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Canon ELPH 115 IS
Canon ELPH 115 IS
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Canon ELPH 115 is Digital Camera

Compact Camera 16MP 8x CCD Apr 2013
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Sensor Type Release Date
Reasonably priced
Poor expert reviews
El zoom ptico es de slo 4x y no cuenta con memoria interna, por lo que se necesita comprar una tarjeta de memoria SD

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Reviews

Excellent Brand

We checked 34,085 user and expert reviews (including 1,378 verified purchases) for Canon cameras and found that on average Canon has excellent ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Canon has excellent ratings specifically for its medium megapixel digital cameras. 92% of those that bought a Canon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Poor Expert Reviews

Expert review website parentesis.com scored this medium megapixel camera 60 out of 100. This puts this digital camera in the bottom 12% of all the similar spec cameras that have been available for more than two years when ranked by average expert review score.


Features

Good Technical Features

One customer thought the product had good features. Imaging-Resource.com gave the product a rating of 4 stars and said on expert review site Imaging Resource.com “The Canon ELPH 115 IS features an 8x optical zoom lens (28-2”.


Cuenta Con Las Funciones Movie Digest, Rfaga a Alta Velocidad Y Video En Sper Cmara Lenta

One person concluded that it was good for video recording. Imaging Resource.com wrote “Cuenta con las funciones Movie Digest, rfaga a alta velocidad y video en sper cmara lenta” although they only gave the Canon ELPH 115 IS a score of 1 stars.

El Zoom Ptico Es De Slo 4x Y No Cuenta Con Memoria Interna, Por Lo Que Se Necesita Comprar Una Tarjeta De Memoria SD

One owner who purchased it thought it did not have a good zoom. Three years ago Imaging Resource.com said “El zoom ptico es de slo 4x y no cuenta con memoria interna, por lo que se necesita comprar una tarjeta de memoria SD”.


Other Features

Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The Canon ELPH 115 IS has a built-in flash, as do most of the other medium megapixel digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other digital cameras with a built-in flash currently available including the Sony SLT-A35Y + DT 18-55mm + DT 55-200mm, the Casio EX-ZR1000, or the Nikon 3200 which has better reviews.

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Has a USB 2.0 Port

The ELPH 115 IS has a USB 2.0 port. Most of the other digital cameras of a comparable type and age to this camera also have a USB 2.0 port.

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Display

Very Wide Field of View

When compared to other medium megapixel digital cameras that came out more than two years ago that we have assessed, the Canon ELPH 115 IS's field of view of 100 percent is one of the widest. The average field of view of medium megapixel digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this digital camera is 99%, and the field of views range from 95% to 100%.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

At only 2.7 inches, the Canon ELPH 115 IS has a quite small display diagonal compared to most of the other medium megapixel digital cameras that are a comparable age to this camera. The average display diagonal of cameras that came out around the same time as this camera is 2.9".

There are a number of other 2.7" screen digital cameras currently available that you might also want to look at including because of it's better review score, the SAMSUNG ST96, or the ES75 both from Samsung or the Fujifilm Z110.

If you would prefer a digital camera with a larger display diagonal then you might also want to consider the FinePix x100 Classic Kit (2.8" and higher rated), or the X-E1 (2.9" and higher rated) both from Fujifilm or the Canon PowerShot N2 ($236.00) (2.8" and higher rated).

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Quite Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The ELPH 115 IS has one of the lower display resolutions (numeric) (only 230,000 pixels) amongst medium megapixel digital cameras of this age. Across all the cameras of this type and age the display resolutions (numeric) range from 230 pixels to 1,300,000 pixels.

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Picture Quality

4608 X 3456 Still Image Resolution

The ELPH 115 IS has a 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) found on most cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This digital camera also have still image resolution(s) of 480 x 480, 640 x 360, 1920 x 1080, 2448 x 2448, 3264 x 1832, 3264 x 2176, 3264 x 2448, 3456 x 3456 and 4608 x 2592 and 4608 x 3072. Comparable spec digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years still image resolution(s) range from 640 x 360 to 4928 x 3264.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most frequently found maximum image resolution on cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it.

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Packaging Content

Has a Battery Charger Included

The ELPH 115 IS has a battery charger included. Most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been around for a similar time to this camera also have a battery charger included.

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Has a Hand Strap

The ELPH 115 IS has a hand strap. Most of the other medium megapixel digital cameras that were released more than two years ago also have a hand strap.

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Has a Batteries Included

The ELPH 115 IS has a batteries included. Most of the other medium megapixel digital cameras that have been around for more than two years also have a batteries included.

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Audio

Features Voice Recording

The ELPH 115 IS features voice recording, as do most of the other cameras that were released around the same time as this digital camera.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Canon ELPH 115 IS has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other similar spec digital cameras that were launched around the same time as this digital camera.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports PictBridge

The ELPH 115 IS supports PictBridge. Most of the other medium megapixel digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as this digital camera also support PictBridge.

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Lens System

Fairly Small Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture numbers of medium megapixel digital cameras that were released more than two years ago range from 2.5 to 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 7.4. At 6.9, the Canon ELPH 115 IS has a quite small maximum aperture number compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this camera.

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Quite Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

At 28 millimeters, the Canon ELPH 115 IS has a fairly long minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other similar spec digital cameras that have been available for more than two years. Across all the comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago the minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 4.5mm to 40mm.

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Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the Canon ELPH 115 IS has a pretty typical digital zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

There are a number of alternative 4x digital zoom digital cameras currently available which you might want to consider including the L120, the S3300, or the Coolpix S6200 ($139.99) all from Nikon which has better reviews.

If this Canon digital camera digital zoom is too small for you then you might want to consider the DC1400 ($299.00) (5x), or the DC1400 Pro Duo ($799.98) (5x) both from SeaLife or the HP P550 (5x) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 8 times zoom factor, the Canon ELPH 115 IS has a pretty average optical zoom compared to most of the other medium megapixel digital cameras that have been available for around the same time as this camera.

Alternative 8x optical zoom digital cameras currently available that you might also want to look at include the Casio EX-ZR20, the Canon A4000 IS, or the Fujifilm FinePix JZ200 which has better reviews.

If this Canon digital camera optical zoom is too small for you then you might also want to look at the Panasonic DMC-SZ9 (10x and higher rated), the Samsung 31F (10x and higher rated), or the Olympus VR-340 ($149.99) (10x and higher rated).

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Video

1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the ELPH 115 IS is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's over three times the video resolution of the most frequently found video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels (which is also supported by this Canon digital camera). A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is classified as HD and TVs supporting this resolution are referred to as "HD Ready". However the resolution is not as detailed as Full HD (1920 x 1080). The video resolution of all cameras that were released around the same time as this digital camera ranges from 320 x 120 pixels to 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Light

The weights of digital cameras of this spec and age range from 20g to 1.3kg, and the average weight is 250g. The Canon ELPH 115 IS is fairly light (only 117 grams) compared to most of the other medium megapixel digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this digital camera.

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Flash

Quite Slow Flash Recharging Time

With a flash recharging time of 10 seconds, the Canon ELPH 115 IS has a fairly slow flash recharging time compared to most of the other digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to this digital camera. The flash recharging times of cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this digital camera range from 3s to 15s.

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Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Canon released the ELPH 115 IS.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers canon 8608b001, canon 8602b001
Barcodes 00013803222289, 00013803222302, 00013803222319, 00013803222326, 00031111926507, 00041114801398, 00052778836237, 00132018161005, 00138032222890, 00138032223026, 00138032223194, 00138032223262, 00152772482673

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