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Canon PowerShot ELPH 160

$79.99
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Canon PowerShot ELPH 160
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Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 number 96 across all digital cameras.
95
Reviews
468 Reviews
99
Value for Money
Excellent
92
Features
Fully-Featured
93
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 93?

It has very good user reviews but below average expert reviews. 94% of buyers recommended this digital camera to others.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better digital cameras are available. View the latest cameras 2018.
It has some great features:
Higher than average megapixels
5152 x 3864 pixels image resolution
Average optical zoom
Smaller than average minimum aperture number
8x optical zoom
20.0 megapixel* sensor
720p HD video
Smart AUTO
Compatibility with canon connect station cs100
ECO mode
Help button

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $79.99 to $62.99 in the last 42 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 76% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 Video Reviews

How Big is the Canon PowerShot ELPH 160?

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 is 95.2mm wide and 54.3mm tall. It is 22.1mm deep and weighs 111g.

Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 front dimensions
Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 size in context

Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Fantastic Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $62.99 it is still in the cheapest 3% of digital cameras.

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Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

The average megapixels of all digital cameras is 16MP, with the lowest being 0.3MP and the highest being 80MP. The megapixels of the PowerShot ELPH 160 of 20MP is higher than 79% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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5152 X 3864 Pixels Image Resolution

The PowerShot ELPH 160 has a maximum image resolution of 5152 x 3864 pixels. That's 25% higher resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all digital cameras the worst resolution is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Average Optical Zoom

The PowerShot ELPH 160's optical zoom of 8x is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 46% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The PowerShot ELPH 160 has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. The resolution of all digital cameras ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Smaller Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the PowerShot ELPH 160 of only 3.2 is in the smallest 27% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 160's maximum ISO sensitivity of only 1,600 is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 15% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature. Digital cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Very Light

The PowerShot ELPH 160's weight of only 111g is in the lightest 10% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. Across all the cameras the weights range from 50g to 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g.

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Has a Wrist Strap

The PowerShot ELPH 160 has a wrist strap, which is unusual. 91% of digital cameras do not have a wrist strap.

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Only 230 Battery Life

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 is a digital camera that takes 230 shots battery life.

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Average Digital Zoom

The PowerShot ELPH 160's digital zoom of 4x is pretty typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 68% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

Like most other digital cameras, the PowerShot ELPH 160 does not support Full HD video. 76% of digital cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of digital cameras range from 1" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9". The Canon PowerShot ELPH 160's display diagonal of only 2.7" is in the smallest 15% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The PowerShot ELPH 160 does not have an HDMI. 55% of digital cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Slower Than Average Flash Recharging Time

Cameras have flash recharging times of between 1s and 15s, and the average flash recharging time is 5.6s. The flash recharging time of the Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 of 10s is in the slowest 24% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 of 0.435" is pretty average compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 81% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The lowest display resolution of digital cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 610,000 pixels. The PowerShot ELPH 160's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is in the lowest 9% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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5152 X 3864 Still Image Resolution

The PowerShot ELPH 160 supports a maximum still image resolution of 5152 x 3864. That's over six times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1712 x 1712. Across all cameras the worst resolution is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 does not have a GPS (satellite). 89% of cameras also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Does Not Have an External Flash Connector

The PowerShot ELPH 160 does not have an external flash connector. 86% of digital cameras also do not have an external flash connector.

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Longer Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Canon PowerShot ELPH 160 of 28mm is in the longest 9% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

electronics world 8194b001, canon 8194b001, canon 0137c001

Barcodes:

00013803213607, 00013803252675, 00013803252897, 00013803252903, 00013803252910, 00115970995642, 00138032136074, 00168141304316, 00490561014590, 00763109148355, 05269692851993, 06953041256476

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