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Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS

$189.99
Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS
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Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS number 145 in best selling cameras and number 184 across all digital cameras.
92
Reviews
450 Reviews + 3 Awards
89
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 83?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with 86% of buyers recommending this digital camera to others.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
This Canon digital camera has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
DIGIC 4+ image processor
Easily print your favorite moments
ECO mode
Intelligent IS
Smart AUTO
Hybrid auto
Mobile device connect button
Capture stunning 1080p full HD video with A dedicated movie button
16.0 megapixel high-sensitivity CMOS sensor
Bigger than average optical zoom
Creative shot mode
Built-in NFC (near field communication) for easier wi-fi connectivity
Built-in wi-fi makes sharing quick and easy
12x optical zoom
Style that connects
Average minimum aperture number
Has an image stabilizer
Available in 31 languages

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Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS Video Reviews

How Big is the Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS?

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS is 99.7mm wide and 57.6mm tall. It is 22.4mm deep and weighs 130g.

Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS front dimensions
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Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $189.99 it is still in the cheapest 13% of cameras.

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Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the PowerShot ELPH 340 HS of 16MP is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 60% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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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 commonly found resolution on cameras.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the PowerShot ELPH 340 HS of 12x is in the biggest 29% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on cameras.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS of only 3,200 is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 27% of all cameras when ranked by this feature. Cameras have ISO sensitivities (max) of between 200 and 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the PowerShot ELPH 340 HS of 3.6 is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 86% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Light

The lightest digital camera is 50g , the heaviest is 1.5kg, and the average weight is 300g. The weight of the PowerShot ELPH 340 HS of only 130g is in the lightest 24% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS has a built-in flash, as do 68% of cameras.

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Supports Full HD Video

Full HD video

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS supports Full HD video, which is unusual. 76% of cameras do not support Full HD video.

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Has a Wrist Strap

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS has a wrist strap, which is unusual. 91% of digital cameras do not have a wrist strap.

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Only 190 Battery Life

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS is a camera that takes 190 shots battery life.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the PowerShot ELPH 340 HS of 4x is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 85% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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4608 X 2592 Still Image Resolution

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS supports a maximum still image resolution of 4608 x 2592. That's over four times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 digital camera, which is the most common resolution supported by cameras. The worst resolution of all cameras is 384 x 480 and the best is 6016 x 4016.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS's image sensor size of 0.435" is fairly average compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 75% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS features contrast adjustment. 83% of digital cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Supports Live View

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS supports live view, which is unusual. 83% of cameras do not support live view.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS supports Wi-Fi. 69% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Average Display Diagonal

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS's display diagonal of 3" is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 65% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS of only 7 is in the smallest 20% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080|640 x 480 pixels, which is the most frequently supported resolution on cameras.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS supports direct printing, unlike 89% of cameras which do not support direct printing.

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Slower Than Average Flash Recharging Time

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS's flash recharging time of 10s is slower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the slowest 11% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature. The fastest flash recharging time of cameras is 1s, the slowest is 15s, and the average flash recharging time is 5.6s.

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Has a Self-Timer

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS has a self-timer, unlike 82% of cameras which do not have a self-timer.

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Features Saturation Adjustment

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS features saturation adjustment. 87% of cameras do not feature saturation adjustment.

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

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 24mm is shorter than 82% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The PowerShot ELPH 340 HS supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 87% of cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 9347b001, canon 9350b001

Barcodes:

00012304131885, 00013803239928, 00013803239935, 00013803239942, 00014445818700, 00088022104272, 00138032399288, 00138032399356, 00138032399424, 00172304233597, 00398450885736, 00400002739180, 00503415478094, 00617407475487, 00617407475494, 00671046196264, 00803982869203, 00870538272015

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