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Canon Powershot S200

$269.99
A classic and fully featured 10.1 megapixel 5 times zoom factor camera
Compact 10.1MP 5x Yes Feb 2014
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Canon Powershot S200 Review

With very good reviews but mediocre features, we have ranked the Canon Powershot S200 number 490 across all digital cameras.
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Why Has it Scored 48?

It has brilliant user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 77%, based on 19 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer digital cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest cameras 2017.
Customers report is a good size.
This Canon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
1" image sensor size
Has a built-in flash
Quite low megapixel
Only 3648 x 2736 pixels image resolution

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

Having compared the Powershot S200 with other relevant digital cameras, we have concluded that it is average for portrait photography, ranking number 9999999 in portrait photography cameras. It is also average for everyday photography, ranking number 9999999 in everyday photography cameras as well being mediocre for sports photography, ranking number 9999999 in sports photography cameras.
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Canon Powershot S200 Video Reviews


How Big is the Canon Powershot S200?

The Canon Powershot S200 is 99.8mm wide and 59mm tall. It is 26.3mm deep and weighs 181g.

Canon Powershot S200 front dimensions

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Canon Powershot S200 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on four expert reviews from sites including dkamera.de, digitalone.com.sg, Chip.de and techtree.com the average expert rating of this Canon digital camera is 67%.

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Excellent Owner Reviews

Users have rated this Canon digital camera as excellent on average. Over 80% of reviewers gave this camera the highest possible rating of 5 stars. If all the cameras are ranked by average owner review score then this camera is in the top 11%.

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Canon Has Excellent Reviews for Its Cameras

We checked 33,726 user and expert reviews (including 6,880 verified purchases) for Canon cameras and found that on average Canon has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Canon has excellent reviews specifically for its cameras. 96% of those that bought a Canon camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report it is a Good Size

Three people mentioned in their reviews that the Canon Powershot S200 was compact.

  • The competition in the current point and shoot camera segment is very tight…
    Techtree.com November 2013
  • Compact cameras have reached all kinds of people over the past few years…
    Nothingwired.com January 2015
  • Good inexpensive pocket compact…
    David (Amazon) - May 2016
  • Which aspects of it are hardest for compact cameras to get right…
    David (Amazon) - May 2016

Features

Quite Low Megapixel

Across all the digital cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixel is 16MP. With a megapixel of only 10.1 megapixels, the Powershot S200 has a quite low megapixel compared to most of the other cameras.

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Only 3648 X 2736 Pixels Image Resolution

The Canon Powershot S200 has a 3648 x 2736 pixels maximum image resolution which is higher than the 4608 x 3456 pixels maximum image resolution found on most cameras. Cameras maximum image resolutions range from 2592 x 1944 pixels (worst) to 7680 x 5120 pixels (best).

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Average Weight

With a weight of 181 grams, the Powershot S200 has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other cameras.

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1" Image Sensor Size

This camera has a 1|1/1.7" image sensor size, which is typical of many cameras.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 5 times zoom factor, the Powershot S200 has a pretty typical optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The Powershot S200 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other cameras.

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Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the Powershot S200 has a fairly average display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of only 4 times zoom factor, the Canon Powershot S200 has a fairly small digital zoom compared to most of the other cameras. The digital zooms of cameras range from 0.72x to 810x.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The Powershot S200 has an external flash connector. Most of the other cameras also have an external flash connector.

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Supports Live View

The Powershot S200 supports live view, as do most of the other digital cameras.

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Has an Orientation Sensor

The Powershot S200 has an orientation sensor. Most of the other cameras also have an orientation sensor.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon Powershot S200 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other cameras.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The Powershot S200 supports Wi-Fi, as do most of the other cameras.

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Quite Small Minimum Aperture Number

The average minimum aperture number of cameras is 3.4. At only 2, the Canon Powershot S200 has a fairly small minimum aperture number compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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Quite Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of digital cameras is 26mm. At only 24 millimeters, the Canon Powershot S200 has a quite short minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other digital cameras.

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Only 200 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

Most cameras take between 100 and 4,699 battery life (CIPA standard), including the Powershot S200 which takes 200 battery life (CIPA standard).

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camera was released in February 2014.


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We found a cheaper price for the Canon Powershot S200 of £79.99 ($79.99) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $190.00.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04960999987996, 08714574615875, 08714574615912

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