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Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS

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Canon PowerShot SD1100 is Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Canon PowerShot SD1100 is number 515 across all digital cameras.
95
Reviews
42 Reviews + 6 Awards
78
Features
Good Features
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has good expert reviews and marvellous user reviews with an average overall rating of 89%, based on 42 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 2018.
This Canon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Very small optical zoom
Colour swap
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Red-eye correction
ISAPS technology
DIGIC III image processor
Canon innovation enhances your experience
2.5-inch purecolour LCD II for bright, accurate colour with better viewing from wide angles
See the image in a big screen
Motion detection technology automatically reduces blur by calculating subject movement and selecting ideal exposure and ISO settings
Blur is dramatically reduced
Movie
Stitch assist
Colour accent
Has an image stabilizer
Night snapshot
Every shade of individuality for a camera that's all about you!
Features
For a world that's as sharp as you
Refined and stylish 8.0 megapixel digital ELPH with 3x optical zoom and optical image stabilizer
Which colour says the most about you
Stand out from the crowd and personalize your preference with 5 luxurious colours: rhythm & blue, swing silver, pink melody, bohemian brown and golden tone
Canon technology maximizes quality and performance
Enhanced canon face detection technology automatically sets focus, exposure, flash and white balance for greater shooting freedom
Shooting modes
Auto
Camera M
Portrait
PictBridge
Lower than average megapixels
Only 3264 x 2448 pixels image resolution

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How Big is the Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS?

The Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS is 86.8mm wide and 54.8mm tall. It is 22mm deep and weighs 125g.

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Features

Only 3264 X 2448 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest image resolution of the PowerShot SD1100 IS is 3264 x 2448 pixels. That's 50% lower image resolution than a 4608 x 3456 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution. The worst resolution of all cameras is 640 x 480 pixels and the best is 8256 x 6192 pixels.

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Lower Than Average Megapixels

The megapixels of cameras range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The megapixels of the PowerShot SD1100 IS of only 8.3MP is in the lowest 7% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the PowerShot SD1100 IS of only 3x is in the smallest 14% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Video Resolution

The Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS has a maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. That's 85% lower video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels digital camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all cameras the resolution ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 640 x 480 is known as VGA.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS has an image stabilizer. 78% of cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The PowerShot SD1100 IS's minimum aperture number of 2.8 is relatively average compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the largest 38% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The maximum ISO sensitivity of the Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS of only 1,600 is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the lowest 10% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. Across all the cameras the ISO sensitivities (max) range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Very Light

The Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS's weight of only 125g is lighter than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is lighter than 80% of all cameras when sorted 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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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS is 640 x 480 pixels. That's 85% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. In addition, this camera supports a video resolution of 320 x 240 pixels and 160 x 120 pixels. The resolution of all cameras ranges from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 4096 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The PowerShot SD1100 IS has a vari-angle LCD display, unlike 83% of digital cameras which do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Slower Than Average Flash Recharging Time

The average flash recharging time of all digital cameras is 5.6s, with the fastest being 1s and the slowest being 15s. The PowerShot SD1100 IS's flash recharging time of 10s is slower than 75% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Smile Detection

The PowerShot SD1100 IS features smile detection, which is unusual. 89% of digital cameras do not feature smile detection.

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Smaller Than Average Image Sensor Size

The average image sensor size of all cameras is 0.47", with the smallest being 0.25" and the biggest being 1.5". The PowerShot SD1100 IS's image sensor size of only 0.4" is very small compared to most other cameras. It is in the smallest 4% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the PowerShot SD1100 IS of 4x is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 36% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The PowerShot SD1100 IS's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is lower than 73% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. The lowest display resolution of cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS does not have an HDMI. 55% of cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the PowerShot SD1100 IS of only 2.5" is smaller than 92% of all cameras when ordered by this feature. Cameras have display diagonals of between 1" and 7.7", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

The Canon PowerShot SD1100 IS does not have a GPS (satellite), although it is worth keeping in mind that 89% of cameras also do not have a GPS (satellite).

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