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Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

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Canon PowerShot SX260 HS
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A good spec and multi award winning compact digital camera
Compact 12.1MP 20x 208g Dec 2014
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Canon PowerShot SX260 HS Review

With outstanding reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS number 494 across all digital cameras.
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Reviews
208 Reviews + 13 Awards
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Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has very good expert reviews and outstanding user reviews with an average overall rating of 88%, based on 208 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 digital cameras 2018.
This Canon digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Average optical zoom
Larger than average minimum aperture number
Lower than average megapixels
Only 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels video resolution

What is This Digital Camera Best Used For?

62
Sports Photography
Good
64
Wildlife Photography
Good

Should You Buy it Now?

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There is a 90% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS Video Reviews

How Big is the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS?

The Canon PowerShot SX260 HS is 106.3mm wide and 61mm tall. It is 32.7mm deep and weighs 208g.

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Canon PowerShot SX260 HS In-Depth Analysis

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Features

4000 X 3000 Pixels Image Resolution

The PowerShot SX260 HS has a maximum image resolution of 4000 x 3000 pixels. That's 25% lower image resolution than the most common resolution of 4608 x 3456 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 Canon PowerShot SX260 HS of only 12.1MP is lower than 81% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the PowerShot SX260 HS of 20x is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 21% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 is known as "Full HD".

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Average Camera Shutter Speed

The Canon PowerShot SX260 HS's camera shutter speed of 0.000313s is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is longer than 59% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the PowerShot SX260 HS of 3.5 is larger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 11% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabiliser

The Canon PowerShot SX260 HS has an image stabiliser. 71% of cameras also have an image stabiliser.

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Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The Canon PowerShot SX260 HS's maximum ISO sensitivity of 3,200 is pretty standard compared to most other cameras. It is higher than 61% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

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The Canon PowerShot SX260 HS has a built-in flash. 68% of cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Average Weight

The PowerShot SX260 HS's weight of 208g is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is heavier than 50% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the PowerShot SX260 HS of 0.435" is relatively standard compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 24% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The Canon PowerShot SX260 HS features flash exposure compensation, unlike 81% of cameras which do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Has an Orientation Sensor

The Canon PowerShot SX260 HS has an orientation sensor. 93% of cameras do not have an orientation sensor.

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Average Digital Zoom

The PowerShot SX260 HS's digital zoom of 4x is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is in the biggest 25% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Only 230 Battery Life

The PowerShot SX260 HS is a camera that takes 230 shots battery life. Most of the other digital cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life.

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Features Face Detection

The PowerShot SX260 HS features face detection, unlike 89% of digital cameras which do not feature face detection.

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Network Ready

The PowerShot SX260 HS is network ready. 99% of cameras are not network ready.

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Supports Live View

The PowerShot SX260 HS supports live view. 84% of cameras do not support live view.

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Supports Custom Colours

The Canon PowerShot SX260 HS supports custom colours, unlike 94% of digital cameras which do not support custom colours.

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Only 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Video Resolution

A video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels is equivalent to Full HD video. You will require a Full HD TV or better to appreciate this level of detail.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

The Canon PowerShot SX260 HS does not support Wi-Fi, although this is within the context that 72% of digital cameras also do not support Wi-Fi.

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

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the PowerShot SX260 HS of only 20mm is shorter than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is shorter than 93% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a GPS

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The PowerShot SX260 HS has a GPS, unlike 90% of digital cameras which do not have a GPS.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most other digital cameras, the PowerShot SX260 HS does not feature bluetooth. 95% of cameras do not feature bluetooth.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The Canon PowerShot SX260 HS has an external flash connector, which is unusual. 87% of digital cameras do not have an external flash connector.

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Features Multi Burst Mode

The PowerShot SX260 HS features multi burst mode. 87% of digital cameras do not feature multi burst mode.

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

The maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the PowerShot SX260 HS of 500mm is in the longest 32% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS of 3" is larger than average when compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 66% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The average display diagonal of all digital cameras is 2.9", with the smallest being 1" and the largest being 7.5".

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Has an HDMI Port

The PowerShot SX260 HS has an HDMI port. 74% of cameras do not have an HDMI port.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon sx260hs, canon a38910, canon 121mp, canon w20x

Barcodes:

00013803146448, 00013803146462, 00013803146479, 00138031464628, 00138031464796, 00151903416204, 00714574580432, 00714574580470, 03610170846253, 08714574580432, 08714574580449, 08714574580470, 08714574580487, 08714574580500, 08714574580517, 08714574580524, 08714574580555, 08714574580562, 08714574583570, 08714574583594, 08714574583617, 08714574583631

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