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Canon PowerShot SX420 is

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Canon PowerShot SX420 IS
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Canon PowerShot SX420 is Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Canon PowerShot SX420 is number 101 across all digital cameras and number 264 in best selling cameras.
90
Reviews
26 Reviews
97
Value for Money
Excellent
82
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 86?

It has excellent user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 73%, based on 26 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 great features:
Higher than average megapixels
Bigger than average optical zoom
Average minimum aperture number
Has an image stabilizer
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Instant HD movies
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Stunning results
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Canon PowerShot SX420 IS Video Reviews

How Big is the Canon PowerShot SX420 IS?

The Canon PowerShot SX420 IS is 104.4mm wide and 85.1mm tall. It is 69.1mm deep and weighs g.

Canon PowerShot SX420 IS front dimensions
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Canon PowerShot SX420 is In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Fantastic Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $182.74 it is still cheaper than 77% of cameras.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Canon PowerShot SX420 IS and the United States price of $182.74 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £370.00 ($370.00).

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Features

Higher Than Average Megapixels

Across all the cameras the megapixels range from 0.3MP to 80MP, and the average megapixels is 16MP. The Canon PowerShot SX420 IS's sensor megapixels of 20MP is in the highest 23% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Canon PowerShot SX420 IS of 42x is in the biggest 8% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The PowerShot SX420 IS has a maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The worst resolution of all cameras is 160 x 120 pixels and the best is 3840 x 3840 pixels. A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Canon PowerShot SX420 IS's minimum aperture number of 3.5 is pretty average compared to most other cameras. It is larger than 95% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon PowerShot SX420 IS has an image stabilizer, as do 78% of cameras.

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Very Low Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The PowerShot SX420 IS's maximum ISO sensitivity of only 1,600 is lower than average when compared to most other cameras. It is in the lowest 10% of all cameras when sorted by this feature. The ISO sensitivities (max) of cameras range from 200 to 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000.

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Has a USB Connectivity

The PowerShot SX420 IS has a USB connectivity. 87% of cameras do not have a USB connectivity.

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Supports Direct Printing

The Canon PowerShot SX420 IS supports direct printing. 89% of digital cameras do not support direct printing.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The Canon PowerShot SX420 IS features brightness adjustment. 78% of cameras do not feature brightness adjustment.

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Supports Wi-Fi

The PowerShot SX420 IS supports Wi-Fi. 69% of digital cameras do not support Wi-Fi.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The display resolutions of cameras range from 23,000 pixels to 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 620,000 pixels. The PowerShot SX420 IS's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is lower than 77% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Self-Timer

The PowerShot SX420 IS has a self-timer, which is unusual. 82% of cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Canon PowerShot SX420 IS supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 87% of digital cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the PowerShot SX420 IS of 3" is relatively average compared to most other cameras. It is in the largest 55% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the PowerShot SX420 IS of 4x is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is in the biggest 11% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Orientation Sensor

The PowerShot SX420 IS has an orientation sensor, which is unusual. 92% of cameras do not have an orientation sensor.

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The PowerShot SX420 IS features flash exposure compensation. 79% of cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Supports Live View

The Canon PowerShot SX420 IS supports live view, unlike 83% of cameras which do not support live view.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The image sensor size of the PowerShot SX420 IS of 0.435" is pretty typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 38% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 195 Battery Life

Most digital cameras take between 4 and 4,699 battery life, including the PowerShot SX420 IS which takes 195 battery life.

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Has a GPS (satellite)

GPS (satellite)

The PowerShot SX420 IS has a GPS (satellite), unlike 89% of cameras which do not have a GPS (satellite).

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The Canon PowerShot SX420 IS features contrast adjustment, which is unusual. 83% of digital cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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

The PowerShot SX420 IS's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 24mm is shorter than average when compared to most other cameras. It is shorter than 92% of all cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon powershot 1068c001, canon 1068c001, canon 1069c001, canon mp42x

Barcodes:

00013803269345, 04549292056488, 04549292056556

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