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Canon PowerShot SX510 Digital Camera

$224.95
$180.97 $43.98 cheaper than 44 days ago
Bridge Camera 12.1MP 30x Dec 2014
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Canon has excellent camera reviews
Supports video recording
Supports Wi-Fi
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Reviews

Canon Has Excellent Camera Reviews

Based on 34,085 expert and user reviews (including 1,203 verified purchases), Canon has excellent ratings for its cameras. Canon also has excellent ratings specifically for its low megapixel digital cameras compared to other manufacturers. 92% of those that bought a Canon digital camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Video

Supports Video Recording

The Canon PowerShot SX510 supports video recording, as do most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that were released around the same time as this digital camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the PowerShot SX510 is 1920 x 1080 pixels. That's over six times the video resolution of a 640 x 480 pixels digital camera, which is the most frequently found video resolution supported by digital cameras of a similar spec and age to this digital camera. 640 x 480 pixels is also supported by this Canon digital camera. In addition, this camera support a video resolutions of 320 x 240 pixels and 1280 x 720 pixels. 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.

This digital camera's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all cameras of this type and age.

The worst supported video resolution amongst comparable types of digital camera is 320 x 240 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many similar spec digital cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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Networking

Supports Wi-Fi

The PowerShot SX510 supports Wi-Fi, unlike most of the other similar spec cameras that came out more than two years ago which do not support Wi-Fi.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other digital cameras which support Wi-Fi currently available including because of it's better review score, the Canon S110.

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Lens System

Very Big Optical Zoom

The average optical zoom of comparable spec cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera is 7.5x. With an optical zoom of 30 times zoom factor, the Canon PowerShot SX510's optical zoom is one of the biggest amongst similar spec digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this digital camera.

It may also be worth considering one of the other 30x optical zoom digital cameras currently available including the Panasonic Lumix DMC-TZ70, or the Canon SX510 HS ($220) which has better reviews.

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Very Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

When compared to other digital cameras of a comparable age and type to this digital camera that we have assessed the maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of, the PowerShot SX510's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 720 millimeters is one of the longest. The average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of low megapixel digital cameras that were launched around the same time as this digital camera is 230mm.

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Fairly Large Minimum Aperture Number

The PowerShot SX510 has one of the larger minimum aperture numbers (3.4) amongst low megapixel digital cameras of this age. The smallest minimum aperture number of low megapixel digital cameras that came out more than two years ago is 1.3, the largest is 11, and the average minimum aperture number is 3.

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Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 4 times zoom factor, the PowerShot SX510 has a pretty typical digital zoom compared to most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that came out around the same time as this camera.

We compared all the other 4x digital zoom digital cameras to this camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ200 ($493.16) is also worth considering.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The PowerShot SX510 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been on the market for more than two years.

We compared all the other digital cameras with an image stabilizer to this digital camera and we think the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX77, and the Canon SX50 HS which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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4000 X 3000 Still Image Resolution

The PowerShot SX510 has a 4000 x 3000 still image resolution(s) which is higher than the 640 x 480 still image resolution(s) found on most cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This Canon digital camera also have still image resolution(s) of 2816 x 2112, 1600 x 1200, 4000 x 2248, 2816 x 1584, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 360, 4000 x 2664, 2816 x 1880, 1600 x 1064, 640 x 424, 2992 x 2992, 2112 x 2112 and 1200 x 1200 and 480 x 480. The worst still image resolution of all cameras of a comparable spec and age to this digital camera is 640 x 360 and the best is 4032 x 3024.

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4000 X 3000 Pixels Image Resolution

This digital camera has a maximum image resolution of 4000 x 3000 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum image resolution on low megapixel digital cameras that were released around the same time as it.

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Other Features

Has a Built-In Flash

has a built-in flash

The PowerShot SX510 has a built-in flash, as do most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that came out more than two years ago.

We compared this digital camera to all the other cameras with a built-in flash and we think because of it's better review score, the Samsung ZZBPWFR is also worth considering.

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Has an HDMI Port

The Canon PowerShot SX510 has an HDMI port. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camera also have an HDMI port.

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Has a USB 2.0 Port

The Canon PowerShot SX510 has a USB 2.0 port. Most of the other digital cameras that have been around for more than two years also have a USB 2.0 port.

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Camera

Supports Live View

The PowerShot SX510 supports live view. Most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that were released around the same time as this camera also support live view.

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Packaging Content

Has a Batteries Included

The PowerShot SX510 has a batteries included, as do most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports PictBridge

The PowerShot SX510 supports PictBridge. Most of the other cameras of this spec and age also support PictBridge.

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Light Exposure

Supports Seven ISO Sensitivities

The PowerShot SX510 has a greater number of ISO speeds than most digital cameras of a comparable age and type to it. This Canon camera supports a 400 ISO sensitivity, which is the most commonly supported ISO sensitivity supported by low megapixel digital cameras that were launched around the same time as this digital camera. The ISO sensitivities "100", "200", "800", "1600", "3200" and "Auto" are also supported by this camera.

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Weight & Dimensions

Heavy

The average weight of cameras of this age and spec is 260g. With a weight of 349 grams, the Canon PowerShot SX510 is one of the heavier low megapixel digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this camera amongst low megapixel digital cameras of this age.

We compared this digital camera to all the other 349g cameras and we think the Canon SX510 HS ($220) which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this camera was released.


Display

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3 inches, the Canon PowerShot SX510 has a relatively standard display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras of this type and age.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other 3" screen cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the Panasonic DMC-LF1.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 08714574610214

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