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Canon SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD

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Canon SX170 is + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD

Canon SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD
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Compact 16MP 16x Yes Jan 2014
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Canon SX170 is + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Canon SX170 is + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD number 971 across all digital cameras.
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Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has very good user reviews but ok expert reviews with an average overall rating of 70%, based on 82 reviews.
This digital camera is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better cameras are available. View the latest digital cameras 2018.
It has some great features:
4608 x 3456 pixels image resolution
Average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Larger than average minimum aperture number
Super easy, canon quality 16x superzoom.\
\\Get 16x closer and shoot detailed 16 megapixel photos and HD movies with ease using the compact, family-friendly powershot sx170 IS. intelligent IS ensures sharp results even at long zoom.\
Canon 16x optical zoom lens with 28mm wide-angle in a compact body. 32x zoomplus.\
16 megapixels for detailed shots and poster-size prints.\
Optical image stabilizer with intelligent IS for sharp photos and steady movies.\
Large 7.5 cm (3.0\") LCD with helpful hints & tips.\
Smart auto mode detects 32 scenes (21 in movies) for point and shoot simplicity

How Big is the Canon SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD?

The Canon SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD is 108mm wide and 71mm tall. It is 43.9mm deep and weighs 251g.

Canon SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD front dimensions
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Canon SX170 is + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD In-Depth Analysis

Features

Average Megapixels

The megapixels of the SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD of 16MP is pretty standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is higher than 48% of all digital cameras when ranked by this feature.

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4608 X 3456 Pixels Image Resolution

This camera has a maximum image resolution of 4608 x 3456 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on digital cameras.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Canon SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD of 16x is relatively standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 38% of all cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution of the SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower video resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Digital cameras resolutions range from 160 x 120 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 3840 pixels (best). A video resolution of 1280 x 720 is known as "HD 720".

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD has an image stabilizer, as do 77% of digital cameras.

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Larger Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD's minimum aperture number of 3.5 is larger than 92% of all cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Lower Than Average Maximum ISO Sensitivity

The lowest maximum ISO sensitivity of cameras is 200, the highest is 820,000, and the average maximum ISO sensitivity is 14,000. The maximum ISO sensitivity of the SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD of only 1,600 is lower than average when compared to most other digital cameras. It is lower than 95% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Canon SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD of 251g is fairly average compared to most other digital cameras. It is heavier than 41% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD has a built-in flash. 68% of digital cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD of 4x is fairly typical compared to most other cameras. It is bigger than 66% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD does not have an HDMI. 55% of cameras also do not have an HDMI.

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Has a Wrist Strap

The Canon SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD has a wrist strap. 91% of digital cameras do not have a wrist strap.

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Supports Live View

The Canon SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD supports live view, unlike 83% of digital cameras which do not support live view.

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Features Brightness Adjustment

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD features brightness adjustment, unlike 78% of cameras which do not feature brightness adjustment.

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

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Canon SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD of 28mm is in the longest 15% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Image Sensor Size

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD's image sensor size of 0.435" is fairly standard compared to most other digital cameras. It is bigger than 13% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Multi-Shot Function

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD features multi-shot function, unlike 90% of digital cameras which do not feature multi-shot function.

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4608 X 3072 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Canon SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD is 4608 x 3072. That's over four times the resolution of a 1712 x 1712 digital camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by digital cameras. Across all digital cameras the resolution ranges from 384 x 480 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Features Flash Exposure Compensation

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD features flash exposure compensation, which is unusual. 79% of digital cameras do not feature flash exposure compensation.

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Very Slow 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 flash recharging time of the Canon SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD of 15s is very slow compared to most other digital cameras. It is slower than 99% of all digital cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has an External Flash Connector

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD has an external flash connector, which is unusual. 86% of digital cameras do not have an external flash connector.

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Supports Direct Printing

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD supports direct printing, unlike 89% of cameras which do not support direct printing.

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Has a Carrying Case

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD has a carrying case, unlike 88% of digital cameras which do not have a carrying case.

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Very Low Display Resolution

The lowest display resolution of cameras is 23,000 pixels, the highest is 6,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 610,000 pixels. The Canon SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD's display resolution of only 230,000 pixels is lower than 89% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD of 3" is relatively typical compared to most other digital cameras. It is larger than 32% of all digital cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Custom Colours

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD supports custom colours, unlike 94% of digital cameras which do not support custom colours.

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Features Contrast Adjustment

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD features contrast adjustment. 83% of digital cameras do not feature contrast adjustment.

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Has an Orientation Sensor

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD has an orientation sensor. 92% of digital cameras do not have an orientation sensor.

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Has a Self-Timer

The SX170 IS + DCC-2500 + 4GB SD has a self-timer, which is unusual. 82% of digital cameras do not have a self-timer.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 8676b001

Barcodes:

00013803229042, 00013803229110, 00138032290424, 00138032291100, 00714574610030, 08714574610030, 08714574610115, 08714574611235, 08714574611273

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