Nine Canon SX230 HS owners who reviewed it thought it was able to produce good images. Six years ago Digitalversus.com said in their Canon SX230 HS review “It takes high-quality photos, films great video”. In the same month expert review site Techmagnifier.com said “The masses have always wanted a powerful camera which would enable them to click distant things and yet get clear images”. Expert review site Photographyblog.com mentioned “The Canon PowerShot SX230 HS is the latest travel-zoom camera to hit the market, offering a 14x zoom lens and a sensible 12 megapixel back-illuminated image sensor” in their review of the Canon SX230 HS.
Two Canon SX230 HS owners who reviewed the Canon SX230 HS thought it was good in low light. Digitalcamerareview.com wrote “The Canon SX230 lives up to its "HS" High Sensitivity designation with improved low light performance over its SX210 predecessor” in their review of this digital camera. Cameralabs.com said on expert website Camera Labs “The HS suffix stands for High Sensitivity, providing enhanced low light perfor”.
Two Canon SX230 HS owners who purchased the product thought it had a good picture resolution. Expert review site Ephotozine.com mentioned “The SX230 has slower continuous shooting” .
One customer who purchased it reckoned that it had a good ISO range. Expert review site Amateurphotographer.co.uk said “It would be nice to see a more extensive aperture range, greater ISO span and performance, as well as the inclusion of raw capture” in their review of the Canon SX230 HS.