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GE A1250

$46.79
A great value for money and critically acclaimed 12.2 megapixel 5 times zoom factor digital camera
Compact 12.2MP 5x Yes Aug 2012
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Brand New GE - A1250 12.2MP 5x Optical/5.7x Digital Zoom Camera (Black) - Canada (Brand new, unopened) - on
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GE A1250 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with very good reviews, we have ranked the GE A1250 number 330 across all digital cameras.
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Why Has it Scored 61?

It has very good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 90%.
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 2017.
This GE digital camera has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in flash
1" image sensor size
Quite low megapixel
Quite small display diagonal

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GE A1250 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Excellent Expert Reviews

This camera received a rating of 90% from camera expert review site about.com. Experts think this GE camera is one of the very best cameras.

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GE Has Very Good Reviews for Its Digital Cameras

Based on 150 expert and user reviews (including 12 verified purchases), GE has very good reviews for its digital cameras. GE also has very good reviews specifically within its cameras range compared to other brands.


Features

Quite Low Megapixel

Cameras have megapixels of between 0.3MP and 80MP. With a megapixel of only 12.2 megapixels, the GE A1250 has one of the lower megapixels amongst cameras of this age.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 145 grams, the GE A1250 has a relatively standard weight compared to most of the other cameras.

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1" Image Sensor Size

This camera has a 1|1/2.3" image sensor size, which is the most frequently found image sensor size on cameras.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 5 times zoom factor, the GE A1250 has a pretty standard optical zoom compared to most of the other cameras.

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Has a Built-In Flash

built-in flash

The GE A1250 has a built-in flash. Most of the other cameras also have a built-in flash.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

At only 2.5 inches, the GE A1250 has a fairly small display diagonal compared to most of the other cameras. The display diagonals of digital cameras range from 0.5" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 2.9".

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Very Small Maximum Aperture Number

With a maximum aperture number of only 4.7, the GE A1250 has a quite small maximum aperture number compared to most of the other cameras. Across all the cameras the maximum aperture numbers range from 1.8 to 130, and the average maximum aperture number is 11.

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Features Smile Detection

The GE A1250 features smile detection, as do most of the other cameras.

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Quite Big Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 5.7 times zoom factor, the GE A1250 has a fairly big digital zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras. The average digital zoom of cameras is 11x.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

This digital camera has a still image resolution(s) of 640 x 480, which is the most commonly found still image resolution(s) on cameras.

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Quite Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of cameras is 26mm. The GE A1250 has one of the longest minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) (35 millimeters) amongst digital cameras of this age.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The GE A1250 does not support Full HD video, unlike most of the other digital cameras.

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Only 320 X 240 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the GE A1250 is 320 x 240 pixels. That's 92% less video resolution than the most common video resolutions of 1280 x 720 pixels. Digital cameras video resolutions range from 320 x 120 pixels to 4096 x 2160 pixels.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The GE A1250 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other cameras.

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Only 140 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

The GE A1250 is a camera that takes 140 shots battery life (CIPA standard).

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Only 640 Pixels Video Resolution

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Very Small Maximum Memory Card Size

With a maximum memory card size of only 8 gigabytes, the GE A1250 has one of the smaller maximum memory card sizes amongst digital cameras of this age. Cameras have maximum memory card sizes of between 1GB and 2.1TB.

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Does Not Feature Bluetooth

The GE A1250 does not feature bluetooth, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other cameras also do not feature bluetooth.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

It was August 2012 when GE released the A1250.


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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

brand optical57x, ge a1250bk, ge a1250sl

Barcodes:

00810027012371, 00810027012388, 00810027012401, 00810027016980

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