Pros: Very compact camera and has some skimpy manual settings. Strong and well built camera.
Cons: Cannot attach additional lens. A lot of noise when taking in a low light indoor. Flash seems to ee very "rough" that make close objects to be overexposed. Canon should have use an lcd protector. Slow startup time due to moving out of the lens. Useless dig
Cons: My parents have had the S400 for a year, at least 50% of their photos have red-eye when using the flash (even with the red-eye reduction enabled). I have the S410 (basically the same camera) and I do not have red-eye problems. Sitting in the same spot
"nice and small, easy and fun to use, picture quality just OK"
24 May 2004
Pros: Small (but a little heavy), great Canon simple and quick UI.
Cons: The picture quality is mediocre at best. While some of the pictures are just fantastic, it's not reliable: pictures are often over-saturated and/or under-exposed. My olympus c4040 was much more reliable in regular and tricky, low-light situations. This
Pros: The S400 is nice and small, handy for vacation or party pictures.
Cons: The original battery didn't hardly last and there was no power indicator to warn me that I was running out of juice. Bought a DigiPower battery pack and LowePro camera bag right away, very necessary. Though the bag did not stop the camera LCD from break