Summary: The Canon Powershot ELPH 300 HS (IXUS 220 HS) is one of several new compact digital cameras recently released by Canon with a new naming convention – “Powershot ELPH xxx HS” rather than “Powershot SDxxx IS.
Pros: Excellent ergonomics, Instant startup, High quality video
Cons: Poorly attached port cover, Flash inconveniently located, Occasional overexposure
Summary: The Canon IXUS 220 HS is priced at Rs. 14,995 and offers good value for money. Performance coupled with good looks makes this camera a worth buy. With a bundle of features in it, the IXUS 220 HS is something that should not be overlooked, if you want a compact point and shoot camera.
Summary: The Canon IXUS 220HS is a very capable point-and-shoot camera that produces well-detailed, natural-looking images. If you're after a pocket-sized camera to keep with you that is fast and requires little manual interaction, then this camera is worth considering.
Canon IXUS 220 HS review: A slim compact camera with a good image sensor, great for everyday use
Good Gear Guide.au
20 April 2011
Conclusion: The Canon IXUS 220 HS is perfect for anyone who wants a small camera that can be carried easily in a pocket. It's an automatic camera, yet it's capable of capturing clear and vibrant images, even in low-light conditions.
Pros: Slim design, Well built, Good image quality
Cons: Shutter button sometimes feels too soft, Tracking focus wasn't always accurate
Conclusion: This competent user-friendly model has slightly more than one might expect from a typical “auto everything” camera lurking under its proverbial bonnet. Smart Auto is a reliable mode if all you want to engage in is happy snapping - automatically switching to macro mode if faced with a flower close to...
Pros: Fair value given the better than expected feature set and noise free performance in lower light, good build quality, larger than average buttons for an ultra compact
Cons: Lack of handgrip, small-ish 2.7-inch screen, no 3D mode