Reviews and Problems with Canon PowerShot A2100 IS
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Value for money 9
Ease of use 10
Picture quality 8
18 September 2009
Conclusion: Canon PowerShot A2100 IS digital camera The Canon PowerShot A2100IS is the successor to the A2000IS and seems to be a camera update that is no more than a Megapixel increase. If you look at the specification list, this may seem exactly the case, yet there are in fact more differences.
Summary: Canon’s “A” series digital cameras have enjoyed amazing popularity with consumers since the introduction of the pioneering little A20 almost ten years ago. That popularity is due in large part to the “A” series reputation for delivering excellent image quality, dependable performance, and impressive...
Pros: Easy to use, Compact size, 6x zoom
Cons: No viewfinder, No handgrip, Auto exposure only
Summary: Canon's Powershot A2100 IS is a good value compact that delivers excellent image quality, a respectable optical zoom range and, despite the lack of manual exposure controls, a good balance between fully automatic modes and more advanced operation.
Pros: 6x zoom with 216mm equivalent max., AA rechargeable batteries., Excellent image quality., Very close macro.
Cons: Bigger than most compacts, Lacking true wide-angle coverage., No optical zoom while filming., No HD video or HDMI port.
Summary: The Canon PowerShot A2100 IS is a good all-rounder. With a broad zoom range, Image Stabilisation and basic feature set, it’s an ideal contender for the point and shoot entry level market. Though it does come at a little bit of a raised asking price and ?
Pros: Image Stabilisation, 3in screen, super close-up macro mode, face detection
Cons: Screen views poorly from many angles, no full manual mode, body on the chunky side, main menu is cumbersome
Summary: The Canon Powershot A2100 IS builds on the key strengths of the previous A2000 model by adding even more beginner-friendly features. The A2100 is a fairly compact camera that produces excellent images in good light, covers a large focal range thanks to the 6x zoom lens, and has a massive 3 inch LCD...
Excerpt: Les Canon A2100 IS et A1100 IS sont deux compacts qui offriront un fiche technique honorable bien que n’ayant au final rien d’enthousiasmant : pour dire les choses autrement, concédons que ces appareils proposent le minimum syndical, mais qu’à l’heure d’une féroce concurrence dans les compacts, les...