Summary: I have had this camera for about 10 years. MY first one needed repairs after about 5 years. It was stolen and I got another one for less than I paid for this one. Canon does not make this anymore so one wonders if the product I got is new.
Summary: I got this camera to replace another similar Canon that I loved to death, literally. It's got all the features I need, most of them on a convenient top mounted button so you don't have to scroll through tons of menu windows.
Summary: My wife had an old Toshiba point and shoot that parts were getting hard to find. found this very good buy on this camera. Easy to operate. Takes great pictures. I would recommend this camera to anyone.
Summary: My wife loves that camera. She has old Canon A700 and she does not want anything else for everyday tasks. The camera is compact and yet it is slick and powerful. You will get a high quality image whenever you use it. Its 6x optical zoom is one of the best for cameras in this class.
Excerpt: The Canon Powershot A700 is my first digital camera - it’s an upgrade from my tried and true Olympus Zoom film camera. I’m very impressed by the multitude of features. It took excellent pictures during a choir trip to the U.K.
Summary: First of all, I'd like to say wow, I bought this camera over 3 years ago for around $400 and it's still selling at around the same price today on Amazon. Having said that, I'm not sure if a lot of people are still buying this camera or are buying newer models (most of the reviews are from 2006 so...
Summary: This is one the best camera I have ever had. Pros: * 6x optical zoom * Manual, Av, Tv modes * 60fps movies * uses standard SD cards and AA batteries * fast startup * excellent pictures at low light or moving subjects * lots of useful features Cons: * does not suport SDHC * batteries run down fast...
Summary: Great camera. Nice daylight and dim light pictures. I am still trying to figure out how to take better fast motion pictures. I recommend this camera to everyone I know that is looking for a nice easy to use, medium weight camera. Also takes fabulous video.