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Canon PowerShot SD300 / IXUS 40 / IXY 50
3.9 out of 10

Canon PowerShot SD300 / IXUS 40 / IXY 50

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Overall 8
8.0

Canon PowerShot SD300 Digital Elph

PC Magazine
20 December 2004
  • Conclusion: The Canon PowerShot SD300 Digital Elph takes great pictures, despite its tiny size. It's stylish, built like a very small tank, and fun to use.
  • Pros: Excellent daylight images and very good flash shots. Good menus. Tiny and tough.
  • Cons: Mediocre recycle times. Smallish LCD, Optical viewfinder placement could be better.
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Overall 8
7.5
Value for money 8
7.5
Features 8
7.5
Ease of use 8
7.5
Performance 8
7.5
Picture quality 10
10

Expert Review

Digital Camera Magazine
6 January 2007
  • Summary: Canon pulls off a hat trick here by offering a ‘fun’ picture-taking experience, good-quality images nearly every time and a stylish design that almost makes the Ixus 40 a fashion accessory.
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Overall 8
8.0

Canon Digital IXUS 40

Pocket Lint
22 November 2004
  • Pros: Excellent image quality, metering and AF combine with full manual control (if you want it) and wrapped in a very stylish package to boot.
  • Cons: Disappointingly fuzzy optical viewfinder and plastic battery/memory card bay cover mar an otherwise excellent package.
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Overall 8
8.0

Canon Digital Ixus 40

Absolut Photo
12 February 2007
  • Excerpt: Le Canon Digital Ixus 40 est un appareil "bijou" ! Ce concept exprime bien le raffinement que Canon a voulu donner à son appareil doté d'un capteur 4 mégapixels, d'une finesse et d'une compacité remarquables.
  • Pros: Finition bijou, Simplicité d'utilisation, L'écran LCD de 5 cm
  • Cons: Trépied légèrement excentré par rapport à l'objectif
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Overall 8
8.1

Canon Digital IXUS 40 (IXY Digital 50)

CNET
25 May 2005
  • Summary: Canon IXUS 40雖然已是非最新款輕薄機,但出色的效能、金屬機身質感和Canon品質的畫質,如果沒有畫素迷思的話,IXUS 40是目前C/P值極高的隨身機。
  • Pros: 金屬機身、開機快速、DIGIC II影像處理引擎、連拍速度極快、60fps錄影功能
  • Cons: 表殼易刮傷、電池/SD卡槽蓋為塑膠薄片易折壞、望遠端對焦速度稍慢、錄影檔案太大
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Overall 8
7.8

Edle Mini-Digicam: Canon Ixus 40

CNET
18 April 2005
  • Summary: Canons ultrakompaktes 4-Megapixel-Modell präsentiert sich als zuverlässige Kamera für gelegentliche Schnappschüsse und bietet sich für Fotografen, die keinen gesteigerten Wert auf manuelle Einstellmöglichkeiten oder Motivprogramme legen, bestens an.
  • Pros: extrem kompakt, solide Akkulebensdauer, hervorragende Serienbild-Funktion, geringe Auslöseverzögerung, vielseitiger Film-Modus
  • Cons: wenige manuelle Einstellmöglichkeiten oder Motivprogramme, ungenauer Sucher ohne Dioptrien-Anpassung
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Overall 8
7.8

Canon Digital Ixus 40

CNET
30 November 2004
  • Conclusion: Avec l’Ixus 40 Canon entend concurrencer directement la gamme EXilim de Casio. Outre ses dimensions qui lui permettent de se glisser dans n’importe quelle poche, cet appareil photo numérique de 4 mégapixels peut compter sur ses bonnes performances.
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