Reviews and Problems with Canon PowerShot SD4000 IS / IXUS 300 HS / IXY 30S
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Nick Backer, DP Review
3 August 2010
Excerpt: ultra compact camera with good video and performance Conclusion - Pros Very good video-image quality(but IS not so good as by a video-camera) good performance and continuous shooting f=2.0 lens good battery life Conclusion - Cons no full-HD Video Limited or no control over all functions worse marginal sharpness all tele-images seems to be blured(dispite shutter speed over 1/125) compression artefacts in all images(under 10% compression in JPG-Fine) weak colours(red...
Excerpt: In my opinion the Canon SD700 IS beats the SD 4000 in daylight shots hands down. I am disappointed and will be returning this camera and keeping my SD700 for snapshots. I think the combination of 10mp in same size sensor was a mistake. The sensors in both SD700 and SD4000 are almost exactly the same size, the CMOS vs. CCD I would expect better, but I think they tried to cram too many pixels into small sensor, then..