Reviews and Problems with Canon PowerShot SD700 IS / Digital IXUS 800 IS / IXY Digital 800 IS
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Perfect camera for the casual everyday user. Six years old and still as new
11 July 2012
Summary: This is the second one of these I've owned; only because the first one is now 6 years old and performing as new. Only one minor complaint about this camera; there is not a battery indicator to warn you when the battery is about dead.
Older camera, but excellent performance and durable.
3 December 2011
Summary: I have have used this camera for years. It is an excellent camera inside and outside. I just did a test with newer cameras and this still takes better pics than the 310 and the one above that with the GPS--both by Cannon. My only complaint is red eye reduction could be improved.
Summary: One of the best cameras I've ever owned. Well... Actually, it is the BEST. What I've had is: Ricoh (640x480, 1997), Epson 700 (1998, still up and running!), Toshiba (don't remember the model, but it had 10x optical zoom, 2003), Canon S1 IS (2004), Canon S5 IS (now), Canon SD700 (now).
Too bad they discontinued it or didn't make a newer model like it. Buy it!
7 July 2011
Summary: I had this camera for over 4 years. It looked and worked as good as the day I got it. I loved this camera! It was stolen while on vacation in May, so I've been looking for another and found one on eBay.
Summary: I currently have the same camera and have had very good luck with it. My friend wanted the same camera because of the ease of using it and the wonderful pictures it takes. The big screen in the back makes it so easy to see what you are taking pictures of.
Summary: I had a SD700 I took to Alaska to back up my DSLR. I found that the SD700 took as good of shots as the DSLR. I found myself using the SD700 for most shots, except for the long telephoto pics of animals. I dropped the SD700 last Aug after taking pics at my grandson's birthday party.
Summary: I have used this particular model for about 4 years. I bought one for my daughter after mine proved to be so reliable. It simply takes great photos. It also has a Canon underwater case which enables one to dive and snorkel. It takes wonderful underwater photos as well.
Summary: I bought this camera after having the same camera for awhile. When I dropped it recently on concrete it broke and rather then repair it I decided to look on Ebay for a replacement. I find this camera easy to use and nice and compact. Perfect for me.