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Canon PowerShot SD870 IS / Digital IXUS 860 IS / IXY 910 IS

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  • User Score (421)
    8.9 8.9 from 421 reviewers
  • Expert Score (35)
    8.0 8.0 from 35 reviewers
  • Design (7)
    6.5 6.5 from 7 reviewers
  • Value for money (26)
    5.5 5.5 from 26 reviewers
  • Features (11)
    5.5 5.5 from 11 reviewers
  • Ease of use (13)
    5.9 5.9 from 13 reviewers
  • Performance (33)
    5.8 5.8 from 33 reviewers
  • Picture quality (46)
    5.5 5.5 from 46 reviewers
  • Durability (3)
    6.6 6.6 from 3 reviewers
  • Battery performance (8)
    4.8 4.8 from 8 reviewers
  • Display (28)
    6.0 6.0 from 28 reviewers
  • Photo quality (2)
    5.6 5.6 from 2 reviewers
  • Video quality (4)
    6.3 6.3 from 4 reviewers
  • Ergonomics (28)
    5.3 5.3 from 28 reviewers
  • Portability (2)
    6.6 6.6 from 2 reviewers
  • Build quality (3)
    5.9 5.9 from 3 reviewers
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This point and shoot digital camera has 8 megapixels for its resolution having a wide angle 3.8 x optical zoom. This unit also has an optical image stabilizer, red-eye correction and face detection technologies. It too has a touch control dial for easier switching of functions and setting of options. More so, there’s that safety zoom and digital tele-converter to achieve extra telephoto reach.

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The camera weighs 155 grams and has dimensions of 9.3 x 2.6 x 5.9 cm. It has automat…

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This point and shoot digital camera has 8 megapixels for its resolution having a wide angle 3.8 x optical zoom. This unit also has an optical image stabilizer, red-eye correction and face detection technologies. It too has a touch control dial for easier switching of functions and setting of options. More so, there’s that safety zoom and digital tele-converter to achieve extra telephoto reach.

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The camera weighs 155 grams and has dimensions of 9.3 x 2.6 x 5.9 cm. It has automatic focus adjustment as well as frame movie shooting mode. Its flash memory is 32MB and has a built-in flash. This unit functions because of a Li-ion battery which is already included upon purchase. Canon’s Digital IXUS 860 IS has a self timer delay with either two or ten second option. The flash mode can also be modified to red-eye reduction, fill-in mode, auto mode, slow synchro and others.

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  • Help!! pictures aren't good in certain lighting...

    Hi all..I need help..I LOVE this camera..just got it..but one thing.. I am having problems with my pictures being dark..in certain lighting..I went to a wedding..@ 3..good lighting same as reception..and my pictures..where dark..I tried everything...literally..I was changing the modes and nothing worked..do you have any suggestions.. or what I need to try or what I am doing wrong...

    Answered by KristoferB 2008-09-05:

    from everything I've read there isn't much you can do, the camera itself has very poor low lighting