Excerpt: Test: Canon PowerShot SD900 Digital Elph13803070651CanonSD900 Digital ElphAt $425, the 3x zoom (37-111mm equivalent), 10.4-megapixel Canon PowerShot Digital Elph SD900 is the most expensive of the five cameras in this test. Is it really worth the extra hundred some-odd bucks?
Canon PowerShot SD900 or IXUS 900 Ti Digital Camera Review
14 October 2007
Excerpt: Titanium curved body, intuitive, large buttons and nice navigating menu. It performs very fast compared to other cameras, so you wont miss anything, and the low light focusing is also a strong reason for me to like this camera.
Conclusion: Camera manufacturers have been producing expensive special-edition titanium-bodied SLRs for years; the combination of durability, strength and lightness (titanium has the highest strength to weight ratio of any metal) offers some real benefits for large, heavy use professional cameras.
Pros: Excellent resolution, good color, Clean, detailed results at lower ISO settings - ISO 400 usable, with fairly light-handed noise reduction, Reliable exposure system, Fast and accurate focus, Responsive operation, Excellent user interface, easy to use, Face detection AF/AE (it works most of the ti...
Cons: AiAF focus a bit unpredictable - turn it off, Very little manual control, ISO 800 and 1600 of limited use, Some smearing of low contrast fine detail at anything over base ISO, Occasional purple fringing, Still no exposure information for shutter speeds over 1/60 sec, Some corner softness and some...
Conclusion: Canon Digital IXUS 900 Ti compact camera The Canon Digital IXUS 900 Ti is the product of ten years of IXUS; which has led to a stylish design in a high-quality titanium housing. There are no doubts about the fact that the Canon IXUS 900 Ti is pure eye-candy; this camera truly is a top product as far...
Summary: If it’s true that you can’t tell a book by its cover, then the diminutive Canon Powershot SD900 just seems too small and compact to be packing a 10 megapixel wallop. But large file size is only part of the story for a little camera that produces excellent images and color right out of the box.
Pros: Titanium case, Very accurate color reproduction/high image quality, Good battery life, Strong flash, Wide range of ISO values offer shooting versatility, Viewfinder
Excerpt: The numbers are out and Amazon.com has reported a record high of 4 million orders this year breaking the last year’s single-day record of more than 3.6 million orders. Among its top sellers is the Canon Powershot Digital Elph Cameras.
Conclusion: The Canon PowerShot SD900 Digital ELPH features 10 megapixels, 3X zoom, a large (and now high resolution) 2.5 inch LCD, ISO 3200 high sensitivity and a stylish titanium body. The SD900 has a rather standard 3X zoom lens.
Pros: Stylish titanium body; very solid too, High resolution with a good lens, Powerful flash unit, Large high-resolution LCD with good visibility, Unlimited, fast continuous shooting at full resolution, Above average performance, Impressive movie mode, now up to 4 GB, Very good image quality with low ...
Cons: No manual controls, No optical image stabilization (the SD800 has it), No live histogram; very limited exposure information, No movie focus or optical zoom, XGA option is choppy