Reviews and Problems with Canon PowerShot SD940 IS / Digital IXUS 120 IS / IXY 220 IS
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Canon IXUS 120 IS Review
What Digital Camera
28 January 2010
Summary: The Canon IXUS 120 IS is a lovely little camera. It's well made, looks great, is easy to use, performs well in all lighting conditions, and it even takes a decent picture. The only real problem is its extremely high price. If it was £100 cheaper it would almost be a bargain.
Canon Digital IXUS 120 IS / PowerShot SD940 IS ELPH
1 January 2010
Summary: The Canon Digital IXUS 120 IS / PowerShot SD940 IS Digital ELPH is a 12.1 Megapixel compact with a stabilised 4x optical zoom lens, and a 2.7in LCD screen. Just 20mm thin, it's Canon's slimmest IXUS / ELPH to date with a wide-angle lens.
Like most recent Canon compacts, the IXUS 120 IS / SD940 IS has automatic scene recognition to improve exposure metering of difficult subjects and face detection for improved focussing, exposure and white balance of shots including...
Pros: Slim and stylish design., 720p HD video and HDMI port., Excellent image quality., Redesigned menu with hints.
Cons: No optical zoom when filming video., Slow continuous shooting., Poor battery life., Playback category data not written to file.
Excerpt: The Canon IXUS 120 IS is one of the smaller pocket digital cameras. You should have no problem slipping it into most pockets. It has 12 megapixels and a wide angle, 4x optical zoom lens. Canon has included image stabilisation and also High Definition movies with the IXUS 120 IS. Aside from these features the functions and controls are inline with most point and shoot cameras. Build quality feels good and the camera sports a simple yet stylish design.
Pros: Picture quality, style, build quality, HD movies, turn on time
Summary: Another in the range from Canon of their superb Ixus Digital Cameras . If anything I think this one is even smaller, but, this does not mean the image quality suffers in any way. This unit is an amazing 12.1MP and gives superb images.