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Canon PowerShot SX170 IS
8.9 out of 10

Canon PowerShot SX170 IS

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Overall 5
5.0

Canon PowerShot SX170 IS

PC Magazine
19 January 2014
  • Conclusion: The Canon PowerShot SX170 IS delivers a 16x zoom range at a low price, but images are noisy and the camera is a slow performer.
  • Pros: Sharp lens. 16x zoom range. Good control layout.
  • Cons: Images on the noisy side. Slow performance. So-so rear display. Video capture is limited to 720p. No Wi-Fi. Not exactly pocketable.
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Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

Digital Camera Review
15 October 2013
  • Summary: Travel-zooms look like compact P&S digital cameras, but they feature extra long zoom lenses (typically 10x to 25x) and manual exposure options that are not included on the little auto-exposure only cameras.
  • Pros: Inexpensive, 16X zoom, Excellent image quality for this class of cameras
  • Cons: Older technology
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Overall 8
8.0

Canon PowerShot SX170 IS review

TechRadar UK
14 November 2013
  • Summary: A lithium ion battery improves the already impressive Canon PowerShot SX1 range
  • Pros: Full manual mode, Lithium ion battery, Easy to use
  • Cons: No full HD movie recording, Can take a while to focus while zooming, Lack of CMOS sensor
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Overall 7
7.0
Design 7
7.0
Value for money 8
8.0
Features 8
8.0
Ease of use 8
8.0
Picture quality 7
7.0

Canon PowerShot SX170 IS

PhotographyBLOG
11 November 2013
  • Summary: The new inclusion of rechargeable lithium ion battery rather than bog standard AAs aside, the 16 megapixel Canon PowerShot SX170 IS doesn’t appear massively altered from its SX160 IS forebear.
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon PowerShot SX170 IS Review

ePHOTOzine
31 October 2013
  • Excerpt: The Canon PowerShot SX170 IS was announced in August 2013 and has a 16 megapixel sensor and 16x optical zoom, all in a pocketable body. It is available in red and green for around £149, and updates the
  • Pros: Good battery life, Decent image quality, Easy to use menu system, 1cm minimum focusing distance, Range of creative filters
  • Cons: Flash doesn't pop-up automatically, Continuous shooting is slow, No outstanding / unique features
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Foto.ru
25 February 2015
  • Excerpt: Сверхлегкий 16-кратный суперзум. С легкостью приближайте объект съемки в 16 раз, снимайте детализированные фотографии с разрешением 16 мегапикселей и видео HD с помощью компактной семейной камеры PowerShot SX170 IS.
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Câmera versus Câmera
18 January 2014
  • Conclusion: Essas digitais possuem estabilizador para evitar fotos tremidas, luz assistente de foco, etc. Elas não dispõem de recursos para a produção de imagens 3D ou HDR e são desprovidas de porta HDMI para a conexão com aparelhos de HDTV.
  • Pros: Lente de superzoom óptico 16x e ângulo largo (28 mm) favorece todo tipo de fotografia, Sensor de 16 MP: fotos de até 30 x 40 cm, qualidade profissional de impressão, Grande monitor LCD de 3 polegadas (resolução padrão: 230.000 pontos), Equipada com estabilizador de imagens que se adapta automatic...
  • Cons: Desprovida de visor ocular, item desejado em câmeras do porte da Canon SX170 IS, O alcance do flash limita a 3 m (com zoom, 2 m) sua atuação nos eventos noturnos, Vídeos HD gravados com 25 fps em vez dos 30 fps que garantem melhor qualidade, Sem saída HDMI para conectar a Canon SX170 IS à TVs de...
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Overall 6
6.3
Picture quality 6
6.0

Test: Canon PowerShot SX170 IS (Digitalkamera)

CHIP Online
14 December 2013
  • Excerpt: Fazit: Die Canon PowerShot SX170 IS punktet im Test durch ihren praxisgerechten Brennweitenbereich und den für die Klasse ungewöhnlichen manuellen Einstellmöglichkeiten. Die Bildqualität bleibt allerdings unter dem Durchschnitt, Neuerungen gegenüber dem Vorgängermodell gibt es kaum.
  • Pros: Hohes Tempo, Vielseitiges Zoom, Lange Akkulaufzeit
  • Cons: Rauschen und Kantenschärfe, Wenige Neuerungen, Autofokus im Tele, Farbsäume
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