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Canon PowerShot SX260 HS
7.8 out of 10

Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

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Reviews and Problems with Canon PowerShot SX260 HS

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Overall 2
2.0

Awful

rakuten
28 January 2015
Overall 2
2.0

The SX280 model has KNOWN Battery related problems

W. Griffith "EveStev", Amazon
13 January 2015
  • Summary: This camera has issues when taking video, the low battery flashes when you try to use the zoom, and the camera will prematurely shut down. Search for this issue on the internet, and read the complaints before spending money on this Cannon camera -- I wish I had.
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Overall 2
2.0

If you plan to video, DO NOT BUY!!!

L. Smith, Amazon
10 September 2014
  • Summary: I had to rate it 1 star purely for the major disappointment in the video/battery performance. This was the main reason I purchased the camera. I wanted to merge my video and still cameras into one portable hybrid.
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Overall 2
2.0

Plagued with Issues

SD, Amazon
10 July 2014
  • Summary: Save your time and money. This camera was brand new when I received it and upon first use the low battery indicator was showing. This happened after I had fully charged the battery. It appears that I am not the only one that encountered this issue.
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Overall 2
2.0

Don't Buy This Camera...

Jon T, Amazon
2 July 2014
  • Summary: Seriously, don't buy this camera... It's a great camera. Takes good pictures. Video quality is average if it can figure out what to actually focus on. 1 star rating is for the battery problem that makes the camera pretty much unusable.
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Overall 2
2.0

nice camera, but using the wifi is a nightmare

Mr. Jeffery M. Meyers, Amazon
24 June 2014
  • Summary: The camera is fine, except for the wifi. You have 2 wifi choices: bad and worse. 1. you can connect to your phone, to do so, you must start up the wifi on the camera, then switch to the phone and have the phone's wifi connect to the camera's wifi, then you have to start up the canon app on the...
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Overall 2
2.0

BUYER BEWARE BATTERY ISSUE ALIVE AND WELL

S. Gossett, Amazon
11 May 2014
  • Summary: AMAZON DO THE RIGHT THING - dont allow any more sales of this camera!! Pictures are amazingly sharp, video playback was excellent, but this camera has a notorious battery issue that Canon has yet to address which makes the camera useless.
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Overall 2
2.0

Battery Problems

Bill, Amazon
17 April 2014
  • Summary: I just got purchased this camera January 2014. I read some review on a battery problem, but it was said the latest firmware fixed this issue. IT DID NOT. I got the camera, charged a new battery and put it in.
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Overall 2
2.0

Really disappointed

Goggla "Goggla", Amazon
19 March 2014
  • Summary: I was so looking forward to purchasing this camera as I have owned several Canons and this looked to be the best point-and-shoot so far. It had so many good reviews, I was so disappointed to apparently get a lemon.
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Overall 2
2.0

Canon is keeping a defective camera on the market

Amazon Customer, Amazon
17 March 2014
  • Summary: I recently order the Canon Powershot SX280 from Amazon with the intent of using it myself and then if I liked it to give one to my daughter as well. It was in response to my daughter asking for advice on her next camera.
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