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Canon PowerShot SX30 IS
6.8 out of 10

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

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Reviews and Problems with Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

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Overall 6
6.0

SX30 is the old model

Richard, rakuten
9 November 2011
  • Summary: Canon PowerShot SX30 old model Canon SX40 HS new model: While the SX30 maybe a good camera, Canon updated, replaced or fixed the problems in low lighting, speed, etc. The SX40 HS is a few dollars more, but you get a FIVE Star camera.
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Overall 6
6.0

Nice Package

Cameta Camera customer, rakuten
30 August 2011
  • Summary: I purchased this camera because I had been using an earlier version (S2IS)and liked it. I found the auto setting resulted in poor quality and at times wanted to return to my older camera. Unfortunately I took the camera to the park and left it there and when I returned it was gone..
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Overall 6
6.0

My SX10IS was better.

Jerry N. "long-time SF and history lover", Amazon
27 November 2010
  • Summary: I was very disappointed - this camera is not up to the standard set by the SX10IS. The pictures too grainy at long telephoto (500-840mm) and shutter works slow on normal (HH) people shots. There is a noticeable delay from when you shoot to when it snaps pic. Oh well.
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Overall 6
6.0

A Step Back From the SX10IS; Superior Zoom, Poor Image Quality

Ryan S. Sarver "jzerot1437", Amazon
3 November 2010
  • Summary: About a year and a half ago I purchased the Canon SX10IS, but even before that I was an owner of the S3IS--in many ways the predecessor to the SX Superzoom line. The SX10IS produced some amazing shots of my trip to Italy, New York City's Halloween Parade, and just general scenery I shot in my spare...
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Overall 6
6.0

Nothing but smoke and mirrors......

freestyleFrEaK, Amazon
19 October 2010
  • Summary: I purchased a new SX30is as a replacement and upgrade to my SX20is I had for 8 months. The 24 mm wide angle and 35X optical zoom looked quite appealing to me however reading the fact the megapixels had been bumped up to 14.1 (from the 12.1 in the SX20is) on the same image sensor had me concerned...
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Overall 6
6.0

Good pictures, but slow focusing and shots. LCD failed so returning.

Pete, Amazon
3 January 2012
  • Summary: Bought this camera after much research. I had a Canon Ixus point-and-shoot camera for many years which only had a 3x zoom, and wasn't overly impressed with its photos but did take lots of video which seemed very good for the size of camera - eventually its died so I thought I'd go for something with...
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Overall 6
6.0

Chromatic Aberration Problems

David Hampshire, Amazon
18 June 2011
  • Summary: I have spent some time trying to sort out the chromatic aberration (CA) which causes purple and green fringing around bright objects or for example leaves in a bright sky. This is particularly noticeable at wide angles.
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Overall 6
6.0

Great Zoom - Can Produce Awful Images

A. Alves-Areias, Amazon
13 October 2010
  • Summary: I had this camera for less than a fortnight and even then I didn't take it back earlier because I wasn't able to get to the shop. Yes, it's got a great zoom (it got a star for that). It is very impressive and images at 840 mm come out ok considering the distance.
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Overall 6
6.0

User Review

Рудык Татьяна, Yandex
2 November 2013
  • Excerpt: Брать только фанатам зума
  • Pros: Отличный зум
  • Cons: Шумит при любых ИСО, только в солнечный день фотографии приемлемы.
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Overall 6
6.0

Luise

Luise, Amazon
12 January 2013
  • Summary: Ich habe meine Kamera nun seit einem Jahr. Meine Schwestern nutzen diese auch, dementsprechend kommt sie rum. Die Kamera ist eine typische Canon Kamera wie man sie kennt. Was bedeutet, dass die Bedienung eher leicht ist. Ich finde, dass sie super funktioniert. Nie Probleme gehabt!
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