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Canon PowerShot SX600 HS
8.8 out of 10

Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

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Expert Review

Steve's Digicams
4 August 2014
  • Summary: There's also built-in Wi-Fi and Near Field Communication (NFC) technologies to consider. Simply press the Mobile Device Connect Button to pair your SX600 HS with a smartphone or tablet running the iOS or Android Canon Camera Window app. From there, you can connect to a PC, upload your images and videos to the internet, back up files on the Canon Image Sync Cloud, and much, much more. New to most of the 2014 Canon models is Creative Shot Mode. What is it?
  • Pros: Exposure and Color were accurate in all shooting modes, Dedicated Video Capture Button is always ready to record, Intelligent I.S. helps steady the camera while shooting on the go or in low-light, Good overall image quality, 460k dot LCD is great for shooting and viewing images, Good shooting performance, Great Battery Life, Movie Digest gives a new, creative look at a shooting trip, ECO mode extends battery life, Competitively priced
  • Cons: More noise than expected at all ISO settings, Initial WiFi setup was not the easiest we have used., Slow Flash recharge times
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Overall 7
7.0

Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

PC Magazine
12 May 2014
  • Conclusion: The Canon PowerShot SX600 HS is a slim camera with an 18x zoom lens and Wi-Fi, but its images are on the noisy side.
  • Pros: Sharp lens. Quick focus. 18x zoom range. Creative Shot function. Wi-Fi.
  • Cons: Noisy images. No high-speed burst shooting. Limited control when using Creative Shot.
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Overall 6
6.0

Canon PowerShot SX600 HS Review

Digitaltrends
9 May 2014
  • Conclusion: For $50 more than the ELPH 340 HS, you can get a similar camera with an increased zoom. However, that camera failed to impress us as much as its predecessor, the ELPH 330 HS. So, even though it may have a better lens, for us the SX600 feels nearly identical to the 340, and don’t feel it’s worth the $50 premium. (We still think the 330 offers a better deal in a pocket camera.
  • Pros: Compact, pocket-friendly body, 18x optical zoom, Easy to operate
  • Cons: Mediocre, noisy images, No advanced shooting modes, Slow lens zoom
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Overall 9
9.2
Design 9
9.0
Value for money 10
9.5
Features 9
9.0
Performance 10
9.5
Picture quality 9
9.0

Canon PowerShot SX600 HS Review

What Digital Camera
16 April 2014
  • Summary: The Canon Power-shot SX600 HS is one of those rare creatures; a camera with no downside. It is light, compact, exceptionally well made, easy and fun to use, produces reliably excellent still image and video quality under almost any circumstances, and has enough versatility and all-round performance to cope with pretty much any situation.
  • Pros: Focal range; Performance; Image Quality; Value for money
  • Cons: Lacking manual functionality
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Overall 8
8.4

Canon PowerShot SX600 HS

Camera Labs
1 April 2014
  • Summary: The Canon PowerShot SX600 HS is a 16 Megapixel compact super-zoom with an 18x optical zoom range starting at a 25mm equivalent wide angle and extending to 450mm at the telephoto end. It sits more or less in the middle of Canon's 2014 SX super-zoom range above the budget SX170 HS with the slightly bigger, more expensive and more powerful SX280 HS and SX700 HS above it.
  • Pros: 18x stabilized optical zoom., Built-in Wifi with NFC., 490-shot Eco mode., Creative Shot mode., Excellent optical stabilisation.
  • Cons: Poor High ISO noise performance., Lacks manual exposure control., No panorama mode., Limited functionalty in remote shooting.
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Overall 8
8.0

Canon PowerShot SX600 HS review

TechRadar UK
4 April 2014
  • Summary: A reliable 18x zoom travel compact with a range of useful functions
  • Pros: 18x optical zoom, Wi-Fi / NFC, Creative Filters, Probably the best thing about this camera is the 18x optical zoom, which offers a very good range for the majority of users in the majority of scenarios. It's not the longest available on the market, sure, but it's also not the most expensive. Images taken at the telephoto end of the lens are good, too.
  • Cons: No touchscreen, Lack of control in Creative mode, Macro focusing sometimes disappointing, There's not too much to dislike about the SX600, it's more a collection of small niggles, many of which may be down to personal preference anyway. For instance, the lack of a touchscreen or lack of control over Creative Mode.
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Overall 6
6.0

Canon PowerShot SX600 HS review

expertreviews.co.uk
25 March 2014
  • Excerpt: Pocket ultra-zoom cameras are enduringly popular, and most manufacturers have two or more models in their range. Canon hasn't done much to distinguish between its models in the past –last year's SX270 HS and Canon SX280 HS were identical except for the latter's built-in GPS and Wi-Fi functions. This year, its two models have more significant differences. While the SX700 HS has a whopping 30x zoom, the SX600 HS makes do with a more modest 18x zoom.
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Обзор фотоаппарата Canon PowerShot SX600 HS Travel Kit: комфорт в каждом изгибе

VIDO
17 October 2014
  • Summary: Достойное устройство среди компактных фотоаппаратов. Продвинутые пользователи могут найти его несколько скучным из-за отсутствия ручных настроек, но для тех, кто хочет просто сделать снимок и не ковыряться в установках – самое то. К тому же, в качестве компенсации есть режим с большим выбором сцен и эффектов, а также креативный режим, который применяет симпатичные фильтры.
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Overall 8
8.3

PowerShot SX600 HS

Das Digitalkamera-Magazin
16 July 2014
  • Conclusion: Die Canon PowerShot SX600 HS ist in der Praxis eine gut zu bedienende Kamera für unterwegs. Einen Blick auf die Leistung bei der Bildqualität und der Geschwindigkeit werfen wir jetzt. 1/2,3 Zoll große Bildsensoren sind bei Reisezoom-Kameras die Standardgröße. Deshalb ist es nicht verwunderlich, dass auch bei der Canon PowerShot SX600 HS (Datenblatt) ein Modell mit diesen Abmessungen zum Einsatz kommt.
  • Pros: Klassenübliche Bildqualität (für eine Reisezoomkamera), 18-fach-Zoomobjektiv mit enorm großem Brennweitenbereich (25 bis 450mm nach KB), Mit 25mm sehr brauchbarer Weitwinkelbereich, Gute Abbildungsleistung des Objektivs, Das Kameragehäuse ist gut bis sehr gut verarbeitet, Für eine Kamera mit 18-fach-Zoom sehr kompakt, Sehr guter optischer Bildstabilisator (bei Foto und Video), Sehr kurze Auslöseverzögerung (0,03 Sek.) und sehr kurze Fokussierungszeit (0,18 Sek.), 8 Sz...
  • Cons: Das Objektiv ist mit F3,8 bis F6,9 sehr lichtschwach, Die Bildrate ist im Serienbildmodus mit 2,2 Bildern pro Sekunde zu gering, Keine manuellen und halb automatischen Fotoprogramme, Nur relativ wenige Einstellungsmöglichkeiten
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Overall 5
4.8

Canon SX600 HS im Test

color foto
15 July 2014
  • Summary: Die Canon Powershot SX600 HS wartet mit 16-Megapixel-Sensor, WLAN und 3-Zoll-Display auf. Wir prüfen die kompakte Digitalkamera im Test.
  • Pros: Gute Ausstattung, Solide Verarbeitung, Gute Bildqualität bei ISO 100
  • Cons: Autofokus im Tele langsam, Starker Qualitätsabfall bei höheren Empfindlichkeiten und im Tele
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