The all new Canon Powershot A3300IS is the successor to current models A1200 and A2200. The A3300IS is a 16 megapixel camera with 5X Optical Zoom which comes with image stabilization and that’s the reason why it has IS as suffix. It has 16megapixel image censor for still images and it can capture 720p HD video.
Some Important Features of A3300IS
- It has a dimension of 9.5 x 5.7 x 2.4cm and weighing approx. 149gm and it can fit almost into any pocket i.e. a highly portable device.
- It has a 3inch display with a resolution of 320×240 pixels.
- A live view control mode which will help you to adjust color, brightness and tone along with filter effect like toy camera, poster effect and super vivid.
- A3300IS takes 3.6 seconds between two consecutive shots. The burst mode is 0.5 frames per second.
- The rendering of color is great and the photos look bright vivid and realistic.
- It has discreet mode which will turns off all the sounds and flash which means you won’t be disturbing anyone when taking photos.
The Canon Powershot A3300IS has sharp canon lens with the widest aperture at f 2.8 which helps you to capture images at low light conditions. You can select ISO upto 1600 in program mode using full benefit of 16megapixels. You will notice that build quality has been improved and handling is more comfortable than previous versions.
This Camera is available in five colors Red, Black, Blue, Silver and Pink. So if you are looking for a camera with good picture quality in low lighting conditions then you should go for Canon Powershot A3300IS. It is recommended to use a class 10 SDHC card over the class 2 and 4.
Technical Specifications of Canon Powershot A3300IS
- Effective pixels: 16 megapixels
- Lens: Zoom lens – 5 mm – 25 mm – F/2.8-5.9
- Focal Length: 5 mm – 25 mm
- Auto Focus: TTL contrast detection
- LCD monitor: 3 inch TFT Color monitor
- Aperture: F/2.8-5.9
- Image Stabilizer: Optical
- Image Sensor: CCD
- Image Processor: DIGIC 4
- Digital Zoom: 4 x
- Optical Zoom: 5 x
- ISO Sensitive: Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1,600
- Shutter speed: 1/1600 sec
- Self-timerApprox: 2 sec, 10 sec
- Continuous shooting: 0.8 frames per second
- Built-in Flash
- Effective Flash Range: 1 ft – 13 ft
- Exposure Modes: Program, Automatic
- Memory Card Type: SDHC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, MultiMediaCardplus, SDXC Memory Card
- Shooting modes: Frame movie mode
- Face Detection
- Red Eye Reduction
- AF illuminator
- Built-in- Microphone
- Hi-Speed USB: 1