Digital compact cameras have come a long way in the last 9 years. They have got smaller, more feature backed, and offer improved image quality. For some, it is not enough for a camera to just offer purely point and shoot full automation. There are times when a greater degree of flexibility is required without having to resort to a large camera. The Canon PowerShot SX200 IS a camera that offers full automation but with enough flexibility for the user to take control when situations demand.
With a new sleek and sophisticated package, the Canon PowerShot SX200 IS Digital Camera offers consumers a great compact camera with DSLR-like features. The PowerShot SX200 IS Digital Camera comes loaded with a powerful 12x Optical Zoom lens and wide-angle lens (28-336 mm equivalent), and Optical Image Stabilization. This long-range seeker can get up close to subjects or capture more in the frame. Available in three colors - black, blue and red - consumers can now choose to personalize their camera according to their lifestyle. High-resolution, 12.1-Megapixels, 720p HD Movie Mode and a large 3-inch LCD screen with wide-angle viewing round out the feature set. The PowerShot SX200 IS Digital Camera is scheduled to be available at the end of March for an estimated retail price of $349.99.
Canon PowerShot SX200 IS digital camera : Canon strengthens its PowerShot range of digital cameras with the launch of the PowerShot SX200 IS - a new Super Zoom model in a strikingly compact body. With a wide-angle (28mm) 12x optical zoom lens and powered by Canon’s DIGIC 4 processor for ultra-fast performance and outstanding image quality, this 12.1 Megapixel camera is the ideal travel companion. Richly detailed movies can be shot in High Definition (720p, 30fps), with a built-in HDMI connection for playback on HD televisions. The addition of a full Manual shooting mode gives users control when they want it.|
After the PowerShot SX100 and SX110, the SX200 is the next in this series of ‘Compact Superzooms’. These cameras are different in construction from the SX1 and SX10 series of superzooms, whose ancestry lies with the PowerShot S series of yesteryears. This camera is a blend of the high , high zoom features of the S series housed in a compact ‘IXUS’ like metal body. Does the Canon PowerShot SX200 IS digital camera also give the best of both worlds in terms of its performance? Let's find out in this review.
Creating gorgeous images is more fun than ever with the sleek, impressively equipped Canon Powershot SX200 IS Digital Camera, elegantly designed in three new colors. Capture close-up, wide-angle shots with stunning 12x optical zoom. Experience the unprecedented image quality and point-and-shoot convenience of Smart AUTO, along with enhanced operability and an intuitive new menu. HD shooting at 1280 x 720 pixels with HDMI output lets you see all the beauty of your HD images and movies on your HDTV.