Canon PowerShot A3300 IS review Ilse Jurriën : June 19th 2011 - 15:41 CET
Canon PowerShot A3300 IS test photos : The new top model from the Canon A-series of digital cameras was introduced during the CES Show in Las Vegas at the start of this year. The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS budget camera is very user-friendly, flexible and versatile. The slim, stylish, metal body houses a 16 Megapixel image sensor for high-resolution shots. The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS is not only able to capture detailed photos, but it can also record 720p HD video. Shake-free video recordings at that, as the image stabilizer remains functional in video mode. The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS camera is also equipped with diverse handy, automatic functions.
Canon PowerShot A3300 IS review
The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS is the most advanced digital camera in the Canon A-series and it is the successor to the PowerShot A3000, which was introduced in January of last year. The A-series is characterized by its user-friendliness. They are ideal entry-level cameras which can be used by the entire family. The full metal body reflects the durable, robust performance that characterize Canon digital cameras. The compact Canon PowerShot A3300 IS camera is equipped with a 28mm wide-angle lens, to shoot wide landscape photos as well as indoor shots. Zooming in can be done with the 5x optical zoom function. The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS lens also has a built-in optical image stabilizer in order to reduce camera shake, which results in razor sharp photos.
Review Canon PowerShot A3300 IS digital camera
Canon's Smart Auto function is of course included, which automatically detects the most adequate scene, from a total of 32 possibilities, so that you can 'point and shoot', knowing that the Canon PowerShot A3300 IS camera will automatically choose the best settings. For users that want more freedom, they can change the image settings without requiring extensive knowledge of the manual settings when using Live View Control to adjust the brightness, color or tint manually. Each change appears directly on the 3" LCD screen of the Canon PowerShot A3300 IS, so that the different effects can be evaluated before the photo is shot. The new Canon PowerShot A3300 IS compact camera has been available for two months in red, blue, pink and silver, for a suggested retail price of 159.00 Euros.
Canon PowerShot A3300 IS test photos
The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS test photos were taken with a full production camera. This means that this Canon PowerShot A3300 IS is the same as the digital camera that is available in retail stores. The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS will soon be fully tested on technical aspects in our DIWA test lab under laboratory conditions. The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS test photos in this article were shot in Gelderland, The Netherlands. The original Canon PowerShot A3300 IS photos can be downloaded via the link found underneath the pictures.