Printed from http://www.electronista.com

Canon intros six PowerShot A cameras with smart IS, more

updated 12:30 am EST, Tue February 7, 2012

Canon PowerShot A810 through A4000 IS arrives

Canon picked Tuesday to bring out no less than six new PowerShot A-series cameras to boost its entry level. At the top, the A4000 IS and A3400 IS each have firsts: the A4000 IS has a long 8X zoom, while the similar-resolution A3400 has a 5X zoom but is the first A-series with a touchscreen that can be used to focus or take the shot. These and the other new cameras in the line all have 16-megapixel sensors and 720p video support.

In the mid-tier, the A2400 IS and A2300 have 5X zoom and 2.7-inch LCDs; as suggested by names, only the A2400 IS of the two has image stabilization. Beginners can pick the A1300 or A810; they have the same lenses and LCDs but use AA batteries instead of lithium-ion packs. The core difference is an optical viewfinder on the A1300.

Canon is shipping the highest-end cameras first, starting with the A4000 IS this month for $200. The A2300, A2400 IS, and A3400 IS come in March for $150, $160, and $180. Shoppers for the most affordable cameras have to wait until April, when the A810 will cost $110 and the A1300 will be $120.

A4000IS





A3400IS





A2400 IS and A2300





A1300





A810





By Electronista Staff
Post tools:

TAGS :

toggle

Comments

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

Sponsor

Recent Reviews

Linksys EA6900 AC Router

As AC networking begins to makes its way into more and more devices you may find yourself considering an upgrade for your home network ...

D-Link DIR-510L 802.11AC travel router

Having Internet access in hotels and other similar locations used to be a miasma of connectivity issues. If Wi-Fi was available, it wa ...

Ooma Office small business VoIP

Voice over IP (VoIP) services have been around for a very long time. Only recently has the implementation become a bit more robust, al ...

Sponsor

toggle

Most Commented

 
toggle

Popular News