Canon has unveiled three great new cameras; the IXUS 230 HS, IXUS 1100 HS and PowerShot SX150 IS. We take a look at all three and give you a rundown of each.
IXUS 230 HSIn Canon’s premium IXUS series they have launched the new IXUS 230 HS – a striking, super-slim 8x optical zoom camera that fuses leading optical technology with stand-out design. Elegantly-styled in six vibrant colours, the new model packs a powerful Canon lens into a thin metal body with a range of leading features, making it easy for users to capture memories in incredible detail.
The IXUS 230 HS benefits from the new HS System, providing premium Canon image quality in all shooting conditions, and especially in low light. Ideal for parties, special occasions or holidays, the camera features a precision 28mm 8x optical zoom lens, and at just 22.1mm thick, is the world’s slimmest camera of its type. It’s also among the first to include Canon’s new Intelligent IS system, making it easy to capture richly-detailed and shake-free stills, or steady Full HD (1080p) movies.
The IXUS 230 HS will be available in South Africa from October 2011 at an estimated retail value of R2, 499.
IXUS 230 HS – Key Features:
IXUS 1100 HSThe incredible IXUS 1100 HS is the ultimate touchscreen IXUS with an amazing 28mm wide-angle 12x optical zoom lens which retracts fully into a compact, stainless steel body, also making it the slimmest camera in its class.
This new flagship IXUS offers Canon’s advanced HS System for beautiful, low-noise images in all conditions. The IXUS 1100 HS also features a new Intelligent IS system to ensure any subject is captured in crisp detail, whether up-close, in low light, or at the fullest extent of the zoom.
A huge 8.0 cm (3.2”) touch screen provides exceptional fingertip control, making it easy to frame and play back images and movies, whilst Full HD video with high quality stereo sound makes the camera the ideal companion on holidays and nights out.
The IXUS 1100 HS will be available in South Africa from October 2011 at an estimated retail value of R3, 699.
IXUS 1100 HS – Key Features :
PowerShot SX150 ISThe PowerShot SX150 IS is a high resolution, high-zoom digital camera, packed with fun features that make it easy to capture memorable moments in stills and HD movies.
With an impressive 12x optical zoom and sharp 14.1 Megapixel resolution, the PowerShot SX150 IS allows all members of the family to improve their photography skills, or simply let the camera do the work, delivering high quality point-and-shoot photos.
Boasting a compact, ergonomic design available in red, black and silver, the PowerShot SX150 IS offers an impressive range of features. Whether on holiday, weekends away or family days out, it’s simple to capture treasured memories, providing the ideal option for users looking for outstanding performance, simplicity and value in one package.
The PowerShot SX150 IS will be available in South Africa from October 2011 at an estimated retail value of R2, 299.
Canon PowerShot SX150 IS – Key Features: