Canon Powershot SX610 reviews and prices: Digital camera

31 customer reviews

This digital camera is a good all rounder.

£134 – £170 at 2 retailers out of 422 retailers checked

8.0 out of 10 based on 31 reviews.
Canon Powershot SX610: 18x optical zoom digital Digital camera. See full product description

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Score 5.0/10
Good points:
Reviewer left no comment
Bad points:
Failure to download onto other hardware
Overall rating 5.0
Ease of use 7.0
Image quality 7.0
Features 8.0
Build Quality 2.0
Value for money 4.0
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Confirmed purchase: 20 Jan 2016

Sue, Dawlish Keen amateur

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
The Canon SX610HS Power Shot give quality and detail of photos are fantastic.
Bad points:
It would be more helpful to have a diagram explaining all that the camera does.
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 9.0
Image quality 10.0
Features 10.0
Build Quality 9.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 11 Jan 2016

Ria ,

Score 1.0/10
Good points:
Reviewer left no comment
Bad points:
Everything is rubbish especially video quality hence why I took the product back
Overall rating 1.0
Ease of use 1.0
Image quality 1.0
Features 1.0
Build Quality 1.0
Value for money 1.0
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2 of 3 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 01 Jan 2016

Product Features

Camera Type Digital
Resolution (Pixels) 20.2
Resolution (Pixels) 20.2M
Optical zoom ratio 18
Screen size (Inches) 3
Digital zoom ratio 4
Digital zoom ratio 4.0
Colour Yes
Video recorder Yes
Timer Yes
Weight (g) 191
Flash Yes
Shortest shutter speed (Fractions of a second) 1/2000

Also known as: Powershot SX610

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Manufacturer's Description

Capture with crisp detail all the moments that matter – using a powerful 18x zoom in a slim, pocketable design. Seamlessly share your high quality photos and videos using Wi-Fi with NFC.

- Get closer to distant detail with a slim and pocketable 18x zoom
- Sharp photos and steady movies with Intelligent IS
- Easily share with smartphones and social media
- Unlock your inner artist with easy creative shooting
- Shoot great Full HD movies at the touch of a button

Get closer – go wider
Get closer to the action and capture even faraway subjects with impressive detail using this slim and stylish 18x optical zoom camera. It’s also perfect for capturing large groups and stunning scenery thanks to the 25mm ultra-wide angle. Plus it’s so small it’s easy to carry with you everywhere at home or on holiday.

Sharp results every time
There’s no need to worry about camera shake ruining your results thanks to an intelligent optical Image Stabilizer. This camera ensures sharp, detailed photos and videos even if you’re shooting at full zoom or handheld in low light.

Connect easily with Wi-Fi
Enjoy the freedom of Wi-Fi. Upload images and movies to social networks – straight from the camera and easily transfer them to your smartphone or tablet via Dynamic NFC. Use the Canon Camera Connect app to remotely control the camera from your smartphone and enjoy convenient PC, cloud and smartphone backup with Image Sync. Combine with a Canon Connect Station and you can enjoy watching your photos and movies with family and friends on an HD TV, plus share them easily with the world on social media sites and online albums like irista.

Effortless people framing
Let the camera find and keep track of faces in your shots. Simply press a button and Auto Zoom will automatically adjust the zoom for optimal framing of one or more people in the scene.

Exceptional detail for your best memories
Enjoy exceptional quality, detailed images. Create stunning poster-sized prints with impressive detail thanks to 20.2 Megapixels.

Clear shots in any light
Day or night your images will be just as you remember them. Canon’s HS System gives clearer results, even in low light, so it’s easy to capture the real atmosphere of precious moments without using flash or a tripod.

Realistic movies at your fingertips
Making great movies is easy. With one touch of a button you can shoot superb Full HD movies at 30fps recorded in the popular MP4 format, which can be enjoyed on many different devices. Thanks to the Intelligent Image Stabilizer you can shoot on the move and still enjoy superb, sharp results.

Stunning images with ease
Effortlessly shoot fantastic photos or movies with Smart Auto. Enjoy a fun HD (720p) movie summary of all the day’s shots with Hybrid Auto.

Enhance your creative skills
Surprise family and friends with your creative flair. Creative Shot intelligently captures six images of the same subject with various artistic effects. Or explore a range of creative filters – such as fish eye and miniature scale model effects.

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