Canon PowerShot A2200 Hands-On Review

The Canon PowerShot A2200 is a new 14.1MP, budget-oriented point and shoot camera with a retail price around $140.  The A2200 offers a 4x optical zoom that gives you a 28-112mm equivalent zoom range.  The A2200 can also capture 720p HD video and it sports a 2.7-inch LCD.

I had a chance to spend a few minutes with the new compact camera at CES 2011.  My initial impressions are below. [Read more...]

Canon PowerShot A3300 IS, A2200, A1200 and A800

The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS, A2200, A1200 and A800 are Canon’s latest round of budget-oriented compact cameras.

Canon PowerShot A3300 IS Key Features

  • 16MP Sensor
  • 720p HD Video Capture
  • 5x Optical Zoom Lens (28-140mm equivalent)
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • 3-inch LCD

The PowerShot A3300 IS should be available in late February at an initial retail price of $179.99.  Check availability on Amazon.com.

Canon PowerShot A2200 Key Features

  • 14.1MP Sensor
  • 720p HD Video Capture
  • 4x Optical Zoom Lens (28-112mm equivalent)
  • 2.7-inch LCD

The PowerShot A2200 should be available in early March at an initial retail price of $139.99.  Check availability on Amazon.com.

Canon PowerShort A1200 Key Features

  • 12.1MP Sensor
  • 720p HD Video Capture
  • 4x Optical Zoom Lens (28-112mm equivalent)
  • 2.7-inch LCD
  • AA Battery-powered

The PowerShot A1200 should be available in early March at an initial retail price of $109.99.  Check availability on Amazon.com.

Canon PowerShot A800 Key Features

  • 10MP Sensor
  • 3.3x Optical Zoom Lens (37-112mm equivalent)
  • 2.5-inch LCD
  • AA Battery-powered

The PowerShot A800 should be available in mid-February at an initial retail price of $89.99.  Check availability on Amazon.com.

More details in the press release below. [Read more...]