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Canon PowerShot A310

alaTest has collected and analyzed 181 reviews of Canon PowerShot A310. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. Reviews about the portability and performance are generally positive. The price and image quality are also mentioned favorably. Many are less positive about the energy efficiency and viewfinder, while there are some mixed comments about the optics.

usability, image quality, price, performance, portability

zoom, size, screen, viewfinder, energy

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Canon PowerShot A310 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Canon PowerShot A310

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Canon PowerShot A310 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the price and zoom. The design and usability also get good opinions.

performance, usability, design, zoom, price

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Canon PowerShot A310

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 67 user reviews of Canon PowerShot A310 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.com. Reviews about the flash and performance are on the whole positive. The price and image quality also get good feedback. There are some negative opinions about the screen and viewfinder.

usability, image quality, price, performance, flash

zoom, viewfinder, screen

70% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2019

Expert review by (cameras.co.uk)

Canon Powershot A310

 

Canon Powershot A310 Review. Simple, but effective. Relatively low price and easy to use.

"Good, solid entry level digital camera. Takes good pictures and you can start shooting as soon as you have turned it on. No optical zoom could be a drawback to many."

May, 2004

Expert review by : Steve's Digicams (steves-digicams.com)

Canon Powershot A310

 

Continue on to Features & Controls PowerShot A310 Specifications Image sensor: 1/ 2.7 in. CCD (Total number of pixels: approx. 3.3 million) Effective Pixels: Approx. 3.2 million Lens: 5 mm (35 mm film equivalent: 33 mm), F3.6 Digital Zoom: Maximum...

Jul, 2004

Expert review by : Darren (digital photography blog)

Canon Powershot A310

 

The Canon Powershot A310 has a 3 megapixel CCD sensor. It is the successor for the Powershot A300 with new features including a 'direct print' button. The A310 has a fixed lens and sliding front cover which doubles as an on off button. It has a 1.5...

Following is the press release from Canon announcing the A310

Feb, 2004

Consumer review (ciao.com)

wyf198874 Canon PowerShot A310

 

Through uses the relaxed printing function which Print/Share (printing/sharing) the button realizes. The credential picture printing permits the user after connecting the CP direct picture printer, through on the camera the direct operation prints the...

May also choose different transmission form in the image transmission menu the elegant modelling

is only suitable for the Windows operating system

Mar, 2009

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Decent, but disappointing compared

 

I love Cannon cameras and I went to a great deal of work to research this camera before purchasing it. Actually, I bought the A620 first and had to return it for a misfuntion .. I tried to exchange it because I loved the camera but alas, they were all...

the camera automatically switches

nothing

Feb, 2009

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Canon PowerShot A310

 

33mm equivalent fixed focal length Canon lens and 5.1x digital zoom. This compact and affordable camera incorporates advanced features such as a 5-point AiAF focus system, close focusing capability of 1.2 inches in macro mode, direct-printing to any...

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Feb, 2009

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Transfer Protocol camera

 

Canon Powershot A310 The Canon Powershot A310 The Canon Powershot A310 will probably have all you need perhaps with the exception of an optical zoom facility. This is something that would concern me if it wasn't for the fact that this camera - missed...

optical zoom facility,ZoomBrowser EX and ImageBrowser

hard to use

Dec, 2008

Consumer review (productreview.com.au)

Terrible

 

I liked the picture quality on this camera but thats about it. The button you have to hold for at least 2 to 4 seconds for it to take the picture when you have little kids you want something thats instant. I brought this is 2004 and it stopped working...

Excellent picture quality.

You have to hold button down for awhile to take picture.

Apr, 2008

Consumer review (epinions.com)

I love this little thing...

 

Easy to use, intuitive, inexpensive, nice pictures.

None that I can see.

Apr, 2007

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Waste of Time, Patience and $$$

 

Not one single thing ; Don't waste your money

Excessive use of batteries ; Slow ; Small LCD ; Everything

Feb, 2007
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