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Canon PowerShot A80

alaTest has collected and analyzed 925 reviews of Canon PowerShot A80. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. People really like the image quality and portability. The price and screen are also mentioned favorably, whereas opinions are divided on the focus. There are some less positive reviews about the storage and sensor.

usability, screen, price, portability, image quality

shutter, sensor, storage

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Canon PowerShot A80 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Canon PowerShot A80

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 86 user reviews of Canon PowerShot A80 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.co.uk. Opinions about the image quality and price are on the whole positive. The performance and portability are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed opinions about the durability, and some have doubts about the exposure and contrast.

usability, portability, performance, price, image quality

shutter, color, focus, contrast, exposure

90% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Sep, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Canon PowerShot A80

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 392 user reviews of Canon PowerShot A80 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.com. Comments about the image quality and portability are generally positive. The screen and price also get good feedback. Views about the energy efficiency and memory are different. The storage and sensor get critical reviews.

usability, price, screen, portability, image quality

shutter, sensor, storage

87% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Sep, 2019

Editor's Choice

Expert review by : Lori Grunin (cnet.co.uk)

Canon PowerShot A80 review

 

Canon PowerShot A80

Broad feature set for the money; speedy and efficient performance; accepts accessory lenses.

Relatively small LCD; CompactFlash compartment has a flimsy-feeling cover.

A great mainstream camera for snapshooters who want room to grow creatively.

Oct, 2003

Expert review by (photoxels.com)

Canon PowerShot A80 Review

 

This Canon PowerShot A80 Review is based on a production model. All sample images are unretouched, except where specified.

Nov, 2003

Expert review by : What Digital Camera Magazine (whatdigitalcamera.com)

Review of the Canon PowerShot A 80 - Digital SLR Reviews

 

Compact sharp shooter that seems to have borrowed many features from the higher specified G3...

Expert review by : Mike Kobrin (pcmag.com)

Canon PowerShot A80

 

The Canon PowerShot A80 offers most of what you want from a 4-megapixel camera: reliable automatic settings, a fairly wide range of manual controls, and good ease of use.

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Apr, 2004

Editor's Choice

Expert review by : Lori Grunin (cnet.com)

Canon PowerShot A80 review

 

Canon PowerShot A80

Broad feature set for the money; speedy and efficient performance; accepts accessory lenses.

Relatively small LCD; CompactFlash compartment has a flimsy-feeling cover.

A great mainstream camera for snapshooters who want room to grow creatively.

Oct, 2003

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

Canon Powershot A80

 

Continue on to Page Two Powershot A80 Specifications Camera Effective Pixels Approx. 4 million Image Sensor 1/1.8-inch CCD (Total number of pixels: Approx. 4.1 million) Lens 7.8 (W) - 23.4 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 38 (W) - 114 (T) mm) f/2.8 (W) -...

Oct, 2003

Expert review by (imaging-resource.com)

Digital Cameras - Canon PowerShot A80 Digital Camera Review, Information, Specifications

 

The PowerShot A80's "little brother" PowerShot A70 offered a rich set of features and excellent image quality at an attractive price. Following in its footsteps, the PowerShot A80 offers the same great features, though now with higher image quality...

Equipped with a 7.8-23.4mm lens, the A80 offers a 3x optical zoom range equivalent to a 38-114mm lens on a 35mm camera. Aperture ranges from f/2.8 to f/8.0 depending on the zoom setting, and can be manually or automatically adjusted. The A80 uses...

Dec, 2003

Expert review by : Bob Atkins (bobatkins.com)

Canon PowerShot A80

 

The A80 provides a pretty complete package for the beginner and advanced amateur who wants a pocket sized digital camera. The 4MP sensor is large enough to allow good 8x10 prints and the camera allows "auto everything" for the complete beginner, yet...

May, 2005

Expert review by : Hardware Zone (hardwarezone.com)

Canon Powershot A80

 

It is without a doubt that Canon has yet again managed to churn out another value for money winner with its Canon Powershot A80. We simply love its automatic protective shutter, saying goodbye to the entangling times we had with lens cap straps. With...

Jan, 2005

Expert review by : Asim Zaidi (bytesector.com)

Canon PowerShot A80

 
May, 2004

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