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Canon IXUS 285 HS / PowerShot ELPH 360 HS / IXY 650

alaTest has collected and analyzed 246 reviews of Canon IXUS 285 HS / PowerShot ELPH 360 HS / IXY 650. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras for all reviews. Reviewers really like the performance and size. The image quality and portability are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed opinions about the durability. The lens and low light performance get less positive comments.

usability, portability, image quality, size, performance

flash, battery, reliability, low-light, lens

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Canon IXUS 285 HS / PowerShot ELPH 360 HS / IXY 650 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Canon IXUS 285 HS / PowerShot ELPH 360 HS / IXY 650

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Canon IXUS 285 HS / PowerShot ELPH 360 HS / IXY 650 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other Digital Compact Cameras on Amazon.co.uk. Opinions about the battery and screen are on the whole positive. The usability and performance are also appreciated, but there are some mixed reviews about the image quality.

portability, performance, usability, screen, battery

78% 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 IXUS 285 HS / PowerShot ELPH 360 HS / IXY 650

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 user reviews of Canon IXUS 285 HS / PowerShot ELPH 360 HS / IXY 650 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. Views about the design and portability are on the whole positive. The size and usability are also mentioned favorably. Many are negative about the low light performance and reliability.

image quality, usability, size, portability, design

battery, durability, reliability, low-light

85% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2019

Expert review by (tipa.com)

Canon IXUS 285 HS / PowerShot ELPH 360 HS

 

Canon continues to offer pocketable yet full-featured compacts that offer many more options and higher photo quality than camera phones. The IXUS 285 HS sports a 3-inch LCD and a 12x optical zoom lens with built-in optical Image Stabilizer. Keeping...

Expert review by (which.co.uk)

Canon Ixus 285 HS review

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A tiny camera that packs a serious punch, the Canon Ixus 285 HS is small enough that you can easily forget that it's there, plus it takes great photos in all types of conditions. But what is the zoom like and does the image stabilisation work well to...

Feb, 2016

Expert review by : Kyle Schurman (steves-digicams.com)

Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS

 

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS is a nice camera, considering its price point, as it compares favorably to other models that are similarly priced. It has a 12x optical zoom lens in a camera that measures less than 1 inch in thickness, which is a nice...

Fast performance in non-flash photos ; 12x optical zoom nice to find in thin camera ; Image stabilization feature works well ; Overall image quality is good ; Sharp LCD screen ; Built-in Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity ; Good collection of special effect...

Low light image quality could be better ; Embedded flash is too small and can suffer from vignetting ; Maximum ISO setting of only 3200 ; Camera runs too slowly when using the flash ; Full resolution continuous shot mode should be faster ; No full...

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS is a nice camera, considering its price point, as it compares favorably to other models that are similarly priced. It has a 12x optical zoom lens in a camera that measures less than 1 inch in thickness, which is a nice...

Feb, 2016

Expert review by : Mark Peters (letsgodigital.org)

Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS

 

Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS digital camera : Canon has recently announced the PowerShot ELPH 360 HS digital compact camera. The Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS is slim enough to have with you when and where you need it. The 12x Optical Zoom can help...

Built-in Wi-Fi technology helps provide on-the-go convenience when you want to share your photos and videos with friends and family. Easily post your images to social networking and media sites - Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Flickr, and Google Drive -...

Mar, 2016

Expert review by : William Brawley (imaging-resource.com)

Canon 360 HS Review

 

In addition to updating some long-zoom PowerShots ahead of this year's CES expo, Canon also refreshed a number of their slim and sleek ELPH models. Starting with their top-of-the-line ELPH model, the Canon ELPH 360 HS replaces last year's ELPH 350 HS,...

Overall, the Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS offers a sleek and stylish, affordable compact camera with a lightweight, easy-to-use design. The PowerShot ELPH 360HS digital camera is scheduled to be available in February for an estimated retail price of...

Jan, 2016

Expert review by : Ben Keough (thewirecutter.com)

The Best Cheap Compact Camera

 

After doing 42 hours of testing, we chose the simple, pocketable Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS as the best pick for an inexpensive point-and-shoot camera.

May, 2017

Expert review by (timesofindia.indiatimes.com)

Canon IXUS 285 HS review: A well connected digicam - The Times of India

 

Canon IXUS 285 HS can be seen as an extension of the regular smartphone camera. Apart from the smartphone connectivity, it is like any other 20MP digicam.

High zoom- 12X optical and 48X digital ; Wi-Fi and NFC connectivity ; Good image quality

Mar, 2016

Expert review by : Digit Digital Cameras (digit.in)

Canon Ixus 285 HS

 

Canon IXUS 285 HS is a lightweight and compact 20.2 Megapixel Point and Shoot camera, that is equipped with an advanced digic 4+ processor that improves the image processing quality tremendously and 1/2.3-inch CMOS Sensor that captures high quality...

Jan, 2016

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Useless in bright light

 

I am very disappointed with this camera it is useless in bright light, the viewfinder becomes a mirror and it is impossible to see the image you are trying to take. Waste of money, back to using my old camera.

Sep, 2019

Consumer review (very.co.uk)

Wide angle is superb easy to use

 

Came on time and in supper condition good features

Dec, 2018

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