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- This moderately priced digital camera is small and sleek in design measuring 2.2 x 3.8 x 1 inches and weighing 5.1 oz. Released in the Fall/Winter of 2012 this camera's retail price is $179.99, although it can be bought on Amazon with prices ranging from $159.99 new to $33.99 used.
- This PowerShot camera is identifiable by the Canon logo on the front of the camera and PowerShot A400 IS HD printed on the top next to the ON/Off button. The user-friendly interface allows users to to access many different optimization modes for the best pictures in any situation.
- These modes include:
- Smart AUTO
- Super Vivid
- Poster Effect
- Miniature Effect
- Fisheye Effect
- Face Self-timer
- The full specifications of this Canon PowerShot can be viewed on the official Canon website at Canon Support
- According to PC Mag and Digital Trends the PowerShot A4000 IS received 3.5/5 stars. The advantages to this camera are that it is simple to use and has enough options to shoot quality pictures in many scenarios. The disadvantages to this camera are that the quality diminishes at ISO ranges over 400 and with digital zoom during recordings. Also the continuous shooting mode at 0.8 shots/second does not make it ideal for sports or action shots.
Overall this digital camera is labeled as an "entry-level point and shoot" camera, not for professionals or advanced hobbyists.
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Additional Information ¶
Software and Drivers can be downloaded from Canon Software and Drivers
The user manual can be downloaded from USA Canon Brochure and Manuals
For spare parts and replacements, Amazon is an excellent resource. Just be sure that the equipment is specifically compatible to the PowerShot A4000 IS.