Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS (Black) comparison

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Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS (Black)

Canon PowerShot SD1400 IS (Black)
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Canon PowerShot SX280 HS (Red)

Canon PowerShot SX280 HS (Red)
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Canon PowerShot ELPH 300 HS (Black)

Canon PowerShot ELPH 300 HS (Black)
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Canon PowerShot SX280 HS (Black)

Canon PowerShot SX280 HS (Black)
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Price $274 at 1 store $146 at 1 store $376 at 1 store
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3.5 stars Very good
    Overall score: 7.4 (3.5 stars)
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    Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
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    Overall score: 8.2 (4.0 stars)
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    Overall score: 8.3 (4.0 stars)
Average user rating 2.5 stars out of 21 reviews 0 stars No reviews, write one! 1.0 stars out of 1 review 4.0 stars out of 11 reviews 4.0 stars out of 2 reviews
Release date February 12, 2010 January 06, 2013 March 27, 2013 February 06, 2011 March 19, 2013
The Bottom Line The PowerShot SD1400 IS is another stylish ultracompact from Canon with features and performance that are stuck in the past. Wi-Fi connectivity and a new processor help make Canon's PowerShot SX280 HS one of the top compact megazooms available. But you'd better load up on batteries. If you're looking for a nice, simple ultracompact for use indoors and out, you'll want to strongly consider the Canon PowerShot Elph 300 HS. Wi-Fi connectivity and a new processor help make Canon's PowerShot SX280 HS one of the top compact megazooms available. But you'd better load up on batteries.

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Flash Memory Flash
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Type LCD display - TFT active matrix - 2.7 in - Color
LCD display - 2.7 in
LCD display - 3 in
LCD display - TFT active matrix - 2.7 in - Color
LCD display - 3 in
Dimensions (W x D x H) 3.6 in x 0.7 in x 2.2 in
3.7 in x 1.2 in x 2.4 in
4.2 in x 1.3 in x 2.5 in
3.6 in x 0.8 in x 2.2 in
4.2 in x 1.3 in x 2.5 in
Lens System 4 x x Zoom lens - 5 mm - 20 mm - F/2.8-5.9
5 x x
Zoom lens - 5 mm - 25 mm - F/2.8-6.9
20 x x
Zoom lens - 4.5 mm - 90 mm - F/3.5-6.8
5 x x Zoom lens - 4.3 mm - 21.5 mm - F/2.7-5.9
20 x x
Zoom lens - 4.5 mm - 90 mm - F/3.5-6.8
Optical sensor type CCD
CCD
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
Light sensitivity ISO 1600
ISO 800
ISO 100
ISO 200
ISO 80
ISO 400
ISO auto
ISO 1600
ISO 800
ISO 100
ISO 200
ISO 6400
ISO 400
ISO auto
ISO 3200
ISO 1600
ISO 800
ISO 100
ISO 200
ISO 80
ISO 6400
ISO 400
ISO auto
ISO 3200
ISO 1600
ISO 800
ISO 100
ISO 200
ISO 400
ISO auto
ISO 3200
ISO 1600
ISO 800
ISO 100
ISO 200
ISO 80
ISO 6400
ISO 400
ISO auto
Video capture H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 320 x 240 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
MOV - 1280 x 720 -
MOV - 640 x 480 -
iFrame - 1280 x 720 -
MOV - 1280 x 720 - Miniature Effect
MOV - 1280 x 720 - Miniature Effect
MOV - 1280 x 720 - Miniature Effect
MOV - 640 x 480 - Miniature Effect
MOV - 640 x 480 - Miniature Effect
MOV - 640 x 480 - Miniature Effect
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 320 x 240 -
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
MOV - 1920 x 1080 -
MOV - 1280 x 720 -
MOV - 640 x 480 -
MOV - 640 x 480 -
MOV - 320 x 240 -
MOV - 320 x 240 -
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
H.264 - 1280 x 720 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 640 x 480 -
H.264 - 320 x 240 -
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 -
Digital zoom 4 x
4 x
4 x
4 x
4 x
Battery technology Lithium ion
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Weight 4.7 oz
4.4 oz
7.4 oz
4.3 oz
7.4 oz
Product Type Digital camera - Compact
Digital camera - Compact
Digital camera - Compact
Digital camera - Compact
Digital camera - Compact
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