Canon PowerShot A800 Digital Camera


What does the 27% ReviewGist Score mean?

Canon PowerShot A800 is a not recommended buy as per the ReviewGist score of 27%. This is because even though the Canon PowerShot A800 has garnered positive reviews from most reviewers, it might not come with the latest specifications as it is a relatively very old model.

  • Positive ratings from over 28 review sources with an average rating of 3.0 stars. Top review sources include stars), stars), stars) and stars).
  • Released 4 years ago (Jan 2011) which makes it one of the very old digital cameras in the market.


Key Features
Camera Type Compact, Standard Point and Shoot
Image Sensor Type CCD
Optical Zoom 3.3 x
Resolution 10.0 Megapixel
LCD Screen Size 2.5 in.
Digital Zoom 4.0 x
Focal Length 6.6 - 21.6 mm
Focus Range 0.4in. to infinity (W), 9.8in. to infinity (T)
Focus Type Autofocus
Interchangeable Lens Not Interchangeable Lens
Macro Focus Range 0.4in. - 19.2in. (W) 9.8in. -19.2in. (T)
35mm Zoom Lens 37 - 122 mm
Image Quality
Camera Resolution 10.0 Megapixel
Image Resolutions 640 x 480, 2816 x 2112, 1600 x 1200, 3648 x 2736, 3648 x 2048
Image Sensor Size 7.7 mm
Max Movie Length 3,600 Seconds
Video Format AVI, Motion JPEG
Video Resolutions 320 x 240, 640 x 480 (VGA)
Video Speed 30.0 fps
Exposure Control
Aperture Range f3/f5.8 (w/t)
Frames Per Second 0.8 Frames
Shutter Speed 15 - 1/2000 sec
White Balance Auto, Manual, Daylight / Sunny (Preset), Cloudy (Preset), Fluorescent (Preset), Tungsten (Preset)
Min. ISO Speed 100.0
Max. ISO Speed 1600.0
Compression Modes Fine, Normal
Compression Type JPEG, DPOF 1.1, DCF, EXIF 2.3
Memory Type Multimedia Card, SD Card, SDHC Card, MMC Plus, SDXC Card, MultiMediaCard (MMC) plus High Capacity
Flash Functions Flash Off, Auto Flash, Fill-in Flash, Slow Sync, Manual
Flash Type Built-In
ISO Speeds Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
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Viewfinder / Display
LCD Panel LCD Panel
LCD Panel Size 2.5 in.
LCD Protected Position Not LCD Protected Position
LCD Screen Resolution 115000.0 pixels
Interface Type Mini-USB
Video Interface Video Out
Power Supply
Battery Life 300.0 Images
Battery Type 2 x AA Batteries
Included Features
Self Timer 2 Sec, 10 Sec
Depth 1.23 in.
Height 2.43 in.
Weight 0.41 lb.
Width 3.71 in.
Exterior Color Black, Silver, Red
Family Line Canon PowerShot
Included Accessories Battery Charger, AC Power Cord, Battery Pack
Product ID 106585616
Release Date February, 2011
System Requirements
Operating System Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows Vista, Apple Mac OS X 10, Microsoft Windows 7
ReviewGist ID 63494,106585616
-870562337, 870561702

Manufacturer Description

10 Megapixel, Point and Shoot Camera, 2.5 in. LCD Screen, 3.3x Optical Zoom, With Video Capability, Weight: 0.41 lb.
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