Canon Digital IXUS 240 HS Review
Canon Digital IXUS 240 HS
Price in India: 18, 995
• ISO performance up to 3200
• Intelligent image stabilization
• Excellent image quality and color reproduction
• Responsive touchscreen
• Good noise performance at higher ISO settings
• Movie Digest (720p)
• Slim metal body
• High speed shooting
• Low battery life expectancy
• No rubber grip
• Fairly expensive for a compact camera
• Poor wide angle (24mm)
At an imaging show event, Canon launched its new premium range of Digital Camera to its well-known IXUS line-up. IXUS 240 HS features eye-catching design with Canon’s high speed Wi-Fi functionality and signature image quality. It is integrated with 16.1 megapixel CMOS sensor with multi area and 5x optical zoom with 24mm wide angle. This compact digital camera is facilitated with DIGIC 5 processing engine and known for its full HD1080p video recording. Stylish and sophisticated in design, IXUS 240 HS is also provided with 3.2 inches touchscreen LCD with 461, 000 dots. You will be pleased to know that it is integrated with Apple iOS, which lets the users chuck the videos and images directly to their iPods, iPhones and iPads.
Canon Digital IXUS 240 HS has a slim and solid metal body with widescreen touch panel covering its rear part. This digital camera can be availed in black, blue, silver and pink colors. Further, latest in the IXUS line-up, 240 HS weighs only 145 g and it is easy carry & handle. The dimensions of 93.5 x 56.8 x 20.8mm (3.68 x 2.24 x 0.82 inches) make it compact in size. It also features Canon’s intelligent IS, which allows advanced image stabilization that helps the photographer to take quality pictures. Powered by NB-11L battery pack, IXUS 240 HS can withstand around 170 recordable shots. Also provided with touch shutter, you will never miss a quick shoot. The touchscreen enables the users to have a complete control of the camera on the swipe of their finger.
IXUS 240 HS is also facilitated with smart auto mode that helps in selecting the optimum setting for various situations and subjects from 58 auto scenes. This allows the photographer to capture picture-perfect images. 240 HS is also integrated with improved version of Face ID function, which can register up to 12 persons.
Bit expensive but as per the Canon Digital IXUS 240 HS Review, it is one of the best camera one should have. Appreciated for its slim metal body, stylish looks and excellent performance, it is highly demanded in market. Canon Digital IXUS 240 HS Price in India is INR 18, 995 approximately.