Canon IXUS 1000 HS review

Is the IXUS 1000 HS with its 10x optical zoom and 1080p HD video recording a must-have anniversary edition or a party pooper?

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Product Type
Compact Camera
Battery Size Supported
Proprietary Battery Size
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Effective Camera Resolution
10 Megapixel
USB
Yes
Wide Angle
No
PictBridge
Yes
Product Family
IXUS
Image Stabilization
Optical
Optical Zoom
10x
Digital Zoom
4x
Brand Name
Canon
Features
Face Detection, Smile Detection, Manual White Balance, Continuous Shooting Mode
Screen Size
7.6 cm (3")
Video Formats
QuickTime MOV
Viewfinder Type
No
Weight (Approximate)
167 g
Minimum Focus Distance
10 mm
Maximum Image Resolution
3648 x 2736
Maximum Frame Rate
240 fps
Number of Batteries Supported
1
Battery Built-in
No
Battery Rechargeable
Yes
Battery Included
Yes
Display Screen Type
LCD
Image Sensor Type
CMOS
Total Camera Resolution
10.6 Megapixel
HDMI
Yes
HD Movie Mode
Yes
Memory Card Supported
MultiMediaCard (MMC), Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC)
Height
58.5 mm
Width
101 mm
Depth
22.3 mm
Focal Length
6.30 mm to 63 mm
Image Formats
JPEG
Focus Modes
Auto
Manufacturer
Canon, Inc
Product Model
1000 HS
Product Name
IXUS 1000 HS Compact Camera
Product Line
IXUS
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
IXUS1000HS
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.canon.co.uk
Marketing Information

Introducing the new IXUS 1000 HS, the first IXUS with an amazing 10x Optical Zoom allowing you to get closer to the action. The IXUS 1000 HS is a slim, compact camera also featuring FULL High Definition Movie Recording and a 10.0 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS Sensor.

Battery Life
150 Shot
Package Contents
  • IXUS 1000 HS Compact Camera
  • Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-9L
  • Battery Charger CB-2LBE
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • AV Cable AVC-DC400ST
  • Wrist Strap WS-DC7
  • CD-ROM
Display Resolution
230000 Pixel
Limited Warranty
1 Year
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