Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS / IXUS 255 HS
Compact, svelte design.
WiFi connectivity with smartphones.
Good image quality.
10x zoom range.
Excellent high ISO performance.
Short shutter lag.
Includes external battery charger.
Lengthy shooting mode menu.
Complicated Wifi operation.
WiFi can be a nuisance to set up.
Video is decent, but not as strong as other Canon cams.
Convoluted menu navigation.
Small aperture lens.
Lacks full manual controls.
1080p video limited to 24fps.
By The Imaging Resource on January 31, 2014
Succeeding the popular ELPH 320 HS, Canon's new PowerShot ELPH 330 HS touts double the optical zoom range, improved ISO sensitivity to capture better low-light shots, a new Hybrid AUTO mode and upgraded WiFi connectivity and features. Comparison...-
By reviewed.com on September 30, 2013
When most people already carry around a competent smartphone camera in their pocket, it might seem a little silly to shell out for a second dedicated camera. But with the 330 HS you're getting the advantage of a 10x optical zoom and acceptable...75
By Camera Labs on August 01, 2013
The IXUS 255 HS / ELPH 330 HS is positioned in the middle in the IXUS / ELPH range and provides a good balance between features and performance on the one hand and price on the other. It outclasses the 16.1 Megapixel CCD sensor-based entry-level IXUS...15
By Steves Digicams on July 16, 2013
By Kyle Schurman Canon's family of PowerShot ELPH digital cameras all share a similar look and body design. ELPH models have a nice clean look and they're all pretty thin, giving them a lot of appeal among beginner-level digital...-
By ePHOTOzine on May 09, 2013
For a camera that has built-in Wi-Fi and 10x optical zoom, the Canon IXUS 255 HS represents good value for money. It's image and video recording quality is also excellent, whether shooting close-up macros or subjects in the distance. You're best...80
By PhotographyBLOG on April 19, 2013
The Canon IXUS 255 HS (also known as the Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS) is a stylish digital compact camera that, from the outside, appears to break the rules, sporting a comparably meagre 12.1 megapixel CMOS sensor with a DIGIC 5 processor and a 10x...90
By Digital Trends on April 19, 2013
We had a difficult time grading the 330 HS for several reasons. For $230, you're paying for a camera that shoots good quality photos, is stylish, and is simple to use. However, at the end of the day, it's still a point-and-shoot, and at...70
By PC Mag on April 16, 2013
One of the best cameras you can buy for less than $250, the svelte, 10x-zoom Canon PowerShot Elph 330 HS takes beautiful pictures and lets you send them instantaneously with integrated...80
By CNET UK on March 26, 2013
With built-in Wi-Fi and reliably high image quality, there's much to like about the latest addition to Canon's point-and-shoot IXUS lineup. There was some noise at middling sensitivities, but otherwise the 255 HS performed well in my...80
By CNET France on September 27, 2013
Un Canon Ixus ne se vend pas seulement pour sa taille aujourd'hui. Avec son zoom 10x et son capteur de 12.1 mégapixels qui produit des clichés définis en 4 000 x 3 000 pixels, l'Ixus 255 HS offre déjà un parfait...80