Canon PowerShot S100

  • Canon PowerShot S100
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The Canon Powershot S100 features a lens range 24-120mm equivalent 5x zoom, it also packs Canon's latest DIGIC 5 image processor. The S100's image sensor is a 12.1 MP 'high sensitivity' CMOS in the 1/1.7" format, this allows to record full HD movies at 1920x1080 resolution, with a 24P output framerate.

Expert reviews and ratings

By TechSmart.co.za on

It’s easy to dismiss Canon’s S100 as just another small little compact amid a vast ocean of choice. You would be seriously mistaken though.Although there are a number of high-end compacts available, none quite match the amount of cool...

By evogadget.com on

The Canon PowerShot S100 is, in conclusion, one of the smallest and most comfortable cameras today which still manages to give a really nice performance, despite flaws such as short battery life and...

By GadgetSpeak on 76

This little black offering fits into the smallest pocket but can take HD video as well as rather nice still images. Even if you have a larger and more powerful unit, this can be ready even before that comes from the...

By theregister.co.uk on 80

The PowerShot S100 is an excellent camera delivering image quality which exceeded my expectations. This, combined with superb handing, control and features justifies the S100 as a serious shooter, despite its size. It’s certainly expensive, but in...

By CIOL on

The follow up to the S95, PowerShot S100 claims to be one of the first Canon compacts with the company's latest DIGIC 5 processor. The camera has all features to shoot good images. It has got a high-sensitivity of 12.1 megapixel 1/1.7-type CMOS...

By 5FWD on 80

We make no bones about it. The Canon S100 is a superb camera let down slightly by its battery life that although short, will still get you through the day. Besides the minor stamina problem the Canon S100 excels in both photo and video, and is...

By The Imaging Resource on

At first the Canon S100 seems pretty similar to its predecessors. It certainly looks similar, despite the few cosmetic accents that don't appeal to me personally. Its odd color and strange grip put me off at first, but as I continued to use it and...

By Tech2 on 80

The Canon Powershot S100 is priced in India at a MOP of Rs. 25,000. This camera is built really well and feels extremely sturdy. Feature-wise it has some improvements over its predecessor, like the larger sensor, 1080p video capabilities, increased...

By Stuff.tv on 100

A master of all trades that fits in your jeans pocket. Fantastic...

By DPexpert on

REVIEW—CANON PowerShot S100 compact] by terry on 19 January 2012 Price: $550 Outstanding compact THE LOW-DOWN: Canon has broken with the top quality compact mob with the S100, increasing the pixel count to 12 million and at the same time...

By Sydney Morning Herald on

Read later Canon has broken with the top-quality compact mob with the S100, increasing the megapixel count to 12 and boosting the zoom range to 5X (24mm-120mm film equivalent). After Panasonic startled the world with the LX3, with its modest zoom...

By PC Pro on 83

An elegant compact camera with plenty of high-end features for enthusiasts and high-quality optics, producing consistently excellent...

By PC World on 90

The Canon PowerShot S100 is just about the most capable compact camera we've seen, and it's packed with features that will please both novices and advanced shooters. Images (click to enlarge) Canon PowerShot S100 Review: A Near-Perfect Pocket...

By hardwarezone.com.sg on 90

With its great image quality and pro handling, the Canon S100 is one of the best compact cameras of the year.We'd almost recommend it unreservedly for the casual user who just wants a compact that takes great photos, especially in low-light, but for...

By Expert Reviews on 80

Stunning image quality for a conventional compact camera, but shot-to-shot performance and battery life just keep it from top marks...

By Steves Digicams on

Canon's new PowerShot S100 follows in the line of the PowerShot S90 and S95 from the last two years. These slightly more advanced digicams were designed for people with a little more photography and camera knowledge, but with its Smart Auto mode,...

By G4tv.com on 60

Video Review: The Canon PowerShot S100 digital camera has more than just 12.1 megapixels and a DIGIC 5 image processor. It also comes with a built in GPS with image location tagging! Kevin Pereira and Candace Bailey take a look at the S100 for Gadget...

By Digital Trends on 80

Pocket shooters looking for more of a challenge or advanced photographers who want a capable point-and-shoot will be fans of the S100's...

By Photo Review Australia on 85

Canon has taken one of its most successful digicams, the PowerShot S95, and upgraded it with a new sensor and image processor, longer zoom lens and better ergonomics to produce the PowerShot S100. It's also reduced the price by $50 and added a GPS...

By T3 Magazine on 80

The Canon PowerShot S100 is a pocket camera that packs an impressively comprehensive array of full manual and auto functionality into its slim 26.7mm depth. And, impressively this doesn’t seem to have adversely affected image quality as the Canon...