Canon PowerShot SX220 HS

  • Canon PowerShot SX220 HS
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  • Slim body.
  • Good focal range.
  • Large LCD screen.


  • Slight handling issues.
  • Slight image quality issues.

Expert reviews and ratings

By GadgetSpeak on 80

Since PowerShots went to solid batteries their size can get nearer that of their other range of pocket cameras the Ixus. However they still form a bridge between the tiny Ixus and Canons high end range DSLR...

By Macworld UK on 80

The PowerShot SX220 HS upgrades last year’s SX210 IS, the HS suffix indicating ‘High Sensitivity’ features promising better low-light performance. This translates as a backlit 1/2.3in CMOS sensor, optical image stabilisation, Digic 4...

By Digital Camera Buyer on 100

The SX220 HS produces some stunning images, offers full manual control and has full HD video with stereo sound – it has everything a travel compact needs Overall Our provides the latest photography news, reviews, previews, features and...

By Pocket-lint on 80

A versatile feature set crammed into a body that still remains pockable. There are acceptable compromises from this arrangement, but on the whole it’s a great choice of...

By What Digital Camera on 86

The SX220 HS is an impressive all-round travel compact which is priced competitively relative to equivalent cameras. The specification offers more than enough for the casual shooting, while HD video capture and full PASM control will satisfy those...

By T3 Magazine on 80

Doing direct battle with the likes of the Nikon Coolpix S9100, Olympus SZ-20 and SZ30, Samsung WB650, Casio EX-H20 and H30, plus in the compact ‘travel zoom’ stakes is Canon’s latest upgrade of the year-old SX210 IS. This second...

By ePHOTOzine on 80

The Canon Powershot SX220 HS improves on the previous model by introducing a new 12Mp back lit CMOS sensor, this enables better noise performance with lower noise at higher ISO settings, and quicker performance. The lens is good although there is...

By CNET UK on 80

It would be a mistake to dismiss the Canon PowerShot SX220 HS compact superzoom as an incremental update to the SX210 IS. It's powerful, flexible, straightforward and fun to...

International Review By Betabuzz on 87

Die Canon PowerShot SX220 HS ist ein gelungener Kamera-Allrounder für den Alltag. Die Kamera ist angenehm einfach zu bedienen und produziert sehr ansehnliche...

International Review By on 83

Die Canon PowerShot SX220 HS ist eine digitale Kompaktkamera mit einem drei Zoll großen Display. Die Auflösung liegt bei dieser Kamera bei maximal 12,1 Megapixel und die Digitalkamera von Canon verfügt über einen 14-fach optischen...

International Review By on 84

Mit der Canon SX220 HS sind Sie für die nächste Urlaubsreise gut gerüstet. Die Kamera ist klein genug, um beim Transport in der Jackentasche zu verschwinden. Durch die griffige Oberfläche, die abgerundeten Gehäuseecken und...

International Review By Computer Bild on

Kompakte Digitalkameras sind in unzähligen Größen, Formen und Ausstattungen zu haben – vom Hemdtaschenmodell bis zur riesigen Superzoom-Kamera. Die Canon Powershot SX220 HS geht den Mittelweg: Viel Zoom und trotzdem...

International Review By Ere Numérique on 85

Offrant beaucoup sous un volume réduit, le Canon SX220 fait partie des très bons modèles que l’on peut choisir sans risque si ses prestations...

International Review By on 85

Bénéficiant d’un dessin agréable, le SX220 est un compact un peu plus gros que la moyenne mais qui prendra place sans problème dans la plupart des poches. Son atout majeur est évidemment son zoom 14x qui couvre du grand...