Canon Powershot SX280 HS
The Canon Powershot SX280 HS replaces the SX260 HS model. It features a 12.1MP back-illuminated CMOS sensor, a 20x, 25-500mm optical zoom lens with built-in anti-shake system, and the new DIGIC VI processor which gives the SX280 HS unique low light capabilities. The Canon SX280 HS also offers on-board GPS and built-in Wi-Fi.
20x zoom range.
1080p60 video capture.
Smudged details at high ISOs.
Not the sharpest LCD.
By GadgetSpeak on October 16, 2013
This has 20x optical zoom and its added weight is well distributed to make it holdable even with a substantial amount of zoom. While some may consider that 12.1MP is a little ‘small’ it is all down to the quality of the CMOS...84
By Expert Reviews on October 01, 2013
Not perfect, but class-leading photo and video quality plus some great...100
By Steves Digicams on July 24, 2013
By Josh Fate Canon's PowerShot SX280 is one of the most versatile of the compact point-n-shoot models in the PowerShot lineup. Sporting a 20x optical zoom lens, 12.1-Megapixel HS CMOS imaging sensor and the new DIGIC VI processor, its power and...-
By Trusted Reviews on July 22, 2013
What is the Canon PowerShot SX280HS? It's not difficult to see why travel zoom range compacts have proved so popular over recent times. The combination of a large zoom, manual controls, a good level of image quality and other advanced features, all...80
By cnet on June 20, 2013
Wi-Fi connectivity and a new processor help make Canon's PowerShot SX280 HS one of the top compact megazooms available. But you'd better load up on...80
By ePHOTOzine on June 06, 2013
The Canon Powershot SX280 HS offers a lot of optical zoom in a compact camera body and has a number of features that the traveller will find appealing including both GPS and Wi-Fi. Image quality is very good with excellent colours and good levels of...80
By PhotographyBLOG on May 28, 2013
The Canon PowerShot SX280 HS camera is a new travel-zoom camera that replaces the SX260 HS model. The SX280 has a 20x, 25-500mm optical zoom lens with built-in anti-shake system that features an enhanced Dynamic IS video mode with 5-axis stablizer....90
By TechRadar on May 24, 2013
A 20x optical zoom offers a great amount of flexibility and matches the TZ40's ratio. It doesn't quite offer the extra-long reach of the Sony HX50, which has a 30x zoom capability, but it's worth noting that this camera is much cheaper than...80
By Digital Trends on May 23, 2013
When it comes to compact superzooms, Canon puts together a pretty impressive list of specs with the Powershot SX280. Cameras like this show the performance and features of advanced point-and-shoots continue to evolve and there's still a place for...70
By PC Mag on May 10, 2013
The Canon PowerShot SX280 HS puts 20x zoom in your pocket, along with Wi-Fi, GPS, and 1080p60 video capture. It's an ideal travel camera, and earns our Editors' Choice...80