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 The Imaging Resource on January 31, 2014
Optics and image stabilization. Like its predecessor, the SX280 HS features a 20x optical zoom -- with a range of 25mm wide to 500mm tele equivalents and maximum apertures from f/3.5 to f/6.8 -- which zoomed in and out relatively quickly and quietly...-
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 reviewed.com on July 17, 2013
Aside from improved handling characteristics and the addition of WiFi features, the SX280 is almost entirely inferior to its predecessor. Sharpness—worse. Color accuracy—worse. Noise reduction—worse. And the performance metrics that...82
By DigitalCameraReview on June 27, 2013
The SX280 HS is a compact, well designed, sturdy, and easy to use point and shoot digital camera with a 20x zoom. Compared to its competition, the biggest difference would seem to be in the resolution arena with Canon sticking with a reasonable...70
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