Editors Liked

  • Extremely low price tag, good performance, impressive image quality
  • Inexpensive camera, Completely automatic, very easy to use, Uses AA batteries, which is handy when traveling, Autofocus is sharp most of the time
  • Inexpensive under$100 price. Sharp photos. Simple to operate
  • Inexpensive under-$100 price. Sharp photos. Simple to operate
  • The Canon PowerShot A3300 IS has a nice feature set for the money as well as excellent photo quality
  • Excellent image quality, Sturdy build quality, Long life from 2 x AA batteries, Blur Reduction Scene mode
  • Good macro performance, AA battery powered, Acceptable image quality, Easy to use

Editors Didn't Like

  • Substandard LCD screen, slightly limited specification
  • A800 has slow response times, even for a budgetpriced camera, Colors seem to be dull, especially with indoor photos, Camera body seems a bit chunky, Zoom lens creates some noise and moves in a jerky motion, Autofocus is slow, especially in low light, so y
  • Lacks optical image stabilization. No highdef video capture. Lowresolution LCD
  • Lacks optical image stabilization. No high-def video capture. Low-resolution LCD
  • The camera has long shot-to-shot times and its flat buttons can be tricky to press
  • No image stabilisation, Limited 37mm wide angle, No menu Hints and Tips, No AV cable for TV viewing
  • Lots of purple fringing and chromatic aberration in bright conditions, Occasional underexposure