- Page 1Canon PowerShot A720 IS
- Page 2 Canon PowerShot A720 IS
- Page 3 Canon PowerShot A720 IS
- Page 4 Features table
- Page 5 Test shots – ISO performance
- Page 6 Test shots – Full-res crops
- Page 7 Test shots – Exposure evaluation
”A range of general test shots are shown over the next two pages. In some cases, the full size image has been reduced for bandwidth purposes, and a crop taken from the original full resolution image has been placed below it to show the overall image quality. Some other pictures may be clicked to view the original full-size image.”
The wide-angle end is equivalent to 35mm, a little wider than average for a compact.
The telephoto end of the 6x zoom range is equivalent to 210mm, good for zooming in on distant details.
Colour reproduction is excellent, although this shot doesn’t really do it justice.
The sensor produces good dynamic range despite its small size, thanks to the Digic III processor.
Score in detail
Image Quality 9
|Camera type||Digital Compact|
|Megapixels (Megapixel)||8 Megapixel|
|Optical Zoom (Times)||6x|
|LCD Monitor||2.5 in|
|Flash modes||Auto Flash, Red-eye Reduction, Flash ON, Flash OFF|
|Video (max res/format)||640 x 480|
|Memory card slot||Secure Digital (SD) Card, MultiMediaCard (MMC), Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card|