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Canon SD1200 IS

$230.00 Released March, 2009

Product Shot 1 The Pros:Available in many different colors. Several improvements over its predecessor - Digic4, larger CCD sensor and more megapixels. Small and lightweight - easy to carry around.

The Cons:Only 3x optical zoom. Only records standard definition video. Doesn't include a memory card.

The Canon SD1200 IS is a point-and-shoot digital camera from Canon's Digital ELPH series.  The camera features a 10 megapixel sensor and records VGA video in 640 x 480 resolution.

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  It includes a DIGIC 4 Image Processor that delivers face detection technology and has a face detection self timer for taking self portraits and group shots.  The SD1200 IS offers 3x optical and 4x digital zoom with Canon's optical image stabilizer technology for clear closeup shots.  It is designed with a 2.5" PureColor LCD display and has an intelligent AUTO feature which analyzes the shooting conditions and selects the appropriate setting.  The SD1200 IS is expected to be released in March 2009 in a variety of colors including blue, pink, green, orange, light grey, and dark grey.


  • 10.0 megapixel sensor
  • 2.5" PureColor LCD display with wide viewing angle
  • Face detection technology with face-detection self timer
  • Records video in VGA 640x480 resolution
  • 3x optical, 4x digital, 12x combined zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer
  • DIGIC 4 Image Processor
  • Smart AUTO feature
  • Available Colors: Dark Grey, Light Grey, Blue, Pink, Green, Orange
  • Weight: 120g

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    available in many different colors

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    several improvements over its predecessor - Digic4, larger CCD sensor and more megapixels

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    small and lightweight - easy to carry around

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    usability - easy to setup the photo settings on the fly

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    good low light performance

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    only 3x optical zoom

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    only records standard definition video

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    doesn't include a memory card

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    poor 'Zoombrowser' photo management software

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    no manual controls or scene modes

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