Canon  ELPH 300 HS
Canon ELPH 300 HS
Top 66%817 points
Top 66%
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Canon ELPH 300 HS review: 52 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

12.1MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.62mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
3.4fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

4. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon ELPH 300 HS
28% have it

5. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
3200 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

6. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
220shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

7. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1080 x 24fps
Fujifilm X-T3: 2160 x 60fps

8. weight

141g
HTC Re: 65.5g

9. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/2000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon ELPH 300 HS
50% have it

11. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Canon ELPH 300 HS
72% have it

12. pixel density

256ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 2160ppi

13. resolution

553 x 415px
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 5184 x 3888px

14. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Canon ELPH 300 HS
27% have it

15. Has a built-in focus motor

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.
Canon ELPH 300 HS
18% have it

16. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Canon ELPH 300 HS
45% have it

17. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Canon ELPH 300 HS
48% have it

18. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Canon ELPH 300 HS
66% have it

19. volume

100.5cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³

20. has sensor shift stabilization

With sensor shift, the image sensor (rather than the lens) moves to counterbalance any vibration of the camera. This means the image will be stabilised regardless of what lens is being used.
Canon ELPH 300 HS
19% have it

21. shoots raw

A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.
Canon ELPH 300 HS
58% have it

22. Is a system camera

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.
Canon ELPH 300 HS
46% have it

23. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Canon ELPH 300 HS
35% have it

24. width

55.9mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

25. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Canon ELPH 300 HS
89% have it

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