Canon IXUS 240 HS
Canon IXUS 240 HS
Top 57%1,130 points
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Top specs and features

Canon IXUS 240 HS: 57 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16.1MP
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. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
27
Sony Alpha a9: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
1.9fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon IXUS 240 HS
27% have it

6. weight

145g
HTC Re: 65.5g

7. 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.
3200ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000ISO

8. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
190shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

9. video recording

1080 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon IXUS 240 HS
49% have it

11. 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

12. width

56.8mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

13. pixel density

306ppi
Sony A7 II: 544ppi

14. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Canon IXUS 240 HS
26% have it

15. height

93.5mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

16. volume

110.46cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³

17. thickness

20.8mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm

18. resolution

784 x 588px
Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH2K + Lumix G Vario 14-42mm/ F3.5-5.6 ASPH./ MEGA O.I.S: 1517 x 1011px

19. 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 IXUS 240 HS
17% have it

20. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3.2"
Samsung Galaxy Camera 2: 4.8"

21. 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 IXUS 240 HS
72% have it

22. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Canon IXUS 240 HS
15% 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 IXUS 240 HS
35% have it

24. 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 IXUS 240 HS
18% have it

25. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Canon IXUS 240 HS
45% have it
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