Canon Ixus 45
Top 68%483 points
Top 68%
Megapixels
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746 cameras
10.91MP - 19.73MP
NaN% of all camerasYes
No
megapixels
sensor size
maximum light sensitivity
continuous shooting at high resolution
video recording
longer battery life
16
MP
Panono Camera
108MP
Best

Canon Ixus 45: 34 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

16MP
Panono Camera: 108MP
287
0

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
6.17 x 4.55mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 38mm
244
0

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.
9
Sony Alpha a6500: 425
185
0

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
0.8fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps
171
0

5. weight

128g
HTC Re: 65.5g
141
0

6. 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.
1600ISO
Nikon D5: 3280000ISO
126
0

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
230shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots
114
0

8. video recording

720 x 25fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps
113
0

9. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
0.0005s
Canon EOS-1D C: 0.00000125s
80
0

10. width

94mm
DxO One: 26.2mm
76
0

11. volume

114cm³
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 65.29cm³
71
0

12. height

53mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm
71
0

13. thickness

23mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-TX66: 13mm
70
0

14. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Canon Ixus 45
46% have it
67
0

15. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
2.7"
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless: 4.8"
58
0

16. 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 45
73% have it
56
0

17. has a flash

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.
Canon Ixus 45
88% have it
51
0

18. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Canon Ixus 45
66% have it
48
0

19. has a BSI sensor

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
Canon Ixus 45
20% have it
47
0

20. has manual shutter speed

This allows to manually set the shutter speed.
Canon Ixus 45
44% have it
47
0

21. optical zoom

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.
8x
Nikon Coolpix P900: 83.3x
43
0

22. widest aperture

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.
3.2
Ricoh GR II: 1
41
0

23. has a serial shot mode

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.
Canon Ixus 45
88% have it
40
0

24. maximum focal length

A longer maximum focal length allows you to focus in on a small part of a scene, and offers a narrower angle of view than shorter focal lengths.
224mm
Nikon Coolpix P900: 2000mm
39
0

25. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
Canon Ixus 45
63% have it
37
0

26. minimum focal length

A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
28mm
HP Photosmart R937: 1.18mm
34
0

27. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
Canon Ixus 45
93% have it
32
0

28. USB version

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.
2
Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5: 3.1
31
0

29. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Canon Ixus 45
98% have it
27
0

30. has a dedicated camera button

A dedicated camera button allows you to take snapshots more easily.
Canon Ixus 45
99% have it
27
0

31. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Canon Ixus 45
98% have it
27
0

32. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Canon Ixus 45
94% have it
27
0

33. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
Canon Ixus 45
99% have it
26
0

34. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Canon Ixus 45
99% have it
26
0

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