Canon IXUS 860 IS Specification - the Canon IXUS 860 IS is a stylish digital camera with a silver body. One of the extra attractions of the IXUS 860 IS is the wide angle lens. This is likely to prove attractive if you take a lot of landscape shots or groups of people where you need to squeeze in a wide scene


The Canon PowerShot SD870 (IXUS860) IS (announced 22 August’07) is a 8.0 megapixel point-and-shoot digital camera features 3.8x optical zoom (35mm equivalent: 28-105mm) with optical stabilization, ISO: 80-1600, DIGIC III, and a 3.0″ LCD screen. 3.65 x 2.32 x 1.02 in (92.6 x 58.8 x 25.9mm) and weighs approx 5.50 oz./155g

Canon PowerShot SD870 IS is one of the best consumer cameras we’ve seen recently, falling just short of our reigning Editors’ Choice compact camera… With its outstanding image quality and features such as the 3-inch LCD and wide-angle lens, the SD870 is hard to beat at this price

Though the 870 IS isn’t perfect, with its noise issues and minor design faults, it still remains an excellent compact camera. A sharp lens, fast image processing times and fantastic picture quality make the IXUS an ideal combination of style and substance.

A strong all-purpose compact camera, Canon’s IXUS 870 IS will suit users looking for a unit with a wide-angle lens, a big screen and good image quality.  

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