Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready Review

Overall 45
Imaging 9
Features 34
Size 90
Price 1

Main Features

  • 12.0 MP 1/2.3" CMOS sensor
  • ISO 80 - 6400
  • Image Stabilization: Yes
  • 2.8″ Tilting Screen
  • ViewFinder: No
  • 2.0 fps Continuous Shooting
  • Video: 1920 x 1080 (24 fps), 1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30, 120 fps), 320 x 240 ( 240 fps)
  • Built-in Wireless: Yes
  • Dimensions: 79 x 60 x 29 mm
  • Weight: 195 g
  • Environmental Sealing: No
  • Built-in GPS: Yes

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready Summary

This review is devoted to PowerShot N Facebook ready that Canon has first introduced to the public in Aug 22, 2013. This model is a Small Sensor Compact camera with a resolution of 12.0 MP and a 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm) sized CMOS sensor.

In Small Sensor Compact cameras (Top 10 Compact Cameras) this model has taken rank #140 out of 472. Its Overall Score has reached 45/100 and it takes a rank of #375 out of 1174 in all Cameras.

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready Compared to other Compact Cameras

Now let's delve into more details of our Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready review by assessing its features and specs, as well as checking what pros and cons it has compared to other average products in this category.

PROs

  • Screen Type: Tilting
  • Touch Screen: Yes
  • Min Native Iso: 80
  • Viewfinder: No
  • Image Stabilization: Yes
  • Built-In Flash: Yes
  • Wireless Connectivity: Built-In
  • Weight: 175 g

CONs

  • Viewfinder Coverage: No
  • Viewfinder Magnification: No
  • External Flash: No
  • Sensor Resolution: 12.0 MP
  • Af Phase Detection: No
  • AutoFocus Face Detection: No
  • Microphone Port: No

Complete Comparison of Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready With Other Cameras in Small Sensor Compact Category

In this part of our review, we are going to take a closer look at the technical specs and features presented in Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready. In addition, we are going to define the main pros and cons of this model and, based on this info, compare it to other average Small Sensor Compact cameras.

Physical Characteristics Of Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready has the following external dimensions 79 x 79 x 29 mm (31.1 x 23.62 x 11.42″) with the weight of 195 g.

The typical weight for average Small Sensor Compact type cameras is 175g. If we compare the average indicator to the weight of Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready, we can conclude that this model is heavier than many other similar products.

Talking about the camera’s thickness, it is worth saying that Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready is wider than other average cameras from this class. Its thickness is 29mm.

Look at the pictures below to see the front and top view of Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready with the indication of this model’s dimensions:

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If you want to have a better idea of how big the Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready is, look at the pictures below to see how big it is compared to a credit card and a AA type battery.

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Finally, let's check how different are the weight and thickness of the Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready compared to other models from this class of cameras presented by the brand’s competitors:

Battery

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready — 200 shots
Min: 140 shots
Average: 241 shots
Max: 470 shots

Thickness

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready — 29 mm
Min: 10 mm
Average: 26 mm
Max: 60 mm

Weight

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready — 195 g
Min: 103 g
Average: 175 g
Max: 423 g

Unfortunately, Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready comes without a waterproof feature, so if you want it to serve well and last longer, you will have to use it very carefully and avoid water.

Unfortunately, Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready comes without a dustproof feature, so if you want it to serve well and last longer, you will have to use it very carefully and protect your camera from external threats such as dust.

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready Photo and Sensor Features

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready boasts of a resolution of 12.0 MP and is equipped with a 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm) sized CMOS sensor.

The base of Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready has the following ISO range 80 - 6400 .

Unfortunately, the support of the RAW file is not included in Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready. However, if you are looking specifically for a Compact camera with a RAW file support, you should check out one of the following models from the same class and within similar price range .

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready features a 12.0 MP 1/2.3" sensor, which is not a good pick for high-quality and detailed pictures. However, we have an alternative option for you if you were looking for higher resolution.

Anti-Aliasing Filter

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready is known for the lack of anti-alias (Low-pass) filter. It is one of its essential features of the sensor built in this model. The absence of this filter contributes to a higher level of details and sharpness in the pictures you take. Yet, the lack of an anti-alias filter also enhances the possibility of more occurring in certain conditions.

Now let’s check how we can compare the size of 1/2.3" sensor featured in Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready with other standard sensor sizes.

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Other Characteristics And Features of Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready

LCD and ViewFinder

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready is equipped with a Tilting 2.8" LCD screen. The resolution of this model’s screen reaches 461k dots.

In addition, this model comes with a built-in ViewFinder.

This model comes with a high-quality LCD screen. This is a type of a touch screen, which makes shooting much more convenient and simple, allowing you to adjust the point of focus and camera settings with fingertips.

Max Shutter speed

Some of the other highlights of Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready are its 2.0 fps max speed and 1/2000 sec max shutter speed, which allow you to shoot continuously.

Flash

Unlike some other cameras from this category, PowerShot N Facebook ready unfortunately, is not equipped with a built-in flash.

Video Features

As for the video quality characteristics of Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready, it gives you a possibility to shoot videos at the highest resolution of 1920 x 1080 You also have enough flexibility in terms of how you can save your files. Namely, Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready allows you to save files in H.264 formats.

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready provides full HD resolution, which means that this model shows decent performance in most situations.

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready is not equipped with any ports that would allow you to connect external headphones and microphones to it.

Connectivity and Storage

One more advantage of Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready is its embedded wireless (Wi-Fi) connectivity. This feature makes it possible to share files with suitable devices without the necessity to connect them physically.

In addition, PowerShot N Facebook ready is equipped with USB 2.0 port. that make it possible to connect PowerShot N Facebook ready with suitable external devices.

Battery Life

In concordance with generally accepted CIPA standards, the battery featured in Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready provides a shooting life of 200, while the average battery life of cameras in this class is 241 shots.

With the commonly accepted standards in mind, we can conclude that Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready is above the average indicator of battery life. However, we believe it is still a great idea to grab a few extra batteries if you are planning long photo trips.

How Good is Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready for Different Types of Photography?

In this part of our review, we are going to focus on Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready’s performance in various fields of photography. Each sub-section stands for a specific photography area. In every part, we will review Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready’s name performance and give it an overall score. This first spider web graph indicates how we can compare the PowerShot N Facebook ready to the average Compact camera.

Hover your mouse over the points to see the score details for each photography type.

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready for Portrait Photography

After carefully reviewing how well Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready performs Portrait Photography, we gave it a score of 64. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready can be called a Strong model for this type of photography.

If the score of this model doesn’t impress you and you are still looking for a model that is better suited for Portrait Photography, we recommend you to check out our Top 10 Cameras for Portrait Photography.

Advantages:

  • Canon is famous with its skintones
  • Image Stabilization

Disadvantages:

  • Small 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm) sensor

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready for Street Photography

After carefully reviewing how well Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready performs Street Photography, we gave it a score of 45. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready can be called a Intermediate model for this type of photography.

Advantages:

  • Small size (79 x 60 x 29 mm)
  • Live View
  • Image Stabilization

Disadvantages:

  • No Built-in View Finder
  • Small 1/2.3"(6.17 x 4.55 mm) sensor

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready for Sports Photography

After carefully reviewing how well Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready performs Sports Photography, we gave it a score of 35. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready can be called a 35 model for this type of photography.

Advantages:

  • No View Finder

Disadvantages:

  • Slow Continuous Shooting (2.0 fps)
  • No Environmental Sealing
  • Slow Max Shutter Speed (1/2000s)
  • Small Number of CrossFocus Points (0)
  • Bad Max Native ISO (6400)
  • Small battery life (200 shots)
  • Small size (79 x 60 x 29 mm)

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready for Daily Photography

After carefully reviewing how well Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready performs Daily Photography, we gave it a score of 25. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready can be called a Underclass model for this type of photography.

Advantages:

  • Small weight (195 g)
  • Small size (79 x 60 x 29 mm)
  • Built-in Flash
  • Wireless Connectivity
  • Video is available

Disadvantages:

  • Small 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm) sensor
  • No Built-in View Finder

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready for Landscape Photography

After carefully reviewing how well Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready performs Landscape Photography, we gave it a score of 1. Compared to scores of other cameras from the same class, Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready can be called a 1 model for this type of photography.

If the score of this model doesn’t impress you and you are still looking for a model that is better suited for Landscape Photography, we recommend you to check out our Top 10 Cameras for Landscape Photography.

Advantages:

No Significant Advantages

Disadvantages:

  • Small 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm) sensor
  • Low resolution sensor (12 MP)
  • No Environmental Sealing
  • No RAW Support
  • Bad Max Native ISO (6400)

Canon PowerShot N Facebook ready Detailed Specs

General
Brand Canon
Model PowerShot N Facebook ready
Announced Aug 22, 2013
Body Type Compact
Lens
Manual Focus No
Lens Mount Fixed lens
Number of Lenses n/a
Focal Length Multiplier n/a
Macro Focus Range 1
Screen
Screen Type Tilting
Screen Size 2.8″
Screen Resolution 461k dots
Live View Yes
Touch Screen Yes
ViewFinder
ViewFinder
ViewFinder Resolution 0k dots
ViewFinder Coverage %
ViewFinder Magnification
Photography Features
Min Shutter Speed 15 s
Max Shutter Speed 1/2000 s
Continuous Shooting 2.0 fps
Shutter Priority No
Aperture Priority No
Manual Exposure Mode No
Exposure Compensation No
Custom White Balance No
Image Stabilization Yes
Built-in Flash Yes
Flash Range
Flash Modes
External Flash No
AE Bracketing No
WB Bracketing No
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment Yes
Average No
Spot Yes
Partial No
AF-Area No
Center Weighted Yes
Sensor
Sensor Type CMOS
Sensor Size 1/2.3"
Sensor Dimensions 6.17 x 4.55 mm
Sensor Area 28.07 mm2
Sensor Resolution 12.0 MP
Max Image Resolution 4000 x 2248
Max Native ISO 6,400
Max Boosted ISO n/a
Min Native ISO 80
RAW Support No
AutoFocus
AF Touch No
AF Continuous No
AF Single No
AF Tracking No
AF Selective No
AF Center No
AF Multi Area No
AF Live View No
AF Face Detection No
AF Contrast Detection Yes
AF Phase Detection No
Number of Focus Points n/a
Number of Cross Focus Points 0
Video Features
Video Resolutions 1920 x 1080 (24 fps), 1280 x 720 (30 fps), 640 x 480 (30, 120 fps), 320 x 240 ( 240 fps)
Max Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
Video Formats H.264
Microphone Port No
Headphone Port No
Connectivity
Wireless Connectivity Yes
HDMI No
USB USB 2.0
Physical
Environmental Sealing No
Water Proof No
Dust Proof No
Shock Proof No
Crush Proof No
Freeze Proof No
Weight 195 g
Physical Dimensions 79 x 60 x 29 mm
Battery Life 200 shots
Battery Type 200 shots
Battery Model NB-9L
Other Features
Self Timer Yes
Timelapse Recording No
GPS Optional
Storage Type microSD/microSDHC/microSDXC
Storage Slots 1

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