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Canon PowerShot SD4500 IS

At a Glance
  • Generic Company Place Holder Canon PowerShot SD4500 IS Compact Camera

    Macworld Rating

At a Glance
  • Macworld Rating


    • Compact for a high-zoom camera
    • Great modes for high-speed shooting
    • Extremely easy to use
    • Creative modes that mimic tilt-shift, isolate colors
    • Good macro performance


    • Disappointing image quality
    • Maximum aperture is f/3.4
    • No manual controls for shutter and aperture
    • Lens skimps on the wide-angle end (36mm)
    • Overpowering built-in flash
    • Slow start-up-to-first-shot time
    • Poor battery life

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