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Canon ELPH 130

alaTest has collected and analyzed 269 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the size and image quality. The value for money and portability are also mentioned favorably. Opinions about the build quality and memory are different. Some have doubts about the features and flash.

usability, portability, value for money, image quality, size

battery, responsiveness, shutter, flash, features

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Canon ELPH 130 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Canon ELPH 130 IS / IXUS 140


The Canon IXUS 140 / ELPH 130 IS is a 16 Megapixel point-and-shoot compact with an 8x optical zoom and a 3-inch LCD screen. The earlier 2012 IXUS / ELPH range was exclusively built around Canon's High sensitivity back-illuminated CMOS sensors, with...

8x stabilised optical zoom ; Built-in wi-fi and GPS via a smartphone ; Compact, lightweight and stylish

Older Digic 4 processor ; Lacks 1080p full HD ; Lacks movie digest mode ; Lacks stacking and burst shooting ; Noisy image quality

The IXUS 140 / ELPH 130 IS is one of three basic IXUS / ELPH models in the bottom half of the range. Until 2013, the entire IXUS / ELPH range carried the HS suffix and all had CMOS sensors paired with the Digic 5 processor. That meant that even the...

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Love my new Canon Powershot


my 3rd Canon Powershot!

Easy To Use","Fast\/accurate auto-focus","Good Image Quality","Good in Low Light","Large Clear LCD","Small \/ Compact

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Easy To Use","Fast\/accurate auto-focus","Good Image Quality","Good Image Stabilization","Good in Low Light","Great Zoom","Large Clear LCD","Nice Body Color","Short Lag Time","Small \/ Compact


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Excellent camera. Good value


Overall excellent camera. Have had better but not so worried about this one. It's a good vacation cameraAbout me... casual user

Ease of use


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small camera takes great pictures


I have been very impressed with the quality fir the price. Takes great pictures.

great price

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great pictures,,compact camera..


This camera takes great pictures with lots of choices for being so compact...also a awesome price for such good quality!!!About me... Love capturing special occasions, Photo enthusiast

easy to carry in my purse or pocket

nothing bad so far

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Great Camera


My younger brother took this camera with him to Washington DC and brought back wonderful pictures

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Compact little camera that does everything I need


I bought the camera for ease of use for quick photos used for documenting things such as household belongings, posting photos on the internet etc. Compact camera with nice photo quality. Easy to understand and download program works well.About me......

Easy to use

No complaints

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Easy to use


The sales person set it up and I just took it home and was ready to shoot new pix.About me... casual user

Easy set up


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nice pic's but still trying to get wi fi to work


Was surprised that didn't come with sd card , easy to take pics, like also thar is small enough to fit in pocket

ease of use

diffcult to figure out wi fi for camera