cameras

Canon PowerShot A1300 Digital Camera Review

For those who demand a AA-powered camera, the A1300 is a fair model that holds up better than most.

$119.99
http://reviewed-production.s3.amazonaws.com/attachment/4e2b4f9dc0ff1e3dde240901d2e07373f48297c3/940x400.jpg
Advertisement

Introduction

The PowerShot A1300 is a AA-battery powered compact, offered by Canon to appeal to old-fashioned (or well-prepared) shooters. But there's a lot more going for this little camera. It's very inexpensive, very small, very light, has a built-in optical viewfinder, and actually didn't test quite as poorly as we expected.

The A1300 is available now for $119.99, in black or silver.

Sections

  1. Introduction
  2. Product Tour
  3. Hardware
  4. Photo Gallery
  5. Image Quality
  6. Sharpness
  7. Color
  8. Noise Reduction
  9. Distortion
  10. Video
  11. Usability
  12. Ease of Use
  13. Handling
  14. Controls
  15. Speed
  16. Features
  17. Extras
  18. Video Features
  19. Conclusion
Canon powershot a1300 review vanity

Canon PowerShot A1300

Buy now for $229.00 at Amazon

Reviewed.com In Your Inbox

Sign up to get the latest news and reviews via email

Thanks for signing up!

News and Features

Hero

Interview: Sigma CEO Kazuto Yamaki Talks Company's Design Philosophy

We sit down with Sigma's CEO and owner for an exclusive interview at Photokina 2014.

Xt1silverhero

Fujifilm's X-T1 Looks Stunning in Silver

Our favorite X gets an impressive new color.

Genericpentaxhero

Ricoh Confirms Development of Full-Frame Pentax DSLR

Could this be the news Pentaxians have been waiting for?

Olympus 40 150mm hero

Hands-on: The New Olympus 40–150mm f/2.8 Lens

Olympus brings a lightweight zoom with heavyweight results.

Leica lens hero

Leica Complements New Cameras With Lenses, Bags

The Leica T system gets a much-needed booster pack of glass.

Leica m a hero

Leica Unleashes Unprecedented New Camera Lineup At Photokina

There's something for everyone at Leica's Photokina booth.

Lcs psc7 all 1200 hero article listing

Sony Announces 16-35mm Zeiss Lens, Plus Friends

Need some toys to slap on your new A7? Sony has you covered.

Panasonic cm1 photokina hero 2

Hands-On With Panasonic's New CM1 "Smart Camera"

You've seen phone/camera mashups before, but never like this.

Lumix lenses hero

Panasonic Outs New 14mm, 35-100mm Lenses

The biggest mirrorless lens family gets even bigger.