Canon PowerShot A640

Canon Powershot A640 video tour


We’re pleased to present a short video tour of the Canon PowerShot A640. There’s no need to download any new software – just press the play button in the middle of the screen below and wait for the video to start; you may need to press the button twice. The quality and any delay before playing may vary depending on your internet connection.

Good points
Very high resolution images at low sensitivities
4x optical zoom slightly longer than rivals
Large flip-out screen and optical viewfinder
Full manual controls and decent grip

Bad points
Relatively large and heavy for a compact
Screen is low resolution for its size
No live histogram facility
Rechargeable batteries not included

(relative to 2006 mid-range compacts)

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