Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS Review

Overall Score

40

Main Features

  • 12 MP 1/2.3 BSI-CMOS Sensor
  • 24-240 mm (10x) F3.0-6.9 Zoom Lens
  • 80 - 6400 ISO
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • 3" Fixed Screen
  • 2 fps continuous shooting
  • 1920 x 1080 video resolution
  • Built-In Wireless
  • 97 x 56 x 23 mm, 144g.
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Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS Overview


First introduced in January, 2013, Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS is a 12 MP Compact with a 1/2.3 (6.17 x 4.55 mm) sized BSI-CMOS sensor.


Canon ELPH 330 HS comes with a 6.16 x 4.62 mm BSI-CMOS sensor, which has a diagonal of 7.7 mm (0.3").

- Full Frame
- Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS

Sensor resolution of Canon ELPH 330 HS ~ 3995 x 3003 pixels.

Canon ELPH 330 HS has Crop Factor: 5.62

The sensor has a surface area of 28.5 mm².

There are approximate 11,996,985 photosites (pixels) on this area.


Proc and Cons of Canon ELPH 330 HS


Get to know this camera closer. Let's look at the features and characteristics of this model. Compare Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS with competitors in small sensor compact cameras.

Pros
Built-in Wireless
AF Face Detection
144g Light Body
24 mm Wide Angle Lens
Optical Image Stabilization
2.0 fps Continuous Shooting
6.9 Lens at Tele
9 Focus Points
2 AE Bracketing Range
Cons
No Bluetooth
No Touch Screen
No Built-in Viewfinder
No Manual Exposure Mode
Slow Lens at Tele: F6.9
Slow Continuous Shooting: 461 fps
No Articulating Screen
No Environmental Sealing
No External Flash
Slow Lens at Wide: F3.0
Low Screen Resolution: 461k dots
Low Battery Life: 220 shots
Type Scores

Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS has an Overall Score of 40/100 and ranked #381 out of 802 in Compact cameras, and ranked #788 out of 1222 in all cameras.

Canon ELPH 330 HS Scores
Imaging score
20
Features score
44
Value for money score
57
Portability score
98
Overall score
40
Average Scores in Small Sensor Compact
Imaging Score
22
Features Score
34
Value For Money Score
53
Portability Score
96
Overall score
36

Physical Dimensions of Canon ELPH 330 HS


Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS weighs 144g and has external dimensions of 97 x 56 x 23mm (3.82 x 2.2 x 0.91"). Considering that the average weight of Small Sensor Compact cameras is 175g, Canon ELPH 330 HS is 31 grams less than the average weight of cameras in this category. Canon ELPH 330 HS is less by 1mm more than the average length in Small Sensor Compact.

Weight Comparison
Small Sensor Compact Cameras


Canon ELPH 330 HS
144g
Average weight
175g
Min weight
103g
Max weight
423g

Thickness Comparison
Small Sensor Compact Cameras


Canon ELPH 330 HS
23mm
Average Thickness
26mm
Min Thickness
10mm
Max Thickness
60mm

Here is the front and top view image of Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS with the dimensions:

Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS

Size Compared to Major Competitors


Model Weight PowerShot ELPH 330 HS Dimensions PowerShot ELPH 330 HS
Canon PowerShot ELPH 340 HS Canon ELPH 340 HS 147 g 144 g 100 x 58 x 22 mm 97 x 56 x 23 mm
Canon PowerShot S120 Canon S120 217 g 144 g 100 x 59 x 29 mm 97 x 56 x 23 mm
Canon PowerShot S110 Canon S110 198 g 144 g 99 x 59 x 27 mm 97 x 56 x 23 mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX350 Sony WX350 164 g 144 g 96 x 55 x 26 mm 97 x 56 x 23 mm
Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS Canon ELPH 360 HS 147 g 144 g 100 x 58 x 23 mm 97 x 56 x 23 mm
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS40 Panasonic ZS40 240 g 144 g 111 x 64 x 34 mm 97 x 56 x 23 mm
Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 Panasonic LF1 192 g 144 g 103 x 62 x 28 mm 97 x 56 x 23 mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX220 Sony WX220 121 g 144 g 92 x 52 x 22 mm 97 x 56 x 23 mm

Specifications of Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS


General
Brand Canon
Model PowerShot ELPH 330 HS
Announced January, 2013
Body Type Compact
Lens
Lens Mount fixed lens
Manual Focus
Focal Lens Multiplier
Number of Lenses 0
Macro Focus Range 1
Screen
Screen Size 3"
Screen Type Fixed
Screen Resolution 461k pixels
Touch Screen
Live View
Viewfinder
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder Resolution no electronic viewfinder
Viewfinder Coverage n/a%
Viewfinder Magnification 0.0
Autofocus
AF Touch
AF Continuous
AF Single
AF Tracking
AF Selective
AF Center
AF Multi Area
AF Live View
AF Face Detection
AF Contrast Detection
AF Phase Detection
Number of Focus Points 9
Number of Cross Focus Points 0
Photography Features
RAW Support
Min Shutter Speed 1/15 sec
Max Shutter Speed 1/2000 sec
Continuous Shooting 2.0 fps
Shutter Priority
Aperture Priority
Manual Exposure Mode
Exposure Compensation
Custom White Balance
Image Stabilization
Built-in Flash
Flash Range 4.00
Flash Modes Auto, on, slow sync, off
External Flash
AE Bracketing
AE Bracketing Range ±2 EV
WB Bracketing
Sensor
Sensor Size 1/2.3
Sensor Type BSI-CMOS
Sensor Dimensions 6.16 x 4.62 mm
Sensor Area 28.5 mm²
Sensor Resolution 12 MP
Max Image Resolution 4000 x 3000
Max Native ISO 6400
Min Native ISO 80
Max Boosted ISO 0
Min Boosted ISO 0
Video Features
4K
Max Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
Video Formats H.264
Timelapse Recording
Microphone Port
Headphone Port
Exposure Modes
Multi-Segment
Average
Spot
Partial
AF-Area
Center Weighted
Connectivity
GPS None
Wireless Connectivity Built-In
Bluetooth
HDMI
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Battery
Battery Life 220 shots
Battery Type Battery Pack
Battery Model NB-4L
Physical
Weight 144 g
Physical Dimensions 97 x 56 x 23 mm
Environmental Sealing
Water Proof
Dust Proof
Shock Proof
Crush Proof
Freeze Proof
Shock Proof
Storage
Storage Type SD/SDHC/SDXC
Storage Slots 1
Other Features
Self Timer
Selfie Friendly

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