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Canon PowerShot A300

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PowerShot A300

Rating: 4.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 54.5 out of 5

3 megapixel camera with no optical zoom, with a 1.5" screen, and optical viewfinder, it takes AA batteries and Compact Flash. It was one of the cheapest Canon's available at the time and recorded video with sound.
Discontinued Yes Edit
Year announced 2003 Edit
Max Aperture f/3.6 Edit
Lens Range No Data Edit
35mm equivalent 33mm Edit
Optical Zoom 0x Edit
Digital Zoom 5.1x Edit
Image Sensor
CCD pixels 3.2Mp (Megapixels) Edit
Pixels (W) 2048 Edit
Pixels (H) 1536 Edit
Sensor Type CCD Edit
Sensor Size No Data Edit
Sensor Size (width) No Data Edit
Sensor Size (height) No Data Edit
Aspect Ratio
    LCD Monitor
    LCD Monitor 1.5in Edit
    Brightness adjust No Data Edit
    Tilting screen No Edit
    Live view No Data Edit
    Screen resolution No Data Edit
    Touch Screen No Data Edit
    Min Focus No Data Edit
    Focusing modes
    • Autofocus
    Waterproof No Edit
    Waterproof Depth No Data Edit
    Exposure Control
    Shutter speeds shortest No Data Edit
    Shutter speeds longest No Data Edit
    B-setting No Data Edit
    Self Timer Yes Edit
    Exp modes
      AE lock No Data Edit
        ISO sensitivity 50 - 400 Edit
        White balance
        • Auto
        • Manual
        Digital filter No Data Edit
        Exposure Comp No Data Edit
        Auto Exposure Bracketing No Data Edit
        Viewfinder field of view No Data Edit
        Depth of field preview No Edit
        Viewfinder Resolution No Data Edit
        Shooting Options
        Continuous shooting No Data Edit
        Multiple exposure No Data Edit
        Sound recording Yes Edit
        3D shooting No Edit
        Movie mode Yes Edit
        Video Resolution
          Video FPS No Data Edit
          Stereo Sound No Data Edit
          Optical Zoom with Video No Data Edit
          Flash Guide Number (ISO100/m) No Data Edit
          Flash sync speed No Data Edit
          Flash modes
            Flash sync socket
              Flash compensation No Data Edit
              Hot Shoe No Edit
              Flash Range No Data Edit
              External Flash
                Shooting Performance
                Shutter response No Data Edit
                Focus speed - Wide No Data Edit
                Focus speed - Telephoto No Data Edit
                Switch on time to first photo No Data Edit
                Shot to shot speed No Data Edit
                Shot to shot speed - flash No Data Edit
                Continuous shooting - JPEG No Data Edit
                Continuous shooting - Flash No Data Edit
                Continuous shooting - RAW No Data Edit
                Other Features
                Number of Custom Functions No Data Edit
                Dust removal No Edit
                Image Stabilisation No Edit
                Histogram No Data Edit
                Thumbnail / Index view No Data Edit
                Video out Yes Edit
                Slide show mode No Data Edit
                Zoom playback No Data Edit
                Projection No Edit
                GPS enabled No Edit
                HDMI No Edit
                USB USB Edit
                Firewire No Edit
                  Wi-Fi No Edit
                  Ethernet No Data Edit
                  NFC No Data Edit
                  Bluetooth No Data Edit
                  Microphone Socket No Data Edit
                  Headphone Socket No Data Edit
                  Card Type
                  • CF
                  File Type
                  • JPG
                  Internal Memory 0mb Edit
                  Power Source
                  Battery Type AA Edit
                  CIPA Rating No Data Edit
                  Box Contents
                  Box Contents No Data Edit
                  Weight 175g Edit
                  Width 111mm Edit
                  Height 58mm Edit
                  Depth 37mm Edit

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