The Ixus range of cameras from Canon has started coming out with various added features such as Wi-Fi. The Canon Ixus 135 is a point and shoot compact camera with 8x optical zoom lens, 2.7 inch LCD screen, built-in Wi-Fi, 16 megapixel sensors and is available in four different colors including pink, blue, silver and black. There is another 24x of digital zoom and many kinds of shooting modes made especially for those who are beginners. To choose many scene modes and tweaks you can use the function button. To click brilliant images of far away landscape with ease it has 16x ZoomPlus.
The Canon Ixus 135 offers a wide-angle 8x optical zoom lens, optical images stabilization, video recording with sound at 720p at 25fps, etc. By using the video recording button on the back you can start recording video easily. It is compact and easily fits into your pocket with metal body and comes in a variety of colors. With the Auto features the camera can automatically choose from 32 scene modes. Moreover, to extend battery life from 200 to 275 shots it features an Eco mode and can shoot as close as 1cm in macro mode. The built-in Wi-Fi let you share the images and by using the GPS on your smartphone it can geotag your photos.
Some Important Features to Mention:
ISO 100-1600,16 megapixel CCD sensor,Record videos in HD 720p with movie button,8x zoom lens equivalent of 28-224mm,2.7-inch LCD screen with 230k dots,1cm macro mode,Optical image stabilization (3-stop),Wi-Fi connectivity,Smart Auto with 32 scenes,Eco mode,Fun and creative mode and Comes in four different colors including pink, blue, silver and black
The camera has a compact metal body and is lightweight so that you can easily carry it in your pocket. However, it does not have any grip this is why it is recommended that you use wrist strap. There is sliding switch on the rear side of the camera that allows you to go directly to the Auto mode. When not in Auto mode you can select other modes from the menu. In the middle there is menu, playback and movie record buttons and d-pad with function that helps in giving you access to macro, exposure compensation, display, Wi-Fi and flash. There are built-in hints and tips that explain each option on the camera so that you can use it easily.
The menu button provides you with set up and additional photo options. Moreover, there are also playback and print options in playback mode. You need to enter to playback and press Wi-Fi when you want to use the Wi-Fi. You can also connect your camera to an existing network of Wi-Fi or you can create an ad-hoc Wi-Fi network. Battery life is good that can be extended by Eco mode. The camera is available in an affordable price that makes it value for money. It is also one of the cheapest cameras in the market that is available with Wi-Fi. Some of the features of this device are 16MP CCD image sensor, 2.7 inch TFT LCD monitor, 8x optical, 4x digital zoom, USB cable, PictBridge, 1280 x 720p video recording at 25fps and much more.
The Canon Ixus 135 is a sleek and stylish camera that can easily fits into your pocket and offers 8x optical zoom lens. Due to its Optical image stabilization it delivers sharp images. On the rear of the camera there is 2.7 inch screen that comes with a resolution of 230k dot. Even the camera is compact but the controls and buttons are of decent size so that anyone can use the camera easily in any lighting condition. Ixus-135 is worth buying if you want a camera with built-in Wi-Fi and sleek metal body finish.