Canon IXUS 135: Featuring 8X Optical Zoom and a 16MP Image Sensor, under 9K
Canon’s IXUS 135 is a handy camera that can now be purchased across the leading online and offline retail stores. This advanced camera is priced at an affordable 8,199INR and packs in a pretty powerful sensor as well. Here is more about this promising gadget:
The IXUS 135 features a 16MP image sensor that offers maximum image resolution of 4608x3456 pixels. The IXUS 135 also supports other resolutions with the lowest being 640x480 pixels. The pixel count can be varied for saving the memory and even changing the image resolution. The CCD sensor offers better low-light shooting options as well besides sporting a 1/ 2.3 inch layout. The IXUS 135 offers an extensive ISO sensitivity range of 100-1600. Auto mode is also supported by this advanced point and shoot. The IXUS 135 offers a wider picture angle in 28mm besides supporting the auto and daylight white balancing presets. Other modes are also featured in addition to the macro mode with 1cm-50cm wide-angle range. The IXUS 135 is powered by the DIGIC 4 processing engine based on the iSAPS technology. To top it all, 3 metering modes are also supplied. The IXUS 135 also supports burst shooting at 0.8 frames per second. Multi-lingual support for up to 30 languages is rendered to the same.
Focus and Optics
The IXUS 135 packs in the Canon Zoom lens that supports the TTL autofocus. A primary color filter is included besides the focal range of 5.0-40.0mm that translates into an equivalent range of 28-224mm. The IXUS 135 also supports built-in flash light paired alongside the auto, manual and slow sync flash modes. The flash range on offer is 0.5-3.0m for wide-angle and 1.3-1.5m for telephoto. In terms of lens aperture, the IXUS 135 supports F3.2-F6.9. Red-eye reduction is supported by the IXUS 135 besides the featured shooting modes in smart auto, wink self-timer, monochrome and many more. The IXUS 135 offers Servo AF and tracking AF in addition to the enhanced i-contrast and flash exposure lock. The features zoom lens is segregated into 8 elements and 7 groups. The IXUS 135 offers 8X optical zooming limit besides 4X digital zoom.
The IXUS 135 features a 2.7 inch screen. The TFT LCD monitor offers 230K dots as the display resolution. In terms of aspect ratio, the IXUS 135 supports 4:3, 16:9 and 1:1.
Photography and Videography
The IXUS 135 supports several shooting modes besides the JPEG, DCF and EXIF 2.3 as the preferred image formats. For better clicks, this advanced point and shoot camera features smart flash exposure and the Face Detection AE. Shutter speed range for the same is 1/2000sec-1 sec.
The IXUS 135 captures HD movies at 25 fps. The supported video formats include MOV and H.264.
Connectivity and Storage
The IXUS 135 supports PictBridge connectivity and Hi-Speed USB for faster file transfers. For upgrading the internal storage limit, the IXUS 135 supports SD, SDXC and SDHC digital cards.
Build and Battery
The IXUS 135 weighs 134g and is powered by a standard lithium battery unit.