Canon PowerShot ELPH 180 Red

MPN: 1096C001  |  EAN: 0013803269543  |  Model: PowerShot ELPH 180

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as at 30 Mar 19 | 1:45 PM CET





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Canon PowerShot ELPH 180 Red - 1096C001 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Compact Cameras
Just Right
Basic Skill Level (Video)
Just Right
Intermediate Skill Level (Video)
Just Right
Basic Skill Level (Photo)
Underwater Photography
Just Right
Landscape Photography
Just Right
Just Right
Event Videos
Just Right
Home Videos
Just Right
Just Right
Everyday Life Photography
Just Right
Events Photography
Just Right
Regular Looks
Just Right
Bluetooth Connectivity
Just Right
Camera Body with Lens
Just Right

Kind of Camera

As someone who just simply wants to point and shoot, this product just works.

Photography Skillset

Keeping it simple - For someone who is not too bothered about technicalities, this Canon device works!

Video skill level

Simple clips - As a videography noob, this Canon PowerShot ELPH 180 video camera should be sufficient for your needs.

Even though recording videos is a passion, you're not necessarily looking to go pro. You're content with making tweaks to a couple of settings to suit the shot you're about to take. The PowerShot ELPH 180 is very accessible which makes it suitable for this.

Video Scenarios

The Canon PowerShot ELPH 180, is a very competent option when it comes to recording occasions and related activities. Also, the presence of its built-in Image stabilizer does help with making your clips look smooth and steady.

Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Canon PowerShot ELPH 180 is a great companion to have.

For the YouTubers - This is a good choice for your video recordings because in addition to it's excellent Image Sensor Size (6.17 x 4.55 mm mm), it comes with an in-built image stablizer that ensures your shots remain steady.

Photo Scenarios

There are times when you just want to take simple but great photos of things around you without bothering too much about camera settings. For that purpose, the PowerShot ELPH 180 is a really good choice. 

Its important to ensure the celebrant (or special guests) are in clear view in every photo taken. Keeping them in focus while they're moving about is one of the great features that comes with the PowerShot ELPH 180.

Sea-life is always breathtaking. With this camera from Canon, you can expect to produce vivid images that showcases the unique tone that are found with photographs taken underwater.

As you make trips around the world, every moment tells a story. For this, a good camera is crucial and the PowerShot ELPH 180 is a great option for travel. It's got a combined zoom capability allowing you get a closer look at items that can't be reached easily.^506^*}

To capture mother nature in her full beauty requires a good eye and a camera that can adequately handle landscape scenarios. This model from Canon is good fit as it's got the ability to focus on multiple parts of your picture frame.


Whether you want to blend in, or have a camera that doesn’t attract unwanted attention, the basic design of the PowerShot ELPH 180 fits the bill.

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Technical Specifications

Canon PowerShot ELPH 180 Red - 1096C001 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Camera Type Compact
Operating Temperature (T-T) 0 - 40 °F
Product Colour Red, Silver
Aperture Priority AE Yes
Aperture Range (F-F) 3.2-6.9
Camera File System DCF, DPOF 1.1, Exif 2.3
Image Formats Supported JPEG
Photo Effects 1
Scene Modes Fireworks, Portrait, Self-portrait
Scene Modes Present Yes
Self-timer Delay 2, 10 s
Shooting Modes P, Auto, Digital IS, Portrait, Face Self-Timer, Low Light, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Fireworks, Long Shutter
Slideshow Yes
White Balance Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
Built-in Flash Yes
Flash Modes Auto, Flash off, Flash on, Red-eye reduction, Slow synchronization
Flash Range (tele) 1.3 - 1.5 m
Flash Range (wide) 0.5 - 3 m
Auto Focus Yes
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes Centre weighted Auto Focus, Spot Auto Focus
Focus TTL
Focus Adjustment Auto
Macro Focusing Range 1 - 50 m
Normal Focusing Range (tele) 1.3 - ∞ m
Normal Focusing Range (wide) 0.05 - ∞ m
Light Exposure
Auto Exposure (AE) Lock Yes
ISO Sensitivity 100, 125, 160, 200, 250, 320, 400, 500, 640, 800, 1000, 1250, 1600
ISO Sensitivity (max) 1600
ISO Sensitivity (min) 100
Light Exposure Correction ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Modes Aperture priority AE, Auto, Shutter priority AE
Light Metering Centre-weighted, Evaluative (Multi-pattern), Spot
Camera Shutter Speed 15 - 1/2000 s
Continuous Shooting Mode Yes
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed 1/2000 s
Shutter Priority AE Yes
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 15 s
Analog Signal Format System NTSC, PAL
Camcorder Media Type SD, SDHC, SDXC
HD Type HD
Maximum Video Resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
Motion JPEG Frame Rate 30 fps
Resolution At Capture Speed 640x480@30fps, 1280x720@25fps
Video Formats Supported H.264, MOV
Video Recording Yes
Video Resolutions 640 x 480, 1280 x 720 pixels
Audio Formats Supported LPCM
Built-in Microphone Yes
Microphone Operation Mode Mono
Lens System
Digital Zoom 4 x
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) 28 - 224 mm
Focal Length Range (f-f) 5 - 40 mm
Maximum Aperture Number 6.9
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 224 mm
Minimum Aperture Number 3.2
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 28 mm
Optical Zoom 8 x
Compatible Memory Cards SD, SDHC, SDXC
Built-in Display Yes
Display TFT
Display Aspect Ratio 4:3
Display Diagonal 2.7 "
Display Resolution (numeric) 230000 pixels
Field Of View 100 %
Image Sensor Size 1/2.3
Image Sensor Size (W X H) 6.17 x 4.55 mm
Megapixel 20 MP
Total Megapixels 20.5 MP
Technical Details
Self-timer Yes
Other Features
PictBridge Yes
Stabilizer Yes
Ports & Interfaces
USB 2.0 (Mini USB) Ports Quantity 1
USB 2.0 Connectors 1
USB Connector Mini-USB
USB Connector Type B
USB Port Yes
USB Version 2.0
Battery Life (CIPA Standard) 230 shots
Battery Life (max) 4 h
Battery Type NB-11L
Number Of Batteries Supported 1
Power Source Type Battery
Packaging Content
Batteries Included Yes
Battery Charger Included Yes
Hand Strap Yes
Certification CE
Weight & Dimensions
Depth 22.1 mm
Height 54.3 mm
Weight 111 g
Weight (including Battery) 126 g
Width 95.2 mm
Picture Quality
Maximum Image Resolution 5152 x 3864 pixels
Still Image Resolution(s) 5152 x 2896, 3648 x 2736, 2048 x 1536, 2560 x 1920, 1280 x 720, 640 x 480
Memory Slots 1
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 10 - 90 %