Pros

  • Quality images for a rock-bottom price
  • Fast shutter speed

Cons

  • No image stabilization
  • Too thick to put in your pocket

At A Glance

For just $130, the PowerShot A470 is a good option for your kids or as a no-frills point-and-shoot.

Manufacturer’s Description

Sleek and sensational, the PowerShot A470 comes in four eye-catching colors that will get you noticed. Plus, it's got everything you need to make shooting fast and fun. There's the 7.1 Megapixel resolution, a 3.4x optical zoom Lens, a large 2.5-inch LCD and a full range of performance features including enhanced Face Detection technology and a DIGIC III Image Processor to keep every image looking its best. Vertical Shooting has never been easier - just press the Print/Share button. It's that simple!