Archive for April 11th, 2008

Camera of the Week: Canon PowerShot SD870 IS

April 11, 2008

The Canon PowerShot SD870 IS Digital ELPH has an 8-megapixel CCD and a 3-inch LCD. This tiny camera is compatible with SD, SDHC, and MMC memory cards and has a 3.8x optical zoom. It can be purchased for under $400. calls the Canon SD870 “A superb compact…”. says the SD870 delivers “Excellent results in virtually any situation…” while wrote “I loved every minute that I used the SD870 IS…”.

For these reasons, we have chosen the Canon PowerShot SD870 IS Digital ELPH as our Photobird Camera of the week.

You can read more about the Canon PowerShot SD870 IS Digital ELPH and other tiny cameras in the Photobird Digital Camera Buyer’s Guide.

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