Amazon.com Widgets
canon sx50 tag
Advisories

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS Recalled

Tue March 11, 2014

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued a recall of all Canon PowerShot SX50 HS digital cameras:

Consumers should stop using this product unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

It deemed that a chemical used in the rubber part of the viewfinder can cause skin or eye irritation or an allergic reaction to the user.

Canon has received one report of itching and two reports of eye redness and pain.

The camera was sold and purchased from OfficeMax, Sam’s Club, Staples, Target and Walmart and on various websites including Amazon.com, Best Buy.com and BHPhotoVideo.com from October 2013 through January 2014 for about $430.

Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled cameras and contact Canon to arrange a free repair.

Read the Canon PowerShot SX50 HS Recall.


Reviews on the Web

Canon Powershot SX50 HS Review @ Neocamera

Tue December 11, 2012 | by Itai Danan

Canon Powershot SX50 HS Review

Canon Powershot SX50 HS Review

The flagship ultra-zoom from Canon with its unprecedented 50X optical zoom, equivalent to 24-1200mm, was just reviewed at Neocamera. This is a prosumer or bridge camera with full manual-controls, including manual focus, custom white-balance, spot, metering, bracketing and more. It also features a built-in EVF and hot-shoe for external lighting.

Behind the impressive lens is Canon’s latest-generation 12 megapixels CMOS sensor capable of capturing full 1080p HD video and shooting continuous at 13 FPS. Read the review to find out this ultra-zoom compares.

Don't see the right camera advertised? Click thru to PriceGrabber and search for it there -or- enter the name in the search bar below and click FIND IT. Thank you for your support!

CANON SX50 HS REVIEWS
Get a second opinion. Read the best Expert Reviews on the Web.
Date Camera Review Site
>> Reviews Matrix (All the best reviews on one convenient page.)
2012-12-11 Canon SX50 HS Neocamera
2012-09-17 Canon G15, S110, SX50 HS Press Release

Search for more reviews:


Press Releases

Canon Announces PowerShot G15, S110 and SX50 HS

Mon September 17, 2012

Canon PowerShot G15

Canon PowerShot G15

EXCEPTIONAL OPTICS AND WI-FI CONNECTIVITY HELP PHOTOGRAPHERS GET CREATIVE WITH THREE NEW POWERSHOT MODELS FROM CANON CANADA

New Lineup Includes the PowerShot G15 with Bright f/1.8-f.2.8 5x Optical Zoom Lens, the Wi-Fi Enabled PowerShot S110 to Stay Connected With Great Image Quality, and the Powerful PowerShot SX50 HS, the World’s First 50x Optical Zoom Digital Camera

MISSISSAUGA, ON, September 17, 2012 – Designed for photographers of all levels, Canon Canada Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, today announces the addition of three feature-packed digital cameras – the PowerShot G15, PowerShot S110, and PowerShot SX50 HS digital cameras – providing advanced features, greater focusing speed and multiple-shot speed in sophisticated, compact camera bodies. All three models include advancements in auto focus (AF) technology for high-speed responsive AF systems that capture the moment as it happens, with significantly reduced lag time . Both the PowerShot G15 and PowerShot S110 models include a newly designed 12.1-megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS image sensor for exceptional light gathering and image quality. In addition to improvements to focusing speed and shooting speeds over their predecessors, each camera offers unique high-end features, such as an f/1.8-2.8 5x optical zoom lens on the PowerShot G15. The PowerShot S110 includes Wi-Fi connectivity for the ultimate in image quality and on-the-spot sharing, while the PowerShot SX50 HS boasts the world’s first 50x optical zoom in a digital camera to date.

“Art is the by-product of creativity and inspiration. With the introduction of the advanced features in these three new PowerShot models, our customers will have the right tools to put their creativity into action and produce images that they will share for a lifetime,” said Ian Macfarlane, Senior Vice-President of Sales and Service Operations, Canon Canada, a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon USA.

Continue Reading »

Don't see the right camera advertised? Click thru to PriceGrabber and search for it there -or- enter the name in the search bar below and click FIND IT. Thank you for your support!

CANON G15, S110, SX50 HS REVIEWS
Get a second opinion. Read the best Expert Reviews on the Web.
Date Camera Review Site
>> Reviews Matrix (All the best reviews on one convenient page.)
2012-09-17 Canon G15, S110, SX50 HS Press Release

Search for more reviews: