Canon IXUS X-1 APS Camera Reviews
Description:Shockproof construction, auto focus on land and adjustable focus on water, large viewfinder and over-sized controls for easy use.
Newest Review: ... The housing is not just good for underwater, but any other hostile conditions like sand, dust, high humidity. The only ... more
Customer Canon IXUS X-1 APS Camera Reviews (2)
by - written on 21/06/02, updated on 21/06/02
A good, fun camera for anyone. Great for surf trips and snorkelling etc. - Advantages: Small, Good Looking, Easy to Use - Disadvantages: Not so good underwater
by - written on 07/02/01, updated on 07/02/01 (Very useful, 1279 readings)
The IXUS X-1 is Canon's underwater camera. It is based on the M-1, but with a waterproof housing. It has all of the great features that the Canon IXUS cameras have, but is more rugged. Features include the different picture shapes, red-eye reduction, self-timer, night photos, date stamping, captioning and so on (captions are rubbish by the way, you can only select from 5 pre-determined messages and not all photo developers can add them). The waterproof housing of the camera does make it larger than the non-waterproof versions. I would say it is about 50% bigger, but that is still small. It fits very neatly in your hand, and the shape is very ergonomic - ... Read the complete review