It's easy to shoot sharp, detailed photos and movies with this slim, stylish 16 Megapixel IXUS that's equipped with an 8x optical zoom and optical Image Stabilizer, and is small enough to fit in your pocket.
Take a more detailed look into the Canon IXUS 150
Slim, compact and stylish the IXUS 150 captures superb quality, detailed images that are perfect for large-scale prints (A3+) or creative cropping - thanks to a 16 Megapixel sensor and a powerful DIGIC 4+ processor, which offers improved speed, performance and functionality for brilliant fast results.
Shoot every moment with ease using the flexibility of a 28mm wide 8x optical zoom lens. Get nearer to distant subjects using the 8x optical zoom or get even closer without any loss of quality with 16x ZoomPlus.
Whatever you're shooting your photos and videos will be sharp and detailed - even on the move, at full zoom or in low light - thanks to advanced Intelligent IS. It automatically adjusts the optical Image Stabilizer to the scene using 8 different modes to counteract camera shake and prevent blur.
Anyone can effortlessly shoot high quality photos or movies with Smart Auto, which detects the scene and automatically selects the right settings from 32 variables. Press the Auto button to return instantly to Smart Auto from any other mode. Use the Help button for quick, easy-to-follow guidance on using your camera and its functions.
Frame and view your shots with ease and enjoy sharing them with friends using the 6.8 cm (2.7") LCD screen. You can experiment with picture settings such as brightness and colour intensity and preview the results while framing using Live View Control.
Instantly record high quality HD movies (720p) with optical zoom by simply pressing the dedicated movie button.
Enjoy great people shots with Face Detection technology. It detects multiple faces in a single frame making sure they remain in focus and with optimum brightness. Face Detection White Balance ensures natural skin tones even in unusual lighting conditions.
Experiment and have fun with a range of creative modes such as Fish-eye Effect, Super Vivid, or Monochrome. Miniature Effect makes scenes in stills or movies look like miniature scale models.
Capture more shots from a single battery charge with Eco Mode, which reduces battery consumption.
Find out more about the Canon IXUS 150, its features and what it can do.
8x optical zoom with wide-angle
Zoom to 16x with great quality
Steady images and movies in every situation
Powerful DIGIC processing
Auto mode with 32-scene detection
Optimises people shots
Instantly capture movies
Energy saving for more shots