PMA 07: First Footage From the Canon PowerShot TX1 720p Shooter

Did we hear someone ask for video shot by the Canon PowerShot TX1 7.1-megapixel still camera/720p flash-drive camcorder? Well, here it is, unedited and unaltered straight off the flash card in all its 720p glory. Download this AVI file shot with a TX-1 preproduction prototype, and you'll see that results are mixed. To… » 3/09/07 5:30pm 3/09/07 5:30pm

Canon Powershot TX-1 Hands-On With 720p in the Palm of Your Hand

Our first encounter with the Canon PowerShot TX-1 was a jaw-dropping experience, when we realized exactly how small this itsy-bitsy HD video and 7.1 megapixel shooter really is. It's truly tiny, about the size of the deck of cards, and essentially has similar dimensions to Canon's previous generation of Digital Elph… » 3/08/07 7:57am 3/08/07 7:57am

Hybrid Cameras/Camcorders Compared: Canon TX1 vs Xacti vs Lumix

Hybrid cameras / camcorders that can shoot 720p video are an even hotter market segment now that the Canon PowerShot TX1 was introduced last week. It goes up against the Sanyo Xacti HD2, the Sanyo Xacti HD1A and the Panasonic LX2, all hybrid still cameras with HDTV solid-state recording capability. Digital Camera HQ… » 3/01/07 10:09am 3/01/07 10:09am

Canon PowerShot TX1 Shoots 720p HD, 7.1MP Stills

Click to viewCanon introduced its PowerShot TX1 digital camera, a multitasking little sucker that's about the size of a deck of cards. It can shoot both 7.1-megapixel stills and 720p high-definition video in 16:9 format at 30 frames per second, recording its image data on SD memory cards, higher-capacity SDHC cards,… » 2/22/07 12:16am 2/22/07 12:16am