Canon PowerShot A3400 IS vs. Canon PowerShot A4000 IS

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Feb 7, 2012
Feb 7, 2012
 
Compact
Compact
 
4608 x 3456
4608 x 3456
4608 x 2592, 3264 x 2448, 1600 x 1200, 640 x 480
4608 x 2592, 3264 x 2448, 1600 x 1200, 640 x 480
4:3, 16:9
4:3, 16:9
16 megapixels
16 megapixels
1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)
1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)
CCD
CCD
Primary color filter
Primary color filter
 
Auto 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
Auto 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
6
6
Yes (1)
Yes (1)
Optical
Optical
No
No
  • JPEG (Exif 2.3)
  • JPEG (Exif 2.3)
 
28–140 mm
28–224 mm
5×
8×
F2.8–6.9
F3–5.9
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Touch
  • Face Detection
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
Yes
Yes
Yes (5x)
Yes (5x)
No
No
3 cm (1.18)
1 cm (0.39)
9
9
 
Fixed
Fixed
3
3
230,000
230,000
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
None
None
 
15 sec
15 sec
1/2000 sec
1/2000 sec
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
  • Smart Auto
  • Program
  • Live View Control
  • Digital IS
  • Smart Auto
  • Program
  • Live View Control
  • Digital IS
  • Portrait
  • Face Self-Timer
  • Low Light (4.0MP)
  • Fish-eye Effect
  • Miniature Effect
  • Toy Camera Effect
  • Monochrome
  • Super Vivid
  • Poster Effect
  • Snow
  • Fireworks
  • Long Shutter
  • Discreet
  • Portrait
  • Face Self-Timer
  • Low Light (4.0MP)
  • Fish-eye Effect
  • Miniature Effect
  • Toy Camera Effect
  • Monochrome
  • Super Vivid
  • Poster Effect
  • Snow
  • Fireworks
  • Long Shutter
  • Discreet
Yes
Yes
3.00 m
3.00 m
No
No
Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync
Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Self-timer
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Self-timer
0.8 fps
0.8 fps
Yes (2 or 10 sec, Custom)
Yes (2 or 10 sec, Custom)
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
No
No
 
1280 x 720 (25 fps) 640 x 480 (30 fps)
1280 x 720 (25 fps) 640 x 480 (30 fps)
H.264
H.264
Miniature Effect (HD (5, 2.5, 1.25 fps) or L (6, 3, 1.5 fps))
Miniature Effect (HD (5, 2.5, 1.25 fps) or L (6, 3, 1.5 fps))
Mono
Mono
Mono
Mono
 
SD/SDHC/SDXC
SD/SDHC/SDXC
 
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
No
No
No
No
 
No
No
Battery Pack
Battery Pack
Lithium-Ion NB-11L rechargeable battery & charger
Lithium-Ion NB-11L rechargeable battery & charger
180
175
126 g (0.28 lb / 4.44 oz)
145 g (0.32 lb / 5.11 oz)
94 x 56 x 21 mm (3.7 x 2.2 x 0.83)
95 x 56 x 24 mm (3.74 x 2.2 x 0.94)
 
Yes
Yes
No
No
None
None