|Canon SX20 IS Camera|
Update 2015 -
This SX20 Camera has been outdated and if you are looking for new zoom camera then check the new Canon SX60 Camera which has 60x Optical zoom and a CMOS Sensor. You can read more about it >> HERE <<
Canon SX20 IS Camera is the successor if Canons revolutionary Canon Powershot SX10 IS Camera. Both cameras are identical apart from few upgrades such as SX20 IS has 12.1 MP resolution while Canon SX10 IS has 10 MP. Also Canon SX20 IS has improved Smart AUTO intelligently selects from 22 predefined shooting situations. I think the best feature Canon SX20 IS has over SX10 IS is the HD Video (720p) capability. Both Canon SX20 IS camera and Canon SX10 IS Camera has same 20x wide-angle optical zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer.
Canon has already announced and selling the successor of Canon SX20 IS camera which is Canon SX30 IS camera. Canon SX30 IS has most of the features Canon Ultra zoom camera fans expected from Canon SX20 IS. Main feature is better optical zoom. Unlike SX20 IS and SX10 IS cameras, Canon SX30 IS camera has a whopping 35x optical zoom.So if you are going to buy a new ultra zoom camera then Canon SX30 IS the camera for you. No use going for SX20 IS unless you get a very good deal for it. It's not that this SX20 IS camera is bad. It is an excellent Ultra zoom compact camera just like older SX10 IS camera. But SX30 IS is the latest camera in Ultra zoom line and it has more features which makes it is better then old 2 models.