What is it: Canon’s latest point and shoot digital cameras

Features: DIGIC 4 image processing for advanced face detection and motion technology, self timer, Servo AF, and self adjusting 3-inch (2.7-inch for the 990) Purecolor LCD II.  The SD990 has 14.7 megapixels and 3.7x optical zoom.  The SD880 has 10 megapixels and 4x optical zoom. They’re available in a varity of colors, while the red, which commemorates the 100 millionth Powershot camera manufacture, will only be available at Canon’s online store.

Availability: Sometime in October 2008. Preorder here and here

Price: SD990 is $400 and the SD880 is $300

Christen Costa

Grew up back East, got sick of the cold and headed West. Since I was small I have been pushing buttons - both electronic and human. With an insatiable need for tech I thought "why not start a blog focusing on technology, and use my dislikes and likes to post on gadgets."