Review: PowerShot A590 IS

Review: PowerShot A590 IS

Canon PowerShot A590IS Awarded 4/5 on Good Gear Guide

Andrew Kliem

In Summary

  • What's Hot: Image stabilisation, good picture quality, 4x optical zoom, low price

  • What's Not: Some minor colour inaccuracies

  • The Final Word: The PowerShot A590IS is another great entry-level unit from Canon. It is fully featured, with manual shooting modes and optical image stabilisation. Its 8-megapixel sensor captures impressive pictures.


    With a relatively low price tag, the 8-megapixel (Mp) Canon PowerShot A590IS is an enticing entry-level camera. It packs in full manual shooting options as well as a stablized 4x optical zoom lens and a nifty array of other features. It’s a good choice for users looking to try their hand at more advance photography on a budget.