The Canon PowerShot SD4500 IS delivers a long lens in an ultracompact body, as well as nice low-light photos and full HD movies--it just doesn't do it for very long without a recharge.
If all you need or want is to point and shoot, the Canon PowerShot SD1300 IS does that well.
A bright, wide-angle lens and a high-sensitivity sensor add up to very good low-light photos and fast performance for the Canon PowerShot SD4000 IS.
The PowerShot SD1400 IS is another stylish ultracompact from Canon with features and performance that are stuck in the past.
The Canon PowerShot SD3500 IS offers up decent photos, touch-screen controls, and an ultrawide-angle lens, but that's pretty much where the excitement ends.
As long as you're not expecting dSLR speed in a tiny body, the Canon PowerShot S90 is an excellent compact camera for advanced amateurs.
The Canon PowerShot SD980 IS is a very good touch-screen camera for those on the fence about using a touch-screen camera.
One of the best ultracompacts available, the Canon PowerShot SD940 IS nonetheless falls short of greatness in performance and photo quality.
It might take a good picture, but the Canon PowerShot SD970 IS' feature-to-price ratio is disappointing.
Simple and stylish, the Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS is a fine back-pocket camera as long as your photo-quality expectations are reasonable.