Compact Digital

Canon IXUS 160

Fashion stunning photos and Full HD movies with ease and enjoy effortless sharing via Wi-Fi and NFC.


  • Put style and simplicity in your pocket with ultra-slim IXUS

  • Capture all your best moments - near or far

  • Capture stunning detail with 20 MP

  • Beautiful shots with point and shoot ease using Smart Auto

  • Have fun and experiment with Creative Filters

Detailed Features

  • Pocket-sized picture perfection

    Small enough to fit easily into your bag or pocket, the ultra-slim and stylish IXUS 160 makes it easy to capture superb quality photos and movies wherever you go.

  • Shoot far and wide

    Capture every moment with ease using the flexibility of a 28mm wide 8x optical zoom lens. Get nearer to distant subjects using the 8x optical zoom or get even closer without any loss of quality with 16x ZoomPlus.

  • Exceptional detail for your best memories

    Enjoy exceptional quality, detailed images. Flexibly frame and crop your photos or create stunning poster sized prints thanks to 20.0 Megapixels.

  • Stunning images with ease

    Easily shoot fantastic photos or movies with Smart Auto, which chooses the perfect camera settings for you – whatever the scene. All you have to do is point and shoot. Use the Help Button for quick, easy-to-follow guidance on using your camera and its functions.

  • Play with your creativity

    Experiment and have fun with a range of Creative Filters. You can re-create the distortion of a fish-eye lens, make scenes in stills or movies look like miniature scale models and much more.

  • HD movies at your fingertips

    Making great movies is fun and easy. With one touch of a button you can effortlessly shoot great HD movies (720p). Experience the creative versatility of shooting movies using the optical zoom and still enjoy superb, sharp results.

  • Add a personal touch

    Make shots your own with quick and easy control over picture settings such as brightness and colour intensity. Preview the results while framing using Live View Control and enjoy sharing them with friends using the 6.8 cm (2.7”) LCD screen. Combine with a Canon Connect Station and you can easily share your photos and movies with the world on social media sites and online albums, plus enjoy watching them with family and friends on an HD TV.

  • Great people shots

    Effortlessly enjoy great shots of friends thanks to Face Detection technology. It detects multiple faces in a single frame making sure they remain in focus and with optimum brightness. Face Detection also ensures natural skin tones even in unusual lighting conditions.

  • Eco Mode

    Great for day trips. Eco Mode reduces battery consumption so you can capture more shots from a single charge of the rechargeable Lithium-ion battery.


  • 20 Megapixels

  • 8x optical zoom with wide-angle

  • Zoom to 16x with great quality

  • Powerful DIGIC processing

  • Auto mode with 32-scene detection

  • 720p movies

  • Optimises people shots

  • Instantly capture movies

  • Energy saving for more shots

  • Instant help

  • Compatible with Canon Connect Station

What's in the box

  • Digital Camera IXUS 160

  • Wrist Strap WS-800 

  • Battery Pack NB-11L

  • Battery Charger CB-2LFE 

  • AC Cable 

  • User Manual Kit

Canon IXUS 160
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