Specifications

By

Image Sensor  
Camera Effective Pixels
Approx. 14.3 Million pixels
Lens  
Focal Length 
4x zoom: 15.1 (W) - 60.4 (T)mm 
(35mm film equivalent: 28 (W) - 112 (T)mm)
Focusing Range 20cm (7.9in.) - infinity (W), 85cm (2.8ft.) - infinity (T)
Macro: 20 - 70cm (7.9in. - 2.3ft.) (W), 
85cm - 1.6m (2.8 - 5.2ft.) (T)
Image Stabilizer (IS) System
Lens-shift type
Imaging Processor
DIGIC 5
Optical Viewfinder
Real-image zoom viewfinder (with dioptric adjustment)
LCD Monitor  
Type 3.0-inch type, TFT colour LCD with wide viewing angle
(Effective dots: Approx. 922,000 dots)
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Features Brightness adjustment (5 levels, Quick-bright LCD)
Vari-angle (Opening angle: Approx. 175 degrees, Rotational angle: 270 degrees)
Focus   
Control System Continuous AF, Servo AF / Servo AE, Manual Focus
AF Frame Face AiAF, Center, Tracking AF, FlexiZone
Metering System
Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot
Exposure Compensation (Still images) / Exposure Shift (Movies)
±3 stops* in 1/3-stop increments 
*±2 for exposure shift
ISO Speed (Standard Output Sensitivity, Recommended Exposure Index)
Auto, ISO 100 / 125 / 160 / 200 / 250 / 320 / 400 / 500 / 640 / 800 / 1000 / 1250 / 1600 / 2000 / 2500 / 3200 / 4000 / 5000 / 6400 / 8000 / 10000 / 12800
White Balance
Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Flash, Underwater, Custom 1, Custom 2
Shutter  
Speed
1 - 1/4000sec. 
60 - 1/4000sec. (Total shutter speed range.)
Aperture  
Type
Iris type
f/number
f/2.8 - f/16 (W), f/5.8 - f/16(T)
Flash  
Modes
Auto, On, Slow Synchro, Off
Hotshoe
Available
Range
50cm - 7.0m (W), 1.0 - 3.1m (T)
(1.6 - 23ft. (W), 1.6 - 10.2ft. (T))
Shooting Specifications  
Shooting Modes C1, C2, M, Av, Tv, P, Auto*1, SCN*2, Creative Filters*3, Movie*4
*Shooting movie is possible with the movie button 

*1 Smart Auto also available for movie
*2 Movie Digest, Portrait, Landscape, Kids & Pets, Sports, Smart Shutter*5, High-speed Burst HQ, Handheld Night Scene, Beach, Underwater, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, Stitch Assist
*3 High Dynamic Range, Nostalgic, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Color Accent, Color Swap
*4 Standard, iFrame Movie
*5 Smile, Wink Self-timer, Face Self-Timer
Digital Zoom Still images / Movies: Approx. 4.0x (up to approx.16x in combination with the optical zoom), Safety Zoom, Digital Tele-converter
Continuous shooting Mode:
Continuous Shooting 
Continuous Shooting AF
Speed (Normal): Approx. 1.9 shots/sec. (In P mode)
Approx. 4.5 shots/sec. (In High-speed Burst HQ mode)
Number of Images Shot (CIPA)
Approx. 250 images
Recording Specifications  
Recording Media
SD memory card, SDHC memory card, SDXC memory card
File Format
Design rule for camera file system, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant
Data Type Still Images:
Exif 2.3 (JPEG), RAW (14bit, CR2 Canon original)
Movies:
MOV (Image data: H.264; Audio data: Linear PCM (2 channel stereo))
Number of Recording Pixels Still Images: 16:9
Large: 4352 x 2448
Medium 1: 3072 x 1728 
Medium 2: 1920 x 1080
Small: 640 x 360

3:2
Large: 4352 x 2904 
Medium 1: 3072 x 2048 
Medium 2: 1600 x 1064
Small: 640 x 424

4:3
Large: 4352 x 2904
Medium 1: 3072 x 2304
Medium 2: 1600 x 1200
Small: 640 x 480
RAW: 4352 x 3264

1:1
Large: 3264 x 3264
Medium 1: 2304 x 2304 
Medium 2: 1200 x 1200 
Small: 480 x 480

4:5
Large: 2608 x 3264 
Medium 1: 1840 x 2304
Medium 2: 960 x 1200
Small: 384 x 480
Movies: iFrame Movie: 
1280 x 720 (30fps*1) 

Miniature effect: 
1280 x 720*2 / 640 x 480*2 

Others*3: 
1920 x 1080 (24fps*4), 1280 x 720 (30fps*1), 640 x 480 (30fps*1)

*1 Actual frame rate is 29.97fps
*2 Shooting: 6fps, 3fps, 1.5fps. Playback: 30fps*1
*3 Movies made in Movie Digest mode: 640 x 480 (30fps*1) only 
*4 Actual frame rate is 23.976fps
Interface
Hi-Speed USB
HDMI output
Analog audio output (stereo)
Analog video output (NTSC / PAL)
Power Source
Battery pack NB-10L
Compact Power Adapter CA-PS700 included with Adapter Kit ACK-DC80
Dimensions (CIPA compliant)
116.7 x 80.5 x 64.7mm (4.60 x 3.17 x 2.55in.)
Weight (CIPA compliant)
Approx. 534g (19oz.) (including the battery and memory card)
Approx. 492g (17.3oz.) (camera body only)

Visitors of Steves can visit the stores below for real-time pricing and availability. You can also find hot, soon to expire online offers on a variety of cameras and accessories at our very own Camera Deals page.

Buy related cameras and accessories from Amazon.com
Related Product Description Price
IP Network Video Camera - CMOS - 2 MP - 4x Electronic Pan-Tilt-Zoom (ePTZ) true Day-Night imaging IP Network Video Camera - CMOS - 2 MP - 4x Electronic Pan-Tilt-Zoom (ePTZ) true Day-Night imaging $850.31
Canon PowerShot G15 12.1 MP Digital Camera with 5x Optical Image Stabilized Zoom + NB-10L Battery + 9pc Bundle 32GB Deluxe Accessory Kit Canon PowerShot G15 12.1 MP Digital Camera with 5x Optical Image Stabilized Zoom + NB-10L Battery + 9pc Bundle 32GB Deluxe Accessory Kit $569.99
GoPro HERO3+ Black: Surf Edition + Replacement Lithium Ion -Batteries + External Rapid Charger + Micro HDMI Cable + Carrying Case + Multi Card USB Reader + Memory Card Wallet + Deluxe Starter Kit GoPro HERO3+ Black: Surf Edition + Replacement Lithium Ion -Batteries + External Rapid Charger + Micro HDMI Cable + Carrying Case + Multi Card USB Reader + Memory Card Wallet + Deluxe Starter Kit $487.49
Canon PowerShot SX700 HS Digital Camera, 16.1MP, 30x Optical Zoom, RED - Bundle With LowePro Rezo 50 Case, 32 GB SDHC Memory Card, Spare Battery, New Leaf 3 Year (Drops & Spills) Warranrty, Digital Cleaning Kit, SD Card Case, Table Top Tripod, Screen Protector, SD Card Reader Canon PowerShot SX700 HS Digital Camera, 16.1MP, 30x Optical Zoom, RED - Bundle With LowePro Rezo 50 Case, 32 GB SDHC Memory Card, Spare Battery, New Leaf 3 Year (Drops & Spills) Warranrty, Digital Cleaning Kit, SD Card Case, Table Top Tripod, Screen Protector, SD Card Reader $487.15
Canon PowerShot SX700 HS Digital Camera, 16.1MP, 30x Optical Zoom, Black - Bundle With LowePro Rezo 50 Case, 32 GB SDHC Memory Card, Spare Battery, New Leaf 3 Year (Drops & Spills) Warranrty, Digital Cleaning Kit, SD Card Case, Table Top Tripod, Screen Protector, SD Card Reader Canon PowerShot SX700 HS Digital Camera, 16.1MP, 30x Optical Zoom, Black - Bundle With LowePro Rezo 50 Case, 32 GB SDHC Memory Card, Spare Battery, New Leaf 3 Year (Drops & Spills) Warranrty, Digital Cleaning Kit, SD Card Case, Table Top Tripod, Screen Protector, SD Card Reader $487.15
8GB Accessories Bundle Kit For Canon PowerShot SX40 HS SX40HS, G1 X, G1X, SX50 HS, SX50HS, Powershot G15, G16 Digital Camera Includes 8GB High Speed SD Memory Card + Extended Replacement (1200Mah) NB-10L Battery + AC/DC Charger + Mini HDMI Cable + Case ++ 8GB Accessories Bundle Kit For Canon PowerShot SX40 HS SX40HS, G1 X, G1X, SX50 HS, SX50HS, Powershot G15, G16 Digital Camera Includes 8GB High Speed SD Memory Card + Extended Replacement (1200Mah) NB-10L Battery + AC/DC Charger + Mini HDMI Cable + Case ++ $79.95
STK's Canon NB-10L Battery Charger - for Canon G1X, Canon Powershot SX40 HS STK's Canon NB-10L Battery Charger - for Canon G1X, Canon Powershot SX40 HS $50.00