Canon Powershot SD960 IS Review

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Canon PowerShot SD960 IS

Canon PowerShot SD960 IS

Canon PowerShot SD960 IS Canon PowerShot SD960 IS

Canon PowerShot SD960 IS

Canon PowerShot SD960 IS





Canon PowerShot SD960 IS

The SD960 IS compared to an average CD disc.


Powershot SD960 IS Features:

  • 12.1 Megapixel CCD sensor for up to 4000x3000 pixel images
  • 4x optical 28-112mm (35mm equivalent) zoom
  • Optical Image Stabilization (IS) technology
  • 2.8' PureColor II LCD with 230,000 pixels
  • Widescreen 16:9 aspect ratio for HDTV display
  • Ultra-compact and durable body with metal accents (3.85 x 2.12 x 0.87 in.)
  • Advanced TTL AiAF 9-point autofocus system with focus-assist lamp
  • Canon's Face Detection and i-Contrast technologies
  • Auto, Scene and Program exposure modes
  • Continuous 0.8fps shooting until memory is full
  • HD (1280x720) or SD (640x480, 320x240) movie recording at 30fps up to 4GB
  • Evaluative metering on focus point or Spot
  • Exposure compensation: +/-2EV in 1/3-step increments
  • White Balance: Auto, 5 presets or Custom
  • Shutter speeds of 15 seconds to 1/1600 second (Long Shutter up to 15 secs.)
  • Auto noise reduction with 1.3 sec or longer shutter speeds
  • Selectable ISO settings from 80 to 1600
  • Intelligent Orientation Sensor
  • Built-in microphone and speaker
  • Lithium rechargeable battery and charger included
  • Direct print and PictBridge Compliant
  • High-speed USB 2.0 connectivity for PC and Mac
  • SD/SDHC and MMC/MMC+/HC MMC+ card storage


The PowerShot SD960 IS Digital ELPH is available now, and comes in four color schemes (Blue, Pink, Gold or Silver). The camera kit includes a Li-ion battery pack and charger, a USB interface cable, an AV cable, a wrist strap, and Canon's software suite. The kit carries an estimated retail price of US$329.99.

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