Canon Powershot SD970 IS Review

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Canon PowerShot SD970 IS

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Canon PowerShot SD970 IS

Canon PowerShot SD970 IS

Canon PowerShot SD970 IS



Canon PowerShot SD970 IS Major Features:


  • 12.1 Megapixels (effective), 1/2.3' CCD Image Sensor
  • Digic 4 Image Processor
  • 5x Optical Zoom With Optical Image Stabiliaztion: 6.6-33.0mm f/3.2-5.8 (35mm film equivalent: 37-185mm)
  • Advanced TTL AiAF 9-point autofocus system
  • 3' Purecolor II LCD
  • 18 Shooting Modes; Auto, Program, Portrait, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Fireworks, Creative Light Effect, Aquarium, Underwater, ISO 3200, Indoor, Kids & Pets, Night Snapshot, Color Accent, Color Swap, Digital Macro, Long Shutter, Exposure Zoom, Stitch Assist, Movie
  • Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB technology
  • Movie mode w/sound, 1280x720 (HD), 640x480/320x240 Movie: MOV (Image: H.264; Audio: Linear PCM (Monaural))
  • Approx. 1 fps (Large/Fine) Continuous 'Burst' capture
  • Evaluative metering on focus point, Center-weighted or Spot options
  • Exposure compensation: �2EV in 1/3-step increments
  • White Balance: Auto, 5 presets or Custom
  • Low-light focus assist illuminator
  • 15-1/1600 sec.; Long Shutter operates with noise reduction when manually set at 1.3-15 sec.
  • Selectable ISO settings from 80 to 1600
  • Face Detection Self-Timer
  • Optical Image Stabilizer
  • Blink Detection
  • Smart Auto shooting mode
  • Intelligent Contrast Correction
  • Built-in microphone and speaker
  • Powered by Lithium-ion Battery NB-5L
  • Exif print and PictBridge Compatible
  • USB 2.0 high speed connectivity for PC and Mac
  • SD/SDHC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, MMC Plus Card, HC MMC Plus Card


Included Accessories:

  • PowerShot SD970 IS Digital ELPH Body
  • Lithium-ion Battery Pack NB-5L
  • Battery Charger CB-2LX
  • Wrist Strap WS-DC7
  • Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • AV Cable AVC-DC400

It is available now with an MSRP of $379.99.

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