Specifications

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Type
12.1 Megapixel, 1/2.3 inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)

Total Pixels
Approx. 12.4 Megapixels

Effective Pixels
Approx. 12.1 Megapixels

Focal Length
5.0 (W) - 60.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 28 (W) - 336 (T) mm)

Digital Zoom
4x

Focusing Range
Auto: 0.4 in. (1cm) - infinity (W), 3.3 ft. (1m) - infinity (T)
Normal: 2.0 in. (5 cm) - infinity (W), 3.3 ft. (1m) - infinity (T)
Macro: 0.4 in. - 1.6 ft. (1- 50cm) (W)
Manual Focus: 0.4 in. (1cm) - infinity (W), 3.3 ft (1m) - infinity (T)

Autofocus System
TTL Autofocus

Optical Viewfinder
None

LCD Monitor
3.0-inch low-temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT color LCD with wide viewing angle

LCD Pixels
Approx. 230,000 pixels

LCD Coverage
100%

Maximum Aperture
f/3.4 (W) - f/5.6 (T)

Shutter Speed
1 - 1/2500 sec.
15-1/2500 sec. (Total shutter speed range)

  • Shutter speeds differ depending on the shooting mode
  • Shutter speeds available in Tv and M:
    15, 13, 10, 8, 6, 5, 4, 3.2, 2.5, 2, 1.6, 1.3, 1, 0.8, 0.6, 0.5, 0.4, 0.3, 1/4, 1/5, 1/6, 1/8, 1/10, 1/13, 1/15, 1/20, 1/25, 1/30, 1/40, 1/50, 1/60, 1/80, 1/100, 1/125, 1/160, 1/200, 1/250, 1/320, 1/400, 1/500, 1/640, 1/800, 1/1000, 1/1250, 1/1600, 1/2000, 1/2500

Sensitivity
Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600 equivalent
(Subject movement is taken into account while shooting in Auto and Easy modes)

Light Metering Method
Evaluative*1, Center-weighted average, spot*2
*1 Facial brightness is also evaluated in Face Detect AF
*2 Fixed to center

Exposure Control Method
Program AE, Manual; AE Lock, Program Shift, Safety Shift, Auto ISO Shift

Exposure Compensation
+/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments

White Balance Control
Auto*, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
*The color of faces is evaluated in Face Detect WB

Built-in Flash
Auto, Auto w/ Red-eye Reduction, Flash On, Flash Off; FE lock, Safety FE, Slow Synchro

Flash Range
1.6 ? 9.8 ft. (W), 3.3 ? 6.6 ft. (T)
(50cm ? 3.0m (W), 1.0cm ? 2.0m (T)

Recycling Time
12 sec. or less (battery voltage: 3.0 V)

  • LCD monitor is turned off during flash charging (Except when turning on the power)

Flash Exposure Compensation
+/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments

Shooting Modes
M, Av, Tv, P, Auto, Easy, Portrait, Landscape, Kids & Pets, SCN*1, Movie*2
*1 Smart Shutter*3, Low Light, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Color Accent, Color Swap, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Beach, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks
*2 Standard, Miniature Effect, Color Accent, Color Swap
*3 Smile, Wink-Self-timer, Face Self-timer

Photo Effects
My Colors
My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin, Darker Skin, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color*
* Adjustment of contrast, sharpness, saturation, red, green, blue and skin tone are available

Self Timer
Activates shutter after an approx. 2-sec./10-sec. delay, Custom*1, Face Self-Timer*2
*1 Shooting start time (0-15 sec. (in 1-second increments), 20/25/30 sec.) and number of shots (1-10 (in one-shot increments)) can be specified.
*2 When the number of detected faces increases, the shutter is released after 2 sec. delay. However, if no face is detected for 30 seconds or more, the shooting operation starts automatically.

Wireless Control
Not available

Continuous Shooting
Normal: Approx. 1.0 shots/sec. (when shooting in P mode), Approx. 3.0 shots/sec. (when shooting in Low Light mode)
AF: Approx. 0.6 shots/sec. (when shooting in P mode), Approx. 1.0 shots/sec. (when shooting in Low Light mode)
LV: Approx. 0.7 shots/sec. (when shooting in P mode), Approx. 1.1 shots/sec. (when shooting in Low Light mode)
- Under conditions where the flash does not fire automatically.
- Differs depending on the zoom position.

Storage Media
SD/SDHC memory card, SDXC memory card, MultiMediaCard, MMCplus card, HC MMCplus card

File Format
Design rule for camera file system, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant

Image Recording Format
Normal, Fine

JPEG Compression Mode
Still Image: Exif 2.3 (JPEG)
Video: MOV (Image data: H.264; Audio data: Linear PCM (stereo))

Number of Recording Pixels
Still Image:
4,000 x 3,000 (Large), 2,816 x 2,112 (Medium 1), 1,600 x 1,200 (Medium 2), 640 x 480 (Small), 4,000 x 2248 (Widescreen)

  • Fixed to 1600 x 1200 when in Low Light

Image data

  Large (L) Medium 1 (M1) Medium 2 (M2)
F N F N F N
File Size (KB) 3,084 1,474 1,620 780 558 278
4GB 1,231 2,514 2,320 4,641 6,352 12,069
16GB 5,042 10,295 9,503 19,007 26,010 49,420

  Small (S) Widescreen (W)
F N F N
File Size (KB) 150 84 2,311 1,105
4GB 20,116 30,174 1,630 3,352
16GB 82,367 123,550 6,677 13,727

Movie data

  Standard, Color Accent, Color Swap
HD: 1280 x 720 640 x 480 320 x 240
30 fps 30 fps 30 fps
Video size (KB/sec.) 3,054 1,416 495
4GB 20 min.
43 sec.
43 min.
43 sec.
1 hr. 58 min.
19 sec.
16GB 1 hr. 24 min.
54 sec.
2 hr. 59 min.
03 sec.
8 hr. 04 min.
30 sec.

  Miniature Effect

HD: 1280 x 720

640 x 480
5x 10x 20x 5x 10x 20x
6 fps 3 fps 1.5 fps 6 fps 3 fps 1.5 fps
Video size
(KB/sec.)
573 287 143 246 123 61
4GB 1 hr. 45 min. 52 sec. 3 hr. 21 min. 09 sec. 5 hr. 35 min.
16 sec.
3 hr. 43 min.
30 sec.
6 hr. 42 min.
20 sec.
11 hr. 10 min.
33 sec.
16GB 7 hr. 13 min.
30 sec.
13 hr. 43 min.
40 sec.
22 hr. 52 min.
47 sec.
15 hr. 15 min.
11 sec.
27 hr. 27 min.
20 sec.
45 hr. 45 min.
35 sec.

Note: N=Normal F=Fine
Storage Capacity varies depending on camera settings. This data is estimated from Canon's standard shooting conditions. Figures for Movie Mode represent total capacity of the particular media.

 

Playback Modes File
Still Image: Single, Magnification (approx. 2x?10x), Jump, Auto Rotate, Rotate, Resume, My Category, Transition Effects, Histogram, Index (4?130 thumbnails), Over Exposure Warning, Slide Show, Red-eye Correction, Resize, Easy; i-Contrast, Smart Shuffle, My Colors, Operation Tools, Scroll Display, and Favorites.
Video: Normal Playback, Special Playback, Auto Rotate, Resume, Easy

Erase Modes
Select Image, single image, select all images

  • The image data stored in the memory card with the design rule for camera file systems format can be erased. However, protected images cannot be erased)
Video: any video file (files must be erased one at a time)

Computer Interface
Hi-Speed USB*1 (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital stereo audio and video*2
*1 Use of USB logomark is not allowed.
*2 mini-B compatible.

Video Out
NTSC or PAL

Audio Out
Stereo

Other
Memory card slot; direct connection to Canon and SELPHY Compact Photo Printers, PIXMA Photo Printers and PictBridge-compatible printers via camera's USB 2.0 Hi-Speed cable

Power Supply
1. AA-size Alkaline Battery (x2)
2. Rechargeable AA-size NiMH Battery NB-3AH (x2)
3. AC Adapter Kit ACK-800 (optional) Still Image: approx. 130 shots (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 370 shots (AA-size Ni-MH Battery)* Approx. 7 hrs. (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 9 hrs. (AA-size Ni-MH Battery)
*LCD screen on. The above figures comply with CIPA testing standards and apply when fully-charged batteries are used.

Power Source
1. AA-size Alkaline Battery (x2)
2. Rechargeable AA-size NiMH Battery NB-3AH (x2)
3. AC Adapter Kit ACK-800 (optional)

Shooting Capacity(BP-511)
Still Image: approx. 130 shots (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 370 shots (AA-size Ni-MH Battery)*

Playback Time(BP-511/512)
Approx. 7 hrs. (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 9 hrs. (AA-size Ni-MH Battery)
*LCD screen on. The above figures comply with CIPA testing standards and apply when fully-charged batteries are used.

Operating Temperature
32-104°F/0-40°C
32?95° F/0?35° C when NB-3AH is used

Operating Humidity
10-90%

Dimensions (W x H x D)
4.46 x 2.88 x 1.80 in. (113.3 x 73.2 x 45.8mm)
- CIPA compliant

Weight
Approx. 10.9 oz/308g (including the battery and memory card)
Approx. 9.17 oz./260g (camera body only)

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