PowerShot SX280 HS

PowerShot SX280 HS

Specifications

By

Image Sensor  
Camera Effective Pixels Approx. 12.1 Million pixels
Lens   
Focal Length 4.5 (W) - 90.0 (T)mm 
(35mm film equivalent: 25 (W) - 500 (T)mm)
Zoom Magnification 20x
Focusing Range 5cm (2.0in.) - infinity (W), 1.0m (3.3ft.) - infinity (T)
Macro: 5 - 50cm (2.0in. - 1.6ft.) (W)
Image Stabilizer (IS) System Lens-shift type
Imaging Processor DIGIC 6
LCD Monitor  
Size 3.0-inch type
Effective Pixels Approx. 461,000 dots
Aspect Ratio 4:3
Focus  
Control System Continuous AF, Servo AF, Manual
AF Frame Face AiAF, Tracking AF, Center
Metering System Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot
ISO Speed (Standard Output Sensitivity, Recommended Exposure Index) Auto, ISO 80 - 6400 
1 step increment
Shutter Speed 1 - 1/3200sec. 
15 - 1/3200sec. (in Tv and M modes)
Aperture  
Type Iris
f/number f/3.5 - f/8.0 (W), f/6.8 - f/8.0 (T)
Flash   
Modes Auto, On, Slow Synchro, Off
Range 50cm - 3.5m (W), 1.0 - 2.0m (T) 
(1.6 - 11ft. (W), 3.3 - 6.6ft. (T))
Shooting Specifications   
Shooting Modes M, Av, Tv, P, Live View Control, Hybrid Auto, Auto, Sports, SCN*¹, Creative Filters*², Discreet, Movie*³ 

*¹ Portrait, Smart Shutter*4, High-speed Burst HQ, Handheld NightScene, Underwater, Snow, Fireworks
*² Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Soft Focus, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, 
*³ Standard, Super Slow Motion Movie 
*4 Smile, Wink Self-timer, Face Self-timer 

*Shooting movies is possible with the movie button
Continuous Shooting Approx. 3.8 shots/sec. (In P mode) 
Approx. 14 shots/sec. (In high-speed burst HQ mode)  
Number of Recording Pixels Still Images: 4:3 
Large: 4000 x 3000, 
Medium 1: 2816 x 2112, 
Medium 2: 1600 x 1200, 
Small: 640 x 480
Aspect Ratio:

16:9 / 3:2 / 4:3 / 1:1

Movie: Digest Movie: 1280 x 720 
Super Slow Motion Movie: 640 x 480 / 320 x 240 
Miniature Effect: 1280 x 720 / 640 x 480 
Other than the above: 1920 x 1080* / 1280 x 720 / 640 x 480 

*Frame rate: 60/30fps
Number of Shots (CIPA Compliant) Approx. 210
Number of Shots (CIPA Compliant) Eco Mode Approx. 260
Movie Recoding Time (Actual Usage Time) Approx. 25 mins.
Power Source Battery Pack NB-6L
Dimensions (CIPA compliant) 106.4 x 62.8 x 32.6mm (41.9 x 2.47 x 1.28in.)
Weight (CIPA compliant) Approx. 233g (8.22oz.) (including the battery and memory card) 
Approx. 210g (4.44oz.) (camera body only)
Other Functions GPS, Wi-Fi and Eco mode

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
Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS Digital Camera w/ 32GB SD Card & Accessory Bundle Canon PowerShot ELPH 360 HS Digital Camera w/ 32GB SD Card & Accessory Bundle $244.00
Canon PowerShot SX410 IS Black Camera, 16GB SD SDHC Class 10 High Speed Memory Card, USB SD Card Reader, Table Top Tripod, LCD Screen protector and Table Top Tripod Canon PowerShot SX410 IS Black Camera, 16GB SD SDHC Class 10 High Speed Memory Card, USB SD Card Reader, Table Top Tripod, LCD Screen protector and Table Top Tripod $244.00
Canon PowerShot SX610 HS 20.2MP Digital Super 18x Optical Zoom Camera (Red) + Case + Tripod + 16GB Accessories Bundle Canon PowerShot SX610 HS 20.2MP Digital Super 18x Optical Zoom Camera (Red) + Case + Tripod + 16GB Accessories Bundle $244.00
Sony Cybershot DSCT33 5.1MP Digital Camera with 3x Optical Zoom (Includes Docking Station) Sony Cybershot DSCT33 5.1MP Digital Camera with 3x Optical Zoom (Includes Docking Station) $244.00
Olympus FE-3000 10MP Digital Camera with 3x Optical Zoom and 2.7 Inch LCD (Titanium) Olympus FE-3000 10MP Digital Camera with 3x Optical Zoom and 2.7 Inch LCD (Titanium) $244.00
Mega Pro 25 Piece Accessory Kit for Canon Powershot SX530 HS, SX520 HS, SX510 HS, SX710 HS, SX610 HS, SX700 HS, SX600 HS, SX500 IS, SX280 HS, SX260 HS, SX170 IS, SD1300 IS, SD1200 IS, SD980, SD770, SD1300, D30, D20, D10, IXUS 85 IS, IXUS 95 IS, IXUS 200 IS Digital Cameras Includes 32GB High Speed Memory Card + 1 High Capacity NB-6L / NB6LH Lithium-ion Battery with Quick AC/DC Charger + 60 Mega Pro 25 Piece Accessory Kit for Canon Powershot SX530 HS, SX520 HS, SX510 HS, SX710 HS, SX610 HS, SX700 HS, SX600 HS, SX500 IS, SX280 HS, SX260 HS, SX170 IS, SD1300 IS, SD1200 IS, SD980, SD770, SD1300, D30, D20, D10, IXUS 85 IS, IXUS 95 IS, IXUS 200 IS Digital Cameras Includes 32GB High Speed Memory Card + 1 High Capacity NB-6L / NB6LH Lithium-ion Battery with Quick AC/DC Charger + 60" Inch Full Size Tripod + a Water Resistant Padded Case + Universal Card Reader + Flexible Mini Table Tripod + Memory Case Wallet Holder + Screen Protectors + Deluxe Cleaning Kit + Lens Cap Keeper + Ultra Fine HeroFiber Cleaning Cloth $98.72
Premium Well Padded Camera CASE / BAG and Full Size 60 Premium Well Padded Camera CASE / BAG and Full Size 60" inch TRIPOD Accessories KIT for Canon POWERSHOT SX60 HS, SX50 HS, SX530 HS, SX520 HS, SX410 IS, SX610 HS, SX710 HS, SX400 IS, G7 X, G1 X, G1 X Mark II, G1 X,G15, G16, SX520 HS, SX600 HS, SX700 HS, SX510 HS, D30, D20, SX500 IS, S200, S120, N, N100, SX50 HS, SX40 HS,SX280 HS, SX270 HS, SX260 HS, A2500, A1400, A3500 IS, S110, SX170 IS, SX160 IS, SX500 IS, A810, A1300, A2300, A2400 IS, A3400 IS, A4000 IS, SX240 HS, SX260 HS Digital Cameras $39.82