Specifications

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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

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