Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 10x Optical, 4x Digital and 40x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer

Image Capture Device

20.0 Megapixel, 1/2.3-inch CCD

Total Pixels 
Approx. 20.5 Megapixels

Effective Pixels 
Approx. 20.0 Megapixels* 
* Image processing may cause a decrease in the number of pixels.


Focal Length 
4.3 (W) - 43.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 24-240mm)

Digital Zoom 

Focusing Range 
Normal: 2.0 in. (5.0cm) - infinity (W), 3.3 ft. (1.0m) - infinity (T) 
Auto: 0.4 in. (1.0cm) - infinity (W), 3.3 ft. (1.0m) - infinity (T) 
Macro: 0.4 in. - 1.6 ft. (1-50cm) (W)
Infinity: 9.8 ft. (3.0m) - infinity (W), 9.8 ft. (3.0m) - infinity (T)

Autofocus System 
TTL Autofocus


Optical Viewfinder 
Not available

LCD Monitor 
2.7-inch TFT Color LCD with wide viewing angle (4:3)

LCD Pixels 
Approx. 230,000 dots

LCD Coverage 
Approx. 100%

Aperture and Shutter

Maximum Aperture 
f/3.0 (W), f/6.9 (T)

Shutter Speed 
1-1/2000 sec. 
15-1 sec. (in Long Shutter Mode)

Exposure Control

Auto, ISO 100-1600

Light Metering Method 
Evaluative, Center Weighted Average, Spot

Exposure Compensation 
Still Images: ±2 stops in 1/3-stop increments

White Balance

White Balance Control 
Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom


Built-in Flash 
Auto, On, Slow Synchro, Off

Flash Range 
1.6-13.0 ft. (W), 3.3-6.6 ft. (T) 
50.0cm - 4.0m (W), 1.0-2.0m (T)

Shooting Specifications

Shooting Modes 
P, Auto, Portrait, Face Self-Timer, Low Light, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Fireworks, Long Shutter

Self Timer 
Off / 2 sec. / 10 sec. / Custom

Wireless Control 
Built-in Wi-Fi® and NFC

Continuous Shooting 
Normal Continuous Shooting in Auto/P modes: Approx. 0.8 shots/sec.
Normal Continuous Shooting Low Light mode: Approx. 2.2 shots/sec. 

  • Under lighting conditions where flash does not fire automatically.
  • Excluding RAW and RAW+JPEG.
  • Until memory card becomes full.

Image Storage

Storage Media 
SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Cards

File Format 
SD/SDHC/SDXC and UHS-I Memory Cards

Print Order Format 
Design rule for Camera File system (DCF) compliant; DPOF (Version 1.1) compatible

Image Recording Format 

JPEG Compression Mode 
Still Image: Exif. 2.3 (JPEG) 
Video: MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Monaural))

Number of Recording Pixels 
Still Images:
Large: 5152 x 3864
Medium 1 (M1): 3648 x 2736
Medium 2 (M2): 2048 x 1536
Medium: 2560 x 1920
Small: 640 x 480
Wide: 5152 x 2896

HD 1280 x 720: 25.00 fps
640 x 480: 29.97 fps

Number of Recordable Images

Image data 
Approx. Number of Shots Recordable to 16 GB Memory Card 

Medium 1 (M1)F5925
Medium 2 (M2)F16755

Note: F=Fine

Time of Recordable Movies

Movie data 
Total Movie Time Recordable to Memory Card

  • The values in the table are based on Canon measurement conditions and may change depending on the subject, memory card and camera settings.
  • After Low-level formatting.

Shooting ModePixelsFrame Rate/Video SystemRecording Time per 16 GB Memory Card (Approx.)Single Clip Recording Time (Approx.)*1Movie Size (KB/sec.)Video Recording Bit Rate
When Movie button is pressed in AutoFull HD
(1920 x 1080)
29.97 fps1 hr. 8 min. 34 sec.29 min. 59 sec.3742Approx. 30 Mbps
(1280 x 720)
29.97 fps3 hr. 58 min. 1 sec.29 min. 59 sec.1056Approx. 8 Mbps
(640 x 480)
29.97 fps8 hr. 25 min. 48 sec.1 hr.450Approx. 3 Mbps

*1 Using an SD Speed Class 10 / UHS-I compatible memory card
• Recording stops automatically once the file size reaches 4 GB or the memory card becomes full.
• Recording may stop unexpectedly if a memory card with a low Speed Class is used.

Playback Specifications

Playback Modes File 
Protect, Favorites, Erase, Slideshow, Rotate, i-Contrast, Resize, Red-Eye Correction, Photobook Set-up, Auto Rotate, Resume, Transition Effect


Video Out 

Audio Out 

Hi-Speed USB (Mini-B); direct connection to Canon SELPHY, PIXMA Photo Printers & PictBridge compatible printers

Power Source 
Battery Pack NB-11L

Shooting Capacity 
Approx. 190 shots
Approx. 245 shots in ECO Mode

Video Recording Time: Approx. 50 min.

Playback Time 
Approx. 4 hr.

Physical Specifications

Operating Temperature 
32-104°F / 0-40°C

Operating Humidity 

Dimensions (W x H x D) 
3.75 x 2.24 x 0.93 in. / 95.3 x 56.8 x 23.6mm

4.87 oz. / 138g (CIPA standard) 
4.34 oz. / 123g (Body only)

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