Product Details

Image Sensor

Type: 1/2.3 type CCD

Effective Pixels: Approx. 20.0M

Effective / Total Pixels: Approx. 20.5M

Image Processor

Type: DIGIC 4+

Lens

Focal Length: 5.0 – 40.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 28 – 224 mm)

Zoom: Optical 8x, ZoomPlus 16x, Digital approx. 4x, Combined approx. 32x 2

Maximum f/number: f/3.2 – f/6.9

Construction: 8 elements in 7 groups (1 double-sided aspherical lens)

Image Stabilization: Electronic type (Digital IS Mode)

Focusing

Type: TTL

AF System/ Points: AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point), 1-point AF (fixed to centre)

AF Modes: Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE, Tracking AF 3

AF Assist Beam: Yes

Closest Focusing Distance: 1 cm (W) from front of lens in Macro

Exposure Control

Metering modes: Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (centre)

Exposure Compensation: +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments, i-Contrast for automatic dynamic range correction

ISO Sensitivity: AUTO, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, AUTO ISO: 100 – 800

Shutter

Speed: 1 – 1/2000 s (Auto Mode), 15 – 1/2000 s (total range – varies by shooting mode)

LCD Monitor

Monitor: 6.8 cm (2.7") LCD (TFT), approx. 230,000 dots

Coverage: Approx. 100%

Brightness: Adjustable to one of five levels. Quick-bright LCD available via holding INFO Button

Flash

Modes: Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro

Slow Sync Speed: Yes. Fastest speed 1/2000 s

Red-Eye Reduction: Yes

Flash Exposure Compensation: Face Detection FE

Built-in Flash Range: 50 cm – 3.0 m (W) / 1.3 – 1.5 m (T)

External Flash: Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2

Recording Pixels / Compression

Image Size: 4:3 - (L) 5152 x 3864, (M1) 3648 x 2736, (M2) 2048 x 1536, (S) 640 x 480, 16:9/ W - (L) 5152 x 2896 Resize option available in playback

Compression: Fine

Movies: (HD) 1280 x 720, 25 fps, (L) 640 x 480, 29.97 fps

Movie Length: (HD) Up to 4 GB or 29 min 59 s 6, (L) up to 4 GB or 1 hour 7

Interface

Computer: Hi-Speed USB composite connector (Mini-B compatible)

Other: A/V output, composite connector (PAL/NTSC)

Memory Card

Type: SD, SDHC, SDXC

Power Source

Batteries: Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-11L / NB-11LH (NB-11L battery and charger supplied)

Battery life: Approx. 210 shots, Eco Mode: Approx. 285 shots, Playback Mode: Approx. 240 min