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Canon-powershot-a2300.33416093
8.2 out of 10

Canon PowerShot A2300

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Image Capture Device
Type
16.0 Megapixel 1/2.3-inch CCD
Total Pixels
16.6 Megapixels
Effective Pixels
16.0 Megapixels
Lens
Focal Length
5.0 (W) - 25.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 28 (W) - 140 (T) mm)
Digital Zoom
4x
Focusing Range
Normal: 2.0 in. (5cm) - infinity (W), 3.9 ft. (1.2m) - infinity (T)
Autofocus System
TTL Autofocus
Optical Zoom
5x
Viewfinders
Optical Viewfinder
N/A
LCD Pixels
Approx. 230,000 dots
LCD Coverage
Approx. 100%
LCD Monitor
2.7-inch TFT Color LCD with wide-viewing angle
Aperture and Shutter
Maximum Aperture
f/2.8 (W) - f/6.9 (T)
Shutter Speed
1 - 1/2000 sec.
Exposure Control
Sensitivity
Auto, ISO 100/200/400/800/1600 (in P mode)
Light Metering Method
Evaluative*, Center-weighted average, Spot**
Exposure Control Method
AE Lock
Exposure Compensation
+/-2 stops in 1/3 stop increments (Not available when shooting movies)
White Balance
White Balance Control
Auto*, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom *Facial color is evaluated in Face Detect (Face Detect WB)
Flash
Built-in Flash
Auto, On, Slow Synchro, Off Facial brightness is also evaluated in Face Detect.
Flash Range
1.6 - 9.8 ft. (W), 3.3 - 6.6 ft. (T) (50 cm - 3.0 m (W), 1.0 - 2.0 m (T)
Recycling Time
10 seconds or less (Battery Voltage: 3.7V)
Flash Exposure Compensation
N/A
Shooting Specifications
Photo Effects
N/A
Self Timer
Approx. 10-sec delay/approx 2-sec delay/custom*
Wireless Control
N/A
Continuous Shooting
Approx: 0.8 shots/sec. (In P Mode)
Shooting Modes
Auto, P, Live View Control, Digital IS, Portrait, Face Self-timer, Low Light, Fisheye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter, Discreet, iFrame Movie*
Image Storage
Storage Media
SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
File Format
Design rule for Camera File System, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant
JPEG Compression Mode
Still Images: Exif 2.3 (JPEG)
Number of Recording Pixels
Still Images:
Number of Recordable Images
Image data
Large (L)
Time of Recordable Movies
Movie data
iFrame Movie
Playback Specifications
Playback Modes File
Still Images and Movies:
Erasing Specifications
Erase Modes
Single Image*, Erase All
Interfaces
Computer Interface
Hi-Speed USB*1 (Dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video*2)
Video Out
NTSC/PAL (unified type dedicated connector (female)) with digital, audio and video
Audio Out
Monaural (unified type dedicated connector (female)) with digital, audio and video
Other
Memory card slot; direct connection to Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers, PIXMA Inkjet Photo Printers and PictBridge-compatible printers via camera's USB 2.0 Hi-Speed cable
Shooting Capacity
Approx. 210 shots
Playback Time
Approx. 5 hours
Power Source
1. Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-11L
Physical Specifications
Operating Temperature
32-104°F/0-40°C
Operating Humidity
10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D)
3.72 x 2.13 x 0.79 in. (94.4 x 54.2 x 20.1mm)
Weight
Approx. 4.41 oz. / 125 g (Including the battery and memory card)
Type
Compact digital camera with built-in flash, 5x Optical, 4x Digital, and 20x Combined Zoom
Release Date
First seen
7 February 2012