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Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS
8.8 out of 10

Canon PowerShot ELPH 330 HS

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Compact digital camera with built-in flash, 10x Optical, 4x Digital, and 40x Combined Zoom
Image Capture Device
12.1 Megapixel, 1/2.3-inch CMOS
Total Pixels
Approx. 12.8. Megapixels
Effective Pixels
Approx. 12.1 Megapixels
Focal Length
4.3 (W) - 43.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 24 (W) - 240 (T) mm)
Digital Zoom
Focusing Range
Normal: 0.4 in. (1cm) - infinity (W), 3.3 ft. (1m) - infinity (T)
Autofocus System
TTL Autofocus
Optical Zoom
Optical Viewfinder
LCD Monitor
3.0-inch TFT Color LCD with wide-viewing angle
LCD Pixels
Approx. 461,000 dots
LCD Coverage
Approx. 100%
Aperture and Shutter
Maximum Aperture
f/3.0 (W), f/6.9 (T)
Shutter Speed
1 - 1/2000 sec.
Exposure Control
Auto, ISO 80 - ISO 6400
Light Metering Method
Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot
Exposure Control Method
AE Lock, FE Lock, AF 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
Built-in Flash
Auto, On, Slow Synchro, Off Facial brightness is also evaluated in Face Detect.
Flash Range
1.6 - 13 ft. (W), 3.3 - 6.6 ft. (T) (50cm - 4.0m (W), 1.0 - 2.0m (T))
Recycling Time
10 seconds or less (battery voltage: 3.7 V)
Flash Exposure Compensation
Shooting Specifications
Shooting Modes
Auto, Hybrid Auto, P, Portrait, Smooth Skin, Smart Shutter*, High-Speed Burst, Handheld Night Scene, Fisheye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Soft Focus, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Color Accent, Color Swap, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter, Stitch Assist, Super Slow Motion Movie
Photo Effects
My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color
Self Timer
Approx. 10-sec. delay, approx. 2-sec. delay, custom*
Wireless Control
Continuous Shooting
Approx. 2.4 shots/sec. (In P mode)
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) compatible
JPEG Compression Mode
Still Images: Exif 2.3 (JPEG)
Number of Recording Pixels
Still Images:
Number of Recordable Images
Image data
Time of Recordable Movies
Movie data
Miniature Effect
Playback Specifications
Playback Modes File
Still Images and Movies:
Erasing Specifications
Erase Modes
Single Image*, Erase All
Computer Interface
Hi-Speed USB (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video)
Video Out
NTSC/PAL (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video), HDMI mini connector
Audio Out
Stereo (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video)
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
Power Source
Battery Pack NB-4L
Shooting Capacity
Normal: Approx. 220 shots
Playback Time
Approx. 4 hours
Physical Specifications
Operating Temperature
Operating Humidity
Dimensions (W x H x D)
3.83 x 2.22 x 0.89 in. (97.2 x 56.4 x 22.5mm)
Approx. 4.41 oz. / 125g (body only)
Release Date
First seen
21 November 2008