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Canon-powershot-sx170-is.33952258
8.8 out of 10

Canon PowerShot SX170 IS

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Type
Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 16x Optical Zoom, 4x Digital Zoom and 64x Combined Optical Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer
Image Capture Device
Type
16.0 Megapixel, 1/2.3-inch CCD
Total Pixels
Approx. 16.6 Megapixels
Effective Pixels
Approx. 16.0 Megapixels
Lens
Focal Length
5.0 (W) - 80.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 28 - 448 mm)
Digital Zoom
4.0x
Focusing Range
Normal: 2.0 in. (5cm) - infinity (W), 2.0ft. (60cm) - infinity (T)
Autofocus System
TTL Autofocus, Manual Focus
Optical Zoom
16x
Viewfinders
Optical Viewfinder
Not available
LCD Monitor
3.0-inch TFT color LCD with wide viewing angle
LCD Pixels
Approx. 230,000 dots
LCD Coverage
Approx. 100%
Aperture and Shutter
Maximum Aperture
f/3.5 (W) , f/5.9 (T)
Shutter Speed
1-1/3200 sec.
Exposure Control
Sensitivity
Auto, ISO 100 - 1600
Light Metering Method
Evaluative*, Center-weighted Average, Spot**
Exposure Control Method
Manual Exposure, Program Shift, Safety Shift, AE Lock
Exposure Compensation
Still Images: ± stops in 1/3-stop increments
White Balance
White Balance Control
Auto*, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
Flash
Built-in Flash
Auto, Flash On, Slow Synchro, Flash Off
Flash Range
1.6 ft. - 9.8 ft. (W), 2.0 - 6.6 ft. (T) (50cm - 3.0m (W), (60cm - 2.0m (T))
Recycling Time
15 sec. or less (battery voltage: 3.0 V)
Flash Exposure Compensation
±2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
Shooting Specifications
Shooting Modes
M, Av, Tv, P, Live View Control, Auto, SCN*
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
Not Available
Continuous Shooting
Normal: Approx. 0.8 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) compliant
Image Recording Format
Superfine / Fine
JPEG Compression Mode
Still Image: 2.3 (JPEG)
Number of Recording Pixels
Still Images:
Number of Recordable Images
Image data
16:9
Time of Recordable Movies
Movie data
Miniature Effect
Playback Specifications
Playback Modes File
Stills & Videos:
Erasing Specifications
Erase Modes
Select Image, Select Range, Select All Images
Interfaces
Video Out
NTSC/PAL (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video)
Audio Out
Stereo (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video)
Other
SD memory card slot; direct connection to Canon SELPHY, PIXMA Photo Printers & PictBridge compatible printers
Power Source
Battery Pack NB-6LH, AC Adapter Kit ACK-40
Shooting Capacity
Approx. 300 shots
Playback Time
Approx. 7 hours
Physical Specifications
Operating Temperature
32-104°F/0-40°C
Operating Humidity
10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D)
4.25 x 2.80 x 1.73 in. / 108.0 x 71.0 x 43.9mm
Weight
8.85 oz. / 251g (CIPA standard)
Release Date
First seen
23 August 2013