PowerShot A10

PowerShot A Series
Item Code: 6865A001

Specifications

Main Unit Spec

Image Capture Device
Type1/2.7 in. charge-coupled device (CCD)
Total PixelsApprox. 1.32 million-pixel
Effective PixelsApprox. 1.25 million
Lens
Focal Lengthf/2.8
Digital ZoomMaximum 2.0x (Maximum 6x with optical zoom)
Focusing RangeNormal: 76cm (2.5 ft.) - infinity
Macro: 16 - 76cm (6.3 in. - 2.5 ft.)(Wide angle); 26 - 76cm (10.2 in. - 2.5 ft.)(Telephoto)
Autofocus SystemTTL 3 point AiAF
Viewfinders
Optical ViewfinderReal-image optical zoom viewfinder
LCD Monitor1.5-inch low-temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT color LCD
LCD Pixels117,600 effective pixels
LCD CoverageApprox. 80%
Aperture and Shutter
Maximum Aperturef/2.8 - 4.8; 5.4mm (Wide angle) - 16.2mm (Telephoto) (35 mm film equivalent: 35 - 105mm)
Shutter Speed1 - 1/1500 sec.* 1 sec. in manual mode with the flash off or in slow synchro mode.* Noise reduction processing on speeds slower than 1/6 sec.
Exposure Control
SensitivityISO 100 equivalent (automatically raised to ISO 150 in low light)
Light Metering MethodEvaluative metering (linked to focusing point)
Exposure Control MethodProgram AE; Exposure is locked once focusing is complete.
Exposure Compensation+/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
White Balance
White Balance ControlTTL Auto/Pre-set (daylight, cloudy, tungsten, fluorescent)/Black & White
Flash
Built-in FlashRed-eye reduction Auto/Auto/On/Off
Flash RangeNormal Mode: 76cm - 4.2m (2.5 - 13.8 ft.) (Wide angle), 76cm - 2.5m (2.5 - 8.2 ft.) (Telephoto)
Macro Mode: 26 - 76cm (10.2 in. - 2.5 ft.) (Wide angle/Telephoto)
Shooting Specifications
Shooting ModesAuto/Manual/Stitch Assist/Playback
Self TimerShoots after approx. 10 sec.
Continuous ShootingApprox. 2.5 images/sec (Large/ Fine mode, LCD monitor off)
Image Storage
Storage MediaCompactFlash Card (Type I)
File FormatJPEG (Design rule for Camera File system, DPOF compliant)
JPEG Compression ModeSuperFine/Fine/Normal
Number of Recording PixelsLarge: 1,280 x 960 pixels; Medium: 1,024 x 768 pixels; Small: 640 x 480 pixels
Number of Recordable Images
Image data
Image Size
640 x 480
1024 x 768
1280 x 960
Resolution
Normal
Fine
Superfine
Normal
Fine
Superfine
Normal
Fine
Superfine
File Size
79 KB
141 KB
208 KB
155 KB
294 KB
450 KB
228 KB
450 KB
693 KB
FC-8M
87
50
35
46
24
16
32
16
10
FC-64M
707
415
288
379
205
135
263
135
88
FC-128M
1,417
831
577
95
412
272
528
271
177
FC-192M
2,100
1,200
820
1,150
595
385
820
415
260
Playback Specifications
Playback Modes FileSingle image replay/Index replay (9 thumbnails)/Zoomed view (LCD monitor zooms images up to 2.5x)/Auto play/Printing with Card Photo Printer CP-10 (print image directly)
Interfaces
Computer InterfaceUSB (mini-B)
Power Supply Four AA alkaline batteries or four AA rechargeable NiMH batteries
Compact Power Adapter CA-PS500
Power SourceFour AA alkaline batteries or four AA rechargeable NiMH batteries
Compact Power Adapter CA-PS500
Physical Specifications
Operating Temperature0 - 40°C (32 - 104°F)
Operating Humidity10 - 90 %
Dimensions (W x H x D)4.3 x 2.8 x 1.5 in. (110.3 x 71.0 x 37.6mm) (excluding protrusions)
WeightApprox. 250g (8.8 oz.) (excluding batteries and CF card)
Computer System Requirements
Mac RequirementsHardware: Power Macintosh, PowerBook, iMac or iBook
OS: Mac OS 8.6 through 9.1, Quicktime 3.0 or higher
CPU: Power PC
Interface: USB - Cable connection via camera's USB port is limited to genuine Apple Computer brand models with a built-in USB interface (Power Macintosh NEW G3/G4, PowerBook G3/G4, iMac, iBook)
RAM: 20MB or more of application memory
PC RequirementsHardware: IBM PC/AT compatible.
OS Windows 98 (including the Second Edition)/ Windows 2000/Windows ME.
CPU: Pentium 133 MHz or better.
Interface: USB - Cable connection via camera's USB port is limited to pre-installed Windows 98, Windows 2000 and pre-installed or upgraded Windows ME systems.
RAM: 32MB or more (Windows 98); 64MB or more (Windows 2000/Windows ME).