PowerShot S300

PowerShot S Series
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Item Code: 6742A008

Specifications

Main Unit Spec

Image Capture Device
Type1/2.7 inch Charge-Coupled Device (CCD)
Total PixelsApprox. 2.11 million-pixel
Effective PixelsApprox. 2.02 million
Lens
Focal Length5.4 (Wide-angle) - 16.2 (Telephoto) mm(35 mm film equivalent: 35 - 105 mm)
Focusing RangeStandard: 76 cm - infinity (2.5 ft. - infinity)Macro: 16 - 76 cm (6.3 in - 2.5 f) (Wide-angle) / 26 - 76 cm (10.2 in - 2.5 ft.) (Telephoto)
Autofocus SystemTTL 3-point AiAF
Viewfinders
Optical Viewfinder5.4mm (Wide angle) - 16.2mm (Telephoto)
LCD Monitor1.5 inch low-temperture polycrystalline silicon TFT LCD
LCD Pixels117,600 (490 x 240)
LCD Coverage80%
Aperture and Shutter
Maximum ApertureMaximum: f/2.7 to f/8 (Wide-angle)Minimum : f/4.7 to f/14 (Telephoto)
Shutter Speed1 - 1/1500 sec.(1-sec. for Slow-Synchro mode or manual mode with flash set to Off)(Noise reduction processing on speeds slower than 1/6 sec.)
Exposure Control
SensitivityEquivalent to ISO 100 (automatically raised to ISO 150 in low light)
Light Metering MethodEvaluative metering (linked to focusing point)
Exposure Control MethodProgram AE
Exposure Compensation+/-2EV (1/3 stops)
White Balance
White Balance ControlTTL auto white balance, pre-set white balance (available settings: daylight, cloudy, tungsten, fluorescent), Black & White
Flash
Built-in FlashBuilt-in (Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye Reduction, Slow-Synchro)
Flash RangeNormal: Wide angle - 76 cm-3.5m (2.5 in.-11.5 ft.), Telephoto - 76 cm-2m (2.5 in.-6.6 ft.)
Macro Mode: Wide angle - 26-76cm (10.2 in-2.5 ft.), Telephoto - 26-76cm (10.2 in.- 2.5 ft.)
Recycling TimeApprox. 10 sec.
Shooting Specifications
Shooting ModesAuto/Manual/Stitch assist/Movie
Continuous ShootingApprox. 2.5 images/sec. (at large/fine mode with the LCD monitor off)
Image Storage
Storage MediaCompactFlash (CF) Card Type I
File FormatDesign rule for Camera File system (DCF*1)
Print Order FormatDigital Print Order Format (DPOF) Version 1.1; EXIF Print Compliant (EXIF 2.2)
Image Recording FormatImages/Thumbnails: JPEG
Number of Recordable Images
Image data
Menu SelectionFile SizePixel Resolution8MB64MB128MB192MB
Large / Super Fine950K"L"
1600 x 1200
764128180
Large / Fine140K11100200285
Large / Normal300K24200400575
Medium / Super Fine450K"M"
1024 x 768
16135270385
Medium / Fine295K24205412585
Medium / Normal155K463797601100
Small / Super Fine210K"S"
640 x 480
35288575825
Small / Fine140K504158301225
Small / Normal80K8770714002100
Movie380 K/s320 x 24018sec.152sec.305sec.450sec
Interfaces
Computer InterfaceUniversal Serial Bus (USB)
Video OutVideo : NTSC or PAL selectableAudio : monauralCable type : L-type plug (3.5mm dia)
Power Supply 1. Battery Pack NB-1L rechargeable Lithium-ion battery (one)
2. Compact Power Adapter CA-PS500 (with DC Coupler DR-500)
3. AC Power Cord
Important safety information
Power Source1. Battery Pack NB-1L rechargeable Lithium-ion battery (one)
2. Compact Power Adapter CA-PS500 (with DC Coupler DR-500)
3. AC Power Cord
Important safety information
Physical Specifications
Operating Temperature32 - 104°F (0 - 40°C)
Operating Humidity10 - 90 %
Dimensions (W x H x D)3.7 x 2.5 x 1.2 in. (94.8 x 62.5 x 29.9mm ) (excluding lens protrusion)
WeightApprox. 8.5 oz. (240 g) (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 (QuickTime 4.1 is in the CD-ROM "DIGITAL CAMERA Solution Disk" included with the PowerShot S110 standard kit) (Please see our Mac OS X Compatibility Statement.)
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 (Please see our Windows XP Compatibility Statement.)
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)