PowerShot Pro70

PowerShot Pro Series

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Item Code: 3190A005


Main Unit Spec

Type of Camera
TypePowerShot Pro 70
Image Capture Device
Type1/2-inch Charge-Coupled Device (CCD)
Total PixelsApprox. 1.68 million
Effective PixelsApprox. 1.57 million
Focal Length6mm f/2.0 - 15mm f/2.4 (2.5x zoom) (equivalent to 28-70mm in 35mm format)
Focusing RangeAdvanced TTL System (Canon's TTL Phase Differential Detection)
Autofocus System9 groups, 13 elements (2 aspherical)
Optical ViewfinderReal-image Zoom Viewfinder
LCD Monitor2" TFT (low temperature polysilicon TFT with multi-angle display capability)
LCD Pixels113,578 (521 x 218)
Aperture and Shutter
Maximum Aperturef/2.0 (wide-angle), f/2.4 (telelphoto) - f/8.0 plus f/16
Shutter Speed1/2 - 1/500 sec. (large mode)1/2 - 1/8,000 sec. (small mode)
Exposure Control
SensitivityISO 100 - 400
Light Metering MethodTTL intelligent light metering
Exposure Control MethodAuto-exposure, aperture priority and exposure compensation
Exposure Compensation± 2 EV in 1/3 step increments
White Balance
White Balance ControlTTL auto
Terminals for External FlashThrough accessory shoe
Flash Exposure Compensation220EX: 3.3 - 36 ft. at all focal lengths380EX: 3.3 - 38 ft. at 28mm, 3.3 - 54 ft. at 70mm
Shooting Specifications
Shooting ModesAuto, Creative zone (Manual / Shutter speed-priority / Aperture-priority / Program), Image zone (Pan-focus / Portrait / Landscape / Night Scene / Black & White / Stitch Assist / Movie)
Photo EffectsFine, Normal, CCD raw
Continuous Shooting4 frames per second up to 20 frames (small mode only)
Image Storage
Storage MediaTwo CompactFlashTM card slots including one CF Type II (8MB card included)
File FormatCIFF (Camera Image File format)
Image Recording FormatJFIF (JPEG File Interchange Format), CRW (Canon proprietary raw data format)
Number of Recording PixelsLarge: 20 images (fine); 40 images (normal)Small: 50 images (fine); 96 images (normal)CCD RAW: 3 images
Computer InterfaceSerial RS 232C
Video OutVideo-out (NTSC)
OtherCF (2 slots)
Power Supply 1. NiMH rechargeable and AC adapter (included)2. 2CR5 Lithium battery (optional)
Power Source1. NiMH rechargeable and AC adapter (included)2. 2CR5 Lithium battery (optional)
Physical Specifications
Operating Temperature0 - 40°C (32 - 104°F)
Operating Humidity10 - 90%
Dimensions (W x H x D)5.7" (W) x 3.3" (H) x 5.2" (D)
Weight1.5 lbs. (24.4 oz) excluding battery
Computer System Requirements
Mac RequirementsAdobe Photoshop LEPhotoStitchTimeTunnelAdobe PhotoShop Plug-In
PC RequirementsWindows® 98, Windows 95, Windows NT 4.0 and Mac OS 7.5.3, Quicktime 2.1
* Warranty program is subject to certain restrictions and limitations. See warranty card for full details.
All data are based on Canon's standard test method. Subject to change without notice.