Light Metering Method Evaluative*, Center-Weighted average, Spot** * Control to incorporate facial brightness in Face Detection AF ** Metering frame is fixed to the center
Exposure Control Method Program AE; i-Contrast; AE Lock
Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
White Balance Control Auto*, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom *Facial color is evaluated in Face AiAF.
Built-in Flash Auto, Red-eye Reduction, Red-eye Correction, Flash On, Flash Off; FE lock, Slow Synchro
Flash Range 30 cm - 4.0 m (W), 50 cm - 2.0 m (T) (12 in. - 13 ft (W) 1.6 - 6.6 (T))
Image brightness may diminish depending on the shooting distance
Recycling Time 10 sec. or less (battery voltage=3.7V)
Flash Exposure Compensation N/A
Shooting Modes Auto*, P, Portrait, Night Snapshot, Kids & Pets, Indoor, Smart Shutter **, Low Light, Color Accent, Color Swap, Fisheye Effect, Miniature Effect, Beach, Underwater, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter, Stitch Assist, Movie
*Automatically detects shooting scene
**Smile, Wink Self-timer, Face Detection Self-timer
Photo Effects My Colors Off, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Custom* *Adjustment of contrast, sharpness, saturation, red, green, blue and skin tone are available.
Self Timer Activates shutter after an approx. 10 sec. delay/approx. 2-sec. delay/custom* *Shoot start time (0-10 sec. (in one-second increments), 15/20/30 sec.) and number of shots (1-10 shots (in one-shot increments)) can be specified.
Storage Media SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, MMC Plus Card, HC MMC Plus Card
File Format Design rule for camera file system, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant
Image Recording Format Normal, Fine
JPEG Compression Mode Still Image: Exif 2.2 (JPEG) Movie: MOV (Image: H.264; Audio: Linear PCM (Monaural))
Number of Recording Pixels Still Image: 4320 x 3240 (Large), 3456 x 2592 (Medium 1), 2592 x 1944 (Medium 2), 1600 x 1200 (Medium 3/Date Stamp), 640 x 480 (Small), 4320 x 2432 (Widescreen), 2144 x 1608 (Low Light)
Movie: HD 1280 x 720 (30 fps available up to 10 min or 4GB per clip), 640 x 480 (30 fps) or 320 x 240 (30 fps) or 320 x 240 (30 fps) available up to 60 min. or 4GB per clip
Number of Recordable Images
Medium 1 (M1)
Medium 2 (M2)
Medium 3 (M3)
File Size (KB)
File Size (KB)
Time of Recordable Movies
HD: 1,280 x 720
640 x 480
320 x 240
Movie size (KB/sec.)
21 min. 23 sec.
46 min. 46 sec.
2 hr. 23 min. 41 sec.
1 hr. 27 min. 37 sec.
3 hr. 11 min. 32 sec.
9 hr. 48 min. 19 sec.
*Actual frame rate is 29.97 fps
Note: N=Normal F=Fine Storage Capacity varies depending on camera settings. This data is estimated from Canon's standard shooting conditions. Figures for Movie Mode represent total capacity of the particular media.
Playback Modes File - Easy, Auto Rotate (Automatic vertical/horizontal detection), Resume Playback, Image Advance (Operation Tools, Transition effects, Scroll Display), Rotate, Favorites, My Category, Smart Shuffle, Filtered Playback, Slide Show (Playback Interval, Repeat, Effect, Playlist) - Still Image: Single, Magnification (approx. 2x-10x), Auto Rotate, Rotate, Resume, My Colors, My Category, By Date, By Folder, By File Type, Transition Effects, Histogram, Overexposure Warning, Index (100 thumbnails), Slide Show, Red-eye Correction, Trimming, Resize, i-Contrast - Movie: Normal playback*, slow motion**, pause, first frame, last frame, next frame previous frame, fast forward, fast rewind
Display playback position and shooting time.
*Audio settings available in 5 levels. ** 5 levels (including normal playback), sound not available.
Erase Modes - Select image, all images (all filtered images)
The image data in the memory card stored with the Design rule for Camera File systems format can be erased (however, protected images cannot be erased)
- Movies can be erased one at a time: select image, select range, select all images (all filtered images)
Prevents still images and movies protected on camera (specify during playback from being deleted).
Computer Interface Hi-Speed USB (Dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video* * mini-B compatible.
Video Out NTSC/PAL
Audio Out Monaural
Other Mini-HDMI cable: connection to high definition monitor; SD 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 1. Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-4L 2. AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC10 (optional)
Shooting Capacity Still Image: approx. 230 shots*
Playback Time Approx. 6 hours*. *LCD screen on. The above figures comply with CIPA testing standards and apply when fully-charged batteries are used.
Operating Temperature 32-104°F/0-40°C
Operating Humidity 10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D) 3.63 x 2.21 x 0.70 in. (92.2 x 56.1 x 17.8mm)
Weight Approx. 4.69 oz./133g (includes batteries and memory card)
All data are based on Canon's Standard Test Method. Subject to change without notice.
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