PowerShot SD300

PowerShot SD/ELPH Series
Item Code: 9694A001

Specifications

Main Unit Spec

Type of Camera
TypeCompact digital still camera with built-in flash, 3x optical zoom/ 3.6x digital zoom/11x combined zoom.
Image Capture Device
Type1/2.5 inch Charge-Coupled Device (CCD)
Total PixelsApprox. 4.2 Million
Effective PixelsApprox. 4.0 Million
Lens
Focal Length5.8(W)-17.4(T)mm, f/2.8-4.9 (35mm film equivalent: 35-105mm)
Digital Zoom3.0x
Focusing RangeNormal: 1.0 ft./30cm to Infinity, Macro: 1.2 in.-16 ft./3-50cm(W), 1.0-16 ft./30-50cm(T), Digital Macro: 1.2-3.9 in./3-10cm
Autofocus System9-point AiAF/1-point AF (Fixed to center) Intelligent Orientation Sensor, AF Lock, AF-assist Beam On/Off
Viewfinders
Optical ViewfinderReal-image optical zoom viewfinder
LCD Monitor2.0 inch low temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT color LCD
LCD PixelsApprox. 118,000 pixels
LCD Coverage100%
Aperture and Shutter
Maximum Aperturef/2.8(W), f/4.9(T)
Shutter Speed15-1/1500 sec.* * Manual setting is available from 15 to 1 sec. when in Long Shutter mode.
Exposure Control
SensitivityAuto*; ISO 50/100/200/400 equivalent *Camera automatically sets optimum speeds.
Light Metering MethodEvaluative, Center-weighted average or Spot* *Metering frame when spot is center fixed.
Exposure Control MethodProgram AE
Exposure Compensation+/-2.0 stops in 1/3-stop increments
AE LockAvailable
White Balance
White Balance ControlAuto, Pre-set (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H), or Custom
Flash
Built-in FlashAuto, Auto with Red-Eye Reduction, Flash on with Red-Eye Reduction, Flash On/Off, Slow-sync
Flash RangeNormal: 1.6-11.5 ft./50cm-3.5m(W); 1.6-6.6 ft./50cm-2.0m(T) Macro: 1.0-1.6 ft./30-50cm(W/T) (When ISO is set to AUTO)
Recycling TimeApprox. 10 sec. or less
Shooting Specifications
Shooting ModesAuto, Manual, Scene Modes (Digital Macro, Portrait, Night Snapshot, Kids & Pets, Indoor, Underwater), Stitch Assist, Movies
Photo EffectsOff, Vivid, Neutral, Low Sharpening, Sepia, Black & White
Self TimerOperates with approx. 2 sec. or 10 sec. count-down
Wireless ControlNot Available
Continuous ShootingApprox. 2.4 shots/sec. (Large/Fine Mode and LCD screen is Off)
Image Storage
Storage MediaSD Memory Card
File FormatDesign Rule for Camera File System Exif 2.2 (JPEG)
Print Order FormatDigital Print Order Format (DPOF) Version 1.1
Image Recording FormatStill Image: JPEG (Exif 2.2 compliant)
JPEG Compression ModeSuperFine, Fine or Normal
Number of Recording PixelsLarge: 2272 x 1704, Medium1: 1600 x 1200
Medium2: 1024 x 768, Small: 640 x 480 pixels
Movie: 640 x 480, 320 x 240 or 160 x 120
Number of Recordable Images
Image data

 

 

Small/
N

Small/
F

Small/
SF

Medium2/
N

Medium2/
F

Medium2/
SF

Medium1/
N

Medium1/
F

Medium1/
SF

File Size

84KB

150KB

249KB

170KB

320KB

570KB

278KB

558KB

1002KB

SDC-16MB

127

80

52

74

42

23

46

24

13

SDC-128MB

1118

711

460

652

372

211

411

217

121

SDC-512MB

4316

2746

1777

2517

1438

816

1590

838

471

 

Large/
N

Large/
F

Large/
SF

Movie/
Low

Movie/
Medium

Movie/
High

Movie/
compact

Movie/
Full Motion

File Size

556KB

1116KB

2002KB

330KB

660KB

1980KB

120KB

1320KB
SDC-16MB

24

12

6

40 sec.

20 sec.

6 sec.

98 sec.

10 sec.

SDC-128MB

217

109

61

355 sec.

181 sec.

64 sec.

869 sec.

92 sec.

SDC-512MB

838

425

237

1373 sec.

702 sec.

249 sec.

3357 sec.

359 sec.

Note: N=Normal F=Fine SF=SuperFine Storage capacity varies depending on the scene or the subjects. This data is estimated from Canon's standard shooting conditions. Figures for Movie Mode represent total capacity of SD Memory Card. Individual clips are limited to 3 minutes.
Playback Specifications
Playback Modes FileSingle, Index (9 thumbnail images)
Erasing Specifications
Erase ModesStill images: Single Image, All Images Movie: Part of Movie, All Movie
Interfaces
Computer InterfaceUSB (mini-B PTP), Audio/Video Output (NTSC or PAL selectable)
Video OutNTSC or PAL
OtherSD memory card slot. Direct connection to Canon CP Printers and BJ Photo Printers (no computer required), using camera's USB cable.
Power Supply 1. Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery (NB-4L)
2. AC Adapter Kit (ACK-DC10) sold separately NB-4L: LCD On - Approx. 140; LCD Off - Approx. 400 Approx. 180 min.
Power Source1. Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery (NB-4L)
2. AC Adapter Kit (ACK-DC10) sold separately
Shooting CapacityNB-4L: LCD On - Approx. 140; LCD Off - Approx. 400
Playback TimeApprox. 180 min.
Physical Specifications
Operating Temperature32-104° F/0-40° C
Operating Humidity10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D)3.39 x 2.09 x 0.82 in. / 86.0 x 53.0 x 20.7mm
WeightApprox. 4.59 oz./130g (camera body only)
21 languages provided (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, Greek, Polish, Czech, Hungarian and Turkish)