Sensitivity Auto*, ISO 125/200/400/800/1600/3200
* Camera automatically sets the optimal ISO speed according to shooting mode.
Light Metering Method Evaluative*, Center-weighted average, Spot** * Facial brightness is evaluated in Face AiAF.
** Fixed to center.
Exposure Control Method 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, Auto Red-eye Correction, Flash On, Flash Off; FE lock, Slow Synchro, Smart Flash
Flash Range 30 cm - 6.0 m (W), 50 cm - 2.0 m (T) (12 in. - 20 ft. (W), 1.6 - 6.6 ft. (T))
Image brightness may diminish depending on the shooting distance.
Recycling Time 10 sec. or less (battery voltage: 3.7 V)
Flash Exposure Compensation N/A
Shooting Modes Auto*, Av, Tv, P, Portrait, Night Snapshot, Kids & Pets, Indoor, Smart Shutter**, High-Speed Burst, Low Light, Color Accent, Color Swap, Fisheye Effect, Miniature Effect, Beach, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, Stitch Assist, Movie
* Automatically detects shooting scene
** Smile, Wink Self-Timer, Face Self-Timer
Photo Effects My Colors Off/Vivid/Neutral/Sepia/Black & White/Positive Film/Lighter Skin/Darker Skin/Vivid Blue/Vivid Green/Vivid Red/Custom Color*
* Adjustment of contrast, sharpness, saturation, red, green, blue and skin tone are available.
Self Timer Approx. 10-sec. delay/approx. 2-sec. delay/custom*
* Shooting 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.
* Depending on the shooting conditions, the camera settings and the zoom position, the shooting speed may slow down. As the number of images increases, the shooting speed may slow down.
** Depending on the shooting conditions, camera settings and the zoom position, the shooting speed may slow down. As the number of images increases, the shooting interval may take longer.
Storage Media SD memory card, SDHC memory card, SDXC memory card, MultiMediaCard, MMCplus card, HC MMCplus card, Eye-Fi 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: Motion JPEG; Audio: Linear PCM (Stereo))
Number of Recording Pixels Large: 3648 x 2736, Medium 1: 2816 x 2112
Medium 2: 2272 x 1704, Medium 3: 1600 x 1200
Small: 640 x 480, Widescreen: 3648 x 2048
Low Light and High-speed Burst 1824 x 1368
Number of Recordable Images
Medium 1 (M1)
Medium 2 (M2)
Medium 3 (M3)
File Size (KB)
Medium (M) in Low Light & High-Speed Burst
File Size (KB)
Time of Recordable Movies
Super Slow Motion
HD: 1,280 x 720
640 x 480
320 x 240
320 x 240
Movie size (KB/sec.)
20 min. 43 sec.
43 min. 43 sec.
1 hr. 58 min. 19 sec.
25 min. 46 sec.
1 hr. 24 min. 54 sec.
2 hr. 59 min. 3 sec.
8 hr. 4 min. 30 sec.
1 hr. 45 min. 35 sec.
*Actual frame rate is 29.97 fps
**Actual frame rate is 239.76 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 - Auto Rotate (Automatic vertical/horizontal detection), Resume Playback, Image Advance (Operation Tools, Transition effects, Scroll Display), Rotate, Favorites, My Category, Jump, Smart Shuffle, Filtered Playback, Slide Show (Playback Interval, Repeat, Effect, Playlist)
- Still Images: Single, Index, Magnification, Information Display, Red-eye Correction, i-Contrast, Trimming, Resize, My Colors, Focus Check, Histogram, Overexposure Warning
- Movies: Normal Playback*, Slow Motion**, Special Playback, Editing, Resume
* Auto settings available in 5 levels
** 5 levels (including normal playback), sound not available.
Erase Modes Select image, select range, 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).
- Using the Movie editing function, sections of the movie (1 sec. increments) can be deleted.
Computer Interface USB 2.0 Hi-Speed USB (dedicated female connector with unified type of digital, audio and video*)
Video Out NTSC/PAL (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video)
Audio Out Stereo (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video)
Other 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
Battery Pack NB-6L, AC Adapter ACK-DC40
Approx. 250 shots
Approx. 7 hours.
Power Source Battery Pack NB-6L, AC Adapter ACK-DC40
Shooting Capacity Approx. 250 shots
Playback Time Approx. 7 hours.
Operating Temperature 32-104°F/0-40°C
Operating Humidity 10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D) 3.94 x 2.13 x 0.93 in./100.0 x 54.1 x 23.6 mm
Weight Approx. 6.17 oz./175g (camera, including batteries and memory card)
26 display languages provided (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Russian, Portuguese, Greek, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish,
Traditional Chinese, Korean, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Ukrainian, Farsi and Japanese)
All data are based on Canon's Standard Test Method. Subject to change without notice.
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