PowerShot SD890 IS

PowerShot SD/ELPH Series
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Digital Camera
Item Code: 2566B001

Specifications

Type
Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 5x Optical/4x Digital/20x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer System

Back to TopImage Capture Device

Type
10.0 Megapixel, 1/2.3 inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)

Total Pixels
Approx. 10.3 Megapixels

Effective Pixels
Approx. 10.0 Megapixels

Back to TopLens

Focal Length
6.6-33.0mm f/3.2-5.7 (35mm film equivalent: 37-185mm)

Digital Zoom
4x

Focusing Range
Normal: 1.6 ft./50cm-infinity
Macro: 0.79 in.-1.6 ft./2-50cm (W)
Digital Macro: 0.79-3.9 in./2-10cm (W)

Autofocus System
TTL Autofocus

Back to TopViewfinders

Optical Viewfinder
Real image optical zoom viewfinder

LCD Monitor
2.5-inch TFT color LCD with wide viewing angle (PureColor LCD II)

LCD Pixels
Approx. 230,000 dots

LCD Coverage
100%

Back to TopAperture and Shutter

Maximum Aperture
f/3.2 (W) - f/5.7 (T)

Shutter Speed
1/60-1/1600 sec., 15-1/1500 sec.; Long Shutter operates with noise reduction when manually set at 1.3-15 sec.

Back to TopExposure Control

Sensitivity
Auto, High ISO Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600 equivalent (Standard output sensitivity. Recommended exposure index)

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; AE Lock

Exposure Compensation
+/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments

Back to TopWhite Balance

White Balance Control
Auto,* Preset (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H), Custom
* Control to incorporate facial brightness in Face Detection AF

Back to TopFlash

Built-in Flash
Auto, Red-eye Reduction, Auto Red-eye Correction, Flash On, Flash Off; FE lock, Slow Synchro

Flash Range
12 in.-11 ft./30cm-3.5m (W), 12 in.-6.6 ft./30cm-2.0m (T) (when sensitivity is set to ISO Auto)

Recycling Time
10-sec. or less (battery voltage=3.7V)

Flash Exposure Compensation
N/A

Back to TopShooting Specifications

Shooting Modes
Auto, Camera M, Special Scene (Portrait, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Fireworks, Aquarium, ISO 3200, Indoor, Kids & Pets, Night Snapshot), Color Accent, Color Swap, Digital Macro, Stitch Assist, Movie

Self Timer
Activates shutter after an approx. 2-sec./10-sec. delay, Custom

Wireless Control
Not available

Continuous Shooting
Approx. 1.2 fps

Back to TopImage Storage

Storage Media
SD/SDHC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, MMC Plus Card, HC MMC Plus Card

File Format
Design rule for camera file system, DPOF Version 1.1

JPEG Compression Mode
Still Image: Exif 2.2 (JPEG)
Movie: AVI (Image: Motion JPEG; Audio: WAVE (Monaural))

Number of Recording Pixels
Still Image: 3,648 x 2,736 (Large), 2,816 x 2,112 (Medium 1), 2,272 x 1,704 (Medium 2), 1,600 x 1,200 (Medium 3/Date Stamp), 640 x 480 (Small), 3,648 x 2,048 (Widescreen)
Movie: 640 x 480 (30 fps/30 fps LP), 320 x 240 (30 fps) available up to 4GB or 60 minutes, 640 x 480 (up to 2 hours at 0.5 fps/1 fps), 160 x 120 (up to 3 min. at 15 fps)

Back to TopNumber of Recordable Images

Image data

  Large (L)Medium 1 (M1)Medium 2 (M2)
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File Size (KB)4,3322,5651,2262,7201,6207802,0021,116556
32MB61123101737142652
SDC-128M284799457515661109217
SDC-512MSH110186386176292603237425839

  Medium 3 (M3)Small (S)Widescreen (W)
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File Size (KB)1,002558278249150843,2431,920918
32MB29529911117127081531
SDC-128M1212174114607111,1183764132
SDC-512MSH4718391,5901,7772,7474,317147249511

Back to TopTime of Recordable Movies

Movie data

  Standard, Color Accent, Color SwapCompactTime Lapse
640 x 480320 x 240160 x 120640 x 480
30 fps30 fps LP30 fps15 fps1 fps0.5 fps
Movie size (KB/sec.)1,9631,0037031316432
32MB14 sec.27 sec.38 sec.3 min. 09 sec.7 min. 30 sec.15 min. 00 sec.
SDC-128M1 min. 01 sec.1 min. 56 sec.2 min. 42 sec.13 min. 02 sec.31 min. 45 sec.1 hr. 3 min. 30 sec.
SDC-512MSH3 min. 57 sec.7 min. 30 sec.10 min. 29 sec.50 min. 21 sec. 2 hr. 3 min. 30 sec. 4 hr. 7 min. 00 sec.
Note: N=Normal F=Fine SF=SuperFine
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.

Back to TopPlayback Specifications

Playback Modes File
Still Image: Single, Magnification (approx. 2x-10x), Jump, Auto Rotate, Rotate, Resume, My Colors, My Category, Transition Effects, Histogram, Overexposure Warning, Index (9 thumbnails), Sound Memos, Slide Show, Red-eye Correction, RAW, Trimming, Resize, Image Inspection Tool
Movie: Normal Playback, Special Playback, Editing, Auto Rotate, Resume

Back to TopErasing Specifications

Erase Modes
Still Image: single image, select range, select by date, select by category, select by folder, all images
Movie: part of movie, all of movie

Back to TopInterfaces

Computer Interface
USB 2.0 Hi-Speed (mini-B jack)

Video Out
NTSC/PAL

Audio Out
Monaural

Other
Memory card slot; direct connection to Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers, PIXMA Photo Printers and PictBridge-compatible printers via camera's USB 2.0 Hi-Speed cable

Power Supply
1. Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-5L
2. AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC30 (optional) Still Image: approx. 320 shots*/800 shots (LCD off) Approx. 420 min.
* LCD screen on. The above figures comply with CIPA testing standards and apply when fully-charged batteries are used.

Power Source
1. Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-5L
2. AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC30 (optional)

Shooting Capacity
Still Image: approx. 320 shots*/800 shots (LCD off)

Playback Time
Approx. 420 min.
* LCD screen on. The above figures comply with CIPA testing standards and apply when fully-charged batteries are used.

Back to TopPhysical Specifications

Operating Temperature
32-104°F/0-40°C

Operating Humidity
10-90%

Dimensions (W x H x D)
3.76 x 2.26 x 1.08 in./95.4 x 57.3 x 27.4mm

Weight
Approx. 5.47 oz./155g (camera body only)

Note: 25 display languages provided (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, Greek, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Ukrainian)

All data are based on Canon's Standard Test Method. Subject to change without notice.

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