PowerShot TX1

Other PowerShot

Digital Camera
Item Code: 1265B001


Main Unit Spec

Type of Camera
TypeCompact digital still camera with built-in flash, 10x Optical/4x Digital/40x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer (IS) System
Image Capture Device
Type7.1 Megapixel, 1/2.5 inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)
Total PixelsApprox. 7.4 Megapixels
Effective PixelsApprox. 7.1 Megapixels
Focal Length6.5-65.0mm f/3.5-5.6 (35mm film equivalent: 39-390mm)
Digital Zoom4x
Focusing RangeNormal: 1.6 ft./50cm-infinity (WIDE), 3.3 ft./1.0m-infinity (TELE)
Macro: 3.9 in.-1.6 ft./10-50cm (WIDE)
Super Macro: 0-3.9 in./10cm (WIDE)
Autofocus SystemTTL Autofocus
Optical ViewfinderN/A
LCD Monitor1.8 inch low-temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT color LCD (vari-angle)
Brightness adjustment: 15 levels
LCD PixelsApprox. 115,000 pixels
LCD Coverage100%
Aperture and Shutter
Maximum Aperturef/3.5 (W) - f/5.6 (T)
Shutter Speed15-1/2500 sec.; Long Shutter operates with noise reduction when manually set at 1.3-15 sec.
Exposure Control
SensitivityAuto, High ISO Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600 equivalent(Standard Output Sensitivity. Recommended Exposure Index)
Light Metering MethodEvaluative*, Center-weighted average, Spot**
* Control to incorporate facial brightness in Face Detection
** Metering frame is fixed to the center
Exposure Control MethodProgram AE; AE Lock is available
Exposure Compensation+/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
White Balance
White Balance ControlAuto, Preset (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H), Custom
Built-in FlashAuto, Auto w/ Red-eye Reduction, Auto w/ Slow Synchro, Flash On, Flash On w/ Red-eye Reduction, Flash On w/ Slow Synchro, Flash Off
Flash RangeNormal: 1.6-6.6 ft./50cm - 2.0m (W), 3.3-3.9 ft./1.0-1.2m (T)
Macro: 1.1-1.6 ft./35-50cm (W) (when sensitivity is set to ISO Auto)
Recycling Time20 sec. or less (battery voltage=3.7V)
Flash Exposure CompensationN/A
Shooting Specifications
Shooting ModesAuto, Camera M, Special Scene (Portrait, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Aquarium, Indoor, Night Snapshot), Color Accent, Color Swap, Super Macro, Stitch Assist, Movie
Self TimerActivates shutter after an approx. 2-sec./10-sec. delay, Custom
Wireless ControlN/A
Continuous ShootingNormal: Approx. 2.2 fps
AF: Approx. 1.1 fps
Image Storage
Storage MediaSD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, MMC Plus Card
File FormatDesign rule for camera file system, DPOF Version 1.1
JPEG Compression ModeStill Image: Exif 2.2 (JPEG)
Movie: AVI (Image: Motion JPEG; Audio: WAVE (Stereo))
Number of Recording PixelsStill Image: 640 x 480 (Small), 1,600 x 1,200 (Medium 3), 2,048 x 1,536 (Medium 2), 2,592 x 1,944 (Medium 1), 3,072 x 2,304 (Large), 3,072 x 1,728 (Widescreen)
Movie: 1280 x 720/640 x 480 (30 fps/30 fps LP), 320 x 240 (60 fps/30 fps) available up to 4GB or 1 hour for each file size.
Number of Recordable Images
Image data
Small/N Small/F Small/SF Medium3/N Medium3/F Medium3/SF Medium2/N
File Size 84KB 150KB 249KB 278KB 558KB 1,002KB 445KB
32MB MMC Plus 278 177 114 102 53 30 66
SDC-128M 1,118 711 460 411 217 121 269
SDC-512MSH 4,317 2,747 1,777 1,590 839 471 1,041
Medium2/F Medium2/SF Medium1/N Medium1/F Medium1/SF Large/N Large/F
File Size 893KB 1,602KB 695KB 1,395KB 2,503KB 902KB 1,897KB
32MB MMC Plus 33 18 42 21 11 33 15
SDC-128M 136 76 173 87 49 134 64
SDC-512MSH 529 295 671 339 190 520 251
Large/SF Widescreen/N Widescreen/F Widescreen/SF
File Size 3,045KB 678KB 1,420KB 2,304KB
32MB MMC Plus 9 43 21 12
SDC-128M 40 177 86 53
SDC-512MSH 156 686 335 207
Time of Recordable Movies
Movie data
1280x720* 640x480 320x240
30 fps 30 fps LP 30 fps 30 fps LP 60 fps 30 fps
File Size 4,480KB/sec. 2,280KB/sec. 1,920KB/sec. 1,020KB/sec. 1,370KB/sec. 746KB
32MB MMC Plus 6 sec. 12 sec. 14 sec. 26 sec. 20 sec. 35 sec.
SDC-128M 26 sec. 50 sec. 58 sec. 1 min. 48 sec. 1 min. 21 sec. 2 min. 24 sec.
SDC-512MSH 1 min. 42 sec. 3 min. 17 sec. 3 min. 48 sec. 6 min. 59 sec. 5 min. 17 sec. 9 min. 19 sec.

*For shooting 1280x720 movies, a memory card with a nominal transfer speed of 20MB/sec. or faster is recommended.

Playback Specifications
Playback Modes FileStill Image: Single, Magnification (approx. 2x-10x), Jump, Auto Rotate, Rotate, Resume, My Category, Histogram, Index (9 thumbnails), Sound Memos, Sound Recorder, Slide Show, Red-eye Correction
Movie: Normal Playback, Special Playback, Editing, Auto Rotate, Resume
Erasing Specifications
Erase ModesStill Image: single image, by date, by category, by folder, all images
Movie: part of movie, all of movie
Computer InterfaceUSB 2.0 Hi-Speed (mini-B jack)
Audio OutStereo
OtherMemory card slot; direct connection to Canon CP and 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 Battery NB-4L
2. AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC10 Still Image: approx. 160 shots (NB-4L/LCD on)* Approx. 240 min. (NB-4L)*

* The above figures comply with CIPA testing standards and apply when a fully-charged battery is used.

Power Source1. Rechargeable Lithium Battery NB-4L
2. AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC10
Shooting CapacityStill Image: approx. 160 shots (NB-4L/LCD on)*
Playback TimeApprox. 240 min. (NB-4L)*

* The above figures comply with CIPA testing standards and apply when a fully-charged battery is used.

Physical Specifications
Operating Temperature32-104°F/0-40°C
Operating Humidity10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D)3.50 x 2.36 x 1.14 in. / 88.8 x 59.9 x 29.0mm
WeightApprox. 7.76 oz. / 220g (camera body only)
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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