PowerShot SD430

PowerShot SD/ELPH Series

Digital Camera
Item Code: 0311B001

Specifications

Main Unit Spec

Type of Camera
TypeCompact digital still camera with built-in flash, 3x Optical / 4x Digital / 12x Combined Zoom
Image Capture Device
Type5.0 Megapixel, 1/2.5 inch Charge Coupled Device (CCD)
Total PixelsApprox. 5.3 Megapixels
Effective PixelsApprox. 5.0 Megapixels
Lens
Focal Length5.8-17.4mm f/2.8-4.9 zoom lens (equivalent to 35-105mm in 35mm format)
Digital Zoom4x
Focusing RangeNormal AF: 1.0 ft./30cm-infinity
Macro AF: 1.2 in.-1.6 ft./3-50cm (WIDE), 1.0-1.6 ft./30-50cm (TELE)
Digital Macro: 1.2-3.9 in./3-10cm (WIDE)
Autofocus SystemTTL Autofocus
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.; Long shutter operates with noise reduction when manually set at 1.3-15 sec.
Exposure Control
SensitivityAuto, ISO 50/100/200/400 equivalent
Light Metering MethodEvaluative, Center-Weighted Average, Spot** Metering frame with Spot Mode is fixed to 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
Flash
Built-in FlashOperation Modes: Auto, On/Off, Red-Eye Reduction, Slow Synchro
Flash RangeNormal: 1.6-12 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 (battery voltage=3.7V)
Flash Exposure CompensationNot available
Shooting Specifications
Shooting ModesAuto, Manual, Portrait, Landscape, Night Snapshot, Special Scene (Foliage, Snow, Beach, Fireworks, Indoor, Kids & Pets), Digital Macro, My Colors, Stitch Assist, Movie
Photo EffectsVivid, Neutral, Low Sharpening, Sepia, Black & White
Self TimerActivates shutter after an approx. 2 sec./10 sec. delay, Custom
Wireless ControlIEEE 802.11b
Infrastracture Mode (computer via access point), Ad-Hoc Mode (printer via Wireless Print Adapter WA-1N or computer via wireless LAN card)
Continuous ShootingApprox. 2.1 fps
Image Storage
Storage MediaSD Memory Card, MultiMediaCard
File FormatDesign rule for camera file system, DPOF Version 1.1 (Digital Print Order Format)
Image Recording FormatStill Image: Exif 2.2 (JPEG)
Movie: AVI (Image: Motion JPEG; Audio: WAVE (Monaural))
JPEG Compression ModeNormal, Fine, SuperFine
Number of Recording PixelsStill Image: 640 x 480 (Small), 1,600 x 1,200 (Medium 2), 2,048 x 1,536 (Medium 1), 2,592 x 1,944 (Large)Movie: 640 x 480/320 x 240 (30 fps/15 fps available up to 1GB or 1 hour for each file size), 320 x 240 (1 min. at 60 fps), 160 x 120 (3 min. at 15 fps)
Number of Recordable Images
Image data

Small/N

Small/F

Small/SF

Medium2/N

Medium2/F

Medium2/SF

File Size

84KB

150KB

249KB

278KB

558KB

1,002KB

SDC-16M

127

80

52

46

24

13

SDC-128M

1,118

711

460

411

217

121

SDC-512MSH

4,317

2,747

1,777

1,590

839

471

Medium1/N

Medium1/F

Medium1/SF

Large/N

Large/F

Large/SF

File Size

445KB

893KB

1,602KB

695KB

1,395KB

2,503KB

SDC-16M

30

15

8

19

9

5

SDC-128M

269

136

76

173

87

49

SDC-512MSH

1,041

529

295

671

339

190

Time of Recordable Movies
Movie data

Movie/Low

Movie/Medium

Movie/High

Movie/Compact

Movie/Fast Frame Rate

File Size

330KB/sec.

660KB/sec.

1,980KB/sec.

120KB/sec.

1,320KB/sec.
SDC16M

40 sec.

20 sec.

6 sec.

99 sec.

10 sec.

SDC-128M

355 sec.

181 sec.

64 sec.

869 sec.

92 sec.

SDC-512MSH

1,373 sec.

702 sec.

249 sec.

3,357 sec.

359 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.

Playback Specifications
Playback Modes FileStill Image: Single, Magnification (approx. 2x-10x), Jump, Auto Rotate, Rotation, Histogram, Index (9 thumbnail images), Sound Memos, Slide Show
Movie: Normal Playback, Special Playback, Editing
Erasing Specifications
Erase ModesStill Image: Single image, All images
Movie: Part of movie, All of movie
Interfaces
Computer InterfaceUSB 2.0 Hi-Speed
Video OutNTSC/PAL
Audio OutMonaural
OtherMemory card slot. Direct connection via camera's USB cable or wireless connection with Wireless Print Adapter WA-1N to Canon CP and SELPHY Compact Photo Printers, PIXMA Photo Printers and PictBridge compatible printers.
Power Supply 1. Rechargeable Lithium Battery NB-4L
2. AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC10 Still Image: approx. 150 shots (NB-4L/LCD on),* approx. 500 shots (NB-4L/LCD off) *1 Approx. 180 min. (NB-4L)*
Power Source1. Rechargeable Lithium Battery NB-4L
2. AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC10
Shooting CapacityStill Image: approx. 150 shots (NB-4L/LCD on),* approx. 500 shots (NB-4L/LCD off) *1
Playback TimeApprox. 180 min. (NB-4L)*
Physical Specifications
Operating Temperature32-104°F/0-40°C
Operating Humidity10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D)3.90 (W) x 2.14 (H) x 0.85 (D) in./99.0 (W) x 54.4 (H) x 21.7 (D) mm
WeightApprox. 4.59 oz./130g (camera body only)
* CIPA standard
*1 Canon Standard Test Methods.
22 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)
All data are based on Canon's Standard Test Method. Subject to change without notice.
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