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PowerShot A1200

PowerShot A1200 PowerShot A1200 Body 2 AA batteries Wrist Strap WS-800 USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM

Specifications

Type


Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 4x Optical & 4x Digital & 16x Combined Zoom

Type


12.1 Megapixel, 1/2.3-inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)

Total Pixels


Approx. 12.7 Megapixels

Effective Pixels


Approx. 12.1 Megapixels

Focal Length


5.0 (W) - 20.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 28-112mm)

Digital Zoom


4x

Focusing Range


1.2 in. (3cm) - infinity (W); 2.6 ft. (80cm) - infinity (T)
Macro: 1.2 in-1.6 ft. (3-50cm (W)

Autofocus System


TTL Autofocus

Optical Viewfinder


Available

LCD Monitor


2.7-inch TFT color wide viewing angle LCD

LCD Pixels


Approx. 230,000 dots

LCD Coverage


Approx. 100%

Maximum Aperture


f/2.8 (W) - f/5.9 (T)

Shutter Speed


1 - 1/1600 sec.
15 - 1/1600 sec. (Total shutter speed range)

Sensitivity


Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600

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


AE Lock

Exposure Compensation


+/-2 stops in 1/30-stops increments

White Balance Control


Auto*, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom

(*Facial color is evaluated in Face AiAF).

Built-in Flash


Auto, On, Off, FE lock, Slow Synchro

Flash Range


12 in.-13 ft. (W), 1.6-6.6 ft. (T)/(30cm-4.0m (W), 50cm-2.0m (T))

Recycling Time


12 sec. or less (battery voltage=3.0V)

Flash Exposure Compensation


N/A

Shooting Modes


P, Live View Control, Auto, Easy, SCN1, Creative Filters2, Discreet, Movie3
1Blur Reduction, Portrait, Landscape, Kids & Pets, Smart Shutter4 Low Light, Beach, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter
2Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect
3Standard, Miniature Effect
4Smile, Wink Self-timer, Face Self-timer

Photo Effects


My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Custom*

* Adjustment of contrast, sharpness and saturation available.

Self Timer


Approx. 10-sec delay/approx. 2-sec. delay/custom*
*
Shooting start time (0-15 sec (in one-second increments), 20/25/30 sec.) and number of shots (1-10 (in one-second increments)) can be specified.

Wireless Control


N/A

Storage Media


SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, MMC Plus Card, HC MMC Plus Card

File Format


Design rule for camera file system, DPOF Version 1.1 complaint

JPEG Compression Mode


Still Image: Exif 2.3 (JPEG)
Movie: MOV (Image data: H.264; Audio data: Linear PCM (monaural))

Number of Recording Pixels


4000 x 3000 (Large), 2816 x 2112 (Medium 1), 1600 x 1200 (Medium 2), 640 x 480 (Small), 4000 x 2248 (Widescreen)

Image data



* When in Blur Reduction or Low Light.

Movie data



** Actual frame rate is 23.976 fps.
*** Actual frame rate is 29.97 fps.

Playback Modes File


- Easy, Auto Rotate (Automatic vertical/horizontal detection), Resume Playback, Image Advance (Operation Tools, Transition effects, Scroll Display), Rotate, Jump, Slide Show (Playback Interval, Repeat, Effect, Playlist)
- Still Images: Single, Index, Magnification, Resize, i-Contrast, Focus Check, Histogram, Overexposure Warning, Red-Eye Correction
- Movies: Normal Playback*, slow motion**, pause, first frame, last frame, next frame, previous frame, fast forward, fast rewind
* Audio settings available in 5 levels.
** 5 levels (including normal playback), sound not available.

Erase Modes


Still Image: single image, all images
Video: any video file

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 Inkjet Photo Printers and PictBridge-compatible printers via camera's USB 2.0 Hi-Speed cable

Power Source


1. 2 AA batteries (Alkaline NiMH batteries NB-3AH x2)
2. Compact Power Adapter CA-PS800 (Used together with the DC Coupler DR-DC10)

Shooting Capacity


Approx. 200 shots

Playback Time


Alkaline batteries: Approx. 8 hours
AA NiMH batteries: Approx. 11 hours

Operating Temperature


32-104°F/0-40°C

Operating Humidity


10-90%

Dimensions (W x H x D)


3.84 x 2.46 x 1.21 in. / 97.5 x 62.5 x 30.7mm

Weight


Approx. 6.53 oz./185 g (including the battery and memory card)
Approx. 4.83 oz. / 137g (camera body only)Note: 27 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, Farsi and Hindi).

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

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