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PowerShot G6

PowerShot G6 PowerShot G6 Body Lens Cap Battery Charger CG-580 Neck Strap NS-DC3 CompactFlash Card FC-32M Wireless Controller WL-DC100 Battery Pack BP-511A Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM ArcSoft Camera Suite CD-ROM Interface Cable IFC-400PCU AV Cable AVC-DC300

Specifications

Type of Camera

Type

Compact digital still camera with built-in flash and 4.0x Optical/4.1x Digital/16x Combined Zoom

Image Capture Device

Type

1/1.8 inch type Charge-Coupled Device (CCD)

Total Pixels

Approx. 7.4 Million

Effective Pixels

Approx. 7.1 Million

Lens

Focal Length

7.2-28.8mm, f/2.0-3.0 zoom Lens (35mm film equivalent: 35 - 140mm)

Digital Zoom

4.1x

Focusing Range

Normal AF: 50cm/20 in. Infinity Macro AF: 5-50cm/2.0-20 in. (WIDE), 15-50cm/6-20 in. (TELE)-Super Macro: 5cm/2 in. (WIDE)

Autofocus System

9-point AiAF (Automatic Focus Point Selection)/1-point AF (Fixed to center)

Viewfinders

Optical Viewfinder

Real-image optical zoom viewfinder

LCD Monitor

2.0 inch low-temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT color LCD (with vari-angle function)

LCD Pixels

Approx. 118,000 pixels

LCD Coverage

100%

Aperture and Shutter

Maximum Aperture

f/2.0-8.0 (W), f/3.0-8.0 (T)

Shutter Speed

1-1/2000 sec. Slow shutter of 1.3 sec. and more operates with noise reduction

Exposure Control

Sensitivity

AUTO*, ISO 50/100/200/400 equivalent *Camera automatically sets the optimum speed.

Light Metering Method

Evaluative/Center-weighted average/Spot* *Metering frame with Spot mode is center fixed.

Exposure Control Method

Program AE, Shutter-priority AE, Aperture-Priority AE or Manual

Exposure Compensation

+/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments

AE Lock

Available

ND Filter

Built-in

White Balance

White Balance Control

Auto, Pre-set (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H or Flash), or Custom White Balance (2 positions)

Flash

Built-in Flash

Operation Modes: Auto On/Off, Red-Eye Reduction On/Off

Flash Range

WIDE: 70cm-5.0m/2.3-16 ft. TELE: 70cm-4.0m/2.3-13.1 ft.(Sensitivity setting: ISO 100 equivalent)

Recycling Time

Approx. 10 sec. or less

Terminals for External Flash

Sync-terminals at accessory shoe

Flash Exposure Compensation

+/- 2.0 EV in 1/3 stop increments

Shooting Specifications

Shooting Modes

Auto, Creative Zone (P, Av, Tv, M), Image Zone (Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene, Stitch Assist, Movie), Custom 1, Custom 2

Photo Effects

Vivid, Neutral, Low Sharpening, Sepia and Black & White

Self Timer

Operates with approx. 2 sec. or approx 10 sec. count-down.

Wireless Control

Available (playback is available too)

Continuous Shooting

High Speed approx. 2.0 fps, Normal Speed approx. 1.2 fps

Image Storage

Storage Media

Compact Flash (CF) Card Type I or Type II

Print Order Format

Design rule for camera file system, Digital Print Order Format (DPOF) Version 1.1

Image Recording Format

Exif 2.2 (JPEG)

JPEG Compression Mode

SuperFine, Fine, Normal

Number of Recording Pixels

Still Image: 3,072x2,304 (RAW/Large), 2,592x1,944 (Medium 1), 2,048x1,536 (Medium 2), 1,600x1,200 (Medium 3), 640x480 (Small)

Number of Recordable Images

Image data

These figures reflect standard shooting conditions established by Canon.
Actual totals and file sizes may vary according to the subject, shooting conditions and shooting mode. 

Time of Recordable Movies

Movie data

Above-written figures are measured under Canon's standard conditions and may vary depending on the scene, subjects or camera settings. Total length of movie files recordable on specific CF cards; Individual 640 x 480 movie clips are limited to 30 seconds maximum per clip; individual 320 x 240 and 160 x 120 movie clips are limited to 3 minutes maximum per clip.

Playback Specifications

Playback Modes File

Single, Index (9 thumbnails), Magnification (Approx. 2.0x to 10x), Slide Show or Movie Magnified, Auto rotate, Rotation, Histogram, Sound memos (up to 60 sec.), Auto Play

Erasing Specifications

Erase Modes

Still Images: Single Image, All Images Movie: Part of Movie, All Movie

Interfaces

Computer Interface

Universal Serial Bus (USB) mini-B

Video Out

NTSC or PAL

Audio Out

Monaural

Other

CF card slot (accepts Type I & Type II cards). Direct connection to Canon CP Printers and select BJ Photo Printers (no computer required)

Power Supply

1. Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery (type: BP-511A, BP-511, BP-512 or BP-514)
2. AC adapter (type: CA-560)
3. Car battery adapter (type: CR-560)
4. Coin-type secondary Lithium battery (CR-2025) BP-511A: LCD On - Approx. 300; LCD Off - Approx. 900 Approx. 400 minutes (Under Canon's standard conditions with fully charged battery) Canon's standard conditions of measuring shooting capacity are as follows: Normal temperature (23° C). LCD viewfinder is ON. Shoot images at wide angle end and at telephoto end alternately with 20 second intervals. Use flash every 4th shot. Turn camera off and on every 8th shot. Canon's standard conditions of measuring playback time are as follows: Normal temperature (23° C). Repeat playback automatically at a speed of 1 image per 5 seconds.

Power Source

1. Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery (type: BP-511A, BP-511, BP-512 or BP-514)
2. AC adapter (type: CA-560)
3. Car battery adapter (type: CR-560)
4. Coin-type secondary Lithium battery (CR-2025)

Shooting Capacity

BP-511A: LCD On - Approx. 300; LCD Off - Approx. 900

Playback Time

Approx. 400 minutes (Under Canon's standard conditions with fully charged battery) Canon's standard conditions of measuring shooting capacity are as follows: Normal temperature (23° C). LCD viewfinder is ON. Shoot images at wide angle end and at telephoto end alternately with 20 second intervals. Use flash every 4th shot. Turn camera off and on every 8th shot. Canon's standard conditions of measuring playback time are as follows: Normal temperature (23° C). Repeat playback automatically at a speed of 1 image per 5 seconds.

Physical Specifications

Operating Temperature

32-104° F/0-40° C

Operating Humidity

10-90%

Dimensions (W x H x D)

4.1 x 2.9 x 2.9 in./104.9 x 72.8 x 73.1mm (Excluding protrusions)

Weight

Approx. 13.4 oz./380g (camera body only)

14 languages provided (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Japanese, Russian and Portuguese)

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