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PowerShot S20

PowerShot S Series

Specifications

Image Capture Device

Type

1/1.8 inch Charge-Coupled Device (CCD)

Total Pixels

Approx. 3.34 million

Effective Pixels

Approx. 3.24 million

Lens

Digital Zoom

6.5mm (Wide-angle)-13mm (Telephoto) (35 mm film equivalent: 32 - 64mm)

Focusing Range

Standard:66cm (2.2ft) - infinity; Macro: 12cm (0.4 ft) - 66cm (2.2 ft)

Autofocus System

TTL AF

Viewfinders

Optical Viewfinder

Real-image optical viewfinder Magnification: 0.35 (Wide-angle) - 0.70 (Telephoto) Coverage: (V) 80% (H) 80% (when object is 2m away)

LCD Monitor

1.8 inch low-temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT LCD

LCD Pixels

113,578 dots (521 x 218)

LCD Coverage

88.7%

Aperture and Shutter

Maximum Aperture

Maximum: F2.9-F8.0 (Wide-angle) Minimum: F4.0-F8.0 (Telephoto)

Shutter Speed

2-1/1,000 sec. (2 sec. for Slow Shutter or Night Scene mode)

Exposure Control

Sensitivity

Equivalent to ISO 100-400 (ISO 400 for gain up setting)

Light Metering Method

Center-weighted metering/spot metering

Exposure Control Method

Program AE

Exposure Compensation

+/- 2EV in 1/3-stop increments

White Balance

White Balance Control

TTL

Flash

Flash Range

0.17 (0.6 ft) - 3.3m (10.8 ft) (wide-angle) 0.17 (0.6 ft) - 2.3m (7.5 ft) (telephoto) (in total darkness)

Recycling Time

Approx. 10 sec. or shorter (battery voltage = 6.0V)

Shooting Specifications

Shooting Modes

Auto, manual, flash, self-timer, macro, continuous, (1.2 fps), Stitch Assist, Image (5 menu)

Continuous Shooting

1.2 images/sec. (large/Fine in using optical finder)

Image Storage

Storage Media

CompactFlash card (type I and II)

File Format

Design rule for Camera File System/CIFF (playback only)

Print Order Format

DPOF

JPEG Compression Mode

Normal, Fine, SuperFine

Number of Recording Pixels

Large: 2,048(H) x 1,536(V)Middle:1,024(H) x 768(V)Small: 640(H) x 480(V)

Number of Recordable Images

Image data

Playback Specifications

Playback Modes File

Playback Modes Single image, multiple images (9 thumbnails), slideshow

Erasing Specifications

Erase Modes

Single image, all images

Interfaces

Computer Interface

Serial (RS 232C)/USB

Video Out

NTSC

Other

CF Card Slot (Type I and Type II)

Power Supply

1. 2CR Lithium-manganese Battery (Non-rechargeable)
2. NB-5H Nickel-Metal Hybrid Battery (Rechargeable)
3. DR100A DC Coupler plus CA-PS100E Compact Power Adapter (Dedicated AC Adapter)

Power Source

1. 2CR Lithium-manganese Battery (Non-rechargeable)
2. NB-5H Nickel-Metal Hybrid Battery (Rechargeable)
3. DR100A DC Coupler plus CA-PS100E Compact Power Adapter (Dedicated AC Adapter)

Physical Specifications

Operating Temperature

32 - 104°F (0 - 40°C)

Operating Humidity

10% - 90%

Dimensions (W x H x D)

4.1 x 2.7 x 1.3 in / 105.4 x 69.4 x 33.8mm

Weight

4.1 x 2.7 x 1.3 in / 105.4 x 69.4 x 33.8mm

Computer System Requirements

Mac Requirements

Hardware Power Macintosh, PowerBook, iMac or iBook OS Mac OS 7.5, Quicktime 2.1 (Please see our Mac OS X Compatibility Statement.) CPU PowerPC RAM 20 MB or more of application memory Interface USB (Power Macintosh NEW G3/G4, PowerBook G3, iMac, iBook)- Limited to genuine Apple Computer brand models with built-in USB interface - iMac computers running Mac OS 8.1 require installation of the iMac Update 1.0 and iMac Firmware Update 1.0 RS 422 (Printer or modem port for PowerShot S10/S20 models only) Free Hard Disk Space Canon Utilities Image Browser: 20 MB or more Canon Utilities PhotoStitch: 30 MB or more Canon Digital Camera Plug-in Module: 15 MB or more Adobe PhotoDeluxe: 70 MB or more Display Minimum: 800 x 600 pixels, 256 colors Recommended: 1,024 x 768 pixels, Thousands of colors or more

PC Requirements

Hardware IBM PC/AT compatible OS Windows 95/98 (including the Second Edition) Windows NT 4.0 (Service Pack 3 or higher required) Windows 2000Windows ME(Please see our Windows XP Compatibility Statement.) CPU Pentium 133 MHz or better RAM 32 MB or more (Windows 95/98) 64 MB or more (Windows NT/2000/ME) Interface USB (Limited to pre-installed Windows 98, Windows 2000 or Windows ME Systems as well as Windows ME Systems upgraded from Windows 98) RS-232C (Serial/COM port for PowerShot S10/S20 only) Free Hard Disk Space Canon Utilities ZoomBrowser EX: 120 MB or more (including the PhotoRecord printing utility) Canon Utilities PhotoStitch: 40 MB or more Canon Digital Camera USB TWAIN Driver: 15 MB or more Canon Digital Camera RS-232C TWAIN Driver: 15 MB or more Adobe PhotoDeluxe Home Edition: 140 MB or more (works with the Windows 95/98/NT 4.0 operating systems) Display Minimum: 800 x 600 pixels, 256 colors Recommended: 1,024 x 768 pixels, High Color (16 bit) or more

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