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PowerShot SD870 IS Silver

PowerShot SD/ELPH Series

PowerShot SD870 IS Kit Contents

PowerShot SD870 IS Kit Contents PowerShot SD870 IS Digital ELPH Body Lithium Battery Pack NB-5L Battery Charger CB-2LX SD Memory Card SDC-32M Wrist Strap WS-DC2 Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU AV Cable AVC-DC300

Specifications

Type of Camera

Type

Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 3.8x Optical/4x Digital/15x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer (IS) System

Image Capture Device

Type

8.0 Megapixel, 1/2.5 inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)

Total Pixels

Approx. 8.3 Megapixels

Effective Pixels

Approx. 8.0 Megapixels

Lens

Focal Length

4.6-17.3mm f/2.8-5.8 (35mm film equivalent: 28-105mm)

Digital Zoom

4x

Focusing Range

Normal: 1.5 ft./45cm-infinity
Macro: 1.2 in.-2.0 ft./3-60cm (WIDE), 1.0-2.0 ft./30-60cm (TELE)
Digital Macro: 1.2 in.-2.0 ft./3-60cm (W)

Autofocus System

TTL Autofocus

Viewfinders

Optical Viewfinder

None

LCD Monitor

3.0-inch low-temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT color LCD with wide viewing angle

LCD Pixels

Approx. 230,000 pixels

LCD Coverage

100%

Aperture and Shutter

Maximum Aperture

f/2.8 (W) - f/5.8 (T)

Shutter Speed

15-1/1600 sec.; Long Shutter operates with noise reduction when manually set at 1-15 sec.

Exposure Control

Sensitivity

Auto, High ISO Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600 equivalent(Standard Output Sensitivity. Recommended Exposure Index)

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

Program AE, Auto ISO Shift; AE Lock

Exposure Compensation

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

White Balance

White Balance Control

Auto, Preset (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H), Custom

Flash

Built-in Flash

Auto, Auto w/ Red-eye Reduction, Flash On, Flash On w/ Red-eye Reduction, Flash Off, FE lock, Slow Synchro

Flash Range

1.0-13.1 ft./30cm-4.0m (W), 1.0-6.6 ft./30cm-2.0m (T) (when sensitivity is set to ISO Auto)

Recycling Time

10 sec. or less (battery voltage=3.7V)

Flash Exposure Compensation

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

Shooting Specifications

Shooting Modes

Auto, Camera M, Special Scene (Portrait, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Fireworks, Aquarium, Underwater, Indoor, Kids & Pets, Night Snapshot), Color Accent, Color Swap, Digital Macro, Stitch Assist, Movie

Self Timer

Activates shutter after an approx. 2-sec./10-sec. delay, Custom

Wireless Control

Not available

Continuous Shooting

Approx. 1.3 fps (Large/Fine)

Image Storage

Storage Media

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

File Format

Design rule for camera file system, DPOF Version 1.1

JPEG Compression Mode

Still Image: Exif 2.2 (JPEG)
Movie: AVI (Image: Motion JPEG; Audio: WAVE [Monaural])

Number of Recording Pixels

Still Image: 3,264 x 2,448 (Large), 2,592 x 1.944 (Medium 1), 2,048 x 1,536 (Medium 2), 1,600 x 1,200 (Medium 3), 640 x 480 (Small), 3,264 x 1,832 (Widescreen)
Movie: 640 x 480 (30 fps/30 fps LP), 320 x 240 (30 fps) available up to 4GB or 60 minutes, 640 x 480 (2 hours at 0.5 fps/1 fps), 160 x 120 (3 min. at 15 fps)

Number of Recordable Images

Image data


Time of Recordable Movies

Movie data

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 File

Still Image: Single, Magnification (approx. 2x-10x), Jump, Auto Rotate, Rotate, Resume, My Colors, My Category, Histogram, Index (9 thumbnails), Sound Memos, Slide Show, Red-eye Correction, RAW playback, Resize, Image Inspection Tool. Movie: Normal Playback, Special Playback, Editing

Erasing Specifications

Erase Modes

Still Image: single image, select range, select by date, select by category, select by folder, all images
Movie: part of movie, all of movie

Interfaces

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 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. Battery Pack NB-5L
2. AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC30 Still Image: approx. 270 shots (NB-5L/LCD on with fully-charged batteries) Approx. 360 min. (NB-5L) * The above figures comply with CIPA testing standards and apply when a fully-charged battery is used.

Power Source

1. Battery Pack NB-5L
2. AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC30

Shooting Capacity

Still Image: approx. 270 shots (NB-5L/LCD on with fully-charged batteries)

Playback Time

Approx. 360 min. (NB-5L) * The above figures comply with CIPA testing standards and apply when a fully-charged battery is used.

Physical Specifications

Operating Temperature

32-104°F/0-40°C

Operating Humidity

10-90%

Dimensions (W x H x D)

3.65 x 2.32 x 1.02 in./92.6 x 58.8 x 25.9mm

Weight

Approx. 5.50 oz./155g (camera body only)

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