Canon PowerShot SX 270 Compact Digital Camera

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A Full Array of Manual Exposure Function


Canon Powershot SX 270 Compact Digital Camera The SX270 HS Canon PowerShot travel-zoom camera replaces the previous SX260 HS version. The SX270 includes a 25-500mm 20x, optical zoom lens complete with with an on-board anti-shake system which features an improved Dynamic IS 5-axis stabilizer.

In addition, there’s a 12.1 MP back-side-illuminated CMOS image sensor, a 3" LCD monitor featuring 460k-dot resolution, a DIGIC 6 imaging processorg engine, full HD 1080p Movie Mode running at 60fps complete with stereo and a HDMI output, along with a Smart Auto function complete with Technology of Scene Detection plus an Easy mode just for newbys.

The PowerShot SX270 HS also presents a full array of manual exposure functions for photographers who are more experienced, There is Face Identification, 4fps fast burst shooting using full 12 MP resolution, an array of Creative Filters plus 120/240 frames per second Super Slow Motion Video. The PowerShot SX270 is under $260 and can be purchased in an International grey version. ✓


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Specifications
Body type Compact  
Sensor
Max resolution 4000 x 3000  
Other resolutions 4000 x 3000, 4000 x 2248, 4000 x 2664, 2992 x 2992, 2816 x 2112, 2816 x 1880, 2816 x 1584, 2112 x 2112, 1920 x 1080, 1600 x 1200, 1600 x 1064, 1200 x 1200, 640 x 480, 640 x 424, 640 x 360, 480 x 480  
Image ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9  
Effective pixels 12.1 megapixels  
Sensor size 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)  
Sensor type BSI-CMOS  
Processor Digic 6  
Image
ISO Auto 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400  
White balance presets 6  
Custom white balance Yes (1)  
Image stabilization Optical  
Uncompressed format No  
JPEG quality levels Superfine, Fine  
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 25–500 mm  
Optical zoom 20×  
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
 
Digital zoom Yes (4x)  
Manual focus Yes  
Macro focus range 5 cm (1.97)  
Lens mount None  
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed  
Screen size 3  
Screen dots 461,000  
Touch screen No  
Live view Yes  
Viewfinder type None  
Photography features
Maximum aperture F3.5 - F6.8  
Minimum shutter speed 15 sec  
Maximum shutter speed 1/3200 sec  
Aperture priority Yes  
Shutter priority Yes  
Manual exposure mode Yes  
Built-in flash Yes  
Flash range 3.5 m  
External flash Yes (optional HF-DC2)  
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync  
Continuous drive Yes (3.8 fps)  
Self-timer Yes (2 or 10 sec, Custom)  
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
 
Exposure compensation ±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)  
WB Bracketing No  
Videography features
Format
  • MPEG-4
  • H.264
 
Microphone Stereo  
Speaker Mono  
Resolutions 1920 x 1080 (60, 30 fps), 1280 x 720 (30 fps) 640 x 480 (30, 120 fps), 320 x 240 (240 fps)  
Storage
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC  
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)  
HDMI Yes (Mini)  
Remote control No  
Physical
Environmentally sealed No  
Battery Battery Pack  
Battery description Lithium-Ion NB-6L rechargeable battery & charger  
Battery Life (CIPA) 210  
Weight (inc. batteries) 233 g (0.51 lb / 8.22 oz)  
Dimensions 106 x 63 x 33 mm (4.17 x 2.48 x 1.3)  
Other features
Timelapse recording No  
GPS None


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