Canon PowerShot SX400 IS Digital Camera

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Canon Powershot SX400 The PowerShot SX400 IS Digital Camera from Canon is a compact simple to use camera highlighting a 16-megapixel 1/2.3" CCD picture sensor and a 30x optical zoom f/3.4-5.8 focal point proportionate to 24-720mm in 35mm configuration. The SX400 works with the DIGIC 4+ picture processor to give a responsive camera quality pictures. Additionally, the focal point has an Intelligent IS framework with eight distinct modes improved for various shooting circumstances.

The SX400 additionally has a film mode for catching top quality video at 1280 x 720p plus it has a 3.0" 260k-spot LCD screen for composition and picture review. The camera additionally highlights the Smart AUTO shooting mode that will consequently choose the best settings for the scene in view of an assortment of various predefined settings. Moreover, the camera has an inherent glimmer and can shoot ceaselessly at up to 3.2 fps.

16MP CCD Sensor and DIGIC 4+ Processor The camera joins a 16-megapixel 1/2.3" CCD picture sensor with the force of the DIGIC 4+ picture processor to make sharp pictures with fantastic shading. The 4+ offers preparing execution of roughly 60% when contrasted with the DIGIC 4 processor. This likewise permits it to use a High Speed AF framework because of the utilization of enhanced calculations and the capacity to prepare various arrangements at the same time.

30x Optical Zoom Lens With a 35mm equivalent central length of 24-720mm, the 30x optical zoom f/3.4-5.8 focal point highlighted on the SX400 permits you to take wide angle to great telephoto shots. This gives you a chance to take in a whole scene with the wide edge lengths or look to the fine points of interest with the great telephoto lengths. This can work with the 4x computerized zoom to give a most extreme zoom scope of 120x.

Top notch Video Recording Record top quality 1280 x 720 video at 25 fps with the SX400 IS. The camera features a dedicated movie to begin and quit recording, making it always prepared to shoot video. There is likewise an electronic wind filter to smother wind noise with the ability to distort the sound and you can utilize the full optical zoom range while filming.

Intelligent IS with Eight Modes Featuring eight unique modes, the Intelligent IS will optically settle the pictures in a wide assortment of conditions. It will naturally figure out the best settings for the scene you are shooting with a specific end goal to give the best type of adjustment. Amid still picture shooting it will switch between Normal IS for an extensive variety of camera movement, including Panning IS, Macro (Hybrid) IS which adjusts for movement shift-type shake, or Tripod mode which switches the stabilizer off since it is not required. Video recording profits by Dynamic IS which is valuable at wide central lengths, Power IS which makes up for development at fax central lengths, Macro (Hybrid) IS which rectifies for development while strolling and in addition shift-type shake, and Active Tripod IS which makes up for slight camera shake.

Smart AUTO Automatically chooses the best shooting settings for the camera taking into account the scene. It can choose from 32 predefined settings for still pictures and from 21 settings for video recording.

Additional Features

  • A safe improved grasp is bended to diminish strain on your fingers and decrease camera shake while working at long zoom lengths.
  • Shutter speeds from 1/1600 to 1 second amid typical shooting and from 1 to 15 seconds amid long exposures.
  • Programmed ISO from 100-1600.
  • Exposure compensation from - 2 to +2 EV in 1/3 stages.
  • Flash with an extensive variety of 1.6-16 feet and a telephoto range of 4.6-9.8 feet.
  • Flash recycle time of 10 seconds or less.
  • Records pictures and video to SD, SDHC, or SDXC memory cards.
  • Face Detection self-adjust, auto presentation, flash exposure, and white balance.
  • Battery life of near 190 shots or 260 shots using ECO mode.

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Body type Compact  
Max resolution 4608 x 3456  
Image ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9  
Effective pixels 16 megapixels  
Sensor photo detectors 17 megapixels  
Sensor size 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)  
Sensor type CCD  
Processor Digic 4+  
ISO Auto, 100-1600  
White balance presets 5  
Custom white balance Yes  
Image stabilization Optical  
Uncompressed format No  
JPEG quality levels Superfine, Fine  
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 24720 mm  
Optical zoom 30  
Maximum aperture F3.4 - F5.8  
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Digital zoom Yes (4x)  
Manual focus No  
Normal focus range 5 cm (1.97)  
Macro focus range 0 cm (0)  
Number of focus points 9  
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed  
Screen size 3  
Screen dots 230,000  
Touch screen No  
Screen type TFT-LCD  
Live view Yes  
Viewfinder type None  
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 15 sec  
Maximum shutter speed 1/1600 sec  
Aperture priority No  
Shutter priority No  
Manual exposure mode No  
Subject / scene modes Yes  
Built-in flash Yes (Pop-up)  
Flash range 5.00 m  
External flash No  
Flash modes Auto, on, off, slow synchro  
Continuous drive 1 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
Resolutions 1280 x 720 (25 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps)  
Format MPEG-4, H.264  
Microphone Mono  
Speaker Mono  
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC  
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)  
Microphone port No  
Headphone port No  
Remote control No  
Environmentally sealed No  
Battery Battery Pack  
Battery description Lithium-Ion NB-11LH rechargeable battery & charger  
Battery Life (CIPA) 190  
Weight (inc. batteries) 313 g (0.69 lb / 11.04 oz)  
Dimensions 104 x 69 x 80 mm (4.09 x 2.72 x 3.15)  
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes  
Timelapse recording No  
GPS None


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