Canon PowerShot SX170 IS Compact Digital Camera

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Canon PowerShot SX170 IS The SX170 IS Canon Power Shot Compact Digital Camera features 16 MP 1/2.3 inch CCD image sensor along with aDIGIC 4 imaging processor to create well-detailed high-resolution, 720p Hd video and stills. Additionally processor works to deliver overall image clarity and reduced noise levels along with power all through the camera to facilitate intelligent auto shooting functions. and High Speed autofocus system Comes in Red or Black

The on-board 16x optical Canon zoom lens delivers a 28-448mm, (35mm-equivalent focal range) encompassing wide-angle through telephoto magnitudes for shooting in just about any situation. Aiding the reach of the long zoom, as well as exceeding in poor-light situations, is the inclusion of optical image stabilization to diminish camera shake. Intelligent IS stabilization is also on tap and boasts six unique stabilization functions suited to diverse types of photography.

For photo composition, playback, and navigating the menu, a 230k-dot 3.0" screen features a wide angle of view to provide use in bright situations. In addition The PowerShot SX170 IS contains a refined ergonomic layout for increased comfort during shooting. For enriching the look of images and helps to provide exacting exposure settings, In addition Smart AUTO functions can be used to let the camera choose every camera setting based on the scene interpreted at hand. There are 32 unique pre-arranged shooting situations available which cover a wide array of shooting conditions. ✓

16MP CCD Sensor and DIGIC 4 Image Processor
    The 16 megapixel 1/2.3" CCD sensor and DIGIC 4 image processor work together to deliver high resolution, well detailed still imagery and HD 720p video recording with stereo sound. The processor works to minimize overall noise levels and improve clarity and quality as well as provide useful speed throughout the camera, including a High Speed AF system and advanced auto functions.
Canon 16x Optical Zoom Lens
    The built-in Canon 16x optical zoom lens provides a 35mm-equivalent focal length range of 28-448mm, covering wide-angle to telephoto perspectives to suit working in a wide variety of shooting environments. Benefitting this extensive zoom range is the incorporation of an Optical Image Stabilizer system, which helps to minimize the appearance of camera shake. Also available is an Intelligent IS image stabilization system that automatically selects one of six different stabilization modes to more closely match the shooting conditions. The Normal setting corrects for a wide range of movements and is ideal for still photography; the Panning setting detects when panning shots are being made and does not compensate for lateral shake; the Macro (Hybrid) setting specifically corrects for shift-type shake that is common when working with close-up subject matter; the Dynamic mode is highly effective for video work and wide-angle settings and helps to minimize common shake that occurs while walking or moving with the camera; the Powered setting is suited for shooting at the telephoto end of the zoom range when hand shake is most prevalent; and Tripod mode simply turns off the IS since it is no longer needed.
Other Camera Features
  • A large, bright 3.0" 230k-dot LCD monitor is available for live view monitoring, image review, and menu navigation.
  • Smart AUTO is an intelligent auto mode that selects from 32 pre-defined shooting situations and applies the proper camera settings to ensure accurately detailed and exposed imagery.
  • A ergonomic design allows for easier, more comfortable use and utilizes an rechargeable lithium-ion battery to reduce the overall size of the camera.
  • A dedicated movie button and electronic wind filter help to enhance video recording by making it more accessible and improving the overall quality of recordings.
  • Shooting modes: Manual, Aperture-Priority, Shutter-Priority, Program, Live View Control, Smart AUTO, Portrait, Face Self-Timer, Low Light, Snow, Fireworks, Creative Filters, Discreet Mode, and Movie.
  • Special Scene Modes and Creative Filters are available to creatively and aesthetically enhance your imagery in-camera.
  • ECO Mode works to enable more shooting time possible per battery charge by limiting the amount of time the camera is awake during inactive periods.
  • Language support: English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, Greek, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Ukrainian, Farsi, Hindi, Malay, Indonesian, and Vietnamese.

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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, 200, 400, 800, 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.) 28448 mm  
Optical zoom 16  
Maximum aperture F3.5 - F5.9  
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Digital zoom Yes (4x)  
Manual focus Yes  
Macro focus range 1 cm (0.39)  
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed  
Screen size 3  
Screen dots 230,000  
Touch screen No  
Screen type TFT Color LCD  
Live view Yes  
Viewfinder type None  
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 15 sec  
Maximum shutter speed 1/3200 sec  
Aperture priority Yes  
Shutter priority Yes  
Manual exposure mode Yes  
Subject / scene modes Yes  
Built-in flash Yes (Pop-up)  
Flash range 3.00 m  
External flash No  
Flash modes Auto, Flash On, Slow Synchro, Flash Off  
Continuous drive 0.8 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
Resolutions 1280 x 720 (30, 25 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps)  
Format MPEG-4, H.264  
Videography notes Miniature Effect (HD, L) 6fps, 3fps, 1.5 fps  
Microphone Stereo  
Speaker Mono  
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC  
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)  
Wireless Eye-Fi Connected  
Remote control No  
Environmentally sealed No  
Battery Battery Pack  
Battery description NB-6LH  
Battery Life (CIPA) 300  
Weight (inc. batteries) 251 g (0.55 lb / 8.85 oz)  
Dimensions 108 x 71 x 44 mm (4.25 x 2.8 x 1.73)  
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes  
Timelapse recording No  
GPS None


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Canon PowerShot SX170 IS Compact Digital Camera
The SX170 IS Canon Power Shot Compact Digital Camera features 16 MP 1/2.3 inch CCD image sensor along with aDIGIC 4 imaging processor to create well-detailed high-resolution, 720p Hd video and stills. Comes in Red or Black.
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