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/4.3 (T)
Shutter Speed 15-1/2500 sec. (settable in Tv and M)
Sensitivity Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600 equivalent (Subject movement is taken into account while shooting in Auto and Easy modes)
Light Metering Method Evaluative*, Center-weighted average, spot** * Facial brightness is also evaluated in Face Detect AF ** Fixed to center
Exposure Control Method Program AE, Manual; AE Lock, Program Shift, Safety Shift, Auto ISO Shift
Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
White Balance Control Auto*, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom *The color of faces is evaluated in Face Detect
Built-in Flash Auto, Auto w/Red-eye Reduction, Flash On, Flash On w/Red-eye Reduction, Flash Off; FE lock, Safety FE, Slow Synchro
Flash Range 50 cm - 4.0 m (W), 1.0 cm - 2.5 m (T) (1.6 - 13 ft. (W), 3.3 - 8.2 ft. (T))
Recycling Time 12 sec. or less (battery voltage: 3.0 V) - LCD monitor is turned off during flash charging (Except when turning on the power)
Flash Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
Shooting Modes Auto*, P, Av, Tv, M, Easy, Portrait, Landscape, Special Scene (Foliage, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Fireworks, Aquarium, ISO 3200), Indoor, Kids & Pets, Night Snapshot, Movie, Night Scene * Automatically detects the shooting scene.
Photo Effects My Colors My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Custom Color* *Adjustment of contrast, sharpness and saturation is available. - Saving original image is not available.
Self Timer Activates shutter after an approx. 2-sec./10-sec. delay, Custom*, Face Self-Timer** * Shooting start time (0-10 sec. (in 1-second increments), 15/20/30 sec.) and number of shots (1-10 (in one-shot increments)) can be specified. ** When the number of detected faces increases, the shutter is released after 2 sec. delay. However, if no face is detected for 30 seconds or more, the shooting operation starts automatically.
Storage Media SD/SDHC memory card, MultiMediaCard, MMCplus card, HC MMCplus card
File Format Design rule for camera file system, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant
Image Recording Format Normal, Fine
JPEG Compression Mode Still Image: Exif 2.2 (JPEG) Movie: AVI (Image data: Motion JPEG; Audio data: WAVE (Monaural))
Number of Recording Pixels Still Image: 3,648 x 2,736 (Large), 2,816 x 2,112 (Medium 1), 2,272 x 1,704 (Medium 2), 1,600 x 1,200 (Medium 3), 640 x 480 (Small), 3,648 x 2,048 (Widescreen) Movie: 640 x 480 (30 fps/30 fps LP), 320 x 240 (30 fps) available up to 4GB or 60 minutes per clip. - Data stamp is available in all recording pixels
Number of Recordable Images
Medium 1 (M1)
Medium 2 (M2)
Medium 3 (M3)
File Size (KB)
File Size (KB)
Time of Recordable Movies
640 x 480
640 x 480
320 x 240
30 fps LP
Movie size (KB/sec.)
16 min. 47 sec.
33 min. 02 sec.
46 min. 33 sec.
1 hr. 07 min. 06 sec.
2 hr. 12 min. 03 sec.
3 hr. 06 min. 04 sec.
Note: N=Normal, F=Fine 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 Modes File Still Image: Single, Magnification (approx. 2x-10x), Jump, Auto Rotate, Rotate, Resume, My Category, Transition Effects, Histogram, Index (4-100 thumbnails), Over Exposure Warning, Slide Show, Red-eye Correction, Resize, Easy; Movie: Normal Playback, Special Playback, Auto Rotate, Resume, Easy
Erase Modes Still Image: single image, select all images - The image data stored in the memory card with the design rule for camera file systems format can be erased. However, protected images cannot be erased) Movie: any movie file (files must be erased one at a time)
Computer Interface Hi-Speed USB* (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital audio and video** * Use of USB logomark is not allowed. ** mini-B compatible.
Video Out NTSC or PAL
Audio Out Monaural
Other Memory card slot; direct connection to Canon and SELPHY Compact Photo Printers, PIXMA Photo Printers and PictBridge-compatible printers via camera's USB 2.0 Hi-Speed cable
Power Supply 1. AA-size Alkaline Battery (x2) 2. Rechargeable AA-size NiMH Battery NB-3AH (x2) 3. AC Adapter Kit ACK-800 (optional) Still Image: approx. 130 shots (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 370 shots (AA-size Ni-MH Battery)* Approx. 7 hrs. (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 9 hrs. (AA-size Ni-MH Battery) *LCD screen on. The above figures comply with CIPA testing standards and apply when fully-charged batteries are used.
Power Source 1. AA-size Alkaline Battery (x2) 2. Rechargeable AA-size NiMH Battery NB-3AH (x2) 3. AC Adapter Kit ACK-800 (optional)
Playback Time Approx. 7 hrs. (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 9 hrs. (AA-size Ni-MH Battery) *LCD screen on. The above figures comply with CIPA testing standards and apply when fully-charged batteries are used.
Operating Temperature 32-104°F/0-40°C
Operating Humidity 10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D) 4.35 x 2.77 x 1.76 in./110.6 x 70.4 x 44.7mm