Canon SD850 IS Review

 
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Model Name: Canon PowerShot SD850 IS Digital ELPH 
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Device Forum URL: Forum
Manufacturer URL: Mfr. Website
General
Model Number: SD850 IS 
Camera Format: Compact 
Currently Manufactured: Yes 
Retail Price: $399.99
Street Price: $289.24
Date Available: 2007-06-14
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 165g
5.8oz
Weight With Batteries? No 
Size: 90 x 57 x 26 mm
3.6 x 2.2 x 1.0 in
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3264x2448, 3264x1832, 2592x1944, 2048x1536, 1600x1200
Continuous-mode frames/second: 0.7
Movie Resolution: 640x480, 640x480, 320x240, 160x120
Movie Frame Rate: 30/15, 1/0.5, 60/30/15, 15
Movie Audio: Yes 
CCD Sensor (Megapixels): 8.30
CCD Size (inches): 1/2.5" 
Focal Length Multiplier: n/a
Aspect Ratio: 4:3, 16:9
Sensor Type: CCD 
Actual Pixels: 8.00 
Lens
Focal Length (35mm equivalent): 35 - 140 mm
Zoom Ratio: 4.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: 4x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Manual Focus: No 
Normal Focus Range: 50 cm to Infinity
19.7 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 2 - 50 cm
0.8 - 19.7 in
Aperture Range: f/2.8 (wide) / f/5.5 (tele) - ??? 
Lens Thread:  
Lens Thread Type: None 
Display
Optical Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 2.5
LCD Resolution (pixels): 230,000
Max Playback Zoom: 10.00x
Exposure
ISO Settings: 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom 
Shutter Speed Range: 15 - 1/1600
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Evaluative, Center-weighted, Spot 
Aperture Priority: No 
Shutter Priority: No 
Full Manual Exposure: No 
Self Timer: 2 or 10 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Auto, Auto w/ Red-Eye Reduction, Flash On, Flash On w/ Red-Eye Reduction, Flash Off, Slow Synchro 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: Normal: 1.6-11.5 ft./50cm - 3.5m (W), 1.6-6.6 ft./50cm - 2.0m (T) (when sensitivity is set to ISO Auto) 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SDHC / SD 
Memory Included (MB):  
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No 
Movie File Format: AVI (Motion JPEG w/ mono WAVE) 
Connectivity
Video Out: Yes 
Video Mode (NTSC/PAL): Yes 
Video Usable as Viewfinder:  
External Connections: USB 2.0 High Speed
Other Connection: DC input 
Included Software: Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM  
OS Compatibility: Windows, Mac OS 
Power
Battery Form Factor: Proprietary NB-5L 
Usable Battery Types: Lithium Ion rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 1 x Proprietary NB-5L Lithium Ion rechargeable
Battery Charger Included: Yes 
Notes & Features: Optical image stabilization. 

 

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