Canon SX100 IS Review

 
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Model Name: Canon PowerShot SX100 IS 
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General
Model Number: SX100 IS 
Camera Format: Mid-Sized 
Currently Manufactured: Yes 
Retail Price: $299.99
Street Price: $272.39
Date Available: 2007-10-30
Tripod Mount: Yes 
Weight: 265g
9.3oz
Weight With Batteries? No 
Size: 109 x 71 x 46 mm
4.3 x 2.8 x 1.8 in
Image Capture
Image Resolution: 3264x2448, 3264x1832, 2592x1944, 2048x1536, 1600x1200
Continuous-mode frames/second:  
Movie Resolution: 640x480, 320x240, 160x120
Movie Frame Rate: 30, 30, 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): 36 - 360 mm
Zoom Ratio: 10.00x
Digital Zoom: Yes 
Digital Zoom Values: Up to 4x 
Auto Focus: Yes 
Auto Focus Assist Light? Yes 
Manual Focus: Yes 
Normal Focus Range: 49 cm to Infinity
19.3 in to Infinity
Macro Focus Range: 1 - infinity cm
0.4 - infinity in
Aperture Range: f/2.8 (W) / f/4.3 (T) - f/8.0 
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Display
Optical Viewfinder: No 
LCD Viewfinder: Yes 
LCD Size (inches): 2.5
LCD Resolution (pixels): 172,000
Max Playback Zoom: 10.00x
Exposure
ISO Settings: 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
White Balance Settings: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Flash, Custom 
Shutter Speed Range: 15 - 1/2500
Exp Adj Range (EV): +/- 2.0EV in 0.3EV steps
Metering Modes: Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot (spot metering at center), Face Detect AE 
Aperture Priority: Yes 
Shutter Priority: Yes 
Full Manual Exposure: Yes 
Self Timer: 1 - 30 seconds
Flash
Internal Flash: Yes 
Flash Modes: Auto, On, Off, Slow-sync (first and second-curtain sync available) 
Flash Guide Number (Meters): n/a
Flash Range Description: 9.8 ft (W) / 6.6 ft (T); ISO set to Auto 
Ext Flash Connection: n/a
Image Storage
Usable Memory Types: SDHC / SD 
Memory Included (MB): 16.0
Uncompressed Format:  
CCD Raw Format: No 
Movie File Format: AVI (Motion JPEG) 
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: Canon software suite 
OS Compatibility: Windows, Mac OS 
Power
Battery Form Factor: 2 x AA 
Usable Battery Types: Alkaline disposable or NiMH rechargeable 
Batteries Included: 2 x AA Alkaline disposables
Battery Charger Included: No 
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