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Canon Powershot A1200 Digital Camera

12 Megapixels12 Megapixels720p HD Video: 1280 x 720 resolution or more but less than 1920 x 1080.720p HD Video: 1280 x 720 resolution or more but less than 1920 x 1080.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Spot MeteringSpot MeteringRuns on standard AA batteriesRuns on standard AA batteriesAccepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.

Model Specifications

BrandCanon ModelPowershot A1200
Sensor 12 Megapixels CCD Sensor Size 6 x 5mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 4:3 Aspect-Ratio
StabilizationNo Dust-ReductionN / A
Sensitivity ISO 80 - 1600 Shutter-Speed 1/1600 - 15s
Lens28 - 112mm F/2.8 - 5.9 / 8Mininum Focus3cm (w) / 80cm (t)
ZoomElectronicManual FocusN / A
Filter DiameterN / A Focus System Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp
Viewfinder Type Optical Tunnel Viewfinder Size % Coverage
Display Attachment Fixed Display Size 2.7" LCD 230K Pixels 100% Coverage
Exposure ModesAuto Scene Modes 16Blur Reduction, Portrait, Landscape, Kids+Pets, Smart Shutter4 Low Light, Beach, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect
MeteringMulti-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot Bracketing
Exposure Compensation ±2 EV, 1/3 EV Flash Compensation ± EV,
White Balance Auto , Presets, Custom White Balance Tuning
Continuous Drive Self Timer Yes *2s, 10s, 1-10 Shots @ 0-15s
Command Dials DOF Preview No
Protection Dust Reduction No
Digital Level None Tripod Mount Yes
Remote Trigger N / A Eye-Start Sensor No
HDR No Orientation Sensor Yes
Interval Timer No Multiple Exposure No
Image Formats JPEG Flash Ports
Built-In Flash YesFE Lock, 4 - 2m (W-T) Flash Sync Unknown
Video Capture 1280x720 @ 24 FPS 16:9 Sound Input None
Video Format Quicktime H.264 WiFi No
Memory Secure Digital Extended Capacity GPS N / A
Battery Standard AA Battery Life 200 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.
Introduced 2011-01-05 Construction
Size 98 x 63 x 31mm (W x H x D) Weight 185g

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Canon A1200 Facts

Compact digital camera
12 Megapixels Fixed LensISO 80-1600
4X Wide Optical ZoomShutter 1/1600-15s
1280x720 @ 24 FPS Video RecordingCustom white-balance
2.7" LCD 230K PixelsSpot-Metering
Standard AA
Secure Digital Extended Capacity
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