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Canon Powershot SX40 HS Digital Camera

12 Megapixels12 MegapixelsUltra-Zoom: At least 10X optical zoom.Ultra-Zoom: At least 10X optical zoom.Electronic View FinderElectronic View FinderStabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Continuous DriveContinuous DriveFull 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more.Full 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more.Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).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.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Spot MeteringSpot MeteringAccepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.

Model Specifications

BrandCanon ModelPowershot SX40 HS
Sensor 12 Megapixels CMOS Sensor Size 6 x 5mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 4:3 Aspect-Ratio
StabilizationYes Dust-ReductionN / A
Sensitivity ISO 100 - 3200 Shutter-Speed 1/3200 - 15s
Lens24 - 840mm F/2.7 - 5.8 / 8Mininum Focus0 (w) / 1.4m (t)
ZoomElectronicManual Focus Electronic
Filter DiameterN / A Focus System Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp
Viewfinder Type Built-in EVF Viewfinder Size 200K Pixels 100% Coverage
Display Attachment Rotating Display Size 2.7" LCD 230K Pixels 100% Coverage
Exposure ModesP, A, T, M Scene Modes 11Portrait, Landscape, Smart Shutter, High-Speed Burst HQ, Handheld Night Scene, Low Light, Beach, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, Stitch Assist
MeteringMulti-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot Bracketing
Exposure Compensation ±2 EV, 1/3 EV Flash Compensation ±2 EV, 1/3
White Balance Auto , Presets, Custom White Balance Tuning
Continuous Drive 10.3 FPS, 8 JPEG *2.4 FPS Normally, 10.3 FPS in Auto mode. Self Timer Yes *2s, 10s, 1-10 Shots @ 0-30s
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 Hot-Shoe
Built-In Flash Yes, 7 - 3m (W-T) Flash Sync Unknown
Video Capture 1920x1080 @ 24 FPS 16:9 Sound Input None
Video Format Quicktime H.264 WiFi No
Memory Secure Digital Extended Capacity GPS N / A
Battery Lithium-Ion Battery Life 380 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.
Introduced 2011-09-15 Construction
Size 123 x 93 x 108mm (W x H x D) Weight 600g

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Canon SX40 HS Facts

Large digital camera
12 Megapixels Ultra ZoomISO 100-3200
35X Ultra-Wide Optical ZoomShutter 1/3200-15s
Built-in StabilizationFull manual controls, including Manual Focus
Unknown Size Built-in EVF 200K PixelsCustom white-balance
10.3 FPS Drive, 8 ImagesSpot-Metering
1920x1080 @ 24 FPS Video RecordingHot-Shoe
2.7" LCD 230K PixelsLithium-Ion
Secure Digital Extended Capacity
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