Canon Powershot A480 Digital Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Canon Powershot A480 is a Compact Digital Camera with a 1/2.3" sensor. Its 10 Megapixels CCD sensor offers an ISO 80-1600 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 80-1600. With 10 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.
This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/2000 to 15s. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/2000, fast action can easily be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability.
The Canon Powershot A480 features a 5-point Contrast-Detect AF system.
This camera does not feature any seals to protect it against adverse weather, dust and moisture. Care must be taken, just like with most electronics. There is no viewfinder on the Canon Powershot A480 and no provision to add one.
|Sensor||10 Megapixels CCD||Sensor Size||6 x 5mm
|Anti-Alias Filter||Yes||Sensor Aspect||4:3 Aspect-Ratio|
|Stabilization||None||Dust-Reduction||N / A|
|Sensitivity||ISO 80 - 1600||Shutter-Speed||1/2000 - 15s|
|Lens||37 - 122mm F/3 - 5.8 / 8||Mininum Focus||1cm (w) / 25cm (t)|
|Zoom||Electronic||Manual Focus||N / A|
|Filter Diameter||Focus System||5-point Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp|
|Viewfinder Type||None||Viewfinder Size|
|Display Attachment||Fixed||Display Size||115K Pixels 2.5" LCD 100% Coverage|
|Exposure Modes||Auto||Scene Modes||12Portrait, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Fireworks, Aquarium, Long Shutter, Super Macro, Indoor, Kids&Pets, Night|
|Metering||Multi-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot||Bracketing|
|Exposure Compensation||±2 EV, 1/3 EV||Flash Compensation|
|White Balance||Auto , Presets, Custom||White Balance Tuning|
|Continuous Drive||0.8 FPS, Unlimited JPEG||Self Timer||Yes *2s, 10s, 1-10 frames @ 0-30s|
|Command Dials||DOF Preview||No|
|Digital Level||Tripod Mount||Yes|
|Remote Trigger||Eye-Start Sensor||No|
|Interval Timer||No||Multiple Exposure||No|
|Image Formats||JPEG||Flash Ports|
|Built-In Flash||No, 3 - 2m (W-T)||Flash Sync|
|Video Capture||640x480 @ 30 FPS 4:3||Sound Input|
|Memory||Secure Digital Extended Capacity||GPS||No|
|Battery||Standard AA||Battery Life||470 *CIPA Standard|
|Size||92 x 62 x 31mm (W x H x D)||Weight||140g|
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Canon A480 Highlights
Sensor-Size: 6 x 5mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|10 Megapixels Fixed Lens||ISO 80-1600|
|3.3X Optical Zoom||Shutter 1/2000-15s|
|0.8 FPS Drive, Unlimited Images||Custom white-balance|
|640x480 @ 30 FPS Video Recording||Spot-Metering|
|2.5" LCD 115K Pixels||Standard AA Battery|
|Secure Digital Extended Capacity|
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