Canon Powershot SX230 HS Digital Camera
Digital Camera Description
The Canon Powershot SX230 HS is a Compact Digital Camera with a 1/2.3" sensor. Its 12 Megapixels CMOS sensor offers an ISO 100-3200 sensitivity range which is expandable to ISO 100-3200. With 12 MP of resolution, sharp prints are possible up to at 240 DPI.
A builtin Image Stabilization mechanism allows the Canon Powershot SX230 HS to compensate for camera shake.
This camera features a mechanic shutter that can expose for 1/3200 to 15s. With a fastest shutter-speed of 1/3200, fast action can easily be frozen. Night photography is possible using this digital camera due to its long exposure capability. This camera model offers Full Manual Controls.
The Canon Powershot SX230 HS features a 10-point Contrast-Detect AF system. Autofocus can continuously adjust according to subject distance. A Real-Time Autofocus Tracking System allows focus to follow a moving subject within the frame. Manual Focus is also available.
Although this camera offers full manual controls, it does not have any control-dials to change exposure parameters directly. 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 SX230 HS and no provision to add one.
|Brand||Canon||Model||Powershot SX230 HS|
|Sensor||12 Megapixels CMOS||Sensor Size||6 x 5mm
|Anti-Alias Filter||Yes||Sensor Aspect||4:3 Aspect-Ratio|
|Stabilization||Built-In||Dust-Reduction||N / A|
|Sensitivity||ISO 100 - 3200||Shutter-Speed||1/3200 - 15s|
|Lens||28 - 392mm F/3.1 - 5.9 / 8||Mininum Focus||5cm (w) / 1m (t)|
|Filter Diameter||Focus System||10-point Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp *Tracking AF-C|
|Viewfinder Type||None||Viewfinder Size|
|Display Attachment||Fixed||Display Size||460K Pixels 3" LCD 100% Coverage|
|Exposure Modes||P, A, T, M||Scene Modes||12Easy, Portrait, Landscape, Kids&Pets, Creative Filter, Handheld Night, Beach, Underwater, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, Panorama Assist|
|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||3.2 FPS, Unlimited JPEG *Unspecified limit. 8.1 FPS @ 3 MP.||Self Timer||Yes *2s, 10s, 1-10 Shots @ 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||YesFE Lock, 3.5 - 2m (W-T)||Flash Sync|
|Video Capture||1920x1080 @ 24 FPS 16:9 *320x240 @ 240 FPS Super-Slow Motion. 1280x720 @ 6 FPS Miniature Effect.||Sound Input|
|Video Format||Quicktime H.264||WiFi||No|
|Memory||Secure Digital Extended Capacity||GPS||Position|
|Battery||Lithium-Ion||Battery Life||210 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.|
|Size||106 x 62 x 33mm (W x H x D)||Weight||223g|
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Canon SX230 HS Highlights
Sensor-Size: 6 x 5mm
Actual size when viewed at 100 DPI
|12 Megapixels Travel Zoom||ISO 100-3200|
|14X Wide Optical Zoom||Shutter 1/3200-15s|
|Built-in Stabilization||Full manual controls, including Manual Focus|
|3.2 FPS Drive, Unlimited Images||Custom white-balance|
|1920x1080 @ 24 FPS Video Recording||Spot-Metering|
|3" LCD 460K Pixels||Lithium-Ion Battery|
|Secure Digital Extended Capacity|
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