Canon PowerShot A3000 IS Specifications

Canon PowerShot A3000 IS

Part Number: 4254B001AA (Reviewed) Released: March 15, 2010

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Product Type
    Digital camera - compact
  • Enclosure Color
    silver
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.0 Megapixel, 10.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    10,600,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10,000,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC III
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI, MJPEG
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Print Standard
    Direct print, DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, USB 2.0
  • ISO (Max)
    1600
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, poster effect, slow shutter, snow, super vivid, fireworks, foliage, indoor, kids & pets, landscape, low light, night snapshot, portrait mode
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Custom Effect, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Type
    4 x zoom lens - 6.2 - 24.8 mm - f/2.7-5.6, 4 x zoom lens - 6.2 - 24.8 mm - f/2.7-5.6
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 - 140mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Min Focus Range
    1.2 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    1 in - 23.6 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Construction
    5 groups / 7 elements, 5 groups / 7 elements
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 13 ft, 1 ft - 13 ft

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.8 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Additional Features
    AE lock, digital image rotation, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, resizing an image, resizing an image, direct print, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, resizing an image, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, Motion Detection Technology, RGB primary color filter, Scene Detection Technology, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image

Display

  • Type
    2.7" LCD display
  • Resolution
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Canon ImageBrowser, Canon PhotoStitch, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.4 - 10.6, MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP SP2
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, wrist strap
  • Body Material
    metal

Battery

  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, MultiMediaCardplus, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 2816 x 2112
    JPEG 2272 x 1704
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 3648 x 2048, JPEG 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 2816 x 2112
    JPEG 2272 x 1704
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 3648 x 2048
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps, AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.8 in
  • Depth
    1.1 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    5.5 oz

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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Canon PowerShot A3000 IS

Part Number: 4254B001AA Released: Mar 15, 2010
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