Canon PowerShot A480 Specifications

Canon PowerShot A480 (Silver)

Part Number: 3474B001 Released: March 17, 2009

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    silver
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    10,300,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10,000,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Zoom
    3.3 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC III
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    5
  • Face Detection
    Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 800
  • Exposure Metering
    evaluative
  • Exposure Modes
    program
  • Shooting Programs
    macro
  • Special Effects
    Black & White
  • White Balance
    custom
  • White Balance Presets
    tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Type
    3.3 x zoom lens - 6.6 - 21.6 mm - f/3.0-5.8
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    37 - 122mm mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Min Focus Range
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in - 19.7 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Construction
    6 groups / 7 elements, 6 groups / 7 elements
  • Features
    UA lens

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    slow synchro
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 10 ft, 1 ft - 10 ft

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.8 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Additional Features
    audio recording

Display

  • Resolution
    115,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Included Accessories
    wrist strap
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security., Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Battery

  • Battery Type
    AA, AA
  • Details
    2 x AA alkaline battery ( included )
    2 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery ( optional ), 2 x AA alkaline battery ( included )
    2 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery ( optional )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card
    32 MB SD, 128 MB SD
  • 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
  • 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

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.6 in
  • Depth
    1.2 in
  • Height
    2.4 in
  • Weight
    4.9 oz

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F
  • Humidity Range Operating
    10 - 90%

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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Canon PowerShot A480 (Silver)

Part Number: 3474B001 Released: Mar 17, 2009
MSRP: $229.99 Low Price: $209.91 See all prices