Canon PowerShot A620 Specifications

Canon PowerShot A620

Part Number: 0321B001 (Reviewed) Released: August 30, 2005

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Sensor Resolution
    7.1 Megapixel, 7.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    7,400,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    7,100,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.8"
  • Optical Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC II
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Print Standard
    Direct print, DPOF support, MOTION PRINT, PictBridge support
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video, USB 2.0
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    Having video capture capability makes this camera ideal for social functions or vacation shots.
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, snow, stitch assist, underwater, fireworks, foliage, indoor, kids & pets, landscape, night scene, night snapshot, portrait mode
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Low Sharpening, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, fluorescent light (daylight), tungsten light, underwater
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Type
    4 x zoom lens - 7.3 - 29.2 mm - f/2.8-4.1
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 - 140mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    17.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in - 17.7 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, flash OFF mode, flash ON mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.5 ft - 14 ft, 1.5 ft - 14 ft

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.9 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Additional Features
    AE lock, digital noise reduction, histogram display, histogram display, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, direct print, display brightness control, histogram display, AF lock, FE lock, audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, built-in speaker, date/time stamp, digital image rotation

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom, Optical - real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color
  • LED Information
    autofocus ready, flash ready

Display

  • Type
    2" LCD display
  • Resolution
    115,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    folding (180°) / rotating (270°)

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Mono

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    ArcSoft PhotoStudio, Canon ImageBrowser, Canon PhotoRecord, Canon PhotoStitch, Canon Remote Capture, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.1.5 - 10.3, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, wrist strap

Battery

  • Battery Type
    AA, AA
  • Details
    4 x AA alkaline battery ( included )
    4 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery ( optional ), 4 x AA alkaline battery ( included )
    4 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery ( optional )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card
    32 MB SD, 32 MB SD
  • Image Storage
    Super-fine JPEG 3072 x 2304 : 9 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 3072 x 2304 : 15 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 3072 x 2304 : 31 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 11 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 20 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 40 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 17 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 32 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 63 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 1600 x 1200
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200
    Normal JPEG 1600 x 1200
    Super-fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 109 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 168 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480 : 265 - with 32MB card, Super-fine JPEG 3072 x 2304 : 9 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 3072 x 2304 : 15 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 3072 x 2304 : 31 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 11 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 20 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 40 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 17 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 32 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 63 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 1600 x 1200
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200
    Normal JPEG 1600 x 1200
    Super-fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 109 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 168 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480 : 265 - with 32MB card
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 60 fps - 60 sec - max clip duration
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 15 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 180 sec - max clip duration, AVI - 320 x 240 - 60 fps - 60 sec - max clip duration
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 15 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 180 sec - max clip duration

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.1 in
  • Depth
    1.9 in
  • Height
    2.6 in
  • Weight
    8.3 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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Canon PowerShot A620

Part Number: 0321B001 Released: Aug 30, 2005
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