Canon PowerShot ELPH 500 HS 12 Megapixel Digital Camera - Specifications

Canon PowerShot Elph 500 HS (Silver)

Part Number: 5128B001AA Released: February 6, 2011

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    silver
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    12,800,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12,100,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Zoom
    4.4 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 4
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 3200
  • Exposure Metering
    spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic
  • Shooting Programs
    portrait mode
  • Special Effects
    Vivid Green
  • White Balance
    custom
  • White Balance Presets
    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

  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 - 105mm mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Min Focus Range
    2 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    1 in - 19.7 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    fill-in mode
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 16.4 ft

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    8.2 frames per second (3Mpix)
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 sec
  • Additional Features
    HS System

Display

  • Resolution
    461,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Canon ImageBrowser

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable
  • Body Material
    stainless steel

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Canon NB-6L
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCardplus
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 4000 x 3000
    JPEG 4000 x 2248
    JPEG 4000 x 2664
    JPEG 2816 x 2112
    JPEG 2816 x 1880
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 1600 x 1064
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 640 x 360
    JPEG 640 x 424
    JPEG 2992 x 2992
    JPEG 2112 x 2112
    JPEG 1200 x 1200
    JPEG 480 x 480
  • Video Capture
    MOV - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    MOV - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MOV - 640 x 480 - 120 fps
    MOV - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    MOV - 320 x 240 - 240 fps

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4 in
  • Depth
    1 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    6.5 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 Elph 500 HS (Silver)

Part Number: 5128B001AA Released: Feb 6, 2011
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