Canon PowerShot ELPH S230 Specifications

Canon PowerShot ELPH S230

Part Number: 8185A001AA

General

  • Depth
    1.1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    3.2 Megapixel
  • Enclosure Material
    stainless steel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    3300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    3200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Digital Zoom
    3.2 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    component video
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    10.6 in - 10 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50
  • Exposure Metering
    evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, macro, night mode, stitch assist
  • 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
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Display

  • Display Format
    117,600 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Environmental Parameters

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

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    metallic silver
  • Color Category
    silver

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    2 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-4.0
  • Min Focal Length
    5.4 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    10.8 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    18.5 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    4 in - 18.5 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    5
  • Element Qty
    7
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    82%
  • Viewfinder Frames
    Autofocus frame

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash
  • Included Memory Card
    16 MB CompactFlash
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 15 fps - 30 sec - max clip duration
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 180 sec - max clip duration
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 180 sec - max clip duration
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 15 fps - 14 sec - with 16MB card
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 44 sec - with 16MB card
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 118 sec - with 16MB card

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE/FE lock, RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x composite video/audio output
    1 x USB
  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Type
    USB, composite video/audio output
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 840 mAh ( included )

Software

  • Type
    ArcSoft PhotoImpression, ArcSoft VideoImpression, Canon ImageBrowser, Canon PhotoStitch, Canon Remote Capture, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 2000, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon PowerShot ELPH
  • Model
    S230
  • Localization
    English
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    3.2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    component video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Low Sharpening, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE/FE lock, RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, macro, night mode, stitch assist

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, fluorescent light (daylight), tungsten light

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.4 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    0.44 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    3.2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    9.4 mm ( 1/2.7" )
  • Total Pixels
    3300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    3200000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    1.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    3.8 cm
  • Display Format
    117,600 pixels

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Form Factor
    CompactFlash Card
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    16 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    real-image zoom
  • Field Coverage
    82%
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    10.6 in
  • Max Shooting Distance
    10 ft

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Quality
    fine, normal, super-fine
  • Image Resolution
    1024 x 768, 1600 x 1200, 2048 x 1536, 640 x 480
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG
  • Storage Capacity
    14 Ah, 16 Ah, 165 Ah, 25 Ah, 26 Ah, 32 Ah, 46 Ah, 52 Ah, 58 Ah, 8 Ah, 84 Ah, 94 Ah
  • Comments
    with 16MB card

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Resolution
    160 x 120, 320 x 240, 640 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    15 frames per second
  • Capacity
    118 sec, 14 sec, 180 sec, 30 sec, 44 sec
  • Comments
    max clip duration, with 16MB card

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    840 mAh
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Where to Buy

Canon PowerShot ELPH S230

Part Number: 8185A001AA
MSRP: $499.00 Low Price: $249.95 See all prices