Canon PowerShot S100 Specifications

Canon PowerShot S100

Canon PowerShot S100 (Black)

Part Number: 5244B001 Released: November 30, 2011

General

  • Depth
    1.1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    13300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.7"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 5
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV, iFrame
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 23 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1000, ISO 320, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 4000, ISO 500, ISO 5000, ISO 640, ISO 6400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO 125, ISO auto, ISO 1250, ISO 160, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 2000, ISO 250, ISO 2500
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, stitch assist, foliage, handheld night shot, hi-speed burst HQ, kids & pets, landscape, movie digest, portrait mode, snow
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Color Accent, Neutral, Nostalgic, Positive Film, Posterization, Sepia, Super Vivid, Toy camera, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Color Swap, Vivid Red, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, HDR, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, fluorescent light (cool white), tungsten light, underwater
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Display

  • Display Format
    461,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Lens System

  • Type
    5 x zoom lens - 5.2 - 26 mm - f/2.0-5.9
  • Optical Zoom
    5 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.0-5.9
  • Min Focal Length
    5.2 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    26 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    1.2 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    1 in - 19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Features
    UA lens, aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    iFrame - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 120 fps
    H.264 - 320 x 240 - 240 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 6 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 3 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 1.5 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 6 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 3 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 1.5 fps - Miniature Effect

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.3 frames per second, 9.6 frames per second for 8 frames
  • Self Timer Delay
    0 - 10 sec, 10 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 25 sec, 30 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Smile Detection technology, Subject Detection technology, Subject tracking technology, audio recording, built-in speaker, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, high-speed recording, Blink Detection technology, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, Eye-Fi Card Ready, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, HS System, Motion Detection Technology, Smart AUTO, Smile Detection Auto Shutter

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    HDMI output, USB 2.0, composite video/audio output
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Canon NB-5L
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Canon NB-5L

Software

  • Type
    Canon Digital Photo Professional, Canon ImageBrowser, Canon PhotoStitch, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.5 - 10.6, MS Windows 7, MS Windows 7 SP1, MS Windows Vista SP2, MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon PowerShot
  • Model
    S100
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.3 frames per second, 9.6 frames per second for 8 frames
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1000, ISO 320, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 4000, ISO 500, ISO 5000, ISO 640, ISO 6400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO 125, ISO auto, ISO 1250, ISO 160, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 2000, ISO 250, ISO 2500
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV, iFrame
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 5
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Color Accent, Neutral, Nostalgic, Positive Film, Posterization, Sepia, Super Vivid, Toy camera, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Color Swap, Vivid Red, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, HDR, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    0 - 10 sec, 10 sec, 2 sec, 20 sec, 25 sec, 30 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Smile Detection technology, Subject Detection technology, Subject tracking technology, audio recording, built-in speaker, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, high-speed recording, Blink Detection technology, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, Eye-Fi Card Ready, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, HS System, Motion Detection Technology, Smart AUTO, Smile Detection Auto Shutter

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, stitch assist, foliage, handheld night shot, hi-speed burst HQ, kids & pets, landscape, movie digest, portrait mode, snow

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, fluorescent light (cool white), tungsten light, underwater

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.9 in
  • Height
    2.4 in
  • Weight
    6.1 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.7"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    14.9 mm ( 1/1.7" )
  • Total Pixels
    13300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12100000 pixels

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year limited warranty

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    461,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support, direct print

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    1.6 ft
  • Max Shooting Distance
    23 ft

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.

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Quality
    Normal, Fine
  • Image Resolution
    1200 x 1200, 1600 x 1064, 2992 x 2992, 4000 x 2248, 4000 x 2664, 4000 x 3000, 480 x 384, 480 x 480, 640 x 360, 640 x 424, 640 x 480, 960 x 1200, 1600 x 1200, 1696 x 2112, 1920 x 1080, 2112 x 2112, 2400 x 3000, 2816 x 1584, 2816 x 1880, 2816 x 2112
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, iFrame
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 720, 640 x 480, 1920 x 1080, 320 x 240
  • Frame Rate
    1.5 frames per second, 6 frames per second, 120 frames per second, 24 frames per second, 240 frames per second, 3 frames per second, 30 frames per second
  • Comments
    Miniature Effect

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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Canon PowerShot S100 (Black)

Part Number: 5244B001 Released: Nov 30, 2011
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