Canon PowerShot S50 - digital camera Series Specifications

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Depth
    1.7 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    0.7 lbs
  • Available Body Colors
    black, silver
  • Sensor Resolution
    5.0 Megapixel, 5.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    5,300,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    5,000,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.8"
  • Digital Zoom
    4.1 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • Interfaces Provided
    component video
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, wrist strap

Display

  • Type
    1.8" LCD display
  • Display Format
    118,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.8 ft - 13 ft, 1.8 ft - 13 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot, spot AF area
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    hi-speed shutter, landscape, night scene, portrait mode, slow shutter, stitch assist
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Custom Effect, Low Sharpening, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, 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

Lens System

  • Type
    3 x zoom lens - 7.1 - 21.3 mm - f/2.8-4.9, 3 x zoom lens - 7.1 - 21.3 mm - f/2.8-4.9
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-4.9
  • Macro Focus Range
    4 in - 19.7 in
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 - 105mm m
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Min Focus Range
    19.7 in
  • Lens Construction
    5 groups / 7 elements, 5 groups / 7 elements
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Features
    aspherical lens

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash
  • Included Memory Card
    32 MB CompactFlash, 32 MB CompactFlash
  • Image Storage
    RAW 2592 x 1944 : 5 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 11 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 21 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 43 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 30 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 54 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 108 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 1024 x 768 : 53 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 1024 x 768 : 94 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 1024 x 768 : 174 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 120 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 196 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480 : 337 - with 32MB card
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 91 sec - with 32MB card
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 242 sec - with 32MB card
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 180 sec - max clip duration
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 180 sec - max clip duration, AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 91 sec - with 32MB card
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 242 sec - with 32MB card
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 180 sec - max clip duration
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 180 sec - max clip duration

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    real-image zoom
  • Type
    real-image zoom
  • Field Coverage
    82%
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom, Optical - real-image zoom

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.5 frames per second, 2 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card

Battery

  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 570 mAh ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 570 mAh ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Apple QuickTime, ArcSoft PhotoStudio, ArcSoft VideoImpression, Canon ImageBrowser, Canon PhotoRecord, 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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon