Canon PowerShot SD400 Specifications

Canon PowerShot SD400

Part Number: 0557B001 (Reviewed) Released: March 15, 2005

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    3.4 in
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    With a slim profile of 0.8 in., this camera fits easily into a pocket or purse. Having video capture capability makes this camera ideal for social functions or vacation shots.
  • Depth
    0.8 in
  • Height
    2.1 in
  • Weight
    0.2 lbs
  • Body Material
    stainless steel
  • Sensor Resolution
    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
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC II
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video, composite video
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Environmental Parameters

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

Display

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

Carrying Case

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Shooting Programs
    digital macro, indoor, kids & pets, night snapshot, portrait mode, stitch assist, underwater
  • 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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 11.5 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Lens System

  • Type
    3 x zoom lens - 5.8 - 17.4 mm - f/2.8-4.9
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-4.9
  • Macro Focus Range
    1 in - 19.7 in
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 - 105mm m
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Min Focus Range
    11.8 in
  • Lens Construction
    5 groups / 6 elements
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Features
    UA lens, built-in lens shield

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    real-image zoom
  • Type
    real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card
    16 MB SD
  • Image Storage
    Super-fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 5 - with 16MB card
    Fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 9 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 19 - with 16MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 8 - with 16MB card
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 15 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 30 - with 16MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 13 - with 16MB card
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 24 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 46 - with 16MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 52 - with 16MB card
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 80 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480 : 127 - with 16MB card
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 60 fps - 60 sec - max clip duration
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 180 sec - max clip duration
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 6 sec - with 16MB card
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 15 fps - 14 sec - with 16MB card
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 60 fps - 10 sec - with 16MB card
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 40 sec - with 16MB card
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 98 sec - with 16MB card

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.1 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, histogram display, histogram display, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, direct print, display brightness control, histogram display, AF lock, FE lock, RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, camera orientation detection, auto power save, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

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

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Canon NB-4L
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 760 mAh ( included )

System Requirements for PC Connection

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Where to Buy

Canon PowerShot SD400

Part Number: 0557B001 Released: Mar 15, 2005

MSRP: $449.99

See manufacturer website for availability.