Canon PowerShot SD790 IS Specifications

Canon PowerShot SD790 IS

Part Number: 2554B001 (Reviewed) Released: March 17, 2008

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    10,300,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10,000,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Zoom
    3 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Face Detection
    Automatic Face Tracking technology
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 800
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic
  • Shooting Programs
    underwater
  • Special Effects
    Color Swap
  • White Balance
    presets
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

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

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    red-eye reduction
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 11.5 ft, 1 ft - 11.5 ft

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.4 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Additional Features
    audio recording

Display

  • Resolution
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Canon ZoomBrowser EX

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 2000 SP4 or later
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Included Accessories
    wrist strap
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security., Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Canon NB-5L, Canon NB-5L
  • Details
    1 x Canon NB-5L Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1120 mAh ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1120 mAh ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCardplus
  • Included Memory Card
    2 GB SD, 32 MB SD
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 2816 x 2112
    JPEG 2272 x 1704
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 3648 x 2048, JPEG 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 2816 x 2112
    JPEG 2272 x 1704
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 3648 x 2048
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps, AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.6 in
  • Depth
    0.8 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    5.5 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

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 SD790 IS

Part Number: 2554B001 Released: Mar. 17, 2008
MSRP: $299.99 Low Price: $499.99 See all prices