Canon PowerShot SD870 IS Specifications

Canon PowerShot SD870 IS (Silver)

Part Number: 2340B001

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    3.7 in
  • Depth
    1 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    5.47 oz
  • Enclosure Color
    silver
  • Available Body Colors
    black, silver
  • Sensor Resolution
    8.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    8300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    8000000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Environmental Parameters

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

Camera

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD display
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, wrist strap

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    aquarium, stitch assist, underwater, beach, fireworks, foliage, indoor, kids & pets, night snapshot, portrait mode, snow
  • Special Effects
    Color Accent, Color Swap
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 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 ft - 13 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Lens System

  • Type
    3.8 x zoom lens - 4.6 - 17.3 mm - f/2.8-5.8
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-5.8
  • Macro Focus Range
    1 in - 23.6 in
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 m
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Min Focus Range
    17.7 in
  • Lens Construction
    5 groups / 7 elements
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Optical Zoom
    3.8 x
  • Features
    UA lens

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, MultiMediaCardplus, SD Memory Card, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card
    32 MB SD
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3264 x 2448
    JPEG 2592 x 1944
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 3264 x 1832
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, resizing an image, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, FE lock, AF lock, audio recording, FE lock, camera orientation detection, audio recording, digital image rotation, camera orientation detection, digital noise reduction, digital image rotation, histogram display, digital noise reduction, in-camera movie editing, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix, in-camera movie editing

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Canon ImageBrowser, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Drivers & Utilities

Battery

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

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.3 - 10.4, Apple Mac OS, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows 2000 SP4 or later, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

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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