Canon PowerShot SD990 IS Specifications

Canon PowerShot SD990 IS (Silver)

Part Number: 3191B001 Released: September 17, 2008

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    silver
  • Sensor Resolution
    14.7 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    15,000,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    14,700,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.7"
  • Optical Zoom
    3.7 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200 (2Mpix), ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    aquarium, kids & pets, night snapshot, portrait mode, snow, stitch assist, sunset, underwater, beach, color accent, color swap, digital macro, fireworks, foliage, high sensitivity, indoor
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Lighter Skin Tone, Neutral, Positive Film, Sepia, Vivid, Vivid Blue
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, fluorescent light (warm white), tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Type
    3.7 x zoom lens - 7.7 - 28.5 mm - f/2.8-5.8
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    36 - 133mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Features
    UA lens, aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 15 ft

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.3 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Additional Features
    AE lock, camera orientation detection, digital noise reduction, direct print, display brightness control, highlight point display, histogram display, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye fix, DPOF support, Exif Print support, FE lock, Motion Detection Technology, PictBridge support, RGB primary color filter, USB 2.0 compatibility, audio recording

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom

Display

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Canon ImageBrowser, Canon PhotoStitch, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.4 or later, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP SP2
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

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

Battery

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

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, MultiMediaCardplus, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card
    32 MB SD
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 4416 x 3312
    JPEG 3456 x 2592
    JPEG 2592 x 1944
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 4416 x 2480
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.8 in
  • Depth
    1.1 in
  • Height
    2.4 in
  • Weight
    5.6 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

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 SD990 IS (Silver)

Part Number: 3191B001 Released: Sep 17, 2008
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