Canon PowerShot SX150 IS Specifications

Canon PowerShot SX150 IS

Canon PowerShot SX150 IS (Black)

Part Number: 5664B001 Released: September 15, 2011

General

  • Depth
    1.8 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    14.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    14500000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    14100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 4
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1280 x 720
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, foliage, kids & pets, landscape, low light, portrait mode, smart shutter, snow
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Neutral, Positive Film, Posterization, Sepia, Toy camera, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Color Accent, Color Swap, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 10 ft
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black

Lens System

  • Type
    12 x zoom lens - 5 - 60 mm - f/3.4-5.6
  • Optical Zoom
    12 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.4-5.6
  • Min Focal Length
    5 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    60 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in - 19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 4320 x 3240
    JPEG 3072 x 2304
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 3744 x 2104
  • Video Capture
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    MOV - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 6 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 3 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 1.5 fps
    MOV - 640 x 480 - 6 fps
    MOV - 640 x 480 - 3 fps
    MOV - 640 x 480 - 1.5 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.9 frames per second, 3.2 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    720p HD movie recording, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, face detection, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye removal, resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, Blink Detection technology, Eye-Fi Card Ready, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, Motion Detection Technology, Scene Detection Technology, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, Subject Detection technology

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    USB, composite video/audio output
  • Qty
    1, 1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Battery

  • Battery Type
    AA
  • Details
    2 x AA alkaline battery ( included )
    2 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery ( optional )
  • Battery Form Factor
    standard form factor
  • Supported Battery Form Factor
    AA

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon PowerShot
  • Model
    SX150 IS
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.9 frames per second, 3.2 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    1600
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1280 x 720
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 4
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Neutral, Positive Film, Posterization, Sepia, Toy camera, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Color Accent, Color Swap, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    720p HD movie recording, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, face detection, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye removal, resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, Blink Detection technology, Eye-Fi Card Ready, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, Motion Detection Technology, Scene Detection Technology, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, Subject Detection technology

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, foliage, kids & pets, landscape, low light, portrait mode, smart shutter, snow

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), tungsten light

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Height
    0.3 in
  • Weight
    9.1 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    14.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    11 mm ( 1/2.3" )
  • Total Pixels
    14500000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    14100000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support, direct print

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    1.6 ft
  • Max Shooting Distance
    10 ft

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.

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1600 x 1200, 3072 x 2304, 3744 x 2104, 4320 x 3240, 640 x 480
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG, JPEG

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    MOV, MOV, MOV, MOV, MOV, MOV, MOV, MOV
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 720, 1280 x 720, 1280 x 720, 1280 x 720, 640 x 480, 640 x 480, 640 x 480, 640 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    1.5 frames per second, 1.5 frames per second, 3 frames per second, 3 frames per second, 30 frames per second, 30 frames per second, 6 frames per second, 6 frames per second

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    2, 2
  • Form Factor
    AA, AA
  • Details
    NiMH rechargeable battery, alkaline battery
  • Included
    included, optional

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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Canon PowerShot SX150 IS (Black)

Part Number: 5664B001 Released: Sep 15, 2011
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