Canon PowerShot SX280 HS Specifications

Canon PowerShot SX280 HS (Black)

Part Number: 8224B001

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 Megapixel, 12.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    12,800,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12,100,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Wireless Connection
    IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 6
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection
    Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, Smile Shutter, Wink Self-timer, face ID
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Print Standard
    Direct print, DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • ISO (Max)
    6400
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    discreet, fireworks, handheld night shot, hi-speed burst HQ, movie digest, portrait mode, smart shutter, snow, sports mode, underwater
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome, Neutral, Posterization, Sepia, Soft Focus, Super Vivid, Toy camera, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, fluorescent light (daylight), tungsten light, underwater
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/3200 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Type
    20 x zoom lens - 4.5 - 90 mm - f/3.5-6.8
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    25 - 500mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    2 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in - 19.7 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Construction
    10 groups / 12 elements
  • Features
    UD glass, aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    Built-in 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 - 11.5 ft ( wide lens )
    3.3 ft - 6.6 ft ( tele lens ), 1.6 ft - 11.5 ft ( wide lens )
    3.3 ft - 6.6 ft ( tele lens )

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1 frame per second, 14 frames per second for 7 frames, 3.8 frames per second, 5.1 frames per second for 7 frames
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Additional Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, AE lock, AF lock, FE lock, HS System, Hybrid Auto, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), Live View Control, RGB primary color filter, Smart AUTO, Smart Flash Exposure, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital tele-converter, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye removal, resizing an image, safety zoom, resizing an image, safety zoom, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye removal, resizing an image, safety zoom

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD display
  • Resolution
    461,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    built-in

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Canon ImageBrowser EX, Canon Map Utility, Canon PhotoStitch

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.6 - 10.8, MS Windows 7 SP1, MS Windows Vista SP2, MS Windows XP SP3, Windows 8
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, wrist strap

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Canon NB-6L, Canon NB-6L
  • Details
    1 x Canon NB-6L Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1000 mAh ( included ), 1 x Canon NB-6L Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1000 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 210 shots ( GPS off )
    Photo shooting - 260 shots ( ECO mode )
    Playback - 3.5 hours, Photo shooting - 210 shots ( GPS off )
    Photo shooting - 260 shots ( ECO mode )
    Playback - 3.5 hours

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 4000 x 3000
    JPEG 4000 x 2248
    JPEG 4000 x 2664
    JPEG 2816 x 1584
    JPEG 2816 x 2112
    JPEG 2816 x 1880
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 1600 x 1064
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 640 x 360
    JPEG 640 x 424
    JPEG 2992 x 2992
    JPEG 2112 x 2112
    JPEG 1200 x 1200
    JPEG 480 x 480, JPEG 4000 x 3000
    JPEG 4000 x 2248
    JPEG 4000 x 2664
    JPEG 2816 x 1584
    JPEG 2816 x 2112
    JPEG 2816 x 1880
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 1600 x 1064
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 640 x 360
    JPEG 640 x 424
    JPEG 2992 x 2992
    JPEG 2112 x 2112
    JPEG 1200 x 1200
    JPEG 480 x 480
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 120 fps
    H.264 - 320 x 240 - 240 fps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps, H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 120 fps
    H.264 - 320 x 240 - 240 fps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty
  • Service & Support Details
    Limited warranty - 1 year

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.2 in
  • Depth
    1.3 in
  • Height
    2.5 in
  • Weight
    7.4 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Where to Buy

Canon PowerShot SX280 HS (Black)

Part Number: 8224B001

MSRP: $329.99

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