Canon PowerShot SX30 IS (Black) Specifications

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS (Black)

Part Number: 4344B001 (Reviewed)

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    4.8 in
  • Depth
    4.3 in, 4.2 in
  • Height
    3.6 in
  • Weight
    1.32 lbs, 21.2 oz
  • 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
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1280 x 720
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Camera

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, case for hot shoe cap, lens cap, neck strap, shoe cap

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Environmental Parameters

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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 19 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

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, portrait mode, stitch assist, poster effect, smart shutter, snow, sports mode, stitch assist, super vivid, fireworks, color accent, color swap, foliage, landscape, fireworks, fisheye effect, low light, portrait mode, foliage, landscape, poster effect, low light, snow, sports mode, miniature effect
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Vivid Green, Positive Film, Sepia, Vivid Red, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Color Accent, Custom Effect, Color Swap, Darker Skin Tone, Custom Effect, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Neutral, Positive Film, Fisheye, Lighter Skin Tone, Sepia, Vivid, Miniature, Vivid Blue, Neutral
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, fluorescent light (cool white), tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/3200 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Lens System

  • Type
    35 x zoom lens - 4.3 - 150.5 mm - f/2.7-5.8
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.7-5.8
  • Macro Focus Range
    0 in - 19.7 in
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 m
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Min Focus Range
    0 in
  • Lens Construction
    10 groups / 13 elements
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    35 x
  • Features
    HI-UD (High Index - Ultra Low Dispersion) glass, UA lens, UD glass, aspherical lens

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, MultiMediaCardplus, 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
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 24 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 6 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 3 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 1.5 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 6 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 3 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 1.5 fps - Miniature Effect

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    202000 pixels
  • Type
    Electronic
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.6 frames per second, 1 frame per second (2Mpix), 1.1 frames per second (2Mpix), 1.3 frames per second, 3.6 frames per second (2Mpix)
  • Self Timer Delay
    0 - 10 sec, 20 sec, 25 sec, 30 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    720p HD movie recording, Scene Detection Technology, cropping an image, digital image rotation, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, digital tele-converter, Smile Detection technology, Zoom Framing Assist, histogram display, audio recording, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, built-in speaker, in-camera red-eye removal, camera orientation detection, resizing an image, cropping an image, safety zoom, digital image rotation, saturation control, sharpness control, digital noise reduction, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, AE lock, digital tele-converter, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, safety zoom, saturation control, sharpness control, Face Detection Self-timer, AF lock, Motion Detection Technology, AF/AE tracking, Blink Detection technology, RGB primary color filter, Scene Detection Technology, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, Smile Detection technology, Motion Detection Technology, Zoom Framing Assist, RGB primary color filter, camera orientation detection

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x USB
    1 x composite video/audio output
    1 x HDMI output
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    Lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Canon NB-7L
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1050 mAh ( included ), 1 x Canon NB-7L Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1050 mAh ( included )

Software

  • Type
    Canon ImageBrowser, Canon PhotoStitch, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Canon Remote Capture, Drivers & Utilities, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.4 - 10.6, MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP SP3
  • 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

Where to Buy

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS (Black)

Part Number: 4344B001

MSRP: $429.99

See manufacturer website for availability.