Canon PowerShot SX30 IS (Black) Specifications

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS (Black)

Part Number: 4344B001 (Reviewed)

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Product Type
    Digital camera - compact
  • Sensor Resolution
    14.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    14,500,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    14,100,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Zoom
    35 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 4
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    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
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, 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, stitch assist, poster effect, smart shutter, snow, sports mode, stitch assist, super vivid, color accent, foliage, landscape, low light, portrait mode, landscape, low light, miniature effect
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Effect, Color Swap, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, Lighter Skin Tone, Vivid, 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

Lens System

  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 - 840mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    0 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0 in - 19.7 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Construction
    10 groups / 13 elements
  • Features
    HI-UD (High Index - Ultra Low Dispersion) glass, UA lens, UD glass, aspherical lens

Camera Flash

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

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
  • Additional Features
    720p HD movie recording, Motion Detection Technology, USB 2.0 compatibility, RGB primary color filter, Zoom Framing Assist, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, contrast control, USB 2.0 compatibility, Wink Self-timer, Zoom Framing Assist, audio recording, DPOF support, display brightness control, focus bracketing, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye removal, digital noise reduction, safety zoom, direct print, display brightness control, focus bracketing, AF lock, 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, AF/AE tracking, Face Detection Self-timer, DPOF support, PictBridge support, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    202,000 pixels pixels

Display

  • Type
    2.7" LCD display
  • Resolution
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    rotating

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Canon ImageBrowser, Canon PhotoStitch, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, 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

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, case for hot shoe cap, lens cap, neck strap, shoe cap

Battery

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

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • 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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.8 in
  • Depth
    4.2 in
  • Height
    3.6 in
  • Weight
    21.2 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

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.