Canon PowerShot SX50 HS Specifications

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Part Number: CNETPSSX50HS (Reviewed)

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    BSI-CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    12,800,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12,100,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Zoom
    50 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 5
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF
  • Face Detection
    Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 500
  • Exposure Metering
    evaluative
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    fireworks
  • Special Effects
    Posterization
  • White Balance
    presets
  • White Balance Presets
    tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps

Lens System

  • Type
    50 x zoom lens - 4.3 - 215 mm - f/3.4-6.5
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 - 1200mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    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
    Ultrasonic Motor (USM)

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    pop-up flash
  • Flash Modes
    red-eye reduction
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 18 ft ( wide lens )
    4.6 ft - 10 ft ( tele lens )

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    4.1 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    20 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    high-speed recording

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.2 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    202,000 pixels pixels
  • Field Coverage
    100%

Display

  • Resolution
    461,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    rotating

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Canon PhotoStitch

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.6 - 10.7
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    battery charger

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Canon NB-10L
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SDHC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    iFrame - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 120 fps
    H.264 - 320 x 240 - 240 fps
    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
    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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.8 in
  • Depth
    4.2 in
  • Height
    3.4 in
  • Weight
    19.4 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