Canon PowerShot SX230 HS Specifications

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS (Blue)

Part Number: 5044B001AA

General

  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3 in
  • Digital Zoom
    4x
  • System
    TTL
  • Digital Video Format
    MOV, iFrame
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, EXIF 2.3
  • AV Interfaces
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    fireworks, foliage, handheld night shot, kids & pets, landscape, low light, portrait mode, snow, stitch assist, underwater
  • Special Effects
    Color Accent, Color Swap, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome, Neutral, Posterization, Sepia, Toy camera, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red
  • White Balance
    custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight, fluorescent, tungsten light
  • Exposure Compensation
    2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Camera Flash

  • Type
    Built-in
  • Effective Flash Range
    2.5 ft - 11.5 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Flash Modes
    fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Display

  • Display Form Factor
    Built-in
  • Type
    3" LCD display

Miscellaneous

  • Colour
    Blue

Lens System

  • Type
    14 x zoom lens - 5.7 - 18.8 mm - f/3.1-5.9
  • Optical Zoom
    14x
  • Lens Aperture
    F/3.1-5.9
  • Macro Focus Range
    5-50 cm (Wide)
  • Features
    UD glass, aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCardplus, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    MOV - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps
    MOV - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    MOV - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    MOV - 640 x 480 - 120 fps
    MOV - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    MOV - 320 x 240 - 240 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1 frame per second, 3.2 frames per second, 8.1 frames per second (3Mpix)
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, HS System, RGB primary color filter, Scene Detection Technology, Smart Flash Exposure, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, Smile Detection technology, camera orientation detection, digital tele-converter, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye fix, safety zoom

Connections

  • Type
    Audio output, Mini-HDMI output
  • Qty
    1, 1

Software

  • Type
    Canon PhotoStitch, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista SP1, MS Windows Vista SP2, MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Canon NB-5L
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Video Input

  • Type
    Digital Camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.8 frames per second, 1 frame per second, 3.2 frames per second, 8.1 frames per second (3Mpix)
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Digital Zoom
    4x
  • Digital Video Format
    MOV, iFrame
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, EXIF 2.3
  • AV Interfaces
    USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Special Effects
    Color Accent, Color Swap, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome, Neutral, Posterization, Sepia, Toy camera, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red
  • Self Timer Delay
    2 sec
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabiliser
    Yes
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, HS System, RGB primary color filter, Scene Detection Technology, Smart Flash Exposure, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, Smile Detection technology, camera orientation detection, digital tele-converter, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye fix, safety zoom

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    fireworks, foliage, handheld night shot, kids & pets, landscape, low light, portrait mode, snow, stitch assist, underwater

White Balance

  • White Balance
    custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight, fluorescent, tungsten light

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL

Optical Sensor

  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3 in

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Display Format
    461,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year limited warranty

Camera Memory

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

Camera Specifications

  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support, direct print

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 Quality
    Normal, Fine
  • Image Resolution
    4000 x 2248, 2816 x 1584, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 360, 4000 x 2664, 2816 x 1880, 1600 x 1064, 640 x 424, 4000 x 3000, 2816 x 2112, 1600 x 1200, 640 x 480, 2992 x 2992, 2112 x 2112, 1200 x 1200, 480 x 480
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG, EXIF 2.3

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    MOV, H.264

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Where to Buy

Canon PowerShot SX230 HS (Blue)

Part Number: 5044B001AA

Visit manufacturer site for details.