Canon PowerShot A20 - digital camera Series Specifications

General

  • Depth
    1.5 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    2.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    2110000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    2020000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Digital Zoom
    3 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    3
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    10 in - 14 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Display

  • Display Format
    117,600 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 150
  • Exposure Metering
    evaluative
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual
  • White Balance
    automatic, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, fine, fluorescent, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 2.5x zoom - 5.4 - 16.2 mm - f/2.8-4.8
  • Lens Construction
    7 groups / 9 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    2.5 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-4.8
  • Min Focal Length
    5.4 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    16.2 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    29.9 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    6.3 in - 30 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    automatic
  • Group Qty
    7
  • Element Qty
    9
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    metallic silver
  • Color Category
    silver

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash
  • Included Memory Card
    8 MB CompactFlash
  • Image Storage
    Fine 1600 x 1200: 7 - with 8MB card
    Normal 1600 x 1200: 11 - with 8MB card
    Basic 1600 x 1200: 24 - with 8MB card
    Fine 1024 x 768: 16 - with 8MB card
    Normal 1024 x 768: 24 - with 8MB card
    Normal 1024 x 768: 46 - with 8MB card
    Fine 640 x 480: 35 - with 8MB card
    Normal 640 x 480: 50 - with 8MB card
    Normal 640 x 480: 87 - with 8MB card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Frames
    Autofocus frame

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second
  • Features
    AE/FE lock, date/time stamp

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1 sec

Battery

  • Technology
    alkaline
  • Battery Type
    AA
  • Details
    4 x AA alkaline battery (included)

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon PowerShot
  • Model
    A20
  • Localization
    English
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    2.5 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 150
  • ISO (Max)
    150
  • Digital Zoom
    3 x
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video/audio
  • Features
    AE/FE lock, date/time stamp

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    none

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    evaluative
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, fine, fluorescent, tungsten light

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    3

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.3 in
  • Height
    2.8 in
  • Weight
    0.66 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    2.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    9.4 mm (1/2.7")
  • Total Pixels
    2110000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    2020000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    1.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    3.8 cm
  • Display Format
    117,600 pixels

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Form Factor
    CompactFlash Card
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    8 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    real-image zoom
  • Field Coverage
    80%
  • Viewfinder Frames
    autofocus frame

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Where to Buy

Canon PowerShot A20 - digital camera

Part Number: 6864A001AA

MSRP: $449.00

Visit manufacturer site for details.