Canon PowerShot A400 Specifications

Canon PowerShot A400 (Silver)

Part Number: 9686A001AA

General

  • Depth
    1.5 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    3.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    3300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    3200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3.2"
  • Digital Zoom
    3.2 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach/snow, fireworks, foliage, indoor, night scene, portrait mode, stitch assist, underwater
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Low Sharpening, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, fluorescent light (daylight), tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1500 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 6.6 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Display

  • Display Format
    115,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    silver
  • Color Category
    silver

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    2.2 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.8
  • Min Focal Length
    5.9 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    13.2 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    45 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    18.5 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in - 18.5 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card
    16 MB SD
  • Image Storage
    Super-fine JPEG 2048 x 1536: 8 - with 16MB card
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536: 15 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 2048 x 1536: 30 - with 16MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 1600 x 1200: 13 - with 16MB card
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200: 24 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 1600 x 1200: 46 - with 16MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 1024 x 768: 23 - with 16MB card
    Fine JPEG 1024 x 768: 41 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 1024 x 768: 73 - with 16MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 640 x 480: 51 - with 16MB card
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480: 80 - with 16MB card
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480: 126 - with 16MB card
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 10 fps - 30 sec - max clip duration
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 180 sec - max clip duration
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 180 sec - max clip duration
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 10 fps - 20 sec - with 16MB card
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 40 sec - with 16MB card
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 98 sec - with 16MB card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.3 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

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

Software

  • Type
    ArcSoft PhotoImpression, ArcSoft VideoImpression, Canon ImageBrowser, Canon PhotoRecord, Canon PhotoStitch, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Drivers & Utilities

Battery

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

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9.0 - 9.2, Apple Mac OS X, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 98, MS Windows 98 SE, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon PowerShot
  • Model
    A400
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.3 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    3.2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Low Sharpening, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach/snow, fireworks, foliage, indoor, night scene, portrait mode, stitch assist, underwater

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, fluorescent light (daylight), tungsten light

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.2 in
  • Height
    2.1 in
  • Weight
    0.44 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    3.2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3.2"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    7.9 mm (1/3.2")
  • Total Pixels
    3300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    3200000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    1.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    3.8 cm
  • Display Format
    115,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Form Factor
    SD Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    16 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    real-image zoom

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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Canon PowerShot A400 (Silver)

Part Number: 9686A001AA
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