Canon PowerShot A620 Specifications

Canon PowerShot A620

Canon PowerShot A620

Part Number: 0321B001 (Reviewed) Released: August 30, 2005

General

  • Depth
    1.9 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    7.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    7400000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    7100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.8"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC II
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    Having video capture capability makes this camera ideal for social functions or vacation shots.
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, stitch assist, underwater, foliage, indoor, kids & pets, landscape, night scene, night snapshot, portrait mode, snow
  • 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, underwater
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.5 ft - 14 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation

Display

  • Type
    2" LCD display
  • Display Format
    115,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    folding (180°) / rotating (270°)

Environmental Parameters

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

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 4 x zoom - 7.3 - 29.2 mm - f/2.8-4.1
  • Optical Zoom
    4 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-4.1
  • Min Focal Length
    7.3 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    29.2 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    17.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in - 17.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom
  • LED Information
    Flash ready, autofocus ready

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card
    32 MB SD
  • Image Storage
    Super-fine JPEG 3072 x 2304 : 9 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 3072 x 2304 : 15 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 3072 x 2304 : 31 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 11 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 20 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 40 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 17 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 32 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 63 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 1600 x 1200
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200
    Normal JPEG 1600 x 1200
    Super-fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 109 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 168 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480 : 265 - with 32MB card
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 60 fps - 60 sec - max clip duration
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 15 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 180 sec - max clip duration

Power

  • Batteries Included
    2

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.9 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, histogram display, FE 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
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Mono

Software

  • Type
    ArcSoft PhotoStudio, Canon ImageBrowser, Canon PhotoRecord, Canon PhotoStitch, Canon Remote Capture, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Drivers & Utilities

Battery

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

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.1.5 - 10.3, 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
    A620
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.9 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    USB 2.0, composite video
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC II
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Low Sharpening, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, histogram display, FE 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
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, stitch assist, underwater, foliage, indoor, kids & pets, landscape, night scene, night snapshot, portrait mode, snow

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

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

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    7.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.8"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    14.1 mm ( 1/1.8" )
  • Total Pixels
    7400000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    7100000 pixels

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.1 in
  • Height
    2.6 in
  • Weight
    8.29 oz

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    folding (180°) / rotating (270°)
  • Diagonal Size
    2 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    5.1 cm
  • Display Format
    115,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Form Factor
    SD Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    32 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, MOTION PRINT, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    real-image zoom
  • LED Information
    autofocus ready, flash ready

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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Canon PowerShot A620

Part Number: 0321B001 Released: Aug 30, 2005
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