Canon PowerShot G6 Specifications

Canon PowerShot G

Canon PowerShot G6

Part Number: 9685A001AA Released: August 31, 2004

General

  • Depth
    2.9 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
    4.1 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • Interfaces Provided
    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, spot AF area
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, night mode, portrait mode, stitch assist
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Custom Effect, Low Sharpening, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, fluorescent light (daylight), tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3 EV step

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    2.3 ft - 16.4 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction

Display

  • Display Format
    118,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Environmental Parameters

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

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    7 groups / 8 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    4 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.0-3.0
  • Min Focal Length
    7.2 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    28.8 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    35 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    19.7 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in - 19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    7
  • Element Qty
    8
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in neutral density filter

Power

  • Batteries Included
    1

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    80%
  • Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive
  • Included Memory Card
    32 MB CompactFlash
  • Image Storage
    RAW 3072 x 2304 : 3 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 3072 x 2304 : 9 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 3072 x 2304 : 15 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 3072 x 2304 : 33 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 11 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 21 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 2592 x 1944 : 43 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 18 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 33 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 2048 x 1536 : 67 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 30 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 54 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 1600 x 1200 : 107 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 119 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 195 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480 : 336 - with 32MB 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 - 45 sec - with 32MB card
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 91 sec - with 32MB card
    AVI - 160 x 120 - 15 fps - 241 sec - with 32MB card

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.2 frames per second, 2 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Status LCD Display Information
    AE / FE lock, aperture, picture resolution, program, red-eye reduction, remote control indicator, self-timer mode, shutter speed, white balance indicators, battery condition, drive mode, exposure compensation, flash mode, manual focus mode, metering mode, photo quality, photos remaining
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, histogram display, FE lock, RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, digital image rotation

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Type
    DC power input, USB, composite video/audio output
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Mono

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Canon BP-511A
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1390 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Canon BP-511A

Software

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

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9, 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
    G6
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.2 frames per second, 2 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    4.1 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Custom Effect, Low Sharpening, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, histogram display, FE lock, RGB primary color filter, audio recording, auto power save, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, digital image rotation

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot, spot AF area
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/3 EV step
  • Shooting Programs
    landscape, night mode, portrait mode, stitch assist
  • Bracketing Modes
    focus bracketing

White Balance

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

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
    2.9 in
  • Weight
    0.88 lbs

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    2 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    5.1 cm
  • Display Format
    118,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Form Factor
    CompactFlash Card
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    32 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    real-image zoom
  • Field Coverage
    80%
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -3 to +1

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    2.3 ft
  • Max Shooting Distance
    16.4 ft

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Quality
    fine, super-fine, normal
  • Image Resolution
    1600 x 1200, 3072 x 2304, 640 x 480, 2048 x 1536, 2592 x 1944
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG, RAW
  • Storage Capacity
    107 Ah, 11 Ah, 33 Ah, 336 Ah, 43 Ah, 54 Ah, 67 Ah, 9 Ah, 119 Ah, 15 Ah, 18 Ah, 195 Ah, 21 Ah, 3 Ah, 30 Ah
  • Comments
    with 32MB card

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Resolution
    160 x 120, 320 x 240, 640 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    10 frames per second, 15 frames per second
  • Capacity
    180 sec, 241 sec, 30 sec, 45 sec, 91 sec
  • Comments
    max clip duration, with 32MB card

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Mono

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    1390 mAh
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Where to Buy

Canon PowerShot G6

Part Number: 9685A001AA Released: Aug 31, 2004

MSRP: $699.99

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