Canon PowerShot S1 IS Specifications

Canon PowerShot G

Canon PowerShot S1 IS

Part Number: 9179A001 Released: August 31, 2004

General

  • Depth
    2.6 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    3.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    3300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    3200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Digital Zoom
    3.2 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Point-and-shoot highlights
    Video capture ability adds convenience for the user.
  • 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 scene, portrait mode, slow shutter, 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
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    3.3 ft - 14 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation

Display

  • Display Format
    114,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Environmental Parameters

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

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Type
    10 x zoom lens - 5.8 - 58 mm - f/2.8-3.1
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-3.1
  • Min Focal Length
    5.8 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    58 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    3.9 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    9
  • Element Qty
    11
  • Features
    Ultrasonic Motor (USM), aspherical lens

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    CompactFlash, Microdrive
  • Included Memory Card
    32 MB CompactFlash
  • Image Storage
    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 : 108 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 1024 x 768 : 53 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 1024 x 768 : 94 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 1024 x 768 : 174 - with 32MB card
    Super-fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 120 - with 32MB card
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 196 - with 32MB card
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480 : 337 - with 32MB card
  • Video Capture
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 15 sec - with 32MB card
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps - 46 sec - with 32MB card
    AVI - 640 x 480 - 15 fps - 30 sec - with 32MB card
    AVI - 320 x 240 - 15 fps - 91 sec - with 32MB card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.33 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    114000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.7 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE/FE lock, AF lock, auto power save, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, histogram display

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    CompactFlash Card

Shutter

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

Software

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

Battery

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

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 2000, Apple Mac OS 9, MS Windows ME, Apple Mac OS X 10.1, MS Windows XP, MS Windows 98, MS Windows 98 SE
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, SVGA monitor, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon PowerShot
  • Model
    S1 IS
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1.7 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 200, ISO 400, ISO 50, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    400
  • Digital Zoom
    3.2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVI
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Custom Effect, Low Sharpening, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    AE/FE lock, AF lock, auto power save, camera orientation detection, date/time stamp, digital image rotation, histogram display

CE System

  • Remote Control
    optional

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

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 scene, portrait mode, slow shutter, 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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Height
    3.1 in
  • Weight
    0.88 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    3.2 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    9.4 mm ( 1/2.7" )
  • Total Pixels
    3300000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    3200000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    1.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    3.8 cm
  • Display Format
    114,000 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

  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Dioptric Correction Range
    -5.5 to +1.5

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.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Where to Buy

Canon PowerShot S1 IS

Part Number: 9179A001 Released: Aug 31, 2004

MSRP: $499.00

Visit manufacturer site for details.