Canon PowerShot SX510 HS Specs

Canon PowerShot SX510 HS

Part Number: 8409B001AA

General

  • Depth
    3.2 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    12800000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12100000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Wireless Connection
    Wireless LAN
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 4
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Display

  • Display Format
    461,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    Built-in

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F
  • Humidity Range Operating
    10 - 90%

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 80-3200, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    discreet, fireworks, low light, movie digest, portrait mode, self-portrait with self-timer, snow
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome, Neutral, Positive Film, Posterization, Sepia, Super Vivid, Toy camera, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, fluorescent light (daylight), tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Camera Flash

  • Type
    Pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 16.4 ft (wide lens)
    1.6 ft - 10 ft (tele lens)
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    10 groups / 13 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    30 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.4-5.8
  • Min Focal Length
    4.3 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    129 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    0 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0 in - 19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    10
  • Element Qty
    13
  • Features
    UD glass, aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black
  • Included Accessories
    battery charger, lens cap, lens cap strap, neck strap

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 4000 x 2248
    JPEG 4000 x 2664
    JPEG 4000 x 3000
    JPEG 2816 x 1584
    JPEG 2816 x 1880
    JPEG 2816 x 2112
    JPEG 2112 x 2112
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 1600 x 1064
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 1200 x 1200
    JPEG 640 x 360
    JPEG 640 x 424
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 2992 x 2992
    JPEG 2112 x 2112
    JPEG 1200 x 1200
    JPEG 480 x 480
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 6 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 3 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 1.5 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 6 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 3 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 1.5 fps - Miniature Effect

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1 frame per second, 10.5 frames per second, 3.8 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    0 - 15 sec, 10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, GPS via mobile, HS System, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), Live View Control, Smart AUTO, Subject Detection technology, Zoom Framing Assist, audio recording, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital tele-converter, face detection, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, safety zoom, saturation control, sharpness control

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Software

  • Type
    Canon ImageBrowser EX, Canon Map Utility, Canon PhotoStitch, Drivers & Utilities

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Canon NB-6LH lithium ion - manufacturer-specific
  • Details
    1 x Canon NB-6LH Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 250 shots
    Photo shooting - 330 shots
    Playback - 5 hours

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS X 10.6 - 10.8, MS Windows 7 SP1, MS Windows Vista SP2, MS Windows XP SP3, Windows 8
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon PowerShot
  • Model
    SX510 HS
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    1 frame per second, 10.5 frames per second, 3.8 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 80-3200, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • High-Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 4
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome, Neutral, Positive Film, Posterization, Sepia, Super Vivid, Toy camera, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer
  • Self-Timer Delay
    0 - 15 sec, 10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, GPS via mobile, HS System, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), Live View Control, Smart AUTO, Subject Detection technology, Zoom Framing Assist, audio recording, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital tele-converter, face detection, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, safety zoom, saturation control, sharpness control

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
    discreet, fireworks, low light, movie digest, portrait mode, self-portrait with self-timer, snow

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    Optical

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
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    12.1 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    11 mm (1/2.3")
  • Total Pixels
    12800000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    12100000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    461,000 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Wireless Interface
    Wireless LAN
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support, direct print

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.1 in
  • Depth
    3.2 in
  • Height
    2.7 in
  • Weight
    11.15 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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