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Canon PowerShot SX720 HS Specifications

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS (black)

Part Number: 1070C001

General

  • Depth
    1.4 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    20.3 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    21100000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    20300000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 6
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, Smile Shutter, Wink Self-timer
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, iFrame
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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
    fireworks, handheld night scene, low light, portrait mode, sports mode
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome, Neutral, Positive Film, Posterization, Sepia, Soft Focus, 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
    1/3200 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • X-sync Speed
    1/2000 sec

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 13 ft ( wide lens )
    6.6 ft ( tele lens )
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    10 groups / 13 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    40 x
  • Min Focal Length
    4.3 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    172 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    2 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in - 19.7 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    10
  • Element Qty
    13
  • Features
    UD glass, aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black

Memory / Storage

  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 p - 60 fps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 p - 30 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 p - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 p - 30 fps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, GPS via mobile, HS System, Hybrid Auto, Live View Control, Smart Flash Exposure, USB charging, Zoom Framing Assist, auto power save, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital tele-converter, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x USB 2.0 ( mini-USB Type B )
    1 x HDMI output ( 19 pin micro HDMI Type D )

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/3200 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/2000 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Battery

  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 250 shots
    Photo shooting - 355 shots ( ECO mode )
    Playback - 5 hours
  • Battery Type
    Canon NB-13L
  • Details
    1 x Canon NB-13L Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon PowerShot
  • Model
    SX720 HS
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    4.6 frames per second, 5.9 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 80-3200, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, iFrame
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Frame Rate (Max Resolution)
    60 fps
  • High-Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 6
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome, Neutral, Positive Film, Posterization, Sepia, Soft Focus, 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, Smile Shutter, Wink Self-timer
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Intelligent IS with 5-axis Advanced Dynamic Mode)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, GPS via mobile, HS System, Hybrid Auto, Live View Control, Smart Flash Exposure, USB charging, Zoom Framing Assist, auto power save, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital tele-converter, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image

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
    fireworks, handheld night scene, low light, portrait mode, sports mode

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
    Subject-tracking AF

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.3 in
  • Height
    2.5 in
  • Weight
    8.64 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    20.3 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    11 mm ( 1/2.3" )
  • Total Pixels
    21100000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    20300000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.5 cm
  • Display Format
    922,000 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Wireless Interface
    IEEE 802.11b/g/n, NFC (Near Field Communication)
  • Computer Connectivity
    Mac, Windows
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support, direct print

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon