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Canon Powershot SX240 HS Compact Digital camera|Black|12 Mega Pixel|20x Zoom|25mm Wide Angle Lens|Face Detect|3 Inch LCD|Full HD|HDMI|Intelligent IS|Cheapest Price

Canon PowerShot SX240 HS
Canon
Model: PowerShot SX240 HS

12 MP Compact Digital Camera 3 Inch LCD Smart Auto

  • HS System, 12.1MP CMOS, DIGIC 5
  • 1080P Full HD,20x Zoom,25mm WA-Lens
  • Smart Auto, High Speed Shooting
  • Face Detection, Intelligent IS
  • Actual Colour: Silver

 
Availability: Discontinued

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  • IMAGE SENSOR
  • Type 1/2.3 type back-illuminated CMOS
  • Effective Pixels Approx. 12.1M
  • Colour Filter Type Primary Colour
  • IMAGE PROCESSOR
  • Type DIGIC 5 with iSAPS technology
  • LENS
  • Focal Length 4.5 – 90.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 25 – 500 mm)
  • Zoom Optical 20x
  • ZoomPlus 39x
  • Digital Approx. 4.0x (with Digital Tele-Converter Approx. 1.5x or 2.0x and Safety Zoom¹). Combined Approx. 80x
  • Maximum f/number f/3.5 – f/6.8
  • Construction 12 elements in 10 groups (1 UA lens, 2 double-sided aspherical lens)
  • Image Stabilisation Yes (lens shift-type), 4-stop. Intelligent IS
  • FOCUSING
  • Type TTL
  • AF System/ Points Face Detection, 1-point AF (fixed to centre)
  • AF Modes Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE¹, Tracking AF
  • AF Point Selection Size (Normal, Small)
  • AF Lock On/Off Selectable
  • AF Assist Beam Yes
  • Manual Focus Yes
  • Closest Focusing Distance 5 cm (W) from front of lens in macro
  • EXPOSURE CONTROL
  • Metering modes Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (Centre)
  • AE Lock On/Off Selectable
  • Exposure Compensation +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments.
  • i-Contrast for automatic dynamic range correction
  • ISO sensitivity* AUTO, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
  • SHUTTER
  • Speed 1 – 1/3200 sec. (factory default)
  • 15 – 1/3200 sec. (total range – varies by shooting mode)
  • WHITE BALANCE
  • Type TTL
  • Settings Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Underwater, Custom. Multi-area WB correction available in Smart Auto
  • LCD MONITOR
  • Monitor 7.5 cm (3.0”) PureColor II G (TFT). Approx. 461,000 dots
  • Coverage Approx. 100%
  • Brightness Adjustable to one of five levels. Quick-bright LCD
  • FLASH
  • Modes Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro
  • Slow Sync Speed Yes. Fastest speed 1/2000 sec.
  • Red-Eye Reduction Yes
  • Flash Exposure Compensation +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments. Face Detection FE, Safety FE, Smart Flash Exposure
  • Flash Exposure Lock Yes
  • Manual Power Adjustment 3 levels with internal flash
  • Built-in Flash Range 50 cm – 3.5 m (W) / 1.0 m – 2.0 m (T)
  • External Flash Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2
  • SHOOTING
  • Modes Smart Auto (58 scenes detected), Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Live View Control, Easy, Movie Digest, SCN (Portrait, Smooth Skin, Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer), High-speed Burst HQ, Handheld Night Scene, Low Light (3.0MP), Underwater, Snow, Fireworks, Stitch Assist), Creative Filter (Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Soft Focus, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Color Accent, Color Swap), Discreet, Movie
  • Modes in Movie Smart Auto (21 scenes detected), Program AE, Portrait, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Color Accent, Color Swap, Live View Control, Underwater, Snow, Fireworks, iFrame Movie, Super Slow Motion Movie
  • Photo Effects My Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color)
  • Drive modes Single, Auto drive, Continuous, Continuous with AF, Self-Timer
  • Continuous Shooting Approx. 2.4 shots/sec., AF: Approx. 0.8 shots/sec., LV: Approx. 0.9 shots/sec., High-speed Burst HQ: Approx. 10.3 shots/sec., up to 10 shots¹²
  • RECORDING PIXELS / COMPRESSION
  • Image Size 4:3 - (L) 4000 x 3000, (M1) 2816 x 2112, (M2) 1600 x 1200, (S) 640 x 480
  • 16:9 - (L) 4000 x 2248, (M1) 2816 x 1584, (M2) 1920 x 1080, (S) 640 x 360
  • 3:2 - (L) 4000 x 2664, (M1) 2816 x 1880, (M2) 1600 x 1064, (S) 640 x 424
  • 1:1 - (L) 2992 x 2992, (M1) 2112 x 2112, (M2) 1200 x 1200, (S) 480 x 480
  • Resize in playback (M2, S, XS)
  • *XS is half the length and width of S
  • Compression Superfine, Fine
  • Movies (Full HD) 1920 x 1080, 24 fps, (HD) 1280 x 720, 30 fps, (L) 640 x 480, 30 fps
  • Super Slow Motion Movie (L) 640 x 480, 120fps, (M) 320 x 240, 240fps
  • Miniature Effect (HD, L) 6fps, 3fps, 1.5 fps
  • iFrame Movie (HD)
  • Movie Length (Full HD & HD) Up to 4 GB or 29 min. 59 sec.¹
  • (L) Up to 4 GB or 1 hour²
  • (Super Slow Motion Movie) 30 sec.
  • FILE TYPES
  • Still Image Type JPEG compression, (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system, Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
  • Movies MOV [H.264 + Linear PCM (stereo)]
  • iFrame
  • DIRECT PRINT
  • Canon Printers Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers and Canon Inkjet Printers supporting PictBridge (ID Photo Print, Fixed Size Print and Movie Print supported on SELPHY CP & ES printers only)
  • PictBridge Yes
  • OTHER FEATURES
  • Red-Eye Correction Yes, during shooting and playback
  • My Camera / My Menu Start-up image and camera sounds customisation
  • My Category Image tagging feature
  • Intelligent Orientation Sensor Yes
  • Histogram Yes
  • Playback zoom Approx. 2x - 10x
  • Self Timer Approx. 2 or 10 sec. or Custom
  • Menu Languages English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Chinese (traditional), Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, Greek, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Thai, Arabic, Ukrainian, Romanian, Farsi, Malaysian,Indonesian, Vietnamese
  • INTERFACE
  • Computer Hi-Speed USB (MTP, PTP) dedicated connector (Mini-B compatible)
  • Other HDMI Mini Connector (HDMI-CEC compatible), A/V output (PAL/NTSC)
  • MEMORY CARD
  • Type SD, SDHC, SDXC
  • SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEM
  • PC & Macintosh Windows 7 SP1/ Vista SP2/ XP SP3
  • Mac OS X v10.6 - 10.7
  • SOFTWARE
  • Browsing & Printing ImageBrowser EX
  • Other PhotoStitch
  • POWER SOURCE
  • Batteries Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-6L (battery and charger supplied)
  • Battery life Approx. 230 shots¹
  • Approx. 300 min. playback
  • A/C Power Supply Optional, AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC40
  • ACCESSORIES
  • Cases / Straps Soft Case DCC-1500
  • Waterproof / Weatherproof Case Waterproof Case (40m) WP-DC46
  • Waterproof Case Weight WW-DC1
  • Flash Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2
  • Power Supply & Battery Chargers AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC40, Battery Charger CB-2LYE
  • Other Canon HDMI Cable HTC-100
  • PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS
  • Operating Environment 0 - 40 °C, 10 - 90% humidity
  • Dimensions (WxHxD) 106.3 x 61.0 x 32.7 mm
  • Weight Approx. 224 g (including battery/batteries and memory card)
  • Zoom ¹ Depending on the image size selected.
  • AF Modes ¹ Some settings limit availability.
  • Continuous Shooting ¹ Under conditions where the flash does not fire.
  • ² Depending on memory card speed / capacity / compression setting.
  • Movie Length ¹ The following Speed Class memory cards are required for maximum record time: (HD) 1280 x 720 Speed Class 4 or above. (Full HD) 1920 x 1080 Speed Class 6 or above. (iFrame) 1280 x 720 Speed Class 6 or above.
  • ² Depending on memory card speed / capacity / compression setting.
  • Battery life ¹ Using the batteries and memory card format supplied with the camera (where included), except where indicated.

The PowerShotSX240HS Compact Digital Camera is also known as:

PowerShot SX240 HS, PowerShotSX240HS, PowerShotSX-240-HS, PowerShotSX 240 HS, PowerShotSX24OHS
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