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Canon Powershot SX170 IS

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Powershot SX170 IS

Rating: 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5

Canon Powershot SX170 IS
Availability
Discontinued Yes Edit
Year announced 2013 Edit
Lens
Max Aperture f/3.5 - f/5.9 Edit
Filter Size No Data Edit
Lens Range 5mm - 80mm Edit
35mm equivalent 28mm - 448mm Edit
Optical Zoom 16x Edit
Digital Zoom 4x Edit
Image Sensor
Pixels 16Mp (Megapixels) Edit
Pixels (W) 4608 Edit
Pixels (H) 3456 Edit
Sensor Type CCD Edit
Sensor Size 1/2.3 inch Edit
Sensor Size (width) 6.16mm Edit
Sensor Size (height) 4.62mm Edit
Aspect Ratio
  • 4:3
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
  • 1:1
Edit
Pixel pitch No Data Edit
LCD Monitor
LCD Monitor 3in Edit
Brightness adjust Yes Edit
Tilting screen No Edit
Live view Yes Edit
Screen resolution 230,000 dots Edit
Touch Screen No Edit
Focusing
Min Focus 1cm Edit
Focusing modes
  • Autofocus
  • Face Detection
  • Manual
  • AF Tracking
Edit
Focusing Points No Data Edit
Auto Focus Sensitivity No Data Edit
Construction
Waterproof No Edit
Waterproof Depth 0m Edit
Weather-sealed No Data Edit
Exposure Control
Shutter speeds shortest 1/3200sec Edit
Shutter speeds longest 15sec Edit
Bulb mode No Edit
Self Timer Single, Continuous, Continuous with AF, Self-Timer Edit
Exp modes
  • Program
  • Manual
  • Scene modes
  • Aperture-Priority
  • Shutter-Priority
Edit
AE lock No Data Edit
Metering
  • Centre-weighted - Average
  • Spot
Edit
ISO sensitivity 100 - 1600 Edit
White balance
  • Auto
  • Manual
  • Outdoors/Daylight
  • Cloudy
  • Incandescent
  • Fluorescent
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Digital filter Yes Edit
Exposure Comp +/-2 Edit
Auto Exposure Bracketing No Data Edit
Viewfinder
Viewfinder field of view No Data Edit
Depth of field preview No Data Edit
Viewfinder Resolution No Data Edit
Magnification No Data Edit
Shooting Options
Continuous shooting 0.8fps Edit
Multiple exposure No Data Edit
Sound recording No Data Edit
3D shooting No Edit
Video
Movie mode Yes Edit
Video Resolution
  • 1280x720 HD 720p
  • 640x480 VGA
Edit
Video FPS 30 Edit
Stereo Sound Yes Edit
Optical Zoom with Video Yes Edit
Flash
Flash Guide Number (ISO100/m) No Data Edit
Flash sync speed 1/2000s Edit
Flash modes
  • Auto
  • Red eye reduction
  • Slow sync
  • Off
  • On
  • Forced
Edit
Flash sync socket
    Edit
    Flash compensation No Data Edit
    Hot Shoe No Edit
    Flash Range No Data Edit
    External Flash
      Edit
      Shooting Performance
      Shutter response No Data Edit
      Focus speed - Wide No Data Edit
      Focus speed - Telephoto No Data Edit
      Switch on time to first photo No Data Edit
      Shot to shot speed No Data Edit
      Shot to shot speed - flash No Data Edit
      Continuous shooting - JPEG No Data Edit
      Continuous shooting - Flash No Data Edit
      Continuous shooting - RAW No Data Edit
      Other Features
      Number of Custom Functions No Data Edit
      Dust removal No Edit
      Image Stabilisation Yes Edit
      Histogram No Data Edit
      Thumbnail / Index view Yes Edit
      Video out No Data Edit
      Slide show mode Yes Edit
      Zoom playback No Data Edit
      Projection No Edit
      GPS enabled No Edit
      Interface
      HDMI No Edit
      USB USB 2 Edit
      Firewire No Edit
      Platform
      • PC
      • MAC
      Edit
      Wi-Fi No Edit
      Ethernet No Edit
      NFC No Edit
      Bluetooth No Edit
      Microphone Socket No Data Edit
      Headphone Socket No Data Edit
      Storage
      Card Type
      • SD
      • SDHC
      • SDXC
      Edit
      File Type
      • JPG
      Edit
      Internal Memory 0MB Edit
      Power Source
      Battery Type Lithium Ion Edit
      Battery Life (CIPA rating) 300shots Edit
      Movie recording time No Data Edit
      Box Contents
      Box Contents Camera, Battery, Charger, Wrist Strap, Manual Edit
      Dimensions
      Weight 291g Edit
      Width 111mm Edit
      Height 72.5mm Edit
      Depth 44.1mm Edit

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