Canon PowerShot S410

User Manual

Operating manual
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Product Description From Canon:

The successor to the enormously popular PowerShot S400 Digital ELPH camera, this new four-megapixel model offers all of the advantages of its distinguished predecessor as well as the array of features like Direct Print/ Print/Share and Direct Transfer . Among the PowerShot S410 Digital ELPH camera other key attributes are its peak resolution of 2272 x 1704 pixels, a 3x (36-108mm equivalent) all glass, seven-element, Canon zoom lens with a wide AF range from 2 inches (in macro mode) to infinity. The PowerShot S410 Digital ELPH camera also records movies with sound at 15 frames per second for clips of up to three-minutes each at 320 x 240 or 160 x 120 resolution

PowerShot S410 - Front View
PowerShot S410 - Rear View


Type:Compact digital still camera with built-in flash and 3.0x optical, 3.6x digital, 11x combined zoom
CCD type:1/1.8-inch charge coupled device
Total pixels:Approximately 4.1 million
Effective pixels:Approximately 4.0 million
Lens focal length:7.4 (wide) to 22.2 (telephoto) millimeters (35mm film equivalent
Digital zoom:3.6x
Focusing range: Normal AF: 46 centimeters (1.5 feet) to infinity (wide and telephoto); macro AF: 5 to 46 centimeters (2.0 inches to 1.5 feet) (wide); 30 to 46 centimeters (1.0 to 1.5 feet) (telephoto)
Autofocus system:9-point AiAF (Automatic Focus Point Selection)/1-point AF (Fixed to center)
Optical viewfinder:Real-image optical zoom viewfinder
LCD monitor:1.5 inch low-temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT color LCD
LCD pixels:Approximately 118,000 pixels
LCD coverage:100%
Maximum aperture:f2.8 (wide) to f4.9 (telephoto)
Shutter speed:15 seconds to 1/2,000 second
Sensitivity:AUTO (camera automatically sets optimum speeds); ISO 50, 100, 200, 400 equivalent
Light metering method:Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot Metering frame when spot is center fixed
Exposure control method:Program AE
Exposure compensation:+/- 2.0 stops in 1/3-stop increments
White balance control:Auto, Pre-set (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H), or Custom White Balance
Built-in flash:Auto, Red-Eye Reduction On/Off, Slow-Sync
Flash range: Normal: 46 to 3.5 meters (1.5 to 11 feet) (wide); 46 centimeters to 2.0 meters (1.5 to 6.6 feet) (telephoto); Macro: 30 to 46 centimeters (1.0 inch to 1.5 feet) (wide) (when ISO is set to AUTO)
Recycling time:Approximately 10 seconds or less (battery voltage
Flash exposure compensation:+/- 2.0 stops in 1/3-stop increments
Shooting modes:Auto, Manual (Long Shutter mode is also available), Stitch Assist, Movie
Photo effects:Vivid, Neutral, Low Sharpening, Sepia, and Black & White
Self-timer:Operates with approximately 2 second or 10 second count-down
Continuous shooting: High speed: approximately 2.2 shots per second; normal speed: approximately 1.5 shots per second (Large/ Fine Mode and LCD monitor is off)
Storage media:CompactFlash (CF) card Type I
File format:Design Rule for Camera File System (DCF)
Print order format:Digital Print Order Format (DPOF) Version 1.1
Image recording format: Still image: JPEG (Exif 2.2 compliant)
JPEG compression mode:SuperFine, Fine, or Normal
Number of recording pixels: Still image: 2,272 x 1,704 (Large), 1,600 x 1,200 (Medium1), 1,024 x 768 (Medium2), 640 x 480 (Small); movie: 320 x 240, 160 x 120
Playback modes file:Single, Index (9 thumbnails), Magnification (2x to 10x), Slide Show, or Movie
Erase modes: Still images: Single Image, All Images; movie: Part of Movie, All Movie
Computer interface:Universal Serial Bus (USB)(mini-B jack)
Video out:NTSC/PAL
Other interfaces:CF card slot (accept Type I card); direct connection to Canon CP Printers and BJ Photo Printers (no computer required)
Power source:Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery (NB-1LH or NB-1L), compact power adapter (CA-PS500), car battery charger (CBC-NB1), coin-type secondary Lithium battery (MS-614S)
Shooting capacity:AA alkaline with LCD on, approximately 190; LCD off, approximately 440
Playback time:Approximately 140 minutes
Operating temperature:32 to 104 degrees F (0 to 40 degrees C)
Operating humidity:10 to 90%
Dimensions (W x H x D):3.43 x 2.24 x 1.09 inches (87.0 x 57.0 x 27.8 millimeters) excluding protrusions
Weight:Approximately 6.53 ounces (185 grams), camera body only
Mac requirements: Mac OS 9.0 to 9.2, Mac OS X (v10.1/10.2); computer model: the above OS should be pre-installed on computer with built-in USB ports; CPU: PowerPC; interface: USB (models with Apple genuine USB interface only)
PC requirements: Microsoft Windows 98 (including Second Edition)/Me/2000/XP; computer model: the above OS should be pre-installed on computer with built-in USB ports; CPU: Pentium 150MHz or higher processor (Windows 98/Me/2000), Pentium 300MHz or higher processor (Windows XP); interface: USB (Windows 98/Me/2000/XP pre-install model only)