Canon PowerShot SD20

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PowerShot SD20


Type:Compact digital still camera with built-in flash and 6.5x digital zoom
Image capture device:1/2.5-inch charge-coupled device (CCD)
Total pixels:Approximately 5.4 million
Effective pixels:Approximately 5.0 million
Focal length:6.4 millimeters (35mm film equivalent
Focusing range: Normal: 3.9 inches/10 centimeters to infinity; macro: 1.2 to 3.9 inches/3 to 10 centimeters
Autofocus system:9-point AiAF/1-point AF (fixed to center), AF-assist beam (On/Off selectable)
Optical viewfinder:None
LCD monitor:1.5-inch low-temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT color LCD
LCD pixels:Approximately 78,000 pixels
LCD coverage:100%
Maximum aperture:f2.8
Shutter speed:15 seconds to 1/1500 second
Sensitivity:Auto (camera automatically sets optimum speeds); ISO 50/100/200/400 (equivalent ISO)
Light metering method:Evaluative, Center-weighted average, or 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
Built-in flash:Auto, Auto with Red-Eye Reduction, Flash on with Red-Eye Reduction, Flash On/Off, Slow-sync
Flash range: Normal: 1.0 to 6.6 feet/30 centimeters to 2.0 meters (when ISO is set to AUTO)
Recycling time:Approximately 10 seconds or less
Shooting modes:Auto, Manual, Portrait, Night Snapshot, Indoor, Underwater, Macro, Stitch Assist, Movies
Photo effects:Off, Vivid, Neutral, Low Sharpening, Sepia, Black & White
Self-timer:Operates with approximately 10-second or 2-second delay
Wireless control:Not available
Continuous shooting:Approximately 0.9 shots per second
Storage media:SD Memory Card
File format:Design Rule for Camera File System Exif 2.2 (JPEG)
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: Large: 2592x1944, medium1: 2048x1536, medium2: 1600x1200, small: 640x480 pixels; Movie: 640x480, 320x240 or 160x120
Playback modes file:Single, Index (9 thumbnail images)
Erase modes: Still images: Single Image, All Images; movie: Part of Movie, All Movie
Computer interface:USB (mini-B, PTP), audio-video output (NTSC or PAL selectable)
Video out:NTSC or PAL
Other:SD memory card slot; direct connection to Canon Compact Photo printers and Bubble Jet photo printers (no computer required) using camera's USB cable; ID photo print; movie print
Power source:Rechargeable Lithium-ion battery (NB-3L)
Shooting capacity: NB-3L: LCD On, approximately 120 shots
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):3.56 by 1.85 by 0.73 inches (90.3 by 47.0 by 18.5 millimeters)
Weight:Approximately 3.53 ounces/100 grams (camera body only)