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Canon PowerShot SX500 IS specifications

Canon PowerShot SX500 IS
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Canon PowerShot SX500 IS specifications

Below you will find the product specifications and the manual specifications of the Canon PowerShot SX500 IS.

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General
Brand Canon
Model PowerShot SX500 IS
Product Photo Camera
EAN 13803156881, 8714574586311, 0013803156881
Language English
Filetype EN - 146 Manual (PDF), EN - 228 (PDF)
Picture quality
Megapixel (approx.) 16 MP
Camera type Bridge camera
Image sensor size 1/2.3 "
Sensor type CCD
Maximum image resolution 4608 x 3456 pixels
Still image resolution(s) 480 x 480,640 x 360,640 x 424,640 x 480,1200 x 1200,1600 x 1064,1600 x 1200,1920 x 1080,2448 x 2448,3264 x 1832,3264 x 2176,3264 x 2448,3456 x 3456,4608 x 2592,4608 x 3072,4608 x 3456
Image stabilizer
Supported aspect ratios 3:2,4:3,16:9
Image formats supported JPG
Lens system
Optical zoom 30 x
Digital zoom 4 x
Focal length range 4.3 - 129 mm
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) 24 mm
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) 720 mm
Minimum aperture number 3.4
Maximum aperture number 5.8
Combined zoom 120 x
Focusing
Focus TTL
Focus adjustment Auto/Manual
Auto focusing (AF) modes -
Normal focusing range 0 - ∞ m
Macro focusing range (wide) 0 - 0.5 m
Auto Mode focusing range (tele) 1.4 - ∞ m
Normal focusing range (tele) 1.4 - ∞ m
Auto Focus (AF) object detection Face
Exposure
ISO sensitivity 100,200,400,800,1600
Light exposure modes Auto
Light exposure control Program AE
Light exposure correction ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light metering Centre-weighted,Evaluative (Multi-pattern),Spot
Shutter
Fastest camera shutter speed 1/1600 s
Slowest camera shutter speed 15 s
Flash
Flash modes Auto,Flash off,Flash on,Slow synchronization
Flash range (wide) 0.5 - 5 m
Flash range (tele) 1.4 - 3 m
Flash recharging time 10 s
Other features
Built-in flash
HDMI ports quantity 1
Power source type AC,Battery
Video
Maximum video resolution 1280 x 720 pixels
Video resolutions 640 x 480,1280 x 720 pixels
Video formats supported H.264,MOV
Motion JPEG frame rate 25 fps
Analog signal format system NTSC,PAL
HD type HD
Video recording
Audio
Built-in microphone -
Memory
Internal memory - MB
Compatible memory cards SD,SDHC,SDXC
Display
Display LCD
Display diagonal 3 "
Display resolution (numeric) 461000 pixels
Ports & interfaces
PictBridge
USB version 2.0
HDMI
Design
Product colour Black
Camera
White balance Auto,Cloudy,Custom modes,Daylight,Fluorescent,Fluorescent H,Tungsten
Scene modes -
Shooting modes Auto,Movie
Photo effects Black&White,Neutral,Positive film,Sepia,Skin tones,Vivid
Self-timer delay 2,10 s
Camera playback Single image,Slide show,Thumbnails
Camera file system Exif 2.3
Windows operating systems supported Windows 7 Home Basic,Windows 7 Home Premium,Windows 7 Professional,Windows 7 Starter,Windows 7 Ultimate,Windows Vista Business,Windows Vista Enterprise,Windows Vista Home Basic,Windows Vista Home Premium,Windows Vista Ultimate,Windows XP Home,Windows XP Professional
Mac operating systems supported Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard,Mac OS X 10.7 Lion
Languages support ARA,CHI (SIMPL),CHI (TR),CZE,DAN,DEU,DUT,ENG,ESP,FIN,FRE,GRE,HUN,ITA,JPN,KOR,NOR,POL,POR,RUM,RUS,SWE,THA,TUR,UKR
Weight & dimensions
Width 104 mm
Depth 80.2 mm
Height 69.5 mm
Weight 318 g
Weight (including battery) 341 g
Battery
Battery technology -
Battery life (max) 4 h
Battery type NB-6L
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T) 0 - 40 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H) 10 - 90 %
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The PowerShot SX500 IS gives you all the power of super zoom in a camera that's sized to go everywhere! The extremely powerful 30x Optical Zoom with 24mm Wide-Angle Lens (35mm equivalent: 24-720mm) gives you true shooting versatility, while the Optical Image Stabilizer ensures crisp, brilliant images at any zoom length. Image quality is spectacular thanks to the 16.0 Megapixel sensor and Canon DIGIC 4 Image Processor, and you can capture stunningly realistic 720p HD video in stereo sound with a simple press of the movie button. An enhanced Zoom Framing Assist button helps you track and capture subjects for sharp super telephoto photography, and new High Speed AF dramatically reduces lag time so you’ll never miss a shot. Just hold the PowerShot SX500 IS in your hand to experience what makes the new design so special. The camera's slim, compact body is proportioned in perfect relation to the giant zoom, while rounded corners with angled grips are a natural fit for the palm of your hand. Zoom right onto the field to capture sports action, achieve those wide-angle travel shots, preserve memories of special events as beautiful HD video - it's all possible with the PowerShot SX500 IS!