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Canon PowerShot SD870 IS Digital ELPH


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Manufacturer Canon USA, Inc.
Model name PowerShot SD870 IS Digital ELPH
Date announced 2007-08-20
MSRP $349
Street price N/A
Official site PowerShot SD870 IS Homepage
 
Camera type N/A
Sensor size (type) 1/2.5" (CCD)
Max still resolution 3264 x 2448 (8 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 3.8X optical + 4X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
28mm - 105mm
Max aperture F2.8 - F5.8
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) Yes (3 cm)
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support No
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 230,000 pixels
LCD position Fixed
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, white balance
ISO range 80/100/200/400/800/1600
RAW/TIFF support No
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (AVI)
Max movie resolution 640 x 480
Sound in movies Yes
Zoom usable in movies
 
Storage method SD/SDHC/MMC/MMCplus card (32MB card included)
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
8-270
 
Battery used NB-5L (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
270 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output No
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
3.7 x 2.3 x 1.0 in (94.0 x 58.4 x 25.4 mm)
Weight (empty) 5.5 oz (155 g)
 
Included software Canon Digital Camera Solutions
 
Misc. notes Comes in silver and black trim
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