Home News Buyers Guide Forums FAQ Links About Advertising
    DIGITAL CAMERA DATABASE | RECENT & UPCOMING REVIEWS | ALL OUR REVIEWS | COMPARE CAMERAS
 
 
   

Canon PowerShot SX20 IS


No shopping links available

| Share


Manufacturer Canon USA, Inc.
Model name PowerShot SX20 IS
Date announced 2009-08-19
MSRP $399
Street price N/A
Official site PowerShot SX20 IS Homepage
 
Camera type Compact
Sensor size (type) 1/2.3" (CCD)
Max still resolution 4000 x 3000 (12 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 20X optical + 4X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
28mm - 560mm
Max aperture F2.8 - F5.7
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 (0 cm)
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 2.5"
LCD resolution 230,000 pixels
LCD position Rotating
Viewfinder Electronic
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 80/100/200/400/800/1600
RAW/TIFF support No
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (H.264)
Max movie resolution 1280 x 720
Sound in movies Yes (Stereo)
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method SD/SDHC/MMC/MMCplus/HC MMCplus (no card included)
Shop for memory cards
Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used AA (4)
Shop for extra batteries
Battery life
(CIPA standard)
600 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output No
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.9 x 3.5 x 3.4 in (124.5 x 88.9 x 86.4 mm)
Weight (empty) 19.8 oz (560 g)
 
Included software Canon Digital Camera Solution
 
Misc. notes Records HD movies with stereo sound and full access to the optical zoom lens and image stabilizer.
Advertisement