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Canon PowerShot SX40 HS


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Manufacturer Canon USA, Inc.
Model name PowerShot SX40 HS
Date announced 2011-09-15
MSRP $429
Street price $294  See all prices
Official site PowerShot SX40 HS Homepage
 
Camera type Compact
Sensor size (type) 1/2.3" (CMOS)
Max still resolution 4000 x 3000 (12 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 35X optical + 4X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
24mm - 840mm
Max aperture F2.7 - F5.9
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 No
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case No
 
LCD size 2.7"
LCD resolution 230,000 pixels
LCD position Rotating
Viewfinder None
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 100/200/400/800/1600/3200
RAW/TIFF support No
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (H.264)
Max movie resolution 1920 x 1080
Sound in movies Yes (Stereo)
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method SD/SDHC/SDXC card (no card included)
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
 
Battery used NB-10L (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
380 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.8 x 3.6 x 4.2 in (121.9 x 91.4 x 106.7 mm)
Weight (empty) 19.6 oz (557 g)
 
Included software Canon Digital Camera Solution
 
Misc. notes
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