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Canon PowerShot Silver 14.7 Megapixel Digital Camera - SD990 IS

Abt Model: SD990IS | UPC Code: 013803100228
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14.7 Megapixel/ 3.7x Optical Zoom/ Optical Image Stabilizer/ Optical Viewfinder/ Large High-Quality 2.5" PureColor LCD/ DIGIC 4 Image Processor/ Face Detection Self-Timer/ Intelligent Contrast Correction/ Quick Mode/ Print/Share Button/ Silver Finish
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Canon PowerShot Silver 14.7 Megapixel Digital Camera - SD990IS

Discover the Benchmark of Digital ELPH Excellence.
When you're ready to experience a higher level of pace-setting technology and image brilliance, the PowerShot SD990 IS Digital ELPH is ready for you. One glance at the sleek, sculptured profile, and you know this is a camera driven by design and features. Style without compromise is the perfect complement to the ELPH model's most advanced feature lineup - engineering leadership that opens your eyes and imagination to the real potential and boundless pleasures of photography.

Features:

  • Powerful curves house a 14.7 Megapixel Digital ELPH for the highest image quality.
  • 3.7x Optical Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer for blur-free shooting.
  • Optical viewfinder plus large high-quality 2.5-inch PureColor LCD II for bright, accurate color with wide viewing angle and an anti-glare, anti-scratch coating.
  • New DIGIC 4 Image Processor improves Face Detection, adds Servo AF, Face Detection Self-Timer and Intelligent Contrast Correction for greater flexibility.
  • Quick Mode makes lag time shortest to not miss any scene.
  • Print/Share Button for easy direct printing and downloading, plus ID Photo Print and Movie Print with select PIXMA Photo Printers and SELPHY Compact Photo Printers.

Package Content:

  • PowerShot SD990 IS Digital ELPH Body
  • Lithium-ion Battery Pack NB-5L
  • Battery Charger CB-2LX
  • SD Memory Card SDC-32MB
  • Wrist Strap WS-DC7
  • Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • AV Cable AVC-DC400

Specifications

  • Type of Camera:
    • Type of Camera Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 3.7x Optical/4x Digital/15x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer System
  • Image Capture Device:
    • Type 14.7 Megapixel, 1/1.7-inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)
    • Total Pixels Approx. 15.0 Megapixels
    • Effective Pixels Approx. 14.7 Megapixels
  • Lens:
    • Focal Length 7.7-28.5mm f/2.8-5.8 (35mm film equivalent: 36-133mm)
    • Digital Zoom 4x
    • Focusing Range
      • Normal: 1.6 ft./50cm-infinity
      • Macro: 2.0 in.-1.6 ft./5-50cm (W), 1.3-1.6 ft./40-50cm (T)
      • Digital Macro: 2.0 in. - 1.6 ft./5-50cm (W)
    • Autofocus System TTL Autofocus
  • Viewfinder & Monitor:
    • Viewfinder Real image optical zoom viewfinder
    • LCD Monitor 2.5-inch TFT color LCD with wide viewing angle (PureColor LCD II)
    • LCD Pixels Approx. 230,000 pixels
    • LCD Coverage 100%
  • Aperture and Shutter:
    • Maximum Aperture f/2.8 (W) - f/5.8 (T)
    • Shutter Speed 15-1/1600 sec.; Long Shutter operates with noise reduction when manually set at 1.3-15 sec.
  • Exposure Control:
    • ISO Sensitivity Auto, High ISO Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600 equivalent (Standard output sensitivity. Recommended exposure index)
    • Light Metering Method Evaluative*, Center-weighted average, Spot**
      • * Control to incorporate facial brightness in Face Detection AF
      • ** Metering frame is fixed to the center
    • Exposure Control Method Program AE, i-Contrast, Manual; AE Lock
    • Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
  • White Balance:
    • White Balance Control Auto,* Preset (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H), Custom
      • *Control to incorporate facial brightness in Face Detection AF
  • Flash:
    • Built-in Flash Auto, Red-eye Reduction, Auto Red-eye Correction, Flash On, Flash Off; FE lock, Slow Synchro
    • Flash Range 1.6-15 ft./50cm-4.6m (W), 1.6-7.9 ft./50cm-2.4m (T) (when sensitivity is set to ISO Auto)
    • Recycling Time 10 sec. or less (battery voltage=3.7V)
    • Flash Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
  • Shooting Specifications:
    • Shooting Modes Auto, Program, Manual, Quick, Special Scene (Portrait, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Fireworks, Aquarium, Underwater, ISO 3200, Indoor, Kids & Pets, Night Snapshot, Color Accent, Color Swap, Digital Macro, Stitch Assist), Movie
    • Photo Effects
      • My Colors Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Custom
    • Self-Timer Activates shutter after an approx. 2-sec./10-sec. delay, Face Self-Timer, Custom
    • Continuous Shooting Approx. 1.3 fps
  • Image Storage:
    • Storage Media SD/SDHC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, MMC Plus Card, HC MMC Plus Card
    • File Format Design rule for camera file system, DPOF Version 1.1
    • Image Compression Normal, Fine, SuperFine
    • JPEG Compression Mode
      • Still Image: Exif 2.2 (JPEG)
      • Movie: MOV (Image: H.264; Audio: Linear PCM (Monaural))
    • Number of Recording Pixels
      • Still Image: 4,416 x 3,312 (Large), 3,456 x 2,592 (Medium 1), 2,592 x 1,944 (Medium 2), 1,600 x 1,200 (Medium 3/Date Stamp), 640 x 480 (Small), 4,416 x 2,480 (Widescreen)
      • Movie: 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30 fps) available up to 4GB or 60 minutes per clip
  • Playback Specifications:
    • Playback Modes File
      • Still Image: Single, Magnification (approx. 2x-10x), Jump, Auto Rotate, Rotate, Resume, My Colors, My Category, Transition Effects, Histogram, Overexposure Warning, Index (9 thumbnails), Sound Memos, Slide Show, Red-eye Correction, Trimming, Resize, Image Inspection Tool, i-Contrast
      • Movie: Normal Playback, Special Playback, Editing, Auto Rotate, Resume
  • Erasing Specifications:
    • Erase Modes
      • Still Image: single image, select range, select by date, select by category, select by folder, all images
      • Movie: part of movie, all of movie
  • Interfaces:
    • Computer Interface USB 2.0 Hi-Speed (mini-B jack)
    • Video Out NTSC/PAL
    • Audio Out Monaural
    • Other Memory card slot; direct connection to Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers, PIXMA Photo Printers and PictBridge-compatible printers via camera's USB 2.0 Hi-Speed cable
  • Power Supply:
    • Power Source
      1. Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-5L
      2. AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC30 (optional)
    • Shooting Capacity Still Image: approx. 280 shots*/700 shots (LCD off)
      • * LCD screen on. The above figures comply with CIPA testing standards and apply when fully-charged batteries are used.
    • Playback Time Approx. 360 min.
  • Physical Specifications:
    • Operating Temperature 32-104°F/0-40°C
    • Operating Humidity 10-90%

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Depth: 1.10"
  • Height: 2.45"
  • Width: 3.81"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit(camera body only): 0.35 lbs
  • Shipping: 2 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturers Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 Year Parts and Labor


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TypePoint And Shoot
Effective Pixels14.7 Megapixel
Height (inches)2.45"
Width (inches)3.81"
Depth (inches)1.10"
Optical Zoom3.7x
Digital Zoom4x
Built-In FlashYes
Focal Length7.7 - 28.5 mm
Focus ModesTTL Autofocus
Image StabilizationOptical
LCD Screen Size (inches)2.5"
LCD TypeTFT
Red-Eye ReductionYes
Self TimerYes
Self Timer Delay10 sec, 2 sec
Shutter Speed15 - 1/1600 sec
Storage MediaHC MMC Plus Card, MMC Plus Card, Multimediacard, SD/SDHC Memory Card
Power SourceAC Adaptor Kit, Rechargeable Li-ion Battery
White BalanceAuto, Cloudy, Custom, Daylight, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Preset, Tungsten
  

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Canon PowerShot Silver 14.7 Megapixel Digital Camera
 
5.0

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Pros

  • Easy to use (3)
  • Large clear LCD (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Travel (3)

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    5.0

    Another great Canon product

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    from minnesota

    About Me Photo Enthusiast

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Bright LCD
    • Comfortable Controls
    • Easy To Use
    • Great Picture Quality
    • Strong Construction

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Art
      • Family Photos
      • Fun
      • Travel

      Comments about Canon PowerShot Silver 14.7 Megapixel Digital Camera:

      Looks great, works great, and takes great pics.

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      5.0

      Love it!

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      from Hood River, OR

      About Me Casual Photographer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy to Use
      • Excellent in Low Light
      • Fast Shutter Speed
      • Good Battery Life
      • Good sized screen
      • Great Resolution
      • Nice Features and Settings

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Home
        • Outdoors
        • Travel

        Comments about Canon PowerShot Silver 14.7 Megapixel Digital Camera:

        Lightweight, easy to use, Great Pictures

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        5.0

        Great Camera

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        from Washington, DC

        About Me Photo Enthusiast

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy to Use
        • Fast Shutter Speed
        • Good Battery Life
        • Good sized screen
        • Great Resolution
        • Nice Features and Settings
        • Rugged

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Home
          • Office
          • Outdoors
          • Portraits
          • Sports/Action
          • Travel

          Comments about Canon PowerShot Silver 14.7 Megapixel Digital Camera:

          Love the camera.

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          Canon PowerShot Silver 14.7 Megapixel Digital Camera

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