Canon Powershot 10.3 Megapixels Compact Digital Camera - A490
Spark Your Imagination. With its streamlined silhouette and smoothly-curved
edges, the Canon PowerShot A490 has the compact sophistication and relaxed simplicity
that make it a natural for beginners and everyone else who craves style and
convenience. The 10.0 Megapixel resolution and 3.3x Optical Zoom make it easy
to capture the action in dazzling color and brilliant detail. The DIGIC III
Image Processor keeps it all looking sharp. A bright, bold 2.5-inch LCD makes
shooting and playback a genuine pleasure.
- Easy to use, powerful A-Series camera has 10.0 Megapixel and 3.3x Optical
Zoom makes picture taking a snap!
- Smart AUTO will do the work for you by intelligently selecting the proper
settings for the camera based on 13 predefined shooting situations.
- Low Light mode enables great shots in dimly lit situations, while Smart
Flash Exposure technology enables the user to balance the flash to avoid over
or under exposure.
- Large, clear 2.5-inch LCD makes taking and viewing images a breeze.
- This AA battery-powered camera enables you to easily power up on the go!
- Type Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 3.3x Optical/Approx.
4x Digital/Approx. 13x Combined Zoom
- Type 10.0 Megapixel, 1/2.3-inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)
- Total Pixels Approx. 10.3 Megapixels
- Effective Pixels Approx. 10.0 Megapixels
- Focal Length 6.6 (W) - 21.6 (T)mm - 35mm (film equivalent: 37 - 122mm)
- Digital Zoom Approx. 4x
- Focusing Range Normal: 2 in. (5 cm) - infinity (W), 9.8 in. (25 cm)
- infinity (T)
- Macro: 0.4 in - 1.6 ft. (W), 9.8 in. - 1.6 ft. (T) (1 - 50 cm (W), 25
- 50 (T))
- Autofocus System TTL Autofocus
- LCD Monitor 2.5-inch type
- LCD Pixels Approx. 115,000 dots
- LCD Coverage Approx. 100%
- Maximum Aperture f/3.0 (W) - f/5.8 (T)
- Shutter Speed 1 - 1/2000 sec.15 - 1/2000 sec. (Total shutter speed
- Shutter speeds differ depending on the shooting mode.
- Shutter speed available in Long Shutter: 15, 13, 10, 8, 6, 5, 4, 3.2,
2.5, 2, 1.6, 1.3, 1 (Unit: sec.)
- Sensitivity Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600 (Standard Output Sensitivity.
Recommended Exposure Index)
- Light Metering Method Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot
- Exposure Control Method Program AE; AE Lock
- Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
- White Balance Control Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent,
Fluorescent H, Custom
- Built-in Flash Auto, Slow Synchro, Red-eye Reduction, Auto Red-eye
Correction, Shutter Sync: 1st curtain, Flash On, Flash Off; FE lock, Smart
- Flash Range 12 in. - 9.8 ft (W), 12 in. - 6.6 ft. (T) (30 cm - 3.0
m (W), 30 cm - 2.0 (T))
- Recycling Time 10 sec. or less (battery voltage: 3.0 V)
- Shooting Modes Auto, P, Special Scene (Portrait, Night Snapshot,
Kids & Pets, Indoor, Low Light, Beach, Foliage, Snow, Sunset, Fireworks, Long
- Photo Effects My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White,
- Self Timer Approx. 10-sec. delay/approx. 2.sec. delay/custom
- Continuous Shooting Approx. 0.9 shot/sec. approx. 2.5 shots/sec.
in Low Light)
- Storage Media SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, MMC Plus
Card, HC MMC Plus Card
- File Format Design rule for camera file system, DPOF (Version 1.1)
- JPEG Compression Mode Still Image: Exif 2.2 (JPEG) Movie: AVI (Image
data: Motion JPEG; Audio: WAVE (Monaural))
- Number of Recording Pixels Still Image: 3648 x 2736 (Large), 2816
x 2112 (Medium 1), 2272 x 1704 (Medium 2), 1600 x 1200 (Medium 3/Date Stamp),
640 x 480 (Small), 3648 x 2048 (Widescreen) Movie: Standard Definition: 640
x 480 (30 (29.97) fps/30 (29.97) fps LP), 320 x 240 (30 (29.97) fps)
- Playback Modes File Still Image: Single, Magnification (approx. 2x-10x),
Resume, Index (4-130 thumbnails), Slide Show, Red-eye Correction, Resize,
Rotate, Jump, Slide Show, Focus Check, Histogram, Overexposure Warning Movie:
Normal Playback*, Slow Motion**, Pause, First Frame, Last Frame, Next Frame,
Previous Frame, Fast Forward, Fast Rewind.
- Erase Modes Still Image: single image, all images Movie: any movie
file one at a time.
- Computer Interface Hi-Speed USB 2.0 (mini-B jack)
- Video Out NTSC/PAL
- Audio Out Monaural
- Other Memory card slot; direct connection to Canon SELPHY Compact
Photo Printers, PIXMA Inkjet Photo Printers and PictBridge-compatible printers
via camera's USB 2.0 Hi-Speed cable
- Power Supply 1. AA-size Alkaline Battery (x2) 2. AA NiMH batteries
(NB-3AH) (x2) 3. Compact Power Adapter CA-PS800 (available accessory)Still
Image: approx. 150 shots (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 400 shots (AA-size
NiMH Battery (NB-3AH)) * Approx. 8 hours. (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx.
10 hours (AA-size NiMH Battery) * LCD screen on. The above figures comply
with CIPA testing standards and apply when fully-charged batteries are used.
- Power Source 1. AA-size Alkaline Battery (x2) 2. AA NiMH batteries
(NB-3AH) (x2) 3. Compact Power Adapter CA-PS800 (available accessory)
- Shooting Capacity (BP-511) Still Image: approx. 150 shots (AA-size
Alkaline Battery), approx. 400 shots (AA-size NiMH Battery (NB-3AH))
- Playback Time (BP-511/512) Approx. 8 hours. (AA-size Alkaline Battery),
approx. 10 hours (AA-size NiMH Battery)
- Operating Temperature 32-104°F/0-40°C0 - 35°C/ 32 - 95°F when NB-3AH
- Operating Humidity 10-90%
What's In The Box:
- PowerShot A490 Body
- AA-size Alkaline Battery (x2)
- Wrist Strap WS-800
- Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM
- USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
- AV Cable AVC-DC300
- Unit: 6 lbs
- Shipping: 7 lbs
- Depth: 1.20"
- Height: 2.43"
- Width: 3.68"
- Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 Year Parts