Canon Powershot A2300 Silver 16 Megapixel Digital Camera - A2300SIL
Advanced to Make Shooting Simple
Simple and stylish, this chic compact camera is packed with advancements that
make it easy to get a great shot every time. Smart AUTO recognizes 32 predefined
shooting situations, then automatically picks the proper camera settings for
you. Saving memories in breathtakingly realistic 720p HD is as easy as pressing
the dedicated movie button. You'll see extraordinary resolution and fast performance
with the 16.0 Megapixel Image Sensor and DIGIC 4 Image Processor, and capture
more dynamic, exciting images with the 5x Optical Zoom with 28mm Wide-Angle
lens. New Digital IS greatly reduces blur by recognizing the main subject and
applying the best camera shake correction. Easy quality that’s easily affordable:
that's the PowerShot A2300 digital camera!
- Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper camera settings based on 32
predefined shooting situations for capturing spectacular images with ease.
- Shoot brilliant 720p HD video with a dedicated movie button.
- A 16.0 Megapixel Image Sensor with DIGIC 4 Image Processor for exceptional
- 5x Optical Zoom with 28mm Wide-Angle lens delivers stunning images.
- Digital IS reduces the effect of camera shake and subject movement.
- Help Button provides simple explanations and easy controls of your settings.
- Lithium-ion battery makes it easy to recharge your batteries.
- Compact digital camera with built-in flash, 5x Optical, 4x Digital, and
20x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer
Image Capture Device
- Type 16.0 Megapixel 1/2.3-inch CCD
- Total Pixels 16.6 Megapixels
- Effective Pixels 16.0 Megapixels
- Focal Length 5.0 (W) - 25.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 28 (W) - 140
- Digital Zoom 4x
- Focusing Range Normal: 2.0 in. (5cm) - infinity (W), 3.9 ft. (1.2m) - infinity
(T) Auto: 1.2 in. (3cm) - infinity (W), 3.9 ft. (1.2m) - infinity (T) Macro:
1.2 in. - 2.0 ft. (3-60cm) (W)
- Autofocus System TTL Autofocus
- Optical Viewfinder N/A
- LCD Monitor 2.7-inch TFT Color LCD with wide-viewing angle
- LCD Pixels Approx. 230,000 dots
- LCD Coverage Approx. 100%
Aperture and Shutter
- Maximum Aperture f/2.8 (W) - f/6.9 (T)
- Shutter Speed 1 - 1/2000 sec. 15 - 1/2000 sec. (Total shutter speed range)
- Sensitivity Auto, ISO 100/200/400/800/1600 (in P mode)
- Light Metering Method Evaluative*, Center-weighted average, Spot** * Facial
brightness is evaluated in Face Detect (Face Detect AE) ** Fixed to center
- Exposure Control Method AE Lock
- Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3 stop increments (Not available when
- White Balance Control Auto*, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent
H, Custom *Facial color is evaluated in Face Detect (Face Detect WB)
- Built-in Flash Auto, On, Slow Synchro, Off Facial brightness is also evaluated
in Face Detect.
- Flash Range 1.6 - 9.8 ft. (W), 3.3 - 6.6 ft. (T) (50 cm - 3.0 m (W), 1.0
- 2.0 m (T)
- Recycling Time 10 seconds or less (Battery Voltage: 3.7V)
- Flash Exposure Compensation N/A
- Shooting Modes Auto, P, Live View Control, Digital IS, Portrait, Face Self-timer,
Low Light, Fisheye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome,
Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter, Discreet, iFrame
Movie* *Shooting movies is possible with the movie button.
- Photo Effects N/A
- Self Timer Approx. 10-sec delay/approx 2-sec delay/custom* * Delay time
(0 - 15 sec. (in one-second increments), 20/25/30 sec.) and number of shots
(1 - 10 shots (in one-shot increments) can be specified.
- Wireless Control N/A
- Continuous Shooting Approx: 0.8 shots/sec. (In P Mode) Approx. 2.8 shots/sec.
(In Low Light Mode)
- Storage Media SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
- File Format Design rule for Camera File System, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant
- JPEG Compression Mode Still Images: Exif 2.3 (JPEG) Movies: MOV (Image data:
H.264; Audio data: Linear PCM (2 channel monoaural))
- Number of Recording Pixels Still Images: [Large]: 4608 x 3456 [Medium 1]:
3264 x 2448 [Medium 2]: 1600 x 1200 [Small]: 640 x 480 [Widescreen]: 4608
x 2592 Movies: [Miniature Effect] 1280 x 720*1, 640 x 480*2 [iFrame Movie]
1280 x 720 (25 fps) [Other than the above] 1280 x 720 (25 fps), 640 x 480
(30 fps*3) *1 Shooting: 5 fps / 2.5 fps / 1.25 fps Playback: 25 fps *2 Shooting:
6 fps / 3 fps / 1.5 fps Playback: 30 fps*3 *3 Actual frame rate is 29.97 fps.
Number of Recordable Images
- Image data
- Large (L) Medium 1 (M1) Medium 2 (M2) Small (S) Widescreen (W) Medium*
File Size (KB) 4,093 2,060 558 150 3,069 1,144 8GB 1,903 3,721 12,927
40,937 2,531 6,638 32GB 7,684 15,020 52,176 165,225 10,219 26,792 *When
shooting in Digital IS or Low Light *The approximate number of images
recordable on memory cards other than the above can be calculated by using
the above figures as a reference and extrapolating accordingly.
Time of Recordable Movies
- Movie data
- iFrame Movie Miniature Effect Other HD: 1280 x 720 HD: 1280 x 720 640
x 480 HD:1280 x 720 640 x 480 25 fps 5x 10x 20x 5x 10x 20x 25 fps 30 fps
5 fps 2.5 fps 1.25 fps 6 fps 3 fps 1.5 fps Video Size (KB/sec.,) 4,704
487 243 122 246 123 61 2,621 1,416 8GB 27 min. 28 sec. 4 hr. 00 min. 48
sec. 7 hr. 34 min. 51 sec. 13 hr. 38 min. 45 sec. 7 hr. 34 min. 51 sec.
13 hr. 38 min. 45 sec. 22 hr. 44 min. 36 sec. 49 min. 18 sec. 1 hr. 28
min. 59 sec. 32GB 1 hr. 50 min. 52 sec. 16 hr. 11 min. 54 sec. 30 hr.
35 min. 50 sec. 55 hr. 04 min. 31 sec. 30 hr. 35 min. 50 sec. 55 hr. 04
min. 31 sec. 91 hr. 47 min. 32 sec. 3 hr. 19 min. 03 sec. 5 hr. 59 min.
10 sec. *The approximate number of images recordable on memory cards other
than the above can be calculated by using the above figures as a reference
and extrapolating accordingly.
- Playback Modes File
- Still Images and Movies: Discreet, Auto Rotate, Rotate, Search Jump
(Shot Date, 10 images, 100 images, Movies, Still Images), Slideshow Still
Images: Single, Index (4-100 Thumbnails), Magnification (Approx. 2x-10x),
Information Display, Histogram, Overexposure Warning, Resume Playback,
Red-Eye Correction, i-Contrast, Resize, Movies: Normal Playback*1, Pause,
Skip Backward*2, Previous Frame*3, Next Frame*3, Skip Forward*2 Displays
playback position and shooting time *1 Audio settings available in 5 levels
*2 Approximately 4 seconds *3 Rewind and Fast-forward are also available
- Erase Modes
- Single Image*, Erase All The image data in the memory card stored with
the design rule for camera file systems format can be erased (however,
protected images cannot be erased). * Movies can be erased individually.
- Computer Interface Hi-Speed USB*1 (Dedicated connector (female) with unified
type of digital, audio and video*2) *1 Use of USB logomark is not allowed.
*2 mini-B compatible.
- Video Out NTSC/PAL (unified type dedicated connector (female)) with digital,
audio and video
- Audio Out Monaural (unified type dedicated connector (female)) with digital,
audio and video
- 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 Source 1. Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-11L 2. Compact Power
Adapter CA-DC10 (included with AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC90)
- Shooting Capacity Approx. 210 shots
- Playback Time Approx. 5 hours
- Operating Temperature 32-104°F/0-40°C
- Operating Humidity 10-90%
What's In The Box:
- PowerShot A2300
- Battery Pack NB-11L
- Battery Charger CB-2LD
- Wrist Strap WS-800
- USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
- Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM
- Unit: 0.5 lbs
- Shipping: 4 lbs
- Depth: 0.79"
- Height: 2.13"
- Width: 3.72"
- Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 Year Parts