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Canon PowerShot SX280 HS Black Digital Camera - 8224B001

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Built-In Wi-Fi Technology/ 20x Optical Zoom/ 25mm Wide-Angle Lens With Optical Image Stabilizer/ 12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS Sensor/ DIGIC 6 Image Processor/ 1080p/60p Full HD Video/ Smart AUTO/ New Hybrid Auto/ Intelligent IS/ Black Finish
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Canon PowerShot SX280 HS Black Digital Camera - SX280HSBK

The Canon PowerShot SX280 HS is a super-charged SX-series model featuring Canon's very latest proprietary processor, the DIGIC 6 Image Processor. This give sa photography of any level improved performance and exceptional clarity, even in low-light scenarios. The camera makes it easy to show off your high quality images and video wherever you are, with enhanced built-in Wi-Fi® technology that lets you share photos with comments on social networking sites - even within specific groups. Capture everything from quick snaps to artistic images with a powerful 20x Optical Zoom and 25mm Wide-Angle lens, with Optical Image Stabilizer to reduce blur throughout the zoom range. Even low-light images impress with the Canon HS SYSTEM: a combination of a 12.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor and the new DIGIC 6 Image Processor. Preserve memories in ultra-smooth 1080p/60p Full HD video with the amazing processing power of the DIGIC 6 Image Processor, which also enables enhanced Dynamic IS for reduced blur, plus video recording in the easy-to-share MP4 format. The camera also gives you access to extraordinary imaging capabilities with Smart AUTO that recognizes 58 predefined scenes, Face ID that adjusts focus and exposure for your loved ones, and Intelligent IS that dramatically reduces camera shake. New Hybrid Auto creates an optimized "highlight reel" of your day, while built-in GPS## records the location and local time, making the PowerShot SX280 HS a perfect travel camera, ready to share the spectacular images you'll capture!

Features:

  • Built-in Wi-Fi® technology allows you to wirelessly transfer your images to social networking sites through CANON iMAGE GATEWAY#; to a PC or upload virtually anywhere on your iOS® or AndroidTM device* with the free download of the Canon CameraWindow app**.
  • Canon's powerful 20x Optical Zoom and 25mm Wide-Angle lens with Optical Image Stabilizer delivers stunning images from up close or at a distance.
  • 12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor combined with the new DIGIC 6 Image Processor creates the Canon HS SYSTEM for improved low-light performance up to ISO 6400 and enhanced image quality.
  • Capture 1080p/60p Full HD video for high-quality capture of moving subjects.
  • Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper camera settings based on 58 predefined shooting situations and Face ID function adjusts focus and exposure priority based on pre-registered faces.
  • New Hybrid Auto utilizes a combination of Smart AUTO and Intelligent IS to create a beautiful and steady 720p HD video clip (up to approximately 4 seconds) in Movie Digest mode every time you shoot a still image.
  • Intelligent IS automatically chooses from six different modes to optimize image stabilization for the shooting condition.
  • Remember where you were and when your photos were taken with a GPS tracker that records your location##, and a logger lets you view the locations on a map using Canon software.

Specifications:

Type

  • Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 20x Optical, 4x Digital and 80x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer

Image Capture Device

  • Type 12.1 Megapixel, 1/2.3-inch CMOS
  • Total Pixels Approx. 12.8 Megapixels
  • Effective Pixels Approx. 12.1 Megapixels

Lens

  • Focal Length 4.5 (W) - 90.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 25-500mm)
  • Digital Zoom 4x
  • Focusing Range Normal: 2.0 in (5cm) - infinity (W), 3.3 ft. (1m) - infinity (T) Macro: 2.0 in. - 1.6 ft. (5-50cm) (W)
  • Autofocus System TTL Autofocus, Manual Focus

Viewfinders

  • Optical Viewfinder N/A
  • LCD Monitor 3.0-inch TFT Color LCD with wide viewing angle
  • LCD Pixels Approx. 461,000 dots
  • LCD Coverage Approx. 100%

Aperture and Shutter

  • Maximum Aperture f/3.5 (W) - f/6.8 (T)
  • Shutter Speed 1-1/3200 sec. 15-1/3200 sec. (in Tv and M modes)

Exposure Control

  • Sensitivity Auto, ISO 80-6400
  • Light Metering Method Evaluative*, Center-weighte average, Spot** *Facial brightness is evaluated in Face Detection AF ** Metering frame is fixed to the center
  • Exposure Control Method Manual Exposure, Program Shift, Safety Shift; AE Lock
  • Exposure Compensation Still Images: ±2 stops in 1/3-stop increments Videos: ±3 stops in 1/3-stop increments (not available during shooting)

White Balance

  • White Balance Control Auto*, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Underwater, Custom * Camera automatically sets the optimal ISO speed according to shooting mode.

Flash

  • Built-in Flash Auto, Flash On, Slow Synchro, Flash Off - Facial brightness is also evaluated in Face Detect.
  • Flash Range 1.6 ft. - 11 ft. (W), 3.3 - 6.6 ft. (T) (50cm - 3.5m (W), (1.0 - 2.0m (T)) Image brightness may diminish depending on the shooting distance.
  • Recycling Time 10 sec. or less (battery voltage: 3.7 V)
  • Flash Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments

Shooting Specifications

  • Shooting Modes M, Av, Tv, P, Live View Control, Hybrid Auto, Auto, Sports, SCN*1, Creative Filters*2, Discreet, Movie*3 - Shooting movies is possible with the movie button *1 Portrait, Smart Shutter*4, High-Speed Burst HQ, Handheld Night Scene, Underwater, Snow, Fireworks *2 Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Soft Focus, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect *3 Standard, Super Slow Motion Movie *4 Smile, Wink Self-timer, Face Self-timer
  • Photo Effects My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red
  • 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 1) Normal: Approx. 3.8 shots/sec. (in P mode) Approx. 14.0 shots/sec.* (in High-Speed Burst HQ) 2) AF: Approx. 1.0 shots/sec. (in P mode) Approx. 5.1 shots/sec.* (in High-Speed Burst HQ) - Under conditions where the flash does not fire automatically - Differs depending on the zoom position. * The maximum continuous capture is 7 frames.

Image Storage

  • Storage Media SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • File Format Design rule for Camera File system, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant
  • Image Recording Format Superfine, Fine
  • JPEG Compression Mode Still Image: Exif. 2.3 (JPEG) Video: MP4 (Image: MPEG4-AVC / H.264; Audio: MPEG2 AAC-LC (Stereo))
  • Number of Recording Pixels Still Images: 1) 16:9 - Large: 4000 x 2248; Medium 1: 2816 x 1584; Medium 2: 1920 x 1080; Small: 640 x 360 2) 3:2 - Large: 4000 x 2664; Medium 1: 2816 x 1880; Medium 2: 1600 x 1064; Small: 640 x 424 3) 4:3 - Large: 4000 x 3000; Medium 1: 2816 x 2112; Medium 2: 1600 x 1200; Small: 640 x 480 4) 1:1 - Large: 2992 x 2992; Medium 1: 2112 x 2112; Medium 2: 1200 x 1200; Small: 480 x 480 Videos: Full HD 1920 x 1080: 60 fps, 30 fps (29.97) HD 1280 x 720: 30 fps (29.97) Miniature Effect HD 1280 x 720: 6 fps, 3 fps, 1.5 fps Miniature Effect 640 x 480: 6 fps / 3 fps / 1.5 fps Super Slow Motion Movie 640 x 480: 120 fps Super Slow Motion Movie 320 x 240: 240 fps 640 x 480: 30 fps (29.97) Digest Movie HD 1280 x 720: 30 fps (29.97)

Number of Recordable Images

  • Image data 16:9 3:2 4:3 File Size (KB) 8GB 32GB File Size (KB) 8GB 32GB File Size (KB) 8GB 32GB Large (L) SF 4,507 1,729 6,980 5,134 1,515 6,118 5,661 1,379 5,568 F 2,915 2,640 10,659 3,247 2,384 9,624 3,537 2,192 8,850 Medium 1(M1) SF 2,630 2,923 11,801 2,914 2,640 10,659 3,173 2,431 9,814 F 1,814 4,234 17,091 1,945 3,961 15,989 2,073 3,721 15,020 Medium 2(M2) SF 1,095 6,822 27,537 899 8,187 33,044 1,002 7,442 30,040 F 604 12,280 49,567 496 14,448 58,314 558 12,927 52,176 Small (S) SF 188 35,089 141,622 221 30,703 123,919 249 27,291 110,150 F 113 49,125 198,271 133 40,937 165,225 150 40,937 165,225 Medium* F N/A 1,289 5,847 23,603 1:1 File Size (KB) 8GB 32GB Large (L) SF 4,224 1,832 7397 F 2,640 2,923 11,801 Medium 1(M1) SF 2,365 3,274 13,217 F 1,549 4,912 19,826 Medium 2(M2) SF 760 9,824 39,653 F 420 16,374 66,090 Small (S) SF 188 35,089 141,622 F 113 49,125 198,271 Medium* SF N/A F Note: SF=Superfine F=Fine * In High-Speed Burst, Best Image Selection 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 Miniature Effect Super Slow Motion Movie HD: 1280 x 720 640 x 480 640 x 480 320 x 240 5x 10x 20x 5x 10x 20x 120 fps*2 240 fps*2 6 fps*2 3 fps*2 1.5 fps*2 6 fps*2 3 fps*2 1.5*2 fps Movie Size (KB/sec.) 195 98 49 73 37 18 1,465 977 8GB 8 hr. 31 min. 11 sec. 13 hr. 37 min. 54 sec. 22 hr. 43 min. 11 sec. 17 hr. 2 min. 23 sec. 22 hr. 43 min. 11 sec. 34 hr. 04 min. 46 sec. 1 hr. 27 min. 00 sec. 2 hr. 07 min. 47 sec. 32GB 32 hr. 24 min. 47 sec. 55 hr. 03 min. 40 sec. 91 hr. 46 min. 07 sec. 68 hr. 49 min. 35 sec. 91 hr. 46 min. 07 sec. 137 hr. 39 min. 10 sec. 5 hr. 51 min. 26 sec. 8 hr. 36 min. 11 sec. Other Full HD: 1920 x 1080 HD: 1280 x 720 640 x 480 60 fps*3 30 fps*1 30 fps*1 30 fps*1 Movie Size (KB/sec.) 4,288 2,945 922 382 8GB 30 min. 03 sec. 43 min. 29 sec. 2 hr. 03 min. 55 sec. 5 hr. 14 min. 34 sec. 32GB 2 hr. 01 min. 27 sec. 2 hr. 55 min. 43 sec. 8 hr. 20 min. 32 sec. 21 hr. 10 min. 33 sec. *1 Actual frame rate is 29.97 fps. *2 Playback frame rate is 30 fps*1. *3 Actual frame rate is59.94 fps.

Playback Specifications

  • Playback Modes File Stills & Videos: Auto Rotate (Automatic vertical/horizontal detection), Index Continuous Display, Image Advance (Operation Tools, Transition Effects, Scroll Display), Rotate, Favorites, My Category, Smart Shuffle, Group Playback, Digest Movie, Slideshow (Playback Interval, Repeat, Effect, Playlist), Search (Date, Favorites, Digest, People, Name) Still Images: Single, Index, Magnification (2-10x), Switch to other images while zoomed, Information Display, Discreet, Red-eye Correction, i-Contrast, Photobook Setup, Trimming, Resize, My Colors, Face ID Info, Information Display (Histogram, Location Information, Overexposure Warning) Videos: Normal Playback*1, Slow Motion, Skip Backward*2, Previous Frame*3, Next Frame*3, Skip Forward*2, Erase chapters, Editing Using the software included with the camera (ImageBrowser EX), there are 8 levels (1/8x to 1x) of playback speed for Super Slow Motion Movies possible on a computer. *1 Audio settings available in 5 levels *2 Approximately 4 seconds *3 Slow motion available

Erasing Specifications

  • Erase Modes Select Image, Select Range, Select All Images - 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). - Using the Movie editing function, sections of the movie can be deleted.

Interfaces

  • Video Out NTSC/PAL (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video), Mini-HDMITM connector
  • Audio Out Stereo (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video)
  • Other SD memory card slot; direct connection to Canon SELPHY, PIXMA Photo Printers & PictBridge compatible printers
  • Power Source Battery Pack NB-6L
  • Shooting Capacity Normal: Approx. 210 shots ECO Mode: Approx. 260 shots
  • Playback Time Approx. 3 hr. 30 min.

Physical Specifications

  • Operating Temperature 32-104°F/0-40°C
  • Operating Humidity 10-90%

What's In The Box:

  • PowerShot SX280 HS Body
  • Wrist Strap WS-DC11
  • Battery Pack NB-6L
  • Battery Charger CB-2LY
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 1 lbs
  • Shipping: 4 lbs

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Depth: 1.28"
  • Height: 2.47"
  • Width: 4.19"

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 Year Parts And Labor
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TypePoint and Shoot
Effective Pixels12.1 Megapixels
Records VideoYes
Records HD VideoYes
Height (inches)2.47
Width (inches)4.19
Depth (inches)1.28
Optical Zoom20x
Digital Zoom4x
Built-In FlashYes
Focal Length4.5 (W) - 90.0 (T) mm
Focus ModesTTL Autofocus, Manual Focus
Image StabilizationYes
LCD Screen Size (inches)3
LCD TypeTFT
Red-Eye ReductionYes
Self TimerYes
Self Timer Delay2-sec., 10-sec.
Shutter Speed1-1/3200 sec. 15-1/3200 sec.
Storage MediaSD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
Power SourceBattery Pack NB-6L
White BalanceAuto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Underwater, Custom
  

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very good product!!!

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Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Good Image Quality
  • Large Clear LCD

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Family Photos
    • Indoors/Low Light
    • Landscape/Scenery

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