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Canon PowerShot Black 12MP Digital Camera - 8230B001

Abt Model: POWERSHOTNBLK | UPC Code: 013803216066
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Canon PowerShot N Black 12 Megapixel Digital Camera - POWERSHOTNBLK

Share Your Artistic Expression.
The new PowerShot N opens up a new dimension of photographic expression, helping you express your personal style and flair with powerful innovative Canon technologies. The PowerShot N features an entirely new design, sporting a functional sleek shape. Shutter and zoom rings enable quick, intuitive operation, and a new 2.8-inch tilt-type capacitive touch screen offers amazing photographic flexibility; shoot diagonally, horizontally, from low angles or high for versatile expression. The camera features a new Creative Shot mode for artistic image capture, automatically creating an additional five unique images every time you take a shot. The 12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor and DIGIC 5 Image Processor create the Canon HS SYSTEM for stunning image quality and low-light performance, ensuring every photo is a powerful statement. An 8x Optical Zoom with 28mm Wide-Angle lens captures brilliant images with grandeur, from up close or far away. Record 1080p Full HD video when you want to express yourself with moving images, and know that the enhanced built-in Wi-Fi® of the PowerShot N makes sharing easier than ever. A convenient Mobile Device Connect Button also brings powerful new sharing capabilities with smartphone connectivity. Express your creative style with the PowerShot N and share with the world, all with a simple touch!


  • Built-in Wi-Fi® 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**.
  • The convenient Mobile Device Connect Button allows you to connect to your AndroidTM or iOS® device* for quick and easy sharing.
  • New Creative Shot mode uses composition, color and lighting from your original image to create five unique images with an artistic flair.
  • Newly designed 2.8-inch capacitive, tilt, touch panel LCD; lens shutter; and zoom ring offer users a unique and creative way to capture photos.
  • 8x Optical Zoom and 28mm Wide-Angle lens with Optical Image Stabilizer reduces camera shake so you achieve brilliant images.
  • 12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor combined with a DIGIC 5 Image Processor creates the Canon HS SYSTEM for improved low-light performance up to ISO 6400 and enhanced image quality.
  • Capture stunning 1080p Full HD video with a dedicated movie button, plus zoom while shooting.
  • Intelligent IS automatically chooses from six different modes to optimize image stabilization for the shooting condition.



  • Compact digital camera with built-in flash, 8x Optical, 4x Digital, and 32x Combined Zoom

Image Capture Device

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


  • Focal Length 5.0 (W) - 40.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 28 (W) - 224 (T) mm)
  • Digital Zoom 4x
  • Focusing Range Normal: 0.4 in. (1cm) - infinity (W), 3.3 ft. (1m) - infinity (T)
  • Autofocus System TTL Autofocus


  • LCD Monitor 2.8-inch TFT Color Tilt Capacitive Touch LCD (up to 90°)
  • LCD Pixels Approx. 461,000 dots
  • LCD Coverage Approx. 100%

Aperture and Shutter

  • Maximum Aperture f/3.0 (W) - f/5.9 (T)
  • Shutter Speed
    • 1 - 1/2000 sec.
    • 15 - 1/2000 sec. (Total shutter speed range)

Exposure Control

  • Sensitivity Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600/3200/6400 (in P mode)
  • Light Metering Method Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot
  • Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3 stop increments
    (Not available when shooting movies)

White Balance

  • White Balance Control Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom


  • Built-in Flash Auto, On, Slow Synchro, Off
  • Flash Range 1.6 - TBA (W), 50cm - TBA (W)
    - 10 - 50 cm when the scene is detected as Macro.
    - The telephoto focusing range is beyond the flash metering range.
  • Recycling Time 10 seconds or less (battery voltage: 3.7 V)

Shooting Specifications

  • Shooting Modes Auto, Hybrid Auto, P, Creative Shot, Fisheye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Soft Focus, Monochrome, Super Slow Motion Movie
    - Shooting movies is possible with the movie button in a still image mode*.
    * Modes that inherit the image effects available in still image shooting (in other modes, movies equivalent to those captured in P mode are produced): P, Auto, Miniature Effect and Monochrome
  • Self Timer Approx. 10-sec. delay, approx. 2-sec. delay
  • Continuous Shooting Approx. 2.3 shots/sec. (in P mode)

Image Storage

  • Storage Media microSD Memory Card, microSDHC Memory Card, microSDXC Memory Card
  • File Format Design rule for Camera File system, DPOF (Version 1.1) compatible
  • 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:
      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:
      • [Digest Movie] 1280 x 720 (30 fps)
      • [Super Slow Motion Movie] 640 x 480*1 (120 fps)/320 x 240*1 (240 fps)
      • [Miniature Effect] 1280 x 720*2 / 640 x 480*2
      • [Other than the above] 1920 x 1080 (24 fps*3) / 1280 x 720 (30 fps*4) / 640 x 480 (30 fps*4)
        *1 Playback frame rate is 30 fps. (29.97)
        *2 Shooting: 6 fps / 3 fps / 1.5 fps, Playback: 30 fps. (29.97)
        *3 Actual frame rate is 23.976 fps.
        *4 Actual frame rate is 29.97 fps.

Playback Specifications

  • Still Images and Movies: Auto Rotate, Rotate*1, Search (Date, Movies, Still Images)
  • Still Images: Single, Index (4-100 Thumbnails), Magnification (Approx. 2x?10x), Information Display (Histogram, Overexposure Warning), Resume Playback, Transition, Red-Eye Correction, i-Contrast, Resize, Photobook Set-up
  • Movies: Normal Playback*2, Pause, Slow Motion, Skip Backward*3, Previous Frame*4, Next Frame*4, Skip Forward*3
    - Displays playback position and shooting time
    *1 Not available for movies with a recording pixel setting of Full HD or HD
    *2 Audio settings available in 5 levels
    *3 Approximately in 4-second intervals
    *4 Fast-rewind and fast-forward are also available

Erasing Specifications

  • 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 (Dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video*1)
    *1 mini-B compatible.
  • 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 Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-9L
  • Shooting Capacity
    • Normal: Approx. 200 shots
    • ECO Mode: Approx. 280 shots
  • Playback Time Approx. 4 hours

Physical Specifications

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

What's In The Box:

  • PowerShot N Digital Camera
  • Wrist Strap WS-800
  • Battery Pack NB-9L
  • Compact Power Adapter CA-DC30
  • Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 0.4 lbs
  • Shipping: 4 lbs

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 2.37"
  • Width: 3.09"
  • Depth: 1.15"

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 Year Parts And Labor
Key Features
Built-In Wi-Fi For Easy Transfers/ Mobile Device Connect Button Allows You To Connect To Your Cellphones/ Creative Shot Mode/ 2.8-Inch Capacitive, Tilt, Touch Panel LCD/ 8x Optical Zoom/ 28mm Wide-Angle Lens/ High-Sensitivity CMOS Sensor/ Capture 1080p Full HD/ Intelligent IS Feature/ White Finish
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TypePoint and Shoot
Effective Pixels12.1 Megapixels
Records VideoYes
Records HD VideoYes
Height (inches)2.37
Width (inches)3.09
Depth (inches)1.15
Optical Zoom8X
Digital Zoom4x
Built-In FlashYes
Focal Length5.0 (W) - 40.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 28 (W) - 224 (T) mm)
Focus ModesAuto
Image StabilizationYes
LCD Screen Size (inches)2.8
Red-Eye ReductionYes
Self TimerYes
Self Timer Delay2-sec., 10-sec.
Shutter Speed1 - 1/2500 sec 15 - 1/2500 sec
Storage MediamicroSD Memory Card, microSDHC Memory Card, microSDXC Memory Card
Power SourceBattery Pack NB-9L, Compact Power Adapter CA-DC30
White BalanceAuto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
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