Canon has now come up with a new pocketable digital camera which is named as Canon PowerShot SX260 HS. This latest handy cam has got long zoom lens which ranges from 25 to 500mm. This enables the users to capture impressively wide landscape apart from pinpointing the most exciting details.
Some of the other specs of Canon PowerShot SX260 HS include:
- 12.10 Megapixels resolution
- LCD Viewfinder
- 3.0 inch LCD size
- 15-1/3200 shutter
- 106 x 61 x 33 mm dimension
- Quick-bright TFT LCD Monitor
- Intelligent IS
- Hi-Speed USB
- Analog audio output (Stereo)
- Lens-shift type Image Stabilizer system
- Manual focus
- Iris Aperture
- 20x Optical Zoom
- High sensitivity CMOS sensor
- 100-3200 ISO speed
- 3.5 maximum aperture
- 231 g weight
- iFrame Support
- HDMI Output
- Analog video output (NTSC / PAL)
- DIGIC 5 Imaging Processor
- Continuous Servo AF
- 1.29 inches thick
- Auto, on, Slow Synchro and off Flash Modes
- Approximately 12.1 million pixels Camera Effective Pixels
Canon PowerShot SX260 HS has got the credit to be the slimmest cam having a 20x zoom lens. This slim design and light weight nature have been specially included to make it handier and to easily fit in the pocket.
It features 12.1MP resolution which is illuminated by a high sensitive CMOS sensor. SX260 can even be used to capture images in low light conditions. Yet another notable feature is its HS system which clubs both the image stabilization as well as low light sensitivity features. Moreover, its DIGIC 5 image processor facilitates the camera to easily attain ISO 3,200 along with good control over noise.
In addition to image capture, Canon SX230 HS can also be used to capture full HD movies at 1080p resolution. The captured videos will be supported with stereo sound. There is also a provision to zoom optically when recording. For taking still images, the users can activate the Smart Auto mode to explore incredible photography. Apart from this mode, there are also various other 58 scene modes including face identification which the users can choose according to their wish.
Talking about the Storage Medias, it allows SD memory card, SDHC memory card and SDXC memory card. Another prominent feature of Canon SX230 HS is its built-in GPS module which enables users to tag themselves in GPS data. It also facilitates one to visualize the details of the place from where the images were taken. Furthermore, SX230 has the ability to capture 10 high resolution stills at a speed of 10.3 fps.
Canon PowerShot SX260 HS will be shipped in various vibrant colours including black, green, and red and is made available for the Indian customers at a price of around Rs. 23,000/-.