Canon PowerShot SX170 IS

Canon PowerShot SX170 IS
$243.86 from Gamma Computers
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Product Description

The Canon PowerShot SX170 IS is an excellent option amateur and professional photographers of all ages. The 16x Optical Zoom is perfect for taking outdoor pictures during the day or at night. Anyone who loves to capture wildlife will love it. The 28mm Wide-Angle lens helps to capture high quality images both indoors and outdoors. This camera is perfect for cropping photos. Plus there is the DIGIC 4 Image Processor that delivers excellent performance.

Enjoy outstanding video with the Canon PowerShot SX170 IS. High Speed AF is perfect for taking sports photos or photos of movies. There is a 3.0 inch LCD screen that is perfect for seeing what you are shooting. There is also a new rechargeable lithium-ion battery that provides a longer viewing experience.

Enjoy Smart Auto with this camera, which helps to improve photo quality. Smart AUTO automatically detects scenes by looking at different factors in the subject and the background. These scenes are carefully analyzed. The camera selects the best settings, which result in better images and video. Another outstanding feature is Advanced Subject Detection. This allows the camera to follow non-human subjects. With Smart AUTO, all you have to do is frame your shot and capture away.

The PowerShot SX170 IS camera offers the best in AF technology. Canon has worked hard to offer AF that is faster than on past generations of cameras. The extremely responsive High Speed AF is perfect for taking excellent shots without any lag time.

The Canon PowerShot SX170 IS offers all the latest features. You will love that it is compact and easy to handle. This amazing camera comes with an optical lens that provides superior performance and versatility. Canon has worked hard to provide a wide-angle lens that offers outstanding range. This 28mm wide-angle can extend to 448mm telephoto (35mm equivalent). The result is excellent photos that are hard to beat.

The PowerShot SX170 IS helps to save energy. Users are able to take more photos per charge. Activating the ECO Mode is rather easy. ECO Mode can easily be activated by pressing a button or by touching the LCD screen.

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  • bright lcd
  • simple controls/menu
  • nice features/settings
  • good image quality
  • easy to use

Product Specifications

Camera Type
  • Camera type
  • Resolution
    16 MP
    Bottom 30%
  • Digital zoom
    4 x
  • Image stabilizer
  • Light sensitivity
    100 ISO 
  • Still image format
  • Max image resolution
    4608x3456 pixels
  • 3D support
  • LCD screen size
  • Flash type
Lens System
  • Optical zoom
    16 x
    Top 30%
  • Lens aperture
  • Min. focal length
    28 mm
  • Max. focal length
    448 mm
  • Video capture
    With Video capture 
  • Video resolution
    1280x720 pixels
  • Video quality
    30 fps
  • Storage media
    Secure Digital (SD), Secure Digital HC (SDHC), Secure Digital XC (SDXC) 
  • Bluetooth
  • GPS
  • Wireless network
  • Battery type
  • Rechargeable battery
  • Colour
    Black, Red 
Physical Specs
  • Height
    7.10 cm
  • Width
    10.80 cm
  • Depth
    4.39 cm
  • Weight
    290 g
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