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Canon PowerShot A1100 IS

There's nothing more satisfying than taking great pictures! And with the Canon PowerShot A1100 IS it's so effortless. The 12.1-megapixel resolution an...

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ProGood build quality and easy to use.

ConsA lack of features, and not the quality you would ...

As I am sure most of the members on here will now know, I am a professional photographer but as well as taking pictures I also hold photography seminars at my local camera club and over the last few years I have become somewhat of a target for sales persons asking me to try out their latest...

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“Very good for the price!”

published 24/06/2010

ProExcellent shots and features for the price!

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I think this camera is fanatastic and suitable for most needs. Main features ; 12.1 Megapixel camera, 4x optical zoom with optical Image Stabilizer and 2.5” LCD with OVF Smart Auto and Easy modes featuring Scene Detection Technology and DIGIC 4 for quality images Auto Red-Eye Correction, Face...

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Product Information : Canon PowerShot A1100 IS

Manufacturer's product description

There's nothing more satisfying than taking great pictures! And with the Canon PowerShot A1100 IS it's so effortless. The 12.1-megapixel resolution and 4x optical zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer ensure radiant, detailed images. Plus, you've got an advanced DIGIC 4 Image Processor with evolved Face Detection technology and the Face Detection Self-timer for extraordinary control and performance. Smart Auto lets you handle challenging conditions with ease.

Product Details

Product Description: Canon PowerShot A1100 IS - digital camera

Product Type: Digital camera - compact, Digital Camera

Memory Card Slot: SD card

Image Processor: DIGIC 4

Sensor Resolution: 12.1 Megapixel

Lens System: 4 x zoom lens - 6.2 - 24.8 mm - f/2.7-5.6

Focus Adjustment: Automatic, manual

Min Focus Distance: 50 cm

Digital Zoom: 4 x, 4x

Image Stabiliser: Optical

Camera Flash: Built-in flash

Viewfinder: Optical - real-image zoom

Display: LCD display - 2.5"

Supported Battery: 2 x AA alkaline battery ( included ) ¦ 2 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery ( optional )

AV Interfaces: Composite video/audio

Microsoft Certification: Certified for Windows Vista

Colour: Blue, Silver, Pink, Grey, Green

Dimensions (WxDxH): 9.5 cm x 3.1 cm x 6.2 cm

Weight: 155 g

Manufacturer: Canon

Lens System / Min Focal Length: 0.0062

Memory Type: External

Optical Sensor / Optical Sensor Type: CCD

LCD Display Size: 2.5

Flash Memory / Form Factor: SD/SDHC Memory Card; MultiMedia Card; MultiMedia Card Plus; HC MultiMedia Card Plus

Optical Sensor / Sensor Resolution: 12.1

Lens System / Optical Zoom: 4x

General

MPN: 3445B007AA, 3444B011AA, 3445B009, 3447B009, 3444B009, 3447B007AA, 3444B007AA, 3444B008, A1100 IS + 4GB C, A1100IS PK, A1100IS SL, 3447B001, 3445B008, 3445B001, 3444B001, 3447B008, 3447B011AA, 3445B011AA, 3446B001

Product Type: Digital camera - compact

Enclosure Colour: Blue, Silver, Pink, Grey, Green

Sensor Resolution: 12.1 Megapixel

Optical Sensor Type: CCD

Total Pixels: 12,400,000 pixels

Effective Sensor Resolution: 12,100,000 pixels

Optical Sensor Size: 1/2.3"

Optical Zoom: 4 x

Digital Zoom: 4 x

Image Processor: DIGIC 4

Image Stabiliser: Optical

Auto Focus: TTL contrast detection

Face Detection: Automatic Face Tracking technology, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer

Digital Video Format: AVI

Image Recording Format: JPEG

AV Interfaces: Composite video/audio

Exposure & White Balance

Light Sensitivity: ISO 100, ISO 800, ISO 400, ISO 200, ISO 80, ISO 1600, ISO 3200, ISO auto

Exposure Metering: Evaluative, centre-weighted, spot

Exposure Modes: Programme, automatic

Shooting Programs: Landscape, portrait mode, slow shutter, fireworks, night scene, sunset, indoor, foliage, beach, kids & pets, night snapshot, snow, high sensitivity, aquarium

Special Effects: Black & White, Sepia, Vivid

White Balance: Custom, automatic, presets

White Balance Presets: Fluorescent, cloudy, tungsten light, daylight

Max Shutter Speed: 1/1600 sec

Min Shutter Speed: 15 sec

Exposure Compensation: ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

Type: 4 x zoom lens - 6.2 - 24.8 mm - f/2.7-5.6

Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera: 35 - 140mm

Focus Adjustment: Automatic, manual

Min Focus Distance: 50 cm

Macro Focus Range: 3-50cm

Zoom Adjustment: Motorised drive

Lens Construction: 5 groups / 7 elements

Features: Built-in lens shield, aspherical lens

Camera Flash

Camera Flash: Built-in flash

Flash Modes: Fill-in mode, slow synchro, auto mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction

Features: AF illuminator

Effective Flash Range: 0.3 m - 4 m

Additional Features

Continuous Shooting Speed: 2 frames per second

Self Timer Delay: 10 sec, 2sec

Additional Features: Direct print, USB 2.0 compatibility, built-in speaker, RGB primary colour filter, digital noise reduction, DPOF support, digital image rotation, camera orientation detection, PictBridge support, histogram display, AE lock, FE lock, resizing an image, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye fix, Exif Print support, Motion Detection Technology

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type: Optical - real-image zoom

Display

Type: 2.5" LCD display

Resolution: 115,000 pixels

Display Features: Built-in

Microphone

Microphone Operation Mode: Mono

Connections

Connector Type: 1 x USB ¦ 1 x composite video/audio output

Memory Card Slot: SD card

Software

Software: Drivers & Utilities, Canon PhotoStitch, Canon ZoomBrowser EX, Canon ImageBrowser

System Requirements for PC Connection

Operating System Support: Apple Mac OS X 10.4 - 10.5, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP SP2

Peripheral Devices: USB port, CD-ROM Drive

Miscellaneous

Certified for Windows Vista: Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Included Accessories: USB cable, wrist strap, audio / video cable

Battery

Battery Type: AA

Details: 2 x AA alkaline battery ( included ) ¦ 2 x AA NiMH rechargeable battery ( optional )

Memory / Storage

Memory Card Slot: SD card

Supported Memory Cards: MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, MultiMediaCardplus

Included Memory Card: 128 MB SD, 4 GB SDHC

Image Storage: JPEG 4000 x 3000 ¦ JPEG 3264 x 2448 ¦ JPEG 2592 x 1944 ¦ JPEG 1600 x 1200 ¦ JPEG 640 x 480 ¦ JPEG 4000 x 2248

Video Capture: AVI - 640 x 480 - 30 fps ¦ AVI - 320 x 240 - 30 fps

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 9.5 cm

Depth: 3.1 cm

Height: 6.2 cm

Weight: 155 g

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature: 0 °C

Max Operating Temperature: 40 °C

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