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Canon PowerShot SX520 HS Digital Camera

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  • Powerful 42x Zoom (24-1008mm) and 24mm Wide-Angle lens
  • 16.0 Megapixel CMOS sensor with DIGIC 4+ Image Processor for all around performance
  • Stunning 1080p Full HD video with a dedicated movie button
  • Intelligent Image Stabilization automatically chooses from eight different modes for virtually shake-free images
  • Zoom Framing Assist makes it easy to track and capture subjects while using the extreme telephoto
  • High Speed AF greatly helps improve focus speed so you can capture every shot with ease.
  • Creative Shot mode uses composition, color and lighting from your original image to create unique images with an artistic flair.
  • Hybrid Auto records quick video clips before each still and compiles them together to make a short highlight reel.
  • Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper settings for the camera based on predefined shooting situations

  • Canon PowerShot SX520 HS Digital Camera

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    Imagine capturing beautiful scenic panoramas, elusive wildlife, an athlete''s intensity, or a child''s wonder...all from a distance that won''t interrupt the action. The PowerShot SX520 HS makes this kind of versatility easy with an incredible 42x Optical Zoom and 24mm Wide-Angle lens. This camera was born to zoom, with features and systems designed to make high-magnification shooting with advanced Canon optics simple and spectacular. The Optical Image Stabilizer and Intelligent IS keep images clear and steady, while Zoom Framing Assist and a new Advanced Zoom Framing Assist function help you track and capture subjects, follow their movement and keep them in focus - whether you''re shooting stills or super-lifelike 1080p Full HD video. And High Speed AF means reduced lag time. Truly impressive quality is yours with every shot - even in low light - thanks to a 16.0 Megapixel* High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor and Canon DIGIC 4+ Image Processor that together create the Canon HS SYSTEM. Use this sophisticated point-and-shoot wherever you go to capture memories with the quality and versatility they deserve.

    Type


    Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 42x Optical, 4x Digital and 168x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer

    Image Capture Device

    Type
    16.0 Megapixel, 1/2.3-inch CMOS

    Total Pixels
    Approx. 16.8 Megapixels

    Effective Pixels
    Approx. 16.0 Megapixels*
    *Image processing may cause a decrease in the number of pixels.

    Lens

    Focal Length
    4.3 (W) - 180.6 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 24-1008mm)

    Digital Zoom
    4.0x

    Focusing Range
    Normal: 2.0 in. (5cm) - infinity (W), 4.3 ft. (1.3m) - infinity (T)
    Auto/Manual: 0.0 in. (0cm) - infinity (W), 4.3 ft. (1.3m) - infinity (T)
    Macro AF: 0.0 in. - 1.6 ft. (0-50cm) (W)

    Autofocus System
    TTL Autofocus, Manual Focus

    Viewfinders

    Optical Viewfinder
    Not available

    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/3.4 (W), f/6.0 (T)

    Shutter Speed
    1-1/2000 sec.
    15-1/2000 sec. (in Tv and M modes)

    Exposure Control

    Sensitivity
    Auto, ISO 100-3200

    Light Metering Method
    Evaluative*, Center-weighted 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: ±2 stops in 1/3-stop increments (not available during shooting)

    White Balance

    White Balance Control
    Auto*, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, 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. - 18 ft. (W), 4.3 - 9.8 ft. (T) (50cm - 5.5m (W), (1.3m - 3.0m (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, Creative Shot, SCN*1, Creative Filters*2, Movie*3

  • Shooting movies is possible with the movie button
  • *1 Portrait, Smart Shutter*4, High-speed Burst, Low Light, Snow, Fireworks *2 Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect *3 Standard *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, Custom Color *

    *Adjustment of contrast, sharpness, color saturation, red, green, blue and skin tone are available

    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
    Not Available

    Continuous Shooting
    Normal: Approx. 1.6 shots/sec. (in P mode)
    Normal: Approx. 10 shots/sec. (in High-speed Burst mode)

  • Under conditions where the flash does not fire automatically.
  • Differs depending on the zoom position.
  • 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: MOV (Image: H.264; Audio: Linear PCM (Stereo))

    Number of Recording Pixels
    Still Images:
    1) 16:9 - Large: 4608 x 2592; Medium 1: 3264 x 1832; Medium 2: 1920 x 1080; Small: 640 x 360

    2) 3:2 - Large: 4608 x 3072; Medium 1: 3264 x 2176; Medium 2: 2048 x 1368; Small: 640 x 424

    3) 4:3 - Large: 4608 x 3456; Medium 1: 3264 x 2448; Medium 2: 2048 x 1536; Small: 640 x 480

    4) 1:1 - Large: 3456 x 3456; Medium 1: 2448 x 2448; Medium 2: 1536 x 1536; Small: 480 x 480

    *2304 x 1728 (M) when in High-speed Burst or Low Light

    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 (L1) SF 5,788 1,349 5,446 6,654 1,174 4,742 7,365 1,058 4,272
    F 3,673 2,116 8,545 4,148 1,874 7,567 4,546 1,705 6,883
    Medium 1 (M1) SF 3,199 2,431 9,814 3,593 2,154 8,695 3,889 1,996 8,059
    F 2,141 3,611 14,578 2,335 3,318 13,396 2,513 3,069 12,391
    Medium 2 (M2) SF 1,095 6,822 27,537 1,440 5,339 21,550 1,602 4,723 19,064
    F 604 12,280 49,567 793 9,446 38,128 893 8,469 34,184
    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* (M) F NA NA NA NA NA NA 1,597 4,815 19,437

    1:1
    File Size (KB) 8GB 32GB
    Large (L1) SF 5,524 1,411 5,696
    F 34,09 2,273 9,178
    Medium 1 (M1) SF 2,941 2,640 10,659
    F 1,880 4,093 16,522
    Medium 2 (M2) SF 1,213 6,297 25,418
    F 668 11,164 45,061
    Small (S) SF 188 35,089 141,622
    F 113 49,125 198,271
    Medium* (M) F NA NA NA
    Note: SF=Superfine, F=Fine
    * When in Low Light or High-speed Burst.
    • 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
    HD: 1280 x 720 640 x 480
    5x 10x 20x 5x 10x 20x
    6 fps*2 3 fps*2 1.5 fps*2 6 fps*2 3 fps*2 1.5 fps*2
    Movie Size (KB/sec.) 205 102 51 84 42 21
    8GB 10 hrs. 14 min. 16 sec. 19 hrs. 44 min. 05 sec. 36 hrs. 39 min. 02. sec. 23 hrs. 42 min. 12 sec. 43 hrs. 36 min. 51 sec. 75 hrs. 11 min. 50 sec.
    32GB 41 hrs. 21 min. 31 sec. 79 hrs. 43 min. 23 sec. 148 hrs. 03 min. 26 sec. 95 hrs. 45 min. 15 sec. 176 hrs. 11 min. 17 sec. 303 hrs. 46 min. 22 sec.

    Other
    Full HD 1920 x 1080 HD: 1280 x 720 640 x 480
    30 fps*2 30 fps*1 30 fps*1
    Movie Size (KB/sec.) 3,899 1,212 607
    8GB 33 min. 14 sec. 1 hr. 44 min. 50 sec. 3 hrs. 24 min. 26 sec.
    32GB 2 hrs. 14 min. 16 sec. 7 hrs. 03 min. 31 sec. 13 hr. 45 min. 52 sec.
    *1 Playback rate is 30 fps.
    *2 Actual frame rate is 29.97 fps.

    Playback Specifications

    Playback Modes File
    Stills & Videos:
    Auto Rotate (Automatic vertical/horizontal detection), Image Advance (Transition Effects, Scroll Display), Rotate, Favorites, Smart Shuffle, Group Playback, Slideshow (Repeat, Interval, Effect)

    Still Images: Single, Index (6-100 thumbnails), Magnification (2-10x), Information Display, Red-eye Correction, i-Contrast, Resize, My Colors, Histogram, Overexposure Warning

    Videos:
    Normal Playback*1, Skip Backward*2, Previous Frame*3, Next Frame*3, Skip Forward*2

  • Displays playback position and shooting time
  • 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 (1 sec. increments) can be deleted.
  • Interfaces

    Video Out
    NTSC/PAL (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video), Mini-HDMI connector

    Audio Out
    Stereo (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video)

    Other
    USB, SD memory card slot; direct connection to Canon SELPHY, PIXMA Photo Printers & PictBridge compatible printers

    Power Source
    Battery Pack NB-6LH, Compact Power Adapter CA-DC10 (included with AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC40)

    Shooting Capacity
    Approx. 210 shots
    Approx. 290 shots in ECO Mode

    Video Recording Time: Approx. 50 min

    Playback Time
    Approx. 5 hours

    Physical Specifications

    Operating Temperature
    32-104°F/0-40°C

    Operating Humidity
    10-90%

    Dimensions (W x H x D)
    4.72 x 3.22 x 3.62in. / 120.0 x 81.7 x 91.9mm

    Weight
    15.6 oz. / 441g (CIPA standard)
    14.7 oz. / 417g (camera body only)

    • PowerShot SX520 HS Digital Camera
    • Battery Pack NB-6LH
    • Battery Charger CB-2LY
    • Lens Cap (with strap)
    • Neck Strap NS-DC11