Canon PowerShot A800

Announced Jan 5, 2011 •
10 megapixels | 2.5 screen | 37 – 122 mm (3.3×)
Price
Body type
Body type Compact
Sensor
Max resolution 3648 x 2736
Other resolutions 3648 x 2048, 2816 x 2112, 1600 x 1200, 640 x 480
Image ratio w:h 4:3, 16:9
Effective pixels 10 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 11 megapixels
Sensor size 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)
Sensor type CCD
Processor DIGIC 3
Image
ISO Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
Boosted ISO (minimum) 3200
Boosted ISO (maximum) 3200
White balance presets 5
Custom white balance Yes
Image stabilization No
Uncompressed format No
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 37–122 mm
Optical zoom 3.3×
Maximum aperture F3–5.8
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Continuous
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Digital zoom Yes (4x)
Manual focus No
Normal focus range 25 cm (9.84)
Macro focus range 1 cm (0.39)
Number of focus points 9
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed
Screen size 2.5
Screen dots 115,000
Touch screen No
Screen type TFT LCD
Live view Yes
Viewfinder type None
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 15 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/2000 sec
Aperture priority No
Shutter priority No
Manual exposure mode No
Subject / scene modes Yes
Built-in flash Yes
Flash range 3.00 m
External flash No
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Slow Sync
Continuous drive 0.8 fps
Self-timer Yes (2 or 10sec, custom)
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Average
Exposure compensation ±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
WB Bracketing No
Videography features
Resolutions 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30 fps)
Format Motion JPEG
Microphone Mono
Storage
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC/MMC/MMCplus/HCMMCplus
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
HDMI No
Remote control No
Physical
Environmentally sealed No
Battery AA
Battery description 2 x AA batteries
Battery Life (CIPA) 300
Weight (inc. batteries) 186 g (0.41 lb / 6.56 oz)
Dimensions 94 x 61 x 31 mm (3.7 x 2.4 x 1.22)
Other features
Timelapse recording No
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