Canon PowerShot A800

Announced Jan 5, 2011 •
10 megapixels | 2.5 screen | 37 – 122 mm (3.3×)
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 ?
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 F3.0 - F5.8 ?
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 1 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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