Canon PowerShot SD300 (Digital IXUS 40 / IXY Digital 50)

Announced Sep 21, 2004 •
4 megapixels | 2 screen | 35 – 105 mm (3×)
Price
Body type
Body type Ultracompact
Sensor
Max resolution 2272 x 1704
Other resolutions 1600 x 1200, 1024 x 768, 640 x 480
Image ratio w:h 4:3
Effective pixels 4 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 4 megapixels
Sensor size 1/2.5" (5.744 x 4.308 mm)
Sensor type CCD
Image
ISO Auto, 50, 100, 200, 400
White balance presets 5
Custom white balance Yes
Image stabilization No
Uncompressed format No
JPEG quality levels Super-Fine, Fine, Normal
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 35–105 mm
Optical zoom 3×
Maximum aperture F2.8–4.9
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Single
  • Live View
Digital zoom Yes (3 x)
Manual focus No
Macro focus range 3 cm (1.18)
Number of focus points 9
Screen / viewfinder
Screen size 2
Screen dots 118,000
Touch screen No
Live view No
Viewfinder type Optical (tunnel)
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 15 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/1500 sec
Aperture priority No
Shutter priority No
Built-in flash Yes
Flash range 3.50 m
External flash No
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Manual (Red Eye On/Off)
Continuous drive 2.4 fps
Self-timer Yes (2 or 10 sec)
Exposure compensation ±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
Videography features
Resolutions 640 x 480, 30 fps, 320 x 240, with audio
Microphone Mono
Storage
Storage types SD card
Storage included 16 MB SD card
Connectivity
USB USB 1.0 (1.5 Mbit/sec)
HDMI No
Remote control No
Physical
Environmentally sealed No
Battery Battery Pack
Battery description Lithium-Ion NB-4L battery & charger
Weight (inc. batteries) 147 g (0.32 lb / 5.19 oz)
Dimensions 86 x 54 x 21 mm (3.39 x 2.13 x 0.83)
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes
Timelapse recording No
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