Canon PowerShot SD980 IS / Digital IXUS 200 IS

Announced Aug 19, 2009 •
12 megapixels | 3 screen | 24 – 120 mm (5×)
Body type
Body type Compact
Sensor
Max resolution 4000 x 3000 ?
Other resolutions 4000 x 2248, 3264 x 2448, 2592 x 1944, 1600 x 1200, 640 x 480, 320 x 240 ?
Image ratio w:h 4:3, 16:9 ?
Effective pixels 12 megapixels ?
Sensor size 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm) ?
Sensor type CCD ?
Processor Digic 4
Image
ISO Auto, 80 ,100, 200, 400, 800, 1600 ?
White balance presets 6 ?
Custom white balance Yes ?
Image stabilization Optical ?
Uncompressed format No
JPEG quality levels Fine, Normal ?
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 24–120 mm
Optical zoom 5×
Maximum aperture F2.8 - F5.9 ?
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Single
  • Live View
?
Digital zoom Yes (4x)
Manual focus No ?
Macro focus range 3 cm (1.18) ?
Number of focus points 9
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed ?
Screen size 3 ?
Screen dots 230,000 ?
Touch screen Yes
Live view No ?
Viewfinder type None ?
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 15 sec ?
Maximum shutter speed 1/3000 sec ?
Aperture priority No ?
Shutter priority No ?
Manual exposure mode Yes
Subject / scene modes Yes
Built-in flash Yes
Flash range 6.50 m
External flash No
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync
Continuous drive 1 fps ?
Self-timer Yes (2 or 10 sec, Custom)
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure compensation ±2 (at 1/3 EV steps) ?
Videography features
Resolutions 1280 x 720 (30 fps) 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30, 15 fps)
Format H.264
Microphone Mono
Speaker None
Storage
Storage types SD, SDHC, MMC, MMCplus, HC MMCplus ?
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) ?
HDMI Yes ?
Physical
Environmentally sealed No
Battery Battery Pack
Battery description Lithium-Ion NB-6L rechargeable battery & charger
Weight (inc. batteries) 150 g (0.33 lb / 5.29 oz)
Dimensions 100 x 53 x 23 mm (3.94 x 2.09 x 0.91)
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes
GPS None
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