Canon PowerShot SX160 IS

Announced Aug 21, 2012 •
16 megapixels | 3 screen | 28 – 448 mm (16×)
Body type
Body type Compact
Sensor
Max resolution 4608 x 3456 ?
Image ratio w:h 1:1, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9 ?
Effective pixels 16 megapixels ?
Sensor photo detectors 17 megapixels ?
Sensor size 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm) ?
Sensor type CCD ?
Processor Digic 4
Image
ISO Auto,100, 200, 400, 800, 1600 ?
White balance presets 5 ?
Custom white balance Yes ?
Image stabilization Optical ?
Uncompressed format No
JPEG quality levels Superfine, Fine ?
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 28–448 mm
Optical zoom 16×
Maximum aperture F3.5 - F5.9 ?
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Tracking
  • Single
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
?
Digital zoom Yes (4x)
Manual focus Yes ?
Macro focus range 1 cm (0.39) ?
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fixed ?
Screen size 3 ?
Screen dots 230,000 ?
Touch screen No
Screen type TFT Color LCD
Live view Yes ?
Viewfinder type None ?
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 15 sec ?
Maximum shutter speed 1/3200 sec ?
Aperture priority Yes ?
Shutter priority Yes ?
Manual exposure mode Yes
Subject / scene modes Yes
Built-in flash Yes (Pop-up)
Flash range 3.00 m
External flash No
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync
Continuous drive 0.8 fps ?
Self-timer Yes (2 or 10 sec, Custom)
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure compensation ±2 (at 1/3 EV steps) ?
WB Bracketing No ?
Videography features
Resolutions 1280 x 720 (30, 25 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps)
Format H.264
Videography notes Miniature Effect (HD, L) 6fps, 3fps, 1.5 fps
Microphone Stereo
Speaker Mono
Storage
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC ?
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) ?
HDMI No ?
Wireless Eye-Fi Connected ?
Remote control No
Physical
Environmentally sealed No
Battery AA
Battery description 2 x AA batteries
Battery Life (CIPA) 380
Weight (inc. batteries) 291 g (0.64 lb / 10.26 oz)
Dimensions 111 x 73 x 44 mm (4.37 x 2.87 x 1.73)
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes
Timelapse recording No ?
GPS None
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