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Canon PowerShot S100 specifications

Price  • $429
 • £439
 • €449
Sensor  • 1/1.7" Type Canon high-sensitivity CMOS
 • 12.1 million effective pixels
 • Primary Color Filter
Image processor  • DIGIC 5 with iSAPS technology *
Image sizes 4:3
 • 4000 x 3000 (L, 12M) *
 • 2816 x 2112 (M1)
 • 1600 x 1200 (M2)
 • 620 x 480 (S)

16:9
 • 4000 x 2448 (L, 9.8M)
 • 2816 x 1584 (M1)
 • 1920 x 1080 (M2)
 • 640 x 360 (S)

3:2
 • 4000 x 2664 (L)
 • 2816 x 1880 (M1)
 • 1600 x 1064 (M2)
 • 640 x 424 (S)

1:1
 • 2992 x 2992 (L)
 • 2112 x 2112 (M1)
 • 1200 x 1200 (M2)
 • 480 x 480 (S)

4:5
 • 2400 x 3000 (L)
 • 1696 x 2112 (M1)
 • 960 x 1200 (M2)
 • 384 x 480 (S)
Movie clips  • 1920 x 1080 @ 24 fps (Full HD) *
 • 1280 x 720 @ 30fps
 • 640 x 480 @ 30fps
 • iFrame Movie (HD)

Super Slow Motion Movie:
 • 640 x 480, 120fps (L)
 • 320 x 240, 240fps (M)

Miniature Effect:
 • 6fps, 3fps, 1.5 fps (HD, L)
Movie Length  • Full HD & HD: Up to 4 GB or 29 min. 59 sec.
 • L and M: Up to 4 GB or 1 hour
 • Super Slow Motion Movie: 30 sec.
File formats Still:
 • RAW
 • JPEG (Exif v2.3)

Movie:
 • MOV [H.264 + Linear PCM (Stereo)]
 • iFrame

GPS log:
 • LOG [NMEA 0183 message format compliant]
Lens  • 5x optical zoom *
 • 5.2-26.0 mm
 • 24-120mm (35mm equiv)
 • F2.0-5.9
 • 7 elements in 6 groups
 • 1 double-sided aspherical lens, 1 double-sided aspherical UA lens,
    1 single-sided aspherical lens
Image stabilization  • Lens-shift type
 • 4 stops
 • Intelligent IS
Digital zoom up to 4x
Focus  • Autofocus (Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE, Tracking AF)
 • Macro focus
 • Manual focus
 • Focus Bracketing
AF system/points  • AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point)
 • 1-point AF (Any position is available, fixed centre or Face Select and Track)
AF assist lamp Yes
Minimum Focus  • Macro mode: 3cm from front of lens @ 5.2mm (W)
Metering  • Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame)
 • Centre-weighted average
 • Spot (centre or linked to Face Detection AF or FlexiZone AF frame)
ISO sensitivity  • Auto
 • ISO 80
 • ISO 100
 • ISO 125
 • ISO 160
 • ISO 200
 • ISO 250
 • ISO 320
 • ISO 400
 • ISO 500
 • ISO 640
 • ISO 800
 • ISO 1000
 • ISO 1250
 • ISO 1600
 • ISO 2000
 • ISO 2500
 • ISO 3200
 • ISO 4000 *
 • ISO 5000 *
 • ISO 6400 *
* Standard Output Sensitivity / Recommended Exposure Index (ISO 12232:2006)
Exposure compensation  • +/- 3 EV, 1/3 stop increments
 • Enhanced i-Contrast for automatic dynamic range correction
Exposure bracketing 1/3 - 2 EV, 1/3 stop increments
Shutter speed  • 15-1/2000 sec (varies by shooting mode)
Modes  • Smart Auto (32 scenes detected)
 • Program AE
 • Shutter priority AE
 • Aperture priority AE
 • Manual
 • Custom
 • Scene
 • Photo Effects
 • Movie
Scene modes  • Movie Digest
 • Portrait
 • Landscape
 • Kids & Pets
 • Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Timer, Face Self-Timer)
 • High-speed Burst HQ
 • Handheld Night Scene
 • Beach
 • Underwater
 • Foliage
 • Snow
 • Fireworks
 • Stitch Assist
 • High Dynamic Range
 • Nostalgic
 • Fish-eye Effect
 • Miniature Effect
 • Toy Camera Effect
 • Monochrome
 • Super Vivid
 • Poster Effect
 • Color Accent
 • Color Swap
Modes in Movie  • Smart Auto (21 scenes detected)
 • Standard
 • Program AE
 • Portrait
 • Landscape
 • Miniature Effect
 • Monochrome
 • Super Vivid
 • Poster Effect
 • Color Accent
 • Color Swap
 • Beach
 • Underwater
 • Foliage
 • Snow
 • Fireworks
 • iFrame Movie
 • Super Slow Motion Movie
Photo Effects  • My Colors Off
 • Vivid
 • Neutral
 • Sepia
 • Black & White
 • Positive Film
 • Lighter Skin Tone
 • Darker Skin Tone
 • Vivid Blue
 • Vivid Green
 • Vivid Red
 • Custom Color
White balance  • Auto (including Face Detection WB)
 • Daylight
 • Cloudy
 • Tungsten
 • Fluorescent
 • Fluorescent H
 • Flash
 • Underwater
 • Custom
 • Multi-area WB correction available in Smart Auto
Drive Modes  • Single
 • Continuous
 • Continuous with AF
 • Self-Timer (Approx. 2 or 10 sec., Custom)
Continuous shooting  • Approx. 2.3 fps *
 • Approx. 0.8 fps with Autofocus
 • Approx. 0.8 fps with Live View
 • High-speed Burst HQ: Approx. 9.6 fps up to 8 frames *
Flash  • Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro
 • Fastest sync speed 1/2000 sec.
 • Red-eye Reduction
 • Flash Exposure Compensation +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments
 • Face Detection FE, Safety FE
 • Flash Exposure Lock
 • Manual power adjustment in 3 levels (internal flash)
 • 2nd curtain sync
 • Range 50 cm - 7.0 m (W) / 2.3 m (T)
External Flash Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2 (optional)
Viewfinder No
LCD monitor  • 3.0" Pure Color II G TFT
 • 461,000 dots
 • 100% coverage
 • Brightness adjustable to one of five levels. Quick-bright LCD
GPS  • GPS tagging *
 • GPS logger *
Menu Languages  • English
 • German
 • French
 • Dutch
 • Danish
 • Finnish
 • Italian
 • Norwegian
 • Swedish
 • Spanish
 • Chinese (simplified)
 • Chinese (traditional)
 • Japanese
 • Russian
 • Portuguese
 • Korean
 • Greek
 • Polish
 • Czech
 • Hungarian
 • Turkish
 • Thai
 • Arabic
 • Ukrainian
 • Romanian
 • Farsi
 • Hindi
Connectivity  • USB 2.0 Hi-Speed (MTP, PTP), Mini-B connector
 • HDMI mini connector (HDMI-CEC compatible)
 • AV out (PAL / NTSC switchable)
Storage SD, SDHC, SDXC
Power  • Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-5L
 • CB-2L Charger included
 • Approx 200 shots
 • Approx 240 min playback
Weight
(inc batt/card)
Approx 198 g (7.0 oz)
Dimensions 98.9 x 59.9 x 26.7 mm
(3.9 x 2.4 x 1.1 in)
Optional Accessories  • Soft Case DCC-1450
 • Waterproof Case (40m) WP-DC43, Waterproof Case Weight WW-DC1
 • Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2
 • AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC30
 • Battery Charger CB-2LXE

* New in the S100 compared to the S95

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Sdaniella

Powershot S100: 5.2-26.0mm f/2.0-5.9
Canon 71.6∠2.60 ∅ 2.0 ev (Wide)
Canon 16.4∠4.41 ∅ 5.9 ev (Tele)

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