Canon PowerShot SD890 IS (Digital IXUS 970 IS / IXY Digital 820 IS) Specs

Announced Mar 13, 2008 •
10 megapixels | 2.5 screen | 37 – 185 mm (5×)
Price
Body type
Body type Ultracompact
Sensor
Max resolution 3648 x 2736
Other resolutions 2648 x 2048, 2816 x 2112, 2272 x 1704, 1600 x 1200, 640 x 480
Image ratio w:h 4:3, 16:9
Effective pixels 10 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 10 megapixels
Sensor size 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)
Sensor type CCD
Image
ISO Auto, High Auto, 80 ,100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
White balance presets 5
Custom white balance Yes
Image stabilization Optical
Uncompressed format No
JPEG quality levels Super-Fine, Fine, Normal
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 37–185 mm
Optical zoom 5×
Maximum aperture F3.2–5.7
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Single
  • Face Detection
  • Live View
Digital zoom Yes (4 x)
Manual focus No
Normal focus range 50 cm (19.69)
Macro focus range 2 cm (0.79)
Number of focus points 9
Screen / viewfinder
Screen size 2.5
Screen dots 230,000
Touch screen No
Live view No
Viewfinder type Optical (tunnel)
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 15 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/1600 sec
Aperture priority No
Shutter priority No
Built-in flash Yes
Flash range 3.50 m
External flash No
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, FE Lock, Slow, Red Eye Reduction, Auto Red Eye Correction
Continuous drive 1.2 fps
Self-timer Yes (2 or 10 sec)
Exposure compensation ±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
Videography features
Resolutions 640 x 480 @ 30/1/0.5 fps, 320 x 240 @ 30 fps, 160 x 120 @ 15 fps
Storage
Storage types SD/SDHC/MMC card
Storage included 32 MB SD card
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
HDMI No
Remote control No
Physical
Environmentally sealed No
Battery Battery Pack
Battery description Lithium-Ion NB-5L battery & charger
Weight (inc. batteries) 195 g (0.43 lb / 6.88 oz)
Dimensions 95 x 57 x 27 mm (3.74 x 2.24 x 1.06)
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes
Timelapse recording Yes
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