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Canon PowerShot SX420IS 20 Megapixel 40x Optical Zoom Digital Camera - Black

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Canon PowerShot SX420IS 20 Megapixel 40x Optical Zoom Digital Camera - Black

The PowerShot SX420 IS camera is packed with advanced Canon technologies that make it easy to capture your best images ever. The camera's powerful 42x Optical Zoom (24-1008mm) and 24mm Wide-Angle lens gives you amazing versatility: you'll capture wide landscapes and zoom in for impressive close-ups you never thought possible - all with bright, clear quality thanks to Canon's Optical Image Stabilizer and Intelligent IS. The 20.0 Megapixel sensor and Canon DIGIC 4+ Image Processor help create crisp resolution and beautiful, natural images. Your videos will impress too: simply press the Movie button to record lifelike 720p HD video - even zoom in and out while shooting. Now with WiFi and NFC, you can share those special momnets with ease to your favourite social media websites.


42x Zoom
• The 42x optical zoom allows you to get closer to your subject, reaching 1008mm equivalent at the telephoto end. The 24mm wide-angle lens enables wide range of shooting and capturing beautiful landscapes or great group shots.

Smart Auto
• Smart Auto automatically detects scenes by assessing various factors in both the background and subject, providing a simple way to get high quality images in all situations. Detected scenes are analysed using a variety of presents that allow the camera to choose optimal settings to ensure the best possible image capture, whether shooting stills or video.

Camera Connect App
• The Canon Camera Connect app makes it easy to see what your camera has captured, transfer photos and videos to your mobile device, and use your device to control your camera.

DiG!C 4+ Processor
• The camera is equipped with Canon’s fast processor, the DIGIC 4+ Image Processor, which makes several important advancements to image quality both in stills and video. Improved light sensitivity allows for high resolution with less noise when shooting in dark conditions, and Dynamic IS now detects and compensates for tilt and parallel movement (shift blur) to create video that’s exceptionally free of distortion.

Intelligent Image Stabilization
• The latest advancement in Canon Optical Image Stabilization technology, Intelligent IS automatically analyses camera movement and applies the best image stabilisation method for the shooting situation. This feature works when shooting still shots as well as video. With Intelligent IS, you can concentrate on image capture, letting the camera make the most effective IS settings to prevent blur.

HD Movies
• Bring your memories to life as you experience your videos on High Definition. The PowerShot SX420 IS camera lets you record highly detailed 720p HD video at up to 25 frames per second with clear sound. Imagine the fun and excitement of being able to shoot high definition video whenever you want, right from your compact digital camera.The high quality resolution and MP4 audio recording will make your audience feel like they were there with you all along.


Image Sensor
• Type: 1/2.3 type CCD
• Effective Pixels: Approx. 20.0M
• Total Pixels: Approx. 20.5M
• Colour Filter Type: Primary Colour

Image Processor
• Type: DIGIC 4+ with iSAPS technology

• Focal Length: 4.3 – 180.6 mm (35 mm equivalent: 24 – 1008 mm)
• Zoom: Optical 42xZoomPlus 84xDigital approx. 4x (with Digital Tele-Converter approx. 1.6x or 2.0x (1))Combined approx. 164x
• Maximum f/number: f/3.5 - f/6.6
• Construction: 12 elements in 11 groups (3 UD lenses, 2 double-sided aspherical lenses, 1 single-sided aspherical lens)
• Image Stabilisation: Yes (lens shift-type), approx. 2.5-stop. Intelligent IS with 4-axis Enhanced Dynamic IS

• Type: TTL
• AF System/Points: AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point), 1-point AF (fixed to centre)
• AF Modes: Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE, Tracking AF
• AF Point Selection: Size (Normal, Small)
• AF Assist Beam: Yes
• Closest Focusing Distance: 0 cm (W) from front of lens in Macro

Exposure Control
• Metering modes: Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (Centre)
• Exposure Compensation: +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments. Enhanced i-Contrast for automatic dynamic range correction
• ISO sensitivity: AUTO, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600AUTO ISO: 100 - 800

• Speed: 1 – 1/4000 sec. (factory default)15 – 1/4000 sec. (total range – varies by shooting mode)

White Balance
• Type: TTL
• Settings: Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom. Multi-area WB correction available in Smart Auto

Colour Matrix
• Type: sRGB

LCD Monitor
• Monitor: 7.5 cm (3.0”) TFT, approx. 230,000 dots
• Coverage: Approx. 100%
• Brightness: Adjustable to one of five levels. Quick-bright LCD

• Modes: Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro
• Slow Sync Speed: Yes. Fastest speed 1/2000 sec.
• Red-Eye Reduction: Yes
• Flash Exposure Compensation: Face Detection FE, Smart Flash Exposure
• Built-in Flash Range: 50 cm – 5.0 m (W) / 1.4 m – 2.7 m (T)
• External Flash: Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2

• Modes: Smart Auto (32 scenes detected), Program AE, Live View Control, Portrait, Face Self-Timer, Low Light (5.0MP), Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Fireworks, Long Shutter
• Modes in Movie: Smart Auto (21 scenes detected), Program AE, Portrait, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Fireworks
• Photo Effects: My Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color)
• Drive modes: Single, Continuous, Self-Timer
• Continuous Shooting: Approx. 0.5 shots/s Low Light Mode (5.0 MP): Approx. 2.2 shots/s (all speeds are until memory card becomes full)

Recording Pixels / Compression
• Image Size: 4:3 - (L) 5152 x 3864, (M) 2560 x 1920, (M1) 3648 x 2736, (M2) 2048 x 1536, (S) 640 x 480 16:9 - (L) 5152 x 2896, (M1) 3648 x 2048, (M2) 1920 x 1080, (S) 640 x 360 3:2 - (L) 5152 x 3432, (M1) 3648 x 2432, (M2) 2048 x 1368, (S) 640 x 424 1:1 - (L) 3856 x 3856, (M1) 2736 x 2736, (M2) 1536 x 1536, (S) 480 x 480 Resize in playback (M2)
• Compression: Superfine, Fine
• Movies: (HD) 1280 x 720, 25 fps, (L) 640 x 480, 29.97 fps Miniature Effect (HD) 5 fps, 2.5 fps, 1.25 fps Miniature Effect (L) 6 fps, 3 fps, 1.5 fps
• Movie Length: (Full HD & HD) Up to 4 GB or 29 min 59 s (5) (L) Up to 4 GB or 1 hour

File Types
• Still Image Type: JPEG compression (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system, Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
• Movies: MP4 [Video: MPEG4-AVC / H.264, Audio: MPEG4 AAC-LC (monaural)]

Direct Print
• Canon Printers: Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers and Canon Inkjet Printers supporting PictBridge
• PictBridge: Yes (via USB or Wireless LAN)

Other Features
• GPS: GPS via mobile (via Canon Camera Connect app with compatible smart devices)
• Red-Eye Correction: Yes, during shooting and playback
• Intelligent Orientation Sensor: Yes, with Auto Rotate
• Histogram: Yes, during playback
• Playback zoom: Approx. 2x – 10x
• Self Timer: Approx. 2, 10 s or Custom
• Menu Languages: English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Greek, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Spanish, Ukrainian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Chinese (traditional), Japanese, Korean, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Farsi, Hindi, Malay, Indonesian, Vietnamese, Hebrew

• Computer: Hi-Speed USB composite connector (Mini-B compatible)
• Other: A/V output, composite connector (PAL/NTSC)
• Computer/Other: Wi-Fi (IEEE802.11b/g/n), (2.4 GHz only), with Dynamic NFC support

Memory Card
• Type: SD, SDHC, SDXC

Supported Operating Systems
• PC & Macintosh: Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1 (9) Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 / 10.11 For Wi-Fi connection to a PC: Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1 Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 For Image Transfer Utility: Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1 Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 / 10.11

Power Source
• Batteries: Li-ion Battery NB-11L / NB-11LH (NB-11LH battery and charger supplied)
• Battery life: Approx. 195 shots Eco mode approx. 260 shots Approx. 300 min playback

Physical Specifications
• Operating Environment: 0 – 40 °C, 10 – 90% humidity
• Dimensions (W x H x D): 104.4 x 69.1 x 85.1 mm
• Weight: Approx. 325 g (including battery and memory card)


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Additional Details:

  • Stock Availability: Out of Stock!
  • Warranty: 1 Year
  • Manufacturer: Canon Shop
  • Product Found In: Digital Cameras
  • Model Number: SX420IS
  • Part Number: T37022