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Canon PowerShot SX160 IS Features and Specifications

October 21, 2012  by: Adi  Points: 12   Category: Gadgets  Earning $0.60   Views: 570

The PowerShot SX160 IS is the perfect combination of camera and that of an extraordinary video maker. Videos are recorded in spectacularly detailed 720p HD with clear stereo sound. Better yet, you can now zoom in and out as your creativity demands, without losing a bit of the 720p HD resolution. Given the SX160 IS''''s powerful 16x Wide-Angle Optical Zoom, this capability is especially meaningful.

         

The PowerShot SX160 IS is the perfect combination of camera and that of an extraordinary video maker. Videos are recorded in spectacularly detailed 720p HD with clear stereo sound. Better yet, you can now zoom in and out as your creativity demands, without losing a bit of the 720p HD resolution. Given the SX160 IS's powerful 16x Wide-Angle Optical Zoom, this capability is especially meaningful.



Body:

This camera has a weight of Approx. 291g (10.3 oz.) (including the battery and memory card), Approx. 243g (8.57 oz.) (camera body only) and has a dimension of 111.0 x 72.5 x 44.1 mm (4.33 x 2.85 x 1.74in.). The 3-inch TFT color display has wide viewing angle and resolution of 230,000 dot pixels.

Camera Resolution:

The quality of a digital photograph mainly depends on the camera’s resolution. Resolution is generally marked in megapixels (Mp). More megapixels mean more resolution, so that you can create bigger prints without any blur in the picture. The optical sensor resolution of this camera is 16 megapixels, image display resolution is 230,000 dots and video display resolution is 1280x720.

Zoom:

Zoom allows the user to get a closer shot of the objects even when they are physically apart. Digital cameras may offer either optical or digital zoom. But nowadays most of the digital cameras offer both optical and digital zoom. Optical zoom will utilize the lens to magnify the image to bring it closer. But digital zoom is an electronic process which magnifies the centre section of the image. Digital zoom can erode the image. So it is advisable to buy a camera based on optical zoom instead of digital zoom. This digital camera offers an optical zoom of 16x and digital zoom of 4x.

Face Detection:

Face detection is one of the most popular features of a digital camera. It allows the camera to identify faces in a shot and to automatically adjust the focus, flash and exposure to get the best shot of your objects. This digital camera has face detection feature and automatically adjust the camera's setting to capture perfect and faultless images.

ISO:

In digital photography ISO relates to the sensitivity of the image sensor to light. A lower ISO rating results in a very little noise. When there is good lighting, lower ISO can do. But when there is less lighting, a higher ISO setting is needed. Most digital cameras make these adjustments automatically. The ISO sensitivity of this digital camera ranges from 100 – 1600 (in P mode) and helps you take vivid and clear images under different lighting conditions.

Flash:

Nearly all digicams have built in flash. The camera also has a built-in flash which covers a range of 50cm – 3.0m (W), 60cm – 2.0m (T),(1.6 ft. - 9.8ft. (W), 2.0ft. – 6.6ft. (T)). The flsh modes include Auto, On, Slow Synchro and Off mode.

Additional Features:

The Canon PowerShot SX160 IS has an assortment of Scene Modes which include Landscape, Night Portrait, Beach, Snow and a lot more. This feature saves you a lot of time and also eliminates the need to manually change the settings of the camera in different shooting situations. The Sony digital camera has Artistic Picture Effects which can be used while shooting images to give your photographs a personal touch.

Performance:

The amount of light that falls on the image sensor is controlled by the aperture settings. This camera comes with an aperture ranging from f/3.5 - f/8.0 (W), f/5.9 - f/8.0(T). The aperture type is Iris. This compact digital camera features Multi-Point auto focus which ensures quality images.

This camera has a shutter speed ranging from 1 – 1/3200 sec and 15 – 1/3200 sec (in Tv and M Modes), which allows you to shoot flawless photographs even when the subjects are in motion.

Battery:

This camera is powered by AA Alkaline Batteries. When you run out of charge, just replace the battery with new ones as AA alkaline batteries are easily available. Under normal conditions you can capture up to 140 photos and can record videos continuously for 30 minutes.

Price:

This digital camera is available for the price of Rs. 12,995 in the Indian markets.




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