Canon PowerShot A610 5.0MP Digital Camera
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Highlights for Canon PowerShot A610 5.0MP Digital Camera

This product is brand new and comes with all manufacturer supplied accessories and 1 year manufacturers USA warranty.

The surprising PowerShot A610 offers many features you'd expect to find only on higher end models. For example, there's a 5.0 Megapixel CCD that lets you print large, richly detailed prints. Just as importantly, this camera is equipped with a complete range of advanced functions that make shooting relaxed and simple - whether you're a novice or a pro.

PowerShot A610 Kit Contents

  • PowerShot A610 Body
  • AA-size Alkaline Battery (x4)
  • SD Memory Card SDC-16M
  • Wrist Strap WS-200
  • Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • Audio/Video Cable AVC-DC300
  • High-performance, feature-rich 5.0 Megapixel digital camera with a long 4x Optical Zoom
  • Large 2.0 inch Vari-Angle LCD screen and optical viewfinder for easy on-camera viewing
  • Steady grip for better handling and Mode Dial for easy access to 20 Shooting Modes, including 8 Special Scene Modes
  • DIGIC II Image Processor for even faster processing speed, crisp vibrant colors and excellent image quality
  • Fully loaded with Movie Mode recording up to 60 fps (320 x 240) and a USB 2.0 Hi-Speed interface for fast downloads
  • Compatible with a complete range of optional accessories, including supplementary lenses and an auxiliary flash unit
  • Print/Share Button for easy direct printing and downloading plus ID Photo Print and Movie Print with Canon CP and SELPHY Photo Printers


  • Type of Camera Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 4x Optical/4x Digital/16x Combined Zoom
  • Type 5.0 Megapixel, 1/1.8 inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)
  • Total Pixels Approx. 5.3 Megapixels
  • Effective Pixels Approx. 5.0 Megapixels
  • Focal Length 7.3 - 29.2mm f/2.8-4.1 (35mm film equivalent: 35-140mm)
  • Digital Zoom 4x
  • Focusing Range Normal: 1.5 ft./45cm-infinityMacro: 0.4 in.-1.5 ft./1-45cm (WIDE), 9.8 in. - 1.5 ft./25-45cm (except WIDE)
  • Autofocus System TTL Autofocus (continuous/single)
  • Optical Viewfinder Real-image optical zoom viewfinder
  • LCD Monitor 2.0 inch low-temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT color LCD (vari-angle)
  • LCD Pixels Approx. 115,000 pixels
  • LCD Coverage 100%
  • Maximum Aperture f/2.8 (W) - f/4.1 (T)
  • Shutter Speed 15-1/2000 sec.; Slow shutter operates with noise reduction when manually set at 1.3-15 sec.
  • Sensitivity AUTO, ISO 50/100/200/400 equivalent
  • Light Metering Method Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot* * Metering frame with Spot Mode fixed to center or linked to AF frame.
  • Exposure Control Method Program AE, Shutter-priority AE, Aperture-priority AE, Manual.AE Lock is available
  • Exposure Compensation +/- 2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
  • White Balance Control Auto, Preset (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Underwater), Custom
  • Built-in Flash Operation Modes: Auto, On/Off, Red-Eye Reduction On/Off, Slow Synchro
  • Flash Range Normal: 1.5-13.8 ft./45cm - 4.2m (W), 1.5-9.8 ft./45cm - 3.0m (T) Macro: 0.8-1.5 ft./25-45cm (when sensitivity is set to ISO 100 equivalent)
  • Recycling Time Approx. 10 sec. or less (battery voltage=6.0V)
  • Flash Exposure Compensation +/- 2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
  • Shooting Modes Auto; Creative: P, Av, Tv, M, C; Image: Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene, Special Scene (Foliage, Snow, Beach, Fireworks, Underwater, Indoor, Kids & Pets, Night Snapshot), My Colors, Stitch Assist, Movie
  • Photo Effects Vivid, Neutral, Low Sharpening, Sepia, Black & White
  • Self-Timer Activates shutter after an approx. 2 sec./10 sec. delay, Custom
  • Wireless Control Not available
  • Continuous Shooting Approx. 2.4 fps
  • Storage Media SD Memory Card, MultiMediaCard
  • File Format Design rule for camera file system, DPOF Version 1.1 (Digital Print Order Format)
  • Image Compression Still Image: Exif 2.2 (JPEG) Movie: AVI (Image: Motion JPEG; Audio: WAVE (Monaural))
  • JPEG Compression Mode Normal, Fine, SuperFine
  • Number of Recording Pixels Still Image: 2,592 x 1,944 (Large), 2,048 x 1,536 (Medium 1), 1,600 x 1,200 (Medium 2), 640 x 480 (Small)Movie: 640 x 480/320 x 240 (30 fps/15 fps), 320 x 240 (1 min. at 60 fps), 160 x 120 (3 min. at 15 fps)
  • Playback Modes File Still Image: Single, Magnification (approx. 2x-10x), Jump, Auto Rotate, Rotation, Histogram, Index (9 thumbnails), Sound Memos, Slide Show Movie: Normal Playback, Special Playback, Slow Motion, Editing
  • Erase Modes Still Image: Single image, All images Movie: Part of movie, All of movie
  • Computer Interface USB 2.0 Hi-Speed (mini-B PTP)
  • Video Out NTSC/PAL
  • Audio Out Monaural
  • Other Memory card slot. Direct connection to Canon CP, SELPHY, PIXMA Photo Printers and PictBridge compatible printers via camera's USB cable.
  • Power Source 1. AA-size Alkaline Battery (x4) 2. Rechargeable AA-size NiMH Battery (x4) 3. AC Adapter Kit ACK600
  • Shooting Capacity Still Image: approx. 350 shots (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 500 shots (AA-size NiMH Battery) *1
  • Playback Time Approx. 960 min. (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 960 min. (AA-size NiMH Battery)*
  • Operating Temperature 32-104 F/0-40 C
  • Operating Humidity 10-90%
  • Dimensions (W x H x D) 4.13 x 2.60 x 1.93 in./104.8 x 66.0 x 49.1mm
  • Weight Approx. 8.29 oz./235g (camera body only)