Canon PowerShot A530 5.0MP Digital Camera
Item No.
81348
Mfg Part No.
1119B001
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Product Information for Canon PowerShot A530 5.0MP Digital Camera

Highlights for Canon PowerShot A530 5.0MP Digital Camera

Canon makes an affordable, high-quality 5.0 megapixel digital camera a reality with the PowerShot A530. Fast, powerful, and impressively compact, the A530 delivers beautiful images and high performance. Best of all, this camera retains all the easy-to-use accessibility that has made the PowerShot A Series so popular.

PowerShot A530 Kit Contents

  • PowerShot A530 Body
  • AA-size Alkaline Battery (x2)
  • MultiMediaCard MMC-16M
  • Wrist Strap WS-800
  • Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • AV Cable AVC-DC300
Features:
  • Affordable 5.0 Megapixel digital camera with high-quality Canon 4x Optical Zoom lens
  • Compact, lightweight body that's easy to bring along wherever you go
  • New ISO 800 reduces image blur and expands low-light shooting ability
  • DIGIC II Image Processor and iSAPS Technology for superior image quality, faster operation and lower power consumption
  • 16:9 Widescreen for full-screen viewing on widescreen TVs and computer monitors
  • Record your movies in VGA (640 x 480) Movie Mode with sound
  • Print/Share Button for easy direct printing and downloading, plus ID Photo Print and Movie Print with Canon CP and SELPHY Compact Photo Printers

Specifications:

  • Type of Camera Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 4x Optical / 4x Digital / 16x Combined Zoom
  • Type 5.0 Megapixel, 1/2.5 inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)
  • Total Pixels Approx. 5.3 Megapixels
  • Effective Pixels Approx. 5.0 Megapixels
  • Focal Length 5.8-23.2mm f/2.6-5.5 (35mm film equivalent: 35-140mm)
  • Digital Zoom 4x
  • Focusing Range Normal: 1.5 ft./45cm-infinity Macro: 2.0 in.-1.5 ft./5-45cm (WIDE), 1.1-1.5 ft./33-45cm (except WIDE)
  • Autofocus System TTL Autofocus
  • Optical Viewfinder Real-image optical zoom viewfinder
  • LCD Monitor 1.8 inch low-temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT color LCD
  • LCD Pixels Approx. 77,000 pixels
  • LCD Coverage 100%
  • Maximum Aperture f/2.6 (W) - f/5.5 (T)
  • Shutter Speed 15-1/2000 sec. (settable in M)
  • Sensitivity Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800 equivalent
  • Light Metering Method Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot** Metering frame is fixed to the center
  • Exposure Control Method Program AE, Manual
  • Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
  • White Balance Control Auto, Preset (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H), Custom
  • Built-in Flash Auto, Auto w/ Red-Eye Reduction, Flash On, Flash On w/ Red-Eye Reduction, Flash Off
  • Flash Range Normal: 1.5-11.0 ft./45cm - 3.5m (W), 1.5-7.2 ft./45cm - 2.2m (T) Macro: 1.1-1.5 ft./33-45cm (W/T) (when sensitivity is set to ISO Auto)
  • Recycling Time 10 sec. or less (battery voltage=3.0V)
  • Flash Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
  • Shooting Modes Auto; Creative: P, M; Image: Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene, Special Scene (Foliage, Snow, Beach, Fireworks, Indoor, Kids & Pets, Night Snapshot, Color Accent, Color Swap), My Colors, Stitch Assist, Movie
  • Photo Effects Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Custom Color
  • Self-Timer Activates shutter after an approx. 2-sec./10-sec. delay, Custom
  • Wireless Control Not available
  • Continuous Shooting Approx. 2.1 fps
  • Storage Media SD Memory Card, MultiMediaCard
  • File Format Design rule for camera file system, DPOF Version 1.1
  • 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: 640 x 480 (Small), 1,600 x 1,200 (Medium 2), 2,048 x 1,536 (Medium 1), 2,592 x 1,944 (Large), 2,592 x 1,456 (Widescreen) Movie: 640 x 480 (10 fps) / 320 x 240 (20 fps) available up to 1GB, 160 x 120 (3 min. at 15 fps)
  • Playback Modes File Still Image: Single, Magnification (approx. 2x-10x), Jump, Auto Rotate, Rotate, Histogram, Index (9 thumbnails), Sound Memos, Auto Play Movie: Normal Playback, Special Playback, 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 jack)
  • Video Out NTSC/PAL
  • Audio Out Monaural
  • Other Memory card slot; direct connection to Canon CP and SELPHY Compact Photo Printers, PIXMA Photo Printers and PictBridge-compatible printers via camera's USB 2.0 Hi-Speed cable.
  • Power Source 1. AA-size Alkaline Battery (x2) 2. Rechargeable AA-size Ni-MH Battery (x2) 3. AC Adapter Kit ACK800
  • Shooting Capacity Still Image: approx. 90 shots (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 360 shots (AA-size Ni-MH Battery) *
  • Playback Time Approx. 300 min. (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 420 min. (AA-size Ni-MH Battery) *
  • Operating Temperature 32-104F/0-40C
  • Operating Humidity 10-90%
  • Dimensions (W x H x D) 3.56 x 2.52 x 1.70 in. / 90.4 x 64.0 x 43.2mm
  • Weight Approx. 6.00 oz. / 170g (camera body only)