Canon

Canon Powershot SD890-IS Digital Elph Camera, 10.0 Megapixels, 5x Optical Zoom, 4x Digital Zoom, 2.5" LCD Display

SKU: ICASD890IS MFR: 2566B001
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About this item

Canon PowerShot SD890 IS Digital ELPH, the iconic ELPH style is fully complemented by the latest in digital technology. Beautifully slim and elegantly curved, the SD890 IS Digital ELPH incorporates the most powerful optical zoom in the ELPH line - a full 5x optical zoom to really expand your photographic options. A 10.0-megapixel CCD heads up a long list of advanced features that not only deliver ultra-impressive image quality, but make the entire experience fun, exciting and creatively rewarding.

Summary of Customer Reviews

Customers most agreed on the following attributes:
Pros:
Easy to use (17) , Great picture quality (12) , Large clear LCD (11) , Simple controls (10) , Easy to setup (9) , Strong construction (7) , Good battery life (5) , Zoom range/performance (4) , Easy to keep clean (4) , Nice features and settings (3) , Great resolution (3)
Cons:
Poor in low light (3)
Best Uses:
Travel (14) , Family photos (11) , Fun (11) , Everyday photos (4) , Home (3) , Art (3)
Reviewer Profile:
Casual photographer (10) , Photo enthusiast (9) , Semi-pro photographer (1)

Key Features

  • Advanced 10.0 Megapixel Digital ELPH with curved silhouette design.
  • Packed with a powerful 5x Optical Zoom Lens and Optical Image Stabilizer to reduce blurry images.
  • Improved Face Detection Technology sets the focus, exposure, flash and white balance automatically, allowing greater freedom of shooting before, during and after taking the image.
  • Stand out in a crowd with an edgy, stylish design combined with a cool new button configuration for great operability.
  • 2.5-inch PureColor LCD II screen for bright, accurate color with great viewing from a wide range of angles.
  • DIGIC III Image Processor for superior image quality and improved functionality.
  • Print/Share Button for easy direct printing and downloading, plus ID Photo Print and Movie Print with select PIXMA Photo Printers and SELPHY Compact Photo Printers.

Technical Specs

Type of Camera Compact digital still camera with built-in flash
Optical Zoom 5x
Digital Zoom 4x
Megapixel 10
Focal Length 6.6-33.0mm f/3.2-5.7 (35mm film equivalent: 37-185mm)
Focusing Range Normal: 1.6 ft./50cm-infinity
Macro: 0.79 in.-1.6 ft./2-50cm (W)
Digital Macro: 0.79-3.9 in./2-10cm (W)
Autofocus System TTL Autofocus
Viewfinder Real image optical zoom viewfinder
LCD Monitor 2.5-inch TFT color LCD with wide viewing angle (PureColor LCD II)
LCD Pixels Approx. 230,000 dots
LCD Coverage 100%
Maximum Aperture f/3.2 (W) - f/5.7 (T)
Shutter Speed 1/60-1/1600 sec., 15-1/1500 sec.; Long Shutter operates with noise reduction when manually set at 1.3-15 sec.
ISO Sensitivity Auto, High ISO Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600 equivalent (Standard output sensitivity. Recommended exposure index)
Light Metering Method Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot Control to incorporate facial brightness in Face Detection AF, Metering frame is fixed to the center
Exposure Control Method Program AE; AE Lock
Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
White Balance Control Auto, Preset (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H), Custom
Control to incorporate facial brightness in Face Detection AF
Built-in Flash Auto, Red-eye Reduction, Auto Red-eye Correction, Flash On, Flash Off; FE lock, Slow Synchro
Flash Range 12 in.-11 ft./30cm-3.5m (W), 12 in.-6.6 ft./30cm-2.0m (T) (when sensitivity is set to ISO Auto)
Recycling Time 10-sec. or less (battery voltage=3.7V)
Flash Exposure Compensation N/A
Shooting Modes Auto, Camera M, Special Scene (Portrait, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Fireworks, Aquarium, ISO 3200, Indoor, Kids & Pets, Night Snapshot), Color Accent, Color Swap, Digital Macro, Stitch Assist, Movie
Self-Timer Activates shutter after an approx. 2-sec./10-sec. delay, Custom
Wireless Control Not available
Continuous Shooting Approx. 1.2 fps
Storage Media SD/SDHC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, MMC Plus Card, HC MMC Plus Card
File Format Design rule for camera file system, DPOF Version 1.1
JPEG Compression Mode Still Image: Exif 2.2 (JPEG)
Movie: AVI (Image: Motion JPEG; Audio: WAVE (Monaural))
Number of Recording Pixels Still Image: 3,648 x 2,736 (Large), 2,816 x 2,112 (Medium 1), 2,272 x 1,704 (Medium 2), 1,600 x 1,200 (Medium 3/Date Stamp), 640 x 480 (Small), 3,648 x 2,048 (Widescreen)
Movie: 640 x 480 (30 fps/30 fps LP), 320 x 240 (30 fps) available up to 4GB or 60 minutes, 640 x 480 (up to 2 hours at 0.5 fps/1 fps), 160 x 120 (up to 3 min. at 15 fps)
Playback Modes File Still Image: Single, Magnification (approx. 2x-10x), Jump, Auto Rotate, Rotate, Resume, My Colors, My Category, Transition Effects, Histogram, Overexposure Warning, Index (9 thumbnails), Sound Memos, Slide Show, Red-eye Correction, RAW, Trimming, Resize, Image Inspection Tool
Movie: Normal Playback, Special Playback, Editing, Auto Rotate, Resume
Erase Modes Still Image: single image, select range, select by date, select by category, select by folder, 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 SELPHY Compact Photo Printers, PIXMA Photo Printers and PictBridge-compatible printers via camera's USB 2.0 Hi-Speed cable
Power Source 1. Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-5L
2. AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC30 (optional)
Shooting Capacity Still Image: approx. 320 shots/800 shots (LCD off)
Playback Time Approx. 420 min.
Operating Temperature 32-104°F/0-40°C
Operating Humidity 10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D) 3.76 x 2.26 x 1.08 in./95.4 x 57.3 x 27.4mm
Weight Approx. 5.47 oz./155g (camera body only)
Warranty Canon Warranty
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