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Canon Powershot A460 Point & Shoot Digital Camera Kit, 5.0 Megapixel, 4x Optical, 4x Digital Zoom, 2.0" LCD Screen - Silver

SKU: ICAA460 MFR: 1778B001
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• High-Resolution Introductory Camera...The stylish PowerShot A460 offers the high performance features & high-quality design that make great pictures possible even if this is your very first digital camera.
• Equipped with 5.0 Megapixels of resolution, a 4x Optical Zoom & many of Canon's most popular shooting features, this is a camera designed to make digital photography simple, fun & rewarding, from the moment you take it out of the box.
• The PowerShot A460's 5.0 megapixels of resolution give every shot added depth & dimension. You'll notice the fine details & ravishing colors. The sharpness & clarity of your enlargements will also astound you.
• Plus, the 4x Optical Zoom lens makes it simple to shoot close-ups, scenery & anything else with the brilliance & flawless clarity that have built Canon's reputation worldwide. To make shooting & playback convenient & easy, there's a big, clear 2.0" LCD screen.
• This is the digital camera that takes care of you, so you never have to worry about anything. Just turn the simple Mode Dial & instantly you can handle any shooting condition.
• Choose from Auto for most situations, Manual when you're feeling creative, Movie, or Special Scene for superb shots in Night, Snow, Indoor or Beach settings, among others.
• Canon's DIGIC II Image Processor is designed to improve processing speed & image quality, so DIGIC II provides markedly faster startup, autofocus & playback, plus it assures that every image is more colorfully vibrant.
• Now you can experience the full impact of every image you shoot. PowerShot A460 is equipped with a 16:9 widescreen option that lets you shoot still photos & movies in a format that's specially made for viewing on widescreen television sets or your computer monitor.
• Imagine the possibilities: you can entertain friends & family with shows of your own photography or host your own movie nights. It's a great way to give everyone a whole new perspective on your creativity.
• You don't need to worry about running out or recharging batteries. Since AA-size batteries can be purchased at any store, simply get new ones locally.
• The PowerShot A460's Print/Share button makes direct printing easier than ever. Simply connect the A460 to a Canon CP, SELPHY or PIXMA Photo Printer or any PictBridge compatible photo printer, press the lighted Print/Share button & print! Also use the Print/Share button to transfer images to a computer (Windows & Mac).
• Print your own ID photos in 28 different sizes or use the Movie Print function to output multiple stills from a recorded movie on a single sheet with a Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printer.
• For desktop large-format printing, try one of the Direct Photo Printers that allow you to print without a computer in one of two ways: plug your compatible PowerShot camera into the Direct Photo Printer using the supplied USB interface cable, or simply insert a memory card into the supplied slot.

Key Features

  • 5.0 Megapixels in the palm of your hand
  • High-quality Canon 4x Optical Zoom lens
  • Clear 2.0-inch LCD screen
  • Easy to operate for beautiful photos!
  • Mode Dial keeps camera operation simple and easy
  • Advanced imaging technology improves every photo
  • DIGIC II Image Processor with iSAPS Technology for superior image quality
  • Fast operation and low power consumption
  • 16:9 Widescreen mode for full-screen viewing on widescreen TVs and computer monitors
  • Power on the go with two AA-size batteries
  • Print/Share Button for easy direct printing and downloading
  • Plus ID Photo Printand Movie Print with Canon CP and SELPHY Compact Photo Printers
  • Shooting Modes: Advanced presets for the best possible photos under certain conditions.
  • Auto: The camera chooses all the settings so you can concentrate on your subject.
  • Manual: The ultimate in creative control, you set ISO speed, exposure compensation and white balance
  • Super Macro: The camera trims the image center and digitally zooms to create beautiful enlarged close-ups.
  • Movie: Shoot in VGA (10 fps), QVGA (30 fps) or QQVGA (15 fps for up to 3 minutes).
  • Portrait: The camera sets a large aperture, focusing the subject and artistically blurringthe background to make your subject "pop."
  • Indoor: Reduce blur and improve color accuracy when shooting handheld indoors.
  • Kids & Pets: Reduced focusing time freezes fast-moving subjects, so you won't miss those special shots.
  • Night Snapshot: Get natural-looking pictures with brighter backgrounds and subjects lit by flash.
  • Foliage: Capture brilliant shots of autumn foliage, greenery and blossoms.
  • Snow: Shoot clear snow scenes without darkened subjects or an unnatural bluish tint.
  • Beach: Get clear shots of people at a sunny beach without darkened faces
  • Fireworks: Grab brilliant images of skyrocketing fireworks

Technical Specs

Type Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 4x Optical/4x Digital/16x Combined Zoom
Image Sensor Type 5.0 Megapixel, 1/3.0 inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)
Total Pixels Approx. 5.3 Megapixels
Pixels Effective Pixels: Approx. 5.0 Megapixels
Recording Medium SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, Multimedia Card: SD 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.
Image Format Image Compression: Still: Exif 2.2 (JPEG)
Movie: AVI (Image: Motion JPEG; Audio: WAVE (Monaural))
Recording System: Recording Format File Format: Design rule for camera file system, DPOF Version 1.1
Normal; Fine; SuperFine
File Size 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 (30 fps) available up to 1GB or 60 minutes, 160 x 120 (3 min. at 15 fps)
Lens Focal Length 5.4-21.6mm f/2.8-5.8 (35mm film equivalent: 38-152mm)
Lens Aperature Maximum Aperture f/2.8 (W) - f/5.8 (T)
Digital Zoom 4.0x
Optical Zoom 4.0x
Total Zoom 16x Combined Zoom
White Balance Settings Auto, Preset (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H), Custom
Personal White Balance Custom, Yes
LCD Monitor Type Low-temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT color LCD
Screen Monitor size 2.0 inch
LCD Pixels: Approx. 86,000 pixels
Coverage 100%
Viewfinder: Type Real-image optical zoom viewfinder
Autofocus Type TTL Autofocus
AF Working Range Normal: 1.5 ft./47cm-infinity
Macro: 2.0 in.-1.5 ft./5-47cm (WIDE), 9.8 in.-1.5 ft./25-47cm (TELE)
Super Macro: 0.39-2.0 in./1-5cm (WIDE)
Exposure Control Metering System Light Metering Method : Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot** Metering frame is fixed to the center
Exposure Control Systems Program AE
Exposure Compensation +/- 2 stops in 1/3 stop increments
ISO Speed Range Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400 equivalent
(Standard Output Sensitivity. Recommended Exposure Index)
Creative Zone Modes Shooting Modes: Auto, Camera M, Special Scene (Portrait, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Fireworks, Indoor, Kids & Pets, Night Snapshot), Super Macro, Movie
Photo Effects: Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Custom
Shutter Speeds 15-1/2000 sec.
Self-timer Activates shutter after an approx. 2 sec. or approx 10 sec. delay, Custom timer
Remote Control N/A
Built-in Flash Type Auto, Auto w/ Red-Eye Reduction, Auto w/ Slow Synchro, Flash On, Flash On w/ Red-Eye Reduction, Flash On w/ Slow Synchro, Flash Off
Recycling Time Approx. 10 sec. or less (battery voltage=3.0V)
Flash Coverage Normal: 1.5-9.8 ft./47cm-3.0m (W), 1.5-6.6 ft./47cm-2.0m (T)
Macro: 1.0-1.5 ft./30-47cm (W/T) (when sensitivity is set to ISO Auto)
Continuous Shooting Speed Approx. 1.5 fps
Playback Image Display Format Playback Modes File: Still Image: Single, Magnification (approx. 2x-10x), Rotate, Index (9 thumbnails), Sound Memos, Auto Play Movie: Normal Playback, Special Playback
Image Protection and Erase Erase Modes: Still Image: single image, all images Movie: part of movie, all of movie
LCD Monitor Language 25 display languages provided (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, Greek, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Ukrainian)
Power Source: Battery 1. AA-size Alkaline Battery (x2)
2. Rechargeable AA-size Ni-MH Battery (x2)
3. AC Adapter Kit ACK800
Battery Life Still Image: approx. 120 shots (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 400 shots (AA-size Ni-MH Battery)
Playback Time: Approx. 540 min. (AA-size Alkaline Battery), approx. 660 min. (AA-size Ni-MH Battery)
Dimensions (W x H x D) 4.17 x 2.04 x 1.58 in./106.0 x 51.8 x 40.2mm
Weight Approx. 5.82 oz. / 165g (camera body only)
Operating Temperature Range 32-104° F/0-40° C
Operating Humidity Range 10 - 90%
Note SD memory card slot. Direct connection to Canon CP Printers and select BJ Printers via camera's USB cable (no computer required).
Computer Interface: USB (mini-B jack)
Video Out: NTSC or PAL
Audio Out: Monaural
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