Canon PowerShot A800 Digital Camera, 10.0 Megapixels, 3.3x Optical Zoom, 2.5" LCD Display, Red

SKU: ICAA800RD MFR: 5028B001
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About the Canon A800

Compact, stylish to suit your personality, the new PowerShot A800 digital camera (Red) puts the power to create beautiful quality digital photography in anyone's hands. Smart AUTO makes getting your best shot easy every time by automatically and intelligently selecting the proper settings for the camera based on 19 predefined shooting situations.

Own the power of 10.0 Megapixels and a 3.3x Optical Zoom that let you capture a wealth of gorgeous detail up close. PowerShot A800 makes it easy and fun to inject creative options into your photography with exciting Scene Modes like Super Vivid and Poster Effect. New Blur Reduction ensures crisp, clear shots in all kinds of situations. The camera is powered with readily available AA batteries, so it's easy to keep the fun going wherever you find yourself.

You'll see everything you're shooting through the clear, bright 2.5-inch LCD screen, so composing and focusing your shots is easier than ever. PowerShot A800 is perfect for young photographers, new photographers and anyone who appreciates easy, high-quality digital photography and exceptional value.

The Canon A800 is commonly used for Family photos and more.One reason why the Canon A800 is popular is because of its Easy to use.

Canon A800 Includes

  • Canon PowerShot A800 Camera Body
  • 2 x AA-Size Alkaline Battery
  • Wrist Strap WS-800
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM
  • Canon 1 Year Limited Warranty

Summary of Customer Reviews

Customers most agreed on the following attributes:
Compact (5) , Easy to use (5) , Large clear LCD (4) , Good image quality (3) , Good in low light (3) , Nice body color (3)
Best Uses:
Family photos (5) , Landscape/scenery (4) , Travel (4)
Reviewer Profile:
Casual photographer (3) , Photo enthusiast (2)

Canon A800 Features

  • Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper settings for the camera based on 19 predefined shooting situations
  • Easy to use, powerful A-Series camera with 10.0 Megapixels and 3.3x Optical Zoom makes picture-taking effortless
  • Scene Modes such as Super Vivid, Poster Effect and Blur Reduction really gives the shooter more creative freedom to capture images their way!
  • This AA battery-powered camera enables you to easily power up on the go!
  • Bright, clear 2.5-inch LCD makes taking and viewing images a breeze

Canon A800 Specifications

Camera Type Compact digital still camera with built-in flash
Resolution & Sensor 10.0 Megapixels, 1/2.3-inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)
Total Pixels Approx. 10.6 Megapixels
Effective Pixels Approx. 10.0 Megapixels
Focal Length 6.6 (W) - 21.6 (T)mm - 35mm (film equivalent: 37 - 122mm)
Zoom 3.3x Optical, 4x Digital, 13x Combined Zoom
Focusing Range Normal: 0.4 in. (1cm) - infinity (W), 9.8 in. (25cm) - infinity (T)
Macro: 0.4 in. - 1.6 ft. (1-50cm) (W), 9.8 in. - 1.6 ft. (25 - 50cm) (T)
Autofocus System TTL Autofocus
LCD Monitor 2.5-inch TFT color
LCD Pixels Approx. 115,000 dots
LCD Coverage Approx. 100%
Maximum Aperture f/3.0(W) - f/5.8 (T)
Shutter Speed 1 - 1/2000 sec.
15 - 1/2000 sec. (Total shutter speed range)
Sensitivity Auto, ISO 100/200/400/800/1600
Low Light: ISO 500-3200
Light Metering Method Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot
Exposure Control Method AE Lock
Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
White Balance Control Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
Built-in Flash Auto, On, Slow Synchro, Off
Flash Range 12 in.-9.8 ft. (W), 12 in.-6.6 ft. (T) (30cm-3.0m (W), 30cm-2.0m (T))
Recycling Time 10 sec. or less (battery voltage: 3.0 V)
LCD monitor will turn off while flash is charging (except when turning on the power)
Shooting Modes P, Auto, Scene, Movie
Photo Effects My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Custom
Self Timer Approx. 10-sec delay, approx. 2-sec. delay, custom
Continuous Shooting Approx. 0.8 shots/sec. (in P mode)
Approx. 2.2 shots/sec (in Low Light mode or Blur Reduction)
Storage Media SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, MMC Plus Card, HC MMC Plus Card
File Format Design rule for camera file system, DPOF Version 1.1 compliant
Image Recording Format Normal, Fine
JPEG Compression Mode Still Image: Exif 2.3 (JPEG)
Movie: AVI (Image: Motion JPEG; Audio: WAVE (Monaural))
Number of Recording Pixels Still Images: 3648 x 2736 (Large), 2816 x 2112 (Medium 1), 1600 x 1200 (Medium 2), 640 x 480 (Small), 3648 x 2048 (Widescreen)
Playback Modes File Still Image: Single, Index, Magnification (approx. 2x-10x)
Videos: Normal playback, slow motion, skip backward, previous frame, next frame, skip forward
Erase Modes Still Image: single image, all images
Video: any video file
Computer Interface Hi-Speed USB 2.0 (mini-B jack)
Video Out NTSC/PAL
Audio Out Monaural
Other Memory card slot; direct connection to Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers, PIXMA Inkjet Photo Printers and PictBridge-compatible printers via camera's USB 2.0 Hi-Speed cable
Power Source 2 AA Alkaline batteries (NiMH batteries NB-3AH x2)
Compact Power Adapter CA-PS800 (Used together with DC Coupler DR-DC10)
Shooting Capacity Alkaline batteries: approx. 300 shots
AA NiMH batteries: approx. 500 shots
Playback Time Alkaline batteries: approx. 11 hours
AA NiMH batteries: approx. 12 hours
Operating Temperature 32-104deg.F/0-40deg.C
Operating Humidity 10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D) 3.71" x 2.43" x 1.23" / 94.3 x 61.6 x 31.2mm
Weight Including the battery and memory card: 6.56 oz. / 186g
Camera body only: 4.87 oz. / 138g
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