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Canon PowerShot SX160 IS Point & Shoot

Canon PowerShot SX160 IS Point & Shoot


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Canon PowerShot SX160
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Key features
16x Optical Zoom and 4x Digital Zoom
f/3.5 - f/5.9 Aperture
16.0 Megapixel Camera
CCD Image Sensor
3 inch TFT LCD
35 mm Equivalent Focal Length: 28 - 448 mm
HD Recording

The PowerShot SX1 Canon PowerShot SX160 IS Point & Shoot 60 IS Digital Camera from Canon offers a powerful 16x optical zoom lens enabling you to shoot photos and videos that cover the full spectrum of focal lengths. From wide-angle 28mm shots of friends gathered 'round the dinner table to standard length shots of landscapes and even telephoto shots of animals, sporting events and close-up portraits, the SX160 has you covered. And the Intelligent Optical Image Stabilization system recognizes the different conditions that can cause a shaky, blurry image and corrects them so that your long zoom, fast action and low light shots are delivered sharp and stunning.
The PowerShot SX160 houses a 16MP CCD sensor and Canon's famous DIGIC 4 Image Processor. These are the brains and guts of the camera and the quality of image they produce is terrific. They also provide the fast autofocus of the SX160 and guarantee that your shots are seen on the LCD quickly and transfer to your HDTV via HDMI in an instant.
Speaking of HDMI, the SX160 also captures video in 720p HD and with the HDMI output, you can connect your camera to your HDTV and screen your videos in gorgeous HD moments after you shoot them. If you don't carry your HDTV around with you, use the camera's large 3.0" LCD screen to compose and display your images. People will be impressed.

16MP and Canon DIGIC 4 Image Processor
16.0 Megapixel sensor and Canon DIGIC 4 Image Processor deliver stunning quality images, rapid response time and fast autofocus.

16x Optical Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer
Canon's Powerful 16x Optical Zoom with 28mm Wide-angle lens and Optical Image Stabilizer reduces camera shake so you achieve brilliant images whether you are up close or far away.

3.0" LCD Display
Large 3.0" LCD offers easy viewing from a wide angle.

HD Video with HDMI Output
Capture breathtaking 720p HD video in stereo sound with a dedicated movie button; zoom while shooting and play back videos on an HDTV via the HDMI output. The SX160 also encorporates an electronic wind filter, which suppresses wind noise that can muffle or block sound.

Smart AUTO and 32 Predefined Shooting Situations
Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper settings for the camera based on 32 predefined shooting situations to ensure the best possible image capture for stills or videos.

Intelligent Image Stabilization
Intelligent IS automatically chooses from six different modes to optimize stabilization for shake-free images in a wide variety of conditions.

Specifications of Canon PowerShot SX160 IS Point & Shoot (Black)

Sales Package AA Alkaline Battery x 2, Wrist Strap, Getting Started Guide, Interface Cable, Digital Camera Solution Disk, Warranty Card
Brand Canon
Series PowerShot
Type Point & Shoot
Color Black
Model ID SX160 IS
Weight 243 g (Body Only), 291 g (with Battery and SD Memory Card)
Dimensions 111 (W) x 72.5 (H) x 44.1 (D) mm
Optical Sensor Resolution (in MegaPixel) 16.0 Megapixels
Other Resolution 4:3 Aspect Ratio: 3264 x 2448 (Medium 1), 1600 x 1200 (Medium 2), 640 x 480 (Small), 16:9 Aspect Ratio: 4608 x 2592 (Large), 3264 x 1832 (Medium 1), 1920 x 1080 (Medium 2), 640 x 360 (Small), 3:2 Aspect Ratio: 4608 x 3072 (Large), 3264 x 2176 (Medium 1), 1600 x 1064 (Medium 2), 640 x 424 (Small), 1:1 Aspect Ratio: 3456 x 3456 (Large), 2448 x 2448 (Medium 1), 1200 x 1200 (Medium 2), 480 x 480 (Small), Resize in Playback (M2, S, XS)
Optical Zoom 16x
Digital Zoom 4x
LCD Screen Size 3 inch
Image Display Resolution 230,000 dots
Video Display Resolution 1280 x 720
Supported Aspect Ratio 4:3, 3:2, 16:9, 1:1
Sensor Type CCD
Sensor Size 1/2.3 inch
Auto Focus TTL
Manual Focus Yes
Focal Length 5.0 (W) - 80.0 (T) mm (35 mm Equivalent to 28 - 448 mm)
Color Filter Primary (RGB) Color Filter
Battery Type AA Alkaline Battery
Microphone Stereo
USB Cable USB 2.0
PictBridge Yes
Audio Video Interface Audio / Video Output (NTSC, PAL)
Media and Software
Upgradeable Memory Yes
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC
Operating SysteAm Windows 7 SP1, Windows Vista SP2, Windows XP SP3, MAC OS X 10.6, MAC OS X 10.7
Audio Formats Linear PCM (Stereo)
Image Sizing 4608 x 3456 (4:3)
Video Format MOV, H.264, iFrame
Image Format JPEG, EXIF 2.3, DCF, DPOF 1.1
Face Detection Yes
Shooting Modes Smart Auto (32 Scenes Detected), Program AE, Shutter Priority AE, Aperture Priority AE, Manual, Live View Control, SCN, Creative Filters, Discreet, Movie
Flash Modes Auto, On, Slow Sync, Off
Flash Range 0.5 - 3.0 m (W), 0.6 - 2.0 m (T)
Built in Flash Yes
External Flash Yes
Shutter Speed
Maximum Shutter Speed 1/3200 sec
Minimum Shutter Speed 15 sec
Other Features
ISO Rating Auto, ISO 100 - 1600 (In P Mode)
Additional Features 32x Zoom Plus, Intelligent IS, Live View Control, DIGIC 4 Imaging Processor, Min Focusing Range: 1 cm (W) - 60 m (T), Focus Control System: Continuous AF, Servo AF / Servo AE, Manual Focus, AF Frame: Face AiAF, Tracking AF, Center, Shutter Speed: 1 - 1/3200 secs, Iris Aperture Type, Scene Mode (Portrait, FaceSelf Timer, Low Light (4.0 MP), Snow, Fireworks), Creative Filters (Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect), iFrame Movie: 1280 x 720, 140 Number of Shots (CIPA Compliant), 30 min Move Recording Time, Lens Construction: 11 Elements in 9 Groups, 1 UD Lens, 1 Double-sided Aspherical Lens, AF System / Points (Face Detection, 1-point AF (Fixed to Centre), AF Point Selection Size (Normal, Small)), On and Off AF Lock, AF Assist Beam, On and Off AE Lock, Exposure Compensation: 2 EV in increments of 1/3 EV, Enhanced i-Contrast for Automatic Dynamic Range Correction, TTL White Balance, 100% LCD Coverage, Brightness (Adjustable to One of Five Levels, Quick-bright LCD), Slow Sync Speed (Fastest Speed 1/2000 secs), Flash Exposure Compensation: 2 EV in increments of 1/3 EV, Face Detection FE, Safety FE, Flash Exposure Lock, 3 Levels with Internal Flash Manual Power Adjustment, External Flash (Canon High Power Flash HF-DC1, Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2), Modes in Movie (Smart Auto (21 Scenes Detected), Standard, iFrame Movie, Program AE, Portrait, Snow, Fireworks, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect), Photo Effects: My Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black and White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color), Drive Mode (Single, Continuous, Continuous with AF, Self Timer), Image Tagging Feature, Intelligent Orientation Sensor, Histogram, Playback Zoom (2x - 10x), Movie Length (HD) (Upto 4 GB or 29 min 59 sec, Large upto 4 GB or 1 hr), Computer Interface: Hi-speed USB (MTP, PTP) Dedicated Connector (Mini-B Compatible), HDMI-CEC Compatible, Operating Temperature: 0° C - 40° C, Operating Humidity: 10% - 90%
Self Timer Yes, 2 and 10 sec
Face Detection Yes
Shooting Modes Smart Auto (32 Scenes Detected), Program AE, Shutter Priority AE, Aperture Priority AE, Manual, Live View Control, SCN, Creative Filters, Discreet, Movie
Delete Function Yes
Metering Evaluative, Center Weighted Average, Spot
Macro Mode Yes, 1 - 50 cm (W)
Red Eye Reduction Yes
Picture Angle 28 mm Wide-angle
Continuous Shots Yes, 8 fps (In P Mode), 2.8 fps (In Low Light Mode)
White Balancing Auto (Including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
Supported Languages 30
Aperture Range F3.5 (W) - F5.9 (T)
Warranty Summary 2 year Canon India Warranty and Free Transit Insurance.
Warranty Service Type Customer needs to carry the product to the nearby Authorized Service Center to get the product repaired or inspected.

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