Canon Powershot A550 Camera Manual

Canon Powershot A550 Camera Manual

  • Company : Canon
  • Model No: PowerShot A550
  • Model Type: Camera
  • Added Date: 2017-04-08 20:56:06
  • Specification: Canon PowerShot A550 Specs
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Specifications

Product Specification

IMAGE SENSOR

Type 1/2.5" CCD
Effective Pixels Approx.7.1M
Colour Filter Type Primary Colour

IMAGE PROCESSOR

Type DIGIC II with iSAPS technology

LENS

Focal Length 5.8 – 23.2 mm (35mm equivalent: 35 – 140mm)
Zoom Optical 4x Digital approx 4x (2) (with Digital Tele-Converter approx 1.5x or 1.9x and Safety Zoom (1))(2). Combined approx 16x.
Maximum f/number f/2.6 – f/5.5
Construction 7 elements in 5 groups (2 aspherical elements)

FOCUSING

Type TTL
AF System / Points 9-point AiAF, 1-point AF (fixed centre)
AF Lock On/Off Selectable
AF Assist Beam Yes
Closest Focusing Distance 5cm

EXPOSURE CONTROL

Metering Modes Evaluative, Centre-weighted average, Spot (centre)
AE Lock On/Off Selectable
Exposure Compensation +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments
ISO Sensitivity* AUTO, High ISO Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800

SHUTTER

Speed 15 – 1/2,000 sec
(Available shutter speeds vary depending on the shooting mode)

WHITE BALANCE

Type TTL
Settings Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom

VIEWFINDER

Viewfinder Real-image zoom optical viewfinder

LCD MONITOR

Monitor 2.0" P-Si TFT, approx. 86,000 pixels
Coverage 100%

FLASH

Modes Auto, Manual Flash On / Off
Slow Sync Speed Yes
Red-eye Reduction Yes
Flash Exposure Lock Yes
Built-in Flash Range 45cm-3.5m (W) / 2.2m (T) (at ISO AUTO equivalent)
External Flash Canon's High Power Flash HF-DC1

SHOOTING

Modes Auto, Manual, Portrait, Landscape, Night Snapshot, Indoor, Kids & Pets, Movie, Special Scene (Foliage, Snow, Beach, Fireworks, Night Scene)
Photo Effects My Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Custom Color (limited))
Drive Modes Single, Self-Timer
Continuous Shooting Approx. 1.4fps(6) (until memory card becomes full)(7)

RECORDING PIXELS / COMPRESSION

Image Size (L) 3072 x 2304, (M1) 2592 x 1944, (M2) 2048 x 1536, (M3) 1600 x 1200, (S) 640 x 480, (W) 3072 x 1728, (Postcard Date Imprint) 1600 x 1200
Compression Superfine, Fine, Normal
Movies (L)640 x 480, 30/15fps, (M)320 x 240 60/30/15fps, (S)160 x 120, 15fps
Movie Length Up to 1GB or 1 hour (L and M, 30/15fps). Up to 1 min (M, 60fps). Up to 3 min (S) (7).

FILE TYPES

Still Image Type JPEG compression, (Exif 2.2 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system, Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
Movies AVI [Motion JPEG compression + WAVE (monaural)]
Sound Files WAVE (monaural)

DIRECT PRINT

Canon Printers Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers and PIXMA Printers supporting PictBridge (ID Photo Print, Fixed Size Print and Movie Print supported on SELPHY CP & ES printers only)
PictBridge Yes

OTHER FEATURES

Sound Memo Up to 60 sec per image
Intelligent Orientation Sensor Yes
Histogram Yes
Playback Zoom Approx. 2x – 10x
Self Timer Approx. 2 or 10 sec. or Custom
Menu Languages English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Chinese (traditional), Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, Greek, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Thai, Arabic, Ukrainian, Romanian

INTERFACE

Computer USB 2.0 Hi-Speed (Mini-B, MTP, PTP)
Other A/V output (PAL/NTSC)

MEMORY CARD

Type Secure Digital (SD) Card or Secure Digital High-Capacity (SDHC) Card or MultiMediaCard (MMC), 16MB memory card supplied

SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEM

PC Macintosh Windows 2000 SP4 / XP / XP SP1-2 / Vista

SOFTWARE

Browsing & Printing ZoomBrowser EX / ImageBrowser
Other PhotoStitch
Drivers TWAIN (2000)

POWER SOURCE

Batteries 2x Size-AA Alkaline or NiMH Batteries(NB4-300) (Alkalines supplied)
Battery Life Approx. 140 shots (8)
Approx. 500 shots (with optional Canon NB-3AH batteries) (8)
Approx. 540 min. playback (with supplied batteries)
Approx. 660 min. playback (with Canon NB-3AH batteries)
AC Power Supply Optional, AC Adapter Kit ACK800

ACCESSORIES

Case Soft Case DCC-80
Flash High Power Flash HF-DC1
Power Supply & Battery Chargers Battery Charger Kit CBK4-300, Ni-MH Batteries NB4-300, AC Adapter Kit ACK800

PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Operating Environment 0 – 40 °C, 10 – 90% humidity
Dimensions 91.2 x 64.0 x 43.1mm
Weight (body only) 160g
  • (1) Depending on the image size selected.
  • (2) Digital zoom available for still image and standard movie modes only. Optical zoom may not be available during movie recording.
  • (3) * Standard Output Sensitivity / Recommended Exposure Index. According to ISO 12232:2006 (20th April 2006)
  • which specifies the method for assigning and reporting ISO speed ratings for digital still cameras.
  • (4) Not all functions of the flash are supported.
  • (5) Recording pixels fixed at 1600 x 1200.
  • (6) Large/Fine with LCD monitor off.
  • (7) Depending on memory card speed / capacity.
  • (8) Based on the CIPA Standard and using the batteries and memory card format supplied with the camera, except where indicated.
  • All data is based on Canon standard testing methods except where indicated. Subject to change without notice.

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