Canon Powershot Sx200 Is Camera Manual

Canon Powershot Sx200 Is Camera Manual

  • Company : Canon
  • Model No: PowerShot SX200 IS
  • Model Type: Camera
  • Added Date: 2017-04-10 20:05:12
  • Specification: Canon PowerShot SX200 IS Specs
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Product Specification


Type 1/2.3 type CCD
Effective Pixels Approx 12.1M
Colour Filter Type Primary Colour


Type DIGIC 4 with iSAPS technology


Focal Length 5.0 - 60.0 mm (35mm equivalent: 28-336mm)
Zoom Optical 12x. Digital approx. 4x (with Digital Tele-Converter approx. 1.5x or 2.0x and Safety Zoom ¹)². Combined approx. 48x
Maximum f/number f/3.4 - f/5.3
Construction 11 elements in 9 groups (1 aspherical element)
Image Stabilisation Yes (shift-type)


Type TTL
AF System/ Points Face Detection, 1-point AF (fixed to centre or Face Select and Track)
AF Modes Single, Continuous, Servo AF¹
AF Point Selection Size (Normal, Small)
AF Lock On/Off Selectable
AF Assist Beam Yes
Manual Focus Yes
Closest Focusing Distance 0cm (W) from front of lens in macro


Metering modes Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (Centre)
AE Lock On/Off Selectable
Exposure Compensation +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments.
i-Contrast for automatic dynamic range correction
ISO sensitivity* AUTO, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600


Speed 1 - 1/3200 sec (factory default)
15 - 1/3200 sec (total range - varies by shooting mode)


Type TTL
Settings Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom


Monitor 7.6 cm (3.0”) TFT, Approx. 230,000 dots
Coverage Approx. 100%
Brightness Adjustable to one of five levels


Modes Auto, Manual Flash On / Off
Slow Sync Speed Yes
Red-Eye Reduction Yes
Flash Exposure Compensation +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments. Face Detection FE. Safety FE.
Flash Exposure Lock Yes
Manual Power Adjustment 3 levels with internal flash
Built-in Flash Range 50cm-3.0m (W) / 1.0m-2.0m (T)
External Flash Canon High Power Flash HF-DC1


Modes Auto*, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Easy*, Portrait, Landscape, Night Snapshot, Kids & Pets, Indoor, Special Scene (Night Scene, Sunset, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Fireworks, Aquarium, ISO 3200¹, Color Accent, Color Swap, Stitch Assist), Movie
*with Scene Detection Technology and Motion Detection Technology
Photo Effects My Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color)
Drive modes Single, Continuous, Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer
Continuous Shooting Approx. 0.8 shots/sec.¹, AF: Approx. 0.5 shots/sec.¹, LV: Approx. 0.6 shots/sec.¹ (until memory card becomes full) ²


Image Size (L) 4000 x 3000, (M1) 3264 x 2448, (M2) 2592 x 1944, (M3) 1600 x 1200, (S) 640 x 480, (W) 4000 x 2248. Resize in playback (M3, S, 320 x 240)
Compression Fine, Normal
Movies (HD) 1280 x 720, 30fps, (L)640 x 480, 30fps, (M)320 x 240, 30fps
Movie Length Up to 4GB or 29 min. 59 sec (HD) ¹
Up to 4GB or 1 hour (L, M) ²


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 MOV [H.264 + Linear PCM (monaural)]


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


Red-Eye Correction Yes, during shooting and playback
My Camera / My Menu Start-up image and camera sounds customisation (Pre-Installed items only)
My Category Image tagging feature
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, Farsi


Computer Hi-Speed USB (MTP, PTP) dedicated connector (Mini-B compatible)
Other HDMI Mini Connector. A/V output (PAL/NTSC)


Type SD, SDHC, MMC, MMCplus, HC MMCplus.


PC & Macintosh Windows XP SP2-3 / Vista (including SP1)
Mac OS X v10.4 - 10.5


Browsing & Printing ZoomBrowser EX / ImageBrowser
Other PhotoStitch


Batteries Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-5L (battery and charger supplied)
Battery life Approx. 280 shots ¹
Approx. 300 min. playback
A/C Power Supply Optional, AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC30


Cases / Straps Soft Case DCC-1000
Flash High Power Flash HF-DC1
Power Supply & Battery Chargers AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC30
Other Canon HDMI Cable HTC-100


Operating Environment 0 – 40 °C, 10 – 90% humidity
Dimensions (WxHxD) 103.0 x 60.5 x 37.6 mm (excluding protrusions)
Weight Approx. 247 g (including battery/batteries and memory card)
Zoom 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.
AF Modes ¹ Some settings limit availability
Modes ¹ Recording pixels fixed at 1600 x 1200.
Continuous Shooting ¹ Under conditions where the flash does not fire.
² Depending on memory card speed / capacity / compression setting.
Movie Length ¹ The following Speed Class memory cards are required for maximum record time: 1280 x 720, 30fps Speed Class 4 or above. 1920 x 1080, 30fps Speed Class 6
² Depending on memory card speed / capacity / compression setting.
Battery life ¹ Using the batteries and memory card format supplied with the camera (where included), except where indicated.
  • * 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.
  • All data is based on Canon standard testing methods (according to CIPA Standards) except where indicated.
  • Subject to change without notice.


Note: This machine satisfies the test requirements for powder dust, ozone, TVOC, styrene and benzene emissions. Further information in relation to emissions data, return of spare parts or consumables or any specific further information regarding this product can be made available upon request from Customer Care on 13 13 83

Sensor / Image Processor

Effective Number of Pixels
Approx. 12.1 MP CCD
Size / Filter Array
1/2.3 inch / Primary colour filter (Bayer)
DiG!C 4


Focal Length (optical)
5.0 (W) – 60 (T) mm
35mm film equivalent
28 (W) - 336 (T) mm
f/3.4(W) - f/8.0 (T), f/5.3 - f/8.0 (T)
Shutter Speed
15-1/3200 sec.
Optical approx 12x; Digital approx 4x
Image Stabilizer
Optical (Lens Shift Type), approx 4 steps


Focus System
TTL Autofocus / Manual
Focusing Frame
Face Detect1,2, Center, Manual
Focusing Range
Normal: 50cm – infinity (W), Macro: 2cm - 50cm, Super Macro: 0cm - 2cm, Manual: 2cm - infinity (W), 1m - infinity (T)

Shooting Functions

Face Detection
Auto Focus, Auto Exposure, White Balance, Flash Exposure, Auto Red-Eye correction, FaceSelf-Timer3, Blink Detection
Other Shooting Features
Servo AF, AF-Point Zoom, Size Select, AF Lock, AF Assist Beam, Intelligent Contrast Correction, Date Stamp, Digital tele-converter, real time histogram, Image Inspection Tool
Continuous Shooting (Large/Fine)
Approx 0.8 shots/sec; AF Approx 0.5 shots/sec; LV Approx 0.6 shots/sec
Approx. 10 sec or 2 sec delay, custom, FaceSelf-Timer4


Light Metering Method
Evaluative4, Center-weighted average, Spot5
Exposure Control Method
Program AE, AE Lock, Manual, Intelligent Contrast correction, Program Shift, Safety Shift
Exposure Compensation
± 2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
Sensitivity (Equivalent Film Speed)
Auto6, ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600
White Balance Modes
Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
LCD Monitor
3.0 inch, Quick bright LCD (approx. 230000 dots). Multiple coatings to prevent smudging, scratching and reflections of light


Flash Modes / Functions
Auto, on, Slow Synchro, off, FE Lock, Auto Red-Eye Correction, Red Eye Reduction, Slow Synchro, Safety FE, Auto pop-up flash, Flash output compensation, Manual flash output
Flash Range
50cm –3.0m (W) 1.0m - 2.0m (T)

Selectable Shooting Modes

Shooting Modes
Intelligent Auto (with Scene Detection), M, AV, TV, P, Easy, Portrait, Landscape, Night Snapshot, Kids & Pets, Indoor, Sunset, NightScene, Fireworks, Beach, Aquarium, Foliage, Snow, ISO 3200, Color Accent, Color Swap, Stich Assist, Movie (Standard, Color Accent, Color Swap)
My Colours
Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom

Image Recording Format

Still image
JPEG Compression (EXIF 2.2 Compliant)
Colour Space and JPEG Compression
sRGB; Fine, Normal
MOV (Image Data: H.264; Audio Data: Linear PCM monaural)

Recording Pixels and recording capacity on a 2GB card

Still Images and Capacity (at Fine Image Setting)
Large: 4000 x 3000 (626), Medium 1: 3264 x 2448 (930), Medium 2: 2592 x 1944 (1365), Medium 3: 1600 x 1200 (3235), Small: 640 x 480 (10245), Widescreen: 4000 x 2248 (1707) : using Fine Compression
Movie Frame Rate
High Definition 1280x720: 30fps (10min 53sec), Large 640x480: 30fps (23min 49sec) 30fps, Medium 320x240: 30fps (1hr, 13min 10sec)

Other Operations

Playback Operations Direct Printing, PictBridge
Red-eye Correction, Slideshow, My Colors, My Category, Index, Trimming, Resize, Easy, Filtered Playback, Intelligent Contrast Correction, Image Inspection Tool, Jump, Auto Rotate, Rotate, Histogram, Overexposure Warning, Resume Playback Yes7


Supported Operating Systems
PC: Windows XP SP2/SP3, Vista incl SP1; Mac: OS X v10.4- v10.5
Computer I/F
USB 2.0 Hi-Speed (mini-B compatible), HDMI (mini-connector)
Video Output
PAL or NTSC selectable
Audio Output
Memory Storage
SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, MMCplus card, HC MMCplus card
Menu Languages
26 languages English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Russian, Portuguese, Greek, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Ukrainian, Farsi and Japanese

General Features

Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-5L
Shooting Capacity (full charge)
LCD Monitor On 280 shots; Playback 5 hours
Dimensions (W x D x H)
103.0 x 60.5 x 37.6 mm (ex. protruding parts)
Approx. 220g

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