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Canon PowerShot A95

Type of Camera
Type of Camera Compact digital still camera with built-in flash and 3.0x Optical/4.1x Digital/12x Combined Zoom
Image Capture Device
Type 5.0 M pixel, 1/1.8 inch type Charge Coupled Device (CCD)
Total Pixels Approx. 5.3 Million
Effective Pixels Approx. 5.0 Million
Focal Length 38-114mm, f/2.8 (W) - 4.9(T)
Digital Zoom 4.1x
Focusing Range Normal AF: 18 in./45cm - Infinity
Macro AF: 2 - 18 in./5 - 45cm (WIDE), 9.8 - 18 in./25 - 45cm (TELE)
Autofocus System 9-point AiAF/1-point AF (FlexiZone, fixed to center)
Optical Viewfinder Real-image optical zoom viewfinder
LCD Monitor 1.8 inch low-temperature polycrystalline silicon TFT color LCD (with vari-angle function)
LCD Pixels Approx. 118,000 pixels
LCD Coverage 100%
Aperture and Shutter
Maximum Aperture /2.8 (W) - f/8.0 (W), f/4.9 (W) - f/8.0 (T)
Shutter Speed 15 - 1/2,000 sec. (Slow shutter operates with noise reduction)
Exposure Control
Sensitivity AUTO*; ISO 50/100/200/400 equivalent
*Camera automatically sets the optimum speed.
Light Metering Method Evaluative / Center-weighted average / Spot*
*Metering frame with Spot mode is AF point-linked/center fixed.
Exposure Control Method Program AE / Shutter-Priority AE / Aperture-Priority AE / Manual
Exposure Compensation +/- 2 stops in 1/3 stop increments
ND Filter Not Available
White Balance
White Balance Control Auto, Pre-set (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H. Manual) or Custom
Built-in Flash Operation Modes: Auto, On/Off, Red-Eye Reduction is available
Flash Range WIDE: 45cm - 4.4m/1.5 - 14 ft.
TELE: 45cm - 2.5m/1.5 - 8.2 ft.
MACRO: 25cm - 45cm/9.8 in. - 1.5 ft. (When sensitivity is set to Auto)
Recycling Time Approx. 10 sec. or less (battery voltage=6.0V)
Flash Exposure Compensation Not Available
Shooting Specifications
Shooting Modes Auto, Creative Zone (P, Tv, Av, M, C), Image Zone (Portrait, Landscape, Night scene, Fast shutter, Slow shutter), Special Scene Mode (Foliage, Snow, Beach, Fireworks, Underwater, Indoor, Kids & Pets, Night Snapshot), Movies, Stitch Assist
Photo Effects Off, Vivid, Neutral, Low Sharpening, Sepia and Black & White
Self-Timer Activates shutter after an approx. 10 sec. or approx 2 sec. delay.
Wireless Control Not Available
Continuous Shooting High Speed: Approx. 2.0 images/sec.
Normal: Approx. 1.5 images/sec.
(Large/Fine mode and LCD monitor off)
Image Storage
Storage Media CompactFlash™ (CF) Card Type I
Print Order Format Digital Print Order Format (DPOF) Version 1.1
Image Recording Format Exif 2.2 (JPEG)
JPEG Compression Mode SuperFine, Fine, Normal
Number of Recording Pixels Still Image: 2,592 x 1,944 (Large), 2,048 x 1,536 (Medium 1), 1,600 x 1,200 (Medium 2), 640 x 480 pixels (Small)
Movie: 640 x 480, 320 x 240 or 160 x 120
Playback Specifications
Playback Modes File Single (1 image), Index (9 thumbnail images)Slide show or Movie Magnification (approx. 2-10x), Magnified, Auto Rotate, Rotation, Histogram, Sound Memos (up to 60 sec.), Auto Play
Erasing Specifications
Erase Modes Still Images: Single Image, All Images Movie: Part of Movie, All Movie
Computer Interface Universal Serial Bus (USB) mini-B/PTP
Video Out NTSC or PAL
Audio Out Monaural
Other CF card slot (accept Type I card). Direct connection to Canon Direct Photo Printer and PictBridge compatible printers.
Power Supply
Power Source 1. Size AA Alkaline battery x4
2. Size AA NiMH battery (NB-2AH) x4
3. Compact Power Adapter (CA-PS500)
Shooting Capacity AA NiMH: LCD On - Approx. 400; LCD Off - Approx. 1,000
Playback Time Approx. 360 minutes (Under Canon's standard conditions*1 with fully charged NB-2AH AA NiMH batteries)
Physical Specifications
Operating Temperature 32 - 104°F/0 - 40°C
Operating Humidity 10 - 90%
(W x H x D)
3.98 x 2.54 x 1.37 in./101.1 x 64.6 x 34.7mm (Excluding protrusions)
Weight Approx. 8.29 oz./235g (camera body only)

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