This is a perfect ladies camera with its sleek and stylish look. Men would also love the power packed features that come in such a compact digital camera. From 7.1-megapixel resolution, a 3.4x optical zoom Lens, a large 2.5-inch LCD to a full range of performance features including enhanced Face Detection technology and a DIGIC III Image Processor this camera has been designed to make shooting fun and simple.
The 7.1MP makes sure that the user clicks the subject without compromising on the size with detailed crops, whereas the 2.5'' LCD screen helps in easy viewing. The 3.4x optical zoom lens gives the user, the flexibility to frame both close up or distance images.The user can also choose from a variety of shooting modes and even opt to use the My Colors in-camera photo effects such as Black & White during shooting. Among the DIGIC III Image Processor features, the advanced noise reduction system allows for new high ISO shooting modes with minimum noise and quality images.
The Face Detect Technology enables the user to automatically focus on upto 9 faces in a photo. It also ensures that the exposure level of the subject's background is correctly adjusted during shooting. The latest Face Detect AWB (Auto White Balance) in the model helps to keep the faces in the right colors, even under usual lighting conditions. The Improved Red-Eye Correction can automatically and manually correct red eye errors.
The user can go for movie recording with sound up to 4GB or 1hr with audio and digital. The camera is powered by easy-to-find AA batteries.
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Specifications of Canon PowerShot A470
RGB primary color filter
Centre Weighted Metering
Rechargeable Battery Type
Number of Batteries
Audio Video Interface
MS windows and Mac
SD/SDHC Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, MMC Plus Card, HC MMC Plus Card
Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Custom
Auto, Camera M, Special Scene (Portrait, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Fireworks, Aquarium, Indoor, Kids & Pets, Night Snapshot), Super Macro, Movie