Manufacturer’s Description

The PowerShot SX40 HS is a versatile compact point-and-shoot camera that easily captures amazing photos and videos. The Canon HS SYSTEM boosts low-light performance with the new Canon DIGIC 5 Image Processor and a high-sensitivity 12.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor. This advanced Canon technology delivers stunning image quality with reduced noise and blur. Colors are more vibrant and white balance is true-to-life. The 35x Optical Zoom offers incredible reach and range, allowing you to shoot any scene, near or far. The Optical Image Stabilizer helps images come out steady and clear, and a 24mm ultra Wide-Angle lens makes it easy to take pictures of large groups of people, tall buildings, expansive landscapes and much more. The camera also features a 2.7-inch Vari-angle LCD for great shooting flexibility. Packed with an array of powerful technologies, the PowerShot SX40 HS is a convenient digital camera capable of brilliant image capture.

The Specs

Battery Information
Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Battery Rechargeable Yes
Battery Life 400 Shot
Number of Batteries Supported 1
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
HDMI Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 2.70 "
Effective Camera Resolution 12.1 Megapixels
Image Sensor Size 1/2.3" (0.24" x 0.18")
Image Sensor Type CMOS
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/3200 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 15 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Slow Sync, Red-eye Reduction
General Information
Manufacturer Canon, Inc
Manufacturer Part Number 5251B001
UPC Code 013803134551
Brand Name Canon
Product Name PowerShot SX40 HS Bridge Camera
Marketing Information

The PowerShot SX40 HS is a versatile compact point-and-shoot camera that easily captures amazing photos and videos. The Canon HS SYSTEM boosts low-light performance with the new Canon DIGIC 5 Image Processor and a high-sensitivity 12.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor. This advanced Canon technology delivers stunning image quality with reduced noise and blur. Colors are more vibrant and white balance is true-to-life. The 35x Optical Zoom offers incredible reach and range, allowing you to shoot any scene, near or far. The Optical Image Stabilizer helps images come out steady and clear, and a 24mm ultra Wide-Angle lens makes it easy to take pictures of large groups of people, tall buildings, expansive landscapes and much more. The camera also features a 2.7-inch Vari-angle LCD for great shooting flexibility. Packed with an array of powerful technologies, the PowerShot SX40 HS is a convenient digital camera capable of brilliant image capture.

Product Model SX40 HS
Product Type Bridge Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 4000 x 3000
Lens
Optical Zoom 35.0 x
Digital Zoom 4.0
Aperture Range f/2.7 to 5.8
Image Stabilization Optical
Focus Modes Auto
Minimum Focus Distance 0.00
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), Eye-Fi Card
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • PowerShot SX40 HS Bridge Camera
  • Battery Pack NB-10L (With Terminal Cover)
  • Battery Charger CB-2LC/CB-2LCE
  • Lens Cap
  • Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • Neck Strap NS-DC11
  • Case For Hot Shoe Cap
  • Getting Started
  • Software Media
  • Warranty Card
Features Self-timer, Face Detection, Smile Detection, Continuous Shooting Mode, Wink Detection, Blink Detection
Physical Characteristics
Height 3.6"
Width 4.8"
Depth 4.2"
Weight (Approximate) 19.68 oz
Video
Video Formats MPEG-4, QuickTime MOV
Maximum Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate 30 fps
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type Electronic
Warranty
Limited Warranty 1 Year