Manufacturer’s Description

From its elegantly curved profile to its superb functionality, the ultra-compact PowerShot SD550 Digital ELPH rightfully owns the top spot in the Digital ELPH line. The camera's significant design achievement is matched by advanced imaging technology, for photography that makes as big an impact as the camera itself. Now equipped with an eye-opening 2.5 inch LCD screen.

The Specs

Battery Information
Number of Batteries Supported 1
Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Battery Rechargeable Yes
Battery Life 600 Shot
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 2.50 "
Effective Camera Resolution 7.1 Megapixels
Image Sensor Size 1/1.8" (0.28" x 0.21")
Image Sensor Type CCD
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/2000 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 15 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync
General Information
Manufacturer Canon, Inc
UPC Code 45121504
Manufacturer Part Number 0797B001
Brand Name Canon
Product Name PowerShot SD550 Compact Camera
Marketing Information

From its elegantly curved profile to its superb functionality, the ultra-compact PowerShot SD550 Digital ELPH rightfully owns the top spot in the Digital ELPH line. The camera's significant design achievement is matched by advanced imaging technology, for photography that makes as big an impact as the camera itself. Now equipped with an eye-opening 2.5 inch LCD screen.

Product Model SD550
Product Type Compact Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 3072 x 2304
Lens
Optical Zoom 3.0 x
Digital Zoom 4.0
Aperture Range f/2.8 to 4.9
Focus Modes Auto
Minimum Focus Distance 1.97
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, MultiMediaCard (MMC)
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • PowerShot SD550 Compact Camera
  • Lithium Battery Pack NB-3L
  • Battery Charger CB-2LU
  • 32 MB Memory Card
  • Wrist Strap WS-700
  • Software CD-ROM
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • Audio/Video Cable AVC-DC300
Features Self-timer, Continuous Shooting Mode, Blink Detection, Orientation Sensor
Physical Characteristics
Height 2.2"
Width 3.5"
Depth 1.1"
Weight (Approximate) 6.0 oz
Video
Video Formats Motion JPEG (AVI)
Maximum Video Resolution 640 x 480
Maximum Frame Rate 60 fps
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type Optical
Warranty
Limited Warranty 1 Year