At A Glance

A great value for the price, with better image quality than more expensive cameras and a nice feature set.

Manufacturer’s Description

There's nothing more satisfying than taking great pictures and with the Canon PowerShot A1100 IS it's so effortless. The 12.1-megapixel resolution and 4x optical zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer ensure radiant, detailed images. Plus, you've got an advanced DIGIC 4 Image Processor with evolved Face Detection Technology and the Face Detection Self-timer for extraordinary control and performance. Smart AUTO lets you handle challenging conditions with ease. Plus this trim, fashionable camera is yours in four stunning colors.

The Specs

Battery Information
Battery Size Supported AA
Battery Built-in No
Battery Included Yes
Number of Batteries Supported 2
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 2.50 "
Effective Camera Resolution 12.1 Megapixels
Exposure
Shortest Shutter Speed 1/1600 Second
Flash
Flash Modes Auto Flash, Flash OFF, Flash ON, Red-eye Reduction
General Information
Manufacturer Canon, Inc
Manufacturer Part Number 3444B001
UPC Code 013803106978
Brand Name Canon
Product Name PowerShot A1100 IS Compact Camera
Marketing Information

There's nothing more satisfying than taking great pictures and with the Canon PowerShot A1100 IS it's so effortless. The 12.1-megapixel resolution and 4x optical zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer ensure radiant, detailed images. Plus, you've got an advanced DIGIC 4 Image Processor with evolved Face Detection Technology and the Face Detection Self-timer for extraordinary control and performance. Smart AUTO lets you handle challenging conditions with ease. Plus this trim, fashionable camera is yours in four stunning colors.

Product Model A1100 IS
Product Type Compact Camera
Image
Maximum Image Resolution 4000 x 3000
Lens
Optical Zoom 4.0 x
Digital Zoom 4.0
Aperture Range f/2.7 to 5.6
Image Stabilization Optical
Focus Modes Auto
Minimum Focus Distance 1.20
Memory
Memory Card Supported Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, MultiMediaCard (MMC), MMCplus, HC MMCplus
Miscellaneous
Package Contents
  • PowerShot A1100 IS Digital Camera
  • 2 x AA-size Alkaline Battery
  • SD Memory Card SDC-128MB
  • Wrist Strap WS-800
  • CD-ROM
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • AV Cable AVC-DC400
Physical Characteristics
Height 2.5"
Width 3.8"
Depth 1.2"
Weight (Approximate) 5.47 oz
Video
Video Formats Motion JPEG (AVI)
Maximum Video Resolution 640 x 480
Maximum Frame Rate 30 fps
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type Optical
Warranty
Limited Warranty 1 Year

Performance

Performance (New)
Exposure Very Good
Color Very Good
Sharpness Good
Distortion Superior
Performance
Image Quality, Exposure--Flash 56.1
Image Quality, Exposure--Normal 63.6
Number of Shots 146.0
Battery Life (minutes) 80.0
Image Quality Score Very Good
Image Quality, Distortion 74.8
Image Quality, Exposure 61.4
Battery Life Score Fair
Image Quality, Sharpness 46.6
Number of Batteries 2
Image Quality, Overall 62.8
Image Quality, Color 66.4