Updated 21 Nov 2016

Canon

PowerShot SX170 IS

Snapshot: The Canon PowerShot SX170 IS compact camera has a manual focus option, can shoot Full-HD video and has a huge zoom. But how’s the image quality?

PowerShot SX170 IS
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Avg price

$244

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Key data

Model

Avg price
$244
Type
Compact

Specifications

Battery type
Lithium-ion
Megapixels (MP)
16
Sensor
1/2.3" CCD
Memory card
SDHC, SDXC
ISO range
100 - 1600
Optical zoom
16
Aperture range
3.5 - 5.9
Zoom range
30 - 431
Shutter range
1/2000 - 15
Dimensions (cm)
108 x 44 x 71
Weight (g)
252
Depth (mm)
44

Features

Water resistant
No
Raw support
No
GPS tagging
No
PASM modes
Yes
Manual focus option
Yes

Monitor

Monitor size (inches)
3
Monitor pixels
230,000
Touchscreen
×
Articulated monitor
×

Viewfinder

Viewfinder type
-
Viewfinder pixels
-

Video

Resolution
1280 x 720
Microphone input
×

Flash

Flash type
Switch on by hand
Connection for external flash
×

More info

Notes
-
×