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Canon PowerShot SX220 HS review

12.1MP, 14x zoom and 1080p video. Could this be the only camera you need?

Canon PowerShot SX220 HS: Photo samples

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Tech Specs

Product TypeCompact Camera
Battery Size SupportedProprietary Battery Size
Maximum Video Resolution1920 x 1080
Effective Camera Resolution12.1 Megapixel
USBYes
Wide AngleNo
PictBridgeYes
Product FamilyPowerShot
Image StabilizationOptical
ColourGrey
Optical Zoom14x
Digital Zoom4x
Brand NameCanon
FeaturesFace Detection, Aperture Priority, Continuous Shooting Mode, Smart Capture, Smile Detection, Manual White Balance, Manual Control
Screen Size7.6 cm (3")
Video FormatsQuickTime MOV
Viewfinder TypeNo
Weight (Approximate)215 g
Minimum Focus Distance50 mm
Maximum Image Resolution4000 x 3000
Maximum Frame Rate240 fps
Number of Batteries Supported1
Battery Built-inNo
Battery RechargeableYes
Battery IncludedYes
Display Screen TypeLCD
Image Sensor TypeCMOS
HDMIYes
HD Movie ModeYes
Memory Card SupportedMMCplus, HC MMCplus, MultiMediaCard (MMC), Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC)
Height59.3 mm
Width105.7 mm
Depth33.2 mm
Autofocus Points1
Focal Length5 mm to 70 mm
Image FormatsJPEG
Focus ModesAuto, Manual
ManufacturerCanon, Inc
Product ModelSX220 HS
Product NamePowerShot SX220 HS Compact Camera
Product LinePowerShot
Aspect Ratio16:9
Manufacturer Part Number5046B008
Manufacturer Website Addresshttp://www.canon.co.uk
Marketing Information

Packing HS System for stunning images in all situations, a wide-angle 14x optical zoom and Full HD movies, the PowerShot SX220 HS is a powerful combination of leading image quality and flexibility.

Battery Life210 Shot
Package Contents
  • PowerShot SX220 HS Compact Camera
  • Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-5L
  • Charger
Display Resolution461000 Pixel
Limited Warranty1 Year