Canon

Canon PowerShot A40

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Key specs

  • CCD
  • 5.312, 3.984 mm
  • 2 Mpx
  • 1600, 1200 px
  • 4.8
  • Contrast Detect (sensor), Multi-area, Single, Live View
  • 1.5 in
  • no
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Canon PowerShot A40 Full Specifications

Sensor

CCD
5.312, 3.984
2 Mpx
2 Mpx
4:3
1600, 1200
1024x768, 640x480

Image

6
nono
nono
nono

Optics and focus

3 x
2.5 x
2.8
4.8
35, 105
Contrast Detect , Multi-area, Single, Live View
nono
29.92 in
6.30 in
3

Screen and viewfinder

1.50 in
LCD
nono
yesyes
Optical

Photography features

15 s
1/1500 s
nono
nono
2
-2
1/3
yesyes
98.43 in
Auto, Redeye Reduction
nono
2.5 fps
yesyes
2, 10

Design

Compact
Silver
nono

Dimensions

0.55 lb
4.34 in
1.48 in
1.48 in

Storage

8 mB
CF
Compact Flash Type I

Power

4

Connectivity

1.0
nono

Other features

nono
nono

Canon PowerShot A40 Online Reviews


The PowerShot A40 has a 2.0 megapixel CCD sensor and incorporates a 3x optical zoom lens and offers features and image quality normally found in more expensive models, such as movie mode (with sound); manual exposure; spot metering; selectable ISO sett...Read more


IN-DEPTH review of the Canon PowerShot A40 digital camera, with actual sample images, and a detailed data sheet.Read more


PMA 2002: 09:00 EST: Canon has today announced the new PowerShot A30 and A40. The A30 and A40 update and replace last years A10 and A20. Both cameras feature a 3x optical zoom lens, the A30 has a 1.2 megapixel CCD sensor, the A40 has a 2.0 megapixel CCD sensor. Both cameras take Compact Flash Type I cards and require four AA batteries. We liked last years A20 as one of the best entry-level digital cameras, the A40 looks to be well placed this year but will face stiffer competition from other manufacturers.Read more