Canon

Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS

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Key specs

  • CCD
  • 6.17 x 4.55 mm
  • 20 Mpx
  • 5152, 3864 px
  • 7
  • Contrast Detect (sensor), Center, Tracking, Single, Continuous, Face Detection, Live View
  • 2.7 in
  • no
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Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS Full Specifications

Sensor

CCD
6.17 x 4.55 mm
21 Mpx
20 Mpx
4:3, 16:9
5152, 3864
5152x2896, 3648x2736, 2048x1536, 640x480
DIGIC 4+

Image

Yes
100
1600
5152, 3864
5
Auto, Cloudy, Custom modes, Daylight, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Tungsten
Yes
JPG
Vivid
Yes
Optical
4:3
No

Optics and focus

12 x
4 x
3.6
3.6
25–300 mm
Auto
Yes
Continuous Auto Focus, Face detection, Servo Auto Focus, Single Auto Focus, Tracking Auto Focus
Yes
No
1.97 in
Yes
0.39 in
1
Optical
No
No

Screen and viewfinder

2.70 in
Fixed
LCD
4:3
230000
No
100 %
Yes
None

Photography features

Auto
15 sec
1/2000 sec
No
No
No
2
-2
1/3
Yes
2, 10
No
Yes
Yes
157.48 in
Auto, Flash OFF, Flash ON, Manual, Redeye Reduction, Slow Sync
No
0.8 fps
Fireworks, Portrait, Snow
Yes
Multi, Center-weighted, Spot
No
No
2, 10, custom

Videography features

1280, 720
Yes
640 x 480, 1280 x 720
HD
AVC, H.264, MOV, MPEG-4
NTSC, PAL
Single image, Slide show
640x480
25 fps
30 fps
25 fps

Audio features

Yes
Mono
Mono
Yes
PCM

Design

Compact
Black, Blue, Silver
No

Dimensions

0.27 lb
3.92 in
2.27 in
0.89 in

Storage

SD, SDHC, SDXC
1
SD, SDHC, SDXC
DPOF 1.1, Exif 2.3

Power

Battery
255
5 h
Lithium-Ion
Yes
Yes
1
Y

Connectivity

No
Mini-USB B
2.0
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
Yes

Other features

No
No
Yes
No
No
Multi
Resizing

Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS Online reviews


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