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Canon PowerShot SD940 IS Digital Camera (Blue)

B&H # CAPSSD940BL MFR # 3968B001
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Product Highlights
  • 12.1 Megapixels
  • 4x Optical Zoom
  • 2.7" LCD
  • Stylish Design
  • Optical Image Stabilization
  • Smart Auto
  • Advanced Face Detection
  • HD Video Recording

The Canon PowerShot SD940 IS is a 12.1 megapixel, stylish and powerful camera that easily fits into your wardrobe and digital lifestyle. Sleek, rounded lines, a sophisticated metal finish, a 4x optical zoom lens and Canon's sharp 2.7" Pure Color LCD bring form and function together. The SD940 IS features an intuitive set of controls to help you capture the highest quality photos and HD video. A newly developed menu system offers helpful hints and tips to maximize your shooting experience. Advanced optics, Smart Auto image capture, and Canon's legendary DIGIC 4 Image Processor make capturing your world easier than ever before.

Stylish, Sophisticated Design
With its sleek, rounded lines and subtle metallic finish, the SD940 IS embodies modern, sophisticated style. From casual to formal wear, the SD940 IS is the perfect accessory.
High Performance Imaging
With 12.1 megapixels of resolution and Canon's latest DIGIC 4 Image Processor, the SD940 IS produces brilliant, life-like photographs with rich color and stunning detail. A newly developed menu system gets the most out of the camera with useful tips that help you shoot like a pro.
4x Optical Zoom Lens
With an equivalent zoom range of 28-112mm, Canon's 4x optical zoom lens captures everything from sweeping landscapes to telephoto action pictures. A large f/2.8 aperture allows you to create dramatic portraits by emphasizing your subject's face and blurring the background with a soft, shallow depth-of-field.
HD Video Recording
The SD940 IS captures beautiful, 720p HD video. From live concerts to family vacations, the SD940 IS is the HD video camera that you can, and will, take with you everywhere. Connect the camera to your HDTV with an optional HDMI cable and enjoy your memories in 100% digital High Definition.
2.7" Pure Color LCD
Framing your photos couldn't be easier than with the SD940 IS's bright, crisp 2.7" LCD. Smooth color transitions and high resolution rendering make composing and viewing effortless - even under bright sunlight.
Smart Auto Exposure
Concentrate on your subjects - let the camera handle the pictures. Canon's Smart Auto mode analyzes your shooting conditions with 22 pre-defined scene settings. From a wide, floral landscape to a night on the town with friends, the SD940 IS intelligently captures your memories - maximizing quality while minimizing effort.
Imaging
Pixels Actual: 12.4 Megapixel
Effective: 12.1 Megapixel
Sensor 1/2.3" CCD
File Formats Still Images: JPEG
Movies: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, MOV
Audio: Linear PCM
Max Resolution 4000 x 3000
Aspect Ratio 4:3, 16:9
Image Stabilization Optical
Optics
Lens EFL: 5-20 mm (35 mm equivalent: 28-112 mm)
Aperture: f/2.8 (W) - 5.9 (T)
Zoom Optical: 4x
Digital: 4x
Focus Range Wide: 1' (0.30 m) - Infinity
Telephoto: 1.6' (0.49 m) - Infinity
Wide Macro: 1.2" (3.05 cm) - 1.6' (48.77 cm)
Digital Macro: 1.2" (3.05 cm) - 3.9" (9.91 cm)
Exposure Control
ISO Sensitivity Auto, 80-1600
Shutter 15 - 1/1500 seconds
Exposure Metering Center-weighted, Evaluative, Spot
Exposure Modes Modes: AE Lock, Program, i-Contrast
Compensation: -2 EV to +2 EV (in 1/3 EV steps)
White Balance Modes Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Manual, Fluorescent H
Burst Rate Up to .8 fps
Self Timer 2 Seconds, 10 Seconds
Remote Control None
Flash
Flash Modes Auto
Auto/Red-eye Reduction
FE Lock
Flash On
Off
Red-eye Reduction
Slow Sync
Maximum Effective Flash Range Wide: 1 - 13' (0.30 - 3.96 m)
Telephoto: 1.6 - 6.6' (0.49 - 2.01 m)
External Flash Connection None
Memory
Built-in Memory None
Memory Card Type SD
SDHC
MMC
MMCplus
HC MMCplus
Still Images per GB JPEG: 313 @ Highest Resolution - 7681 @ Lowest Resolution
Recording
Video Recording Yes, NTSC/PAL
Video
Video Clip Length Up to 4GB or 60 Minutes 1
Please Note:

HD 1280 x 720 record 4 GB or 10 minutes

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Audio Recording With Video, Mono
Viewfinder/Display
Viewfinder Type None
Screen 2.7" LCD Widescreen (230,000 pixels)
Connectivity/System Requirements
Connectivity HDMI A (Full Size)
HDMI A (Full Size)
Environmental
Operating/Storage Temperature 32 to 104°F (0 to 40°C)
Humidity: 10 - 90%
Power
Battery NB-4L2 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack
AC Power Adapter ACK-DC10 (Optional)
Physical
Dimensions (WxHxD) 3.5 x 2.2 x 0.8" / 89.4 x 54.9 x 20.1 mm
Weight 4.23 oz / 120 g (Camera only)
Canon PowerShot SD940 IS Digital Camera (Blue)
  • NB-4L Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (3.7v 760mAh)
  • CB-2LV Charger for NB-4L Battery
  • IFC-400PCU USB Interface Cable
  • AVC-DC400 Video Interface Cable
  • Wrist Strap
  • Software CD-ROM
  • 1-Year Canon U.S.A. Warranty
  • Memory Cards

    Be sure to have enough storage capacity.

    Hakuba -  DMSP-SD8 SD Card Case
    • You Pay: $10.95
     

    Batteries & Power

    Always keep a spare battery handy so you won't get caught without power.

    Canon -  NB-4L Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (3.7v 760mAh)
    • You Pay: $37.95
     
    Canon -  ACK-DC30 AC Adapter Kit
    • You Pay: $44.94
     

    Bags & Cases

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    Carry, store, and protect all your equipment with a bag or a strap.

    Canon -  Metal Neck Strap 1 for Elph Cameras
    • You Pay: $10.60
     

    Screen Protectors

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    Protect your LCD screen from scratches and finger prints.

    GGI -  Digital Camera/Camcorder Screen Protector Kit
    • You Pay: $4.95
     

    Card Readers

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    Download your pictures faster and save battery life.

    GGI -  All In One USB 2.0 Digital Flash Card Reader / Writer
    • You Pay: $9.95
     
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