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Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS Digital Camera (Black)

BH #CAPSE170ISB • MFR #0114C001
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Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS Digital Camera (Black)
Key Features
  • 20MP 1/2.3" CCD Image Sensor
  • DIGIC 4+ Image Processor
  • Canon 12x Optical Zoom Lens
  • 25-300mm (35mm Equivalent)
High-resolution imaging and a long-reaching zoom within a slim form factor, the black Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS Digital Camera is a versatile and convenient point-and-shoot featuring a 20MP 1/2.3" CCD image sensor and DIGIC 4+ image processor, which enables a top sensitivity of ISO 1600 and a 2.2 fps shooting rate. A 12x optical zoom lens provides a 25-300mm equivalent focal length range, which covers wide to telephoto perspectives for working in a variety of conditions. Benefitting this extensive zoom range is Intelligent IS image stabilization, which features eight distinct stabilization methods to ensure sharp and clear imagery. HD 720/25p video recording is available along with Scene Modes for a creative take on your imagery. Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper camera settings based on detected scene types and a Help Button can be used to better understand all of the controls and settings of your camera. Besides using the 2.7" 230k-dot LCD monitor for viewing your compositions or playing back imagery, the ELPH 170 IS is also compatible with the optional Connect Station CS100 for wireless transferring and sharing of your photos and movies.
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Canon ELPH 170 IS Overview

High-resolution imaging and a long-reaching zoom within a slim form factor, the black Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS Digital Camera is a versatile and convenient point-and-shoot featuring a 20MP 1/2.3" CCD image sensor and DIGIC 4+ image processor, which enables a top sensitivity of ISO 1600 and a 2.2 fps shooting rate. A 12x optical zoom lens provides a 25-300mm equivalent focal length range, which covers wide to telephoto perspectives for working in a variety of conditions. Benefitting this extensive zoom range is Intelligent IS image stabilization, which features eight distinct stabilization methods to ensure sharp and clear imagery. HD 720/25p video recording is available along with Scene Modes for a creative take on your imagery. Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper camera settings based on detected scene types and a Help Button can be used to better understand all of the controls and settings of your camera. Besides using the 2.7" 230k-dot LCD monitor for viewing your compositions or playing back imagery, the ELPH 170 IS is also compatible with the optional Connect Station CS100 for wireless transferring and sharing of your photos and movies.

20MP 1/2.3" CCD image sensor pairs with the DIGIC 4+ image processor to realize notable image clarity, sensitivity to ISO 1600, and a 2.2 fps shooting rate.
A 12x optical zoom lens provides a 25-300mm equivalent focal length, which covers wide-angle to telephoto perspectives to suit working in a wide variety of situations.
Intelligent IS image stabilization helps to minimize the appearance of camera shake and compensates for eight distinct types of camera movement:

Stills:
  • Normal IS corrects for a wide range of common camera movements.
  • Panning IS detects deliberate panning movements and does not compensate for lateral movements to permit desired camera movements.
  • Macro (Hybrid) IS corrects for shift-type camera shake that commonly occurs when working with close-up subject matter.
  • Tripod is a dedicated setting that automatically deactivates IS when the use of a tripod is detected since camera-based stabilization is not needed.

Video:
  • Dynamic IS is well-suited to recording at wide-angle focal lengths and reduces unwanted shaking that typically occurs when walking while recording.
  • Powered IS compensates for hand movements that become more visually discernable when working at the telephoto end of the zoom range.
  • Macro (Hybrid) IS minimizes the appearance of shake when walking as well as compensates for shift-type shake that occurs when working with close-up subject matter.
  • Active Tripod IS minimizes the slight amount of shake that can happen when recording video while using a tripod.

 

In addition to stills, HD 720p video at 25 fps can also be recorded and is accessible via a dedicated movie button.
A 2.7" 230k-dot LCD monitor is available for composing imagery, navigating the menu, or reviewing photos and videos.
Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper camera settings based on recognized shooting situations.
Scene Modes, such as Fisheye Effect, Toy Camera Effect, and Monochrome, help to creatively adjust the look of your photographs in-camera.
ECO Mode intelligently reduces your power consumption, aiding in producing longer battery life for more shooting time.
For quickly familiarizing oneself with the camera, a Help Button provides a convenient explanation of the various camera settings and controls.
For wirelessly transferring imagery, the ELPH 170 IS is compatible with the optional Connect Station CS100 for backing-up photos and videos, storing them, and sharing with others.

Canon ELPH 170 IS Specs

Imaging
Sensor ResolutionActual: 20.5 Megapixel
Effective: 20 Megapixel
Aspect Ratio4:3
Exposure Control
White BalanceAuto, Cloudy, Custom, Daylight, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Tungsten
Flash
Flash ModesAuto, Flash On, Off, Slow Sync
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.75 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)6.3 x 5.6 x 2.1"

Canon ELPH 170 IS Reviews

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Can I get a battery charger for the 170 blue?
Asked by: Anonymous
The Canon CB-2LF Battery Charger for PowerShot A2600 / ELPH 130 IS Digital Cameras, B&H # CACB2LF, or the Watson Compact AC/DC Charger for NB-11L Battery, B&H # WACCNNB11L, would be the correct battery chargers we carry for use with the Canon NB-11LH Lithium-Ion Battery Pack used in the Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 IS Digital Camera.
Answered by: Manzell L.
Date published: 2018-08-26

question

does it have wifi?
Asked by: Anonymous
No it does not.
Answered by: Philippe M.
Date published: 2018-08-26

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Is it compatible with a mac to upload pictures? Thank you.
Asked by: J :.
Hi,I do not have a Mac, but the files it delivers are JPG and RAW. There is Canon software for Mac, but this camera is also supported by Lightroom (which I use) for the RAW images.So, it should be fine to use with the Mac.The camera is excellent, by the way.Good luck!-Robert
Answered by: Robert K.
Date published: 2018-08-26

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is there a cable to connect from camera to a printer or a pc?
Asked by: gary w.
I'm not sure. I got this for my daughter and we usually use the SD card slot on the computer to upload photos.
Answered by: Tanya C.
Date published: 2018-08-26

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Can this camera display the image number it just took? Say I just took a photo, will it tell me that the photo I took was IMG_XXXX?
Asked by: Richard P.
No. When you review the image it shows just the image and no data.
Answered by: Bruce N.
Date published: 2018-08-26

question

What replaces the Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM that used to be included with the digital elph cameras?
Asked by: Anonymous
I am fairly certain that you can get all the information you need on the Canon website.
Answered by: Jeffrey S.
Date published: 2018-08-26

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Does it have built in WiFi
Asked by: Anonymous
No. Not a very good camera for action shots either. Still shots are fine
Answered by: JOSE M.
Date published: 2018-08-26

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What languages Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 has??
Asked by: Anonymous
The Canon PowerShot ELPH 170 has about 30 languages.
Answered by: Philippe M.
Date published: 2018-08-26
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