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Canon PowerShot SX420 IS Digital Camera (Red)

BH #CAPSSX420ISR • MFR #1069C001
Canon PowerShot SX420 IS Digital Camera (Red)
Key Features
  • 20.0MP 1.2.3" CCD Image Sensor
  • DIGIC 4+ Image Processor
  • 42x Optical Zoom Lens
  • 24-1008mm (35mm Equivalent)
Blending a truly long-reaching zoom with apt imaging performance, the red Canon PowerShot SX420 IS Digital Camera is further characterized by its versatility and ergonomic handling. The 20.0MP 1/2.3" CCD image sensor pairs with the DIGIC 4+ image processor to enable high-resolution stills shooting and HD 720p video recording at 25 fps, while the expansive 42x optical zoom lens ranges from wide-angle to super telephoto perspectives to suit working in a variety of environments. An Intelligent IS image stabilization system benefits the lens' reach, as well as when working in difficult lighting conditions, by minimizing the appearance of camera shake for sharper imagery. For composing imagery or reviewing your photos and movies, a rear 3.0" 230k-dot LCD is available and built-in Wi-Fi with NFC further permits wireless sharing of imagery directly to your smartphone or tablet.
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Canon PowerShotSX420 - Can photos be downloaded ...

Canon PowerShotSX420 - Can photos be downloaded to computer?
Asked by: Diane
Yes. This can either be done with a USB cable like the one linked here. Or ideally with a card reader, like the one linked here.
Answered by: Yaakov
Date published: 2021-07-12


So what is the maximum SD card size this will support? I have checked all the sites and so far 256 GB appears to be the largest.
Asked by: Jfbook H.
This camera can support any SDXC capacity card. Currently the largest avialble is 256 GB as you have noted.
Answered by: Andrea O.
Date published: 2019-12-20


Is there a manual focus option?
Asked by: Thomas P.
Unfortunately, this camera does not offer manual focus.
Answered by: Kirk R.
Date published: 2020-02-19


Does this have manual settings?
Asked by: Anonymous
The Canon SX420 IS does not have manual exposure settings.
Answered by: Christina S.
Date published: 2018-08-26


Can the Wi-Fi/NFC capabilities on the PowerShot SX420 IS be turned off?
Asked by: Anonymous
No, the Wifi/NFC capabilities of this camera will be activated by pressing the Wifi button on the back of the camera.
Answered by: Jacob C.
Date published: 2020-09-13


RAW not included. So, what is a good PowerShot that shoots RAW and has a viewfinder with longer zoom range? Thanks!
Asked by: Anonymous
A camera such as the Canon PowerShot SX60 HS, B&H# CAPSSX60HSB would offer RAW image capture, a viewfinder and a 65X optical zoom lens. Please see the image below for reference.
Answered by: Kirk R.
Date published: 2018-08-27


Does this have a pivoting LCD screen?
Asked by: Nancy
Unfortunately, this model does not offer a pivoting LCD screen. However, the Canon SX60HS, B&H # CAPSSX60HSB does offer this feature. Please see the image below for reference.
Answered by: Kirk R.
Date published: 2018-08-26

Is it well suited to taking pictures while very ...

Is it well suited to taking pictures while very close to the subject? I had a very old PowerShot that performed very well in macro mode.
Asked by: Aaron
The PowerShot SX420 IS has a good minimum focus distance when in macro mode, allowing pretty good magnification and close-up shots. At the wide-end, it focuses at 1.97", and at max zoom. it focuses at 1.6'.
Answered by: Jeremy
Date published: 2021-09-09
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