CANON SX60 HS DIGITAL CAMERA
Type 16.0 Megapixel*, 1/2.3-inch CMOS
*Image processing may cause a decrease in the number of pixels
Total Pixels Approx. 16.8 Megapixels
Effective Pixels Approx. 16.1 Megapixels
Focal Length 3.8 (W) - 247.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 21-1365mm)
Digital Zoom 4.0x
Focusing Range 0.0 in (0 cm) - infinity (W), 5.9 ft. (1.8 m) - infinity (T)
Macro 0.0 in. (0 cm) - 1.6 ft. (50 cm) (W)
Autofocus System TTL Autofocus (Continuous, Servo AF), Manual Focus
Optical Viewfinder Electronic Viewfinder (Approx. 922,000 dots)
LCD Monitor 3.0-inch Color Vari-angle LCD with wide viewing angle
LCD Pixels Approx. 922,000 dots
LCD Coverage Approx. 100%
Aperture and Shutter
Maximum Aperture f/3.4 (W), f/6.5 (T)
Shutter Speed 1-1/2000 sec.
15-1/2000 sec. (in Tv and M modes)
Sensitivity Auto*, ISO 100/125/160/200/250/320/400/500/640/800/1000/1250/1600/2000/2500/3200
(When in P mode)/6400 (When in Low Light mode)
*Optimal ISO speed is automatically set depending on the shooting mode
Light Metering Method
Evaluative*, Center-weighted average, Spot**
*1 Facial brightness is evaluated (Face Detect AE) in Face Detect.
*2 Fixed to Center, linked to AF frame
Exposure Control Method
Manual Exposure, Program Shift, Safety Shift, AE Lock
Still Images: ±3 stops in 1/3-stop increments
Videos: ±2 stops in 1/3-stop increments (not available during shooting)
White Balance Control Auto*, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Flash, Custom 1, Custom 2, Multi-area White Balance, White Balance Correction
Built-in Flash Auto, Flash On, Slow Synchro, Flash Off
Facial brightness is also evaluated in Face Detect.
Flash Range 1.6 ft. (50 cm) - 18 ft. (5.5 m) (W), 5.9 ft. (1.8 m) - 9.8 ft. (3.0 m) (T)
Recycling Time 10 sec. or less (Battery voltage: 3.7 V)
Flash Exposure Compensation ±2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
Shooting Modes C1, C2, M, Av, Tv, P, Hybrid Auto, Auto, Creative Shot, Sports, SCN*1, Creative Filters*2, Movie*3
*1 Portrait, Smart Shutter*4, Handheld Night Scene, Low Light, Snow, Fireworks
*2 High Dynamic Range, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Soft Focus, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect
*3 Standard, Manual (Movie), iFrame Movie, Super Slow Motion Movie
*4 Smile, Wink Self-timer, Face Self-timer
Photo Effects My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color *
*Adjustment of contrast sharpness, saturation, red, green, blue and skin tone are available
Self Timer Approx. 10-sec. delay/approx. 2-sec. delay/custom*
*Delay time (0-15 sec. (in one-second increments), 20/25/30 sec.) and number of shots (1-10 shots (in one-shot increments)) can be specified.
Wireless Control Not Available
Continuous Shooting Normal: Approx. 6.4* shots/sec. (in AUTO & P mode)AF: Approx. 3.8* shots/sec. (in P mode)LV: Approx. 4.6* shots/sec. (in P mode)Under conditions where the flash does not fire automatically.Differs depending on the zoom position.*Using an 8 GB, UHS-I compatible memory card that meets Canon's testing standards. The number of shots changes depending on subjects, brands of memory cards, etc. Shooting in RAW (including RAW+JPEG) is excluded.
Storage Media SD/SDHC/SDXC and UHS-I Memory Cards
File Format Design rule for Camera File system, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant
Image Recording Format Superfine / Fine
JPEG Compression Mode
Still Image : Exif. 2.3 (JPEG), RAW (12 bit, CR2 (Canon Original))
Video : MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo))
Number of Recording Pixels
1) 16:9 - Large: 4608 x 2592; Medium 1: 3264 x 1832; Medium 2: 1920 x 1080; Small: 640 x 360
2) 3:2 - Large: 4608 x 3072; Medium 1: 3264 x 2176; Medium 2: 2048 x 1368; Small: 640 x 424
3) 4:3 - Large: 4608 x 3456; Medium 1: 3264 x 2448; Medium 2: 2048 x 1536; Small: 640 x 480
4) 1:1 - Large: 3456 x 3456; Medium 1: 2448 x 2448; Medium 2: 1536 x 1536; Small: 480 x 480
5) 4:5 - Large: 2768 x 3456; Medium 1: 1952 x 2448; Medium 2: 1232 x 1536; Small: 384 x 480Videos:
Full HD 1920 x 1080: 60 fps*3 / 30 fps*2
Full HD iFrame Movie HD 1920 x 1080: 30 fps*2
HD 1280 x 720: 30 fps*2
640 x 480: 30 fps*2
Super Slow Motion Movie 640 x 480: 120 fps*1
Super Slow Motion Movie 320 x 240: 240 fps*1
Miniature Effect for Movie 1280 x 720: 6 fps*1 / 3 fps*1 / 1.5 fps*1
Miniature Effect for Movie: 640 x 480: 6 fps*1 / 3 fps*1 / 1.5 fps*1
Digest Movie: 1280 x 720: 30fps*2*1 Playback frame rate is 30 fps*2.
*2 Actual frame rate is 29.97 fps.
*3 Actual frame rate is 59.94 fps.
Number of Recordable Images
Image data Note: SF=Superfine F=Fine *When in Low Light.
• The approximate number of images recordable on memory cards other than the above can be calculated by using the above figures as a reference and extrapolating accordingly.
Time of Recordable Movies
Movie data *1 Playback frame rate is 30 fps*2.
*2 Actual frame rate is 29.97 fps.
*3 Actual frame rate is 59.94 fps.
Playback Modes File
Stills & Videos:
Auto Rotate (Automatic vertical/horizontal detection), Index Continuous Display, Image Advance (Operation Tools, Transition Effects, Scroll Display), Rotate, Favorites, My Category, Smart Shuffle, Group Playback, Movie Digest, Slideshow (Playback Interval, Repeat, Effect, Playlist)Still Images:
Single, Index, Magnification (2-10x), Switch to other images while zoomed, Information Display, Red-eye Correction, Photobook Setup, Cropping, Resize, My Colors, Face ID info, Histogram, RGB Histogram, Location Information, Overexposure WarningVideos:
Normal Playback*1, Pause, Slow Motion, Skip Backward*2, Previous Frame*3, Next Frame*3, Skip Forward*2, Erase chapters, Editing, Movie Transcoding
Using the software included with the camera (ImageBrowser EX), there are 8 levels (1/8x to 1x) of playback speed for Super Slow Motion Movies possible on a computer.
Erase Modes Select Image, Select Range, Select All Images
The image data in the memory card stored with the Design rule for Camera File systems format can be erased (however, protected images cannot be erased).Using the Movie editing function, sections of the movie can be deleted.RAW+JPEG images can be erased individually.
Video Out Analog: NTSC or PAL, Digital: HDMI (HDMI™ mini connector)
Other SD memory card slot; direct connection to Canon SELPHY, PIXMA Photo Printers & PictBridge compatible printers.
External Microphone input terminal (φ3.5mm stereo mini jack)
Battery Pack NB-10L, AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC80
Shooting Capacity Approx. 340 shots when using LCD monitor
Approx. 450 shots when using ECO mode
Playback Time Approx. 6 hours
Operating Temperature 32-104°F/0-40°C
Operating Humidity 10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D) 5.02 x 3.65 x 4.50 in. / 127.6 x 92.6 x 114.3 mm
Weight 1.43 lb. / 650 g (CIPA standard)
1.34 lb. / 607 g (camera only)
Note: 30 display languages provided (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, Greek, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Ukrainian, Farsi, Hindi, Malaysian, Indonesian, Vietnamese).
All data are based on Canon's Standard Test Method. Subject to change without notice.
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