Canon PowerShot SX540 HS WiFi 20.3MP 50x Optical Zoom Digital Camera - Black

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Model Number: 1067C001
Web Code: 10406701

Overview

Whether you're near or far the Canon PowerShot SX540 HS captures it all. It features a powerful 50x optical zoom, allowing you to capture images up close or in the distance. The HS system combines a 20.3MP CMOS sensor and DIGIC 6 image processor for hi-res stills and Full HD video. It has built-in WiFi and NFC for easy sharing with your smart device.
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  • Canon HS system features a 20.3MP high-sensitivity CMOS (back illuminated) sensor and powerful DIGIC 6 image processor for high-quality stills and video
  • Captures images at 5.9fps and Full HD 1080p video at 60fps
  • 50x optical zoom (24-1200mm) lets you get close to the action
  • Intelligent IS (image stabilization) minimizes blur by applying the ideal shake correction for the shooting situation, including Normal IS, Panning IS, Macro (Hybrid) IS, and Tripod modes for stills; and Dynamic IS, Powered IS, Macro (Hybrid) IS, and Active Tripod IS modes for video
  • Built-in WiFi and NFC offers easy sharing and transferring of images and videos to your compatible mobile device
  • Zoom Framing Assist features a lock button option for quick and accurate subject recognition
  • 3.0-inch LCD with 461k dots offers easy viewing during shooting and playback
  • Hybrid Auto feature records up to four seconds of video before each image captured, then combines each clip and still into a video recap of the day
  • Story Highlights in-camera feature compiles images and videos from a certain day or event into a mini highlight reel with music and effects

Video Features

Video Modes
Full HD; HD; VGA
Special Video Modes
Standard; Short Clip; iFrame
Frame Rate
1920 x 1080 @ 60 fps; 30 fps 1280 x 720 @ 30 fps; 640 x 480 @ 30 fps
Max Video Resolution-24 fps Minimum
1920 x 1080
Sound Quality
MPEG-4 AAC LC (Stereo)

Storage

Internal Memory
None
Digital Storage Media
SD; SDHC; SDXC Memory Card
Included Storage Medium Size
None
Still Image File Formats
JPEG
Movie File Formats
MP4
Image Quality Modes
Superfine; Fine
Resolution - Highest Quality Mode
5184 x 3888
Resolution - Medium Quality Mode
3648 x 2736
Resolution - Lowest Quality Mode
640 x 480
Images per 1 GB (Highest Resolution)
110
Minutes of Video per 1 GB (Highest Res.)
3.75 min

Playback

Image Playback Modes 1
Protect; Favorites; Erase; Slideshow; Album Playback; iContrast; Resize; Cropping; Image Transition Effect; Index Effect; Scroll Display; Group Images; Auto Rotate; Image Jump
Movie Playback Modes
List/Play Digest Movies; Play Creative Shot Movies; Short Clip Mix; Resume

Interfaces

Computer Interface
Hi-Speed USB
Wi-Fi
Yes
Bluetooth
No
NFC
Yes
Video Output
HDMI (Type C); Analog (NTSC/PAL)
Audio Output
HDMI (Type C); Analog (Stereo)
PictBridge
Yes
Other Connection Type
No

Power

AC Adapter
Optional
Battery Type & Quantity
1 x Lithium-ion
Auto Off Function
Yes
Shooting Capacity
Approx. 205 shots
Playback Time
Approx. 5 hr

Included Software

Computer Compatibility
Mac/PC
System Requirements
Not Available

Physical Features

Colour
Black
Body Construction
Polycarbonate
Waterproof
No
Freezeproof
No
Shockproof
No
Crushproof
No
Dimensions - Width
12.00 cm
Dimensions - Height
9.19 cm
Dimensions - Depth
8.17 cm
Weight (with Batteries)
442 g
Short Camera Model
PowerShot SX540 HS
Type
Full-Size Zoom

Image Sensor

Sensor Type
High-Sensitivity CMOS (back illuminated)
Sensor Size
1/2.3 Type
Total Pixels
21.1 MP
Effective Pixels
Approx. 20.3 MP
Image Processor
DiG!C 6

Lens

Optical Zoom
50x
Digital Zoom
4x
Focus Range
1 cm - Infinity
Focus Lock
Yes
Focal Length
4.3-215.0 mm
35mm Equivalent
24 - 1200 mm
Autofocus System
TTL Autofocus; Manual
Wide Angle Lens
Yes

Viewfinder & Monitor

Viewfinder Type
None
LCD Monitor
3.0-inch TFT Colour LCD
LCD Monitor Resolution
Approx. 461000 dots
Brightness Adjustment
Yes
Swivel LCD
No
Touchscreen
No

Flash

Built-in Flash
Yes
Auto Flash Mode
Yes
Red-Eye Reduction Flash Mode
Yes
Flash On/Off Mode
Yes
Fill-in Flash Mode
No
Slow Synchro
Yes
Other Flash Modes
No
Flash Range
W: 50cm - 5.5m (1.6 - 18ft); T: 1.3m - 3.0m (4.3 - 9.8ft)
Flash Exposure Compensation
±2 stops

Aperture & Exposure

Aperture Range
Min: f/3.4 (W) - f/6.5 (T); Max: f/8.0
Shutter Speed Range
15 - 1/2000 sec.
Evaluative Metering Mode
Yes
Centre-Weighted Average Metering Mode
Yes
Spot Metering Mode
Yes
Other Metering Modes
No
ISO Sensitivity
ISO 80 - 3200
Exposure Compensation
±2 Stops
Image Stabilization
Lens-shift Type
White Balance Modes 1
Auto; Daylight; Cloudy; Tungsten; Fluorescent; Fluorescent H; Custom

Still Image Features

Auto Mode
Yes
Manual Modes
M; Av; Tv; P
Portrait Mode
Yes
Night Mode
Yes
Macro Mode
Yes
Number of Preset Scene Modes
58
Other Shooting Modes 1
Live View Control; Hybrid Auto; Creative Shot; Sports; Smile; Low Light; Fireworks
Face Detection
Yes
Self-Timer
Off; 2-sec; 10-sec; Custom
Continuous Shooting - Highest Quality
5.9 fps

In-Camera Effects

Red-Eye Removal
Yes
Black & White
Yes
Sepia
Yes
Other In-Camera Effects
Fish-eye; Miniature; Toy Camera; Soft Focus; Super Vivid; Poster
  • Digital Camera PowerShot SX540 HS
  • Neck Strap NS-DC11
  • Lens Cap (with Strap)
  • Battery Pack NB-6LH
  • Battery Charger CB-2LY

  • Love it
    by

    from MONCTON on July 17, 2017

    I really love this camera. I am still getting to know what it can do. Love the quality of pictures. Haven't tried a video yet.


  • sx540hs
    by

    from brossard qc on July 14, 2017

    great camera , best price and great photo.


  • Great camera, but omits features
    by

    from Cambridge on June 23, 2017

    I got this camera and am very impressed. It has amazing zoom and works well. The remote trigger feature with the canon app is amazing. However, some features I wish it had is a viewfinder, and an automatic flash.


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