Canon Powershot SX500 IS - Black

Item: 53459 | Model: 6353B001

Canon Powershot SX500 IS - Black


Canon Powershot SX500 IS - Black Canon Powershot SX500 IS - Black Canon Powershot SX500 IS - Black Canon Powershot SX500 IS - Black




Canon Powershot SX500 IS delivers the power of super zoom in a camera that's sized to go everywhere Giving your pictures a distinctive sweep, the Canon  Powershot  SX500 IS lets you capture landscapes, cityscapes, tall buildings and wide groups of people easily. Packing super zoom in a compact size, with this digital camera you'll capture telephoto shots with detail like never before. Features like the 16.0 Megapixel sensor and DIGIC 4 Image Processor ensure spectacular picture quality while realistic videos are achieved thanks to its 720p HD video in stereo sound. This versatile camera impresses with its extremely powerful 30x Optical Zoom with 24mm Wide-Angle Lens while the Optical Image Stabilizer enables crisp, brilliant images at just about any zoom length. There’s more. The Canon Powershot  SX500 IS digital camera helps you follow and capture subjects for sharp super telephoto photography and new High Speed AF dramatically reduces delay so you never miss a shot. Fitting naturally in your palm, this. camera's slim, compact body is proportioned according to the giant zoom allowing you to zoom right onto the field to capture sports action, obtain wide-angle travel shots, preserve memories as beautiful HD video.Just hold the PowerShot SX500 IS in your hand to experience what makes it so special!

  • The Canon Powershot SX500 IS gives you super zoom capabilities in a compact size giving you pictures that resonate with the clarity and brilliance
  • Powerful 30x Optical Zoom and 24mm Wide-Angle lens with Optical Image Stabilizer reduces camera shake so you achieve brilliant images whether you are up close or far away
  • 16.0 Megapixel sensor and Canon DIGIC 4 Image Processor deliver stunning quality images
  • Capture breathtaking 720p HD video in stereo sound with a dedicated movie button; zoom while shooting and play back videos on an HDTV via the HDMI output
  • Large 3.0-inch LCD with 461,000 dots enables easy viewing
  • Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper settings for the camera based on 32 predefined shooting situations to ensure the best possible image capture for stills or video
  • Intelligent IS automatically chooses from six different modes to optimize image stabilization for shake-free images in a wide variety of conditions
  • Enhanced Zoom Framing Assist button aids in tracking and capturing subjects during super telephoto photography
  • High Speed AF greatly improves focus speed so you capture every shot with ease
  • Advanced Optics Capture the World as You See It- . With a 35mm film equivalent focal length that extends all the way from 24mm to 720 mm, your shooting reach is superb: you'll capture telephoto shots with detail like never before

Specifications & Dimensions


Performance Features:
Optical Zoom:

Installation Requirements:
Supported Memory Cards:
SD card

AV Interfaces - General:
Composite video/audio, HDMI
Additional Features - Additional Features:
Audio recording, direct print, digital noise reduction, DPOF support, sharpness control, digital image rotation, camera orientation detection, PictBridge support, histogram display, AE lock, AF lock, cropping an image, resizing an image, saturation contro
Auto Focus - General:
TTL contrast detection
Battery Life Details - Battery:
Photo shooting - 195 shots ¦ Playback - 4 hours
Compatible with Windows 7 - Miscellaneous:
"Compatible with Windows 7" software and devices carry Microsoft’s assurance that these products have passed tests for compatibility and reliability with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7.
Connector Type - Connections:
1 x Hi-Speed USB ¦ 1 x composite video/audio output ¦ 1 x HDMI output
Depth - Dimensions & Weight:
3.2 in
Digital Video Format - General:
H.264, MOV, iFrame
Digital Zoom - General:
4 x
Display Features - Display:
Effective Flash Range - Camera Flash:
1.6 ft - 16.4 ft ( wide lens ) ¦ 4.6 ft - 10 ft ( tele lens )
Effective Sensor Resolution - General:
16,000,000 pixels
Enclosure Color - General:
Exposure Compensation - Exposure & White Balance:
±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
Exposure Metering - Exposure & White Balance:
Evaluative, center-weighted, spot
Exposure Modes - Exposure & White Balance:
Program, automatic, manual, aperture-priority, shutter-priority
Face Detection - General:
Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer
Features - Camera Flash:
Flash +/- compensation
Flash Modes - Camera Flash:
Fill-in mode, rear curtain sync, slow synchro, auto mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction
Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera - Lens System:
24 - 720mm
Focus Adjustment - Lens System:
Automatic, manual
Height - Dimensions & Weight:
2.7 in
Humidity Range Operating - Environmental Parameters:
10 - 90%
Image Recording Format - General:
Image Storage - Memory / Storage:
JPEG 4608 x 3456 ¦ JPEG 4608 x 3072 ¦ JPEG 4608 x 2592 ¦ JPEG 3264 x 2448 ¦ JPEG 3264 x 2176 ¦ JPEG 3264 x 1832 ¦ JPEG 1600 x 1200 ¦ JPEG 1920 x 1080 ¦ JPEG 1600 x 1064 ¦ JPEG 640 x 480 ¦ JPEG 640 x 424 ¦ JPEG 640 x 360 ¦ JPEG 3456 x 3456 ¦ JPEG 2448 x 24
Light Sensitivity - Exposure & White Balance:
ISO 100, ISO 800, ISO 400, ISO 200, ISO 1600, ISO auto
Macro Focus Range - Lens System:
0 in - 19.7 in
Max Operating Temperature - Environmental Parameters:
104 °F
Max Shutter Speed - Exposure & White Balance:
1/1600 sec
Max Video Resolution - General:
1280 x 720
Microphone Features - Microphone:
Wind noise reduction
Microphone Operation Mode - Microphone:
Min Focus Distance - Lens System:
0 in
Min Operating Temperature - Environmental Parameters:
32 °F
Min Shutter Speed - Exposure & White Balance:
15 sec
Optical Sensor Type - General:
Optical Zoom - General:
30 x
Peripheral Devices - System Requirements for PC Connection:
USB port, CD-ROM drive
Product Type - General:
Digital camera - compact
Resolution - Display:
461,000 pixels
Sensor Resolution - General:
16.0 Megapixel
Software - Software:
Drivers & Utilities, Canon ImageBrowser EX
Special Effects - Exposure & White Balance:
Black & White, Sepia, Neutral, Vivid, Custom Effect, Fisheye, Monochrome, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Green, Vivid Blue, Vivid Red, Miniature, Positive Film, Toy camera, Posterization, Super Vivid
Total Pixels - General:
16,600,000 pixels
Type - Display:
3" LCD display
Type - Lens System:
30 x zoom lens - 4.3 - 129 mm - f/3.4-5.8
Video Capture - Memory / Storage:
H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps ¦ H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps ¦ iFrame - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps ¦ H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 5 fps - Miniature Effect ¦ H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 2.5 fps - Miniature Effect ¦ H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 1.25 fps - Miniature Effect ¦ H.264 - 640 x 48
Weight - Dimensions & Weight:
11.2 oz
White Balance - Exposure & White Balance:
Custom, automatic, presets
Width - Dimensions & Weight:
4.1 in
Zoom Adjustment - Lens System:
Motorized drive
Min Focus Range - Lens System:
0 in
Aperture Opening:
f/3.4 (W) - f/5.8 (T)

Height (in.):
Depth (in.):
Width (in.):
White Balance Presets:
Fluorescent, cloudy, tungsten light, daylight, fluorescent light (daylight)
Flash Type:
Output Type:
Sensor Type:

Wheels & Tires:
OS Compatibility:

Jacks, IN-OUT:
Focal Length:
4.3 (W) - 129.0 (T) mm
Video Recording:
LCD Screen Size:
3 in. or more
Battery Life (Shots per Charge):
Additional Features:
Red eye reduction

Display, Resolution:
Accessories Included:
Battery charger, lens cap, neck strap, USB cable, lens cap strap

Power and Performance:
Viewfinder Type:


Included with Item:
Shutter Speed:
1-1/1600 sec.

Battery Type:
Canon NB-6L

Self-Timer Time:
2 or 10 seconds

720p HD Video

Product Overview:
Magnification, Digital Zoom:
Item Weight (lbs.):
Magnification, Optical Zoom:
Macro Mode:
0 in. to 1.6 ft.
8 and up
Image Sensor Size:

Image Processor:

Controls, Video:
Maximum Screen Resolution:
461k dots
Continuous Shooting Speed:
0.8 frames per second, 0.5 frames per second, 2.8 frames per second, 0.6 frames per second
Image Stabilization:

Product Bundle:

Audio System:
Shooting Modes:
M, Av, Tv, P, Live View Control, Auto, SCN, Creative Filters, Discreet, Movie
Image File Format:
Exif. 2.3 (JPEG)

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