The Canon PowerShot SX70 HS Bridge Camera is Canon’s most powerful SuperZoom in the bridge range, also inheriting the looks and feel of an all-in-one DSLR. Boasting a powerful 20.3 MP 1/2.3 type Back-Illuminated CMOS sensor combined with a DIGIC 8 Image Processor to create astonishing image quality, as well as 4K UHD video. The Canon SX70 HS allows you to frame and capture your subject from a distance with its huge 65x Optical Zoom, or an extended ZoomPlus of 130x - offering a reliable, and fast autofocus even in low light conditions.
Other powerful features and specs of this beauty include Bluetooth and Wi-Fi compatibility between the camera and phone/pc – allowing you to transfer your files within seconds; a lens construction that utilises 15 elements in 11 groups, that includes 3 UD lenses and 1 double-sided aspherical lens; a maximum of approx. 10 fps continuous shooting in One Shot AF; a shutter speed from 15 – 1/2000s; built-in Intelligent Image Stabilisation with Dual Sensing IS plus 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS and a large 3” Vari-Angle LCD monitor.
|Type||1/2.3 type back-illuminated CMOS|
|Effective Pixels||Approx. 20.3M1|
|Total Pixels||Approx. 21.1M|
|Colour Filter Type||Primary Colour|
|Image Processor||DIGIC 8|
|Focal Length||3.8 – 247.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 21 – 1365 mm)|
Digital approx. 4.0x (with Digital Tele-Converter Approx. 1.6x or 2.0x2)
Combined approx. 260x
|Maximum f/number||f/3.4 – f/6.5|
|Construction||15 elements in 11 groups (3 UD lenses, 1 double-sided aspherical lens)|
|Image Stabilisation||Yes (lens shift-type), Approx. 5 stop 3. Intelligent IS with Dual Sensing IS plus 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS|
|AF System/ Points||
Face & Tracking (9 points), Tracking, 1-point, Spot
|AF Modes||One Shot, Servo, Continuous|
|AF Assist Beam||Yes|
|Manual Focus||Yes, plus MF Peaking|
|Closest Focusing Distance||0 cm (W) from front of lens in Macro|
|Metering modes||Evaluative, Centre-weighted average, Spot (except movie)|
|Exposure Compensation||+/- 3 EV in 1/3 stop increments.|
|ISO Sensitivity||100-3200 in 1/3 stop increments|
|Shutter Speed||15 - 1/2000 s|
|Viewfinder||0.39 type, approx 2.36m dots|
|Viewfinder / Coverage||approx 100%|
|Dioptre Correction||approx -3.0 - +1.0 m-1 (dpt)|
|Monitor||7.5 cm (3.0”) Vari-Angle LCD (TFT), approx. 922,000 dots|
|Brightness||Adjustable to one of five levels|
|Flash Modes||Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro|
|X-Sync Speed||Fastest speed 1/2000 s|
|Flash Exposure Compensation||+/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments.|
|Flash Exposure Lock||Yes|
|Manual Power Adjustment||3 levels with internal flash|
|Second Curtain Synchronization||Yes|
|Built-in Flash Range||approx 50 cm – 6.5 m (W) / 1.8m - 4 m (T)|
|Shooting Modes||Shot, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual,, Sports, SCN, Creative Filters Panorama, Hybrid Auto, Smart Auto, Custom x2|
|Drive modes||Single, High-speed continuous, low-speed continuous|
|Max: One Shot AF approx 10fps, Servo AF approx 5.7fps|
4:3 - (L) 5184 x 3888, (M) 3648 x 2736, (S) 2432 x 1824
16:9 - (L) 5184 x 2912, (M) 3648 x 2048, (S) 2432 x 1368
3:2 - (L) 5184 x 3456, (M) 3648 x 2432, (S) 2432 x 1616
1:1 - (L) 3888 x 3888, (M) 2736 x 2736, (S) 1824 x 1824
In the Box
- Canon PowerShot SX70 HS Camera
- Battery Charger LC-E12E
- Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E12
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