Canon PowerShot SX50 HS review

Canon's superzoom bridge packs a whopping 50x zoom

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Product Type
Compact Camera
Battery Size Supported
Proprietary Battery Size
Green Compliant
Yes
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Touchscreen
No
Effective Camera Resolution
12.1 Megapixel
GPS
No
USB
Yes
Wide Angle
Yes
PictBridge
Yes
Product Family
PowerShot
Image Stabilization
Optical
Colour
Black
Optical Zoom
50x
Digital Zoom
4x
Brand Name
Canon
Features
Self-timer, Live View, Orientation Sensor, Continuous Shooting Mode, Face Detection, Smile Detection, Wink Detection
Screen Size
7.1 cm (2.8")
Video Formats
MOV, MPEG-4
Viewfinder Type
No
Weight (Approximate)
595 g
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
RoHS, REACH, ErP, WEEE
Minimum Focus Distance
0 nm
Maximum Image Resolution
4000 x 3000
Maximum Frame Rate
240 fps
Number of Batteries Supported
1
Battery Built-in
No
Battery Rechargeable
Yes
Battery Included
Yes
Display Screen Type
LCD
Image Sensor Type
CMOS
Total Camera Resolution
12.8 Megapixel
HDMI
Yes
HD Movie Mode
Yes
Battery Model Supported
NB-10L
Memory Card Supported
Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC)
Height
87.3 mm
Width
122.5 mm
Depth
105.5 mm
Autofocus Points
1
Focal Length
4.30 mm to 215 mm
Image Formats
RAW, JPEG
Focus Modes
Manual, Auto
Manufacturer
Canon, Inc
Product Model
SX50 HS
Product Name
PowerShot SX50 HS Digital Compact Camera
Product Line
PowerShot
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
6352B012AA
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.canon.co.uk
Marketing Information

A powerful 50x ultra zoom for extreme telephoto shots. Intelligent IS counteracts shake and Zoom Framing Assist helps keep subjects in the frame. A premium lens, manual modes and RAW give expert results.

Battery Life
315 Shot
Package Contents
  • PowerShot SX50 HS Digital Compact Camera
  • Rechargeable Li-Ion Battery NB-10L
  • Charger
Display Resolution
461000 Pixel
Limited Warranty
1 Year
Built-in Devices
Speaker, Microphone
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