Slim Style, Point-and-Shoot Ease. - Easy to use and stylish too, the PowerShot ELPH 160 camera is designed for hassle-free capture of family fun and special memories. Slim and light, it boasts a big 8x Optical Zoom so you can get close to your subjects quickly. Image quality is sharp and detailed thanks to the high-resolution 20.0 Megapixel sensor plus DIGIC 4+ Image Processor. When you're ready to shoot impressive 720p HD video, simply press the dedicated movie button. And when you shoot in Smart AUTO mode, the camera automatically chooses the proper camera settings by analyzing the scene based on several common and more unique predefined shooting situations, so achieving the best possible image quality can be effortless. There is even a Help button that provides clear explanations and guidance for camera operations. Preserve your memories beautifully - and simply - with the PowerShot ELPH 160 camera.
8x Optical Zoom - The PowerShot ELPH 160 camera features an 8x Optical Zoom so more shots are within your reach. You'll love the flexibility that the wide 28?224mm (35mm equivalent) shooting range offers. Plus, the Wide-Angle lens captures expansive image in every shot, adding depth, perspective and grandeur. Landscapes, city scenes, family shots and more benefit from the extra width. Whether you're shooting wide group shots or zooming to the telephoto end, your images are assured to be bright and clear.
- 8x (28-224mm) Optical Zoom helps facilitate versatility while maintaining outstanding optical performance.
- 20.0 Megapixel sensor combined with the DIGIC 4+ Image Processor for outstanding performance.
- Shoot 720p HD video with a dedicated movie button.
- Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper settings for the camera based on predefined shooting situations to help you create the best possible image.
- Scene Modes such as Fisheye Effect, Toy Camera Effect and Monochrome provide creative freedom to capture your photos.
- Compatibility with the Canon Connect Station CS100 device helps enable you to transfer images.
- ECO Mode helps reduce power consumption for longer battery life.
Help Button provides simple explanations and easy control of your settings.
Type - 20.0 Megapixel, 1/2.3-inch CCD
Total Pixels - Approx. 20.5 Megapixels
Effective Pixels - Approx. 20.0 Megapixels
Focal Length - 5.0 (W) - 40.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 28-224mm)
Digital Zoom - 4x
Focusing Range - Auto: 0.4 in. (1 cm) - infinity (W), 4.3 ft. (1.3 m) - infinity (T);, Normal: 2.0 in. (5 cm) - infinity (W), 4.3 ft. (1.3 m) - infinity (T); Macro: 0.4 in. - 1.6 ft. (1-50 cm) (W); Infinity: 9.8 ft. (3 m) - infinity (W,T)
Autofocus System - TTL Autofocus
Optical Viewfinder - Not Available
LCD Monitor - 2.7-inch TFT Color LCD with wide viewing angle (4:3)
LCD Pixels - Approx. 230,000 dots
LCD Coverage - Approx. 100%
Aperture and Shutter
Maximum Aperture - f/3.2 (W), f/6.9 (T)
Shutter Speed - 1-1/2000 sec., 15-1 sec. (Long Exposure mode)
Sensitivity - Auto, ISO 100-1600
Light Metering Method - Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot
Exposure Control Method - Manual Exposure, Program Shift, Safety Shift, AE Lock
Exposure Compensation - Still Images: +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
White Balance Control - Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
Built-in Flash - Auto, Flash On, Slow Synchro, Flash Off
Flash Range - 1.6 ft. - 9.8 ft. (W), 4.3 - 4.9 ft. (T) (50cm - 3.0m (W), (1.3m - 1.5m (T))
Recycling Time - 10 sec. or less (battery voltage: 3.7 V)
Flash Exposure Compensation - Not available
Shooting Modes - Auto, P, Live View Control, Digital IS, Portrait, Face Self-Timer, Low Light, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter
Self Timer - Approx. 10-sec. delay/approx. 2-sec. delay/custom
Wireless Control - Not available
Continuous Shooting - Normal: Approx. 0.8 shots/sec. (in P mode), Normal: Approx. 2.2 shots/sec. (in Low Light mode)
Storage Media - SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
File Format - Design rule for Camera File system, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant
Image Recording Format - Fine
JPEG Compression Mode - Still Image: Exif. 2.3 (JPEG), Video: MOV (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: Linear PCM (Monaural))
Number of Recording Pixels
Still Images (4:3 Aspect Ratio): Large: 5152 x 3864
Medium 1: 3648 x 2736
Medium 2: 2048 x 1536
Small: 640 x 480
Wide: 5152 x 2896
Medium: 2560 x 1920 (in Low Light & Digital IS modes)
HD 1280 x 720: 25 fps
Miniature Effect HD 1280 x 720: 5 fps / 2.5 fps / 1.25 fps
Miniature Effect 640 x 480: 6 fps / 3 fps / 1.5 fps
640 x 480: 30 fps (29.97)
Playback Modes File - Stills & Videos: Auto Rotate (Automatic vertical/horizontal detection), Image Advance (Transition Effects, Scroll Display), Rotate, Favorites, Slideshow (Repeat, Interval, Effect)
Still Images: Single, Index (6-100 thumbnails), Magnification (2-10x), Information Display, Red-eye Correction, i-Contrast, Resize, My Colors, Histogram, Overexposure Warning
Videos: Normal Playback, Skip Backward, Previous Frame, Next Frame, Skip Forward
Erase Modes - Select Image, Select Range, Select All Images
Video Out - NTSC/PAL (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video)
Audio Out - Monaural (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video)
Other - SD memory card slot; direct connection to Canon SELPHY, PIXMA Photo Printers & PictBridge compatible printers
Power Source - Battery Pack NB-11LH/NB-11L, AC Adapter Kit ACK-90
Shooting Capacity - Approx. 230 shots, Approx. 310 shots in ECO Mode
Playback Time - Approx. 4 hours
Operating Temperature - 32-104-degrees F/0-40-degrees C
Operating Humidity - 10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D) - 3.75 x 2.14 x 0.87 in. / 95.2 x 54.3 x 22.1mm
Weight - 4.48 oz. / 127g (CIPA standard), 3.92 oz. / 111g (Body only)