Zoom Bigger, Share Faster.
Whether the perfect shot is up close or seemingly out of reach, you'll capture it beautifully thanks to the amazing 50x (24-1200mm) zoom power of the PowerShot SX530 HS camera. Think high-magnification shooting is tricky? Not with this camera: from its comfortable ergonomic grip to its advanced systems like Intelligent IS and Zoom Framing Assist, the PowerShot SX530 HS is designed to let you track your subject easily, and capture it with accurate focus and clarity. The camera is also equipped with Canon's sophisticated wireless connectivity, so sharing your spectacular images and videos with friends, family and other devices is seamless and simple. The quality of both your still images and breathtaking 1080p Full HD video will impress you, especially in low-light situations, due to a 16.0 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor and the DIGIC 4+ Image Processor, which together create the Canon HS SYSTEM. Whether you're home with family or traveling the world, you'll want the amazing zoom power and advanced performance of the PowerShot SX530 HS camera by your side.
50x Optical Zoom (24-1200mm)
Once you experience the reach and versatility of this camera's astonishing 50x Optical Zoom, you'll wonder how you ever did without it. From sporting events to travel highlights, wildlife to landscapes, the powerful zoom lets you capture the details that make your photography stand out. Not only will you have the ability to move in all the way to the exact shot you want, but you'll be able to capture those shots with incredible Canon quality. The camera's secure ergonomic grip makes steady handheld shooting easy and comfortable, while Intelligent IS analyzes the shooting situation and applies the best stabilization technology to keep images clear and virtually shake-free in a wide variety of conditions.
- Powerful 50x Optical Zoom (24-1200mm) helps facilitate versatility while maintaining outstanding optical performance, along with Intelligent IS to help optimize image stabilization for virtually shake-free images in a wide variety of conditions.
- Built-in Wi-Fi allows wireless transferring of images and video to compatible mobile devices, select social networking sites and your Wi-Fi enabled computer, and lets you remotely shoot using your compatible smartphone or tablet, while built-in NFC (Near Field Communication) allows quick and simple pairing to a compatible Android device.
- Compatibility with the Canon Connect Station CS100 device enables you to wirelessly transfer images for storage via NFC and Wi-Fi connectivity.
spacer 16.0 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor combined with the Canon DIGIC 4+ Image Processor creates the Canon HS SYSTEM, which helps to provide excellent low-light performance.
- Capture stunning 1080p Full HD video with a dedicated movie button.
- Large 3.0-inch LCD with a screen resolution of 461,000 dots allows easy viewing even from a wide angle.
- With Zoom Framing Assist, your camera will automatically zoom in or out while following the movement of your subject and help it to remain in focus.
- Creative Shot mode uses composition, color and lighting from your original image to create unique images with an artistic flair.
- Hybrid Auto records quick video clips before each still and compiles them together to make a short highlight reel, while Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper settings for the camera based on predefined shooting situations to help you create the best possible image.
Type - 16.0 Megapixel, 1/2.3-inch CMOS
Total Pixels - Approx. 16.8 Megapixels
Effective Pixels - Approx. 16.0 Megapixels
Focal Length - 4.3 (W) - 215.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 24-1200mm)
Optical Zoom - 50x
Digital Zoom - 4.0x
Focusing Range - Normal: 2.0 in. (5cm) - infinity (W), 4.3 ft. (1.3m) - infinity (T)
Auto/Manual: 0.0 in. (0cm) - infinity (W), 4.3 ft. (1.3m) - infinity (T)
Macro AF: 0.0 in. - 1.6 ft. (0-50cm) (W)
Autofocus System - TTL Autofocus, Manual Focus
Optical Viewfinder - Not available
LCD Monitor - 3.0-inch TFT Color LCD with wide viewing angle (4:3)
LCD Pixels - Approx. 461,000 dots
LCD Coverage - Approx. 100%
Aperture and Shutter
Maximum Aperture - f/3.4 (W), f/6.5 (T)
Shutter Speed - 1-1/2000 sec., 15-1/2000 sec. (in Tv and M modes)
Sensitivity - Auto, ISO 100-3200
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, Videos: +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments (not available during shooting)
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.- 18 ft. (W), 4.3 - 9.8 ft. (T) (50cm - 5.5m (W), (1.3m - 3.0m (T))
Recycling Time - 10 sec. or less (battery voltage: 3.7 V)
Flash Exposure Compensation - +/-2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
Shooting Modes - M, Av, Tv, P, Live View Control, Hybrid Auto, Auto, Creative Shot1, Portrait, Smart Shutter2, High-Speed Burst, Low Light, Snow, Fireworks, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Standard Movie
1Auto, Retro, Monochrome, Special and Natural effects
2Smile, Wink Self-timer, Face Self-timer
Shooting movies is possible with the movie button
Photo Effects - My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color
Self Timer - Off / 2 sec. / 10 sec. / Custom
Wireless Control - Wi-Fi and NFC
Continuous Shooting - Normal: Approx. 1.6 shots/sec. (in P mode), Normal: Approx. 10 shots/sec. (in High-speed Burst 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 - Superfine / Fine
JPEG Compression Mode - Still Image: Exif. 2.3 (JPEG), Video: MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo))
Playback Modes File
Stills & Videos: Auto Rotate (Automatic vertical/horizontal detection), Image Advance (Transition Effects, Scroll Display), Rotate, Favorites, Smart Shuffle, Group Playback, 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, Cropping
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), Mini-HDMI connector
Audio Out - Stereo (dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video)
Other - USB, SD memory card slot; direct connection to Canon SELPHY, PIXMA Photo Printers & PictBridge compatible printers
Power Source - Battery Pack NB-6LH, Compact Power Adapter CA-DC10 (included with AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC40)
Shooting Capacity - Approx. 210 shots, Approx. 290 shots in ECO Mode
Video Recording Time: Approx. 45 min
Playback Time Approx. 5 hours
Operating Temperature - 32-104-degrees F/0-40-degrees C
Operating Humidity - 10-90%
Dimensions (W x H x D) - 4.72 x 3.22 x 3.62 in. / 120.0 x 81.7 x 91.9mm
Weight - 15.6 oz. / 442g (CIPA standard), 14.7 oz. / 418g (camera body only)