Canon PowerShot S100 with DIGIC 5 Processor
Along with the launch of the PowerShot SX40 HS superzoom camera, Canon also announced the presence of new pocket camera called PowerShot S100. Just like the Canon PowerShot SX40 HS, this camera also pinned the latest DIGIC 5 image processor.
Canon PowerShot S100 has the advantages of which can help improve the image in a less-light conditions with Canon HS System features. So objects in the dark can be more clear and brighter colors. Similar to the PowerShot SX40 HS, increasing the ability of the HS system is also performed on these pocket cameras. HS system offers a choice of a more sophisticated shooting and supports Full HD video recording.
Canon PowerShot S100 equipped with CMOS sensor 1/1,7-inch size that has effective pixels up to 12.1 megapixels. This camera is equipped with a 5.2 mm lens – 26.0 mm lens equivalent to 24mm – 120mm on a 35mm format camera. This lens is quite special because it has the opening (aperture) F2,0 on 24mm focal position. These specifications will be very helpful when you are shooting in low light conditions, such as indoors or at night.
This camera has 5x optical zoom capability and 4x digital zoom is also equipped with manual controls and a variety of models of filters that allow users to be creative, ranging from fish-eye effect, super vivid, posters, miniature, until the toy camera. In addition to producing high-quality photos, this camera supports shooting in RAW format and quality of Full HD 1080p video recording at 24 frames per second (fps) that uses Intelligent IS (Image Stabilizer) to produce crystal clear video quality.
In addition there are other features with the name of the Burst HQ. A feature that allows even small children can take photos like a professional sports photographer. Due to this feature, users can take pictures with up and capture frame-by frame of each exercise are important moments.
For those of you who like to travel, this camera not only offers a compact design and easy to carry anywhere. GPS features are embedded in this camera also offers the ability to record the time and place of an image can be retrieved via the Folder Utility software that is integrated with Google Maps.
Canon PowerShot S100 also equipped with 3 inches TFT LCD screen with 461,000 dots resolution. Has dimensions of 98.9 mm x 59.8 mm x 26.7 mm and weighs a fairly light, which is already 198 grams excluding battery and extra memory cards. Comes in two colors, namely black and silver. Canon’s latest compact cameras made by this plan will be launched to the market in November 2011 with prices USD 429.99.