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  • Manufacturer: CANON
  • UPC #013803146691
  • Model #6193B001
    • Digic 4 image processor
    • 5x optical zoom
    • 1600 ISO
    • 720p HD video



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    (Manufacturer # 6193B001 )


    You can shoot high definition video anytime, anywhere right from the pocket-sized A2300 digital camera. With a simple push of the dedicated movie button, you’ll be able to instantly record every moment in motion. 720p HD video is smooth, vivid, and beautifully lifelike, making it an ideal way to capture special memories. In addition to being able to shoot 720p HD video at 25 frames per second, the PowerShot A2300 can also shoot 640 x 480 VGA video at 30* frames per second.

    *Actual frame rate is 29.97 fps.

    Dedicated Movie Button for Easy Video Capture

    It’s never been easier to shoot videos with a PowerShot digital camera. To make shooting video as natural as snapping pictures, the PowerShot A2300 has a dedicated movie button. No need to plan ahead, no need to search through menus on the LCD screen; when you feel a moment would be best captured in 720p HD, simply press the button and recording begins. The camera is always ready to shoot stills or video whenever you want.

    DIGIC 4 Image Processor

    Canon DIGIC Image Processors have set the standard for functionality and performance since their groundbreaking introduction in 1999. With each successive generation, DIGIC processors have brought elevated performance and powerful new features to PowerShot digital cameras. The DIGIC 4 Image Processor has ushered in a new level of picture quality and accelerated processing, making possible features such as high-speed continuous shooting, HD video and Face Detection Self-timer.

    Help You Won't Need Help to Find

    The PowerShot A2300 digital camera is designed to be fun and easy to use, even for beginners. A new Help Button on the camera’s exterior brings up the help menu any time you need it, right on the LCD screen. From here, you can scroll through a variety of topics that answer your questions with clear explanations, offer helpful shooting advice, and show you diagrams highlighting the position of any buttons you’ll need.


    Image Capture Device
    Type 16.0 Megapixel 1/2.3-inch CCD
    Total Pixels 16.6 Megapixels
    Effective Pixels 16.0 Megapixels
    Focal Length 5.0 (W) - 25.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 28 (W) - 140 (T) mm)
    Digital Zoom 4x
    Focusing Range Normal: 2.0 in. (5cm) - infinity (W), 3.9 ft. (1.2m) - infinity (T)
    Auto: 1.2 in. (3cm) - infinity (W), 3.9 ft. (1.2m) - infinity (T)
    Macro: 1.2 in. - 2.0 ft. (3-60cm) (W)
    Autofocus System TTL Autofocus
    Optical Viewfinder N/A
    LCD Monitor 2.7-inch TFT Color LCD with wide-viewing angle
    LCD Pixels Approx. 230,000 dots
    LCD Coverage Approx. 100%
    Aperture and Shutter
    Maximum Aperture f/2.8 (W) - f/6.9 (T)
    Shutter Speed 1 - 1/2000 sec.

    15 - 1/2000 sec. (Total shutter speed range)
    Exposure Control
    Sensitivity Auto, ISO 100/200/400/800/1600 (in P mode)
    Light Metering Method Evaluative*, Center-weighted average, Spot**

    * Facial brightness is evaluated in Face Detect (Face Detect AE)

    ** Fixed to center
    Exposure Control Method AE Lock
    Exposure Compensation +/-2 stops in 1/3 stop increments
    (Not available when shooting movies)
    White Balance
    White Balance Control Auto*, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom

    *Facial color is evaluated in Face Detect (Face Detect WB)
    Built-in Flash Auto, On, Slow Synchro, Off

    Facial brightness is also evaluated in Face Detect.
    Flash Range 1.6 - 9.8 ft. (W), 3.3 - 6.6 ft. (T) (50 cm - 3.0 m (W), 1.0 - 2.0 m (T)
    Recycling Time 10 seconds or less (Battery Voltage: 3.7V)
    Flash Exposure Compensation N/A
    Shooting Specifications
    Shooting Modes Auto, P, Live View Control, Digital IS, Portrait, Face Self-timer, Low Light, Fisheye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter, Discreet, iFrame Movie*

    *Shooting movies is possible with the movie button.
    Photo Effects N/A
    Self Timer Approx. 10-sec delay/approx 2-sec delay/custom*

    * Delay time (0 - 15 sec. (in one-second increments), 20/25/30 sec.) and number of shots (1 - 10 shots (in one-shot increments) can be specified.
    Wireless Control N/A
    Continuous Shooting Approx: 0.8 shots/sec. (In P Mode)

    Approx. 2.8 shots/sec. (In Low Light Mode)
    Image Storage
    Storage Media SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
    File Format Design rule for Camera File System, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant
    JPEG Compression Mode Still Images: Exif 2.3 (JPEG)

    Movies: MOV (Image data: H.264; Audio data: Linear PCM (2 channel monoaural))
    Number of Recording Pixels
    Still Images: [Large]: 4608 x 3456
    [Medium 1]: 3264 x 2448
    [Medium 2]: 1600 x 1200
    [Small]: 640 x 480
    [Widescreen]: 4608 x 2592
    [Miniature Effect] 1280 x 720*1, 640 x 480*2
    [iFrame Movie] 1280 x 720 (25 fps)
    [Other than the above] 1280 x 720 (25 fps), 640 x 480 (30 fps*3)
    *1 Shooting: 5 fps / 2.5 fps / 1.25 fps
    Playback: 25 fps
    *2 Shooting: 6 fps / 3 fps / 1.5 fps
    Playback: 30 fps*3
    *3 Actual frame rate is 29.97 fps.
    Number of Recordable Images
    Image data
    Large (L) Medium 1 (M1) Medium 2 (M2) Small (S) Widescreen (W) Medium*
    File Size (KB) 4,093 2,060 558 150 3,069 1,144
    8GB 1,903 3,721 12,927 40,937 2,531 6,638
    32GB 7,684 15,020 52,176 165,225 10,219 26,792

    *When shooting in Digital IS or Low Light
    *The approximate number of images recordable on memory cards other than the above can be calculated by using the above figures as a reference and extrapolating accordingly.
    Time of Recordable Movies
    Movie data
    iFrame Movie Miniature Effect Other
    HD: 1280 x 720 HD: 1280 x 720 640 x 480 HD:1280 x 720 640 x 480
    25 fps 5x 10x 20x 5x 10x 20x 25 fps 30 fps
    5 fps 2.5 fps 1.25 fps 6 fps 3 fps 1.5 fps
    Video Size (KB/sec.,) 4,704 487 243 122 246 123 61 2,621 1,416
    8GB 27 min. 28 sec. 4 hr. 00 min. 48 sec. 7 hr. 34 min. 51 sec. 13 hr. 38 min. 45 sec. 7 hr. 34 min. 51 sec. 13 hr. 38 min. 45 sec. 22 hr. 44 min. 36 sec. 49 min. 18 sec. 1 hr. 28 min. 59 sec.
    32GB 1 hr. 50 min. 52 sec. 16 hr. 11 min. 54 sec. 30 hr. 35 min. 50 sec. 55 hr. 04 min. 31 sec. 30 hr. 35 min. 50 sec. 55 hr. 04 min. 31 sec. 91 hr. 47 min. 32 sec. 3 hr. 19 min. 03 sec. 5 hr. 59 min. 10 sec.

    *The approximate number of images recordable on memory cards other than the above can be calculated by using the above figures as a reference and extrapolating accordingly.
    Playback Specifications
    Playback Modes File
    Still Images and Movies: Discreet, Auto Rotate, Rotate, Search Jump (Shot Date, 10 images, 100 images, Movies, Still Images), Slideshow
    Still Images: Single, Index (4-100 Thumbnails), Magnification (Approx. 2x-10x), Information Display, Histogram, Overexposure Warning, Resume Playback, Red-Eye Correction, i-Contrast, Resize,
    Movies: Normal Playback*1, Pause, Skip Backward*2, Previous Frame*3, Next Frame*3, Skip Forward*2
    Displays playback position and shooting time
    *1 Audio settings available in 5 levels *2 Approximately 4 seconds
    *3 Rewind and Fast-forward are also available
    Erasing Specifications
    Erase Modes

    Single Image*, Erase All

    The image data in the memory card stored with the design rule for camera file systems format can be erased (however, protected images cannot be erased).

    * Movies can be erased individually.
    Computer Interface

    Hi-Speed USB*1 (Dedicated connector (female) with unified type of digital, audio and video*2)

    *1 Use of USB logomark is not allowed.

    *2 mini-B compatible.
    Video Out NTSC/PAL (unified type dedicated connector (female)) with digital, audio and video
    Audio Out Monaural (unified type dedicated connector (female)) with digital, audio and video
    Other Memory card slot; direct connection to Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers, PIXMA Inkjet Photo Printers and PictBridge-compatible printers via camera's USB 2.0 Hi-Speed cable
    Power Source 1. Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-11L

    2. Compact Power Adapter CA-DC10 (included with AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC90)
    Shooting Capacity Approx. 210 shots
    Playback Time Approx. 5 hours
    Physical Specifications
    Operating Temperature 32-104°F/0-40°C
    Operating Humidity 10-90%
    Dimensions (W x H x D) 3.72 x 2.13 x 0.79 in. (94.4 x 54.2 x 20.1mm)
    Weight Approx. 4.41 oz. / 125 g (Including the battery and memory card)

    Approx. 3.84 oz. / 109 g (Camera body only)

    What's in the Box

    • PowerShot A2300
    • Battery Pack NB-11L
    • Battery Charger CB-2LD
    • Wrist Strap WS-800
    • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
    • Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM


    Technical Specifications   [return to top]
     Specification Value
    Type: Point and Shoot
    Megapixel Resolution: 16
    Video Resolution: 720p
    Optical Zoom: 5
    Features: Wide Angle Zoom
    Color: Blue
    Screen Size: 2.7
    Storage Media: SDHC

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