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PowerShot D10

PowerShot D10

PowerShot D10

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Marketed May 2009

The PowerShot D10 marks the introduction of the new PowerShot D series, offering dust- and water-proof performance with excellent cold and shock resistance ideal for outdoor leisure trips in the snow or to the beach. In addition to the high level of basic performance provided by its 12.1-megapixel CCD sensor and 3x optical zoom lens, the PowerShot D10 incorporates a variety of features designed to simplify outdoor shooting, including a 2.5-inch Clear Live LCD II Monitor with enhanced brightness for better outdoor viewing and large buttons to facilitate shooting when wearing gloves. The model will be sold in the PowerShot D10 Outdoor Kit with accessories including four easily removable straps to suit individual shooting styles, three interchangeable front covers in addition to the camera’s original blue color to customize the appearance, and a softcover camera case.

Camera Effective Pixels. Approx. 12.1 million
Image Sensor 1/2.3-inch type CCD (Total number of pixels:
Approx. 12.7 million)
Lens 6.2 (W) – 18.6 (T) mm
35mm film equivalent: 35 (W) – 105 (T) mm
F2.8 (W) – F4.9 (T)
Waterproof Capability Meets JIS/ IEC protection class IPX8*
For use within a depth of 10 meters

* The camera is subjected to Canon standard testing conditions. However, it is not guaranteed that this camera will not damage or malfunction.

Dustproof Capability Meets JIS/ IEC protection class IP6X*

* The camera is subjected to Canon standard testing conditions. However, it is not guaranteed that this camera will not damage or malfunction.

Shock Resistant Capability Canon standard based on MIL Standard 810F
Method 516.5 Selecting Procedure IV (A US
Defense Standard)*
Testing Conditions:
• Drop height: 1.22 m (4 ft.).
• Drop surface: Wood.
• Drop direction: Each surface (6 surfaces), each
angle (4 angles) for a total of 10.
• Number of drops: Each surface and each angle 3
times for a total of 30.

* The camera is subjected to Canon standard testing conditions. However, it is not guaranteed that this camera will not damage or malfunction.

Digital Zoom. Approx. 4.0x (Up to approx. 12x in combination
with the optical zoom)
LCD Monitor 2.5 inch-type TFT LCD color monitor
Approx. 230,000 dots, Picture coverage 100%
AF Frame Mode. Face AiAF/Center
Servo AF On / Off
Focusing Range (from end of lens) Auto: 3 cm (1.2 in.) – infinity (W)/30 cm (1.0 ft.) –
infinity (T)
Normal: 30 cm (1.0 ft.) – infinity
Macro: 3 – 50 cm (1.2 in. – 1.6 ft.) (W)/30 – 50 cm
(1.0 – 1.6 ft.) (T)
Infinity: 3 m (9.8 ft.) – infinity
Manual Focus: 3 cm (1.2 in.) – infinity (W)/30 cm
(1.0 ft.) – infinity (T)
Kids&Pets: 1 m (3.3 ft.) – infinity
Shutter Mechanical shutter and electronic shutter
Shutter Speed 1 – 1/1500 sec.
15 – 1/1500 sec. (Total shutter speed range)
Image Stabilization Lens-shift type
Metering Type Evaluative, Center-weighted average or Spot
Exposure Compensation ±2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
ISO speed (Standard Output Sensitivity, Recommended Exposure Index) Auto, ISO 80 / 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600
White Balance Auto, Day Light, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent,
Fluorescent H, Underwater, Custom
Built-in Flash Auto, On, Slow Synchro, Off

* Red-eye reduction/Red-eye correction settings

Built-in Flash Range 30 cm – 3.2 m (1.0 – 10 ft.) (W)/30 cm – 2.0 m (1.0 – 6.6 ft.) (T)
Shooting Modes. Shooting mode: Auto, Program AE, SCN, Movie
Special Scene Mode: Portrait, Landscape, Night Snapshot,Kids&Pets, Indoor, Sunset, Fireworks, Long
Shutter, Beach, Underwater, Aquarium, Foliage,
Snow, ISO3200, Color Accent, Color Swap, Stitch
Movie mode: Standard, Color Accent, Color Swap
Continuous Shooting Approx. 1.1 images/sec.
Self-timer FaceSelf-Timer, Approx. 10 sec./Approx. 2-sec.
delay, Custom Timer
i-Contrast Off/Auto
Recording Media SD memory card, SDHC memory card,
MultiMediaCard, MMCplus memory card, HC
MMCplus memory card
File Format. Design rule for camera file system and DPOF
Data Type Still images: Exif 2.2 (JPEG)
Movies: MOV (Image data: H.264, Audio data:
Linear PCM) (Mono)
Compression Fine, Normal
Number of Recording Pixels Still images:
Large: 4000 × 3000 pixels
Medium 1: 3264 × 2448 pixels
Medium 2: 2592 × 1944 pixels
Medium 3: 1600 × 1200 pixels
Small: 640 × 480 pixels
Widescreen: 4000 × 2248 pixels
640 x 480 pixels (30 frames/sec.)
320 x 240 pixels (30 frames/sec.)
Number of Possible Shots Approx. 220 images (Based on CIPA standardized
Audio Quantization: 16 bit
Sampling Rate: 44.100 kHz
Playback Function Single Image Playback, Video Playback,
Magnified Focus, Index Playback, Magnified
Playback, Jump, Slideshow
Editing Function Erase, Protect, My Category, Resize, My Colors, i-
Contrast, Trimming, Rotate, Red-Eye Correction
Direct Print Type PictBridge capable
Interface Hi-Speed USB (Dedicated connector (female) with
unified type of digital, audio and video*)

* mini-B compatible

Communication Settings MTP, PTP
Power Battery Pack NB-6L (rechargeable lithium-ion
AC adapter kit ACK-DC40
Operating Temperature* -10 – 40 °C (14 – 104 °F)

* The NB-6L battery pack is not designed for -10 – 0°C (14 – 32 °F) conditions. As a result, it may temporarily not function optimally.

Operating Humidity 10-90%
Dimensions (excluding protrusions) 103.6 × 66.9 × 48.8 mm (4.08 × 2.63 × 1.92 in.)
Weight (camera body only) Approx. 190 g (6.7 oz.)