Canon PowerShot SX170 IS

Canon PowerShot SX170 IS
Canon PowerShot SX170 IS


The Canon PowerShot SX170 IS is a camera that was manufactured in China in 2013.

It is a compact camera, very easy to use thanks to the full manual control of the shutter and aperture. The Canon also has a macro mode, which allows you to photograph the smallest details. Its lens also allows you to shoot in wide-angle mode.
In video mode, you can record HD movies with reduced vibration thanks to the stabilisers.

Another important feature of the camera is the Smart Auto mode, which allows you to set the camera automatically, eliminating the need for manual settings. Very useful for beginners in photography!

Technical data

  • Sensitivity: ISO 100 to 1600,
  • Image stabiliser: yes,
  • Flash: built-in,
  • Lens: Canon 28mm wide-angle lens with 16X optical zoom,
  • Focal length: 5 to 80 mm,
  • Aperture: f/3.5 – f5.9,
  • Sensor: 16 million pixels,
  • Shutter: 1 to 1/3200s and 15 to 1/3200s,
  • LCD screen: 7.5cm TFT,
  • Memory: SD, SDHC, SDXC card,
  • Video mode: 1280 * 720 p,
  • Ports: USB PC,
  • Power supply: Canon NB-6LH Lithium Ion battery,
  • Weight: 251g,
  • Dimensions : W108 * H71 * D44 mm.

Where to find it and at what price?

This camera is very common. You can get it on sites like Rakuten, Ebay, Fnac for an average of 100€.

Canon PowerShot SX170 IS – Rear

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