Effective pixels

Max. approx. 12.1 megapixels

Total pixels: Approx. 21.1 megapixels

Effective sensor size

1/3-inch type

The center portion of a 1/2.3-inch type CMOS sensor is used.

Focal length

Wide-angle side: 13.8 mm (35 mm equivalent: equivalent to approx. 100 mm)

Telephoto side: 55.5 mm (35 mm equivalent: equivalent to approx. 400 mm)

Step zoom

Equivalent to approx. 100 mm (optical) → equivalent to approx. 400 mm (optical) → equivalent to approx. 800 mm (digital)

Telephoto magnification

  Still photo shooting Movie recording
Equivalent to approx. 100 mm Approx. 1.2× Approx. 1.2×
Equivalent to approx. 400 mm Approx. 4.8× Approx. 4.8×
Equivalent to approx. 800 mm Approx. 9.6× Approx. 9.6×


Wide-angle side: f/5.6

Telephoto side: f/6.3

Focusing range

Wide-angle: 1 m to ∞ / 3.28 ft. to ∞

Telephoto: 4.5 m to ∞ / 14.76 ft. to ∞

Image stabilization features

Lens shift system

Recording media

Recording media

microSD / microSDHC / microSDXC memory card

SD speed class compatible.

UHS speed class compatible.

UHS-I compatible.

Recording system

Image recording format

Compliant to Design rule for Camera File system 2.0 and Exif 2.31

Image type

Still photos: JPEG

Movies: MP4

Still photo recording

Image quality / recorded pixels

Image quality Recorded pixels
JPEG Large/Fine 12.0 megapixels (4000×3000)

Image quality adjustment not available.

Lower image quality when equivalent to approx. 800 mm, due to digital cropping.

Aspect ratio

Fixed at 4:3 and not adjustable

Image file size / number of possible shots / maximum burst

File size (approx. MB) Possible shots (approx.) Maximum burst (approx.)
4.6 11460 50

Number of shots available and maximum burst in high-speed continuous shooting drive mode.

Number of shots available and maximum burst apply to a 64 GB card conforming to Canon testing standards.

File size, number of possible shots, and maximum burst vary depending on shooting conditions (including subject and memory card brand).

Movie recording

Movie recording format

Container format MP4

H.264 / MPEG-4 AVC

Variable (average) bit rate

Audio MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo)

Movie recording quality

Movie recording size / compression method

Full HD: 1920×1080 / Standard (IPB)

Movie recording size adjustment not available.

Frame rate

When set to NTSC: 29.97 / 23.98 fps

When set to PAL: 25.00 fps

Movie bit rate

Approx. 30 Mbps

Video only, not including audio.

File size

Approx. 217 MB/min.

Maximum recording time

9 min. 59 sec.

Total recording time available

8 GB Approx. 35 min.
32 GB Approx. 140 min.
128 GB Approx. 563 min.

Maximum file size

Card Format Maximum file size
microSD FAT12/16 Max. 2 GB
microSDHC FAT32 Max. 4 GB
microSDXC exFAT Unlimited

Card performance requirements (movie recording)

SD Speed Class 6 or higher

Video system


Recording microphone

Built-in stereo microphone

External microphone IN terminal not provided.


OLED color electronic viewfinder

Screen size

0.39 inch-type

Dot count

Approx. 2,360,000 dots


Approx. 100% (at approx. 22 mm eyepoint)


Approx. 22 mm (at –1 m-1 from eyepiece lens end)

Dioptric adjustment

Approx. –3 to +1 m-1 (dpt)


Contrast detection

Focusing brightness range (in still photo shooting)

Wide: EV 7 to 17 / Tele: EV 7 to 17.3

(Center AF point, at 23°C / 73°F and ISO 100)

Focusing brightness range (in movie recording)

Wide: EV 7 to 17 / Tele: EV 8 to 17.3

(Center AF point, at 23°C / 73°F, ISO 100, and 29.97 fps)

Exposure control

Metering brightness range (in still photo shooting)

EV 5 to 18 (at 23°C / 73°F and ISO 100)

Metering brightness range (in movie recording)

EV 5 to 17 (at 23°C / 73°F and ISO 100)

ISO speed (in still photo shooting / movie recording)

ISO 100 to 3200 set automatically

Shutter speed

Still photo shooting

Controlled automatically (1/8000 to 1/30 sec.)

Movie recording

Controlled automatically (1/4000 to 1/30 sec.)

Continuous shooting speed

Max. approx. 10 shots/sec.

External interface

Terminal type

USB Type-C

Battery used

A rechargeable lithium-ion battery is built into the body.

Charging temperature

Approx. 5–40°C / Approx. 41–104°F

Number of shots available

Approx. 150 shots

Based on CIPA standards, at 23°C / 73°F.

Time available for movie recording

Approx. 1 hr. 00 min.

At 23°C / 73°F when fully charged and not connected to Wi-Fi.

Dimensions and weight


Approx. 33.4 (W) × 50.8 (H) × 103.2 (D) mm

Approx. 1.31 (W) × 2.00 (H) × 4.06 (D) in.

Based on CIPA guidelines.


Approx. 145 g (including card) / approx. 144 g (body only)

Approx. 5.12 oz. (including card) / approx. 5.08 oz. (body only)

Operating environment

Operating temperature

0–40°C (32–104°F)

Operating humidity


Wi-Fi (wireless LAN) communication

Standards compliance

Wi-Fi standards Transmission method Maximum link speed
IEEE 802.11b DS-SS modulation 11 Mbps
IEEE 802.11g OFDM modulation 54 Mbps
IEEE 802.11n 150 Mbps

Transmission frequency (center frequency)

Frequency 2412–2462 MHz
Channels 1–11 channels


Standards compliance

Bluetooth Specification Version 4.2 compliant (Bluetooth low energy technology)

Transmission method

GFSK modulation

  • All data above is based on Canon testing standards and CIPA (Camera & Imaging Products Association) testing standards and guidelines.
  • Dimensions and weight listed above are based on CIPA guidelines.
  • Product specifications and appearance are subject to change without notice.