Canon PowerShot A2300 Tech Specifications

Canon PowerShot A2300 is a compact digital camera with built-in flash, 5x Optical, 4x Digital, and 20x Combined Zoom

PowerShot A2300 Image Capture Spec

Type
16.0 Megapixel 1/2.3-inch CCD

Canon PowerShot A2300 spec

Total Pixels
16.6 Megapixels

Effective Pixels
16.0 Megapixels

PowerShot A2300 Lens

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

PowerShot A2300 Viewfinders

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%

PowerShot A2300 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)

PowerShot A2300 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)

PowerShot A2300 White Balance

White Balance Control
Auto*, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom

*Facial color is evaluated in Face Detect (Face Detect WB)

PowerShot A2300 Flash

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

Canon PowerShot A2300 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)

Canon PowerShot A2300 Image Storage

Storage Media
SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card; Data deleted or formatted can be recovered following this Canon camera photo recovery guide.

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)); Videos & movies can be edited easily with this powerful video converter.

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

Movies:

[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.

Canon PowerShot A2300 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 – Canon PowerShot A2300

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 – Canon PowerShot A2300

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 – Canon PowerShot A2300

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.

Interfaces – Canon PowerShot A2300

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 – Canon PowerShot A2300

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)

Language Support: 30 display languages provided (English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Ukrainian, Malaysian, Indonesian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Russian, Portuguese, Hungarian, Polish, Czech, Greek, Turkish, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Farsi, Hindi, Vietnamese, and Japanese)

All data are based on Canon’s Standard Test Method. Subject to change without notice.