Shoot it all, near or far. Always get the right shot with the PowerShot SX500 IS digital camera.
What makes the PowerShot SX500 IS special? It puts the power of an amazing 30X optical zoom in your hands so you can capture brilliant photographs from near and far! Equipped with 16 megapixel resolution and the DIGIC 4 image processor, this camera gives you crystal-clear shots from nearly any distance and in virtually every setting. And, the 24mm wide-angle lens makes this camera ideal for photographing large groups and scenic landscapes.
Is it easy to use? You bet it is! Advanced technologies make it effortless to capture gorgeous shots--whether you just started dabbling in photography or you're an old pro. Optical image stabilization ensures practically every shot is blur-free, and improved Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper settings for the camera based on 32 predefined shooting situations. When you're finished capturing your footage, you can review your great work on the large 3" diagonal LCD display.
Does it record movies? Not only does it record video, it lets you capture breathtaking 720p HD video in stereo sound with the dedicated movie button--you can even zoom in and out on the action while shooting. Then play it all back on an HDTV via the mini HDMI output and your own HDMI cable (not included).
What's in the box? PowerShot SX500 IS camera, battery pack, battery charger, neck strap, lens cap, USB cable, Solutions disc, and manual.
- Includes PowerShot SX500 IS camera, battery pack, battery charger, neck strap, lens cap, USB cable, Solutions disc, manual
- 16 megapixels
- 1/2.3" CCD image sensor
- 24mm wide-angle f3.4 to f5.8 lens
- 30X optical zoom
- 4X digital zoom
- 120X combined zoom
- 3" diagonal TFT color LCD monitor with wide viewing angle
- Optical image stabilization
- DIGIC 4 image processor
- Optical image stabilizer
- 1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9 aspect ratios
- Manual focus
- TTL auto focus
- Normal/macro focus modes
- Three light metering modes
- Four exposure control modes
- AE lock
- Smart AUTO
- 10 shooting modes
- 12 photo effects
- Continuous shooting up to 2.8fps
- ISO sensitivity up to 1,600; auto ISO
- Seven white balance modes
- Built-in flash
- Two-second, 10-second, custom self-timers
- 720p HD H.264 video mode with sound
- Multiple playback modes
- SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card slot
- Mini HDMI, NTSC/PAL, audio outputs
- Measures approximately 4-1/8"W x 2-3/4"H x 3-1/8"D
- UL listed charger; 1-year LMW
- Made in Japan