Canon PowerShot SX70 HS

The PowerShot SX70 HS is a premium fixed-lens camera for those wanting the versatility and style of a DSLR without the need for additional lenses. Offering 65x optical zoom and 130x digital ZoomPlus options, the lightweight camera is ideal for long distance shots while its Macro Mode makes it perfect for close-ups. Canon’s cutting-edge DIGIC 8 processor allows you to capture stills in uncompressed RAW format and there’s also the option to shoot high-quality 4K HD video in up to 60fps. With Bluetooth and Wi-Fi support, you can sync images to your computer or mobile straight after shooting using Auto Image Transfer, and Remote Live View allows you to view and shoot footage using the Camera Connect app.

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS

£579.00Price
  • Sensor Type: 1/2.3 type back-illuminated CMOS

    Effective Pixels: Approx. 20.3M1

    Total Pixels: Approx. 21.1M

    Processor Type: DIGIC 8

    Focal Length: 3.8 – 247.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 21 – 1365 mm)

    Zoom: Optical 65x
    ZoomPlus 130x
    Digital approx. 4.0x (with Digital Tele-Converter Approx. 1.6x or 2.0x2)
    Combined approx. 260x

    Maximum f/number: f/3.4 – f/6.5

    Construction: 15 elements in 11 groups (3 UD lenses, 1 double-sided aspherical lens)

    Image Stabilisation: Yes (lens shift-type), Approx. 5 stop 3. Intelligent IS with Dual Sensing IS plus 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS

    AF System/ Points: Face & Tracking (9 points), Tracking, 1-point, Spot

    AF Modes: One Shot, Servo, Continuous

    AF Assist Beam: Yes

    Manual Focus: Yes, plus MF Peaking

    Closest Focusing Distance: 0 cm (W) from front of lens in Macro

    Metering modes: Evaluative, Centre-weighted average, Spot (except movie)

    AE Lock: Yes

    Exposure Compensation: +/- 3 EV in 1/3 stop increments.

    ISO Sensitivity: 100-3200 in 1/3 stop increments

    Shutter Speed: 15 - 1/2000 s

    White Balance Settings: Auto , Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Flash, Custom.

    Viewfinder: 0.39 type, approx 2.36m dots

    Viewfinder / Coverage: approx 100%

    Dioptre Correction: approx -3.0 - +1.0 m-1 (dpt)

    LCD Monitor: 7.5 cm (3.0”) Vari-Angle LCD (TFT), approx. 922,000 dots

    Coverage: Approx. 100%

    Brightness: Adjustable to one of five levels

    Flash Modes: Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro

    X-Sync Speed: Fastest speed 1/2000 s

    Red-Eye Correction: Yes

    Flash Exposure Compensation: +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments.

    Flash Exposure Lock: Yes

    Manual Power Adjustment: 3 levels with internal flash

    Second Curtain Synchronisation: Yes

    Built-in Flash Range: approx 50 cm – 6.5 m (W) / 1.8m - 4 m (T)

    Modes: Shot, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual,, Sports, SCN, Creative Filters Panorama, Hybrid Auto, Smart Auto, Custom x2

    Drive modes: Single, High-speed continuous, low-speed continuous

    Continuous Shooting: Max: One Shot AF approx 10fps, Servo AF approx 5.7fps

    Compression: Fine, Normal

    Movies: (4K) 3840 x 2160, 29.97/25 fps (Full HD) 1920 x 1080, 59.94/50/29.97/25 fps, (HD) 1280 x 720, 59.94/50 fps

    Movie Length: Up to 29 min 59 s4

    File Type: JPEG compression, (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system 2.0, Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant

    Movies: MP4 [Video: MPEG-4 AVC / H.264, Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo)]

    PictBridge: Yes (via USB or Wireless LAN)

    GPS: GPS via Mobile (via Canon Camera Connect app with compatible smart devices)

    Red-Eye Correction: Yes, during shooting and playback

    Histogram: Yes

    Playback zoom: Approx. 2x – 10x

    Self Timer: Approx. 2, 10 s or Custom

    Interface: Hi-Speed USB dedicated connector (Micro-B compatible), HDMI Micro (Type-D) Connector, Wi-Fi (IEEE802.11b/g/n), (2.4 GHz only)5

    Memory Card: SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS-1 Speed Class 3 compatible) (sold separately)

    Image Transfer Utility: Camera Connect app available on iOS and Android devices

    Batteries: Rechargeable Li-ion Battery LP-E12 (battery and charger supplied)

    Battery life: Screen: Approx. 325 shots
    Viewfinder: Approx. 255 shots