Canon PowerShot ELPH 520 HS Compact Camera

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Canon PowerShot G16 Compact Camera

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Canon, Inc 8406B001
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Canon PowerShot S120 Compact Camera

Canon, Inc 8407B001
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Canon PowerShot ELPH 510 HS Compact Camera

Canon, Inc 5266b001
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Price Best Price: $209.00
Best Price: $400.00
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Best Price: $246.00
Pros
  • Wide array of scene modes and effects
  • 12X zoom lens in an ultracompact body
  • Very good exposure and color
  • Almost as many features asa DSLR
  • Excellent build quality
  • Solid feel, high quality construction
  • Touch screen control
  • Customizable lens ring function
Cons
  • Poor image sharpness
  • Buttons are very small
  • No manual controls
  • Battery life is only fair
  • Uses MicroSD cards for storage
  • LCD doesn't tilt
  • No handgrip
  • No eye level viewfinder
At A Glance

Specs

Pricing

Part Number 6174B001 8406B001 8407B001 5266b001

Battery Information

Battery Size Supported Proprietary Battery Size Proprietary Battery Size Proprietary Battery Size Proprietary Battery Size
Battery Built-in No No No No
Battery Included Yes Yes Yes Yes
Battery Rechargeable Yes Yes Yes Yes
Battery Life 190 Shot/50 Minute Video 770 Shot 300 Shot 170 Shot/30 Minute Video
Number of Batteries Supported 1 1 1 1

Interfaces/Ports

USB Yes Yes Yes Yes
HDMI Yes Yes Yes Yes

Display & Graphics

Screen Size 3.00  " 3.00  " 3.00  " 3.20  "
Effective Camera Resolution 10.1  Megapixels 12.1  Megapixels 12.1  Megapixels 12.1  Megapixels
Image Sensor Size 1/3" (0.19" x 0.14") 1/1.7" (0.30" x 0.22") 1/1.7" (0.30" x 0.22") 1/2.3" (0.24" x 0.18")
Image Sensor Type CMOS CMOS CMOS CMOS
Touchscreen   No Yes Yes

Exposure

Shortest Shutter Speed 1/4000 Second 1/4000 Second 1/2500 Second 1/4000 Second
Longest Shutter Speed 15 Second 250 Second 250 Second 15 Second

Flash

Flash Modes Auto Flash, Flash OFF, Flash ON, Slow Sync, Red-eye Reduction Auto Flash, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Red-eye Reduction, Slow Sync, Rear Curtain Sync Auto Flash, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Slow Sync Auto Flash, Flash ON, Flash OFF, Slow Sync, Red-eye Reduction

General Information

Manufacturer Canon, Inc Canon, Inc Canon, Inc Canon, Inc
UPC Code 013803146844 8406B001 8407B001 CNC5266B001
Manufacturer Part Number 6174B001 8406B001 8407B001 5266b001
Brand Name Canon Canon Canon Canon
Product Name PowerShot ELPH 520 HS Compact Camera PowerShot G16 Compact Camera PowerShot S120 Compact Camera PowerShot ELPH 510 HS Compact Camera
Marketing Information

In the twelve years since the original ELPH was instantly and universally proclaimed an icon of style, successive ELPH cameras have remained at the forefront of design even while boasting the very latest in digital technology. Now, opening a new era of ELPH design, the PowerShot ELPH 520 HS digital camera is both homage to the original ELPH and astonishing synthesis of Canon's leadership in technical advancements. A mere 0.76 inches thick, it is the world's thinnest 12x zoom camera*. Canon's pursuit of perfection has driven the development of new miniaturization including a new lens and new 10.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor that, powered by Canon's DIGIC 5 Image Processor, create images as breathtakingly beautiful as the camera itself. It's also packed with the latest Canon technologies including Smart AUTO with new Face ID and Full HD Video. Brimming with a full range of advanced technologies that automatically optimize the image quality of every shot, the PowerShot ELPH 520 HS digital camera makes the ultimate style icon incredibly effortless.

Incredible Imaging, Ready to Share
With performance and creative expression approaching that of an SLR camera, the new PowerShot G16 camera makes unlimited imaging not just portable, but now wireless, too! Built-in Wi-Fi® offers easy set-up and powerful capabilities: upload stills and video to Facebook®, Twitter®, YouTube™ and Flickr®; send to email; share to tablets and smartphones; print wirelessly; and transfer to PCs. You'll be eager to share the spectacular images you create with the 12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS Sensor and DIGIC 6 Image Processor. Together they create the Canon HS SYSTEM for significantly improved resolution in an expanded ISO range of 80-12800. Stunning 1080p/60p Full HD video is possible thanks to the DIGIC 6 Image Processor: vividly realistic and incredibly smooth. A 5x Optical Zoom offers excellent shooting versatility, and the bright f/1.8 lens performs brilliantly in low light. Continuous shooting with full resolution has been boosted up to EOS-caliber speeds, and High Speed AF puts images in focus almost the moment the camera is aimed, so you can freeze that perfect shot. Intelligent IS counteracts camera shake for clear shots in any situation. Shoot HDR photos without a tripod, and add dynamic new finishing effects. You can also capture breathtaking images of the nighttime sky with new star shooting modes. Enjoy pro-like advantages such as Multi aspect RAW, which lets you take control over the editing process, and compatibility with Canon Speedlite flashes and a variety of EOS System accessories.
Advanced Imaging and Sharing with a Touch
The PowerShot S120 camera puts the world in your pocket with superb imaging, easy wireless sharing and touch-screen convenience. Newly expanded built-in Wi-Fi® is a snap to set up; it lets you post to Facebook®, Twitter®, YouTube™ and Flickr®, send to email, and share easily with your tablet, smartphone, networked PC and wireless PictBridge certified printer. Step up to a new level of image quality with a 12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS Sensor and DIGIC 6 Image Processor that together create the Canon HS SYSTEM, delivering rich natural color and beautiful clarity even in low light. Shoot with great definition at ISO speeds from 80 to 12800, and capture brilliantly realistic 1080p/60p Full HD video. The camera's bright f/1.8 lens captures the subtle nuances of low light, and the 24mm Wide-Angle lens and 5x Optical Zoom offer a wealth of shooting versatility. Experience incredibly quick full resolution continuous shooting with High Speed AF that focuses nearly the moment the camera is pointed. Operation is highly intuitive with a clear 922,000-dot 3.0-inch touch panel LCD screen with convenient Touch Shutter feature. Intelligent IS prevents blur in any situation. New star shooting modes help you capture the nighttime sky like a pro, and Background Defocus mode creates the beautiful background blur of a classic portrait. HDR shooting is another pro-style technique made easy, with several creative finishing options.

Are you looking for a compact digital camera that exudes style and class yet doesn't compromise on performance? Then the ultra-slim PowerShot ELPH 510 HS is for you. Its fashionable, sleek design belies surprising sophistication in technology and shooting power packed inside. Tucked away is a powerful 12x Optical Zoom that gives you an extraordinary range of focal lengths for shooting near to far. 12.1 Megapixels deliver images with amazing detail, making possible large, crisp prints. What you shoot will look great thanks to the Canon HS SYSTEM, which helps ensure bright, clear images even in low light. The PowerShot ELPH 510 HS has an advanced 3.2-inch Touch Panel LCD, which adds a modern intuitive interface, making shooting and viewing stills and 1080p Full HD videos easier and more fun. What's more, this amazing camera is available in three chic colors: Red, Black and Silver.

Product Model 520 HS G16 S120 510 HS
Product Type Compact Camera Compact Camera Compact Camera Compact Camera

Image

Maximum Image Resolution 3648 x 2736 4000 x 3000 4000 x 3000 4000 x 3000

Lens

Optical Zoom 12.0  x 5.0  x 5.0  x 12.0  x
Digital Zoom 4.0 4.0 4.0 4.0
Aperture Range f/3.4 to 5.6 f/1.8 to 2.8 f/1.8 to 5.7 f/3.4 to 5.9
Image Stabilization Optical Optical Optical Optical
Focus Modes Auto Auto, Manual Auto, Manual Auto
Minimum Focus Distance 0.40 0.39 1.18 0.40
Autofocus Points   9 9  

Memory

Memory Card Supported microSDHC Card, microSD Card, microSD Extended Capacity (microSDXC) Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC UHS-I), Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC UHS-I) Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC UHS-I), Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC UHS-I) Eye-Fi Card, Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card

Miscellaneous

Package Contents
  • PowerShot ELPH 520 HS Compact Camera
  • Battery Pack NB-9L
  • Battery Charger CB-2LB
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • Wrist Strap WS-DC11
  • Software CD-ROM
  • Getting Started
  • Warranty Card
  • PowerShot G16 Compact Camera
  • Battery Pack NB-10L
  • Battery Charger CB-2LC
  • Neck Strap NS-DC11
  • PowerShot S120 Compact Camera
  • Battery Pack NB-6LH
  • Battery Charger CB-2LY
  • Wrist Strap WS-DC11
  • PowerShot ELPH 510 HS Compact Camera
  • Battery Pack NB-9L
  • Battery Charger CB-2LB
  • Wrist Strap WS-DC10
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • Software CD-ROM
  • Getting Started
  • Warranty Card
Features Wink Detection, Face Detection, Continuous Shooting Mode, Smile Detection, Self-timer, Smart Capture, Blink Detection Face Detection, Smile Detection, Wink Detection, Live View, Continuous Shooting Mode, Orientation Sensor, Time Lapse Function Face Detection, Wink Detection, Smile Detection, Live View, Continuous Shooting Mode, Orientation Sensor, Time Lapse Function Self-timer, Face Detection, Wink Detection, Smile Detection, Continuous Shooting Mode, Blink Detection, Orientation Sensor

Physical Characteristics

Height 2.1" 3" 2.3" 2.3"
Width 3.4" 4.3" 3.9" 3.9"
Depth 0.8" 1.6" 1.1" 0.9"
Weight (Approximate) 4.76  oz 11.1  oz 6.81  oz 6.46  oz

Video

Video Formats MOV, MPEG-4 MOV, MPEG-4 MOV, MPEG-4 MPEG-4, QuickTime MOV
Maximum Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 1920 x 1080 1920 x 1080 1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate 240 fps 240 fps 240 fps 240 fps

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type No Optical No  

Warranty

Limited Warranty 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year 1 Year

Performance

Performance (New)

Exposure

Very Good      
Color

Very Good      
Sharpness

Poor      
Distortion

Very Good      
Video Quality

Good      
Video Sound Quality

Good      

Performance

Number of Shots

190.0