By >Tiago Santos
Canon PowerShot S100
On par with the new SX40 HS, Canon also released the new Powershot S100.
The new PowerShot S100 features also a high sensivity 12.1 Megapixel Canon CMOS (1/1.7 type) along with a 24mm f2.0 with 5x optical zoom.
This new camera also includes a few interesting add-ons to the tiny body, such as GPS so that you can pin point each shot you take, full HD, a DIGIC 5 processor and a 3.0-inch screen.
Canon unveils the PowerShot S100 – expert control, seriously compact
The new Canon PowerShot S100 is a powerful, versatile and highly compact camera offering photographers DSLR-like manual control and leading image quality, especially in low light. The most advanced PowerShot S-series model to date, the PowerShot S100 surpasses the high standards set by its acclaimed predecessor, featuring even better image quality thanks to an enhanced HS System, which combines a Canon high-sensitivity sensor with the very latest in Canon image processing technology – DIGIC 5.
Packed with upgrades, the PowerShot S100 marks a true step forward for the PowerShot S-series. Its 24mm ultra-wide angle, 5.0x optical zoom genuine Canon lens provides power and flexibility, and combines with Canon’s Intelligent Image Stabilizer (IS) system to deliver crisp, clear images in stills and movies. The new GPS functionality can record the time and location of every shot and log your journey, Full HD movie recording captures stunning video, and the powerful DIGIC 5 processor offers fast shooting speeds and even better image quality in all conditions. All of these new features come in a super-slim body measuring just 26.7mm front-to-back, available in matte black and titanium silver variants.
Canon PowerShot S100 – key features:
High-sensitivity 12.1 Megapixel Canon CMOS (1/1.7 type)
HS System with powerful DIGIC 5
Ultra-wide 24mm, f/2.0, 5x zoom lens. Intelligent IS
Lens Control Ring, NR Control & RAW
Full HD, HDMI
Large 7.5 cm (3.0″) LCD
High-speed Burst HQ
Smart Auto, Multi-area WB
Optional Waterproof Case