Canon PowerShot A2600: Featuring a 16MP Sensor and TTL Auto Focus, under 7K
Canon has been launching several budget cameras for the pixel peepers and the PowerShot A2600 is certainly no different. The PowerShot A2600 comes at an affordable price tag of 6,300INR and here is how the specs sheet associated with the same looks like in detail:
The PowerShot A2600 boasts of a 16MP image sensor, offering maximum image resolution 4608x3456 pixels. In terms of aspect ratio, the PowerShot A2600 supports 4:3 as the only featured format. The PowerShot A2600. The PowerShot A2600 packs in the CCD image sensor, featuring the 1/ 2.3 inch layout for the pixel peepers. The PowerShot A2600 offers the ISO sensitivity limit of 100-1600 besides the auto mode for low light shooting. The PowerShot A2600 also packs in several white balancing modes besides the macro-range of 3cm. Auto white balancing preset includes the face detection besides other important modes like daylight, cloudy and many more. The PowerShot A2600 also features multi-lingual flexibility, supporting up to 31 languages. The PowerShot A2600 focuses upon three metering modes including evaluative, spot and center-weighted.
Focus and Optics
The PowerShot A2600 packs in the Canon Zoom lens that is ably supported by the Primary color filter, featuring RGB functionality. The PowerShot A2600 also boasts of the TTL focus besides the equivalent focal range of 28-140m. The lens aperture range on offer is F2.8-F6.9, ranging across the wide-angle shooting to telephoto. Red-eye reduction is an important spec associated with this camera. The PowerShot A2600 boasts of a 28mm wide angle lens. A self-timer is also included with a 2-10 sec range. Added features include DIGIC 4+ image processing technology besides the featured lens that is segregated into 6 elements and 5 groups. AF tracking and AF lock are also included. The PowerShot A2600 supports built-in flash in addition to the multiple modes like slow sync, auto and many more. The flash range on offer is 0.5-3 m for wide-angle and 1.0-2.0 for telephoto. Live View control is also offered.
The PowerShot A2600 offers a 3 inch TFT LCD monitor as the featured interface. The video display resolution for the same is 1280x720p, at 25 fps. The featured screen offers 230K dots as the display resolution.
Photography and Videography
The PowerShot A2600 offers several image sizing options by varying the pixel count. VGA like stills are supported in addition to 3264x2448 pixels for one supported format. In terms of image formats, the PowerShot A2600 supports JPEG, DCF and EXIF 2.3. In terms of zooming prowess, the PowerShot A2600 offers an optical limit of up to 5X besides the digital zooming tick of up to 4X. Shutter speed range for the PowerShot A2600 is 1/2000 sec-1 sec. In terms of video recording support, the PowerShot A2600 offers HD capturing capability. The supported video formats include MOV and H.264.
Connectivity and Storage
The PowerShot A2600 packs in Hi-Speed USB besides the PictBridge support. SD, SDHC and SDXC digital cards are supported for expanding the internal storage limit.
Build and Battery
The PowerShot A2600 weighs 135g and is powered by a standard Lithium battery.