Canon PowerShot SX720 HS: Featuring DIGIC 6 Processor, 40X Optical Zoom and Wireless Connectivity
Canon’s new compact camera the PowerShot SX720 HS is a balanced performer packing in a full gamut of standard specifications in addition to a few high-end ones. The zoom lens steals the show and the powerful sensor is a treat to work with. This gadget brings in a full repertoire of the latest connectivity schemes and here is more about the same in terms of detailed specifications:
The Canon PowerShot SX720 HS stacks in a BSI-CMOS image sensor working in tandem with the DIGIC 6 image processor. The 20MP image sensor offers a maximum resolution of 5184x3888 pixels besides supporting multiple aspect rations in 16:9, 3:2, 4:3 and 1:1. ISO range for the same is 100-3200. 5 white balance presets are supplied besides the custom white balance mode and optical image stabilization. 4X digital zoom and a whopping 40X optical zoom are the major enhancements followed by 9 focus points.
A fixed 3 inch screen is on-board with a resolution of 922K dots.
Photography and Videography
The Canon PowerShot SX720 HS supports 3 metering modes in addition to the burst shooting mode functional at 5.9fps. Other attributes include built-in flashlight support, shutter priority mode and aperture priority mode. The PowerShot SX720 HS can capture videos in Full HD.
Connectivity and Storage
This compact camera brings in Wireless connectivity and NFC followed by smartphone controlled remote access and micro-HDMI support. In terms of external memory SD, SDHC and SDXC digital cards are supported.
The Canon PowerShot SX720 HS is powered by a standard Li-Ion battery unit capable of around 250 shots on a single charge.