This is the UK spec for ths Canon Digital IXUS 950 IS, as supplied by Canon UK

DIGITAL CAMERA Canon Digital IXUS 950 IS

IMAGE SENSOR

Type 1/2.5? CCD

Effective Pixels Approx 8.0M

Colour Filter Type Primary Colour

IMAGE PROCESSOR

Type DIGIC III with iSAPS technology

LENS

Focal Length 5.8 – 23.2 mm (35mm equivalent: 35 ? 140mm)

Zoom Optical 4x Digital approx 4x (with Digital Tele-Converter approx 1.6x or 2.0x and Safety Zoom (1))(2). Combined approx 16x

Maximum f/number f/2.8 ? f/5.5

Construction 7 elements in 5 groups (2 aspherical elements, including 1 UA element)

Image Stabilisation Yes (shift-type)

FOCUSING

Type TTL

AF System/ Points AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point), 1-point AF (fixed centre)

AF Lock On/Off Selectable

AF Assist Beam Yes

Closest Focusing Distance 2cm

EXPOSURE CONTROL

Metering modes Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (centre)

AE Lock On/Off Selectable

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

ISO sensitivity (3) AUTO, High ISO Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600

SHUTTER

Speed “15 ? 1/1,600 sec

(Shutter speeds of 1 sec. and more available in Long Shutter Mode only)”

WHITE BALANCE

Type TTL

Settings Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom

VIEWFINDER

Viewfinder Real-image zoom, optical viewfinder

LCD MONITOR

Monitor 2.5? P-Si TFT, approx. 230,000 pixels

Coverage 100%

Brightness Adjustable to one of fifteen levels

FLASH

Modes Auto, Manual Flash On / Off

Slow Sync Speed Yes

Red-Eye Reduction Yes

Flash Exposure Compensation Face Detection FE

Flash Exposure Lock Yes

Built-in Flash Range 50cm – 3.5m (W) / 2.0m (T) (at ISO AUTO equivalent)

External Flash Canon’s High Power Flash HF-DC1

SHOOTING

Modes Auto, Manual, Digital Macro, Color Accent, Color Swap, Stitch Assist, Movie, Special Scene (Portrait, Night Snapshot, Kids & Pets, Indoor, Creative Light Effect, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Fireworks, Aquarium, Underwater)

Photo Effects My Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color)

Drive modes Single, Continuous, Self-Timer

Continuous Shooting Approx. 1.3 fps(6) (until memory card becomes full)(7)

RECORDING PIXELS / COMPRESSION

Image Size (L) 3264 x 2448, (M1) 2592 x 1944, (M2) 2048 x 1536, (M3) 1600 x 1200, (S) 640 x 480, (W) 3264 x 1832, (Postcard Date Imprint) 1600 x 1200

Compression Superfine, Fine, Normal

Movies “(L)640 x 480, 30/15fps

(M)320 x 240, 60/30/15fps

(S)160 x 120, 15fps

(Time Lapse) 640 x 480, 0.5/1fps (Playback 15fps)”

Movie Length “Up to 4GB or 1 hour (L and M, 30/15fps) (7)

Up to 3 mins (S) (7)

Up to 1 min (M, 60fps) (7)

Up to 120 mins (Time Lapse) (7)”

FILE TYPES

Still Image Type JPEG compression, (Exif 2.2 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system, Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant

Movies AVI [Motion JPEG compression + WAVE (monaural)]

Sound Files WAVE (monaural)

DIRECT PRINT

Canon Printers Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers and PIXMA Printers supporting PictBridge (ID Photo Print, Fixed Size Print and Movie Print supported on SELPHY CP & ES printers only)

PictBridge Yes

OTHER FEATURES

Red-Eye Correction Yes, in playback

My Camera Start-up image and camera sounds customisation

My Category Image tagging feature

Sound Memo Up to 60 sec per image

Intelligent Orientation Sensor Yes

Histogram Yes

Playback zoom Approx. 2x ? 10x

Self Timer Approx. 2 or 10 sec. or Custom

Menu Languages English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Chinese (traditional), Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, Greek, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Thai, Arabic, Ukrainian, Romanian

INTERFACE

Computer USB 2.0 Hi-Speed (Mini-B, MTP, PTP)

Other A/V output (PAL/NTSC)

MEMORY CARD

Type “Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital High-Capacity (SDHC) Card or MultiMediaCard (MMC),

32MB memory card supplied”

SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEM

PC & Macintosh “Windows 2000 SP4 / XP / XP SP1-2 / Vista

Mac OS X v10.3 – 10.4″

SOFTWARE

Browsing & Printing ZoomBrowser EX / ImageBrowser

Other PhotoStitch

Drivers TWAIN (2000)

POWER SOURCE

Batteries Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-5L (battery and charger supplied)

Battery life “Approx. 230 shots (8)

Approx. 360 min. playback”

A/C Power Supply Optional, AC adapter kit ACK-DC30

ACCESSORIES

Case Soft Leather Case DCC-70, Digital IXUS Metal or Leather Strap

Waterproof / Weatherproof Case Waterproof Case (40m) WP-DC15, Waterproof Case Weight WW-DC1

Flash High Power Flash HF-DC1

Power Supply & Battery Chargers “AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC30

PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Operating Environment 0 ? 40 °C, 10 ? 90% humidity

Dimensions (WxHxD) 90.4 x 56.5 x 26.4mm (excluding protrusions)

Weight (body only) Approx. 165g

All data is based on Canon standard testing methods except where indicated.

Subject to change without notice.

(1) Depending on the image size selected

(2) Digital zoom available for still image and standard movie modes only. Optical zoom may not be available

during movie recording

(3) Standard Output Sensitivity / Recommended Exposure Index. According to ISO 12232:2006

(20th April 2006) which specifies the method for assigning and reporting ISO speed ratings for digital

still cameras. This does not apply to Digital IXUS WIRELESS.

(4) Not all functions of the flash are supported

(5) Recording pixels fixed at 1600 x 1200

(6) Large/Fine with LCD monitor off

(7) Depending on memory card speed / capacity

(8) Based on the CIPA Standard and using the batteries and memory card format supplied with the camera,

except where indicated