Canon IXUS 285 HS Compact camera 20.2 MP CMOS 5184 x 3888 pixels 1/2.3″ Silver

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Canon IXUS 285 HS Compact camera 20.2 MP CMOS 5184 x 3888 pixels 1/2.3″ Silver

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Put style and performance in your pocket with this slim 12x zoom IXUS. Shoot stunning photos and Full HD movies with ease and share effortlessly via Wi-Fi and NFC.

– Easy, slim IXUS you can keep with you all the time
– Superb Full HD movies at the touch of a button
– Easily connect, share and shoot remotely
– Enjoy the quality your memories deserve
– Play and experiment with your creativity

Pocketable style
This ultra-slim and stylish metal-bodied IXUS is easy to carry with you wherever you go and features a flexible 25mm ultra-wide 12x optical zoom lens with 24x ZoomPlus; so you can easily capture every moment, near or far, in superb quality photos and movies. Auto Zoom helps you select the best framing at the touch of a button.

Instant Full HD movies
Making great movies is fun and easy. With one touch of a button you can effortlessly shoot great Full HD movies (1080p) in MP4 format. Experience the creative versatility of shooting movies using the optical zoom and still enjoy sharp, steady results thanks to the Dynamic Image Stabilizer.

Quick connections
Connect to your compatible smart device with just one tap using Wi-Fi with Dynamic NFC for easy sharing. Use Image Sync to automatically back-up new images to cloud services and capture great group shots with wireless Remote Shooting from your smart device. The Wi-Fi Button offers a quick and easy shortcut to Wi-Fi functions.

Superb quality
Enjoy exceptional quality, detailed images – even in low light – thanks to a 20.2 Megapixels CMOS sensor and DIGIC 4+ processing. An intelligent optical Image Stabilizer ensures sharp stills and steady movies in any situation, while the large 7.5 cm (3.0”) LCD screen allows easy shooting and playback.

Effortless creativity
At the touch of the shutter, Creative Shot automatically analyses the scene and creates 5 additional unique images of your original shot. Get close and capture stunning everyday detail with 1 cm Macro or simply point and shoot with Hybrid Auto and let the camera automatically create a fun HD (720p) movie summary of the day.

Feature Feature Value
Camera type Compact camera
Megapixel 20.2 MP
Sensor type CMOS
Maximum image resolution 5184 x 3888 pixels
Image sensor size 1/2.3″
Still image resolution(s) 5184 x 3888, 2592 x 1944, 3648 x 2736, 2048 x 1536, 640 x 480, 5184 x 2912, 3648 x 2048, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 360, 5184 x 3456, 3648 x 2432, 2048 x 1368, 640 x 424, 3888 x 3888, 2736 x 2736, 1536 x 1536, 480 x 480
Image stabilizer Y
Image formats supported JPG
Supported aspect ratios 1:1,3:2,4:3,16:9
Total megapixels 21.1 MP
Optical zoom 12x
Digital zoom 4x
Focal length range (f-f) 4.5 – 54 mm
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) 25 mm
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) 300 mm
Minimum aperture number 3.6
Maximum aperture number 7
Lens structure (elements/groups) 9/7
Extra/Smart zoom 24x
Combined zoom 48x
Number of aspheric elements 3
Focus TTL
Focus adjustment Auto/Manual
Auto focusing (AF) modes AI Focus,Continuous Auto Focus,Servo Auto Focus,Single Auto Focus,Tracking Auto Focus
Closest focusing distance 0.01 m
Auto Focus (AF) points 9
Auto Focus (AF) assist beam Y
ISO sensitivity (min) 80
ISO sensitivity (max) 3200
ISO sensitivity 80,100,200,400,800,1600,3200,Auto
Light exposure modes Auto,Manual
Light exposure correction ± 2EV (1/3EV step)
Light metering Centre-weighted,Evaluative (Multi-pattern),Spot
Fastest camera shutter speed 1/2000 s
Slowest camera shutter speed 15 s
Flash modes Auto,Flash off,Flash on,Manual,Red-eye reduction,Slow synchronization
Flash range (wide) 0.5 – 4 m
Flash range (tele) 1 – 2 m
External flash connector Y
Flash sync-speed 1/2000 s
Flash exposure compensation Y
Video recording Y
Maximum video resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
HD type Full HD
Video resolutions 640 x 480,1280 x 720,1920 x 1080
Motion JPEG frame rate 29.97 fps
Analog signal format system NTSC,PAL
Video formats supported H.264,MP4,MPEG4
Built-in microphone Y
Voice recording Y
Compatible memory cards SD,SDHC,SDXC
Memory slots 1
Display LCD
Display diagonal 7.62 cm (3″)
Display resolution (numeric) 461000 pixels
Field of view 100%
PictBridge Y
USB version 2.0
USB connector Mini-USB B
HDMI connector type Micro
USB port Y
Bluetooth N
Wi-Fi Y
Near Field Communication (NFC) Y
Wi-Fi standards 802.11b,802.11g,Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
White balance Auto,Cloudy,Custom modes,Daylight,Fluorescent,Fluorescent H,Manual,Tungsten
Shooting modes Auto
Photo effects Black&White,Negative film,Positive film,Sepia,Skin tones,Vivid
Self-timer delay 2,10 s
Contrast adjustment Y
Brightness adjustment Y
Camera playback Movie,Single image,Slide show
Playback zoom (max) 10x
Languages support Multi
Histogram Y
Direct printing Y
GPS (satellite) Y
Orientation sensor Y
Camera file system DPOF 1.1,Exif 2.3
Image processor DIGIC 4+
Windows operating systems supported Windows 10 Education,Windows 10 Education x64,Windows 10 Enterprise,Windows 10 Enterprise x64,Windows 10 Home,Windows 10 Home x64,Windows 10 Pro,Windows 10 Pro x64,Windows 7 Enterprise,Windows 7 Enterprise x64,Windows 7 Home Basic,Windows 7 Home Basic x64,Windows 7 Home Premium,Windows 7 Home Premium x64,Windows 7 Professional,Windows 7 Professional x64,Windows 7 Starter,Windows 7 Starter x64,Windows 7 Ultimate,Windows 7 Ultimate x64,Windows 8,Windows 8.1
Mac operating systems supported Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite,Mac OS X 10.11 El Capitan,Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks
Product colour Silver
Battery technology Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery life (CIPA standard) 180 shots
Battery life (max) 4 h
Battery type NB-11L / NB-11LH
Number of batteries supported 1
Operating temperature (T-T) 0 – 40 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H) 10 – 90%
Width 99.6 mm
Depth 22.8 mm
Height 58 mm
Weight (including battery) 147 g
Hand strap Y
Batteries included Y
Carrying case N
Quick start guide Y
Bundled software CameraWindow DCnMap UtilitynImage Transfer Utility
Power source type Battery
Camera type

Compact camera



Orientation sensor


Direct printing


Languages support




HDMI connector type






Maximum aperture number


Maximum video resolution

1920 x 1080 pixels

Optical zoom


Digital zoom


Maximum image resolution

5184 x 3888 pixels

GPS (satellite)


Total megapixels

21.1 MP



HD type

Full HD

USB port


Memory slots


USB connector

Mini-USB B

Video recording


USB version



20.2 MP

Display diagonal

7.62 cm (3")


99.6 mm

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