Canon Powershot A4000 IS Review

Despite its small size, the Canon PowerShot A4000 IS Digital Camera allows you to see more and take photographs from a greater distance than you would expect from such a small camera.

The A4000 is just around 1.0″ thick and 2.2″ tall, yet it captures enormous 16-megapixel resolution photographs with the 35mm equivalent of a 28 – 224mm telephoto lens, despite its small size. The camera also uses powerful image stabilization technologies and processes to ensure that your high-definition films and photographs are neither unsteady nor blurry.

This helps you to capture photographs that are sharper and more true to life without the use of undesired blur or camera shake.

With its 16-megapixel picture sensor, this little camera can capture photos as large as a poster at a maximum resolution of 4608 by 3456 pixels. This allows you to expand or crop any area of your photograph for printing or sharing on the internet without losing quality.

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With Digital Image Stabilization, you can guarantee that your photographs are as straightforward as possible and that they are not blurred by low lighting, holding the camera away from you, or shooting at a moving subject.

As the camera’s brain, the DIGIC 4 Image Processor drives all its innovative systems and functions, ensuring you enjoy the ick, dependable performance while preserving battery life.

When used in conjunction with the camera, it can provide improved image quality and capabilities such as HD video, high-speed continuous shooting, and a Face-Detection Self-Timer.

Optical Image Stabilization and Intelligent Image Stabilization work together to produce images that are crisper and more detailed when captured by the camera and stored on a storage medium such as a memory card.

Using various image stabilization techniques, the camera finds the best and most appropriate approach for capturing your shot or video without annoying camera wobble throughout the capture.

With its 720p HD video resolution, the A4000 IS may also be used as a high-definition camera that can be carried about in your pocket. Capture more than just a picture of your memories by capturing them in stunning high-definition (HD) resolution.

Considering that it has video capabilities and dozens of photographic options, it is a feature-packed camera that will likely take up the same amount of space as your mobile phone.

Canon Powershot A4000 IS Specs

Body typeCompact
Max resolution4608 x 3456
Other resolutions4608 x 2592, 3264 x 2448, 1600 x 1200, 640 x 480
Image ratio w h4:3, 16:9
Effective pixels16 megapixels
Sensor size1/2.3″ (6.17 x 4.55 mm)
Sensor typeCCD
ISOAuto 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
White balance presets6
Custom white balanceYes (1)
Image stabilizationOptical
Uncompressed formatNo
Focal length (eqEquiv28?224 mm
Optical zoom
Maximum apertureF3?5.9
AutofocusContrast Detect (sensor)Multi-areaCenterTrackingSingleContinuousFace Detection.
Digital zoomYes (5x)
Manual focusNo
Macro focus range1 cm (0.39?)
Number of focus points9
Articulated LCDFixed
Screen size3?
Screen dots230,000
Touch screenNo
Live viewYes
Viewfinder typeNone
Minimum shutter speed15 sec
Maximum shutter speed1/2000 sec
Aperture priorityNo
Shutter priorityNo
Manual exposure modeNo
Subject / scene modesYes
Built-in flashYes
Flash Range3.00 m
External flashNo
Flash modesAuto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync
Continuous drive0.8 fps
Self-timerYes (2 or 10 sec, Custom)
Metering modesMultiCenter-weighted spot
Exposure compensation±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
WB BracketingNo
Resolutions1280 x 720 (25 fps) 640 x 480 (30 fps)
Videography notesMiniature Effect (HD (5, 2.5, 1.25 fps) or L (6, 3, 1.5 fps))
Storage typesSD/SDHC/SDXC
USBUSB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Remote controlNo
Environmentally sealedNo
BatteryBattery Pack
Battery descriptionLithium-Ion NB-11L rechargeable battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA)175
Weight (inc. batteries)145 g (0.32 lb / 5.11 oz)
Dimensions95 x 56 x 24 mm (3.74 x 2.2 x 0.94?)
Orientation sensorYes
Timelapse recordingNo


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