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A point-and-shoot camera with an optical zoom lens that goes from 24mm to 1200mm. It comes with a 12.1-megapixel CMOS sensor.

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The Canon PowerShot SX510 HS 12.1-MP CMOS Digital Camera is a point-and-shoot camera with an optical zoom lens that goes from 24mm to 1200mm. It comes with a 12.1-megapixel CMOS sensor and a DIGIC 5 image processor for crisp images at high speeds. Additional features include autofocus, 1080p high definition video and built-in Wi-Fi to share images.

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Shooting Modes and Filters

  • ECO Mode 
  • Shooting Modes/Special Scene Modes - Includes modes like Manual, Aperture-Priority, Shutter-Priority, Smart AUTO, Portrait and more
  • Special Scene Modes with Creative Filters - includes Fisheye Lens Effect, Toy Camera effect, Miniature effect and more  
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Built-in Wi-Fi

This camera has Wi-Fi built in. This allows the user to connect with iOS and Android devices and to use a Canon CameraWindow app. The user can share images and video with social media.
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Camera Lens

This camera comes with a 30x optical zoom that goes from 24mm to 720mm. The user can switch between a wide-angle shot and zooming in for a telephoto experience.  
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Full HD Video

The user can shoot 1080p high definition video with this camera. It can shoot 1080p quality video at 24 frames per second or 720p quality at 30 frames per second. This camera has many features for video, including a movie button, filters and zoom. 

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  • 12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor - Improved high ISO capture and high speeds
  • Canon DIGIC 4 Image Processor - High picture quality and accelerated processing
  • The Canon HS SYSTEM - The Canon HS SYSTEM combines the high-sensitivity imaging sensor and the DIGIC 4 Image Processor
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Smart AUTO

The Smart AUTO feature assesses the scene and chooses one of 32 predefined shooting options. This feature can be used for still shots or video. 
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High Speed Autofocus

This camera comes with fast autofocus. It has improved autofocus algorithms and can process numerous sequences at the same time. 
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LCD Screen

The camera comes with a 3-inch LCD screen with high resolution of about 461,000 dots. 
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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Does this camera come with a user manual?

    Yes, a manual is included.

  • Does this camera have a view finder?

    No, there is no view finder, but you do not really need it with the LCD screen.

  • Does it come with a lens cover?

    Yes, a lens cover is included.

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Language Support

English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified/Traditional Chinese, Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, Greek, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Ukrainian, Farsi, Hindi, Malay, Indonesian and Vietnamese. 
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