Canon PowerShot SX170 IS. Get 16x closer and shoot detailed 16 Megapixel photos and HD movies with ease using the compact, family-friendly PowerShot SX170 IS. Intelligent IS ensures sharp results even at long zoom.
Get closer to all the family action with a Canon 16x optical zoom that lets you capture every occasion in superb detail; up to 32x closer with ZoomPlus.
The 28mm wide-angle lens captures impressive landscapes and fits everyone in the frame for great group shots.
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A 16 Megapixel sensor delivers detailed high-resolution images that can be printed at very large sizes (A3+) or cropped to achieve the desired composition.
Keeping photos and videos steady and sharp is easy – even when shooting at full zoom or handheld in low light – thanks to intelligent IS, which automatically adjusts the optical Image Stabilizer for different types of camera shake.
16x optical zoom, 28mm wide Canon lens and 16 Megapixels sensor
A large, high quality LCD screen with wide viewing angle allows for easy framing, effortless menu navigation and pleasurable reviewing and playback of the results. Easy Hints & Tips help you understand your camera and improve your results.
Even complete beginners can effortlessly shoot high quality photos or movies with Smart Auto, which detects the scene and selects the optimal settings from 32 variables (21 in movie).
Smart Auto is completely automatic all you have to do is point and shoot.
Effortlessly record high quality HD movies (720p) with stereo sound and optical zoom, with one touch of the dedicated Movie Record button.
Intelligent IS reduces shake for sharper movies when shooting on the move or using the telephoto end of the zoom.