As well as launching the the Canon PowerShot G11, Canon unveiled another five cameras, we aren’t going to feature them all, but the other model that was launched which is worthy of a mention is the Canon PowerShot SD980 IS Digital ELPH Camera.
The Canon PowerShot SD980 IS Digital ELPH Camera features a 12.1 MP sensor, with 5 x optical zoom with an ultra wide 24mm lens, and optical image stabilization.
The PowerShot SD980 features a 3.0 inch touch screen PureColor System LCD screen, and it can shoot HD video at 720p, on top of that there is HDMI out so you can play your video and photos directly on your HDTV.
Here are the specifications.
- A large 3.0-inch touch panel PureColor System LCD screen with a cutting-edge interface for easy navigating through images and menus.
- 720p HD video shooting capabilities plus HDMI output connector for easy playback of video and photos on HDTV’s to share with friends and family.
- A 5x Optical Zoom lens with an ultra-wide 24mm lens, plus Optical Image Stabilization, great for vast landscapes and capturing a large group of friends at a red carpet event.
- The 12.1-Megapixel sensor to help ensure superb image quality.
- Four distinguished colors; silver, blue, purple and gold.
The Canon PowerShot SD980 IS Digital ELPH Camera will go on sale in October for $329.