• PowerShot A810
  • 16.0 Megapixels
  • 28mm wide, 5x zoom lens
  • 6.8 cm (2.7”) LCD
  • Smart Auto (32 scenes)
  • HD movies (720p) with movie button
  • Digital IS
  • Help button
  • Face Detection, Red-Eye Correction
  • Creative modes, Live View Control
  • AA batteries
The 16 Megapixel PowerShot A810 offers Canon know-how, Smart Auto and Digital IS mode for great results every time - just point and shoot. HD movies and creative modes add to the fun.

16.0 Megapixels
Capturing all the detail from the genuine Canon lens the 16 MP sensor delivers superb quality images that are perfect for large-scale prints (A3+) or creative cropping.

28mm wide, 5x zoom lens
Fit more in the frame with 28mm wide-angle for sweeping landscapes and great group shots and use the 5x optical zoom to get closer to distant subjects.

6.8 cm (2.7”) LCD
A bright and clear screen (230k dots) lets you frame and view your shots with ease and makes sharing them with friends a pleasure.

Smart Auto (32 scenes)
Even complete beginners can effortlessly shoot high quality photos or movies with Smart Auto, which detects the scene and automatically selects the optimal settings from 32 variables. Press the Auto button to return instantly to Smart Auto from any other mode.

HD movies (720p) with movie button
Instantly record high quality HD movies (720p) using one touch of the dedicated movie button.

Digital IS
Digital IS counteracts blur and helps to produce clear, sharp shots. It detects camera movement and then uses sophisticated shake reduction techniques to automatically deliver optimum results.

Help button
Simply press the Help button for quick, easy-to-follow guidance on using your camera and its different functions – the ideal introduction for beginners.

Face Detection, Red-Eye Correction
Face Detection Technology ensures great people shots. It detects up to 35 faces in a single frame making sure they remain in focus and with optimum brightness. Face Detection White Balance ensures natural skin tones even in unusual lighting conditions. Auto Red-Eye Correction eliminates red-eye.

Creative modes, Live View Control
Have fun with a range of creative filters. Use Fish-eye Effect to re-create fish-eye lens distortion, Super Vivid to boost colour saturation, retro Poster and Toy Camera Effect or Monochrome. Miniature Effect makes scenes in stills or movies look like miniature scale models. Live View Control allows you to easily experiment with picture settings such as brightness and colour intensity and preview the results while framing, so you can capture the best shot.

AA batteries
For ultimate convenience, the PowerShot A810 uses two AA batteries, which are available worldwide.

Image Sensor   
Camera Effective Pixels Approx. 16.0 million pixels
Lens   
Focal Length 5.0 (W) - 25.0 (T)mm 
(35mm film equivalent 28 (W) -140 (T)mm)
Zoom Magnification 5x
Focusing Range 3cm (1.2in.) - infinity (W), 1.2m (3.9ft.) - infinity (T)
Macro: 3 - 60cm (1.2in. - 2.0ft.) (W)
Image Stabilizer (IS) System Lens-shift type
Imaging Processor DIGIC 4
Optical Viewfinder Real-image zoom viewfinder
LCD Monitor  
Type TFT colour (Wide viewing angle type)
Size 2.7 type
Effective Pixels Approx. 230,000 dots
Aspect Ratio 4:3
Features Brightness adjustment (5 levels)
Focus  
Control System Autofocus: Continuous (Auto only), Servo AF (Follows Servo AE)
AF Frame Face AiAF, Tracking AF, Center
Metering System Evaluative, Center-weighted average, Spot
Exposure Compensation (Still Images) ±2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
ISO Speed (Standard Output Sensitivity, Recommended Exposure Index) Auto, ISO 100 / 200 / 400 / 800 / 1600
White Balance Auto, Day Light, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
Shutter Speed 1 - 1/2000sec. 
15 - 1/2000sec. (Total shutter speed range)
Aperture   
Type Circular
f/number f/2.8, f/7.9 (W), f/6.9, f/20 (T)
Flash   
Modes Auto, on, Slow Synchro, off
Range 50cm - 3.0m (W), 1.0m - 2.0m (T) 
(1.6 - 9.8ft. (W), 3.3 - 6.6ft. (T))
Shooting Specifications   
Shooting Modes Auto, P, Live View Control, Portrait, Face Self-timer. Low Light, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter, Discreet, iFrame movie 
• Shooting movies is possible with the movie button
Digital Zoom Still images / Movies: Approx. 4.0x (Up to approx. 20x in combination with the optical zoom) 
Safety Zoom
Continuous Shooting Mode: Normal
Speed: Approx. 0.8 shots/sec. (In P mode)
Approx. 2.8 shots/sec. (In Low Light mode)
Number of Shots (Approximate) 
(CIPA Compliant)
Alkaline: Approx. 220
NiMH: Approx. 500
Movie Recording Time Continuous Shooting*1: Alkaline: Approx. 1hr. 40mins. 
NiiVIH: Approx. 3hrs.
Actual Usage Time*2: Alkaline: Approx. 1hr. 
NiMH: Approx. 2hrs.
Recording Specifications   
Recording Media SD memory card, SDHC memory card, SDXC memory card
File Format Design rule for Camera File system, DPOF (Version 1.1) compliant
Data Type Still Images: Exif 2.3 (JPEG)
Movie: MOV 
(Image data: H.264; Audio data: Linear PCM (2 channel monaural))
Recording Pixels Still Images: Large: 4608 x 3456, 
Medium 1: 3264 x 2448, 
Medium 2: 1600 x 1200, 
Small: 640 x 480, 
Widescreen: 4608 x 2592
Movie: [Miniature Effect]
1280 x 720*1, 640 x 480*2

[iFrame Movie] 
1280 x 720 (25fps)

[Other than the above]
1280 x 720 (25fps), 640 x 480 (30fps*3

*1 Shooting: 5fps / 2.5fps / 1.25fps. Playback: 25fps 
*2 Shooting: 6fps, 3fps, 1.5fps. Playback: 30fps*3
*3 Actual frame rate is 29.97fps
Interface Hi-Speed USB 
Analog audio output (Monaural) 
Analog video output (NTSC / PAL)
Power Source AA alkaline batteries (AA NiMH batteries NB-3AH) x 2 
Compact Power Adapter CA-PS800 (Included with AC Adapter Kit ACK800)
Dimensions (CIPA compliant) 94.7 x 61.7 x 29.8mm (3.73 x 2.43 x 1.17in.)
Weight (CIPA compliant) Approx. 174g (6.14oz.) (Including the battery and memory card) 
Approx. 126g (4.44oz.) (Camera body only)