Canon - SX260 HS Silver - PowerShot SX260 HS

  • Effective Pixels: 12.1
  • Touch Screen: No
  • Optical Zoom : 20
  • Digital Zoom: 4
  • GPS: No
  • NFC: No
  • Battery Life (Shots): 230

Don’t overlook the Canon PowerShot SX260 HS available at Bing Lee. This elegant Canon model astounds with its capacity to produce highly detailed, clear and life-like content.

The SX260 boasts a 20X optical zoom, so far away scenes will no longer present a challenge. The 12.1MP High Sensitivity CMOS sensor will facilitate beautiful, accurate images in low light conditions, ensuring that life’s precious moments will always be captured.

The DiG!C 5 Image Processor will help you wow whomever you show your pictures to and Intelligent IS kicks in for smooth, stable shots with every take. Intelligent Auto mode will select the right settings for each scene so that even amateurs end up with professional quality images. Now, undertake your creative pursuits with more flexibility as the Canon SX260 has a battery life of 230 shots.


Additional Information

Effective Pixels 12.1
Touch Screen No
Optical Zoom 20
Digital Zoom 4
Battery Life (Shots) 230
Width 106.30
Height 32.70
Depth 61.00

Manufacturer Specs

12.1 Megapixel High Sensitivity CMOS
20x Optical Zoom
4x Digital Zoom
25mm Wide Angle Lens
DiG!C 5 Image Processor
3.0-inch Type Wide LCD Screen
Intelligent IS
Face ID
Optical Image Stabilizer
Intelligent Auto (58 scenes detected)
GPS Technology
Manual Control
iFrame Video Format
Full High Definition Video Recording (1920x1080)
Movie Button
MultiControl Dial for Easy Operation
High-speed Burst HQ Mode
Sensor/Image Processor
Effective Number of Pixels: Approx. 12.1 Megapixel High Sensitivity CMOS Sensor
Size / Filter Array: 1/2.3 inch / Primary colour filter (Bayer)
Processor: DiG!C 5
Focal Length (optical): 4.5 (W) – 90 (T) mm
35mm film equivalent: 25 (W) - 500 (T) mm
f/number: f/3.5(W) - f/8.0 (T), f/6.8 - f/8.0 (T)
Shutter Speed: 15-1/3200 sec. (total shutter speed range)
Zoom: Optical approx 20x; Digital approx 4x
Image Stabilizer: Optical (Lens Shift Type), approx 4 steps
Focus System / Focusing Frame: TTL Auto focus / Manual focus / Face Detect1, 2, Tracking AF, Center
Focusing Range Normal: 5cm – infinity (W), 1m – infinity (T); Macro: 5cm - 50cm (W)
Shooting Functions
Face Detection: Auto Focus, Auto Exposure, White Balance, Flash Exposure, Auto Red-Eye correction, Smile Smart Shutter, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer3, Blink Detection, Face ID
Other Shooting Features: Servo AF, AF-Point Zoom, Size Select, AF Lock, AF Assist Beam, Intelligent Contrast Correction, Date Stamp, ZoomPlus, Digital tele-converter, Focus Check, Night Display
Continuous Shooting (Large/Fine): P Mode: Approx 2.4 shots/sec; High Speed Burst HQ Mode: Approx 10.3 shots/sec
Self-timer: Approx. 10 sec or 2 sec delay, custom, Smile Shutter, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer
Light Metering Method: Evaluative, Centre-weighted average, Spot
Exposure Control Method: Program AE, AE Lock, Manual, Intelligent Contrast correction, Program Shift, Safety Shift
Exposure Compensation: ± 2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
Sensitivity (Equivalent Film Speed): Auto, ISO 100/200/400/800/1600/3200
White Balance Modes: Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Underwater, Custom
LCD Monitor
LCD Monitor: 3.0 type, TFT colour with Wide Viewing Quick Bright LCD (approx. 461,000 dots), Aspect Ratio: 4:3
Flash Modes / Functions: Auto, on, Slow Synchro, off, FE Lock, Auto Red-Eye Correction, Red Eye Reduction, Intelligent FE, Safety FE, Auto pop-up flash, Manual Flash output compensation, Manual flash output
Flash Range: 50cm –3.5m (W) 1.0m - 2.0m (T)
Selectable Shooting Modes
Shooting Modes: Intelligent Auto (with Scene Detection), M, Av, Tv, P, Easy, Movie Digest, Portrait, Smooth Skin, Smart Shutter, High Speed Burst HQ, Handheld Night Scene, Low Light, Underwater, Snow, Firework, Stitch Assist, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Soft Focus, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Colour Accent, Colour Swap, Discreet, Movie, iFrame Movie, Super Slow Motion Movie (Movies are recorded by pressing the movie button)
My Colours: Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom
Data Format
Still Image / Movies: JPEG Compression (EXIF 2.3 Compliant) / MOV (Image Data: H.264; Audio Data: Linear PCM 2 ch stereo)
Colour Space and JPEG Compression: sRGB; Superfine, Fine
GPS Log File: NIMEA 0183 message format compliant
Recording Pixels
Still Images and Capacity on a 8GB Card at Fine Image Setting: 16:9 – Large: 4000x2248 (3,318), Medium1: 2816x1584 (6,279), Medium2: 1920x1080 (12,280), Small: 640x360 (49,125) 3:2 - Large: 4000x2664 (2,822), Medium1: 2816x1880 (5,339), Medium2: 1600x1064 (14,448), Small: 640x424 (40,937)
Still Images and Capacity on a 8GB Card at Fine Image Setting: 4:3 - Large: 4000x3000 (2,505), Medium1: 2816x2112 (4,732), Medium2: 1600x1200 (12,927), Small: 640x480 (40,937) 1:1 - Large: 2992x2992 (3,364), Medium1: 2112x2112 (6,297), Medium2: 1200x1200 (16.374), Small: 480x480 (49,125)
Movie Frame Rate and Capacity on a 8GB Card: Intelligent Auto: 1920x1080 @ 24fps (29min 39 sec); 1280x720 @ 30fps (42min 11sec); 640x480 @ 30fps (11hr 28min 59sec); Super Slow Motion Movie: 640x480 @ 120fps (26min 24sec) / 320x240 @ 240fps (52min 28sec); Miniature Effect: 1280x720 @ 6fps (3hr 35min 27sec) / 640x480 @ 6fps (7hr 34min 51sec); iFrame Movie: 1280x720 @ 30fps (27min 39sec)
Other Operations
Playback Operations: Red-eye Correction, Slideshow, My Colors, My Category, Index, Trimming, Resize, Easy, Filtered Playback, Smart Shuffle, Intelligent Contrast Correction, Magnify, Advancing and Reversing through magnified images, Jump, Auto Rotate, Rotate, Histogram, Overexposure Warning, Resume Playback, Transition Effects, Group Playback
Direct Printing, PictBridge: Yes
Supported Operating Systems: PC: Windows 7 SP1, Windows Vista SP2, Windows XP SP3; Mac: OS X v10.6 - v10.7
Computer I/F / Video / Audio Output: USB 2.0 Hi-Speed, HDMI output / PAL or NTSC selectable / 2-channel stereo
Memory Storage / Menu Languages: SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card / 30 languages
General Features
Battery / Shooting Capacity (full charge): Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-6L / Approx. 230 shots; Playback 5 hours

Warranty Details

Buy with confidence at Bing Lee, knowing that all our products are sourced from Australian suppliers, are brand new, and come with full manufacturer’s warranty.

What's in the Box?
  • Camera
  • Battery Pack
  • Battery Charger
  • USB Cable
  • Wrist Strap
  • Solution CD
  • User manual
  • Example 8