Canon PowerShot A3100 IS Digital Camera - Silver (12.1MP, 4x Optical Zoom) 2.7 Inch LCD - was £189 now £89 @ Amazon - HotUKDeals
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Canon PowerShot A3100 IS Digital Camera - Silver (12.1MP, 4x Optical Zoom) 2.7 Inch LCD - was £189 now £89.00 @ Amazon

£89.00 @ Amazon
Product Features * 12.1 Megapixel camera with metal exterior in 3 colour variations * Genuine Canon 4x optical zoom with Image Stabilizer * 6.7cm (2.7") high resolution LCD for co… Read More
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Product Features

* 12.1 Megapixel camera with metal exterior in 3 colour variations
* Genuine Canon 4x optical zoom with Image Stabilizer
* 6.7cm (2.7") high resolution LCD for comfortable shooting and playback
* Exceptional ease of use with Smart Auto, Easy mode and on-screen Hints & Tips
* People shots made easy with Face Detection, FaceSelf-Timer and Auto Red-Eye Correction

Technical Details

Image Sensor
Type - 1/2.3 type CCD
Effective Pixels - Approx. 12.1M
Colour Filter
Type - Primary Colour
Image Processor
Type - DIGIC III with iSAPS technology
Focal Length - 6.2 - 24.8 mm (35mm equivalent: 35 - 140mm)
Optical - 4x. Digital approx. 4x 2 (with Digital Tele-Converter approx. 1.5x or 2.0x and Safety Zoom, Combined approx. 16x
Maximum f/number - f/2.7 - f/5.6
Construction - 7 elements in 5 groups, 2 single sided aspherical lenses
Image Stabilisation - Yes (lens shift-type), Approx. 3-stop
Type – TTL
AF System / Points - AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point), 1-point AF (fixed to centre or Face Select and Track)
AF Modes - Single, Continuous
AF Point Selection - Size (Normal, Small)
AF Lock - On/Off Selectable
AF Assist Beam – Yes
Closest Focusing Distance - 3 cm (W) from front of lens in macro
Exposure Control
Metering modes - Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (centre)
AE Lock - On/Off Selectable
Exposure Compensation - +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments. i-Contrast for automatic dynamic range correction
ISO sensitivity - Auto, 80, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
Speed - 1 - 1/1600 sec (factory default), 15 - 1/1600 sec (total range - varies by shooting mode)
White Balance
Type – TTL
Settings - Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
LCD Monitor
Monitor - 6.7 cm (2.7") TFT, approx. 230,000 dots
Coverage - Approx. 100%
Brightness - Adjustable to one of five levels, Quick-bright LCD
Modes - Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro
Slow Sync Speed - Yes. Fastest speed 1/1600 sec
Red-Eye Reduction – Yes
Flash Exposure
Compensation - Face Detection FE, Smart Flash Exposure
Flash Exposure Lock – Yes
Built-in Flash Range - 30cm - 4.0m (W) / 2.0 m (T)
External Flash - Canon High Power Flash HF-DC1
Modes - Auto, Easy, P, Portrait, Landscape, Night Snapshot, Kids & Pets, Indoor, FaceSelf-Timer, Low Light (2.0MP) Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Beach, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter, Movie
Photo Effects - My Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Custom Color (limited))
Drive modes - Single, Continuous
Continuous Shooting - Approx. 0.8 shots/sec. 3 (until memory card becomes full)
Recoring Pixels / Compression
Image Size - (L) 4000 x 3000, (M1) 3264 x 2448, (M2) 2592 x 1944, (M3) 1600 x 1200, (S) 640 x 480, (W) 4000 x 2248. Resize in playback (M3, S, 320 x 240)
Compression - Fine, Normal
Movies - (L) 640 x 480, 30fps/30fps (LP) (M) 320 x 240, 30fps
Movie Length - Up to 4GB or 1 hour (L and M)
File Types
Still Image Type - JPEG compression, (Exif 2.2 (Exif Print) compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system, Digital Print Order Format (DPOF) Version 1.1 compliant
Movies - AVI (Motion JPEG compression + WAVE (monaural)
Direct Print
Canon Printers - Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers and Canon Inkjet Printers supporting PictBridge (ID Photo Print, Fixed Size Print and Movie Print supported on SELPHY CP & ES printers only)
PictBridge – Yes
Other Features
Red-Eye Correction - Yes, during playback
My Camera / My Menu - Start-up image and camera sounds customization
My Category - Image tagging feature
Intelligent Orientation
Sensor – Yes
Histogram – Yes
Playback zoom - Approx. 2x - 10x
Self Timer - Approx. 2 or 10 sec. or Custom
Menu Languages - English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Norwegian, Swedish, Spanish, Simplified Chinese, Chinese (traditional), Japanese, Russian, Portuguese, Korean, Greek, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Thai, Arabic, Ukrainian, Romanian, Farsi
Computer - Hi-Speed USB (MTP, PTP) dedicataed connector (Mini-B compatible)
Other - A/V output , dedicated connector (PAL/NTSC)
Memory Card
Type - SD, SDHC, SDXC, MMC, MMCplus, HC MMCplus
Supported Operating System
PC & Macintosh - Windows 7/ Vista SP1-2/ XP SP2-3, Mac OS X v10.4 - 10.6
Browsing & Printing - ZoomBrowser EX / ImageBrowser
Other – PhotoStitch
Power Source
Batteries - Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-8L (battery and charger supplied)
Battery life - Approx. 240 shots, Approx. 360 min. playback
A/C Power Supply - Optional, AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC60
Case - Soft Case DCC-480
Flash - High Power Flash HF-DC1
Power Supply & Battery Chargers - AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC60
Physical Specifications
Operating Environment - 0 – 40 ºC, 10 - 90% humidity
Dimensions - (W by H by D) 97.2 by 58.2 by 28.1 mm
Weight - Approx. 155 g (including battery/batteries and memory card)
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Thanks Gem! Must have missed such a vital piece of info!

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