Canon starts 2016 with new products and today has announced the launch of the new range of PowerShot and IXUS compact cameras, video cameras from LEGRIA series and SELPHY printer.
The new compact cameras from the PowerShot series are the PowerShot SX540 HS and SX420 IS. The first model is characterized by its good performance in low light. It features an 24mm ultra-wide angle lens with 50x optical zoom, DIGIC 6 processor and a 20.3-megapixel CMOS sensor.
The Canon PowerShot SX540 HS is designed to frame and shoot with ease, so its use is very simple. Also, it lets you record full HD video in MP4 and integrates a 5-axis dynamic image stabilization (IS) system to ensure a quality image while moving.
The Canon PowerShot SX420 IS, meanwhile, integrates a 42x zoom lens, DIGIC 4+ processor and a 20-megapixel sensor. To facilitate handling, it provides the user a series of automatic functions and creative filters, including miniature effect or fisheye, among others.
It has a 7.5-cm LCD screen for viewing images you’ve captured, as well as Wi-Fi and Dynamic NFC to share content quickly and conveniently.
New IXUS compact cameras series
Another innovation the brand has introduced are three new models of Canon IXUS compact cameras series: IXUS 285 HS, IXUS 180 and IXUS 175. These devices are designed to go with you everywhere so you can capture the most important moments in a simple and fast way and with good quality.
The models integrate ultra-wide angle lenses and optical zooms of 12x, 10x and 8x, respectively, which can be extended thanks to the ZoomPlus functionality that allows digitally doubling the zoom without losing resolution.
The IXUS 285 HS features a 20.2-megapixel CMOS sensor, and the other two models have a 20-megapixel sensor. All have a 4+ DIGIC processor.
Thanks to the Auto Zoom function, this series of compact cameras zooms in or out intelligently depending on the number of people who appear in the frame, so you will not have to worry about anything.
All models include Wi-Fi and Dynamic NFC so you can connect to the Web and share photos and videos in a few clicks.
New SELPHY printer
The perfect complement to the IXUS cameras is the new Selphy CP1200 printer, which is designed to print photos at home or while traveling.
The device is connected and configured in a very quick and easy way. It has Wi-Fi and AirPrint connectivity so you can use the printer as both from a smartphone or a compatible tablet.
You have various formats, such as adhesives or credit card size, so you can get creative copies of your photos, and thanks to its battery you can print when you’re not at home without any problems.
LEGRIA video cameras series
The last line of new products presented by Canon belongs to the LEGRIA video cameras series: the LEGRIA HF G40 and LEGRIA HF R-series
The first model integrates a Pro HD 1/2.84 CMOS sensor, DIGIC DV4 processor and a 20x zoom angle lens which provides a 26.8 – 576mm focal length. It includes high quality audio, full manual control and access in a compact body.
Because of its excellent performance and its advanced recording functions, it is especially recommended for journalism students as well as professionals of the area.
The LEGRIA HF R series, meanwhile, has been designed to capture family moments with Full HD quality. It consists of models LEGRIA HF R706, LEGRIA HF R76 and LEGRIA HF R78, and they have a DIGIC DV4 processor, Full HD CMOS sensor and a 57x Advanced Zoom, which provides motion capture.
All these Canon video cameras have built-in Wi-Fi, so they can record remotely via a smartphone or tablet, and also allow content sharing in a couple of clicks.