Canon PowerShot D20 Announced

United Kingdom, Republic of Ireland, 7th February 2012. Canon has announced the new Canon PowerShot D20 digital camera that will be a perfect camera for adventurous photographer with offer features like a waterproof to 33 feet, temperature-resistant from 14°F to 104°F, shockproof up to 5.0 feet, and equipped with a GPS tracker. The camera also comes with a 12.1 Megapixel High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor and DIGIC 4 Image Processor for excellent low-light performance, and a 5x Optical Zoom with 28mm Wide-Angle Lens. It also allows users to record 1080p Full HD Video and view images on a 3.0-inch PureColor System LCD. The Canon PowerShot D20 will be available in May with price of £349.00/€399.00/$349.99.


The Canon PowerShot D20 comes with a 12.1 Megapixel high-sensitivity CMOS sensor that combined with the DIGIC 4 image processor to capture exceptional images in every shooting conditions even in low-light conditions. While the high-quality 28mm wide-angle Canon lens with 5x optical zoom allows users closer to the photo subject. The Intelligent IS automatically recognize the scene and adjust the optimum settings for the optical Image Stabilizer allows users get stunning detail and sharp images.

The camera also offers a special Underwater Macro mode which allows users to capture the rare sights underwater with close-up detail. This mode combined with Quick AF mode to ensure rapid and accurate focus. There is a Handheld Night Scene mode which allows users shoot dark scenes in high-speed shots and crisp result. Moreover, the camera also lets users to be more creative by use Super Slow Motion Movie mode in video recording.

There are other interesting features like GPS Logger feature that can be used to tag images with location data or track routes and share discoveries easily. There is a Movie Record button that allows users switch instantly from 720p HD movie quality to Full HD 1080p movie quality on the action. Users also is easy to view the images and video on 7.5 cm (3.0”) PureColor II LCD screen which offers high resolution of 460,000 dots with 4:3 aspect ratio. While by use HDMI connection with CEC, the camera allows users to pause, rewind and replay any video using the remote control of a compatible HDTV.

Highlight Features:

+ Rugged camera; 12.1 MP HS System

+ Water, shock, freeze and dustproof

+ 28mm, 5x optical zoom; Intelligent IS

+ Built-in GPS

+ 7.5 cm (3.0-inch) PureColor II LCD

+ Full HD movies recording

+ Smart Auto (32 scenes)

+ Special movie modes

+ Underwater functions

+ Optional 40m Waterproof Case

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