Latest smartphones have put a camera in every pocket. With every new smartphone announced, the inbuilt camera keeps getting better. While a phone camera can give promising results, there are a bunch of reasons why a digital camera is still a better choice. Canon seems to understand this fact pretty well and has just unveiled PowerShot SX730 HS digital camera.
Canon PowerShot SX730 HS is a compact and lightweight camera with impressive features. It measures 4.3 x 2.5 x 1.6 inches and weighs 10.6-ounces (300 grams). With a body as compact as your smartphone, Canon’s latest digital camera easily fits in your pocket.
PowerShot SX730 HS point-and-shoot camera features a 20.3 Megapixel CMOS sensor and the latest DIGIC 6 image processor. It carries a 4.3-172mm 40x zoom lens (24-960mm equivalent) featuring an aperture range of f/3.3-6.9 with an actual focal length range of 4.3-172mm. The lens also features optical image stabilization (OSI) to save you from the unforgivable sin of blurred photographs.
With a 3-inch tilting LCD, you will be able to take high-quality selfies. SX730 HS can shoot 1080p Full HD videos at 6ofps. It also features ‘self-portrait’ and ‘smooth skin’ modes to help you take best shots of yourself.
Other notable features of Canon PowerShot SX730 HS include built-in Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and NFC connectivity. You can easily connect the camera with your smartphone and transfer images without needing a cable.
With some impressive features on board, SX730 HS can be a perfect digital camera for you on a vacation. Beginners trying their hands on photography will also love this portable camera before they jump up to professional gears.
Canon PowerShot SX730 HS: Features at a Glance
- Powerful 40x Optical Zoom with Zoom Framing Assist
- Sleek, Lightweight and Pocket-size Design
- Built-in Wi-Fi, NFC and Bluetooth
- 20.3 Megapixel CMOS sensor
- DIGIC 6 Image Processor
- 3.0-inch Tilt-type (180° up) LCD
- 1080p Full HD Video at 60fps
- Self Portrait Mode
- Story Highlights
- Geotag & Date Stamp Options
Canon PowerShot SX730 HS: Price and Availibility
The latest point-and-shoot from Canon will be available in two colors: black and silver. Its retail price has been set to $399.99 when it will be available later in June this year. PowerShot SX730 HS can be pre-ordered from Amazon .
With impressive features, compact build, and acceptable price, PowerShot SX730 HS sounds like a perfect point-and-shoot – especially for those who can’t (or don’t want to) afford a DSLR camera. What do you think? Do share your thoughts in comments.
- 40x optical zoom with zoom framing assist
- 20.3 Megapixel^ CMOS sensor
- Digi 6 image processor
Source: Canon USA