Mark Peters : February 25th 2012 - 14:35 CET
Canon PowerShot A2400 IS
Canon PowerShot A2400 IS digital camera : Canon unveils a new versatile, easy-to-use PowerShot A camera, the Canon PowerShot A2400 IS camera is designed to help users capture great images and HD movies. The Canon PowerShot A2400 IS features a range of advanced technologies, including optical image stabilizer and intelligent stabilizer to help prevent camera shake and blur when taking pictures using the optical zoom. The Canon A2400 IS is equipped with a 16 Megapixel image sensor which works together with Canon’s powerful DIGIC 4 processor to ensure photographs are captured in rich detail. The compact camera body is completed with a stylish metal exterior and is available in a choice of four different colors.|
Canon PowerShot A2400 IS features
The Canon PowerShot A2400 IS camera features a 28mm wide-angle lens that helps to create a bigger composition, ideal for landscape photography, while the 5x optical zoom range lets users get closer to a subject. The compact body fits easily into a bag during city trips or evenings out, so you can get even closer to the action with your Canon PowerShot camera. To combat the effects of camera-shake, the Canon A2400 IS benefits from advanced image stabilization techniques, to ensure razor sharp pictures every time. The Canon PowerShot camera features an optical Image Stabilizer with Intelligent IS technology. Whether shooting videos of friends, or blooming flowers, Intelligent IS automatically detects the type of scene and subject and automatically applies one of six different IS modes in order to produce the best possible result.
Canon A2400 IS camera display
The Canon PowerShot A2400 IS camera is equipped with a 6.8" LCD display and features a dedicated movie record button for fast on-demand 720p video recording. This user-friendly camera offers 32 Smart Auto modes that and can be accessed instantly from any shooting mode with one press of the new Auto button. In addition, Face Detection Technology also makes capturing photographs of friends and family even easier by automatically focusing on the faces in shot and adjusting exposure to ensure skin tones are natural.
Discreet photography mode
For consumers that want to learn more about the functionality and shooting modes on their digital camera, the Canon PowerShot A2400 IS features a special Help button that instantly brings up on-screen help guide. The new Canon PowerShot camera also features Canon’s Discreet Mode, which automatically switches off all camera sounds and the flash, perfect for subtly capturing photos without attracting attention when discretion is required or where flash photography may seem intrusive.
Canon PowerShot A2400 IS creative photography
Creative photography is easy with the Canon PowerShot A2400IS thanks to the introduction of Canon’s Creative Photo modes. With a simple touch of a button users can shoot photos with six different creative effects. For example Monochrome adds impact and atmosphere to portraits and landscapes with black and white, sepia or blue monochrome effects, while Fish-eye Effect transforms any shot to add a new perspective and Poster Effect filter gives your pictures a retro look.
Canon iMAGE Gateway community
Owners of the new Canon PowerShot A2400 IS can also join the updated iMAGE Gateway, an online facility for sharing photos and video, now providing up to 10GB of storage capacity, perfect for storing many photographs in full resolution. An easy interface allows users to search for pictures, create combined photo and movie collections that can receive comments from friends, and to share photo albums directly via e-mail and Social Network Websites.
Canon A2400 IS features
• 16 Megapixels camera
• 28mm wide-angle lens
• 5x optical zoom
• 720p HD video recording
• Live view control
• 6.8" LCD screen
• Intelligent IS
• 32 Smart Auto scenes
• Face detection
• Help button
Canon PowerShot A2400 IS price & availability
The Canon PowerShot A2400 IS digital compact camera will be available in the colors black, silver, blue and pink from March 2012, for a suggested retail price of $160 USD / £130 GBP / €150 Euro including VAT. Prices and colors may differ from country to country.
Canon A2400 IS retail package
• Canon PowerShot A2400 IS camera
• Canon battery pack
• Canon charger
• Canon wrist strap
• USB interface cable
• CD-ROM with software
Canon PowerShot A2400 IS review
The moment we receive a Canon PowerShot A2400 IS test sample, we will start working on an Canon PowerShot A2400 IS review, including a sample photo gallery with high resolution pictures and videos. For now, we recommend you to check out our Canon IXUS 500 HS test photos and the Canon PowerShot G1 X sample gallery.