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Canon SX70 20MP 65x Zoom Bridge Camera - Black917/7989

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Canon SX70 20MP 65x Zoom Bridge Camera - Black
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About this product

Premium, 65x zoom all-in-one camera combining DSLR looks and style with versatile, cutting-edge features. Expand shooting possibilities with support for images in RAW, 4K video, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi as well as Remote Live View.

All-in-one with the looks of a DSLR and the weight and flexibility of a fixed-lens camera. Capture everything from distant details to macro shots without lens changes.

Capture distant scenes from afar without losing quality. Conversely, 0cm macro mode captures minute detail invisible to the human eye.

The PowerShot SX70 HS's reliable autofocus makes separating background and foreground easy. Continuous autofocus option to capture fleeting moments in detail.

Model number: SX70.


  • 20.3 megapixels.
  • Image stabilisation.
  • CMOS sensor.
  • Sensor size 6.17 x 4.55mm.


  • Continuous shooting up to 10 frames per second (JPEG).
  • Red eye reduction.
  • Automatic face detection.
  • Self timer.
  • Shutter speed of 1/2000 to 15 sec.

Shooting modes

  • Scene intelligent auto, no flash, portrait, landscape, close-up, manual, sports mode, .


  • 3in screen with vari-angle LCD technology.
  • Resolution 922000 dots.

White balancing

  • Auto, preset, custom.


  • Built-in flash.


  • Evaluative, centre weighted.
  • ISO range from 100 to 3200.


  • Auto focus with 9 focus points in the viewfinder.
  • Manual focus.


  • Wi-Fi.
  • USB port.
  • HDMI mini port.
  • PictBridge compatible.

File types

  • Maximum size H5184 x W3888 pixels.
  • RAW image.
  • JPEG image.
  • Records at 4K with sound.


  • Rechargeable battery.
  • Removable battery.
  • Batteries required: 1 x rechargeable (included) .


  • Lens type: wide angle zoom.
  • 5.62 focal length multiplier.
  • Lens focal length 3 - 247mm.
  • Minimum aperture: 22.
  • Maximum aperture: 3.4.

Memory card

  • SD, SDHC, SDXC, (not included).

Physical specifications

  • Weight 610g.
  • Shoulder strap, battery charger.
  • Size H11.66, W12.7, D9.09cm.
  • Viewfinder coverage 100%.
  • Tripod compatible.
  • Manufacturer's 2 year guarantee.
  • EAN: 8714574660110.

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