Canon has announced the launch of the new PowerShot A490 Compact Digital Camera, a affordable and user-friendly compact digital cameras designed for fun, everyday use. that featues 10 megapixel digital sensor and has 2.5-inch LCD display.
Replacing the popular Canon PowerShot A490 compact digital camera, the new PowerShot A490 compact digital camera model combine a subtle, soft-edged design with a genuine Canon lens and a range of intelligent automatic features – packing impressive performance into a small, lightweight body.
Canon PowerShot A490 compact digital camera is available in silver and red colors and is equipped with a 10.0 Megapixel sensor with genuine Canon 3.3x optical zoom lens, producing large, detailed images.
Smart Auto mode takes care of picture settings automatically, and a bright, vivid 2.5-inch (6.2 cm) LCD display makes it simple to frame, capture and share images.
Effortless shooting is guaranteed by Smart Auto with Scene Detection Technology, which automatically recognises shooting conditions and applies the optimum picture settings required to get the perfect shot.
Canon PowerShot A490 compact digital camera can automatically detects up to 13 different shooting scenes, capturing a subject at a close range, or at night. Taking care of all picture settings so the user doesn’t have to, Smart Auto makes photography easier than ever.
Canon PowerShot A490 compact digital camera is equipped with i-Contrast technology that detects difficult lighting conditions – ensuring that light or darker areas are captured in detail in the final image – while Smart Flash Exposure automatically adjusts flash levels to suit both the subject and conditions.
In daylight, for example, Smart Flash Exposure will detect and eliminate shadows on a face caused by bright sunlight, automatically engaging the flash to ensure everyone looks their best.
Canon PowerShot A490 compact digital camera also featues Face Detection Technology that makes it easy to get perfect group shots, recognising multiple faces and making sure everyone is well-exposed, natural and in focus. Red-eye Correction also detects and removes any red-eye in images after the shot has been taken, making friends and family look great at all times.
Canon PowerShot A490 compact digital camera can shoot in dark situations using a new Low Light mode, which automatically sets the ISO at a reduced resolution to capture images in dark conditions. Motion Detection Technology also works to prevent blur when capturing moving subjects, allowing the most inexperienced user to get great, blur free images with ease.
Canon PowerShot A490 compact digital camera is able to capture video at VGA resolution with sound. Both also feature a YouTube upload function in the supplied software package – providing the capacity to log-in and upload directly from the camera to the Internet via a computer. This enables video to be shared online for friends to see within minutes of being captured.
Canon PowerShot A490 compact digital camera comes with ready support for SDHC and SDXC memory cards – with SDXC offering storage capacity of up to 2TB, allowing users to shoot thousands of images on a single card.
- 10.0 MP
- 3.3x optical zoom
- 6.2cm (2.5”) LCD
- Smart Auto mode
- Simple design
- Shooting modes including Low Light
- Face Detection & Auto Red-Eye Correction
- DIGIC III
- Motion Detection Technology
- Long Play Movies with sound
The Canon PowerShot A490 compact digital camera is powered by AA batteries, providing users with flexibility to keep plenty of power in reserve.
Canon PowerShot A490 compact digital camera is available at leading large format retail stores across India for the price of Rs. 6,785/- and comes with 4-GB memory card free.