24mm ultra wide-angle 45x optical zoom lens with optical Image Stabilizer (IS)
It offers high zoom power to capture both close-up and distant scenery effortlessly. Perfect for various travel shooting needs, its 24mm ultra wide-angle lens can allow easy capturing of wide open landscapes and group photos within a limited space, while its 45 optical zoom power can capture far away It is integrated with a lens-shift type optical Image Stabilizer (IS) with gyroscopic sensor to detect camera shake and compensate the shake by corrective lens movement. This can effectively reduce blur caused by camera shake especially during telephoto shooting to ensure sharp images. A 0cm Super Macro mode is also supported for shooting tiny objects and close-up shots with incredible details.
DIGIC 4+ Digital Image Processor
PowerShot SX430 IS incorporates a 20-megapixel CCD image sensor for high-resolution images and a new generation DIGIC 4+ digital image processor with high algorithm power for high speed processing of massive image data, providing effective noise reduction capability for high ISO shooting to ensure sharp and detailed images even in low light situation. Thanks to the new processor, users can experience faster operation to capture every split-second moment.
New date stamp to add date and time stamp easily
View shooting dates/times at a glance without having to check the camera or EXIF data on a computer. Memories are clearer when the shooting date/time are included in photos.
Built-in Wi-Fi Wireless Transfer and Shooting functions with NFC Connection for quick and easy image sharing
The camera features a built-in Wi-Fi Wireless Transfer function1 for easy and instant image sharing, printing and backup. With a Wi-Fi network, high quality images and movies captured can be uploaded directly to social networking sites such as Facebook or YouTube, sent wirelessly to smart phones, tablets or to other Canon digital cameras2 for easy sharing or backup. Images can also be printed directly through wireless connection with printers that support PictBridge (Wireless LAN) technology, allowing users to showcase their creative works in multiple ways. In addition, the camera supports Simplified NFC connection3 with Android phones or tablets. Simply touch your Android device with NFC function turned on to the NFC icon on the camera body, the Camera Connect application on your device will be launched automatically with connection completed, making image sharing easier and quicker than ever.
Wi-Fi Remote Shooting function4 via smart devices is also supported, allowing users to shoot from more creative angles. With this function, users can mount the camera on a tripod and control it remotely to take self-portraits or group photos conveniently, or take photos of pets or birds from a high or low angle flexibly. Upon connection, users can enjoy live view on the smart device, control zooming, flash operation, take and review photos. In addition, with the built-in GPS function from smart devices5, accurate GPS data reception at both indoor and outdoor area can be guaranteed after turning on the Camera Connect application on the smart device. Connect the camera to the smart device after shooting, GPS data including shooting location and time will be transferred and combined with the images, allowing easy image review, searching or creation of travel blog.
Scene Detection Technology with up to 32 modes
Scene Detection automatically detects shooting distance, lighting condition, color temperature and moving subjects etc, and adjusts to the best possible camera settings to capture the scene easily. By adjusting a subject’s focus and exposure, white balance, ISO speed and dynamic range, users can capture perfect images in different situations across a range of lighting conditions such as bright, backlit or blue skies.