Canon introduces upgraded PowerShot and Vixia cameras
As has been the case in years previous, Canon’s taken to CES to disclose an upgraded line of PowerShot and Vixia cameras and camcorders. For level-and-shoots, the primary mannequin being launched is the SX540 HS (pictured above), a superzoom mannequin with a 24.three-megapixel, 50x optical zoom lens and Digic 6 processor. It is now able to 1080p at 60 fps as properly, in comparison with 30 fps on its predecessor, the SX530 HS. The corporate can also be introducing the ELPH 360HS, which contains a 22-megapixel CMOS sensor, Digic four+ processor and a 12x optical zoom (25-300mm equal).
On the camcorder entrance, in the meantime, there’s the highest-of-the-line Vixia HF G40, a video shooter geared towards novice filmmakers. It sports activities a large-angle 20x HD Optical Zoom Lens, an HD CMOS PRO Picture Sensor — the identical chip discovered on the XA30 and XA35 professional fashions. What’s extra, the HF G40 additionally comes with a three.5-inch OLED, tilting touchscreen, 1080p video help at as much as 60 fps and twin SD card slots. It should hit shops in February for a cool $1,300.
The SX540 HS, then again can be out there in March for $four hundred, whereas the ELPH 360 HS is about to reach in February for $210.