PowerShot SX740HS (4.3 - 172 mm, 20.30 Mpx, 1/2,3'')PowerShot SX740HS (4.3 - 172 mm, 20.30 Mpx, 1/2,3'')

Canon PowerShot SX740HS

4.3 - 172 mm, 20.30 Mpx, 1/2,3''
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With 40x optical zoom, ultra-fast digital processor, impressive 4K movie resolution and 20.3 megapixel pocket photo resolution, the PowerShot SX740 HS is the ultimate all-in-one solution for capturing
precious moments full of detail. The PowerShot SX740 HS features a powerful 40x optical zoom, a 20.3 megapixel CMOS sensor and a Digic 8 processor at a depth of only about 39.9 mm - for high-resolution photos and movies in a simple way. Canon's unique Digic Image Processor manages camera settings such as Zoom Wizard or Hybrid Auto, so all you have to do is aim and shoot to get the best results. With spectacular 4K resolution and 5-axis image stabilization, valuable moments are captured with unusual detail diversity - even when filming from motion. With the impressive response speed and up to 10 frames per second continuous shooting, no valuable moment is lost. The self-portrait mode and the foldable display are the best prerequisites for an optimal selfie.

Key specifications

Continuous shooting mode
10 FPS
Camera type
Compact camera
Camera equipment
Lens built-in
Wireless transmission
Bluetooth
GPS
Aperture
f/3.3
Image sensor format
1/2,3''
Autofocus type
Contrast-based
Item number
9357408

General information

Manufacturer
Category
Manufacturer no.
2956C002
Release date
8/8/2018
Sales rank in Category Cameras

Colour

Colour group
Silver
Exact colour description
Brown
Silver

Material

Material group
Metal
Specific material description
Metal

Application range

Scope of application
Travel photography

Camera properties

Country code
CH
Camera type
Compact camera
Camera equipment
Lens built-in
Image stabilisation method
Optical
Wireless transmission
Bluetooth
GPS
Flash equipment
Flash integrated
White balance
Automatic
Preferences
Special setting
Exposure type
Auto
Exposure compensation
± 3EV
Closure type
Electric
Self-timer delay
10 s
2 s
Flash modes
Auto
Flash Off
Flash on
Manual
Slow synchronisation

Sensor properties

Image sensor resolution
20.30 Mpx
Image resolution
5184 x 3888 pixels
Image sensor type
BSI MOS
Image sensor format
1/2,3''
Supported page ratios
1:1
16:9
3:2
4:3
Min. ISO sensitivity
100
Max. ISO Sensitivity
3200

Camera lens properties

Min. aperture opening
f/6.9
Max. aperture
f/3.3
Aperture
f/3.3
Focal length
4.3 - 172 mm
Min. focal length
4.30 mm
Max. focal length
172 mm
Optical zoom
4.30 x

Objective 2 properties

Focal length
24 - 960 mm
Min. focal length
24 mm
Max. focal length
960 mm

Display properties

Display size (inches)
3"
Screen technology
TFT
Resolution
922000 Pixels
Display functions
Tiltable

Viewfinder

Viewfinder type
Electric

Focusing

Focus type
Autofocus
Minimum focus distance
1 cm
Autofocus type
Contrast-based
Autofocus areas
9 x

Performance

Shutter speed
1 - 1/3200 s
Min. shutter speed
15 s
Max. Shutter speed
1/3200 s
Continuous shooting mode
10 FPS

Video

Max. Video resolution
3840 x 2160 Pixels
Max. video resolution standard
4K
Max. refresh rate
60p
Max. frame rate
4K (25fps)

Data storage properties

Memory card type
SDHC
SDXC
Number of storage compartments
1

Media formats

Image file formats
JPEG
Video file formats
AVC
H.264
mp4
MPEG-4

Durability

Waterproof
Not waterproof

Connections

Connections
Micro USB

Power supply

Power supply
Rechargeable battery operated
Battery type
Li-ion

Battery properties

Power capacity
4.50 Wh

Scope of delivery

Scope of delivery
Battery charger
Camera

Product dimensions

Width
110.10 mm
Height
63.80 mm
Length
39.90 mm
Weight
299 g

Package dimensions

Length
15.80 cm
Width
14.60 cm
Height
7 cm
Weight
638 g

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Reviews & Ratings

Overall ratingGood71/100
Good70/100Rank 8 out of 8
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  • PositiveSehr leicht und kompakt
  • PositiveGroßer Zoom (40-fach)
  • Negativekein Sucher
  • NegativeSchärfeverlust ab ISO 800

... Die kleine Canon braucht recht lange fürs Einschalten, reagiert danach aber fix. Nicht nur im Urlaub praktisch: In ihrem Mini-Gehäuse steckt ein 40-fach-Zoom; damit füllen auch sehr weit entfernte Motive das Bild aus. Was fehlt, ist ein Sucher - für den war im Mini-Gehäuse kein Platz.

This test report belongs to a different type: PowerShot SX740HS (20.30 Mpx, 1/2,3'')
Good70/100Rank 7 out of 8
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Computer BildSpezial Kameras - 8 Kompakt KamerasReleaseJuly 2019
  • Positivefilmt in 4K
  • PositiveGroßer Zoom-Bereich
  • Negativekein Sucher
  • NegativeBei wenig Licht hoher Schärfeverlust

Mit knappen Budget heißt es wählen: jedes Motiv heranholen mit der Sony Cybershot HX350 (300 Euro) oder doch lieber richtig gute Fotos mit der Nikon D3500 (340 Euro). Wer mehr ausgeben, aber wenig mitnehmen will, greift zur Sony Cybershot RX100 VI (1140 Euro), einer Mini-Kamera mit Maxi-Qualität...