Canon unveils the PowerShot SD990 IS, PowerShot SD880 IS Digital ELPH cameras

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Canon Digital ELPH SD990IS, SD880IS

Canon unveiled two camera models as additions to its Digital ELPH camera series, the PowerShot SD990 IS and SD880 IS. Boasting advanced features such as optical image stabilization and DIGIC 4 image processor, both cameras are geared for photo enthusiasts looking for a digital snapper that combines functionality and style.

The PowerShot SD990 IS packs a 14.7 megapixel resolution, 3.7x optical zoom with optical image stabilization and Canon’s latest Quick Shot Mode touting a faster shutter speed. In addition, this digital snapper also features Canon’s proprietary DIGIC 4 image processing technology which enables the camera to have an advanced face detection and advanced motion detection technology, face-detection self-timer, Servo AF, the Intelligent Contrast Correction feature and a 3-inch Pure Color LCD II. The SD990 IS will be available in black or silver design in an ultra-compact form factor. In addition the, Canon is also releasing a red limited edition of the SD990 IS in commemoration of the 100 millionth PowerShot camera manufactured by Canon.

Meanwhile, the PowerShot SD880 IS is also a power-packed point-and-shoot featuring a 10.0 megapixel resolution and 4x wide-angle optical zoom with optical image stabilization plus the DIGIC 4 image processing features similar to that of the SD990 IS. The SD880 IS will have two-toned body colors in either black and silver or gold and brown.

The PowerShot SD990 IS and SD880 IS will be available sometime in October for $399.99 and $299.99 respectively. With various accessories such as a memory card, battery, charger, wrist strap, USB and A/V interface cables and their powerful features, those price tags are definitely not bad.

Read [Canon Press Release]

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  • surachai

    14.7 megapixel resolution and DIGIC 4 image processor is good

  • rubenrubert

    This is really outstanding Point and shoot camera get more about these cameraa