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Canon Unveils PowerShot SX620 HS With 25x Zoom Share This on LinkedIn   Share This on Google   Tweet This   Forward This

10 May 2016

Canon has announced the PowerShot SX620 HS featuring a 20.2-megapixel CMOS sensor matched to a 25x optical zoom lens with a 25-625mm equivalent range in a package that will easily fit in your pocket.

The new model replaces the PowerShot SX610 HS.

Highlights of the specifications for the new PowerShot include:

Sensor 20.2-megapixel CMOS imaging sensor
Image Processor DIGIC 4+
Lens 25x optical zoom lens
25-625mm equivalent
Image Stabilization Intelligent Image Stabilizer
Video 1080p Full HD video
Hybrid Auto mode
LCD 3.0-inch (approximately 922,000 dots) LCD
Special Modes Smart Auto mode, Creative Shot mode, Auto Zoom

The PowerShot SX620 HS will be available in May for $279.99. Adorama is accepting pre-orders for the SX620 in black, red or silver. B&H is also accepting pre-orders for the SX620 in black, red or silver.

For more information see the news release below.

Share Memories On The Go With New Compact, Connected PowerShot SX620 HS Digital Camera

Latest Canon PowerShot Digital Camera Provides Impressive Image Quality and Zoom Range in a Compact Size

MELVILLE, N.Y. -- Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, introduced today the new Canon PowerShot SX620 HS digital camera -- ideal for individuals looking for a convenient, easy-to-carry compact digital camera capable of producing high-quality photos and videos. This new camera boasts a 20.2-megapixel CMOS imaging sensor and a powerful 25x optical zoom lens (25-625mm equivalent) in a form factor that will easily fit in a pocket or purse, making it an ideal camera for those passionate about photography to capture gorgeous imagery no matter where they are.

The camera's built-in wireless capabilities make it convenient to share images and videos on the go and its powerful 25x optical zoom lens makes it ideal for those wanting to zoom in and out of the action. The Canon PowerShot SX620 HS digital camera is a great companion for those looking to visually document their daily adventures and easily share their experiences as they explore new places and do new things.

As the successor to Canon's PowerShot SX610 HS digital compact camera, the Canon PowerShot SX620 HS digital camera also features:

  • An Intelligent Image Stabilizer that helps optimize image stabilization for virtually shake-free images in a variety of shooting conditions
  • Built-in WiFi and Near Field Communication to allow for easy sharing and transferring of images and videos to a personal computer or other compatible devices such as the Canon Connect Station CS 100
  • 20.2-megapixel CMOS sensor with DIGIC 4+ Image Processor to help deliver stunning image quality, even in low light
  • The ability to capture spectacular 1080p Full HD video
  • Large 3.0-inch (approximately 922,000 dots) LCD to allow for easy viewing, even from a wide-angle
  • Hybrid Auto mode that allows for recording up to four seconds of video before each image that is captured, then automatically combines each clip and still into a quick video recap of the day
  • Smart Auto mode which intelligently selects the proper settings for the camera based on pre-defined shooting situations to help create the best possible image
  • Creative Shot mode that uses composition, color and lighting from an original image to create unique images with an artistic flair
  • An Auto Zoom feature that, when enabled, makes the camera automatically zoom in on subjects and help keep them in focus

Canon's PowerShot SX620 HS digital camera, available in black, red and silver, is scheduled to be available in May for an estimated retail price of $279.99.

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