Canon?s high resolution 7.1 Megapixel imaging chip delivers photo quality prints up to A3 size. The IXUS 850 IS has a fully retractable original Canon 3.8x optical zoom lens with added Optical Image Stabiliser to ensure pictures free from blur and importantly the camera?s lens is 28mm for wide shooting.
The camera offers high speed start-up, fast autofocus, smooth continuous shooting, and superior image quality thanks to the revolutionary new DiG!C III Imaging Processor.
DiG!C III delivers Face Detect technology for perfect focus and exposure when photographing family and friends. Combining Optical Image Stabilizer technology and striking design the 7.1 megapixel IXUS 850 IS delivers rock steady, high resolution photos and movies.
The IXUS 850 IS has a huge 2.5 inch high resolution LCD for easy review of photos and movie files. It?s perfect for parties, with super fast ISO 1600 and face detect software that makes people shots in low light conditions easy. There?s an aquarium mode for great results when shooting through glass.
Safety zoom enables use of digital zoom while maintaining image quality.
There?s Auto and manual shooting modes, including a range pre-set scene modes customised for Portrait, Digital Macro, Night Snapshot, Kids & Pets, Indoor, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Fireworks, Aquarium, Underwater, Colour Accent, Colour Swap and Stitch Assist.
Selectable sensitivity from ISO 80/100/200/400/800/1600 ? it?s like having different ISO film loaded at once.
Canon 3.8x optical zoom lens with Optical Image Stabilizer
Excellent 28mm wide lens
2.5 inch LCD screen
Super fast DiG!C III Imaging Processor with ISO 1600
Face Detect technology with Auto Focus and Auto Exposure