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Identification and Background

The Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS can be identified by the raised lettering "Canon Powershot SD1200 IS - Digital Elph" on its face, as well as "10.0 Megapixels" on the silver bezel surrounding the lens.

The Canon PowerShot SD1200 IS, released in February 2009, is a compact point and shoot camera.

Available in six colors: silver, dark gray, orange, green, pink, and blue. It has a 2.5" LCD.


Dimensions: 3.48 x 2.16 x 0.86 in./88.5 x 54.8 x 21.8mm

Weight: Approx. 4.23 oz./120g

LCD: 2.5-inch TFT color LCD widescreen with wide viewing angle (PureColor LCD II)

Image Quality: 10 Megapixels

Maximum Resolution: 3648x2736

Sensor Type: CCD

Focal Length: 35-105mm

Memory: SD Memory Card

Power: Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery NB-4L

For full specifications, see Official Canon USA website.

Official Canon USA website

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