CANON PowerShot SX730 HS Superzoom Compact Camera - Black

Product code: 198539

Product features

  • 20.3 megapixels
  • Sensor type: 1/2.3" / 6.17 x 4.55 mm CMOS sensor
  • Optical zoom: 40 x
  • 3" tiltable LCD touchscreen
  • Built-in WiFi / Bluetooth / NFC

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Product features

  • 20.3 megapixels
  • Sensor type: 1/2.3" / 6.17 x 4.55 mm CMOS sensor
  • Optical zoom: 40 x
  • 3" tiltable LCD touchscreen
  • Built-in WiFi / Bluetooth / NFC

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  • Monthly protection of your CANON PowerShot SX730 HS Superzoom Compact Camera - Black for only £2.99More info
Product information
Top features:

- Superb optical zoom with image stabilisation gets you close to any subject

- Travel friendly design for capturing great shots while you're on-the-go

- Record Full HD movies in 60 fps to keep memories with detail

- Share easily with WiFi, NFC, and Bluetooth, to show off and back up your snaps

Superb optical zoom

Get in close even when subjects are far away with the powerful 40 x optical zoom on the Canon PowerShot SX730 HS Superzoom Compact Camera.

The intelligent image stabiliser helps keep your shots steady at extreme zoom, so images look sharp whether you're on a safari or with the kids on sports day.

Travel friendly design

Designed with travel in mind, the PowerShot SX730 HS has a pocket-friendly design for taking with you on the go – it's small and light enough to be slipped into your hand luggage.

Capturing 20.3 megapixel resolution images, you can recreate your favourite shots as poster prints. The tiltable LCD screen makes it easy to capturing shots from unique angles or shooting selfies.

Record Full HD movies

The versatility of the SX730 HS camera means it doesn't just capture great images – you can also record movies in Full HD.

Dynamic image stabilisation means your recordings will be steady, even at full zoom, and in 60 fps they look smooth when you watch them back with friends and family.

Share easily

WiFi, Bluetooth, and NFC connectivity make it easy to share, download, and backup your pictures.

You can download the Cannon Camera Connect app to access your photos instantly on your phone and share via social media and add GPS data to your images.

Ensure you've got enough memory

Make sure you choose the right memory card for your camera, as this determines how quickly your images are saved and uploaded.

A high-performance memory card will help you get the best out of your shots, especially if you're shooting in high resolution or recording HD videos. The Canon SX730 is compatible with SD, SDHC, and SDXC cards.



Technical specifications for CANON PowerShot SX730 HS Superzoom Compact Camera - Black

Camera type Superzoom compact camera
Resolution - Actual: 21.3 megapixels
- Effective: 20.3 megapixels
Size 1/2.3” / 6.17 x 4.55 mm
ISO sensitivity - AUTO, 80 - 1600
- Extendable to 80 - 3200
Image stabilisation - Intelligent IS
- Enhanced Dynamic IS
Focal length 4.3 – 172 mm
35 mm equivalent 24 – 960 mm
Maximum aperture f/3.3 - f/6.9
Minimum aperture f/28
Minimum distance 1 cm
Focusing Autofocus & manual
Focus point types Face detect x 9
Optical zoom 40 x
Digital zoom 4 x
Type Live View
Screen 3" / 75 mm tiltable LCD screen
Screen features - Resolution: 922,000 dots
- 180° wide-angle viewing
- Approx. 100% frame coverage
Shutter speed 15 secs - 1/3200th
Continuous shooting 5.9 fps (with Autofocus)
Self-timer - 2 seconds
- 10 seconds
- Custom
Photo exposure modes Smart auto (58 scenes detected), Hybrid auto, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Creative shot, Self portrait, Sports, SCN (Portrait, Smooth skin, Smart shutter (Smile, Wink Self-timer, FaceSelf-timer), Handheld night scene, Low light (5.0 MP), Monochrome, Soft focus, Fish-eye effect, Toy camera effect, Miniature effect, Super vivid, Poster effect, Fireworks
Movie exposure modes Movie (Standard, Short clip movie)
Photo effects My colours (My colours off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & white, Positive film, Lighter skin tone, Darker skin tone, Vivid blue, Vivid green, Vivid red, Custom colour)
White balance Auto (including Face detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten (Light bulb), Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
Maximum photo resolution 5184 x 3888p
Photo file formats JPEG
Video mode Yes, with sound
Maximum video resolution Full HD 1920 x 1080p (59.94 fps / 29.97 fps)
Other video resolutions - HD 1280 x 720p (29.97 fps)
- Standard 640 x 480 (29.97 fps)
Autofocus in video Yes
Video file formats - MPEG-4 AVC
- H.264
Audio file formats MPEG-4 AAC-LC
Memory card - SD
Number of memory card slots SD x 1
Built-in Yes
Guide number - Wide: 0.5 - 4 m at ISO 100
- Telephoto: 1 - 2 m at ISO 100
Interface - USB 2.0
- Micro HDMI
TV output PAL
WiFi connectivity Yes
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.1
App available Canon Camera Connect app
Pictbridge / direct printing Yes
GPS Yes, via smartphone
Battery type Lithium-ion NB-13L
Battery life Approx. 250 shots
Colour Black
Box contents - Canon PowerShot SX730 HS Superzoom Compact Camera
- Battery pack NB-13L
- Battery charger CB-2LHE
- AC cable
- Wrist strap WS-800
- User manual kit
Dimensions 40 x 110 x 64 mm (H x W x D)
Weight 300 g
Guarantee 1 year
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No connection leads to download pictures to Laptop.
Confirmed purchase: 15 November 2019
Published on: 09 January 2020
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Frome Somerset GB Point & shoot
Brought the camera for the optical zoom, to capture wildlife whilst trekking; more than met my expectations, highly recommended.
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Confirmed purchase: 24 October 2019
Published on: 24 November 2019
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CANON PowerShot SX730 HS Superzoom Compact Camera - Black