Digital Cameras

  Home arrow Digital Cameras arrow Page 3 - Canon Powershot SD430
Watch our Tech Videos 
Dev Hardware Forums 
Computer Cases  
Computer Processors  
Computer Systems  
Digital Cameras  
Flat Panels  
Gaming  
Hardware Guides  
Hardware News  
Input Devices  
Memory  
Mobile Devices  
Motherboards  
Networking Hardware  
Opinions  
PC Cooling  
PC Speakers  
Peripherals  
Power Supply Units  
Software  
Sound Cards  
Storage Devices  
Tech Interviews  
User Experiences  
Video Cards  
Weekly Newsletter
 
Developer Updates  
Free Website Content 
 RSS  Articles
 RSS  Forums
 RSS  All Feeds
Write For Us 
Contact Us 
Site Map 
Privacy Policy 
Support 
 USERNAME
 
 PASSWORD
 
 
  >>> SIGN UP!  
  Lost Password? 
DIGITAL CAMERAS

Canon Powershot SD430
By: Joe Eitel
  • Search For More Articles!
  • Disclaimer
  • Author Terms
  • Rating: 5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars / 1
    2007-06-25

    Table of Contents:
  • Canon Powershot SD430
  • Cosmetics
  • Features
  • Performance and Image Quality

  • Rate this Article: Poor Best 
      ADD THIS ARTICLE TO:
      Del.ici.ous Digg
      Blink Simpy
      Google Spurl
      Y! MyWeb Furl
    Email Me Similar Content When Posted
    Add Developer Shed Article Feed To Your Site
    Email Article To Friend
    Print Version Of Article
    PDF Version Of Article
     
     

    SEARCH DEV HARDWARE

    Canon Powershot SD430 - Features


    (Page 3 of 4 )

    The list of features for the SD430 is basically the same as for the SD400, with of course the exception of the WiFi. The SD430 comes equipped with a 5 megapixel CCD and 3x optical zoom. Its lens is capable of 35mm-105mm. The SD430 uses Canon's DIGIC II imaging processor, which is a little outdated but does the job. You won't get very many manual controls with this camera, but that is pretty standard in Canon's SD line. Most amateur photographers don't use manual controls, so this camera would fit an average photographer better than a professional one.

    The SD430 also offers the ability to record video, which is average quality at best. The ISO settings range from 50-400, and can be set on automatic. All of the features of the SD430 are very basic. Nothing really jumps out at you, except all of the WiFi capabilities.

    Probably my favorite thing about this camera is that Canon has included the wireless print adaptor in the box. This saves some money on having to buy it as an additional accessory. This wireless print adaptor allows the user to send images from the camera to any PicBridge printer, wirelessly. The other accessories included in the box are as follows:

    • Wireless Print Adapter WA-1N
    • Wrist strap
    • Video cable
    • USB cable
    • 16MB SD memory card
    • NB-4L lithium-ion battery pack with cover
    • Battery charger
    • Canon Digital Camera Solution Disk v27.0 software CD
    • Operating manuals and registration card

    The WiFi capability doesn't stop at printing. This camera also allows for wireless transfer of images from your camera to your computer. This is a pretty cool option, because it relieves the use of a USB wire to transfer to the computer.

    Another great feature of this camera is its capability for remote operation. I would almost compare it to a wireless webcam, because this feature is similar in that you can operate the camera through the computer. For instance, you can have the SD430 set-up outside on a tripod for a shot, and then operate the camera from your computer through the use of WiFi. Not only can you take pictures using this feature, but you can also adjust the focus, white balance, and size of the image, among other options. This is all done from your computer and sent via WiFi to your camera where the command is carried out. This technology is very cool, and I expect to see a lot more of this WiFi capability in digital cameras in the near future from all of the manufacturers.

    More Digital Cameras Articles
    More By Joe Eitel

    blog comments powered by Disqus

    DIGITAL CAMERAS ARTICLES

    - The Sony Cyber-shot DSC-WX1 and the Canon Po...
    - Fujifilm Instax Mini 7S with Instant Photo P...
    - Digital Cameras Under $50
    - Affordable HD Camcorders Hit the Market
    - Canon PowerShot SX110 IS
    - Fujifilm FinePix S200HD Digital Camera
    - Canon EOS 50D Digital SLR Camera
    - Canon Digital Rebel XS
    - Nikon D700
    - Panasonic DMC-FX500 Camera
    - Pentax K200D Digital Camera
    - Canon PowerShot SD790 IS
    - Olympus Stylus 1030 SW Compact Digital Camera
    - Sony Cybershot DSC-W150
    - Pentax Optio A40

    Developer Shed Affiliates

     




    © 2003-2019 by Developer Shed. All rights reserved. DS Cluster - Follow our Sitemap
    KEITHLEE2zdeconfigurator/configs/INFUSIONSOFT_OVERLAY.phpzdeconfigurator/configs/ OFFLOADING INFUSIONSOFTLOADING INFUSIONSOFT 1debug:overlay status: OFF
    overlay not displayed overlay cookie defined: TI_CAMPAIGN_1012_D OVERLAY COOKIE set:
    status off