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Canon PowerShot SX720 HS Camera Red

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS Camera Red

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Quicklinx: C2QSWS00 Mfr#: 1071C014AA


Travel light with a pocket-sized, connected powerhouse
A pocket-sized, connected travel zoom camera for those who want a versatile lens and powerful features to take on every trip

Pocketable yet powerful
Travel light with a pocketable camera that's easy to carry wherever you go

Zoom in on distant detail
Get closer to faraway subjects using the huge 40x optical zoom lens; get even closer without any loss of quality with 80x ZoomPlus

Great for ultra-wide shots
Capture dramatic landscapes or include everyone in group shots with 24mm ultra-wide angle

Sharp results every time
Enjoy sharp, detailed images thanks to an optical Image Stabilizer, which intelligently adapts to the scene and includes a specific Powered Image Stabilisation mode for steady shooting when using the long zoom

Keep your subject in the frame
Keep track of distant subjects and enjoy optimal framing at high zoom using advanced Zoom Framing Assist, which intelligently adjusts the zoom level to keep the subject in the frame

Realistic movies
Effortlessly shoot realistic Full HD 60p movies in MP4 format with one touch of the Movie Record Button

Short Clip Movie
Capture 4, 5 or 6s clips with slow and fast motion playback options using Short Clip Movie

Steady footage
Record incredibly steady movie footage at full zoom, when panning or on the move with 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS to counteract camera shake and Auto Level to ensure straight horizons

Manual control
Take your next step in creative photography with full manual exposure control

What's in the box?

  • PowerShot SX720 HS
  • Wrist Strap WS-800
  • Battery Pack NB-13L
  • Battery Charger CB-2LHE
  • AC Cable
  • User Manual kit



Product Description
Canon PowerShot SX720 HS - digital camera
Product Type
Digital camera - 1080p - compact
Memory Card Slot
SD card
Image Processor
Wireless Interface
Wi-Fi, NFC
Sensor Resolution
20.3 Megapixel
Max Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Lens System
Zoom lens - 40x zoom - 4.3 - 172 mm - f/3.3-6.9
Focus Adjustment
Automatic, manual
Min Focus Distance
5 cm
Digital Zoom
Image Stabiliser
Optical (Intelligent IS with 5-axis Advanced Dynamic Mode)
Camera Flash
Pop-up flash
LCD display - 3"
Supported Battery
1 x Canon NB-13L Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)
Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
Dimensions (WxDxH)
10.97 cm x 3.57 cm x 6.38 cm
270 g



Product Type
Digital camera - 1080p - compact
Enclosure Colour
Sensor Resolution
20.3 Megapixel
Optical Sensor Type
Total Pixels
21,100,000 pixels
Effective Sensor Resolution
20,300,000 pixels
Optical Sensor Size
Frame Rate (Max Resolution)
60 fps
ISO (Max)
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Image Processor
Image Stabiliser
Optical (Intelligent IS with 5-axis Advanced Dynamic Mode)
Built-in Optical Image Stabiliser
Face Detection
Print Standard
Direct print, DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support
Auto Focus
TTL contrast detection
Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
AE/AF Control
Subject-tracking AF
Face Detection
Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, Wink Self-timer, Smile Shutter
Digital Video Format
H.264, iFrame
Image Recording Format
Max Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Auto Focus Features
Focus Peaking function
Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0, IEEE 802.11b/g/n, NFC (Near Field Communication)
Computer Connectivity
Mac, Windows

Exposure & White Balance

Light Sensitivity
ISO 100, ISO 800, ISO 400, ISO 200, ISO 80, ISO 1600, ISO 3200, ISO auto
Exposure Metering
Evaluative, centre-weighted, spot
Exposure Modes
Programme, automatic, manual, aperture-priority, shutter-priority
Shooting Programs
Portrait mode, fireworks, low light, sports mode, smart shutter, handheld night scene
Special Effects
Black & White, Sepia, Neutral, Vivid, fisheye, soft focus, monochrome, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Green, vivid blue, Vivid Red, miniature, Positive Film, Toy camera, Posterisation, Super Vivid
White Balance
Custom, automatic, presets
White Balance Presets
Fluorescent, cloudy, tungsten light, daylight, fluorescent light (daylight)
Max Shutter Speed
1/3200 sec
Min Shutter Speed
15 sec
Exposure Compensation
±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
X-sync Speed
1/2000 sec

Lens System

Zoom lens - 40x zoom - 4.3 - 172 mm - f/3.3-6.9
Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
24 - 960mm
Focus Adjustment
Automatic, manual
Min Focus Distance
5 cm
Macro Focus Range
Zoom Adjustment
Motorised drive
Lens Construction
10 groups / 13 elements
UD glass, built-in lens shield, aspherical lens

Camera Flash

Camera Flash
Pop-up flash
Flash Modes
Fill-in mode, slow synchro, auto mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction
Red-Eye Reduction
Flash +/- compensation
Effective Flash Range
0.5 m - 4 m (wide lens) , 2 m (tele lens)

Additional Features

Continuous Shooting Speed
4.6 frames per second, 5.9 frames per second
Self-Timer Delay
10 sec, 2sec
Additional Features
Built-in speaker, auto power save, digital image rotation, camera orientation detection, histogram display, AE lock, AF lock, cropping an image, resizing an image, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera red-eye fix, digital tele-converter, USB charging, Smart Flash Exposure, HS System, Zoom Framing Assist, Smart AUTO, Live View Control, GPS via mobile, Hybrid Auto


3" LCD display
Display Format
922,000 pixels
Display Form Factor
Display Features
Display brightness control


Microphone Operation Mode


Connector Type
USB 2.0 (mini-USB Type B) , HDMI output (19 pin micro HDMI Type D) , Composite video/audio output


Included Accessories
Battery charger, wrist strap


Battery Type
Canon NB-13L Lithium Ion - manufacturer-specific
1 x Canon NB-13L Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)
Battery Life Details
Photo shooting - 250 shots , Photo shooting - 355 shots (ECO mode) , Playback - 5 hours

Memory / Storage

Memory Card Slot
SD card
Supported Memory Cards
SD Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card
Image Storage
JPEG 5184 x 3888 , JPEG 5184 x 3456 , JPEG 5184 x 2912 , JPEG 3648 x 2736 , JPEG 3648 x 2432 , JPEG 3648 x 2048 , JPEG 2048 x 1536 , JPEG 2048 x 1368 , JPEG 1920 x 1080 , JPEG 640 x 480 , JPEG 640 x 424 , JPEG 640 x 360 , JPEG 3888 x 3888 , JPEG 2736 x 2736 , JPEG 1536 x 1536 , JPEG 480 x 480
Video Capture
H.264 - 1920 x 1080 p - 60 fps , H.264 - 1920 x 1080 p - 30 fps , H.264 - 1280 x 720 p - 30 fps , H.264 - 640 x 480 p - 30 fps

Dimensions & Weight

10.97 cm
3.57 cm
6.38 cm
270 g

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature
0 °C
Max Operating Temperature
40 °C
Humidity Range Operating
10 - 90%
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