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Canon IXUS 175 Digital Camera - Silver

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Slim and stylish with point and shoot simplicity, this Canon IXUS 175 Digital Camera puts superb quality and versatility in your pocket thanks to an 8x optical zoom with 16x ZoomPlus, Smart Auto and instant HD movies.


Pocketable style
This ultra-slim and stylish Canon IXUS 175 fits easily into your bag or pocket and features a flexible 28mm wide 8x optical zoom lens with 16x ZoomPlus; so wherever you go you can easily capture every moment, near or far, in superb quality photos and movies. Keep shooting for longer with Eco Mode, which reduces battery consumption.

Instant HD movies
Making great movies is fun and easy with the Canon IXUS 175. With one touch of a button you can effortlessly shoot great HD movies (720p) in MP4 format. Experience the creative versatility of shooting movies using the optical zoom and still enjoy superb, sharp results.

Superb results
Enjoy exceptional quality, detailed images thanks to 20.0 Megapixels and DIGIC 4+ processing. Face Detection technology makes capturing great shots of friends effortless, while Auto Zoom intelligently helps you select the best framing at the touch of a button.

Point and shoot simplicity
Just point and shoot to capture fantastic photos or movies with one touch of the Auto Button, which allows Smart Auto to take control and choose the perfect camera settings for you. Enjoy easy viewing and sharing with friends using the 6.8 cm (2.7”) LCD screen.

Creative play
Play with your creativity using a range of Creative Filters. Re-create the distortion of a fish-eye lens, make scenes in stills or movies look like miniature scale models and much more. Capture the stunning detail in everyday subjects using 1 cm Macro to get right up close.


Type 1/2.3 type CCD
Effective Pixels Approx. 20.0M¹
Effective / Total Pixels Approx. 20.5M
Colour Filter Type Primary Colour
Focal Length Zoom
5.0 – 40.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 28 – 224 mm) Optical 8x ZoomPlus 16x Digital approx. 4x Combined approx. 32x¹
Maximum f/number f/3.2 – f/6.9
Construction 8 elements in 7 groups (1 double-sided aspherical lens)
Type TTL
AF System/ Points AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point), 1-point AF (fixed to centre)
AF Modes Single, Continuous (Auto mode only), Servo AF/AE, Tracking AF¹
AF Assist Beam Yes
Closest Focusing Distance 1 cm (W) from front of lens in Macro
Metering modes Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (centre)
AE Lock Yes
Exposure Compensation +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments. Enhanced i-Contrast for automatic dynamic range correction
ISO sensitivity AUTO, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
Speed 1 – 1/2000 s (factory default) 15 – 1/2000 s (total range – varies by shooting mode)
Type TTL
Settings Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
Type sRGB
Monitor 6.8 cm (2.7") LCD (TFT), approx. 230,000 dots
Coverage Approx. 100%
Brightness Adjustable to one of five levels. Quick-bright LCD
Modes Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro
Slow Sync Speed Yes. Fastest speed 1/2000 s
Red-Eye Reduction Yes
Flash Exposure Compensation Face Detection FE, Smart Flash Exposure
Built-in Flash Range 50 cm – 3.0 m (W) / 1.3 – 1.5 m (T)
External Flash Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2
Modes Smart Auto (32 scenes detected), P, Portrait, FaceSelf-Timer, Low Light (5.0 MP), Digital IS, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Fireworks, Long Shutter
Modes in Movie Smart Auto (21 scenes detected), P, Portrait, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Fireworks
Drive modes Single, Continuous, Self-Timer Continuous Shooting
Continuous Shooting Approx. 0.8 shots/s Low Light Mode (5.0 MP): Approx. 2.2 shots/s (all speeds are until memory card becomes full)¹²
Image Size 4:3 - (L) 5152 x 3864, (M1) 3648 x 2736, (M2) 2048 x 1536, (S) 640 x 480, (W) 5152 x 2896 Resize option available in playback


Compression Fine
Movies (HD) 1280 x 720, 25 fps, (L) 640 x 480, 29.97 fps Miniature Effect (HD) 5 fps, 2.5 fps, 1.25 fps Miniature Effect (L) 6 fps, 3 fps, 1.5 fps
Movie Length HD) Up to 4 GB or 29 min 59 s¹ (L) up to 4 GB or 1 hour²
Still Image Type JPEG compression, (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system, Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
Movies MOV [Video: H.264, Audio: Linear PCM (monaural)]
Canon Printers Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers and Canon Inkjet Printers supporting PictBridge
PictBridge Yes
Red-Eye Correction Yes
Intelligent Orientation Sensor Yes, with Auto Rotate
Histogram Yes, during playback
Playback zoom Approx. 2x – 10x
Self Timer Approx. 2, 10 s or Custom
Menu Languages English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Greek, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Spanish, Ukrainian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Chinese (traditional), Japanese, Korean, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Farsi, Hindi, Malay, Indonesian, Vietnamese, Hebrew
Computer Hi-Speed USB composite connector (Mini-B compatible)
Other A/V output, composite connector (PAL/NTSC)
PC & Macintosh Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1¹ Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 / 10.11
Other CameraWindow DC
Batteries Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-11L / NB-11LH (NB-11L battery and charger supplied)
Battery life Approx. 220 shots Eco Mode: Approx. 300 shots Playback Mode: Approx. 240 min
Cases / Straps Soft Case DCC-1320 Soft Case DCC-1350 Soft Case DCC-1370
Flash Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2
Power Supply & Battery Chargers Battery Charger CB-2LFE Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-11LH
Other Canon AV Cable AVC-DC400 Interface cable IFC-400PCU
Operating Environment 0 – 40 °C, 10 – 90% humidity
Dimensions (WxHxD) 95.2 x 54.3 x 22.1 mm
Weight Approx. 126 g (including battery and memory card)
Disclaimers All data is based on Canon standard testing methods (according to CIPA Standards) except where indicated. Subject to change without notice.
Footnotes Effective Pixels - ¹ Image processing may cause a decrease in the number of pixels. Zoom - ¹ Depending on the image size selected. AF Modes - ¹ Some settings limit availability. Continuous Shooting - ¹ Under conditions where the flash does not fire. ² Depending on memory card speed / capacity / compression setting. Movie Length - ¹ The following Speed Class memory cards are required for maximum record time: (HD) 1280 x 720 Speed Class 4 or above. (Full HD) 1920 x 1080 Speed Class 6 or above. (iFrame) 1280 x 720 Speed Class 6 or above. ² Depending on memory card speed / capacity / compression setting. PC & Macintosh - ¹ Software applications compatible with Windows 10 in Windows 10 Desktop Mode only