Packing an awesome 12x optical zoom lens into a superbly stylish ultra-compact metal body, the Canon IXUS 1100HS delivers amazing shots in all lighting conditions thanks to its high-performance HS imaging system. Effortless touch screen control combined with Intelligent Auto makes shooting great images a total snap for anybody. Handheld Night Scene mode produces amazing night shots or have fun with the Creative Modes including Toy Camera and Miniature mode. With high speed burst, Full HD video as well as super slow motion movies, this camera puts advanced technology in your pocket.
Movie Feature - captures Full HD video with stereo audio up to 1920x1080 resolution at 24 frames per second. 12x optical zoom functions during video recording. Smart Auto and Miniature Mode is also available. Also features super slow motion video at 240 fps (frames per second). Recording length is up to 10 mins or 4GB file size for full HD*
* we recommend class 6 or higher memory cards for recording Full HD 1920x1080 video
1/2.3 type back-illuminated CMOS
Colour Filter Type
DIGIC 4 with iSAPS technology
5.0 - 60.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 28 - 336 mm)
Optical 12x. Digital Approx. 4x (with Digital Tele-Converter Approx. 1.5x or 2.0x and Safety Zoom¹). Combined Approx. 48x
f/3.4 - f/5.9
14 elements in 12 groups (1 UD lens, 1 double-sided aspherical lens, 1 single-sided aspherical UA lens, 1 light-folding prism)
Yes (lens shift-type), Approx. 4-stop (except with Touch Shutter). Intelligent IS
AF System/ Points
AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point), 1-point AF (fixed frame) or Touch AF with Object and Face Select and Track
Single, Continuous (only available in Smart Auto mode), Servo AF/AE¹, Touch AF
AF Point Selection
Size (Normal, Small)
AF Assist Beam
Closest Focusing Distance
1 cm (W) from front of lens in macro
Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (centre or Touch AF frame)
+/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments Enhanced i-Contrast for automatic dynamic range correction
AUTO, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200
1 - 1/4000 sec. (factory default) 15 - 1/4000 sec. (total range - varies by shooting mode)
Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
8.0 cm (3.2”) PureColor II Touch (TFT), 16:9 aspect ratio, Approx. 461,000 dots
Adjustable to one of five levels
Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro
Slow Sync Speed
Yes. Fastest speed 1/2000 sec.
Flash Exposure Compensation
Face Detection FE, Smart Flash Exposure
Flash Exposure Lock
Built-in Flash Range
30cm - 3.1 m (W) / 1.0 m - 1.7 m (T)
Canon High Power Flash HF-DC1, Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2
Smart Auto (32 scenes detected), P, Movie Digest, Portrait, Kids & Pets, Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer), High-speed Burst (3.0MP), Best Image Selection (3.0MP), Handheld Night Scene, Low Light (3.0MP), Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Color Accent, Color Swap, Beach, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter
Modes in Movie
Smart Auto (21 scenes detected), P, Portrait, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Color Accent, Color Swap, Beach, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, iFrame Movie, Super Slow Motion Movie
4:3 - (L) 4000 x 3000, (M1) 2816 x 2112, (M2) 1600 x 1200, (S) 640 x 480 16:9 - (L) 4000 x 2248, (M1) 2816 x 1584, (M2) 1920 x 1080, (S) 640 x 360 3:2 - (L) 4000 x 2664, (M1) 2816 x 1880, (M2) 1600 x 1064, (S) 640 x 424 1:1 - (L) 2992 x 2992, (M1) 2112 x 2112, (M2) 1200 x 1200, (S) 480 x 480
Resize in playback (M2, S, XS)* *XS is half the length and width of S
(Full HD) 1920 x 1080, 24 fps, (HD) 1280 x 720, 30 fps, (L) 640 x 480, 30 fps
Super Slow Motion Movie (L) 640 x 480, 120fps, (M) 320 x 240, 240fps Miniature Effect (HD, L) 6fps, 3fps, 1.5 fps iFrame Movie (HD)
(Full HD & HD) Up to 4 GB or 10 min. 00 sec.¹ (L) Up to 4 GB or 1 hour² (Super Slow Motion Movie) 30 sec.
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
MOV [H.264 + Linear PCM (stereo)] iFrame
Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers and Canon Inkjet Printers supporting PictBridge (ID Photo Print, Fixed Size Print and Movie Print supported on SELPHY CP & ES printers only)
Hi-Speed USB (MTP, PTP) dedicated connector (Mini-B compatible)
HDMI Mini Connector (HDMI-CEC compatible) A/V output (PAL/NTSC)
SD, SDHC, SDXC
SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEM
PC & Macintosh
Windows 7 / 7 SP1 / Vista SP2 / XP SP3 Mac OS X v10.5 - 10.6
Browsing & Printing
ZoomBrowser EX / ImageBrowser
PhotoStitch, Movie Uploader for YouTube, CameraWindow
Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-9L (battery and charger supplied)
Approx. 170 shots¹ Approx. 240 min. playback
A/C Power Supply
Optional, AC adapter kit ACK-DC70
Cases / Straps
Soft Leather Case DCC-1700
Canon High Power Flash HF-DC1, Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2
Power Supply & Battery Chargers
AC Adapter kit ACK-DC70, Battery Charger CB-2LBE
Canon HDMI Cable HTC-100
0 - 40 °C, 10 - 90% humidity
99.0 x 58.9 x 21.9 mm
Approx. 206 g (including battery/batteries and memory card)
¹ Depending on the image size selected.
¹ Some settings limit availability.
¹ Under conditions where the flash does not fire. ² Depending on memory card speed / capacity / compression setting.
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.
¹ Using the batteries and memory card format supplied with the camera (where included), except where indicated.
* Standard Output Sensitivity / Recommended Exposure Index.
According to ISO 12232:2006 (20th April 2006) which specifies the method for assigning and reporting ISO speed ratings for digital still cameras.
All data is based on Canon standard testing methods (according to CIPA Standards) except where indicated.
* Specifications subject to change by the manufacturer without notice
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