Boasting a massive 45x optical zoom, the Canon PowerShot SX430 IS gives you the ability to get up-close and personal images from far away as well as spectacular wide angle landscapes.It’s effortless to capture the moment using the 32 intelligent automatic modes and with a 20-megapixel sensor you can be confident your shotswill be high quality and suitable for large size printing.
20 Megapixel CCD Sensor
The Power Shot SX430 IS features a 20-megapixel CCD image sensor that enables you to get sharp images of your subjects, even when zoomed in close. By utilising a 1/2.3 type sensor the SX430 IS offers an excellent balance of depth of field, better low light performance and up-close macro abilities.
Huge 45x Zoom Function
With a diverse 45x optical zoom range the camera allows you to go from shooting wide angle landscape shots to long distance portraits or sports photography with the simple flick of a button. Now you can have the ability to capture different photography styles without even changing lenses.
The camera can also combine optical and digital zoom for a 90x zoom that doubles to 180x when combined with the built in digital teleconverter. This gets you closer to the action, even if your far away, so you can hone in to capture rich detailed imagery.
Optical Image Stabilisation
It’s easy to take advantage of the camera’s intelligent image stabilisation system to capture superb images with slower shutter speeds as well as smooth video footage that is still and sharp. The built -in lens optical stabilisation provides approximately 2.5 stops of shake reduction to hold your framing steady even at the cameras tele-photo zoom range.
High Definition Video
Featuring a dedicated record video button, the SX430IS capturesHD footage at 720p resolution at 25 frames per second. Perfect for filming family events and while on holiday the video functions allow you to capture moving images of your loved ones even when zoomed in.
Simple Smart Automatic Operation
Designed with ease-of-use in mind, the camera ensures you can take amazing spur of the moment images without needing to set the settings manually. Using 32 intelligent scene modes, the automatic function detects the type of shooting situation and selects the appropriate settings.
Enhance your Creativity
Various creative filters are built into the Canon PowerShot to help take your photography to new levels. By using classic black and white and vibrant colour modes and more modern fish-eye and toy camera filters as well as fireworks and miniature effects mode you can take unique shots directly on the camera.
Share your Images with Wi-Fi
The addition of a Wi-Fi connection makes it easier than ever to share your images with your smartphone so that you can send them to friends and family all over the globe. With the Canon camera connect app you can even remotely trigger the camera from your smart device for the perfect family photo. The camera also features Dynamic NFC for a quicker connection with compactible devices.
Perfect for Travelling
The Canon Power Shot SX 430 IS is a compact and complete camera system that weighs less than 325g while still offering the large zoom range and image quality of much heavier and bigger cameras. Its versatility makes it ideally suited for family and travel shooting and anyone can take create photos because of its simple auto modes.
1/2.3 type CCD
Effective / Total Pixels
4.3 – 193.5 mm (35 mm equivalent: 24 – 1080 mm)
Digital approx. 4x (with Digital Tele-Converter approx. 1.6x or 2.0x) (1.)
Combined approx. 180x
f/3.5 - f/6.8
12 elements in 11 groups (3 UD lenses, 2 double-sided aspherical lenses, 1 single-sided aspherical lens)
Yes (lens shift-type), approx. 2.5-stop (2.) Intelligent IS plus Enhanced Dynamic IS
AF System/ Points
AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point), 1-point AF (fixed to centre)
Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE (3.), Tracking AF
AF Point Selection
Size (Normal, Small)
AF Assist Beam
Closest Focusing Distance
0 cm (W) from front of lens in Macro
Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (Centre)
+/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments
i-Contrast for automatic dynamic range correction
AUTO, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600
AUTO ISO: 100 - 800
1 – 1/4000 s (Auto Mode)
15 – 1/4000 s (total range – varies by shooting mode)
Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Light bulb, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom.
7.5 cm (3.0”) TFT, approx. 230,000 dots
Adjustable to one of five levels.
Quick-bright LCD available via holding INFO Button
Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro
Slow Sync Speed
Yes. Fastest speed 1/2000 s
Flash Exposure Compensation
Face Detection FE
Built-in Flash Range
50 cm – 5.0 m (W) / 1.3 m – 2.7 m (T)
Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2
Smart Auto (32 scenes detected), Program AE, Live View Control, Portrait, Face Self-Timer, Low Light (5.0MP), Monochrome, Fish-eye Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Miniature Effect, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Fireworks, Long Shutter
6. 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.