The Canon PowerShot SX60 HS is Canon's most powerful SuperZoom yet! Boasting a huge 65x Optical zoom and 130x Zoomplus, equivalent to a huge 21-1365mm, it's never been easier to quickly and properly frame your subject from far away — perfect for travelers.
Premium Quality Images The combination of a 16.8 Megapixel CMOS sensor and DIGIC 6 processor, the PowerShot SX60 HS will deliver you sharp images and a beautiful reproduction of colour, every time.
The SX Grip
The SX60 HS features an easy to grasp, steady to hold grip. Connecting you to the camera, the development of this grip means there is minimal blurring from camera shake at high magnifications.
Exercise your creativity with a bucketful of creative filters such as Fish Eye effect, Miniature effect, Toy Camera effect, Soft Focus, Monochrome, Super Vivid and Poster effect — the perfect twist to your creative vision.
Connect & Share
With built in Wi-Fi and NFC you can instantly connect, share and transfer your images to your preferred device such as your smartphone, for simple and easy social media sharing.
1/2.3 type back-illuminated CMOS
Approx. 16.1M 
Effective / Total Pixels
Colour Filter Type
DIGIC 6 with iSAPS Technology
3.8 – 247.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 21 – 1365 mm)
Optical 65xZoomPlus 130xDigital Approx. 4x (with Digital Tele-Converter approx. 1.6x or 2.0x ).Combined approx. 260x
15 elements in 11 groups (1 double sided aspherical lens and 3 UD lenses)
Yes (lens shift-type), approx. 3.5-stop .Intelligent IS with 5-axis Enhanced Dynamic IS
Ultrasonic Motor (USM)
AF System/ Points
Face Detect, 1-point AF (any position, fixed to centre or Face Select and Track)
Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE , Tracking AF
AF Point Selection
Manual selection using FlexiZone AF/AE, Size (Normal, Small)
Yes, via customisable buttons
AF Assist Beam
Yes, plus MF Peaking
Closest Focusing Distance
0 cm (W) from front of lens in Macro
Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (centre or linked to Face Detection AF or FlexiZone AF frame)
Yes, via customisable buttons
+/- 3 EV in 1/3 stop incrementsManual and automatic dynamic range correctionAutomatic shadow correction
1/3 – 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments
100, 125, 160, 200, 250, 320, 400, 500, 640, 800, 1000, 1250, 1600, 2000, 2500, 3200AUTO ISO: 100 - 3200 (possible to set Max. ISO speed and rate of change)
1 – 1/2000 sec. (factory default)15 – 1/2000 sec. (total range – varies by shooting mode)
Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Flash, Custom 1, Custom 2Multi-area WB correction available in Smart AutoWhite Balance Compensation
Single, Auto Drive, Continuous, Continuous with AF, Self-Timer
Approx. 6.4 shots/sec until memory card becomes full with AF: Approx. 3.8 shots/sec with Live View: Approx. 4.6 shots/sec 
Recording Pixels / Compression
4:3 - (RAW, L) 4608 x 3456, (M1) 3264 x 2448, (M2) 2048 x 1536, (S) 640 x 48016:9 - (RAW, L) 4608 x 2592, (M1) 3264 x 1832, (M2) 1920 x 1080, (S) 640 x 3603:2 - (RAW, L) 4608 x 3072, (M1) 3264 x 2176, (M2) 2048 x 1368, (S) 640 x 4241:1 - (RAW, L) 3456 x 3456, (M1) 2448 x 2448, (M2) 1536 x 1536, (S) 480 x 4804:5 - (RAW, L) 2768 x 3456, (M1) 1952 x 2448, (M2) 1232 x 1536, (S) 384 x 480Resize in playback (M2, S)
RAW, Superfine, Fine
(Full HD) 1920 x 1080, 60 fps / 30 fps(HD) 1280 x 720, 30 fps(L) 640 x 480, 30 fpsSuper Slow Motion Movie (L) 640 x 480, 120 fps, (M) 320 x 240, 240 fpsMiniature Effect (HD, L) 6 fps, 3 fps, 1.5 fpsHybrid Auto (HD) 30 fpsiFrame Movie (Full HD) 30 fps
(Full HD & HD) Up to 4 GB or 29 min. 59 sec. (L and M) Up to 4 GB or 1 hour (Super Slow Motion Movie) Approx. 30 sec.
Still Image Type
JPEG compression (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system and DPOF ver. 1.1 compliant), RAW, RAW+JPEG
MP4 [Video: MPEG-4 AVC / H.264, Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo) recording level can be manually adjusted by user]iFrame
Canon Speedlite (including 270EX, 270EX II, 320EX, 430EX II, 580EX II, 600EX, 600EX-RT )Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2, Speedlite bracket SB-E2, Off-Camera Shoe Cord OC-E3
Remote Controller/ Switch
Remote Switch RS-60E3
Power Supply & Battery Chargers
AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC80, Battery Charger CB-2LCE
Interface cable IFC-400PCUCanon AV cable AVC-DC400STCanon HDMI Cable HTC-100
0 – 40 °C, 10 – 90% humidity
127.6 x 92.6 x 114.3 mm
Approx. 650 g (including battery and memory card)
Powershot SX60 HS
All data is based on Canon standard testing methods (according to CIPA Standards) except where indicated.Subject to change without notice Depending on the image size selected. Not all functions of the flash are supported. Under conditions where the flash does not fire. Depending on memory card speed / capacity / compression setting. Some settings limit availability. 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. Wi-Fi use may be restricted in certain countries or regions. Wi-Fi support varies by device and region. For more information visit www.canon-europe.com/wirelesscompacts Sustained continuous shooting function requires compatible SDHC/SDXC UHS Speed Class 1 memory card, total number of frames captured varies depending on shooting subject. Values at maximum optical focal length. Cameras whose focal length exceeds 350 mm (35 mm equivalent) are measured at 350 mm. Image processing may cause a decrease in the number of pixels.
* Specifications subject to change by the manufacturer without notice