Canon PowerShot S3 IS Manual

Canon PowerShot S3 IS Manual is aimed to fulfill the needs toward information of both technical or instrumental issue among this digital camera product especially for Canon PowerShot S3 IS.

When Canon PowerShot S3 IS was firstly released to the market?

Canon PowerShot S3 IS was firstly released in February, 2006. Even if it’s already released quite long time ago, but this product is still relevant for nowadays use, especially for you who likes retro camera kind of style.


Body typeCompact
Max resolution2816 x 2112
Effective pixels6 megapixels
Sensor size1/2.5″ (5.744 x 4.308 mm)
Sensor typeCCD
ISOAuto, 80 ,100, 200, 400, 800
Focal length (equiv.)36–432 mm
Max apertureF2.7–3.5
Articulated LCDFully articulated
Screen size2″
Screen dots115,000
Max shutter speed1/3200 sec
Storage typesSD/SDHC/MMC card
USBUSB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
Weight (inc. batteries)510 g (1.12 lb / 17.99 oz)
Dimensions113 x 78 x 76 mm
(4.45 x 3.07 x 2.99″)

How much the price when firstly released?

In the first release, It was $500 (old price at launch), and now, if you’re interested to own this compact digital camera device, you can get it in several online stores by paying $399.95 with 12x Image Stabilized Zoom (Discontinued by Manufacturer). This is the worth price for what’s offered by this Canon PowerShot S3 IS.

Canon PowerShot S3 IS Manual