CONTACT US AT 800-321-4726

PowerShot SX280 HS Digital Camera (Red)

MFR Part #: 8225B001
Samy's Part #: S-024320
This Item Is No Longer Available




Items Included

Rate & Review


The Canon PowerShot SX280 HS Digital Camera is a super-charged SX-series model featuring Canon's very latest proprietary processor, the DIGIC 6 Image Processor, for improved performance and exceptional clarity in low-light scenarios. The camera makes it easy to show off your high quality images and video wherever you are, with enhanced built-in Wi-Fi technology that lets you share photos with comments on social networking sites - even within specific groups. Capture everything from quick snaps to artistic images with a powerful 20x Optical Zoom and 25mm Wide-Angle lens, with Optical Image Stabilizer to reduce blur throughout the zoom range. Even low-light images impress with the Canon HS SYSTEM: a combination of a 12.1 Megapixel CMOS sensor and the new DIGIC 6 Image Processor.

Preserve memories in ultra-smooth 1080p/60p Full HD video with the amazing processing power of the DIGIC 6 Image Processor, which also enables enhanced Dynamic IS for reduced blur, plus video recording in the easy-to-share MP4 format. The camera also gives you access to extraordinary imaging capabilities with Smart AUTO that recognizes 58 predefined scenes, Face ID that adjusts focus and exposure for your loved ones, and Intelligent IS that dramatically reduces camera shake. New Hybrid Auto creates an optimized "highlight reel" of your day, while built-in GPS records the location and local time, making the PowerShot SX280 HS a perfect travel camera, ready to share the spectacular images you'll capture!

  • 12.1MP High Sensitivity CMOS Sensor - The 12.1MP CMOS sensor provides clear images with accurate colors and sharp details.
  • DIGIC 6 Image Processor - The DIGIC 6, combined with the 12.1 CMOS sensor, create the Canon HS System which delivers sharp images, improved low-light performance, accurate autofocus and fast performance and response times.
  • Full HD 1080p Video Capture at 60fps - The SX280 HS supports Full HD 1080p video shooting and offers 60fps shooting for smooth, cinema-like imaging.
  • Built-in Wi-Fi - Built-in Wi-Fi allows one button transfer of images to your computer and by installing the free Canon CameraWindow app you can instantly send images to your smartphone or tablet and share on social networking sites. Wi-Fi also enables remote camera control via your smartphone and automatic backup of your photos and videos.
  • 20x Optical Zoom Lens - The SX280 HS features a 20x optical zoom lens with a 35mm focal length equivalent of 25-500mm. This powerful zoom lens provides coverage from true wide-angle to super telephoto, enabling you to shoot in any situation.
  • Optical Image Stabilization and Intelligent IS - Canon's Image Stabilization system offers compensation for camera shake and helps to create clear images even when shooting in low light and at long focal lengths. Intelligent IS automatically chooses from six different modes to optimize image stabilization for each shooting condition.
  • Smart AUTO and Hybrid Auto - Smart AUTO intelligently selects the proper camera settings based on 58 pre-defined shooting situations and Hybrid Auto utilizes a combination of Smart AUTO and Intelligent IS to create a beautiful and steady 720p HD video clip (up to approximately 4 seconds) in Movie Digest mode every time you shoot a still image.
  • Face ID - The Face ID function recognizes when you are taking portraits or group shots and automatically adjusts the cameras settings for optimal focus and exposure.
  • GPS Tracker - GPS tracker that records the location where you shot each photo and a logger lets you view the locations on a map using Canon software.
Digital Point and Shoot Information
Sensor 1/2.3" CMOS
ISO Sensitivity 80-6400
Shutter Speeds 1-1/3200 sec
Exposure Modes Manual Exposure, Program Shift, Safety Shift, AE Lock
Dimensions 4.2 x 2.5 x 1.3" / 106.7 x 63.5 x 33.0 mm
Weight 8.2 oz / 232 g
Video 720 HD
Color Red
Optical Zoom 20x
Effective Megapixels 12.1
Battery Type NB-6L Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack
Flash Yes
Compatible Memory Card SD, SDHC, SDXC
Viewfinder LCD
LCD Monitor Type TFT Color LCD with wide viewing angle
LCD Screen Size 3.0"
Lens Focal Length 4.5-90 mm (35 mm equivalent: 25-500 mm)
Lens Aperture f/3.5 (W) - 6.8 (T)
Movie Mode Yes
White Balance Modes Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Underwater, Custom
Continuous Shooting Speed Up to 14 fps
Image Stabilization Optical
  • NB-6L Lithium-Ion Battery Pack (3.7v, 1000mAh)
  • CB-2LY Battery Charger for Canon NB-6L Lithium-Ion Battery
  • IFC-400PCU USB Interface Cable
  • Wrist Strap WS-DC11
  • Solution Disk V143
  • Limited 1-year Warranty
Be the First to write a Review.
See any errors? Let us know.
Copyright © 2017 Samy's Camera All rights reserved. Terms & Conditions | Privacy & Security Policy
Price, images, specifications and descriptions of items are subject to change without notice. We are not responsible for typographical or photographical errors. Rebates & conditions, and expiration dates from manufacturers are subject to their authorization.