Canon has refreshed its renowned PowerShot portfolio with three latest compact, high-end PowerShot digital cameras – Canon PowerShot S95, SD4500 IS and SX130 IS, which feature a new Canon High Sensitivity (HS) SYSTEM for enhanced low-light shooting experience, aiming to deliver crisp, sharp images while capturing at night or low light environment.

Highlights of Canon PowerShot S95 includes:

  • 10-megapixel CCD image sensor coplemented with DIGIC 4 processor
  • 28mm wide-angle f/2.0 lens with 3.8x optical zoom and Optical Image Stabilization
  • 720p HD video recording capability plus HDMI port
  • First Canon camera equipped with High Dynamic Range (HDR) scene mode
  • First PowerShot camera with Hybrid IS technology
  • Manual control ring adds more convenient for RAW shooting and manual controls

Highlights of Canon Power SD4500 IS includes:

  • 10 MP CMOS image sensor
  • 10x optical zoom lens with Optical Image Stabilization technology
  • Full (1080p) HD video capture at 24 fps
  • 8.4 frames per second burst mode
  • Super Slow Motion Video mode for recording at 240 fps

Highlights of Canon PowerShot SX130 IS includes:

  • Large 3.0-inch LCD screen
  • 12-megapixel image sensor
  • 12x optical zoom complemented with Optical Image Stabilization
  • 720p HD movie capture capability
  • Miniature Effect movie mode for added fun

“Image quality consistently remains a top priority at Canon and with each generation of PowerShot cameras, we look to build the features and technology that will best improve a customer’s experience with our cameras,” commented Yuichi Ishizuka, executive vice president and general manager for Consumer Imaging Group at Canon U.S.A. “New features, like the Canon HS SYSTEM for enhanced low light performance and high-speed shooting, helps consumers to capture images in dimly lit settings, further increasing the beauty of a moment.”

The new stylish, user-friendly Canon PowerShot S95, SD4500 IS and SX130 IS digital cameras are expected to be available starting later this month for around $400, $350 and $250, respectively.