Canon IXUS 170

Canon IXUS 170 Price in USA

The IXUS 170 is a pocket-sized digital camera by Canon. It was released in January 2015. Canon IXUS 170 price in USA is 100.00 dollars (approximately). It will be available in black and blue colors.

Model IXUS 170
Brand Canon
Camera Type Digital Camera
Price (Approx) 100.00 USD
Color Black, Blue

Canon IXUS 170 Full Specifications


Lens Construction 9 elements in 7 groups (1 double-sided aspherical UA lens, 1 double-sided aspherical lens, 1 single-sided aspherical lens)
Focal Length 4.5 – 54.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 25 – 300 mm)
Maximum Aperture f/3.6 – f/7.0
Zoom Optical 12x
ZoomPlus 24x
Digital approx. 4x
Combined approx. 48x
Image Stabilisation Yes (lens shift-type), approx. 2.5-stop. Intelligent IS plus Enhanced Dynamic IS

Image Sensor

Sensor Type 1/2.3 type CCD
Effective Pixels Approx. 20.0 megapixel
Total Pixels Approx. 20.5 megapixel


Type TTL
AF Points AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point), 1-point AF (fixed to centre)
AF Modes Single, Continuous (Auto mode only), Servo AF/AE, Tracking AF
Closest Focusing Distance 1 cm (W) from front of lens in Macro
AF Assist Beam Yes
AF Lock Yes


Metering Mode Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (centre)
Exposure Compensation +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments
ISO Sensitivity AUTO (ISO 100 - 1600)


Type TFT LCD screen
Size 2.7 inches (6.8 cm)
Resolution Approx. 230,000 dots
Coverage Approx. 100%


Flash Type Built-in flash
Flash Range 50 cm – 4.0 m (W) / 1.0 – 2.0 m (T)
Flash Modes Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro
X-Sync Speed Yes. Fastest speed 1/2000 sec.
Red-Eye Reduction Yes


Modes Smart Auto (32 scenes detected), P, Portrait, Live View Control, FaceSelf-Timer, Low Light (5.0 MP), Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks, Long Shutter
Drive Modes Single, Continuous, Self-Timer
Continuous Shooting Approx. 0.8 shots/sec. (until memory card becomes full)

File Type

Image Type JPEG
Image Size (Pixels) [4:3] - (L) 5152 x 3864, (M1) 3648 x 2736, (M2) 2048 x 1536, (S) 640 x 480, (W) 5152 x 2896
Movie Type MP4 [Video: MPEG4-AVC / H.264, Audio: MPEG4 AAC-LC (monaural)]
Movie Size [HD] 1280 x 720 at 25fps
(L) 640 x 480 at 30fps
Movie Length HD: Up to 29 min 59 sec. (4GB)
L: Up to 1 hour (4GB)
Storage Type SD, SDHC, SDXC

Power Source

Battery Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-11L
Battery Life Approx. 200 shots
Eco Mode: Approx. 255 shots
Playback Mode: Approx. 300 min


Dimensions Approx. 99.6 x 57.6 x 22.6 mm
Weight Approx. 141 g (including battery and memory card)
Operating Environment 0 – 40 °C, 10 – 90% humidity

Other Features

Image Processor DIGIC 4+ with iSAPS technology
Shutter Speed 1 – 1/2000 sec (Auto Mode)
15 – 1/2000 sec (total range – varies by shooting mode)
White Balance Auto (including face detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
USB Hi-Speed USB (MTP, PTP) dedicated connector (Mini-B compatible)

Canon IXUS 170 Highlights

The Canon IXUS 170 features 1/2.3 type CCD image sensor and 12x optical zoom lens. The lens's design consists of nine elements in seven groups. It has a DIGIC 4+ image processor. It can record HD video at up to 25fps. Moreover, it has image stabilization technology. Which helps steady and smooth your footage, even when you're running. It is a huge advantage for handheld shooting. This digital camera's 6.8 cm LCD display makes it easy to compose and shoot images. It's a lightweight and compact camera, so it's easy to carry with you wherever you go.

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