The Canon PowerShot A550 is 7.1-megapixel digital camera with a 4x optical zoom.
== Identification and Background == The Canon Powershot A550 7.1 Megapixel Digital Camera with 4x Optical Zoom gives you an ISO 800 feature for expanded low-light shooting, a DIGIC II Image Processor with iSAPS technology to improve processing speed and image quality, and a fast frame rate movie mode to capture videos. This camera also comes with a 16:9 wide-screen shooting option for beautiful photos and a 2.0-inch LCD screen with 86,000 pixels of resolution for easy on-camera viewing. Powered by two "AA" batteries, you can take photos everywhere you go. == Troubleshooting == For diagnosing problems and fixing the camera, please refer to the [[Canon PowerShot A550 Troubleshooting|Canon PowerShot A550 Troubleshooting Page]] == Specifications == Type: Compact digital still camera Pixels: Approx. 7.1 Megapixels Lens Focal Length: 5.8-23.2mm f/2.6-5.5 Digital Zoom: 4x Autofocus System: TTL Autofocus LCD Monitor: 2.0 inch low-temperature polycrystalline Silicon TFT color LCD LCD Pixels: Approx. 86,000 pixels Maximum Aperture: f/2.6 (W) - f/5.5 (T) Shutter Speed: 15- 1/2000 sec. Exposure Sensitivity: Auto, High ISO Auto, ISO 80/100/200/400/800 White Balance Control: Auto, Preset (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H), Custom Normal Flash Range: 1.5-11 ft./45cm-3.5m (W), 1.5-7.2 ft./45cm-2.2m (T) Shooting Modes: Auto, Camera M, Portrait, Landscape, Special Scene (Night Scene, Foliage, Snow, Beach, Fireworks) Indoor, Kids & Pets, Night Snapshot, Movie Self Timer: Activates shutter after an approx. 2-sec./10-sec. delay, Custom Storage Media: SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, MultiMedia Card Power Supply: (2) AA-size Alkaline Battery Dimensions (W x H x D): 3.59 x 2.52 x 1.70 in./91.2 x 64.0 x 43.1mm Weight: Approx. 5.64 oz. / 160g (camera body only) == Additional Information == [https://www.amazon.com/gp/offer-listing/B000MFA1NE/ref=dp_olp_all_mbc?ie=UTF8&condition=all|Buy used on Amazon]