Canon PowerShot SX70 HS

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS features 20.3MP CMOS Sensor, DIGIC 8 Image Processor, 65x Zoom Lens, 21-1365mm (35mm Equivalent), 2.36m-Dot OLED Electronic Viewfinder, UHD 4K Video Recording, 4K Time-Lapse, Image Stabilization, Built-In Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, Continuous Shooting up to 10 fps, Zoom Framing Assist.

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS

Canon PowerShot SX70 HS

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Product Overview
  • 20.3MP CMOS Sensor
  • DIGIC 8 Image Processor
  • 65x Zoom Lens
  • 21-1365mm (35mm Equivalent)
  • 2.36m-Dot OLED Electronic Viewfinder
  • UHD 4K Video Recording, 4K Time-Lapse
  • Image Stabilization
  • Built-In Wi-Fi and Bluetooth
  • Continuous Shooting up to 10 fps
  • Zoom Framing Assist

Characterized by its impressive reach, the PowerShot SX70 HS from Canon is a flexible point-and-shoot offering high-resolution imaging and a wide-ranging 65x zoom lens. The 20.3MP CMOS sensor pairs with the DIGIC 8 image processor to afford stills shooting at up to 10 fps for working with moving subjects, and also enables recording UHD 4K video content as well as producing 4K time-lapse movies. For working in a variety of shooting situations, the 65x optical zoom covers a wide-angle to super-telephoto focal length range, and is complemented by five stop-effective image stabilization to minimize the appearance of camera shake for sharper handheld shooting. Benefitting the imaging capabilities, this camera also incorporates a 2.36m-dot OLED electronic viewfinder for clear eye-level shooting and built-in Wi-Fi and Bluetooth permit seamless wireless control and sharing capabilities.

20.3MP CMOS Sensor and DIGIC 8 Image Processor

A 20.3MP CMOS sensor pairs with the DIGIC 8 image processor to realize notable image quality and speed to permit stills shooting at up to 10 fps, UHD 4K video recording, and in-camera 4K time-lapse movie creation. Together, the sensor and processor also produce clean image quality and enhanced sensitivity with minimal noise for working in difficult lighting conditions.

65x Zoom Lens and Image Stabilization

An expansive 65x optical zoom lens offers a wide-angle to super telephoto 21-1365mm equivalent focal length range to suit working with a wide variety of subjects. This extensive reach is complemented by a versatile image stabilization system that minimizes the appearance of camera shake by up to five stops.

Body Design and Wireless Connectivity

  • A 2.36m-dot OLED electronic viewfinder is available as a clear and bright means for eye-level monitoring.
  • Built-in Wi-Fi allows you to wirelessly share your photos and movies with a linked smartphone or tablet as well as remotely control the camera from the mobile device by using the Camera Connect app.
  • Mobile devices can also connect to the camera using Bluetooth for remotely adjusting settings and gaining a live view image from your smartphone or tablet. Bluetooth connectivity also allows you to use your smartphone's location data to geotag your photos, and the date can also be stamped on your imagery for easy reference.

Other Camera Features

  • Zoom Framing Assist automatically zooms in or out to keep a subject within the frame and in focus when using longer focal lengths.


  • MPN - SX70HS
  • GTIN - 4549292119206
3840 x 2160p: 29.97 fps
Effective Focal Length: 3.8 to 247mm (35 mm Equivalent: 21 to 1365mm)
Exposure Modes
Aperture Priority, Auto, Manual, Program, Shutter Priority
Flash Modes
Auto, Flash On, Off, Slow Sync
Video Recording
Video Clip Length
Up to 29 Minute 59 Second
Audio Recording
Built-In Mic: With Video (Stereo)
3.0" LCD Rear Screen Swivel (920,000 Pixels)
Screen Coverage
Image Sensor Type
1/2.3" CMOS
Total Pixels
Actual: 21.1 Megapixel
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom Magnification
Focusing Range
Wide: 1.97" to Infinity / 5 cm to Infinity
2, 10 Sec
Shooting Modes
Monochrome Natural Sepia Standard Vivid Color
Flash Range
Wide:1.64 to 16.40' / 0.5 to 5 m
Built-in Flash
File Formats
Still Images: JPEG
Max Resolution
5184 x 3888
Aspect Ratio
1:1, 3:2, 4:3, 16:9
Image Stabilization
ISO Sensitivity
Auto, 100 to 3200
Shutter Speeds
15 to 1/2000 Second
Exposure Metering
Center-Weighted, Evaluative, Spot
White Balance Modes
Auto, Cloudy, Custom, Daylight, Flash, Fluorescent (White), Shade, Tungsten, White Balance Adjustment
Continuous Shooting Speed
Up to 10 fps at 20.3 MP
Memory Card Type
HDMI D (Micro), USB 2.0 Micro-B
1 x LP-E12 Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack, 875 VDC, 7.2 mAh
Dimensions (WxHxD)
127.0 x 90.9 x 116.6 mm
608 g with battery and memory card