Also part of the Canon’s new 2009 PowerShot line-up, the Canon PowerShot SD960 IS Digital ELPH Camera comes in four subtle hues, including silver, blue, pink and gold, and is equipped with a simple button layout, wide-screen 2.8-inch PureColor LCD II screen, new Active Display and an improved user interface which will intrigue both new and experienced consumers alike. Additional features include Smart AUTO, Blink Detection Technology, 12.1-Megapixel resolution, wide-angle lens (28-112 mm equivalent) and 4x Optical Zoom lens with Optical Image Stabilization. The camera can shoot 720p HD video and it has an on-camera HDMI connector for easy playback of video and photos on an HDTV. It is scheduled to be available in early March for an estimated retail price of $329.99. You can place a pre-order at Amazon from now on.
Technical Details: * 12.1-megapixel CCD captures enough detail for photo-quality poster-size prints * 4x optical zoom; 28mm wide-angle lens * HD movie shooting capability plus HDMI output * 2.8-inch widescreen PureColor LCD II screen; Face Detection * Compatible with SD/SDHC, MMC/MMC Plus/HC MMC Plus (not included)