Resolution: The PowerShot S5 IS offers 8.0 megapixels of resolution, allowing you to crop and change photos without sacrificing image quality, even with larger size images.
Optical Zoom: With a 12x optical zoom lens, you can catch everything on camera, near and far.
DIGIC III Processor: This beautiful little piece of technology offers better image quality, longer battery life, and faster camera operation. Add facial recognition and enhanced autofocus capabilities and this camera is hard to beat.
Bye-bye Red Eye: Both Red Eye Reduction and Red Eye Correction functions mean no more “demon eyes" on Aunt Mabel at Thanksgiving.
Autofocus and Face Recognition: The autofocus feature allows you to take roughly 1 shot per second and, with built-in face recognition, focussing on your subject is a breeze.
Settings: The PowerShot S5 IS has a wide range of color features, allowing you to shoot in regular color, black and white, even sepia, or you can accent one part of the color spectrum. A selection of automatic settings for portraits, landscapes, night time, close up and sport shots makes taking pictures even easier, wherever you are.
Video: A movie function allows you to record and edit brief movie segments (up to 4 GB or 1 hour).