What’s in the box?
– Digital Camera IXUS 185
– Wrist Strap WS-800
– Battery Pack NB-11L
– Battery Charger CB-2LFE
Portable and easy to use – With a depth of just 22.1mm, the IXUS 185 is extremely portable and with 32 auto scene modes it is extremely easy to use.
Great clarity – Enjoy great quality, detailed images and flexibly frame and crop your photos or create stunning poster sized prints thanks to a powerful 20.0 Megapixel sensor.
Great night / low light shots – With a highly sensitive (100-1600 ISO) sensor, powerful flash and image stabilization, the Canon IXUS 185 can capture stunning night, or low light pictures.
Versatile – With 8x optical zoom, 16x digital zoom, and digital image stabilization the IXUS 185 features great versatility in a pocket sized camera.
Long battery life – Great for day trips. The Canon IXUS 185 can take up to 285 shots from a single charge of the rechargeable Lithium-ion battery.
HD video recording – With a touch of a single button you can capture crisp and detailed 720p HD video at a smooth framerate of 25 frames per second.
Fun and creative filters – Get your creative juices flowing and have fun with a range of Creative Filters. Capture stunning everyday detail with 1cm Macro.
Image Sensor – Type: 1/2.3 type CCD
– Effective Pixels: Approx. 20.0M 1
– Effective / Total Pixels: Approx. 20.5M Image Processor
– Type: DIGIC 4+ Lens
– Focal Length: 5.0 – 40.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 28 – 224 mm)
– Zoom: Optical 8x, ZoomPlus 16x, Digital approx. 4x, Combined approx. 32x 2
– Maximum f/number: f/3.2 – f/6.9
– Construction: 8 elements in 7 groups (1 double-sided aspherical lens)
– Image Stabilisation: Electronic type (Digital IS Mode) Focusing
– Type: TTL
– AF System/ Points: AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point), 1-point AF (fixed to centre)
– AF Modes: Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE, Tracking AF 3
– AF Assist Beam: Yes
– Closest Focusing Distance: 1 cm (W) from front of lens in Macro Exposure Control
– Metering modes: Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (centre)
– Exposure Compensation: +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments, i-Contrast for automatic dynamic range correction
– ISO Sensitivity: AUTO, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, AUTO ISO: 100 – 800 Shutter
– Speed: 1 – 1/2000 s (Auto Mode), 15 – 1/2000 s (total range – varies by shooting mode) White Balance
– Type: TTL
– Settings: Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Cloudy, Light bulb, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom LCD Monitor
– Monitor: 6.8 cm (2.7″) LCD (TFT), approx. 230,000 dots
– Coverage: Approx. 100 percent
– Brightness: Adjustable to one of five levels. Quick-bright LCD available via holding INFO Button Flash
– Modes: Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro
– Slow Sync Speed: Yes. Fastest speed 1/2000 s
– Red-Eye Reduction: Yes
– Flash Exposure Compensation: Face Detection FE
– Built-in Flash Range: 50 cm – 3.0 m (W) / 1.3 – 1.5 m (T)
– External Flash: Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2 Shooting
– Modes: Smart Auto (32 scenes detected), P, Portrait, FaceSelf-Timer, Low Light (5.0 MP), Digital IS, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Fireworks, Long Shutter, Easy Auto activated by default
– Drive modes: Single, Continuous, Self-Timer
– Continuous Shooting: Approx. 0.8 shots/s, Low Light Mode (5.0 MP): Approx. 2.2 shots/s (all speeds are until memory card becomes full) 4, 5 RECORDING PIXELS / COMPRESSION
– Image Size: 4:3 – (L) 5152 x 3864, (M1) 3648 x 2736, (M2) 2048 x 1536, (S) 640 x 480 16:9/ W – (L) 5152 x 2896, Resize option available in playback
– Compression: Fine
– Movies: (HD) 1280 x 720, 25 fps, (L) 640 x 480, 29.97 fps
– Movie Length: (HD) Up to 4 GB or 29 min 59 s 6, (L) up to 4 GB or 1 hour 7 File Types
– Still Image Type: JPEG compression, (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system, Digital Print Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant
– Movies: MOV [Video: H.264, Audio: MPEG4 AAC-LC (monaural)]
– Red-Eye Correction: Yes
– Intelligent Orientation Sensor: Yes, with Auto Rotate
– Histogram: Yes, during playback
– Playback zoom: Approx. 2x – 10x – Self Timer: Approx. 2, 10 s or Custom
– Menu Languages: English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Greek, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Spanish, Ukrainian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Chinese (traditional), Japanese, Korean, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Farsi, Hindi, Malay, Indonesian, Vietnamese, Hebrew Interface
– Computer: Hi-Speed USB composite connector (Mini-B compatible)
A/V output, composite connector (PAL/NTSC)
Memory Card – Type: SD, SDHC, SDXC Supported
Operating System – PC and Macintosh: Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1 8, Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 / 10.11 / 10.12 Software
CameraWindow DC Power Source – Batteries: Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-11L / NB-11LH (NB-11L battery and charger supplied)
– Battery life: Approx. 210 shots, Eco Mode: Approx. 285 shots, Playback Mode: Approx. 240 min Accessories
The Canon IXUS 185 is a pocket-sized 8x zoom camera with a 20MP sensor. The camera is one of canon’s slimmest point and shoot’s and combines impressive image and video quality, unique creative features and enhanced connectivity enabling you to capture all of life’s exciting moments in an instant.