Capture precious moments at home or on the go with the PowerShot SX740 HS camera. The superb 40x Optical Zoom can make faraway subjects seem close, with the Optical Image Stabilizer helping to ensure sharp and steady results. For special, scenic memories, dive into the immersive world of 4K video recording for cinematic movies at nearly four times the resolution of Full HD. You can also flex your creativity with fun options like 4K Time-lapse Movies, Food Mode and more. Combining incredible zoom power with 4K video capabilities and a variety of inspiring features, the pocket-friendly PowerShot SX740 HS is ready to accompany you on your next event.
40x Optical Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer
Whether the action is happening right in front of you or far in the distance, the 40x Optical Zoom of the PowerShot SX740 HS has you covered. The camera's Intelligent Image Stabilization technology helps ensure that images and videos can be captured with clear and outstanding quality.
Zoom Framing Assistant
The Zoom Framing Assist function makes it easy to track a moving subject when the zoom lens is fully extended. Simply press and hold the Zoom Framing Assist button and the camera will automatically zoom out to help you locate your subject. Release the button to return the lens to its original zoom position, intelligently keeping the subject in focus until you're ready to capture the perfect close-up moment.
4K Video and 4K Time-lapse Movie
Capture 4K videos at a frame rate of up to 30p for super-high definition, cinematic results. Recording at almost four times the resolution of Full HD, you can see your subject in stunning clarity. Beautiful time-lapse videos can also be created in 4K simply and easily with the dedicated Time-lapse Movie mode. You can also harness the power of 4K frame cropping^ to extract still images from your video recordings. All of this is possible in-camera without the need for additional software.
Remote Shooting and Wireless Printing
Wireless capabilities also allow you to use your compatible smart devices with the Canon Camera Connect app* to remotely control the camera, which is useful for self-portraits and group shots or for shooting from a distance (as long as the camera is in wireless range).
20.3 Megapixel*** CMOS Sensor
The PowerShot SX740 HS camera features a 20.3 Megapixel*** High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor for powerful imaging performance. Utilizing a sophisticated light-capturing design, it provides high sensitivity for high ISO capture with reduced noise, delivering clear, detailed results even in low light. It also enables fast continuous shooting and fast autofocus for high-speed performance that helps you capture important moments.
DIGIC 8 Image Processor
The PowerShot SX740 HS camera features the DIGIC 8 Image Processor, which helps improve autofocus performance, enables you to shoot 4K UHD 30p video and aids with many other advanced features. It comes with an improved Auto Lighting Optimizer, which helps minimize blown-out areas by maintaining colour and detail in the bright parts of a photo. When set to High, it can even smooth the transitions between colours, helping you take impressively lifelike sunrise and sunset photos.
3.0-inch Tilt-type (180° up) LCD
Get a unique perspective on the world with the 3.0-inch tilt-type LCD of the PowerShot SX740 HS camera. The screen can be tilted upwards 180° to face all the way around to the front, letting you capture perfect selfies or frame your subjects from amazing perspectives.
High-speed Continuous Shooting at up to 7.4 fps (up to 10.0 fps with AF Lock)
With autofocus tracking on to help keep your shots sharp, you can maintain the speed and shoot at up to 7.4 fps – ideal for sports, wildlife, moving subjects or anything unpredictable. Whatever life throws at you, you’ll be ready to record it with a fast continuous shooting speed of up to 10.0 fps with the AF Lock feature on.
With its Feature Assistant function, the PowerShot SX740 HS camera can help you take advantage of its advanced features and create impressive photos with ease. By explaining and illustrating the camera’s shooting modes and their effects with sample photos of each mode, Feature Assistant encourages experimentation and provides guidance for creating amazing photographs.
Sensor Resolution: 20.3 Megapixel
Sensor: 1/2.3" CMOS
Video Resolution: 4K
Optical Zoom: 40x Optical Zoom
Minimum Focus Distance: 5cm (Macro: 1cm)
Continuous Shooting Speed: 10fps
Shutter Speed: 15sec - 1/3200sec
ISO Sensitivity: 100 - 3200
Screen Size: 3.0"
Recording Media: SD/SDHC/SDXC
Frame Rate: 4K: 30fps, 1080p: 60p, 30p
Power Source: NB-13L Li-Ion Battery
Dimensions: 11 x 6.3 x 3.9cm
What's In the Box
NB-13L rechargeable battery
CB-2LH battery charger
WS-800 wrist strap