Go Far & Beyond
With its incredible 65x Optical Zoom, image stabilization of up to 5 stops and 4K video recording, the PowerShot SX70 HS camera has you covered. From fun-filled family moments to once-in-a-lifetime travels and adventures, capture everything including faraway sights, ultra-wide vistas and spectacular, frame-filling, close-up macro shots like never before with a PowerShot SX-series camera. A bright and detailed electronic viewfinder combined with intuitive controls enable you to capture incredible moments as the opportunity presents itself.
Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 65x Optical, 4x Digital and 260x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer
Image Capture Device
20.3 Megapixel*, 1/2.3-inch CMOS
* Image processing may cause a decrease in the number of pixels.
Approx. 21.1 Megapixels
Approx. 20.3 Megapixels
3.8 (W) - 247.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 21-1365mm)
Auto: 0.0 in. (0cm) - infinity (W), 5.9 ft. (1.8m) - infinity (T)
Normal: 2.0 in. (5cm) - infinity (W), 5.9 ft. (1.8m) - infinity (T)
Macro: 0.0 in. - 1.6 ft. (0 - 50cm) (W)
Electronic Viewfinder (Approx. 2,360,000 dots)
3.0-inch TFT Color Vari-angle LCD with wide viewing angle (4:3)
Approx. 920,000 dots
Aperture and Shutter
f/3.4 (W), f/6.5 (T)
15–1/2000 sec. (in all shooting modes)
Auto: ISO 100-800
P: ISO 100-3200
Light Metering Method
Evaluative, Center Weighted Average, Spot
±3 stops in 1/3-stop increments
White Balance Control
Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten Light, White Fluorescent Light, Flash, Custom, WB Correction
Auto, On, Slow Sync, Off
Approx. 1.6-21.3 ft. (W), 5.9-13.1 ft. (T)
Approx. 50.0cm - 5.0m (W), 2.0-2.5m (T)
M, Av, Tv, P, Auto, Standard, Vivid, Neutral, B/W, Sepia
Off / 2 sec. / 10 sec. / Custom
Built-in Wi-Fi® and Bluetooth®
High-speed Continuous Shooting in One-Shot AF mode: Approx. 10.0 shots/sec.
Low-speed Continuous Shooting in One-Shot AF mode: Approx. 3.0 shots/sec.
High-speed Continuous Shooting in Servo AF mode: Approx. 5.7 shots/sec.
Low-speed Continuous Shooting in Servo AF mode: Approx. 3.0 shots/sec.
Continuous shooting speed may become slower due to the following factors: Tv value, Av value, subject conditions, shooting environment, use of flash, ISO speed, zoom position.
SD/SDHC/SDXC and UHS-I Memory Cards
Design rule for Camera File system (DCF) compliant; DPOF (Version 1.1) compatible
Image Recording Format
Fine / Normal
JPEG Compression Mode
Still Image: EXIF 2.31 (DCF2.0)
Video: MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo))
Number of Recording Pixels
1) 16:9 – Large: 5184 x 2912; Medium: 3648 x 2048; Small: 2432 x 1368
2) 3:2 – Large: 5184 x 3456; Medium: 3648 x 2432; Small: 2432 x 1616
3) 4:3 – Large: 5184 x 3888; Medium: 3648 x 2736; Small: 2432 x 1824
4) 1:1 – Large: 3888 x 3888; Medium: 2736 x 2736; Small: 1824 x 1824
5) Panoramic shot – Horizontal, Maximum: 20960 x 2736; Min: 5184 x 2736. Vertical, 15744 x 3648; Minimum: 3648 x 3888
4K* 3840 x 2160: 29.97 fps
Full HD 1920 x 1080: 119.9 fps, 59.94 fps, 29.97 fps
HD 1280 x 720: 59.94 fps
*Shooting takes place by cropping pixels from the center of the sensor.
Playback Modes File
Protect, Rotate, Movie compression, Slideshow, Rating, Movie Playback, Highlight Alert, Movie Frame Grab*, Resize**, Cropping**, Tilt Correction**, Red-Eye Correction**
* 4K movies only.
** Applicable only to images taken with the same model.
HDMI (Type D)
Hi-Speed USB (Micro); direct connection to Canon SELPHY, PIXMA Photo Printers & PictBridge compatible printers
Battery Pack LP-E12
Number of still image shots (CIPA compliant):
Screen ON: Approx. 325 shots
Electronic color viewfinder On: Approx. 255 shots
Screen ON: Approx. 405 shots in ECO Mode
Video Recording Time (CIPA compliant):
Screen ON: Approx. 85 min.
Electronic color viewfinder On: Approx. 75 min.
Approx. 6 hrs.
Dimensions (W x H x D)
Approx. 5.00 x 3.58 x 4.59 in. / 127.0 x 90.9 x 116.6mm
Approx. 1.34 lbs. / 608g (CIPA standard)
Approx. 1.27 lbs. / 576g (Body only)
Delivery within 5 working days
We are offering free delivery on all orders over R300 anywhere in South Africa. For International Delivery please contact our team by email - firstname.lastname@example.org or call our online team on +27 23 347 7188
'Click & Collect' - Order online and collect in-store
Place your order online and collect from one of our 'Click and Collect' locations.
We currently offer collection from the following locations:
- Shop 4/5 at Q-Square, 72 High Street, Worcester, 6850
- Douglas Murray House, 18 Protea Road Claremont, Cape Town 7708
More locations to be available soon!
To be eligible for a return, your item must be unused, in the same condition that you received it, and in the original packaging within 14 days. Goods are to be shipped back to our store in Worcester at your own cost. Please do not send your purchase back to the manufacturer.
Gift cards are unfortunately not returnable.
Once your return is received and inspected, we will send you an email to notify you that we have received your returned item. We will also notify you of the approval or rejection of your refund.
If you are approved, then your refund will be processed, and a credit will automatically be applied to your credit card or original method of payment, within 14 days.
We only replace items if they are defective or damaged. If you need to exchange it for the same item, please contact us.
If the item was marked as a gift when purchased and shipped directly to you, you’ll receive a gift credit for the value of your return. Once the returned item is received, a gift certificate will be mailed to you.
You will be responsible for paying for your own shipping costs for returning your item. Shipping costs are non-refundable. If you receive a refund, the cost of return shipping will be deducted from your refund.
To complete your return, we require a receipt or proof of purchase.
Store Address: C/O Quénet’s Hunting and Fishing Shop 4-5, Q-Square, 72 High Street, Worcester, Western Cape, South Africa, 6850