Canon IXUS 185 Camera Silver 20MP 8x Zoom HD

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£ 82.17 ex. vat

Canon IXUS 185 Camera Silver 20MP 8x Zoom HD

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  • 20 Megapixel
  • Zoom with 16x with great quality
  • 720p movies
  • Auto mode with 32-scene detection
  • Colour: Silver

Product Description

Canon IXUS 185 Camera Silver 20MP 8x Zoom HD

Brilliant quality photos and HD movies are fun and easy with this chic, slim IXUS that has a versatile zoom and fits perfectly in your pocket.


  • Put point and shoot simplicity in your pocket with fantastic quality results using this slim and stylish 20.0 Megapixel IXUS with 8x optical zoom, 16x ZoomPlus, Easy Auto and instant HD movies. Have fun with easy creative modes.
  • Enjoy exceptional quality, detailed images of friends and family with 20.0 Megapixels and Face Detection. Add a date stamp to see the timeline of your memories.
  • Get fantastic results with one touch of a button using Easy Auto, which chooses the perfect camera settings for you - so all you have to do is concentrate on your shot.
  • Have fun with a range of easy creative modes. Re-create the distortion of a fish-eye lens, make scenes in stills or movies look like miniature scale models and more.
  • Making great movies using the creativity of the optical zoom is fun and easy. With one touch of a button you can effortlessly record creative, sharable HD movies (720p).


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+


  • 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)


  • 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


  • Speed- 1 - 1/2000 s (Auto Mode) / 15 - 1/2000 s (total range - varies by shooting mode)

LCD Monitor

  • Monitor- 6.8 cm (2.7") LCD (TFT), approx. 230,000 dots
  • Coverage- Approx. 100%
  • Brightness- Adjustable to one of five levels. / Quick-bright LCD available via holding INFO Button


  • Drive modes-  Single, Continuous, Self-Timer

Supported Operating System

  • PC & Macintosh- Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1 8/   Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 / 10.11 / 10.12

What's in the box:

  • Digital Camera IXUS 185
  • Wrist Strap WS-800
  • Battery Pack NB-11L
  • Battery Charger CB-2LFE
  • AC Cable
  • User Manual Kit

Technical Specification

Canon IXUS 185 Camera Silver 20MP 8x Zoom HD


Interfaces Provided Composite video/audio, USB 2.0
Optical Zoom 8x
Digital Zoom 4x
Product Type Digital camera - 720p - compact
Enclosure Colour Silver
Sensor Resolution 20.0 Megapixel
Optical Sensor Type CCD
Total Pixels 20,500,000 pixels
Effective Sensor Resolution 20,000,000 pixels
Optical Sensor Size 1/2.3"
Frame Rate (Max Resolution) 25 fps
ISO (Max) 1600
Image Processor DIGIC 4+
Image Stabiliser Electronic
Face Detection Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer
Print Standard DPOF support, Exif Print support
Auto Focus TTL contrast detection
Digital Video Format H.264
Image Recording Format JPEG
Max Video Resolution 1280 x 720
Interface Composite video/audio, USB 2.0
Computer Connectivity Mac, Windows


Connector Type USB 2.0 (mini-USB Type B) ¦ Composite video/audio output

Additional Features

Self Timer Delay 10 sec, 2sec
Continuous Shooting Speed 0.8 frames per second
Self-Timer Delay 10 sec, 2sec
Additional Features Date/time stamp, digital image rotation, camera orientation detection, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal, resizing an image, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, Smart AUTO


Resolution 230,000 pixels
Type 2.7" LCD display
Display Format 230,000 pixels
Display Form Factor Built-in
Display Features Display brightness control


Battery Type Canon NB-11L, Canon NB-11LH Lithium Ion - manufacturer-specific
Details 1 x Canon NB-11L Li-ion rechargeable battery - 680 mAh (included) ¦ 1 x Canon NB-11LH Li-ion rechargeable battery - 800 mAh (optional)
Battery Life Details Photo shooting - 210 shots ¦ Photo shooting - 285 shots (ECO mode) ¦ Playback - 4 hours

Exposure & White Balance

Light Sensitivity ISO 100, ISO 800, ISO 400, ISO 200, ISO 1600, ISO auto (100-800)
Exposure Metering Evaluative, centre-weighted, spot
Exposure Modes Programme, automatic
Shooting Programs Portrait mode, fireworks, low light
Special Effects Fisheye, monochrome, miniature, Toy camera, Super Vivid, Poster
White Balance Custom, automatic, presets
White Balance Presets Fluorescent, cloudy, tungsten light, daylight, fluorescent light (warm white)
Max Shutter Speed 1/2000 sec
Min Shutter Speed 15 sec
Exposure Compensation ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

Type Zoom lens - 8x zoom - 5 - 40 mm - f/3.2-6.9
Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera 28 - 224mm
Focus Adjustment Automatic
Min Focus Distance 1 cm
Zoom Adjustment Motorised drive
Lens Construction 7 groups / 8 elements
Features Built-in lens shield, aspherical lens

Camera Flash

Camera Flash Built-in flash
Flash Modes Fill-in mode, slow synchro, auto mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction
Red-Eye Reduction Yes
Features AF illuminator
Effective Flash Range 0.5 m - 3 m (wide lens) ¦ 1.3 m - 1.5 m (tele lens)


Microphone Operation Mode Mono


Included Accessories Battery charger, wrist strap

Memory / Storage

Memory Card Slot SD card
Supported Memory Cards SD Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
Image Storage JPEG 5152 x 3864 ¦ JPEG 5152 x 2896 ¦ JPEG 3648 x 2736 ¦ JPEG 2048 x 1536 ¦ JPEG 640 x 480
Video Capture H.264 - 1280 x 720 p - 25 fps ¦ H.264 - 640 x 480 p - 30 fps

Dimensions & Weight

Width 9.52 cm
Depth 2.21 cm
Height 5.43 cm
Weight 126 g
Weight Details Camera with battery and memory card: 126 g

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature 0 °C
Max Operating Temperature 40 °C
Humidity Range Operating 10 - 90%

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