2,558 Brands 529 Categories All Departments
not yet rated review & rate

Product No Longer Available

Unfortunately Canon Power Shot A80 4MP Digital Camera Kit w/ 3x Optical Zoom is no longer carried by OpticsPlanet. You can also explore other items in the Digital Cameras category yourself to try and find the perfect replacement for you!

Canon Power Shot A80 4MP Digital Camera Kit w/ 3x Optical Zoom are no longer available. Please see our selection of Canon digital cameras here. For all other digital cameras please see this page.

Canon Power Shot A80 4MP Digital Camera Kit w/ 3x Optical Zoom Product Info

Canon PowerShot A80 digital cameras from - brand new with full USA warranty and Free S&H!

Canon A 80 digital camera is featuring a high-tech design with aluminum front cover and metallic handgrip, the Canon PowerShot A80 combines a sense of both the modern and the traditional. Despite its entry-level designation in Canon's digital lineup, the easy-to-operate, 4-megapixel PowerShot A80 is a surprisingly advanced model with sophisticated optics and manual controls. It also features a twisting LCD screen.

Optics and Resolution

The PowerShot A80 offers a 4-megapixel CCD sensor that produces images up to 2272 x 1704 pixels for photo-quality 11 x 14 inch enlargements. Other resolution modes include 1600 x 1200, 1024 x 768, and 640 x 480. The 3x zoom lens has a focal length of 7.8-23.4mm (equivalent to 38-114mm in 35mm photography). It also incorporates a 3.6x digital zoom for a total 11x zoom. The PowerShot A80 also features Canon's nine-point AiAF system for focusing accuracy, shutter speeds of 15 to 1/1,500 second, and fast sequence shooting at a rate of 2.2 frames per second (fps).

Canon PowerShot A80 digital camera Movie Mode

In addition to taking still photos, the A80 can also record up to 3 minutes of video with sound. It has two resolution settings: 320 x 240, and 160 x 120. You can record for up to 3 minutes per clip in either resolution. Note that you cannot use the optical zoom when in movie mode. The included 32 MB memory card can hold 91 seconds of video at the highest setting.

Canon PowerShot A80 digital camera - More Features

The PowerShot A80 has a 1.5-inch variable-angle LCD monitor that gives you even more shooting options. Turn the LCD monitor 180 degrees toward the front of the camera and the A80 will display your choice of a mirror image or a non-reversed image to give you a true view of your actual shot.

Canon PowerShot A80 digital camera is ffering a wider scope for photographic experimentation, Canon has also included manual, aperture priority, and shutter priority exposure modes. These modes are supported by a metering system that boasts evaluative, center-weighted average and spot options.

Canon's DIGIC (DIGital Imaging Core) processor ensures excellent color rendition and white balance for every shot, as well as super-fast auto focusing, noise-free imaging, and advanced flash exposure performance.

  • Shooting Modes: Auto, Creative (P, Av, Tv, M, Custom 1, Custom 2), Programmed Image Control Zone, Image (Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene, Stitch Assist, Movie)
  • White Balance Control: Auto, Pre-set (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent or Fluorescent H) or Custom
  • Built-in flash with auto, red-eye reduction, on/of, and slow sync modes; 10-second recycle time
  • Maximum Aperture: f/2.8/ 8.0 (W), f/4.9/ 8.0 (T)
  • Photo Effects: Vivid Color, Neutral Color, Low Sharpening, Sepia, Black & White
  • Continuous shooting mode: 2.2 shots per second with LCD and Large/Fine mode off
  • Self timer with 2 and 10 second options


Canon has introduced a series of printers designed to work directly with its lineup of digital cameras. Using these printers, no computer is required--simply connect the camera to the printer and start printing. Printers include Canon's bubble jet direct printers i900D and i960, and card photo printer CP-200 and CP-300. Of course, photos from your camera can also be printed on any home computer system with an inkjet printer, sent off for online processing, or simply enjoyed on your computer screen.

Canon PowerShot A80 digital camera Storage and Transfer

Images are stored on CompactFlash Type I memory cards; a 32 MB card is included. When shooting in Large/Normal mode, you can store 54 images on the included memory card. Images can be downloaded to either a Mac or PC via USB 1.1, which means the camera can be connected to any USB-based Windows Me/2000/XP and Mac OS 8.6 or later computer without installing any software.

Canon PowerShot A80 digital camera Power and Size

The camera is powered by 4 AA batteries (alkalines included, NiMH rechargeables recommended). It measures 4.1 by 2.5 by 1.4 inches and weighs 8.8 ounces (excluding battery).

Canon PowerShot A80 digital camera What's In The Box

This package includes the PowerShot A80 digital camera, 32 MB CompactFlash memory card, four AA alkaline batteries, USB and AV cables, and wrist strap. It also comes with ArcSoft Camera Suite and Digital Camera Solutions CD-ROMs with imaging software and USB drivers for Windows and Mac.

Inside the PowerShot A80's gleaming metal case are all the sophisticated Canon technology and advanced shooting features that put this camera in a class by itself. Exquisitely compact and simple to operate, yet remarkably affordable; the A80 allows anyone to create lively, memorable images straight out of the box.

High-Resolution 4 Megapixel CCD with High-Performance Features

Terrific image quality has never been easier. The PowerShot A80 has 4.0 megapixels. So colors are vivid; details, perfect. And the A80 is loaded with features usually found only on high-end cameras like the Intelligent Orientation Sensor to automatically display pictures right side up and the 14 Mode Dial that lets you shoot effortlessly, anywhere.

3.0x Optical, 3.6x Digital, 11x Combined Zoom

The PowerShot A80 features an authentic Canon 3x optical zoom for close-ups that amaze and inspire. This powerfully precise zoom lens has a total zooming range of 11x. And Canon has engineered it to ensure that zooming is fast and continuous, so nothing gets in the way of your fun.

Advanced Imaging Technology Improves Every Photo

Canon's exclusive DIGIC Imaging Processor takes the camera's 4.0 megapixel CCD to new heights. DIGIC delivers speedier processing, for greater agility, more accurate autofocus and highly natural image quality.

iSAPS Technology is an entirely new scene-recognition technology developed for digital cameras by Canon. Using an internal database of thousands of different photos, iSAPS works with the fast DIGIC Imaging Processor to improve focus speed and accuracy, as well as exposure and white balance.

Selectable 9-point AiAF and Single-Point AF

With the PowerShot A80 you've got choices. For super-easy, accurate focus there's center-point AF. Or opt for the camera's advanced 9-point AiAF system when subjects are away from center frame. Whatever you choose, you'll get sharply focused shots every time--whether you're holding the camera vertically or horizontally.

An LCD Monitor with a New Twist

The PowerShot A80 has a Variable-Angle LCD Monitor that gives you even more shooting options. Turn the LCD monitor 180-degree toward the front of the camera and the A80 displays your choice of a mirror image or a non-reversed image, to give you a true view of your actual shot. Now you can create brilliant pictures, no matter where you're standing.

Create Exciting 3 Minute Movies with Sound and Special Effects

Shoot, edit and playback sound movie clips right on your camera with the PowerShot A80's enhanced Movie Mode with PhotoEffects. The PhotoEffects tools include Vivid, Neutral, Low Sharpening, Sepia and Black & White. Your photos and movies will never be the same again.

Intelligent Orientation Sensor

Among the many convenient features of the PowerShot A80, the Intelligent Orientation Sensor can tell whether you shot your photo vertically or horizontally. It automatically adjusts AF, AE and white balance and makes sure that your photos are oriented correctly when you download them to your computer.

Canon Direct Printing


  • Bubble Jet Direct Photo Printers: For desktop large-format printing, try one of the Bubble Jet Direct Photo Printers which allow you to print directly in one of two ways: plug the compatible PowerShot camera into the Bubble Jet Direct Photo Printer using the supplied cable, or simply insert a memory card with supplied adapter. You can also connect the printer to your computer for more options. Print high resolution borderless images in post card size or 8.5" x 11" size within minutes.
  • Card Photo Printers: Card Photo Printers let you produce versatile fun credit card size prints or post card size prints in just three easy steps: connect, select and print. Control the printer right from your camera's LCD monitor. Prints Dye-Sublimated credit card size or post card size--fast. Bordered and borderless options are available. Available paper types let you create mini or credit card size labels. You can even take the CP-300 printer to a party or an outdoor picnic using its included battery.

Canon A80 Kit Contents:

  • PowerShot A80 Body
  • Wrist Strap WS-200
  • AV Cable AVC-DC100
  • Interface Cable IFC-300PCU
  • Digital Camera Solution CD-ROM
  • ArcSoft Camera Suite CD-ROM
  • Compact Flash Card FC-32M
  • 4 AA-type Alkaline Batteries

Canon Power Shot A80 digital camera Product Description

4-megapixel effective recording * 1-1/2" Variable-Angle color LCD viewscreen * real-image optical viewfinder * 3X optical/3.6X digital/11X total zoom * JPEG options: resolution up to 2272 x 1704; 1600 x 1200; 1024 x 768; 640 x 480 * DIGIC processor for true-to-life color reproduction * Movie Mode with sound (top resolution of 320 x 240; capture up to 3-minute clips) * autofocus * variable ISO (sensitivity) * auto exposure modes * manual exposure control * white balance control settings * shutter speed (15 - 1/2000 sec) * built-in flash * Exif Print 2.2-compliant * USB interface (1.1) * NTSC/PAL A/V out * 4-5/16"W x 2-3/4"H x 1-7/8"D * weight: 8.8 oz. (without battery & media) * warranty: 1 year


Canon A80 PowerShot digital camera specifications


  • Type of Camera: Compact digital still camera with built-in flash and 3x Optical / 3.6x Digital /11x Combined Zoom
  • Image Capture Device Type: 1/1.8 inch Charge-Coupled Device (CCD)
  • Effective Pixels: Approx. 4.0 million
  • Lens Focal Length: 7.8- 23.4mm, f/2.8- 4.9 zoom Lens (35mm film equivalent: 38- 114mm)
  • Digital Zoom: 3.6x
  • Focusing Range: Normal AF: 1.5 ft. - infinity/45cm - infinity; Macro AF: 2 in. - 1.5 ft./5cm - 45cm (WIDE), 9.8 in. - 1.5 ft./25cm - 45cm (TELE)
  • Autofocus: 9-point AiAF/ 1-point AF (Fixed to center)
  • Optical Viewfinder: Real-image optical zoom viewfinder
  • LCD Monitor: 1.5 inches amorphous sillicon TFT color LCD With variable-angle function
  • LCD Pixels: Approx. 67,000 pixels 521 (H) x 218 (V)
  • LCD Coverage: 100 percent
  • Maximum Aperture: f/2.8/ 8.0 (W), f/4.9/ 8.0 (T)
  • Shutter Speed: 15 - 1/2,000 seconds, Slow shutter of 1.3 sec. and more operates with noise reduction
  • Exposure Control Sensitivity: AUTO/ ISO 50/ 100/ 200/ 400 (Equivalent to ISO)
  • Light Metering Method: Evaluative/ Center-weighted average/ Spot
  • Exposure Control Method: Program AE/Aperture or Shutter-priority AE/Manual
  • White Balance Control: Auto, Pre-set (Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent or Fluorescent H) or Custom
  • Built-in Flash: Operation Modes: Auto, Red-eye Reduction On/ Off, Slow-Sync
  • Flash Range: WIDE: 1.5 ft. - 14 ft. (45cm - 4.4m), TELE: 1.5 ft.- 8.2 ft. (45cm - 2.5m), Macro: 9.8 in. - 1.5 ft./25cm - 45cm, (When sensitivity is set to ISO 100 equivalent)
  • Recycling Time: Approx. 10 seconds or shorter
  • Shooting Modes: Auto, Creative (P, Av, Tv, M, Custom 1, Custom 2), Programmed Image Control Zone, Image (Portrait, Landscape, Night Scene, Stitch Assist, Movie)
  • Self-Timer: Operates with approx. 2 sec. or approx 10 sec. count-down
  • Wireless Control: Not Available
  • Continuous Shooting: Approx. 2.4 shots/ sec. (Large/ Fine Mode and LCD monitor is Off)
  • Photo Effects: Vivid, Neutral, Low Sharpening, Sepia and Black and White
  • CompactFlash (CF) Card Type I
  • Print Order Format: Digital Print Order Format (DPOF) Version 1.1
  • Image Recording Format: Still Image: JPEG (Exif 2.2 compliant)
  • JPEG Compression Mode: SuperFine, Fine or Normal
  • Number of Recording Pixels: Still image: Large: 2,272 x 1,704, Medium 1: 1,600 x 1,200, Medium 2: 1,024 x 768, Small: 640 x 480, Movie: 320 x 240 or 160 x 120
  • Number of Recordable Images (Quality, File Size(KB), Resolution(pixels), 32MB Card, 64MB Card, 256 MB Card): Large / SuperFine - 2,002, 2,272 x 1,704, 14, 30, 123; Large / Fine - 1,116, 2,272 x 1,704, 27, 54, 222; Large / Normal - 556, 2,272 x 1,704,54, 110, 443; Medium 1/ SuperFine - 1,002, 1,600 x 1,200, 30, 61, 246; Medium 1/ Fine - 558, 1,600 x 1,200, 54, 109, 440; Medium 1/ Normal - 278, 1,600 x 1,200, 108, 217, 868; Medium 2/ SuperFine - 570, 1,024 x 768, 53, 107, 431; Medium 2/ Fine - 320, 1,024 x 768, 94, 189, 762; Medium 2/ Normal - 170, 1,024 x 768, 174, 349, 1,390; Small / SuperFine - 249, 640 x 480, 120, 241, 962; Small / Fine - 150, 640 x 480, 196, 393, 1,563; Small / Normal - 84, 640 x 480, 337, 676, 2,720
  • Time of Recordable Movie(Quality, Resolution(pixels), 32MB Card, 64MB Card, 128MB Card, 250MB Card): Movie / High - 320 x 240, 91 seconds, 183 seconds, 386 seconds, 735 seconds; Movie / Low - 160 x 120, 242 seconds, 486 seconds, 973 seconds, 1,954 secondsds
  • Playback Modes File: Single, Index (9 thumbnail images), Magnification (approx. 2.0x to 10x), Slide Show or Movie
  • Erase Modes: Still images: Single Image, All Images; Movie: Part of movie, All of movie
  • Computer Interface: Universal Serial Bus (USB) (mini-B jack)
  • Video Out: NTSC or PAL
  • Audio Out: Monaural
  • Power Source: AA-size Batteries (Alkaline, Rechargeable NiMH)(x4); Compact Power Adapter (CA-PS500) -- NOTE:adapter not included
  • Power Supply Shooting Capacity(Battery Type, Number of Shots LCD on, Number of Shots LCD off): AA ALKALINE - Approx. 250, Approx. 800; AA NIMH - Approx. 350, Approx. 1000
  • Playback Time: Approx. 280 minutes (under Canon's standard conditions*2 with full-charged battery)
  • Operating Temperature: 32 - 104 degrees F (0 - 40 degrees C)
  • Operating Humidity: 10 - 90 percent
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 4.1 x 2.5 x 1.4 inches / 103.1 x 64.4 x 34.7 mm (Excluding protrusions)
  • Weight: Approx. 8.8 ounces / 250 g (camera body only)
  • Windows System Requirements: Computer Model: IBM PC/AT compatible, OS: Microsoft Windows 98 (including Second Edition)/ Me/ 2000/ XP, CPU: Pentium 150MHz or higher processor (Windows 98/ Me/ 2000), Pentium 300MHz or higher processor (Windows XP), Interface: USB (Windows 98/ Me/ 2000/ XP pre-install model only).
  • Macintosh System Requirements: Computer Model: Power Macintosh, PowerBook, iMac, eMac or iBook, OS: OS 9.0 - 9.2 or OSX 10.1 - 10.2, CPU: PowerPC, Interface: USB (Models with Apple genuine USB interface only).

We also offer full line of 100% authentic Canon A80 digital camera accessories! Optional 9087A001 Canon WP-DC900 WATERPROOF CASE/UNDERWATER HOUSING for Canon A80 digital camera is available for $199.99 shipped. 6870A001 AC ADAPTER (ACK600)FOR Canon A80,A75,A70 digital cameras is $69.99.

Canon Power Shot A80 4MP Digital Camera Kit w/ 3x Optical Zoom Related Products

Canon Power Shot A80 4MP Digital Camera Kit w/ 3x Optical Zoom Unorderable Models

Canon Power Shot A80 4MP Digital Camera Kit w/ 3x Optical Zoom, MPN: 9026A001, Code: CA-CD-9026A001

Canon Power Shot A80 4MP Digital Camera Kit w/ 3x Optical Zoom Comments