The purple PowerShot ELPH 360 HS Digital Camera from Canon is a sleek point-and-shoot featuring a 20.2MP 1/2.3″ CMOS sensor and DIGIC 4+ image processor.
The sensor and processor combination avails sensitivity to ISO 3200 and notable image quality, as well as 7.2 fps continuous shooting, to suit working in a variety of conditions, and, in addition to stills, also enables full HD 1080p video recording at 30 fps.
A 12x optical zoom lens provides a 25-300mm equivalent focal length range and an Intelligent IS image stabilization system helps to minimize the appearance of camera shake for sharper handheld imagery.
For composing imagery and reviewing your photos and movies, a large 3.0″ 461k-dot LCD is featured on the back of the camera and built-in Wi-Fi with NFC allows you to wirelessly share images to a linked smartphone or tablet.
Additionally, the ELPH 360 HS also features a range of creative features for compiling videos and stills or producing creative works in-camera, including Hybrid Auto, Creative Shot, and Story Highlights.
12x Optical Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer helps you capture images with flexibility and ease
The PowerShot ELPH 360 HS camera features a 12x Optical Zoom so spectacular shots are within your reach. You’ll love the flexibility it gives you when shooting with an amazing range of 25¬–300mm (35mm equivalent) in a slim, compact camera. Plus, the wide-angle lens captures an expansive image in each shot, adding depth, perspective, and grandeur. Landscapes, city scenes, family shots and more all benefit from the extra width. Whether you’re shooting wide group shots or zooming to the telephoto end, your images can be bright and clear.
Built-in Wi-Fi® and NFC allows for easy sharing and transferring of images and videos
Built-in Wi-Fi® technology helps provide on-the-go convenience when you want to share your photos and videos with friends and family. Easily post your images to social networking and media sites – Facebook®, Twitter®, YouTube™, Flickr®, and Google Drive™ – through CANON iMAGE GATEWAY* directly from your PowerShot ELPH 190 IS camera, or save them to the online photo album to share anytime, anywhere. The camera can also connect directly to both compatible iOS®** and Android™ devices***, and upload images via the free Canon Camera Connect app** without a computer. You can control the destination of your uploads to share with everyone or to select groups, and even add comments. Wi-Fi® capability makes posting in real time possible, so you can keep everyone up to date with photos and video even as events unfold. Wi-Fi® technology also allows you to transfer images to other Wi-Fi® equipped PowerShot cameras or print your photos directly to a PictBridge (Wireless LAN) certified printer. Thanks to the newly added Wi-Fi Button, you can now connect in both Shooting mode and a Playback mode for quick and easy operation. You can even turn on the camera and connect at the same time with just one press of the button, helping you get right to sharing and managing your files when you like.
Built-in NFC (Near Field Communication) Technology for Easy Wireless Connectivity
The PowerShot ELPH 360 HS camera supports NFC (Near Field Communication) technology for fast connectivity with a single tap. Simply touch the NFC icon on your camera to your compatible Android™ device***, and the Canon Camera Connect app** will launch automatically for quick, easy sharing of your images. Built-in NFC technology also makes it simple to install the app. If the app hasn’t been installed yet, once you touch the devices together for the first time, the download screen will display automatically.
20.2 Megapixel* CMOS sensor combines with the DIGIC 4+ Image Processor to help deliver stunning image quality even in low light
The PowerShot ELPH 360 HS camera employs a 20.2 Megapixel* High-Sensitivity CMOS sensor, which helps to deliver outstanding imaging performance and is optimized for use in compact cameras. Utilizing a sophisticated light-capturing design, it provides high sensitivity for improved high ISO capture with reduced noise. It is also designed to capture photos quickly and is capable of rapidly capturing and moving image data to the processor, enabling fast continuous shooting and autofocus.
Compact digital still camera with built-in flash, 12x Optical, 4x Digital and 48x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer
Image Capture Device
20.2 Megapixel, 1/2.3-inch CMOS
Approx. 21.1 Megapixels
Approx. 20.2 Megapixels*
* Image processing may cause a decrease in the number of pixels.
4.5 (W) – 54.0 (T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 25-300mm)
Normal: 2.0 in. (5.0cm) – infinity (W), 3.3 ft. (1.0m) – infinity (T)
Auto: 0.4 in. (1.0cm) – infinity (W), 3.3 ft. (1.0m) – infinity (T)
Macro: 0.4 in. – 1.6 ft. (1-50cm) (W)
Infinity: 9.8 ft. (3.0m) – infinity (W), 9.8 ft. (3.0m) – infinity (T)
3.0-inch TFT Color LCD with wide viewing angle (4:3)
Approx. 461,000 dots
Aperture and Shutter
f/3.6 (W), f/7.0 (T)
15-1 sec. (in Long Shutter Mode)
Auto, ISO 80-3200
Light Metering Method
Evaluative, Center-Weighted Average, Spot
Still Images: ±2 stops in 1/3-stop increments
White Balance Control
Auto, Daylight, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Custom
Auto, On, Slow Synchro, Off
1.6-13.0 ft. (W), 3.3-6.6 ft. (T)
50.0cm – 4.0m (W), 1.0-2.0m (T)
P, Hybrid Auto, Auto, Creative Shot, Portrait, Smile, Wink Self-Timer, Face Self-Timer, High-Speed Burst, Handheld Night Scene, Low Light, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Fireworks, Long Shutter
My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color
Off / 2 sec. / 10 sec. / Custom
Built-in Wi-Fi® and NFC
Normal Continuous Shooting in Auto/P modes: Approx. 2.5 shots/sec.
Normal Continuous High-speed Burst mode: Approx. 7.2 shots/sec.
- Under lighting conditions where the flash does not fire automatically.
- Excluding RAW and RAW+JPEG.
- Until memory card becomes full.
SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Cards
Design rule for Camera File system (DCF) compliant; DPOF (Version 1.1) compatible
Image Recording Format
Superfine / Fine
JPEG Compression Mode
Still Image: Exif. 2.3 (JPEG)
Video: MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Monaural))
Number of Recording Pixels
1) 16:9 – Large: 5184 x 2912; Medium 1: 3648 x 2048; Medium 2: 1920 x 1080; Small: 640 x 360
2) 3:2 – Large: 5184 x 3456; Medium 1: 3648 x 2432; Medium 2: 2048 x 1368; Small: 640 x 424
3) 4:3 – Large: 5184 x 3888; Medium 1: 3648 x 2736; Medium 2: 2048 x 1536; Medium: 2592 x 1944; Small: 640 x 480
4) 1:1 – Large: 3888 x 3888; Medium 1: 2736 x 2736; Medium 2: 1536 x 1536; Small: 480 x 480
Full HD 1920 x 1280: 29.97 fps
HD 1280 x 720: 29.97 fps
640 x 480: 29.97 fps
Number of Recordable Images
Approx. Number of Shots Recordable to 16 GB Memory Card
|Medium 1 (M1)
|Medium 2 (M2)
Note: SF=Superfine, F=Fine
Time of Recordable Movies
Total Movie Time Recordable to Memory Card
- The values in the table are based on Canon measurement conditions and may change depending on the subject, memory card and camera settings.
- After Low-level formatting.
||Frame Rate/Video System
||Recording Time per 16 GB Memory Card (Approx.)
||Single Clip Recording Time (Approx.)*1
||Movie Size (KB/sec.)
||Video Recording Bit Rate
|When Movie button is pressed in Auto
(1920 x 1080)
||1 hr. 8 min. 34 sec.
||29 min. 59 sec.
||Approx. 30 Mbps
(1280 x 720)
||3 hr. 58 min. 1 sec.
||29 min. 59 sec.
||Approx. 8 Mbps
|VGA (640 x 480)
||8 hr. 25 min.
||Approx. 3 Mbps
*1 Using an SD Speed Class 10 / UHS-I compatible memory card.
• Recording stops automatically once the file size reaches 4 GB or the memory card becomes full.
• The recording may stop unexpectedly if a memory card with a low-Speed Class is used.
Playback Modes File
List/Play Digest Movies, Favorites, Erase, Slideshow, Rotate, Album Playback, i-Contrast, Resize, Cropping, Red-Eye Correction, My Colors, Photobook Set-up, Scroll Display, Group Images, Auto Rotate, Resume, Transition Effect
Hi-Speed USB (Mini-B), HDMI (Type D); direct connection to Canon SELPHY, PIXMA Photo Printers & PictBridge compatible printers
Battery Pack NB-11LH
Approx. 180 shots
Approx. 265 shots in ECO Mode
Video Recording Time: Approx. 40 min.
Approx. 4 hr.
32-104°F / 0-40°C
Dimensions (W x H x D)
3.92 x 2.28 x 0.90 in. / 99.6 x 58.0 x 22.8mm
5.19 oz. / 147g (CIPA standard)
4.59 oz. / 130g (Body only)