Nokishita has posted an official Canon PDF showing the full specifications for the upcoming Canon PowerShot SX740 HS.

It would seem pretty obvious an announcement is just around the corner, but it looks like it will be announced on its own as the rest of the Photokina announcements will happen in late August or early September.

Full Specifications after the break.

Type 1/2.3 type back-illuminated CMOS
Effective Pixels Approx. 20.3M [14]
Total Pixels Approx. 21.1M
Aspect Ratio/Colour
Colour Filter Type Primary Colour
Type DIGIC 8
Focal Length 4.3 – 172.0 mm (35 mm equivalent: 24 – 960 mm)
Zoom Optical 40x ZoomPlus 80x

Digital approx. 4.0x (with Digital Tele-Converter Approx. 1.6x or 2.0x [1])

Combined approx. 160x

Maximum f/number f/3.3 – f/6.9
Construction 13 elements in 11 groups (1 Hi-UD lens, 3 UD lenses, 2 double-sided aspherical lenses, 1 single-sided

aspherical lens)

Image Stabilisation Yes (lens shift-type), Approx. 3.5-stop [13]. Intelligent IS with Dual Sensing IS plus 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS
Ultrasonic Motor (USM)
Type TTL
AF System/ Points Face & Tracking (9 points), Tracking, Zone, 1-point, Center
AF Modes One Shot, Servo, Continuous
AF Point Selection
AF Lock
AF Assist Beam Yes
AF Lock/AF Assist Beam
Manual Focus Yes, plus MF Peaking
Focus Bracketing
Closest Focusing Distance 1 cm (W) from front of lens in Macro
Metering modes Evaluative, Centre-weighted average, Spot (Centre)
AE Lock Yes
Exposure Compensation +/- 3 EV in 1/3 stop increments.
Exposure Compensation / AEB
ISO sensitivity 100-3200 in 1 stop increments
Speed 15 – 1/3200 s
Settings Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Custom.
Viewfinder / Coverage
Dioptre Correction
Eyepoint / Dioptre Correction
Monitor 7.5 cm (3.0”) LCD (TFT), approx. 922,000 dots
Coverage Approx. 100%
Monitor / Coverage
Brightness Adjustable to one of five levels
Modes Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro
X-Sync Speed Yes. Fastest speed 1/2000 s
Red-Eye Reduction Yes
Flash Exposure Compensation +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments.
Flash Exposure Lock Yes
Manual Power Adjustment 3 levels with internal flash
Second Curtain Synchronisation
Built-in Flash Range 50 cm – 5.0 m (W) / 2m – 2.5 m (T)
External Flash
Modes Smart Auto (29 scenes detected), Hybrid Auto, Creative Shot, Program AE, Shutter priority AE,

Aperture priority AE, Manual, Sports, SCN

Modes in Movie
Photo Effects
Drive modes Single, High-speed continuous, low-speed continuous
Continuous Shooting Max: One Shot AF approx 10fps, Servo AF approx 7.4fps
Image Size 4:3 – (L) 5184 x 3888, (M) 3648 x 2736, (S) 2432 x 1824

16:9 – (L) 5184 x 2912, (M) 3648 x 2048, (S) 2432 x 1368

3:2 – (L) 5184 x 3456, (M) 3648 x 2432, (S) 2432 x 1616

1:1 – (L) 3888 x 3888, (M) 2736 x 2736, (S) 1824 x 1824

Resize option available in playback

Compression Fine, Normal
Movies (4K) 3840 x 2160, 29.97/25 fps (Full HD) 1920 x 1080, 59.94/50/29.97/25 fps, (HD) 1280 x 720, 59.94/50 fps
Movie Length Up to 29 min 59 s [7]
Still Image Type JPEG compression, (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system 2.0, Digital Print

Order Format [DPOF] Version 1.1 compliant

Movies MP4 [Video: MPEG-4 AVC / H.264, Audio: MPEG-4

AAC-LC (stereo)]

Sound Files
Canon Printers Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers and Canon Inkjet Printers supporting PictBridge
PictBridge Yes (via USB or Wireless LAN)


GPS GPS via Mobile (via Canon Camera Connect app with compatible smart devices)
Red-Eye Correction Yes, during shooting and playback
My Camera / My Menu
My Category
Sound Memo
Intelligent Orientation Sensor
Histogram Yes, during playback
Playback zoom Approx. 2x – 10x
Self Timer Approx. 2, 10 s or Custom
Menu Languages English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Greek, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Spanish, Ukrainian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Chinese (traditional), Japanese, Korean, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Farsi, Hindi, Malay, Indonesian, Vietnamese, Hebrew
Computer Hi-Speed USB dedicated connector (Micro-B compatible)
Other HDMI Micro (Type-D) Connector
Computer/Other Wi-Fi (IEEE802.11b/g/n), (2.4 GHz only) [11]
Type SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS-1 Speed Class 3 compatible)
PC & Macintosh Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1 [18]

Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 / 10.11

For Wi-Fi connection to a PC: Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1

Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10

For Image Transfer Utility: Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1

Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 / 10.11

Browsing & Printing
Other Image Transfer Utility

Camera Connect app available on iOS and Android devices

Image Manipulation
Batteries Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-13L (battery and charger supplied)
Battery life Approx. 265 shots

Eco Mode: Approx. 370 shots Playback Mode: Approx. 240 min

A/C Power Supply Charging via USB available with Compact Power Adapter CA-DC30E [17] or other typical USB charging methods
Cases / Straps
Waterproof / Weatherproof Case
Soft Case / Waterproof Case PU Leather softcase DCC-2400 Black
Remote Controller/ Switch
Power Supply & Battery Chargers Compact Power Adapter CA-DC30E Battery Charger CB-2LHE

Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-13L

Other Interface cable IFC-600PCU
Operating Environment 0 – 40 °C, 10 – 90% humidity
Dimensions (W x H x D) 110.1 x 63.8 x 39.9 mm
Weight Approx. 299 g (including battery and memory card)
All data is based on Canon standard testing methods (according to CIPA Standards) except where indicated.
Subject to change without notice.
[1] Depending on the image size selected.
[2] Not all functions of the flash are supported.
[3] Under conditions where the flash does not fire.
[4] Depending on memory card speed / capacity / compression setting.
[5] 0 – 35 °C when NB4-300 is used.
[6] Some settings limit availability.
[7] The following Speed Class memory cards are required for maximum record time: (HD) 1280 x 720 Speed Class 4 or above. (Full HD) 1920 x 1080 Speed Class 6 or

above. (iFrame) 1280 x 720 Speed Class 6 or above.

[8] The shock resistant testing methods are unique to this product and do not guarantee against damage or malfunction of the product.
[9] Complies with the NMEA (National Marine Electronics Association of the U.S.) 0183
[10] GPS use may be restricted in certain countries or regions. Use of GPS should comply with the laws and regulations of the country and area in which it is being

operated including any restriction on the use of electronics.

[11] Wi-Fi use may be restricted in certain countries or regions. Wi-Fi support varies by device and region. For more information visit

[12] Sustained continuous shooting function requires compatible SDHC/SDXC UHS Speed Class 1 memory card, total number of frames captured varies depending

on shooting subject.

[13] Values at maximum optical focal length. Cameras whose focal length exceeds 350 mm (35 mm equivalent) are measured at 350 mm.
[14] Image processing may cause a decrease in the number of pixels.
[15] ISO sensitivity denotes Recommended Exposure Index
[16] Auto ND Filter not available in Movie Mode.
[17] Charging via USB requires Interface Cable IFC-600PCU (Sold separately) or similar cable with USB Micro-B to USB type-A connectors. Charging time varies depending

on the remaining battery power.

[18] Software applications compatible with Windows 10 in Windows 10 Desktop Mode only
[20] Sustained continuous shooting speed is tested based on Canon's testing standard. Function requires compatible SDHC/SDXC UHS-1 Speed Class 3 memory card, total number of frames captured varies depending on shooting subject, settings and

brand of memory card

[21] Equipped with Bluetooth® low energy technology. The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by the Bluetooth
[22] Bluetooth connection requires smart device to be equipped with Bluetooth version

4.0 (or later). Also requires smart device to be using operating system iOS 8.4 (or later) or Android 5.0 (or later) as well as latest version of Camera Connect app installed

[23] Not compatible with following PictBridge compatible SELPHY CP200/ CP220/ CP300/ CP330/ CP400/ CP500/ CP600/ ES1


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