5.1-megapixel: The 12-megapixel Super CCD sensor allows you to capture pictures with exceptional image
quality, accurate details, and true-to-life colors.
Zoom: The 3x optical zoom lets you get up close before you take your shot, and the additional 5.2x
digital zoom lets you enlarge the details before or after shooting.
1.8" LCD: Frame your shot, review images and access the menu using the 1.8" LCD screen.
Scene modes: Scene modes let you set your camera to the shooting conditions. There's no need to adjust
the camera manually—just choose a mode and start shooting. Modes include portrait, sports, night and landscape.
Movie mode: When a snapshot just isn't enough, you can record video clips directly to your memory card.
Memory: This digital camera comes with 12MB of internal memory, which stores around 4 pictures at the
highest resolution. Get the most out of your camera by adding a 512MB or larger xD-Picture Card™. How much memory do
Batteries: The A500 runs on two AA batteries. Digital cameras need a lot of power, so be sure to pick
up some rechargeable AA batteries and a charger for added convenience.
PictBridge-enabled: Simply connect the A500 to any PictBridge-enabled printer to print pictures
without a computer.