Alan Rowan with the Canon PowerShot SX740 HS in front of mountains and a lake
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Canon PowerShot SX740 HS

The pocket-sized, compact travel zoom flagship featuring huge 40x optical zoom and amazing 4K movie resolution.

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Alan Rowan using the Canon PowerShot SX740 HS to photograph a stream

Discover the PowerShot SX740 HS

Mountaineer Alan Rowan shares his story and why the PowerShot SX740 HS is the perfect travel companion for him.

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Tell your story in 4K with a powerful 40x travel superzoom

With 40x optical zoom, superfast DIGIC processing and spectacular 4K resolution in a pocket-sized body, the powerful PowerShot SX740 HS is the ultimate ‘all-in-one’ solution to capture treasured moments in 20.3 Megapixel detail.

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Canon PowerShot SX740 HS

40x zoom in your pocket

Measuring just 39.9 mm deep, the PowerShot SX740 HS boasts a powerful 40x optical zoom and a 20.3 Megapixel CMOS sensor, plus DIGIC 8 for capturing high definition photos with ease.

Capture memories in stunning 4K

Capture memories in stunning 4K

Spectacular 4K movie resolution and 5-axis stabilisation capture treasured moments in incredible detail, even if you’re shooting on the move.

Picture-perfect compositions

Canon’s unique DIGIC 8 processor actively manages camera settings such as Zoom Framing Assist and Hybrid Auto so you can point and shoot with incredible results.

The Canon PowerShot SX740 HS photographing a girl in the woods

Fast shooting speeds

Never miss a moment with incredibly responsive shutter release and 10 fps continuous shooting, plus snap the perfect selfie with Self Portrait mode and a flip up LCD screen.

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Share and store photos with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth®

Advanced Bluetooth®, Wi-Fi connectivity* and Auto Transfer allows you to easily share and back-up photos to compatible smart devices or home PC to keep your memories safe.

Viewing photos taken on the Canon PowerShot SX740 HS on an iPad

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From colourful macros to misty mountain tops, here’s how Alan Rowan uses the Canon PowerShot SX740 HS to get the perfect nature shot.

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Alan Rowan stands on the side of a hill, with yellow gorse bushes, grassy fields and a river in the valley behind him. He holds a compact camera to take a photo of the natural view.
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What’s in the box

Digital Camera PowerShot SX740 HS (BK)

Wrist Strap WS-800

Battery Pack NB-13L

Battery Charger CB-2LHE

AC Cable (E)

User Manual Kit

Specifications

40x

40x

Optical zoom

4K

4K

Ultra High Definition

DIGIC 8

DIGIC 8

Powerful processor

5-axis

5-axis

Stabilisation

20.3 Megapixel

20.3 Megapixel

CMOS sensor

180 degree

180 degree

Flip up LCD screen

10 fps

10 fps

Continuous shooting

Bluetooth®

Bluetooth®

Always-on connectivity

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* Always-on connection between smart device and camera via Bluetooth® requires initial set up with Canon Camera Connect app. Stability of the Bluetooth® connection depends on model of smart device and other environmental factors. The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned by the Bluetooth® SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by Canon Inc. is under license. Other trademarks and trade names are those of their respective owners. Compatible smart device requires Bluetooth® version 4 (or later) and running iOS 8.4 (or later) or Android 5.0 (or later) with latest Canon Camera Connect app installed (available from Apple App Store or Google Play store).