This Canon is a beutiful beast! It has different names in differen markets: Autoboy Zoom Super in Japan, SURE SHOT ZOOM XL in America and PRIMA ZOOM F in Europe.
Fully automatic zoom compact camera using an SPC (silicon photocell) for a triangulation AF system. The near-infrared beam for autofocusing is also used for AF assist in low light. Prefocusing is possible.
The 39-85mm f/3.6-7.3 lens has 9 elements in 8 groups and power zooming. The optical quality is comparable to Canon FD interchangeable lenses. A convenient, fixed-magnification mode is provided.
The direct zoom viewfinder gives a clear image area. The built-in flash’s Guide No. is 11.8 to 14.4 (at ISO 100 in m). It zooms automatically to match the focal length.
A high-end, high-performance compact camera full of features.
- Fully automatic 35mm Lens-Shutter autofocus camera with zoom lens
- 39-85mm f/3.6-7.3
- Direct zoom viewfinder with projected frames
- Fixed, built-in flash
- One 6 V 2CR5 lithium battery
- 161 x 150 x 78 mm, 1510 g (with batteries)