PowerShot A630[]

The Canon PowerShot A630 was released in September 2006. It is based on the Digic II platform and features the VxWorks OS.


CHDK is available for the Powershot A630 with firmware version 1.00C from the Download page

Reviews and Specifications[]

Technical Data[]

  • 8 Megapixel CCD Sony ICX476(?)
  • F2.8-4.1, 4X optical zoom lens, 35-140mm (equiv.)
  • Flip-out, rotating 2.5" LCD display
  • DIGIC II processor
  • ISO range 80-800
  • Max resolution: 3264 x 2448
  • AF-assist lamp
  • Full manual controls
  • Can record movies at 640 x 480 (30 frames/second)
  • Support for conversion lenses, external slave flash, and underwater case
  • Uses four AA batteries
  • Uses SD/MMC memory cards

For developers[]

Firmware dumps[]


Download location for firmware dumps:
P&S firmware dumps mirror