Canon Powershot D10

The Powershot D10 was released on February 17, 2009 as Canon's first waterproof camera


CHDK is available for the Powershot D10 with firmware 1.00A and 1.00B from the Download page.


Powershot D10 Waterproof to 10m

D10 front

Powershot D10 Front

D10 back

Powershot D10 Back

Reviews and Specifications[]

Technical Data[]

  • Digic IV image processor
  • DryOS operating system
  • Waterproofing: 10 meters (33 feet), Shockproof: 1.22 meters (4 feet), Freezeproof: -10C (-14F)
  • Sensor: 12.1 million effective pixels, 1/2.3 CCD (6.16 x 4.62 mm, 0.28 cm²), 43 MP/cm² Pixel Density
  • Max image size: 4000 x 3000
  • 3x optical zoom lens 35-105mm (35mm equiv), F2.8 - F4.9, Image stabilization
  • 2.5 inch LCD, 230,000 pixels
  • ISO 80-1600
  • Standard Definition Movie Recording: 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30 fps)
  • Power: Lithium-Ion NB-6L battery
  • Weight (with battery): 190 g (6.7 oz), Dimensions: 104 x 67 x 49 mm (4.1 x 2.6 x 1.9 in)

Firmware info[]

The ver.req file is used to retrieve firmware information from the camera.

Ver.reg First Page Data: After holding down FUNCSET then press TRASH:

Canon PowerShot D10

Firmware Ver GM1.00A 
Feb 25 2009   18:42:06

Ver.reg Second Page Data: Subsequent press of TRASH (while still holding FUNCSET) reveals:

Adj. Ver. 004.010

Ver.reg Third Page Data: and another press of TRASH (while still holding FUNCSET) brings up this:

IS Firm Ver. 2.01
IS Param Ver. 2.00

vers.req Third Page Data: After holding down FUNCSET then pressing TRASH three times:

Total Shoot: XX
Zoom Retry Condition: 0
Mecha Condition: 0x00000000

ver.req or vers.req Fourth Page Data: After holding down FUNCSET then pressing TRASH four times:

Driver info: 0x00000000

CHDK specialities[]

  • DNG4PS-2 settings for manual conversion CHDK raw files to DNG images (forum post by reyalP): link

For Developers[]

Binary Encoding[]

Both diskboot and firm update loading are confirmed working.

Diskboot version 2
FI2 Digic IV

LED addresses[]

0xC0220130 Red
0xC0220134 Green
0xC0223030 AF Lamp

Firmware dumps[]


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


Porting has begun, thanks to forum member ES [1]

Current status: Builds are available from the autobuild server. Use the development thread for bug reports.