The new Canon Powershot ELPH 530 HS will be the first Canon camera with built-in Wi-Fi capabilities. That means you'll be able to wirelessly upload photos to the Internet as well as to transfer media directly to mobile devices.
The new camera uploads images to the Canon Image Gateway using a wireless network connected to the Internet. Canon's online service allows you to organize the photos and share them on Facebook, YouTube and Twitter.
The 530 HS will also let your camera wirelessly play with smartphones and tablets. In March, Canon will release the CameraWindow iOS app, so you'll be able to transfer your photos and videos from the 530 HS directly to an iOS device and vice versa. Canon plans to release a similar Android app in May.
Besides the new Wi-Fi features, the Canon Powershot ELPH 530 HS is identical to the Canon ELPH 520 HS we first saw last month. It's powered by Canon's new Digic 5 processor, which gives the camera speedier performance, and improved low-light shots compared to its Digic 4 predecessors. The 520 HS uses a 12x optical zoom, and shoots with a 10-megapixel, high-sensitivity CMOS sensor.