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Canon PowerShot G1 X


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Manufacturer Canon USA, Inc.
Model name PowerShot G1 X
Date announced 2012-01-09
MSRP $799
Street price $599  See all prices
Official site PowerShot G1 X Homepage
 
Camera type Compact
Sensor size (type) 1.5" (CMOS)
Max still resolution 4352 x 3264 (14 Megapixel)
 
Zoom capability 4X optical + 4X digital
Focal length
(35mm equivalent)
28mm - 112mm
Max aperture F2.8 - F5.8
Lens mount
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Crop factor
(D-SLR/ILC only)
N/A
Autofocus Yes
AF-assist lamp Yes
Image stabilization
(Optical only)
Yes
Macro (min distance) Yes (20 cm)
 
Built-in flash Yes
External flash support Yes
Supports conversion lenses No
Supports underwater case Yes
 
LCD size 3.0"
LCD resolution 922,000 pixels
LCD position Rotating
Viewfinder Optical
Viewfinder mag.
(D-SLR only)
N/A
Viewfinder coverage N/A
 
Manual controls Exposure compensation, shutter speed, aperture, white balance, focus
ISO range 100 - 12800
RAW/TIFF support RAW
 
Movie mode (format) Yes (H.264)
Max movie resolution 1920 x 1080
Sound in movies Yes (Stereo)
Zoom usable in movies Yes
 
Storage method SD/SDHC/SDXC card (no card included)
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Storage capacity
(out of the box)
N/A
 
Battery used NB-10L (1)
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Battery life
(CIPA standard)
250 shots
 
Video output Yes
HDMI output Yes
USB output Yes (2.0)
 
Dimensions
(W x H x D)
4.6 x 3.2 x 2.6 in (116.8 x 81.3 x 66.0 mm)
Weight (empty) 17.4 oz (492 g)
 
Included software Canon Digital Camera Solution
 
Misc. notes Fancy version of the PowerShot G12 has a huge 1.5" CMOS sensor (that's larger that Micro Four Thirds!), an aperture range of F2.8 - F16, 14-bit RAW images, lots of manual dials, and much more.
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