Canon PowerShot G12

Announced Sep 14, 2010 •
10 megapixels | 2.8 screen | 28 – 140 mm (5×)
Price
Body type
Body type Compact
Sensor
Max resolution 3648 x 2736
Other resolutions 3648 x 2736, 3648 x 2432, 3648 x 2048, 2816 x 2112, 2816 x 1880, 2816 x 1584, 2736 x 2736, 2192 x 2736, 2112 x 2112, 1920 x 1080, 1600 x 1064, 1696 x 2112, 1200 x 1200, 960 x 1200, 640 x 480, 640 x 424, 640 x 360, 480 x 480, 384 x 480, 320 x 240
Image ratio w:h 1:1, 5:4, 4:3, 3:2, 16:9
Effective pixels 10 megapixels
Sensor photo detectors 10 megapixels
Sensor size 1/1.7" (7.44 x 5.58 mm)
Sensor type CCD
Processor Digic 4
Image
ISO Auto, 80, 100, 125, 160, 200, 250, 320, 400, 500, 640, 800, 1000, 1250, 1600, 2000, 2500, 3200
White balance presets 6
Custom white balance Yes
Image stabilization Optical
Uncompressed format RAW
JPEG quality levels Fine, Normal
Optics & Focus
Focal length (equiv.) 28–140 mm
Optical zoom 5×
Maximum aperture F2.8
Autofocus
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Single
  • Live View
Digital zoom Yes (4x)
Manual focus Yes
Macro focus range 1 cm (0.39)
Number of focus points 9
Screen / viewfinder
Articulated LCD Fully articulated
Screen size 2.8
Screen dots 461,000
Touch screen No
Live view Yes
Viewfinder type Optical (tunnel)
Photography features
Minimum shutter speed 15 sec
Maximum shutter speed 1/4000 sec
Aperture priority Yes
Shutter priority Yes
Manual exposure mode Yes
Subject / scene modes Yes
Built-in flash Yes
Flash range 7.00 m
External flash Yes (Hot-shoe)
Flash modes Auto, On, Off, Red-Eye, Slow Sync, Second Curtain
Continuous drive 1.1 fps
Self-timer Yes (2 or 10 sec, Custom)
Metering modes
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure compensation ±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
Videography features
Resolutions 1280 x 720 (24 fps) 640 x 480 (30 fps), 320 x 240 (30 fps)
Format H.264
Microphone Stereo
Speaker None
Storage
Storage types SD/SDHC/SDXC/MMC/MMCplus/HC MMCplus
Storage included Unknown
Connectivity
USB USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec)
HDMI Yes
Wireless Eye-Fi Connected
Remote control Yes (Optional)
Physical
Environmentally sealed No
Battery Battery Pack
Battery description Lithium-Ion NB-7L rechargeable battery & charger
Battery Life (CIPA) 370
Weight (inc. batteries) 401 g (0.88 lb / 14.14 oz)
Dimensions 112 x 76 x 48 mm (4.41 x 2.99 x 1.89)
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes
Timelapse recording No
GPS None
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