Canon PowerShot G1 X Review
Canon PowerShot G1 X specifications
|MSRP|| US: $799
|Sensor|| 18.7 x 14mm Canon high-sensitivity CMOS
Approx 14.3 million effective pixels
4:3 Aspect ratio
|Image sizes*|| 4:3
4352 x 3264
3072 x 2304
1600 x 1200
640 x 480
4352 x 2248
3072 x 1728
1920 x 1080
640 x 360
4352 x 2904
3072 x 2048
1600 x 1064
640 x 424
3264 x 3264
2304 x 2304
1200 x 1200
480 x 480
2192 x 3264
1840 x 2304
960 x 1200
384 x 480
|Movie clips|| 1920 x 1080 @ 24fps (Full HD)
1280 x 720 @ 30fps (HD)
640 x 480 @ 30fps (L)
iFrame Movide (HD)
Miniature Effect (HD, L) 6fps, 3fps, 1.5 fps
|Maximum clip length||Up to 4 GB or 29 min. 59 sec. (FullHD & HD)
Up to 4 GB or 1 hour (L)
|File formats|| Still: JPEG (Exif v2.3 [Exif Print} compliant)
RAW (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition)
Movie: MOV [H.264 + Linear PCM (stereo)]
|Lens|| 15.1 - 60.4 mm (35mm equivalent: 28-112mm)
4x optical zoom
Construction: 11 elements in 10 groups (2 double-sided aspherical UA elements, 1 double-side aspherical element)
|Image stabilization|| Yes (Lens-Shift), 4-stop,
|Digital zoom||up to 4x (with Digital Tele-Coverter Approx 1.5x or 1.9x and Safety zoom), combined approx. 16x.|
|Focus|| Auto focus : TTL
- AiAF (Face Detection / 9-point)
- 1-point AF (Any position is available, fixed center or Face Select and Track)
|AF area modes|| Single
|AF point selection|| Manual selection using Flexizone AF/AE, Size (Normal, Small)|
|AF lock||Yes (on/off selectable)|
|AF assist lamp||Yes|
|Focus distance||Closest focus distance 20 cm (W)|
|Metering|| Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame)
Spot (center or linked to Face Detection AF or FlexiZone AF frame)
|ISO sensitivity|| Auto
|AE lock||Yes (on/off selectable)|
|Exposure compensation|| +/- 3EV in 1/3 stop increments
Enhanced i-Contrast for automatic dynamic range correction
ND Filter (3 stop)
|AE Bracketing|| 1/3 - 2EV in 1/3 stop increments|
|Shutter speed|| 1 - 1/4000 sec (Factory default)
60-1/4000 sec (Total range - varies by shooting mode)
|Modes|| Smart Auto (32 scenes detected)
Shutter Priority AE
Aperture Priority AE
Custom (2 modes)
|SCN modes|| Movie Digest
Kids & Pets
Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Time, Face Self-Timer)
High-speed Burst HQ
Handheld Night Scene
• Stitch Assist
|Creative Filter|| High Dynamic Range
Toy Camera Effect
|Modes in Movie|| Smart Auto (21 scenes detected)
• iFrame Movie
|White balance||• Auto (including Face Detection WB)
• Mutil area WB correction available in Smart Auto
|Continuous shooting|| Approx. 1.9 shots/sec
AF: Approx. 0.7 shots/sec.
LV: Approx. 0.7 shots/sec. (until memory card becomes full)
High-speed Burst HQ: Approx. 4.5 shots/sec (up to 6 shots)
|• My Colors Off
• Black & White
• Positive Film
• Lighter Skin Tone
• Darker Skin Tone
• Vivid Blue
• Vivid Green
• Vivid Red
• Custom Color
|Flash|| Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Sync, Red-eye reduction
• Fastest speed
- 1/2000 sec (built-in flash)
- 1/250 sec (external flash)
- 1/4000 sec (external using high-speed synchro)
|Flash Exposure Comp.|| +/- 2EV in 1/3 stop increments
Face Detection FE compensation
|Flash details|| Flash exposure lock
Manual Power Adjustment (3 levels with internal flash. up to 19 levels with external EX Speedlites 270EX and 430EX. 22 levels with 580EX II)
Second Curtain Sync
Range (Auto ISO):50cm - 7.0m (wide) / 1.0m - 3.1m (tele)
|External Flash||E-TTL with EX series Speedlites, Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX, Macro Ring Lite MR-14EX|
|Viewfinder|| Real-image zoom
|LCD monitor|| 3.0 inch Vari-angle PureColor II VA (TFT)
Adjustable to one of five levels, Quick-bright LCD
|Connectivity|| USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
HDMI mini connector
AV out (PAL / NTSC switchable)
|Storage|| SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|Power|| Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-10L
Approx. 250 shots
Approx. 420 min. playback
|Accessories|| Soft Case SC-DC75, DCC-1800
Waterproof Case (40m) WP-DC44
Waterproof Case Weight WW-DC1
Lens Hood LH-DC70
Filter Adapter FA-DC58C (Compatible with Canon 58mm Filters: Circular Polarizing PL-C B, Neutral Density Filter ND4X-L & NDX8-L, Protect, UV, Softmat No.1 & 2)
Canon Speedlites (including 220EX, 270EX, 270EX II, 320EX, 420EX, 430EX,
430EX II, 550EX, 580EX, 580EX II)
Macro Twin Lite MT-24EX, Macro Ring Lite MR-14EX (Both require Macro
Light Adapter MLA-DC1)
Speedlite Transmitter ST-E2, Off-Camera Shoe Cord OC-E3, Bracket BKT-DC1,
Speedlite Bracket SB-E2
Remote Switch RS-60E3
AC Adatper Kit ACK-DC80, Battery Charger CB-2LCE
Canon HDMI Cable HTC-100
|Weight (with battery and card)||534g|
|Dimensions||116.7 x 80.5 x 64.7 mm|
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