Canon PowerShot G1 X
Canon PowerShot G1 X
Top 55%1,123 points
Top 55%
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Canon PowerShot G1 X review: 57 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

14.3MP
Panono Camera: 108MP

2. sensor size

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
18.7 x 14mm
Polaroid Snap: 81.2 x 25.4mm

3. focus points

The more focus points the more flexibility in picking which part of the scene to focus on. They also give the image sensor a better probability in identifying the right area of the scene to focus on in more automatic modes.
9
Sony Alpha a7 III: 693

4. continuous shooting at high resolution

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
1.9fps
Olympus OM-D E-M1 Mark II: 60fps

5. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon PowerShot G1 X
27% have it

6. maximum light sensitivity

With a higher light sensitivity (ISO level), the sensor absorbs more light. This can be used to capture moving objects using a fast shutter speed, or to take images in low light without using a flash.
12800 ISO
Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR: 1640000 ISO

7. longer battery life

CIPA is an independent, standard measurement that determines how many shots a camera can take before the battery dies.
250shots
Nikon D3x: 4400shots

8. video recording (main camera)

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.
1080 x 24fps
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II: 2160 x 60fps

9. weight

534g
HTC Re: 65.5g

10. fastest shutter speed

A faster maximum shutter speed allows taking pictures of fast moving subjects without blur.
1/4000s
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 IV: 1/32000s

11. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon PowerShot G1 X
49% have it

12. dynamic range

The better the dynamic range the system captures a wider number of values from dark to light leading to more details in low and highlights. Source: DxOMark.
10.8Evs
Nikon D810A: 14.8Evs

13. pixel density

462ppi
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 2160ppi

14. has AF tracking

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
Canon PowerShot G1 X
72% have it

15. resolution

1108 x 831px
Panasonic Lumix DC-TS7: 5184 x 3888px

16. has a built-in HDR mode

It can automatically shoot pictures with a higher dynamic range (HDR).
Canon PowerShot G1 X
26% have it

17. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon PowerShot G1 X
25% have it

18. battery power

920mAh
Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6: 4360mAh

19. width

80.5mm
DxO One: 26.2mm

20. volume

607.81cm³
Fujifilm FinePix X-Pro1: 0cm³

21. height

116.7mm
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V: 39mm

22. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Canon PowerShot G1 X
45% have it

23. Can create panoramas in-camera

It allows you to take multiple photos capturing different parts of the scene, and then joins them together into a single photo.
Canon PowerShot G1 X
35% have it

24. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Canon PowerShot G1 X
15% have it

25. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Canon PowerShot G1 X
65% have it

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