61points
66points

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

87points
86points

Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
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Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II vs Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
61
points
Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
87
points
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Why is Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II better than Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS?

  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • 84g lighter
    319gvs403g
  • 118.4k dots higher resolution (screen)
    ?

    1040k dotsvs921.6k dots
  • 22.55% more battery power
    1250mAhvs1020mAh
  • 48.57% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    ?

    f/1.80 vs3.5f
  • 43.34% less body volume
    271.57cm³vs479.2716000000001cm³
  • 14mm narrower
    106mmvs120mm
  • 2.8f wider aperture at maximum focal length
    ?

    2.8fvs5.6f

Why is Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS better than Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II?

  • 3.16x larger sensor
    ?

    23.5 x 15.6mmvs13.2 x 8.8mm
  • 20.4% more megapixels (main camera)
    24.2MPvs20.1MP
  • 394 more focus points
    ?

    425vs31
  • 8x higher maximum light sensitivity
    ?

    102400 ISOvs12800 ISO
  • 37.5% faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    ?

    11fpsvs8fps
  • 145shots longer battery life
    ?

    410shotsvs265shots
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has phase detection autofocus for photos
    ?

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Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
2.Has a built-in focus motor
?

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.

For example

Sony a7R IV

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
3.Has a flip-out screen
?

Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
4.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

For example

Sony a6600 + Sony E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 OSS

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
5.Has a hot shoe
?

A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
6.has an optical viewfinder
?

An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens will capture. OVFs have no time lag and require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders, which can drain battery life. OVFs are also better in low light situations.

For example

Sony a6100

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Optics

1.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.

Best

Canon EOS R

5655

31

425

2.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 G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
3.sensor size
?

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

Best

Polaroid Snap

81.2 x 25.4mm

13.2 x 8.8mm

23.5 x 15.6mm

4.widest aperture
?

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

Ricoh GR II

f/1.00

f/1.80

f/3.50 (Sony E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 OSS)

5.optical zoom
?

The zoom range is the ratio between the longest and shortest focal lengths. A higher zoom range means that the lens is more versatile.

Best

Nikon Coolpix P1000

125x

4.2x

7.5x (Sony E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 OSS)

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.

Best

Nikon D7500 + Nikon AF-S DX Nikkor 18-140mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

1640000 ISO

12800 ISO

102400 ISO

Videography

1.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.

Best

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K

3456 x 50fps

1080 x 60fps

2160 x 30fps

2.Has phase detection autofocus for videos
?

A phase detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
4.Has timelapse function
?

A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
5.has a 24p cinema mode
?

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
6.supports AVCHD format
?

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
?

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
2.has a microphone input
?

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
3.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Fujifilm X-A7

2

2

2

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

For example

Sony a6600 + Sony E 18-135mm F3.5-5.6 OSS

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
5.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

For example

Sony Alpha 7R III + Sony FE 24-70mm f/4 ZA OSS Vario-Tessar T*

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
6.Has a zoom microphone
?

Zoom microphones record high-quality audio and enable you to record sound from a distance. They can be useful for recording meetings, lectures, and presentations.

For example

Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Battery

1.Battery life (CIPA)
?

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

Best

Nikon D3x

4400shots

265shots

410shots

2.battery power
?

Best

Samsung Galaxy NX Mirrorless + 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6

4360mAh

1250mAh

1020mAh

3.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
4.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
5.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
6.has wireless charging
?

The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

For example

Sony Alpha a9 + Sony FE 24-70mm F2.8 GM

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

Features

1.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
2.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
3.Has a remote control
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

For example

Sony a6100

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
4.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
5.has an accelerometer
?

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS
6.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
Sony A6400 + Sony E 18-135mm f/3.5-5.6 OSS

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