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Canon Powershot G5 X
  • Type

    Compact

  • Effective pixels

    20.2 MP

  • Size

    1"

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Key points

NFC

Yes

Timelapse

Yes

Second display

Yes

Flip-out screen

Yes

Touchscreen

Yes

Maximum framerate at max resolution

60 fps

Range

7 m

Display size

3 in

Viewfinder coverage (Viewfinder)

100 %

Viewfinder resolution (Viewfinder)

2360000 px

Minimum shutter speed

30 s

White balance presets

13

ISO max

12800

Effective pixels

20.2 MP

Weak points

Battery Life (CIPA)

210

Normal focus range (wide angle)

5 cm

Optical zoom (Integrated lens)

4.2 x

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The PowerShot G5 X is one of the latest members of Canon's 1"-type sensor family, which began with the G7 X in 2014. It takes what made that camera...

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There used to be a massive gulf in the image quality of compact cameras and SLRs, and this was largely down to SLRs' larger sensors. Things are no...

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Technical specifications

General
Type Compact
Available Yes
Release date (US) November 2015
Street price (US) 799 $
Released (FR) November 2015
Street price (EUR) 799 €
Colors
Black
Sensor
Effective pixels 20.2 MP
Type CMOS
Size 1"
Area 12.2x8.8 mm
Processor Digic 6
Optics
Integrated lens Yes
Optical zoom 4.2 x
Focal length (35mm equivalent) 8.8-36.8 mm
Maximum aperture F1.8 - F2.8
Interchangeable lens No
Digital zoom 4 x
Minimum shutter speed 30 s
Maximum shutter speed 1/2000 s
Display
Viewfinder Yes
Mounting Integrated
Type Electronic
Viewfinder resolution 2360000 px
Viewfinder coverage 100 %
LiveView Yes
Display size 3 in
Display resolution 345600 px
Touchscreen Yes
Flip-out screen Yes
Second display Yes
Camera features
Exposure modes Full manual
Shutter Speed priority
Aperture priority
Metering modes Center-weighted
Evaluative
Spot
Self timer Yes
Type Custom
Scene modes Yes
Other features
Orientation sensor Yes
Proximity sensor No
GPS No
Timelapse Yes
3D No
Projector No
Waterproof No
Environmentally sealed No
Ingress Protection No
Power
Standard No
Rechargeable Yes
Reference NB-13L
Type Lithium-ion
Battery Life (CIPA) 210
Size and weight
76.4 in
44.2 in
112.4 in
377 oz
Canon Powershot G5 X
Height 76.4 in
Width 112.4 in
Deep 44.2 in
Weight 377 oz
Image
Max resolution 5472x3648 pixels
Ratio 3:2
4:3
16:9
ISO min 125
ISO max 12800
ISO max with boost 12800
White balance presets 13
Custom white balance Yes
Image stabilization Yes
Stabilization type Optical
Uncompressed format Yes
Formats RAW
Focus
Autofocus Contrast detection
Manual focus Yes
Normal focus range (wide angle) 5 cm
Macro focus range (wide angle) 5 cm
Number of focus points 31
Flash
Internal Flash Yes
Modes Auto
On
Off
Slow Sync
Range 7 m
External flash Yes
Video
Format MPEG4
Sound Stereo
Maximum resolution 1920x1080 pixels
Maximum framerate at max resolution 60 fps
High speed movie No
Connectivity
USB Yes
USB version 2.0
HDMI Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
Bluetooth No
Ethernet (RJ45) No
DLNA No
Memory card support Yes
Type SD
SDHC
SDXC
Dual slot No
Eye-Fi compatible No
Remote control Yes
Audio No
NFC Yes



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