Canon PowerShot G1X : Tests and Reviews

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Type HighEndCompact
Announced 09/01/2012  
Indicative price (USD) 799  
Sensor type CMOS  
Resolution 4496 x 3366  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 15.13  
Sensor size (mm) 14 x 18.7 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm)  
Bits per pixel 14.0
Focal length multiplier 1.85 
Aspect Ratio 4:3 
ISO latitude  100 - 12800 
Shutter type Electronic 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/4000 - 60.0  
Frame rate (fps) 4.5  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Yes 
Firmware  
Dust cleaning  
Mount type  
Weight (gr) 492
Battery type Li-ion, BP NB-10L, 7.4 V, 920 mAh 
Battery weight (gr) 40
Tropicalization  
Camera material Metal 
Mount material  
View finder type Optical 
View finder magnification  
View finder coverage  
Mirror lockup  
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size
Monitor pixel 922000 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen No 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes  
Number of autofocus points  
Exposure bracketing  
Exposure compensation +/-3 stops in 1/3-stop increments 
Drive modes Single Continuous Continuous with AF Self-timer (10-sec., 2-sec., custom: 0 - 15 sec. (in one-second increments), 20/25/30 sec.)  
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card 
Image format JPEG (Exif 2.3) RAW (CR2) DPOF 1.1 
White balance bracketing No 
Connectivity USB USB 2.0 (480Mbit/sec) HDMI Yes (Mini) Wireless None Remote control Yes (Optional (RS60-E3)) 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Yes, Stereo 
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920 x 1080 / 24 fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format MOV 
Video codec H264 
Video stabilisation  

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