Canon PowerShot G3 X : Tests and Reviews

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Type HighEndCompact
Announced 18/06/2015  
Indicative price (USD) 1000  
Sensor type CMOS  
Resolution 5536 x 3693  
Sensor photo detectors (Mpix) 20.44  
Sensor size (mm) 8.8 x 13.2 
Color filter array RGB 
Pixel pitch (µm)  
Bits per pixel 14.0
Focal length multiplier 2.73 
Aspect Ratio 3:2 
ISO latitude  125 - 25600 
Shutter type Electronic 
Fastest - Slowest speed (s) 1/2000 - 30.0  
Frame rate (fps) 5.9  
Live view  Yes 
Stabilization  Yes 
Firmware 1.0 
Dust cleaning No 
Mount type Compact  
Weight (gr) 690
Battery type NB-10L, Li-Ion, 7.4V, 920mAh 
Battery weight (gr) 42
Tropicalization No 
Camera material Metal 
Mount material  
View finder type No viewfinder 
View finder magnification
View finder coverage
Mirror lockup No 
View finder diopter  
Monitor type LCD 
Monitor size 3.2 
Monitor pixel 1620000 
Articulated screen Yes 
Touch screen Yes 
Contrast screen  
Low-pass filter  
Focus mode Yes 
Autofocus modes one-shot, AI-Servo, AI Focus, MF 
Number of autofocus points 31 
Exposure bracketing Yes 
Exposure compensation +/- 3 EV 
Drive modes Single, Auto Drive, Continuous, Continuous with AF, Self-Timer 
Buffer size  
Recording medium SD, SDHC, SDXC 
Image format JPEG, RAW (CR2) 
White balance bracketing  
Connectivity USB/WiFi 
Bluetooth No 
3G No 
Sound recording Yes 
External micro Yes 
Histogram Yes 
GPS No 
Video Yes 
Maximum format image video 1920 x 1080 / 60 fps 
Full HD Yes 
Live autofocus Yes 
Video file format MP4 
Video codec H.264 
Video stabilisation  

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