Canon PowerShot G1 X Specifications

Canon PowerShot G1 X

Canon PowerShot G1 X

Part Number: 5249B001 (Reviewed) Released: March 5, 2012

General

  • Depth
    2.6 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    14.3 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    15000000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    14300000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1.5"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 5
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV, iFrame
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1000, ISO 250, ISO 2500, ISO 320, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 4000, ISO 500, ISO 5000, ISO 640, ISO 6400, ISO 10000, ISO 800, ISO 8000, ISO auto, ISO 125, ISO 1250, ISO 12800, ISO 160, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 2000
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, snow, sports mode, stitch assist, underwater, foliage, handheld night shot, hi-speed burst HQ, kids & pets, landscape, movie digest, portrait mode, smart shutter
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Color Accent, Neutral, Nostalgic, Positive Film, Posterization, Sepia, Super Vivid, Toy camera, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Color Swap, Vivid Red, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, HDR, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, fluorescent light (cool white), tungsten light, underwater
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    60 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • X-sync Speed
    1/4000 sec

Display

  • Display Format
    922,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 23 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    4 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-5.8
  • Min Focal Length
    15.4 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    60.4 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    7.9 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    8 in - 63 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Features
    UA lens, aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    real-image zoom
  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 6 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 3 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 1.5 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 6 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 3 fps - Miniature Effect
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 1.5 fps - Miniature Effect
    iFrame - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.7 frames per second, 1.9 frames per second, 4.5 frames per second for 6 frames
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, Smile Detection technology, Subject Detection technology, audio recording, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, Blink Detection technology, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, FE lock, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, HS System, Motion Detection Technology, Scene Detection Technology, Smart AUTO

Connections

  • Type
    HDMI output, USB 2.0, composite video/audio output
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    60 sec
  • X-sync Speed
    1/4000 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 250 shots ( LCD Monitor on )
    Photo shooting - 700 shots ( LCD Monitor off )
    Playback - 7 hours
  • Battery Type
    Canon NB-10L
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Canon NB-10L

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon PowerShot
  • Model
    G1 X
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.7 frames per second, 1.9 frames per second, 4.5 frames per second for 6 frames
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 1000, ISO 250, ISO 2500, ISO 320, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 4000, ISO 500, ISO 5000, ISO 640, ISO 6400, ISO 10000, ISO 800, ISO 8000, ISO auto, ISO 125, ISO 1250, ISO 12800, ISO 160, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 2000
  • ISO (Max)
    12800
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MOV, iFrame
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 5
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Color Accent, Neutral, Nostalgic, Positive Film, Posterization, Sepia, Super Vivid, Toy camera, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Color Swap, Vivid Red, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, HDR, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature, Monochrome
  • HDR Mode
    Auto HDR mode
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (HYBRID O.I.S.)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    AE lock, AF lock, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, Smile Detection technology, Subject Detection technology, audio recording, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, Blink Detection technology, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, FE lock, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, HS System, Motion Detection Technology, Scene Detection Technology, Smart AUTO

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (HYBRID O.I.S.)

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, snow, sports mode, stitch assist, underwater, foliage, handheld night shot, hi-speed burst HQ, kids & pets, landscape, movie digest, portrait mode, smart shutter

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, fluorescent light (cool white), tungsten light, underwater

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.6 in
  • Height
    3.2 in
  • Weight
    17.35 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    14.3 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1.5"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    18.7 x 14 mm
  • Total Pixels
    15000000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    14300000 pixels

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.5 cm
  • Display Format
    922,000 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Sensors
    digital level meter
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support, direct print

Optical Viewfinder

  • Type
    real-image zoom

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    1.6 ft
  • Max Shooting Distance
    23 ft

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1200 x 1200, 1600 x 1064, 3072 x 2304, 3264 x 3264, 384 x 480, 4352 x 2448, 4352 x 2904, 4352 x 3264, 480 x 480, 640 x 360, 640 x 424, 640 x 480, 1600 x 1200, 960 x 1200, 1840 x 2304, 1920 x 1080, 2304 x 2304, 2608 x 3264, 3072 x 1728, 3072 x 2048

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, iFrame
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    1.5 frames per second, 24 frames per second, 3 frames per second, 30 frames per second, 6 frames per second
  • Comments
    Miniature Effect

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Included
    included

Battery Life Details

  • Usage Mode
    photo shooting, playback
  • Battery Life
    250 shots, 7 hours, 700 shots
  • Details
    LCD Monitor off, LCD Monitor on

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon
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Canon PowerShot G1 X

Part Number: 5249B001 Released: Mar 5, 2012
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