Canon PowerShot G1 X Specifications

Canon PowerShot G1 X

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

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    4.6 in
  • Depth
    2.6 in
  • Height
    3.2 in
  • Weight
    17.35 oz
  • 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

Camera

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

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, battery charger, lens cap, neck strap

Display

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

Environmental Parameters

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

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 2000, ISO 250, ISO 2500, ISO 320, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 4000, ISO 500, ISO 5000, ISO 640, ISO 1000, ISO 6400, ISO 800, ISO 8000, ISO auto, ISO 10000, ISO 125, ISO 1250, ISO 12800, ISO 160, ISO 1600, ISO 200
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, smart shutter, snow, sports mode, stitch assist, underwater, fireworks, foliage, handheld night shot, hi-speed burst HQ, kids & pets, landscape, movie digest, portrait mode
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Monochrome, Neutral, Nostalgic, Positive Film, Posterization, Sepia, Super Vivid, Toy camera, Vivid, Vivid Blue, Color Accent, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Color Swap, Custom Effect, Darker Skin Tone, Fisheye, HDR, Lighter Skin Tone, Miniature
  • 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

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Lens System

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

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

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Viewfinder

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

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
    1080p Full HD movie recording, Scene Detection Technology, Smart AUTO, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, Smile Detection technology, Subject Detection technology, audio recording, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, AE lock, histogram display, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, in-camera movie editing, in-camera red-eye fix, resizing an image, saturation control, sharpness control, AF lock, Blink Detection technology, FE lock, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Face Detection Self-timer, HS System, Motion Detection Technology

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Battery

  • 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 )

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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Canon PowerShot G1 X

Part Number: 5249B001 Released: Mar 5, 2012
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