Canon PowerShot G12 Specifications

Canon PowerShot G12

Part Number: 4342B001 (Reviewed) Released: October 1, 2010

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    Black
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.0 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Total Pixels
    10,400,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10,000,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/1.7"
  • Optical Zoom
    5 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC 4
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • AE/AF Control
    FlexiZone
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    RAW + JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1280 x 720
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 500
  • Exposure Metering
    evaluative
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    underwater
  • Special Effects
    Vivid
  • White Balance
    presets
  • White Balance Presets
    flash
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    15 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • X-sync Speed
    1/2000 sec

Lens System

  • Type
    5 x zoom lens - 6.1 - 30.5 mm - f/2.8-4.5
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    28 - 140mm mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Min Focus Range
    2 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    0.4 in - 19.7 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Construction
    9 groups / 11 elements
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    slow synchro
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 23 ft

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    0.8 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    20 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Additional Features
    camera orientation detection

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Optical - real-image zoom

Display

  • Type
    2.8" LCD display
  • Resolution
    461,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    rotating

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Canon Remote Capture

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 7
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Canon NB-7L
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    RAW 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 3648 x 2432
    JPEG 3648 x 2048
    JPEG 2816 x 2112
    JPEG 2816 x 1880
    JPEG 2816 x 1584
    JPEG 1600 x 1200
    JPEG 1600 x 1064
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 640 x 424
    JPEG 640 x 360
    JPEG 2736 x 2736
    JPEG 2112 x 2112
    JPEG 1200 x 1200
    JPEG 480 x 480
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 24 fps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps
    H.264 - 320 x 240 - 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

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.4 in
  • Depth
    1.9 in
  • Height
    3 in
  • Weight
    12.4 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

Main Features

  • Image stabilizer feature
    Optical stabilization helps prevent blurry pictures, especially for handheld cameras at slow shutter speeds or when using high optical zoom.

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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Canon PowerShot G12

Part Number: 4342B001 Released: Oct 1, 2010
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