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Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II vs Nikon Coolpix P900

Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II vs Nikon Coolpix P900

Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II

63

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A multi award winning compact camera, perfect for portrait photography
88
229 Reviews + 10 Awards
47
Average
63
Good Features
49
3 Years Old
Overall Score
63
Good
Compact 12.8MP 5x Yes Jun 2014
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Nikon Coolpix P900

64

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A best selling and multi award winning bridge camera, great for wildlife photography
83
465 Reviews + 6 Awards
49
Average
62
Good Features
63
2 Years Old
Overall Score
64
Good
Bridge 16MP 83x Yes Jun 2015
Camera Type Megapixels Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date

Reviews & Awards

Awards
10 Awards
Akam.no: Recommended
Digitaltrends.com: Recommended Product
Ephotozine: Recommended
Expert Reviews: Best Buy
ljudochbild.se: Recommended
Lydogbilde.no: Especially Recommended 5 Star
lydogbillede.dk: Especially Recommended 5 Star
onfoto.ru: Silver
PhotographyBlog.com: Highly Recommended
Pocket Lint: Recommended
6 Awards
digifotopro.nl: Silver
Ephotozine: Recommended
M3.idg.se: Recommended
PhotographyBlog.com: Recommended
tomsguide.com: Editor's Choice
vido.com.ua: Recommended
Average Expert Rating
Average User Rating

Specification

Picture Quality

Camera Type  compact
BEST
 compact
Megapixels 12.8MP 16MP
BEST
Image Sensor Size 1.5"
BEST
1"
Still Image Resolution  4352 x 2904  4352 x 2248  3072 x 2304  3072 x 2048  2304 x 2304  3072 x 1728  1840 x 2304  2048 x 1536  1536 x 1536  1920 x 1080  640 x 480  640 x 424  480 x 480  640 x 360  384 x 480  4608 x 3456  4608 x 3072  3456 x 3456  4608 x 2592  3264 x 2448  2272 x 1704  1600 x 1200  4352 x 2904  4352 x 2248  3072 x 2304  3072 x 2048  2304 x 2304  3072 x 1728  1840 x 2304  2048 x 1536  1536 x 1536  1920 x 1080  640 x 480  640 x 424  480 x 480  640 x 360  384 x 480  4608 x 3456  4608 x 3072  3456 x 3456  4608 x 2592  3264 x 2448  2272 x 1704  1600 x 1200
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Maximum Image Resolution  4608 x 3456  4608 x 3456
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Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Image Formats Supported  JPG  JPG
Image Sensor Size (W X H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Total Megapixels Unknown - Click to provide data 16.76MP
Image Stabilizer Location  Lens  Lens

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Lens System

Optical Zoom 5x 83x
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Digital Zoom 4x 4x
Minimum Aperture Number 2
BEST
2.8
Maximum Aperture Number 3.9 6.5
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Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 120mm 2,000mm
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Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 24mm 24mm
Aspherical Lens Unknown - Click to provide data 6
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Lens Structure (elements/groups)
Combined Zoom 20x Unknown - Click to provide data
Diaphragm Blade Unknown - Click to provide data 6

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance 0.05m Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focusing (AF) Modes  single  continuous  servo  tracking  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Face detection  Servo Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus  single  continuous  servo  tracking  Single Auto Focus  Continuous Auto Focus  Face detection  Servo Auto Focus  Tracking Auto Focus
Normal Focusing Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Macro Focusing Range (wide)
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual  Auto  Manual  Auto/Manual
Focus  TTL  TTL
Normal Focusing Range (wide) Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5m
Normal Focusing Range (tele) Unknown - Click to provide data 5m

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  Auto  1600  100  100 - 1600  Auto  1600  100  100 - 1600
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Light Exposure Modes  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori  shutter priority  aperture priority  Auto  Manual  Shutter priority AE  Aperture priority AE  aperture priori  Shutter priori
ISO Sensitivity (max) 12,800 6,400
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ISO Sensitivity (min) 100 100
Light Metering  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Matrix  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)  Centre-weighted  Spot  evaluative  Multi-pattern  Matrix
Light Exposure Correction  ± 3EV (1/3EV step)
BEST
 ± 3EV (1/3EV step)
Light Exposure Control  Program AE  Program  Program AE  Program

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed 1s 1s
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed 60s
BEST
15s
Camera Shutter Type  Mechanical  Mechanical

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Manual  Flash on  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Second curtain synchro  Pre-flash  Auto  Manual  Flash on  Flash off  Red-eye reduction  Slow synchronization  Second curtain synchro  Pre-flash
Flash Sync-Speed Unknown - Click to provide data
Flash Range (tele)
Flash Range (wide)

Video

Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480
Video Formats Supported  MP4  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVC  MPEG-4  MP4  MOV  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVC  MPEG-4
Resolution At Capture Speed  1920x1080@30fps  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  640x480@120fps  1920x1080@15fps  640x480@100fps  1920x1080@30fps  1920x1080@60fps  1920x1080@50fps  1280×720@60fps  1920x1080@25fps  1280x720@50fps  640x480@120fps  1920x1080@15fps  640x480@100fps
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HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD

Audio

Audio System  Stereo  Stereo
Audio Formats Supported  LPCM  PCM  LPCM  PCM
BEST

Memory

Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD  SDXC  SDHC  SD
Memory Slots 1 1

Display

Display Diagonal 3" 3"
Field of View Unknown - Click to provide data 100%
Display Resolution 1,040,000 pixels 921,000 pixels
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Display  LCD  LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type  Electronic  Electronic

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Connector Type  Micro  Micro
USB Connector  Mini-USB  Mini-USB B  Mini-USB  Mini-USB B

Camera

White Balance  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Flash  Underwater  Custom modes  Fluorescent H  custom m  cus  Incandescent  Auto  Tungsten  Fluorescent  Cloudy  Daylight  Shade  Flash  Underwater  Custom modes  Fluorescent H  custom m  cus  Incandescent
Shooting Modes  Auto  Program  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Movie  Manual  Mo  Aperture pr  Auto  Program  Shutter priority  Aperture priority  Movie  Manual  Mo  Aperture pr
Photo Effects  Black&White  Neutral  Positive film  Sepia  Skin tones  Vivid  Skin  Black&White  Neutral  Positive film  Sepia  Skin tones  Vivid  Skin
Self-Timer Delay
Playback Zoom (max) 10x Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Editing  Crop  Crop
Camera File System  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.3  RAW  DPOF  Exif  DCF  DPOF 1.1  Exif 2.3  RAW  DPOF  Exif  DCF
Built-In Processor Unknown - Click to provide data
Diopter Adjustment (D-D) Unknown - Click to provide data
Scene Modes  Snow  Fireworks  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Underwater  Backlight  Beach  Close-up (macro)  Dusk  Dawn  Landscape  Night landscape  Panorama  Party (indoor)  Sports  Sunset  Food  Snow  Fireworks  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Underwater  Backlight  Beach  Close-up (macro)  Dusk  Dawn  Landscape  Night landscape  Panorama  Party (indoor)  Sports  Sunset  Food
Languages Support  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  HEB  CZE  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  CHI  R  I  K  JP  PL  SP  SW  TR  Multi  DAN  DUT  ARA  GRE  HEB  CZE  UKR  THA  NOR  RUS  ENG  FIN  FRE  DEU  ITA  JPN  POL  POR  ESP  SWE  TUR  HUN  KOR  CHI (TR)  CHI (SIMPL)  DE  EN  ES  FI  FR  IT  NO  RU  CHI  R  I  K  JP  PL  SP  SW  TR  Multi

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 558g
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Height 74mm 103.2mm
Depth 66.2mm 137.4mm
Width 116.3mm 139.5mm
Weight (including Battery) Unknown - Click to provide data 899g

Battery

Power Source Type  Battery  Battery
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported 1 1
Battery Type
Battery Life 240 shots 360 shots
BEST
Battery Recharge Time Unknown - Click to provide data 3.6h

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)

Packaging Content

Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Camera Shutter Speed

Technical Details

Image Processor  DIGIC 6  DIGIC 6
Silent Shooting
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