CANON PowerShot G1X Mark II High Performance Compact Digital Camera - Black

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  • CMOS APS-C sensor (18.7 x 14.0 mm)
  • Bright f/3.9 lens
  • DIGIC 6 processor with iSAPS technology
  • Manual controls

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Boasting a large image sensor, a fast f/2 zoom lens and a highly responsive processing engine, the Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II High Performance Compact Digital Camera delivers versatile photography with DSLR-like results.

Exceptional photography


The PowerShot G1 X Mark II has a large 1.5-type sensor which is combined with a 12.8 megapixel resolution. The CMOS image sensor gives you greater control over depth-of-field and produces outstanding low-noise images even when shooting at high ISOs in challenging light.

Achieve stunning levels of detail, colour and tonal gradation with this outstanding imaging tool. A DIGIC 6 image processor is incorporated to deliver a responsive shooting experience on all occasions.

Low light shooting


The high performance camera delivers great low-light shooting. The HS System, combined with a bright f/2-3.9 lens, does more with the ambient light, rending the image to produce a clearer shot with superior clarity and colour.

The Intelligent IS automatically sets the best optical image stabilisation mode from eight different options to eliminate camera shake and blur.

Stay focused


The ultra wide-angle 24 mm lens with 5x optical zoom works with Canon's precision technology to compose and capture brilliantly detailed shots. The bright f/2-3.9, 9-bladed aperture allows you to create excellent isolation on subjects with gorgeous background blur.

A high-density 31-point AiAF system locks the subject swiftly and precisely, while the manual focus can be utilised with one of the camera's Dual Control Rings. There's also Manual Focus Peaking to further the accuracy by highlighting in-focus areas.

Built-in WiFi

The G1X Mark II features WiFi connectivity that enables you to connect the camera to a compatible smartphone or tablet device using the dedicated Mobile Device Connect Button or NFC.

When you've created a link between the two devices you can enjoy even more convenience with the CameraWindow app. This allows you to control the PowerShot camera from your connected device - now you can get in the frame in group shots.

Creative control


You can customise the PowerShot G1 X to suit your own way of shooting, frequently used functions can be added to the custom menu for a quicker access while the customisable dual control rings can be programmed to your preference.

A 3” PureColor II VA LCD touchscreen gives you a clear, detailed view of each scene and subject you're shooting. Its variable angle makes for more comfortable and creative shooting from all manner of positions for more satisfying photography.

More creative possibilities


Use the High Dynamic Range mode to take multiple exposures of a scene, then combine them in-camera for an image rich in shadow and highlight detail. Thanks to a built-in 3-stop ND filter, you can use longer shutter speeds or wider apertures in bright light.

A Star mode provides an easy way of capturing stunning astrophotography.

High-definition video


The Canon G1X is capable of capturing video footage as well as great photographs, rendering scenes in 1920 x 1080p Full HD at 30 fps for entertainment of unbelievable quality.

Relive life's one-off moments time and again with superb clarity, definition and colour, complemented by clear, punchy stereo sound. You can also use optical zoom whilst capturing video footage, helping you get a closer view of your subjects.

With enhanced ergonomic handling, insightful functionality and a compact body, the Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II High Performance Compact Digital Camera puts great photography potential in your hands.

Product code: 096120

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OVERVIEW
Camera type High performance compact camera
Processor DIGIC 6 with iSAPS technology
SENSOR
Resolution 12.8 megapixels
Type CMOS
Size APS-C (18.7 x 14.0 mm)
Format 3:2, 4:3
ISO sensitivity AUTO, 100, 125, 160, 200, 250, 320, 400, 500, 640, 800, 1000, 1250, 1600, 2000, 2500, 3200, 4000, 5000, 6400, 8000, 10000, 12800
Image stabiliser Lens-shift
LENS
Lens type Telephoto zoom
Focal length 12.5 – 62.5 mm
35 mm equivalent 24 – 120 mm
Maximum aperture f/2.0 - f/3.9
Minimum distance 5 cm
Focusing Autofocus & manual
Focus area points 31-point autofocus
ZOOM
Optical zoom 5 x
Digital zoom 4 x
VIEWFINDER
Type Optional Electronic Viewfinder EVF-DC1
Screen 3" sRGB PureColor II LCD tilt touchscreen
Screen features - Resolution: 1,040,000 dots
- Adjustable brightness
- Approx. 100% frame coverage
SHUTTER
Shutter speed - 1 – 1/4000 sec. (factory default)
- 60 – 1/4000 sec. (total range – varies by shooting mode)
Continuous shooting 5.2 fps
Self-timer - 2 seconds
- 10 seconds
- Custom
SETTINGS
Exposure modes Smart Auto (58 scenes detected), Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Custom 1, Custom 2, Hybrid Auto, Auto, Creative Shot, SCN (Portrait, Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer), Star (Star Nightscape, Star Trails, Star Portrait, Star Time-Lapse Movie), Handheld Night Scene, Underwater, Snow, Fireworks), Creative Filters (High Dynamic Range, Nostalgic, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Background Defocus, Soft Focus, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect), Movie
Effects My Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color)
White balance Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Flash, Underwater, Custom 1, Custom 2 Multi-area WB correction available in Smart Auto White Balance Compensation White Balance Compensation in Underwater mode Hue adjustment in Star mode
PHOTO
Maximum photo resolution 4352 x 2904p
Photo file formats - RAW
- JPEG
VIDEO
Video mode Yes, with sound
Maximum video resolution Full HD 1920 x 1080p (30 fps)
Video file formats MPEG4-AVC (H.264)
Audio file formats - MPEG2
- AAC-LC (stereo)
MEMORY
Memory card - SD
- SDHC
- SDXC
FLASH
Built-in Yes
Hot-shoe adapter Yes
CONNECTIONS
Interface - USB 2.0
- Micro HDMI
TV output - PAL
- NTSC
Pictbridge / direct printing Yes
NFC Yes
WiFi Yes
GPS via smartphone
POWER
Battery type Lithium-Ion NB-12L
Battery life - Approx. 240 shots
- Eco mode: Approx. 300 shots
- Approx. 300 min. playback
GENERAL
Colour Black
Hard copy manual supplied Yes
Accessories included - Battery pack NB-12L
- Battery charger CB-2LGE
- Neck strap NS-DC11
- AC Cable
Dimensions 106 x 145 x 159 mm (H x W x D)
Weight 846 g
Manufacturer’s guarantee 1 year

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PowerShot G1X Mark II High Performance Compact Digital Camera - Black + Dashpoint 30 Camera Case - Slate Grey
  • CANON PowerShot G1X Mark II High Performance Compact Digital Camera - Black

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    • CMOS APS-C sensor (18.7 x 14.0 mm)
    • Bright f/3.9 lens
    • DIGIC 6 processor with iSAPS technology
    • Manual controls
    • Built-in WiFi & NFC

    Boasting a large image sensor, a fast f/2 zoom lens and a highly responsive processing engine, the Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II High Performance Compact Digital Camera delivers versatile photography with DSLR-like results.

    Exceptional photography

    The PowerShot G1 X Mark II has a large 1.5-type sensor which is combined with a 12.8 megapixel resolution. The CMOS image sensor...

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    • Ideal for compact system and bridge cameras
    • Zip closure
    • Belt loop

    Take care of your bridge camera when you use the attractive slate grey Lowepro LP36444-0WW Dashpoint 30 Camera Case.

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    This rugged camera case provides the ideal protection for your bridge camera, helping to protect it from bumps and knocks whilst making it easier to carry everywhere you go. Constructed using polyester nylon, it has a lightweight design...

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