The Canon PowerShot G3 X combines the latest G-series technology with a 24-600mm f2.8-5.6 zoom lens and 1.0" 20.2MP sensor into a stylish, carry-anywhere compact camera. The first in the G-series to feature a 25x zoom, the G3 X provides users with a versatile focal range, from wide-angle to telephoto, making it ideal for a variety of photographic genres including landscape, close-up, portrait, sport and wildlife. The sensor provides rich detail for large-scale prints and creative cropping and the DIGIC 6 image processor delivers exceptional noise reduction and cleaner images, even at high ISO speeds. Additional features include Wi-Fi with NFC, Full HD movie recording, a tiltable touch screen and an extensive range of dials and manual modes to put you in control.
PowerShot G3 X: Key Features
A photo and video powerhouse with a 25x zoom
- 20.2-megapixel 1.0"-type CMOS sensor
- 24mm ultra-wide-angle f/2.8-5.6 lens
- 25x optical zoom
- Full HD 60p movie recording
- Wi-Fi connectivity
- RAW in various aspect ratios
- Fine manual control
- Aperture, shutter and ISO control
- DIGIC 6 Processor
- Dust and water resistance
Large sensor performance combined with 25x superzoom lens
A sharp, 24mm, ultra-wide angle zoom lens combined with a 1.0-type sensor allows you to shoot any subject, near or far, in amazing detail. Whether shooting stills or movies, the PowerShot G3 X enables you to capture scenes with beautiful background blur and get clear shots even in low light.
Sharp results every time
There's no need to worry about camera shake ruining your results thanks to an intelligent optical Image Stabilizer. This camera automatically adapts and ensures sharp, detailed photos and videos even if you’re shooting at full zoom or handheld in low light. Plus your movies will be spectacularly steady thanks to 5-axis movie stabilisation.
Advanced movie features for aspiring filmmakers
Create stunning Full HD movies with a choice of frame rates and benefit from expert features including full manual control, MF Peaking, and HDMI live output. The Advanced 5-axis Dynamic Image Stabilizer provides steadycam-like stabilisation to your footage while versatile audio recording via microphone and headphone jacks help you create movies with high quality sound.
Expert level controls help you express your creativity
A large, high resolution (1,620k dots) tiltable LCD touch screen and an extensive range of dials and customisation options put you in control so you can express your creativity. Use Touch AF for accurate and smooth focus pull in movies and get instant access to important settings with the smooth action Lens Control Ring. RAW file support, a built-in ND filter and BULB exposure mode increase your creative options.
Shoot like a professional in all conditions
Fast autofocus and 5.9 fps continuous shooting allow you to capture more of the action. For DSLR-like handling, you can also attach a high-resolution electronic viewfinder. Push your creativity further and manipulate lighting with Canon Speedlite flashes and lens filters.
Keep shooting in any weather
Easily capture fast moving action with a Fast AF and 5.9 fps continuous shooting and keep shooting come rain or shine thanks to the dust and drip-proof body.
Expand your creativity
Push your creativity further with an extensive range of optional accessories including a high-resolution electronic viewfinder and EOS Speedlite flashes.
||1.0 type back-illuminated CMOS
||5472 x 3648
|Optical zoom (x)
|Focal length (tele)
|Focal length (wide)
|Max aperture (tele)
|Max aperture (wide)
|Minimum focus distance
|Shutter speed max
|Shutter speed min
||+/-3 EV in 1/3 stop increments
|Screen size (inches)
|Screen resolution (pixels)
|HD Movie Mode
|Face detection Technology
||SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS Speed Class 1 compatible)
||WiFi, NFC, Hi-Speed USB, HDMI Mini ConnectorA/V output (PAL/NTSC)External microphone (3.5 mm Stereo mini jack)Headphone Output (3.5 mm jack)
||123 x 77 x 105 mm