The Canon PowerShot G5 X compact camera brings expert-level control and uncompromising image quality into a classically-styled compact that's small enough to take anywhere. The G5 X sits below the G3 X in Canon's G-series compact camera line-up and combines a 1.0"-type back-illuminated 20.2-megapixel CMOS sensor and bright 24-100mm f1.8-2.8 wide-angle zoom to deliver sharp detail in even the most challenging situations. The large 3.0" vari-angle touchscreen allows for quick fingertip control and low-angle shooting, and the centred OLED electronic viewfinder offers advanced shooters DSLR-like handling and maximum comfort.
1.0-type back-illuminated CMOS sensor
24 mm, 4.2x wide-angle zoom lens
Ultra-bright f/1.8 - 2.8 aperture
Full HD video at 60p with manual control
DIGIC 6 processor
5-axis Image Stabilisation
OLED electronic viewfinder
Vari-angle flip-out 3.0" touchscreen
Built-in Wi-Fi and NFC
ISO 125 - 12800
Creative Shot mode
Pocketable power for stunning images
From sweeping landscapes, to up-close portraits, the PowerShot G5 X’s 24mm wide-angle, ultra-bright f/1.8 - 2.8, 4.2x zoom lens, with 9-blade aperture, makes it easy to capture stunning shots with beautiful bokeh and background blur.
Intuitive control, timeless design
Oozing the iconic G-series DNA, the PowerShot G5 X allows you to explore a wider number of photography features and settings, all in a conveniently compact body. For the more advanced photographer, the PowerShot G5 X’s high resolution, centred OLED electronic viewfinder offers DSLR-like handling, maximum comfort when shooting, and is ideal for photographers wanting to keep their eye on the scene. Whether you’re getting up-close shooting architecture on a city break, or capturing sweeping vistas in the countryside, the PowerShot G5 X’s vari-angle flip-out touchscreen makes it easy to take unique shots from a variety of unique angles.
Make friends and family the cast of your next movie
Become a budding videographer with the PowerShot G5 X – unleash your creativity with Manual Movie and capture stunning-quality Full HD movie footage at 60p, with full control over aperture, shutter speed and ISO. For rock-steady footage when running or moving at pace, both cameras include 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS. In addition, for those after even greater levels of control, you can achieve perfect focus with MF peaking, create cinematic focus pulls via the touchscreen and tailor your video with variable frame rates.
Share your creativity
The PowerShot G5 X feature a host of advanced creative modes and connectivity features, allowing you to express yourself – whether capturing twinkling nightscapes and star trails with improved Star Mode or automatically adding retro filters at the press of the shutter with Creative Shot. Remote Shooting via Wi-Fi lets you access full manual control of the camera’s key functions from your smart device and gives you the freedom to explore more creative shooting set ups. Built-in Wi-Fi and Dynamic NFC connectivity makes it easy to transfer your photos and movies to your smart device and share directly with social networks – or even back-up images to cloud services like irista and Google Drive straight from the camera, so you never lose any precious memories.