Combining the versatility of a 25x zoom lens with the premium imaging performance of a 1.0-type sensor, the PowerShot G3 X can shoot photos and movies in stunning quality. An extensive range of expert features and controls help you unleash your creativity plus you can shoot in all weathers thanks to the dust and drip-proof body.
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.
Great in Low Light
Enjoy crisp, clear shots in any situation - even in low light - thanks to a combination of a 1.0-type 20.2 Megapixel CMOS sensor and DIGIC 6 processor.
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.
Sharing your images and stories is simple. You can quickly transfer images and movies to smartphones or tablets using Wi-Fi and Dynamic NFC.
Advanced movie features
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
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 pro 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. The camera will keep shooting at 5.9fps until the memory card is full – so you won’t miss a thing.
At a glance:
25x optical zoom with ultra wide-angle
20.2 Megapixel CMOS
Bright superzoom lens
Large 1.0 type sensor for premium results
RAW in various aspect ratios
Fine manual control lens ring
Full HD movies
Digic 6 Processor
Manual perture, shutter and ISO control in movies
Dust & water resistance
Model: G3 X
Optical Zoom Banding: 20 - 30
Charger Included: Yes
Vari-angle monitor : Yes
Wi-Fi connectivity for Compacts: Yes
MegaPixel (Effective Resolution): 20.2MP
Megapixel Banding: 20 - 30
Maximum Image Resolution: 5472 x 3648
Optical Zoom: 25x
Digital Zoom: 4x
Macro (cm): 5cm
Focal Length (35mm equiv) for Digital Compact Cameras/Lenses: 24 – 600 mm