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Lots of control and auto options.
Excellent image quality.
Variable angle LCD usable viewfinder.
Quite a bit smaller than large-sensor mirrorless or SLR with similar lens.
Lens is fairly sharp (except corners at wide angle).
Hits a good sweet spot for zoom range.
Bright at wide angle.
JPEG mode automatically corrects for distortion.
Solid build quality.
Good ISO performance.
Accessory hot shoe.
Large sensor produces excellent images.
Very little noise, even at higher ISOs.
Superb image clarity.
Bulky for a compact camera.
Maximum aperture falls quickly with zoom.
Autofocus and burst performance much slower than most compact system cameras.
Many fixed-lens compacts.
Optical viewfinder is not very useful.
Limited focus range.
No manual control in video mode.
Viewfinder is close to worthless.
Battery life isnít great.
Difficult to justify the $800 price.
By GadgetSpeak on October 12, 2012
This is a PowerShot but looking at it quickly you may consider it is DSLR unit as it is larger than the recent PowerShot offerings not in the battery area as it has a solid battery but all round as it is a chunky looking...
By Steves Digicams on August 27, 2012
Canon's first major update to the its G-series cameras is the PowerShot G1X, taking the place of the PowerShot G12 from 2 years ago. Targeted at more advanced users, the G1X has been loaded with new, exceptional quality parts and features that lift...
By Mac|Life on June 15, 2012
It’s pricey, but the G1 X impresses on many fronts, with excellent handling and superb image quality. Product PowerShot G1 X Company Canon Contact www.usa.canon.com Price $799 Requirements Specs: 14.3MP resolution; 28-112mm(35mm equivalent)...
By Buy-n-Shoot on May 23, 2012
The Canon PowerShot G1X goes down in history as a ‘classic’. The unrivaled quality this camera presents will outlast it’s competitors. While the focus is more on quality and functionality rather than design and gimmicks, you...
By Tech2 on May 23, 2012
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By The Imaging Resource on May 20, 2012
For several years now I've waited in anticipation, wondering how much longer Canon could ignore the burgeoning compact system camera market, and finally make a splash with a mirrorless model of its own. The Canon PowerShot G1 X is not that camera,...
By AsiaOne on May 02, 2012
It is a serious looking compact that doesn't look out of place next to a DSLR and its wide array of external controls will appeal to experienced photographers....
By Good Gear Guide on April 30, 2012
Canon's PowerShot G1X is a high-level performer. Its image quality in our tests was excellent, as was its overall performance. It's a camera that's well built, it features manual controls and it's comfortable to use for the most part....
By CNET UK on April 26, 2012
The Canon PowerShot G1 X is the most capable pocket camera you can buy right now. The degree to which you can customise its menus and hardware functions, the speedy access it gives you to the most common shooting options and the quality of its output...
By TechCentral on April 25, 2012
The Canon G1X is a solid camera that is packed to the brim with features at the cost of portability. CONCEALED: You'll find the G1X's mini USB, cable release and mini HDMI port hidden behind a hinged plastic door on the side of the camera. It is...
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