CANON POWERSHOT G9 X : FEATURING 6FPS CONTINUOUS SHOOTING:
Canon has introduced a new camera under its Powershot series that is codenamed G 9X. Here is a small yet comprehensive review on this camera if you are seriously considering it. The price of this camera is yet to be revealed, but here are the tech-specs:
Canon Powershot G9X is a camera that incorporates a BSI-CMOS sensor. Its backside-illuminated sensor has created a revolution and it is more sensitive in low light over the CMOS sensors. This is a CMOS Sensor type sensor that measures 13.2 x 8.8 mm. The ISO sensitivity on this camera ranges from 125 to 12800. This 20 Megapixel enabled camera has a focal length of 28-84 mm. The camera features Multi, Center-weighted, Spot and Partial Metering. The camera also has a maximum shutter speed of 1/2000 sec. In terms of AF, the camera has Contrast Detect (sensor), Multi-area, Center, Selective single-point, Tracking, Single, Continuous, Touch, Face Detection, Live View AF modes. The camera hosts a manual focus option with 3X optical zoom and 4X Digital Zoom. You can also shoot 6 fps with continuous shot mode. In terms of Connectivity, this camera features USB 2.0 cable, Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n) as well as NFC connectivity.
Design and Display:
The Powershot G9X has an updated design with new control layout and grip. It measures 98 x 58 x 31 mm and weighs 209 grams. In terms of display, the camera features a 3-inch touch-enabled display that is quite crisp and sharp with 1040 k-dot resolution but does not have an image stabilizer. The camera has a video display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels with MPEG-4, H.264, The camera also has star time-lapse, Miniature effect, and digest modes support. It has external storage options with SD, SDHC and SDXC card support.
The Powershot G9X camera is the latest addition to the Canon camera family. It is one of the finest additions with excellent features.