A photo and video powerhouse with a 25x zoom
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.
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.
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.
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.
|Sensor Size||1.0 Type CMOS (12.8 x 9.6mm)|
|Frames Per Second||Approx. 5.9 shots/sec with AF: Approx. 3.2 shots/sec (all speeds are until memory card becomes full)|
|Zoom Range||24-600mm (35mm Equivalent)|
|Card Type||SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS Speed Class 1 compatible)|
|ISO range||125 - 12800 AUTO ISO: 125 - 6400 (possible to set Max. ISO speed and rate of change)|
|Screen Size||Tilt type 8.0 cm (3.2”) sRGB PureColor II G Touchscreen LCD (TFT). 3:2 aspect ratio. Approx. 1,620,000 dots. Capacitive type|
|Built In Flash||Yes|
|Exposure Compensation||+/- 3 EV in 1/3 stop increments|
|Video Capabilities||(Full HD) 1920 x 1080, 59.94/50/29.97/25/23.98 fps (HD) 1280 x 720, 29.97/25 fps (L) 640 x 480, 29.97/25 fps Star Time-Lapse Movie (Full HD) 30/15 fps Miniature Effect (HD, L) 6 fps, 3 fps, 1.5 fps Hybrid Auto (HD) 29.97/25 fps iFrame Movie (Full HD) 29.97/25 fps (Full HD & HD) Up to 4 GB or 29 min. 59 sec.  (L) Up to 4 GB or 1 hour  (Star Time-Lapse Movie) up to 128 sec|
|Dimensions||123.3 x 76.5 x 105.3 mm (WxHxD)|