- 1.0-type 20.2 Megapixel CMOS sensor
- 25x optical zoom with ultra wide-angle
- Fast AF and 5.9 fps continuous shooting
- DIGIC 6 processor
- Tilt type 8.0 cm (3.2”) sRGB PureColor II G Touchscreen LCD
- Full HD frame rates from 24p to 60p
- Built-in Wi-Fi
- Built-in Flash
- 2 Years Genuine Warranty with Canon Australia
The combination of PowerShot G3X Compact Digital Camera’s versatile 25x optical zoom with ultra wide-angle and 1.0-type 20.2 Megapixel CMOS sensor makes it the most promising digital camera to come out today. Every photographer would get a chance to experience its extensive features that will help burst their creativity within. The Fast AF and 5.9 fps continuous shooting will provide the speed of capturing images especially when you are on the move. Its Tilt type 8.0 cm (3.2”) sRGB PureColor II G Touchscreen LCD has its guarantees economic angle where you need most in every shot. The realistic movies are recorded in Full HD frame rates from 24p to 60p with crisp and clear shots thanks to the DIGIC 6 processor. The new PowerShot G3 X has its own built-in flash for luminance and Built-in Wi-Fi for easy file sharing to your smartphone and tablet.
Product Features in Detail
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.
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.
Premium Canon optics
With a 25x optical zoom and 9 bladed aperture the PowerShot G3 X is ideal for capturing sweeping landscapes,portraits with beautiful background blur and exquisite detail at a distance.
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.
Advanced movie features for aspiring filmmakers
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 help you express your creativity
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 professional 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. Push your creativity further and manipulate lighting with Canon Speedlite flashes and lens filters.
Catch all the action
You can easily capture the perfect action shot with fast 5.9 fps continuous shooting. Plus the camera will keep shooting at 5.9fps until the memory card is full – so you won’t miss a thing.
Keep shooting in any weather
Easily capture fast moving action with a Fast AF and 5.9 fps continuous shooting and keep shooting come rain or shine thanks to the dust and drip-proof body.
Expand your creativity
Push your creativity further with an extensive range of optional accessories including a high-resolution electronic viewfinder and EOS Speedlite flashes.
IMAGE SENSORType1.0 type back-illuminated CMOSEffective PixelsApprox. 20.2M (Aspect ratio 3:2) Effective / Total PixelsApprox. 20.9MColour Filter TypePrimary Colour IMAGE PROCESSORTypeDIGIC 6 with iSAPS technology LENSFocal Length8.8 – 220 mm (35 mm equivalent: 24 – 600 mm)ZoomOptical 25x ZoomPlus 50x Digital Approx. 4x (with Digital Tele-Converter approx. 1.6x or 2.0x ) Combined approx. 100xMaximum f/numberf/2.8-f/5.6Construction18 elements in 13 groups (1 double sided aspherical UA lens, 2 single sided aspherical UA lenses, 1 single sided aspherical lens, 2 UD lenses and 1 Hi-UD lens)Image StabilisationYes (lens shift-type), approx. 3.5-stop . Intelligent IS with 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS FOCUSINGTypeTTLAF System/ PointsAiAF (31-point, Face Detection or Touch AF with Object and Face Select and Track), 1-point AF (any position is available or fixed centre)AF ModesSingle, Continuous, Servo AF/AE , Touch AFAF Point SelectionSize (Normal, Small)AF LockYesAF Assist BeamYesManual FocusYes, plus MF Peaking & AF + MFFocus BracketingYesClosest Focusing Distance5 cm (Wide) from front of lens 85 cm (Tele) from front of lens EXPOSURE CONTROLMetering modesEvaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (centre or linked to Touch AF frame)AE LockYesExposure Compensation+/- 3 EV in 1/3 stop increments Manual and automatic dynamic range correction Automatic shadow correction ND Filter (3-stop)AEB1/3 – 2 EV in 1/3 stop incrementsISO sensitivity125, 160, 200, 250, 320, 400, 500, 640, 800, 1000, 1250, 1600, 2000, 2500, 3200, 4000, 5000, 6400, 8000, 10000, 12800  AUTO ISO: 125 - 6400 (possible to set Max. ISO speed and rate of change) SHUTTERSpeed1 – 1/2000 sec. (factory default) BULB, 30 – 1/2000 sec. (total range – varies by shooting mode) WHITE BALANCETypeTTLSettingsAuto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Flash, Custom 1, Custom 2 Multi-area WB correction available in Smart Auto White Balance Compensation Colour adjustment in Star mode COLOUR MATRIXTypesRGB VIEWFINDERViewfinderOptional Electronic Viewfinder EVF-DC1 LCD MONITORMonitorTilt type 8.0 cm (3.2”) sRGB PureColor II G Touchscreen LCD (TFT). 3:2 aspect ratio. Approx. 1,620,000 dots. Capacitive typeCoverageApprox. 100%BrightnessAdjustable to one of five levels. Quick-bright LCD FLASHModesAuto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow SynchroSlow Sync SpeedYes. Fastest speed 1/2000 sec.Red-Eye ReductionYesFlash Exposure Compensation+/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments. Face Detection FE, Safety FE, Smart Flash ExposureFlash Exposure LockYesManual Power Adjustment3 levels with internal flash (up to 19 levels with external EX Speedlites 270EX II and 430EX II. 22 levels with 580EX II, 600EX and 600EX-RT )Second Curtain SynchronisationYesBuilt-in Flash Range60 cm – 6.8 m (W) / 85 cm – 3.1 m (T) SHOOTINGModesSmart Auto (58 scenes detected), Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Custom 1, Custom 2, Hybrid Auto, Creative Shot, SCN (Sports, Portrait, Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer), Star (Star Nightscape, Star Trails, Star Time-Lapse Movie), Handheld Night Scene, Snow, Fireworks), Creative Filters (High Dynamic Range, Nostalgic, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Background Defocus, Soft Focus, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect), MovieModes in MovieSmart Auto (21 scenes detected), Standard, Program AE, Manual, Portrait, Nostalgic, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks, Short Clip, iFrame MoviePhoto EffectsMy Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color)Drive modesSingle, Auto Drive, Continuous, Continuous with AF, Self-TimerContinuous ShootingApprox. 5.9 shots/sec  with AF: Approx. 3.2 shots/sec (all speeds are until memory card becomes full) RECORDING PIXELS / COMPRESSIONImage Size3:2 - (RAW, L) 5472 x 3648, (M1) 4320 x 2880, (M2) 2304 x 1536, (S) 720 x 480 4:3 - (RAW, L) 4864 x 3648, (M1) 3840 x 2880, (M2) 2048 x 1536, (S) 640 x 480 16:9 - (RAW, L) 5472 x 3080, (M1) 4320 x 2432, (M2) 1920 x 1080, (S) 720 x 408 1:1 - (RAW, L) 3648 x 3648, (M1) 2880 x 2880, (M2) 1536 x 1536, (S) 480 x 480 4:5 - (RAW, L) 2912 x 3648, (M1) 2304 x 2880, (M2) 1232 x 1536, (S) 384 x 480 Resize in playback (M2)CompressionRAW, Superfine, FineMovies(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 fpsMovie Length(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 FILE TYPESStill Image TypeJPEG compression (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system and DPOF ver. 1.1 compliant), RAW (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition), RAW+JPEGMoviesMP4 [Video: MPEG-4 AVC / H.264, Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo)] iFrame DIRECT PRINTCanon PrintersCanon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers and Canon Inkjet Printers supporting PictBridgePictBridgeYes (via USB or Wireless LAN) OTHER FEATURESGPSGPS via Mobile (linked to compatible smartphone)Red-Eye CorrectionYes, during shooting and playbackMy Camera / My MenuMy Menu customisation availableMy CategoryImage tagging featureIntelligent Orientation SensorYesHistogramYes, live histogramPlayback zoomApprox. 2x – 10xSelf TimerImage tagging featureMenu LanguagesEnglish, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Greek, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Spanish, Ukrainian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Chinese (traditional), Japanese, Korean, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Farsi, Hindi, Malay, Indonesian, Vietnamese, Hebrew INTERFACEComputerHi-Speed USB (MTP, PTP) DIGITAL connectorOtherHDMI Micro Connector, A/V output (PAL/NTSC) External microphone (3.5 mm Stereo mini jack) Headphone Output (3.5 mm jack)Computer/OtherWi-Fi (IEEE802.11b/g/n), (2.4 GHz only), with Dynamic NFC support  MEMORY CARDTypeSD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS Speed Class 1 compatible) SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEMPC & MacintoshWindows 8 / 8.1 / 7 SP1 Mac OS X 10.8 / 10.9 / 10.10 For Wi-Fi connection to a PC: Windows 8 / 8.1 / 7 SP1 only Mac OS X 10.8.2 or later / 10.9 / 10.10 For Image Transfer Utility: Windows 8 / 8.1 / 7 SP1 only Mac OS X 10.8.2 or later / 10.9 / 10.10 SOFTWAREOtherCameraWindow DC Map Utility Image Transfer UtilityImage ManipulationDigital Photo Professional for RAW development POWER SOURCEBatteriesRechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-10L (battery and charger supplied)Battery lifeApprox. 300 shots Eco mode: 415 shots Approx. 360 min. playbackA/C Power SupplyOptional, AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC80 ACCESSORIESCases / StrapsSoft Case DCC-2300 PowerShot Accessory OrganizerLensesLens Hood LH-DC100 Filter Adapter FA-DC67B (Compatible with Canon 67mm Filters: Circular Polarizing PL-C B, Protect Filter)FlashCanon Speedlite (including 270EX, 270EX II, 320EX, 430EX, 430EX II, 580EX, 580EX II, 600EX, 600EX-RT ) Speedlite Transmitter (ST-E3-RT, ST-E2), Speedlite bracket SB-E2, Off-Camera Shoe Cord OC-E3Remote Controller/ SwitchRemote Switch RS-60E3Power Supply & Battery ChargersAC Adapter Kit ACK-DC80, Battery Charger CB-2LCEOtherElectronic Viewfinder EVF-DC1 (0.48 type), 4:3 aspect ratio, Approx. 2,360,000 dots, 100% coverage Interface cable IFC-400PCU Canon HDMI Cable HTC-100 PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONSOperating Environment0 – 40 °C, 10 – 90% humidityDimensions (WxHxD)123.3 x 76.5 x 105.3 mmWeightApprox. 733 g (including battery and memory card)
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- In the Box
Canon PowerShot G3X Compact Digital Camera
Soft Case DCC-2300
AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC80
Battery Charger CB-2LCE
Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-10L
24 months warranty with Canon Australia
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