Canon PowerShot G9 X vs Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II Comparison



Let’s compare the Canon PowerShot G9 X vs Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Canon PowerShot G9 X and Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II. Both cameras have 1 inch sensors but Canon PowerShot G9 X has a 20.2 MP and Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II has a 20.2 MP resolution.

  Canon PowerShot G9 X Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II
  Canon PowerShot G9 X Front Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Canon Canon
Megapixels 20.2 20.2
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1 inch 1 inch
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor 2.7x 2.7x
AA Filter Fixed Fixed
Image Resolution 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2) 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 125 - Max 12800 Min 125 - Max 12800
Full ISO Settings Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps Auto (max: 400 to 12800), ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps
Startup Time 2.3 seconds 2.2 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: AiAF (31-point, Face Detection or Touch AF with Object and Face Select and Track), 1-point AF (any position is available or fixed center) Contrast Detect AF with Face Detection; 31-point AiAF, 1-point (center for face select and track)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps Auto (max: 400 to 12800), ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps
Shutter Speed Range 1/2000 - 30 sec 1/2000 - 15 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 10 32
AW Buffer Size Unlimited 21
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,040,000 dots (345,600 px) 1,040,000 dots (345,600 px)
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen No Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No Yes
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder No / LCD No / LCD
Viewfinder Type
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (60p/30p) 1920x1080 (60p/30p/24p)
Video File Format MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo)) MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo))
Memory Card Type SD / SDHC / SDXC SD / SDHC / SDXC
Dual Card Slot No No
SD UHS Support
Microphone Jack No No
Headphone Jack No No
Flash and Internal Connections
Built-in Flash Yes Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/2000 1/2000
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type D) Micro (Type D) HDMI
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes Yes
Bluetooth No No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA)
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 7.3 oz (206 g) includes batteries 11.2 oz (318 g) includes batteries
Size 3.9 x 2.3 x 1.2 in. (98 x 58 x 31 mm) 4.2 x 2.4 x 1.7 in. (106 x 61 x 42 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $401.65 Buy from Amazon for $599.00
Release Date 2015-11-15 2016-05-15