Canon PowerShot G9 X vs Canon PowerShot SX70 HS Comparison



Let’s compare the Canon PowerShot G9 X vs Canon PowerShot SX70 HS.

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 SX70 HS. While Canon PowerShot G9 X has 1 inch sensor, Canon PowerShot SX70 HS has 1/2.3 inch sensor and 20.2 has a 20.2 MP and Canon PowerShot SX70 HS has a 20.3 MP resolution.

  Canon PowerShot G9 X Canon PowerShot SX70 HS
  Canon PowerShot G9 X Front Canon PowerShot SX70 HS Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Canon Canon
Megapixels 20.2 20.3
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1 inch 1/2.3 inch
SLR Type Point & Shoot Point & Shoot
Crop Factor 2.7x n/a
AA Filter Fixed
Image Resolution 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2) 5184 x 3888 (20.2 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 125 - Max 12800 Min 100 - Max 3200
Full ISO Settings Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps Auto (100-800), 100-3200
Startup Time 2.3 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 Detection; Face & Tracking (9 points), Tracking, 1-point, Spot
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps Auto (100-800), 100-3200
Shutter Speed Range 1/2000 - 30 sec 1/2000 - 15 sec
Bulb Mode Yes No
JPEG Buffer Size 10
AW Buffer Size Unlimited
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,040,000 dots (345,600 px) 921,600 dots (307,200 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen No Yes
Tilt Swivel Screen No Yes
Selfie Screen No Yes
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder No / LCD EVF / LCD
Viewfinder Type EVF: 0.39"-type 2.36M-dot OLED; 100% coverage; -3.0 to +1.0 diopter adjustment; eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (60p/30p) 3840x2160 (30p/25p)
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 UHS-I compliant
Microphone Jack No Yes
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, 3.5mm Microphone Jack
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes No
Bluetooth No Yes
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 255 shots
Battery Types Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 7.3 oz (206 g) includes batteries 21.4 oz (608 g) includes batteries
Size 3.9 x 2.3 x 1.2 in. (98 x 58 x 31 mm) 5.0 x 3.6 x 4.6 in. (127 x 91 x 116 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $401.65 Buy from Amazon for $549.00
Release Date 2015-11-15 2018-11-30