Canon PowerShot G9 X vs Olympus Tough TG-4 Comparison



Let’s compare the Canon PowerShot G9 X vs Olympus Tough TG-4.

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 Olympus Tough TG-4. While Canon PowerShot G9 X has 1 inch sensor, Olympus Tough TG-4 has 1/2.3 inch sensor and 20.2 has a 20.2 MP and Olympus Tough TG-4 has a 16.0 MP resolution.

  Canon PowerShot G9 X Olympus Tough TG-4
  Canon PowerShot G9 X Front Olympus Tough TG-4 Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Canon Olympus
Megapixels 20.2 16.0
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 Fixed
Image Resolution 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2) 4608 x 3456 (15.9 MP, 4:3)
Body Image Stabilization No Yes
Native ISO Min 125 - Max 12800 Min 100 - Max 6400
Full ISO Settings Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps Auto, High, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400
Startup Time 2.3 seconds 1.0 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 Detect AF, iES, Spot AF, AF Tracking, AF Target Selection
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps Auto, High, 100, 200, 400, 800, 1600, 3200, 6400
Shutter Speed Range 1/2000 - 30 sec 1/2000 - 4 sec
Bulb Mode Yes No
JPEG Buffer Size 10 100
AW Buffer Size Unlimited
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,040,000 dots (345,600 px) 460,800 dots (153,600 px)
Touchscreen Yes No
Articulating Screen No No
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes No
Viewfinder No / LCD No / LCD
Viewfinder Type
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (60p/30p) 1920x1080 (30p)
Video File Format MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo)) MOV/H.264 with stereo sound, AVI/Motion JPEG (High-Speed Movie, Time-Lapse Movie)
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
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type D) Multi-terminal (USB Connector, DC Jack, Audio/Video Output), Micro HDMI (Type D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC Yes No
Bluetooth No No
Built-In GPS No Yes
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 8.7 oz (247 g) includes batteries
Size 3.9 x 2.3 x 1.2 in. (98 x 58 x 31 mm) 4.4 x 2.6 x 1.2 in. (112 x 66 x 31 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $401.65 Buy from Amazon for $349.00
Release Date 2015-11-15 2015-05-15