Canon PowerShot G9 X vs Ricoh GR II Comparison



Let’s compare the Canon PowerShot G9 X vs Ricoh GR 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 Ricoh GR II. While Canon PowerShot G9 X has 1 inch sensor, Ricoh GR II has APS-C sensor and 20.2 has a 20.2 MP and Ricoh GR II has a 16.2 MP resolution.

  Canon PowerShot G9 X Ricoh GR II
  Canon PowerShot G9 X Front Ricoh GR II Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Canon Ricoh
Megapixels 20.2 16.2
Sensor Type CMOS CMOS
Sensor Format 1 inch APS-C
SLR Type Point & Shoot Mirrorless
Crop Factor 2.7x 1.5x
AA Filter Fixed None
Image Resolution 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2) 4928 x 3264 (16.1 MP, Other)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 125 - Max 12800 Min 100 - Max 25600
Full ISO Settings Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps Auto, Auto-Hi, Manual ISO 100 - 25,600
Startup Time 2.3 seconds 1.3 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: Multi AF, Spot AF, Pinpoint AF, Subject-tracking AF, MF, Snap, infinity, Face recognition priority (only in Auto mode); Continuous Focus point adjustment: Auto, User-Selectable, Center
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps Auto, Auto-Hi, Manual ISO 100 - 25,600
Shutter Speed Range 1/2000 - 30 sec 1/4000 - 300 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 10 Unlimited
AW Buffer Size Unlimited 10
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,040,000 dots (345,600 px) 1,228,800 dots (307,200 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 Optional hotshoe mounted optical viewfinders
Focus Peaking Yes No
Video Features
Video Resolution 1920x1080 (60p/30p) 1920x1080 (30p/25p/24p)
Video File Format MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (Stereo)) MOV (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264, Sound: Linear PCM)
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 1/4000 (ext: 1/400)
Internal connections Micro HDMI (Type D) Micro HMDI (Type-D)
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 8.7 oz (248 g) includes batteries
Size 3.9 x 2.3 x 1.2 in. (98 x 58 x 31 mm) 4.6 x 2.5 x 1.4 in. (117 x 63 x 35 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $401.65 Buy from Amazon for $496.95
Release Date 2015-11-15 2015-07-15