Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II vs Canon PowerShot G9 X Comparison

Let’s compare the Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II vs Canon PowerShot G9 X.

Our comparison table below covers all the important specifications of each camera. In this side-by-side review, we will be comparing Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II and Canon PowerShot G9 X. While Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II has 4/3 sensor, Canon PowerShot G9 X has 1 inch sensor and 17.0 has a 17.0 MP and Canon PowerShot G9 X has a 20.2 MP resolution.

  Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Canon PowerShot G9 X
  Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II Front Canon PowerShot G9 X Front
Sensor and Camera Features
Brand Panasonic Canon
Megapixels 17.0 20.2
Sensor Type Live MOS CMOS
Sensor Format 4/3 1 inch
SLR Type Mirrorless Point & Shoot
Crop Factor n/a 2.7x
AA Filter None Fixed
Image Resolution 4736 x 3552 (16.8 MP, 4:3) 5472 x 3648 (20.0 MP, 3:2)
Body Image Stabilization No No
Native ISO Min 200 - Max 25600 Min 125 - Max 12800
Full ISO Settings Auto, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps
Startup Time 2.8 seconds 2.3 seconds
AF System and Shooting
Auto Focus Type Contrast Detection: 49-area, Custom Multi, 1-area (flexible / scalable), Pinpoint (Full area touch is available), Face/Eye Detection, Tracking 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)
Continuous Shooting Speed / Burst Mode Auto, Intelligent ISO, ISO 200 - 25600, extendable to 100; 1 or 1/3 EV steps Auto, ISO 125-12800 in 1/3 EV steps
Shutter Speed Range 1/16000 - 60 sec 1/2000 - 30 sec
Bulb Mode Yes Yes
JPEG Buffer Size 109 10
AW Buffer Size 34 Unlimited
Screen/viewfinder
LCD 3.0 3.0
LCD Resolution 1,240,000 dots (413,300 px) 1,040,000 dots (345,600 px)
Touchscreen Yes Yes
Articulating Screen No No
Tilt Swivel Screen No No
Selfie Screen No No
Top Deck Display No No
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Viewfinder EVF / LCD No / LCD
Viewfinder Type 0.38-inch EVF (Live View Finder), 2764K-dots equivalent (field sequential), ~100% coverage, ~1.39x / 0.7x (35mm equiv.) magnification, eye sensor
Focus Peaking Yes Yes
Video Features
Video Resolution 3840x2160 (30p/24p) 1920x1080 (60p/30p)
Video File Format AVCHD (Audio format: Dolby Digital 2ch) / MP4 (Audio format AAC 2ch) 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 No Yes
Max Flash Sync Speed 1/4000 1/2000
Internal connections Micro-B USB 2.0, Micro HDMI (Type-D) Micro HDMI (Type D)
Connectivity
Built-In Wi-Fi Yes Yes
NFC No Yes
Bluetooth Yes No
Built-In GPS No No
USB Type USB 2.0 High Speed,Bluetooth,WiFi USB 2.0 High Speed,WiFi
Physical
Battery Life (CIPA) 240 shots
Battery Types 7.2v, 1025mAh Lithium-ion rechargeable Lithium-ion rechargeable
Weight 13.8 oz (392 g) includes batteries 7.3 oz (206 g) includes batteries
Size 4.5 x 2.6 x 2.5 in. (115 x 66 x 64 mm) 3.9 x 2.3 x 1.2 in. (98 x 58 x 31 mm)
Price
Price Buy from Amazon for $997.99 Buy from Amazon for $401.65
Release Date 2018-10-15 2015-11-15