Summary Canon G15

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Score Snapsort rank
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#n/a of 1
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 5
Specifications Key specs
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Screen size
Help 3"
Help f/1.8
Screen resolution
Help 922k dots
Wide angle
Help 28 mm
Movie format
Help 1080p @ 24fps
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Canon PowerShot G15Canon PowerShot G15


Canon has replaced the PowerShot G15 with the G16.

Canon PowerShot G16
Canon PowerShot G16 announced August 2013
Longest exposure Much longer exposures
Battery life Slightly longer battery life

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The Canon G15 vs other recent digicams

Aperture Wide aperture Help
Image stabilization Image stabilization Help
  1. Lens
Thickness Thin Help
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Size Quite small Help
Mid size (107×76×40 mm)
Supports 24p 24p movies Help
For that film look
External flash External flash Help
Better lighting
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The Canon G15 vs other recent pro digicams

Built-in flash Built-in flash Help
Usually standard
Battery life Above average battery life Help
350 shots
High-speed framerate High speed movies Help
240 fps
Fastest shutter speed Fast shutter speed Help
1/4000 of a second


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The Canon G15 vs other recent digicams

Zoom Below average zoom Help
Wide angle Poor wide angle lens Help
28 mm
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Movie format Full HD Help
1080p @ 24fps
Announced Old Help
September 2012
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The Canon G15 vs other recent pro digicams

Sensor size Small sensor Help
1/1.8" 7.44x5.58mm
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
10 fps
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Focus points Fewer focus points Help
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
15 seconds
Screen resolution Low resolution screen Help
922k dots
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
12,800 ISO
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
12 MP
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
Screen type Screen type Help




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Canon PowerShot G15
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janus (1:31 AM, January 09, 2013)
I wanted to move up, I had the G2 and then the G12, but not now. One of the most important aspects of the Canon G line was the flippable monitor screen.