Summary Canon G2

Prices Price
Camera only
$300
Score Snapsort rank
Within its price range
#n/a of 2
Among similar cameras
#n/a of 10
Specifications Key specs
Zoom
Help 3x
Screen size
Help 1.8"
Aperture
Help f/2
Screen resolution
Help Unknown
Wide angle
Help 34 mm
Movie format
Help Unknown
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Pros

The Canon G2 vs other recent digicams

Aperture Very wide aperture Help
f/2
External flash External flash Help
Better lighting
Viewfinder Doesn't use battery, see more detail Help
Tunnel
Supports RAW Shoots RAW Help
Better editing
Lowest price Inexpensive Help
$299.95

The Canon G2 vs other recent pro digicams

Built-in flash Built-in flash Help
Usually standard

Cons

The Canon G2 vs other recent digicams

Zoom Below average zoom Help
3x
Macro focus Poor macro Help
6.0 cm
Fastest shutter speed Slow shutter speed Help
1/1000 of a second
Popularity Not so popular Help
Among snapsort users
Image stabilization No image stabilization Help
Risk of blur
Announced Old Help
August 2001
Longest exposure Short exposures Help
15 seconds

The Canon G2 vs other recent pro digicams

Sensor size Small sensor Help
1/1.8" 7.18x5.32mm
Screen size Very small screen Help
1.8"
Continuous shooting Slow continuous shooting Help
2.5 fps
Touch screen No touch screen Help
More buttons
Screen flips out Fixed screen Help
Less flexible
Screen type Screen type Help
LCD
Thickness Thick Help
2.5"
Wide angle Very poor wide angle lens Help
34 mm
Size Slightly large Help
Standard size (121×77×64 mm)
Light sensitivity Poor maximum light sensitivity Help
400 ISO
True resolution Lower true resolution Help
3.9 MP
Autofocus contrast detection autofocus Help
slower focusing
Sensor type Sensor type Help
CCD
Weight Heavy Help
510 g

Discussion

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Dr_yang (2:30 PM, March 12, 2012)
Canon G2 has a flip-out screens