Canon PowerShot G1X vs Canon EOS M

Winner
Canon PowerShot G1X

68

Canon EOS M

41

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G1X

Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Tunnel
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
 

Reasons to buy the Canon EOS M

Touch screen
Touch screen
Fewer buttons
Color depth
Great color depth
22.1 bits
Movie continuous focus
Movie continuous focus
Makes it easy to get in-focus movies
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon EOS M.

competitors

Canon PowerShot G1X Competitors

Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II

Boutique

$548 - $699

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Wide angle Better wide angle
Supports 24p No 24p support
Canon PowerShot G16

Canon PowerShot G16

Pro digicam

$700

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Supports 24p No 24p support
Canon PowerShot G15

Canon PowerShot G15

Pro digicam

$450

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Overall image quality Significantly worse image quality

Canon EOS M Competitors

Canon EOS M10

Canon EOS M10

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$623 body only

$449 with 15-45mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
Canon EOS M3

Canon EOS M3

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$429 - $435 body only

$549 with 18-55mm lens

Overall image quality Better image quality
Autofocus Faster autofocus
Size Slightly larger
Canon Rebel SL1

Canon Rebel SL1

Entry-level DSLR

$399 - $400 body only

$379 - $499 with 18-55mm lens

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Lens availability Much more lenses available
Size Larger

discussion

Canon PowerShot G1X
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Ky (7:25 PM, November 20, 2013)
I dont understand why the EOS M has almost all its points better - including Quality and Color Depth and cheaper but less score ? Why ?