Canon PowerShot G1X vs Canon PowerShot G16

Winner
Canon PowerShot G1X

73

Canon PowerShot G16

71

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G1X

24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
Flip-out screen
Screen flips out
Great for movies
Almost no delay when powering up
Startup delay
1900 ms startup delay
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Tunnel
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G16

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Shutter lag
Barely any delay taking photos
314 ms shutter lag
Longest exposure
Long exposures
250 seconds
Startup delay
Almost no delay when powering up
1800 ms startup delay

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot G16.

competitors

Canon PowerShot G1X Competitors

Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II

Boutique

$649

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Aperture Wider aperture
Supports 24p No 24p support
Canon PowerShot G12

Canon PowerShot G12

Pro digicam

$644

Shutter lag Much less shutter lag
Size Smaller
Overall image quality Significantly worse image quality
Canon PowerShot G5 X

Canon PowerShot G5 X

Pro digicam

$640 - $699

Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Supports 24p No 24p support

Canon PowerShot G16 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G5 X

Canon PowerShot G5 X

Pro digicam

$640 - $699

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Touch screen Has a touch screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot G7 X

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Pro digicam

$575

Startup delay Much less startup delay
Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$450 - $548 body only

$582 - $698 with 16-50mm lens

Overall image quality Much better image quality
Color depth Better color depth
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

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