Canon PowerShot G16 vs Canon PowerShot G15

Winner
Canon PowerShot G16

50

Canon PowerShot G15

46

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G16

Great battery life
Battery life
360 shots
Long exposures
Longest exposure
250 seconds
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
CMOS Sensor
Sensor type
Better in low light
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G15

Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
Battery life
Great battery life
350 shots

galleries

Explore our gallery of 49 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot G15.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot G16.

competitors

Canon PowerShot G16 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Pro digicam

$649

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
Supports 24p Supports 24p
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100)

Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS100 (Lumix DMC-TZ100)

Travel zoom

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$498 - $1,299

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Supports 24p Supports 24p
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Canon PowerShot G15 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Pro digicam

$649

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
Wide angle Better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot G7 X

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Pro digicam

$579

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
Wide angle Better wide angle
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$498 - $1,299

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

discussion

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Guy (0:26 AM, October 16, 2013)
Basically the same camera. G16 has Wifi and a slightly faster auto-focus. It also can shoot at 12fps until the battery dies while the G15 can shoot at 10fps for 1 second. Also higher IQ video. To me, not worth the $100.