Canon PowerShot G16 vs Canon PowerShot G15

Winner
Canon PowerShot G16

91

Canon PowerShot G15

86

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G16

Great battery life
Battery life
360 shots
Long exposures
Longest exposure
250 seconds
Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.8
Great viewfinder
Viewfinder
Tunnel
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G15

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/1.8
Battery life
Great battery life
350 shots
Viewfinder
Great viewfinder
Tunnel
External flash
External flash
Better lighting

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 G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$695

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Aperture Much narrower aperture
Canon EOS M10

Canon EOS M10

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$599 with 15-45mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
Battery life Significantly shorter battery life
Canon PowerShot G7 X

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Pro digicam

$534

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Battery life Much shorter battery life

Canon PowerShot G15 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Pro digicam

$534

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Battery life Much shorter battery life
Nikon Coolpix L830

Nikon Coolpix L830

Super zoom

$244

Wide angle Much better wide angle
Zoom More zoom
Aperture Much narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$695

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Aperture Much narrower aperture

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.