Canon PowerShot G16 vs Canon PowerShot G15

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51

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47

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G16

Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
11.7 EV
Great battery life
Battery life
360 shots
Long exposures
Longest exposure
250 seconds
High speed movies
High-speed framerate
240 fps
 

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

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Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$1,299

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Supports 24p Supports 24p
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
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Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Pro digicam

$679

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
Supports 24p Supports 24p
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
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Canon PowerShot G12

Pro digicam

Supports 24p Supports 24p
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

Canon PowerShot G15 Competitors

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Panasonic Lumix DMC-LX7

Pro digicam

$455

Wide angle Significantly better wide angle
Aperture Wider aperture
High-speed framerate Lower speed movies
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Canon PowerShot G5 X

Pro digicam

$729

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
External mic jack Has an external mic jack
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
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Canon PowerShot G12

Pro digicam

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

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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.