Canon PowerShot G16 vs Canon PowerShot G15

Winner
Canon PowerShot G16

83

Canon PowerShot G15

75

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G16

Long exposures
Longest exposure
250 seconds
Wide aperture
Aperture
f/1.8
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
Aperture
Wide aperture
f/1.8
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light

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

$599 - $1,099

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot G7 X

Canon PowerShot G7 X

Pro digicam

$450

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
Wide angle Better wide angle
Battery life Much shorter battery life
Canon PowerShot G3 X

Canon PowerShot G3 X

Super zoom

$698 - $799

Sensor size Significantly larger sensor
Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture

Canon PowerShot G15 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G12

Canon PowerShot G12

Pro digicam

$450

Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Canon EOS Rebel T6

Canon EOS Rebel T6

Entry-level DSLR

$295 - $549 body only

$350 - $399 with 18-55mm lens

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
Size Larger
Canon PowerShot G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$599 - $1,099

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Screen flips out Has a flip-out screen
Aperture Significantly 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.