General

Canon PowerShot G15 Canon PowerShot G7 X
Brand
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Canon Canon
Lowest price
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Unknown $529.99
Announced
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September 2012 September 2014

Sensor

Type
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CMOS CMOS
Sensor size
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1/1.8" 7.44x5.58mm Nikon CX 13.2x8.8mm
Megapixels
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12 MP 20 MP
Light sensitivity
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12,800 ISO 12,800 ISO
Light sensitivity (boost)
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Unknown Unknown

Sensor (Advanced)

True resolution
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12 MP 20 MP
Native resolution
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4000 × 3000 5472 × 3648
Pixel size
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3.5 µm² 5.8 µm²

Screen

Type
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LCD LCD
Size
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3" 3"
Resolution
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922k dots 1,040k dots
Touch screen
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No Yes
Flips out
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No Yes

Lens

Zoom
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5x 4.2x
Wide angle
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28 mm 24 mm
Telephoto
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140 mm 100 mm
Aperture (wide angle)
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f/1.8 f/1.8
Aperture (telephoto)
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f/2.8 f/2.8
Macro focus
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1.0 cm 5.0 cm

Form factor

Size
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107×76×40 mm 103×60×40 mm
Depth
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1.6" 1.6"
Weight
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352 g 304 g
Interchangeable lenses
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No No
Waterproof
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No No

Viewfinder

Type
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Tunnel None
Viewfinder size
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Unknown n/a

Movies

Format
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1080p @ 24fps 1080p @ 60fps
Supports 24p
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Yes No
High-speed framerate
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240 fps None
External mic jack
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No No
Autofocus
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Contrast detection Unknown
Continuous focus
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Unknown n/a
All formats
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  1. 320 x 240 @ 240fps
  2. 480p @ 1fps
  3. 480p @ 3fps
  4. 480p @ 6fps
  5. 480p @ 30fps
  6. 480p @ 120fps
  7. 720p @ 1fps
  8. 720p @ 3fps
  9. 720p @ 6fps
  10. 720p @ 30fps
  11. 1080p @ 24fps
  1. 480p @ 30fps
  2. 720p @ 30fps
  3. 1080p @ 30fps
  4. 1080p @ 60fps

Features

Panorama
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Yes No
HDR
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Yes Yes
3D
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No No
Image stabilization
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  1. Lens
  1. Lens
Supports RAW
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Yes Yes
GPS
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No No

Performance

Startup delay
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Unknown 1500 ms
Shutter lag
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Unknown 200 ms
Battery life
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350 shots 210 shots
Continuous shooting
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10 fps 6.5 fps

Focus system

Autofocus
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Contrast detection Contrast detection
Focus points
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9 31
Cross type focus points
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Unknown Unknown

Shutter

Max
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1/4000s 1/2000s
Min
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15s 40s

Flash

Built-in flash
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Yes Yes
Popup
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Yes Yes
External connection
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Yes No

Storage

Storage slots
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1 1
Supported formats
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  1. SD
  2. SDHC
  3. SDXC
  1. SD
  2. SDHC
  3. SDXC

DXO Mark Scores

Image quality
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46.0 71.0
Color depth
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19.9 bits 23 bits
Dynamic range
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11.5 EV 12.7 EV
Low light performance
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165 ISO 556 ISO
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