Canon PowerShot G12 vs Canon Powershot SX40

Winner
Canon PowerShot G12

42

Canon Powershot SX40

35

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G12

Really small
Size
Mid size (112×76×48 mm)
Wide dynamic range
Dynamic range
11.2 EV
In-camera HDR
HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Thin
Thickness
1.9"
 

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot SX40

Wide angle
Wide angle lens
24 mm
High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens

galleries

Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon Powershot SX40.
Explore our gallery of 50 sample photos taken by the Canon PowerShot G12.

competitors

Canon PowerShot G12 Competitors

Canon PowerShot G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$450

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Overall image quality Much better image quality
Dynamic range Less dynamic range
Canon PowerShot G15

Canon PowerShot G15

Pro digicam

$444

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out
Canon PowerShot G16

Canon PowerShot G16

Pro digicam

$490

Dynamic range More dynamic range
High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Supports 24p No 24p support

Canon Powershot SX40 Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$429 - $479

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen size Much larger screen
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Canon PowerShot SX530 HS

Super zoom

$229 - $279

Screen size Much larger screen
Zoom Significantly more zoom
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Super zoom

$410

Zoom Significantly more zoom
HDR Has in-camera HDR
Aperture Narrower aperture

discussion

Canon PowerShot G12
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Canon Powershot SX40
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NILOFAR (9:09 AM, August 26, 2012)
i don t knowe which one is better .I duy which one G12 OR SX40 HS