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 G16

Canon PowerShot G16

Pro digicam

$728

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Dynamic range More dynamic range
Supports 24p No 24p support
Canon PowerShot G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$415

Low light performance Much lower noise at high ISO
Overall image quality Much better image quality
Dynamic range Less dynamic range
Canon PowerShot G11

Canon PowerShot G11

Pro digicam

$470

Battery life Much longer battery life
Low light performance Slightly lower noise at high ISO
Supports 24p No 24p support

Canon Powershot SX40 Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Super zoom

$411

Zoom Significantly more zoom
HDR Has in-camera HDR
Aperture Narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$405 - $480

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen size Much larger screen
Aperture Narrower aperture
Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

Sony CyberShot DSC-H300

Super zoom

$178 - $180

Screen size Much larger screen
Panorama Can create panoramas in-camera
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

discussion

Canon PowerShot G12
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