Canon PowerShot G12 vs Canon Powershot SX40

Winner
Canon PowerShot G12

61

Canon Powershot SX40

51

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G12

Really small
Size
Mid size (112×76×48 mm)
Thin
Thickness
1.9"
Fast shutter speed
Fastest shutter speed
1/4000 of a second
Image stabilization
Image stabilization
  1. Lens
 

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot SX40

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Continuous shooting
Rapid fire
10.3 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

$500

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Supports 24p No 24p support
Canon PowerShot G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$599 - $1,099

Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Sensor size Much larger sensor
Battery life Significantly shorter battery life
Sony Alpha A6000

Sony Alpha A6000

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$444 - $448 body only

$525 - $548 with 16-50mm lens

Sensor type Has a CMOS-family sensor
Screen size Significantly larger screen

Canon Powershot SX40 Competitors

Fujifilm FinePix S4500

Fujifilm FinePix S4500

Super zoom

Screen size Much larger screen
Size Smaller
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon Rebel T3

Canon Rebel T3

Entry-level DSLR

$487 with 18-55mm lens

Battery life Much longer battery life
Autofocus Faster autofocus
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Canon PowerShot SX30 IS

Super zoom

$603

High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies

discussion

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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