Canon PowerShot G12 vs Canon Powershot SX40

Winner
Canon PowerShot G12

39

Canon Powershot SX40

33

Runner-up

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G12

Really small
Size
Mid size (112×76×48 mm)
In-camera HDR
HDR
Combines multiple exposures
Fast shutter speed
Fastest shutter speed
1/4000 of a second
24p movies
Supports 24p
For that film look
 

Reasons to buy the Canon Powershot SX40

High-speed framerate
High speed movies
240 fps
Sensor type
CMOS Sensor
Better in low light
Macro focus
Great macro
0.0 cm
Supports 24p
24p movies
For that film look

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

$379 - $499

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Supports 24p No 24p support
Canon PowerShot G1X

Canon PowerShot G1X

Boutique

$589

Sensor size Much larger sensor
Overall image quality Significantly better image quality
Macro focus Much worse macro capability
Canon PowerShot G15

Canon PowerShot G15

Pro digicam

$413

High-speed framerate Records high-speed movies
Aperture Significantly wider aperture
Screen flips out Screen does not flip out

Canon Powershot SX40 Competitors

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Canon PowerShot SX60 HS

Super zoom

$364 - $449

Zoom Much more zoom
Screen size Much larger screen
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture
Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

Travel zoom

$379

Screen size Much larger screen
Size Much smaller
High-speed framerate Doesn't record high-speed movies
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Super zoom

$305

Zoom More zoom
HDR Has in-camera HDR
Aperture Significantly narrower aperture

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