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PowerShot G5 X Mark II

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Item Code: 3070C001AA

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Features

20.1 Megapixel 1.0” Stacked CMOS Sensor

The PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera features a new 1.0-inch 20.1 Megapixel stacked CMOS sensor, which helps achieve high image quality and high performance at the same time, delivering gorgeous, detailed images. It also enables fast continuous shooting and fast autofocus that helps you capture important moments.

DIGIC 8 Image Processor

The DIGIC 8 Image Processor helps produce high image quality and fast operation, even in in low light. When using high ISO settings, the image processor helps keep results sharp and detailed in virtually any lighting situation. Powerful all around, the DIGIC 8 Image Processor helps ensure your photos and videos look sharp and lifelike with minimal noise or grain.

5x Optical Zoom Lens (24-120mm f/1.8-2.8) with Optical Image Stabilizer

 

With a 5x optical zoom lens, a range of 24–120mm, advanced Optical Image Stabilization and an aperture range of f/1.8 (wide)- f/2.8 (telephoto), the PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera is suitable for group photographs, landscapes, and even close-up photography. The PowerShot G5 X Mark II’s lens works in conjunction with the camera's sensor and image processor to deliver sharp images from edge to edge and from wide-angle to telephoto.

4K 30p Video

 

With the help of the DIGIC 8 image processor, and the stacked CMOS sensor, enjoy recording non-cropped 4K movies at a frame rate of up to 30p for high definition, cinematic results. Recording at almost four times the resolution of Full HD, you can see your subject in stunning clarity. Beautiful time-lapse videos can be created in 4K simply and easily with the dedicated Time-lapse Movie mode.

FHD 120p Video

 

Ideal for smooth, slow-motion playback videos, Full HD movies can also be recorded at a high-frame rate of approx. 120 frames per second. Designed to capture fun, beautiful videos, the PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera helps ensure you can see the unique expressions of your friends' or family's faces in close-up movies.

0.39-type OLED Pop-up EVF with Approx. 2.36 Million Dots

 

The PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera features a 0.39-inch OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) built-in pop-up EVF with approx. 2.36 million dots – making the camera compact in size. The electronic viewfinder (EVF) provides a bright, sharp and colorful view of the subject at hand, and shows a crisp and vivid image with minimal distortion, even when the eye moves off the center of the visual field.

Touch and Drag AF

 

Equipped with Touch and Drag AF, the PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera makes it easy to select a focus point quickly without taking your eye away from the viewfinder. Using the Touchscreen LCD, it's as simple as pointing to the desired area of focus. The chosen AF point is then displayed in the camera's EVF for quick confirmation.

Continuous Shooting up to 20 fps (up to 30 fps with RAW Burst Mode)

 

With autofocus tracking on to help keep your shots sharp, you can maintain the speed and shoot at up to 20 fps. The PowerShot G5 X Mark II can also shoot at up to 30 fps during RAW burst mode – ideal for sports, wildlife, moving subjects or anything unpredictable.

USB Charge / Power Supply Compatible

 

The PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera is compatible with the USB Power Adapter PD-E1 for in-camera charging via USB. Featuring an industry standard USB-C connector, the optional USB Power Adapter PD-E1 makes for easy charging without the necessity to remove the battery from the camera. You can even record up to 8 hours continuously when recording time is set to "unlimited".

Built-in Bluetooth®** Capability

 

Bluetooth®** pairing helps you connect the camera to compatible smart devices using the free Canon Camera Connect app*. This low-energy wireless connection helps preserve battery life while allowing remote control of the PowerShot G5x Mark II camera. It also sends continuously updated GPS^^ location data from your phone, letting you geotag what you've captured so you can know precisely where you took that stunning vacation photo.

 

Built-in Wi-Fi®* Capability

 

The PowerShot G5x Mark II camera is designed to make using Wi-Fi®* connectivity fast and easy. It can transfer files directly to a compatible smart device using the free Canon Camera Connect app. Simply connect to the Camera Connect app* to transfer images to your smart device, then share and upload from the device directly to various social media sites and web services or print directly to compatible wireless Canon printers.

Remote Shooting

 

Wireless capabilities also allow you to use your compatible smart devices with the Canon Camera Connect app* to remotely control the camera, which is useful for self-portraits and group shots or for shooting from a distance (as long as the camera is in wireless range).

* Compatible with iOS® versions 9.3/10.3/11.2-11.4/12.2, Android™ smartphone and tablet versions 5.0/5.1/6.0/7.0/7.1/8.0/8.1/9.0. Data charges may apply with the download of the free Canon Camera Connect app. This app helps enable you to upload images to social media services. Please note that image files may contain personally identifiable information that may implicate privacy laws. Canon disclaims and has no responsibility for your use of such images. Canon does not obtain, collect or use such images or any information included in such images through this app.

** Compatible with select smartphone and tablet devices (Android™ version 5.0 or later and the following iOS® devices: iPhone 4s or later, iPad 3rd gen. or later, iPod Touch 5th gen. or later) equipped with Bluetooth® version 4.1 or later and the Camera Connect App Ver. 2.5.0. This application is not guaranteed to operate on all listed devices, even if minimum requirements are met.

^^ In certain countries and regions, the use of GPS may be restricted. Therefore, be sure to use GPS in accordance with the laws and regulations of your country or region. Be particularly careful when traveling outside your home country. As a signal is received from GPS satellites, take sufficient measures when using in locations where the use of electronics is regulated.

DPP Express

 

Canon's Digital Photo Professional Express makes speedy processing of JPEGs and CR3 RAW files on a compatible handheld device a breeze. Working with Canon's Camera Connect app^^ to create a streamlined wireless workflow, DPP Express lets you adjust settings right on your mobile device, saving files to the cloud, a PC or your camera.

^^ Compatible with iOS® versions 9.3/10.3/11.2-11.4/12.2, Android™ smartphone and tablet versions 5.0/5.1/6.0/7.0/7.1/8.0/8.1/9.0. Data charges may apply with the download of the free Canon Camera Connect app. This app helps enable you to upload images to social media services. Please note that image files may contain personally identifiable information that may implicate privacy laws. Canon disclaims and has no responsibility for your use of such images. Canon does not obtain, collect or use such images or any information included in such images through this app.

Panoramic Shooting

 

The PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera is designed to make panoramic photography enjoyable yet intriguing. Whether capturing vertical or horizontal pictures, it's easy to switch to the dedicated Panoramic Shot Mode and start shooting by pushing down the shutter button and panning the camera.

Star Shooting Mode

 

Make any starry sky easier to capture with the help of the star shooting mode on the PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera. With just an optional tripod, you can capture exquisite Star Trails and Star Time-Lapse Movies. The modes can be performed fully automatically or with manual controls for extra versatility.

Specifications

Type

Digital camera with built-in flash, 5x Optical, 4x Digital and 20x Combined Zoom with Optical Image Stabilizer

Type

20.1 Megapixel*, 1.0-inch stacked CMOS (sensor aspect ratio: 3:2)
* Image processing may cause a decrease in the number of pixels.

Pixels

Effective Pixels: Approx. 20.1 Megapixels
Total Pixels: Approx. 20.9 Megapixels

Focal Length

8.8 (W) – 44.0(T) mm (35mm film equivalent: 24–120mm)

Optical Zoom

Approx. 5x

Digital Zoom

Approx. 4x

Focusing Range

Auto/Manual: 2.0 in. (5cm) – infinity (W), 7.9 in. (20cm) – infinity (T)
Normal: 2.0 in. (5cm) – infinity (W), 7.9 in. (20cm) – infinity (T)
Macro: 2.0 in. – 1.6 ft. (5–50cm) (W)

Autofocus System

TTL Autofocus, Manual Focus

Viewfinder

Electronic Viewfinder (Approx. 2.36 million dots)

LCD Monitor

3.0-type TFT color liquid crystal (Vari-angle)

LCD Pixels

Approx. 1.04 million dots

LCD Coverage

Approx. 100%

Maximum Aperture

f/1.8 (W), f/2.8 (T)

Shutter Speed

1–1/2000 sec. (in Auto mode)
15–1/2000 sec. (in Tv, M, and Manual Movie Modes)
1/4000 sec. (Movie Shooting)
1/2000 sec. (Time-lapse Movie)

ISO Sensitivity

Auto, ISO 125/160/200/250/320/400/500/640/800/1000/1250/1600/2000/2500/3200/4000/5000/6400 (When in Auto mode)
Max. ISO Speed 12800 (When in P mode)

Light Metering Method

Evaluative, Center Weighted Average, Spot (Still image only)

Exposure Control Method

Manual Exposure, Program Shift, Safety Shift, AE Lock

Exposure Compensation

Still Images: ±3 stops in 1/3-stop increments
Videos: ±3 stops in 1/3-stop increments

White Balance Control

Auto (Ambience & White priority), Day Light, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, White Fluorescent Light, Flash, Color Temperature, Custom

Built-in Flash

Auto, On, Slow Synchro, Off

Flash Range

1.6 ft.(50cm) –24.6 ft. (7.5m) (W), 1.6 ft. (50cm) – 14.8 ft. (4.5m) (T)
Image brightness may diminish depending on the shooting distance.

Flash Exposure Compensation

±2 stops in 1/3-stop increments

Picture Style

C, M, Av, Tv, P, Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Def.1-3

Creative Filters

Grainy B/W, Soft Focus, Fish-eye Effect, Art Bold Effect, Water Painting Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Miniature Effect
*Applicable only to images taken with same model.

Self Timer

Off, 2 sec., 10 sec., Custom, Remote Shooting

Wireless Control

Unavailable

Electronic Level

Horizontal Roll Calibration, Vertical Pitch Calibration, Reset

Continuous Shooting

JPEG, RAW, C-RAW:
One Shot AF: Approx. 20 shots/sec.
JPEG Servo AF: Approx. 8 shots/sec.

RAW Burst Mode:
Approx. 30 shots/sec.

Storage Media

SD/SDHC/SDXC and UHS-I Memory Cards

File Format

Design rule for Camera File system (DCF) compliant; DPOF (Version 1.1) compatible

Image Recording Format

Superfine / Fine

JPEG Compression Mode

Still Image: Exif 2.3 (DCF 2.0), RAW (Canon original: 14-bit, CR2)
Video: MP4 (Image: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264; Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC [Stereo])

Number of Recording Pixels

Still Images:

 
16:9
3:2
4:3
1:1
Large
5472 x 3072 5472 x 3648 4864 x 3648 3648 x 3648
Medium
3648 x 2048 3648 x 2432 3248 x 2432 2432 x 2432
Small (S1)
2736 x 1536 2736 x 1824 2432 x 1824 1824 x 1824
Small (S2)
2400 x 1344 2400 x 1600 2112 x 1600 1600 x 1600
RAW
- 5472 x 3648 5472 x 3648 -
RAW + JPEG
- - - -
C- RAW
- 5472 x 3648 5472 x 3648 -
C-RAW + JPEG
- - - -



Panoramic Shooting:

Min. Number of Recording Pixels
Max. Number of Recording Pixels
Vertical Shooting
3840 x 3648 16000 x 3840
Horizontal Shooting
5472 x 2560 26064 x 2560

Approx. Number of Shots Recordable to 32 GB Memory Card

 
3:2
4:3
Large (L)
F
4535 4535
N
8062 8062
Medium
F
7742 7742
N
9999 9999
Small 1 (S1)
F
9999 9999
N
9999 9999
Small 2 (S2)
9999 9999
RAW
1335 1335
RAW + JPEG
1031 1031
C- RAW
2301 2301
C-RAW + JPEG
1525 1525


Note: F=Fine N=Normal
* The approximate number of images recordable on memory cards other than the above can be calculated by using the above figures as a reference and extrapolating accordingly.

Time of Recordable Videos

Shooting Mode
Pixels
Frame Rate
Approx. Total Movie Time Recordable to 32 GB Memory Card
Single Clip Approx. Recording Time*1
Video Recording Bit Rate
Shooting
Playback
Standard Movie
4K
(3840 x 2160)
29.97 fps 29.97 fps 35 min. 29 sec. 9 min. 59 sec. Approx. 120 Mbps
FULL HD
(1920 x 1080)
119.9 fps 119.9 fps 35 min. 33 sec. 7 min. 29 sec. Approx. 120 Mbps
59.94 fps*1 59.94 fps*1 1 hr. 10 min. 48 sec. 29 min. 59 sec. Approx. 60 Mbps
29.97 fps 29.97 fps 2 hr. 20 min. 59 sec. 29 min. 59 sec. Approx. 30 Mbps
HD
(1280 x 720)
59.94 fps 59.94 fps 2 hr. 42 min. 28 sec. 29 min. 59 sec. Approx. 26 Mbps


*1 Using an SD Speed Class 10 / UHS-I compatible memory card.

• Single-time recording will stop automatically when single recording reaches maximum recordable time or memory card becomes full. Recording may stop even if the max. recording time per single-time recording has not elapsed depending on the card used.

• On memory cards with a capacity of 32GB and below, movies that exceed 4GB are divided into multiple files (Max. approx. 4GB each). On memory cards with a capacity of 64GB and above, the movies are not divided and will save as a single file.

* Measured on a card that was formatted with this camera.

Playback Functions

Story Highlights, Protect, Favorites, Erase, Print, Play Movie, Image Search, Slideshow, Rotate, Play Creative Shot Movies, Short Clip Mix, Resize, Red-Eye Correction, Print Settings, Photobook Set-up, Group Images, Auto Rotate, Resume, Image Jump with Control Ring/Front Dial, Set Touch Actions

Video Out

NTSC

Audio Out

Stereo

Wired

USB (Micro-B), HDMI (Type D)

Wireless

Bluetooth: Ver. 4.1
Wi-Fi®*
Specifications: IEEE 802. 11b/g/n
Frequency: 2.4 GHz
Channels: 1–11
Security: WEP, WPA-PSK (AES/TKIP), WPA2-PSK (AES-TKIP)
* Compatible with iOS® versions 9.3/10.3/11.2-11.4/12.2, Android™ smartphone and tablet versions 5.0/5.1/6.0/7.0/7.1/8.0/8.1/9.0. Data charges may apply with the download of the free Canon Camera Connect app. This app helps enable you to upload images to social media services. Please note that image files may contain personally identifiable information that may implicate privacy laws. Canon disclaims and has no responsibility for your use of such images. Canon does not obtain, collect or use such images or any information included in such images through this app.

Other

Remote switch terminal available; direct connection to Canon SELPHY, PIXMA Photo Printers & PictBridge compatible printers

Power Source

Battery Pack NB-13L, Battery Charger CB-2LH
In-Camera Charging via USB Cable available through USB Power Adapter PD-E1 (Charging time: Approx. 110 min.)*
* Charging time varies considerably depending on the remaining battery power

Shooting Capacity

Still Images:
Approx. 230 shots with Screen On
Approx. 180 shots with Viewfinder On
Approx. 320 shots with ECO Mode

Movie Recording Time:Approx. 55 min. with Screen On
Approx. 45 min. with Viewfinder On

Playback Time

Approx. 4 hr.

Operating Temperature

32–104°F / 0–40°C

Operating Humidity

10–90%

Dimensions (W x H x D)

4.37 x 2.4 x 1.81 in. / 110.9 x 60.9 x 46.0mm

Weight


Approx. 12 oz. / 340g (including battery and memory card)
Approx. 11.1 oz. / 316g (camera body only)

PowerShot G5 X Mark II

PowerShot G5 X Mark II PowerShot G5 X Mark II Battery Pack NB-13L Battery Charger CB-2LH Wrist Strap WS-DC12
PowerShot G5 X Mark II - kit

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See the PowerShot G5 X Mark II Camera in Action

 
High-quality is wherever you need it to be with the compact PowerShot G5 X Mark II camera. Featuring a pop-up electronic viewfinder, Touch & Drag AF for easy and accurate focusing, uncropped 4K video and more, it’s everything you need, any time you need it.
 

Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II Camera Announcement Video with Jon Lorentz

 
The PowerShot G5 X Mark II combines a high-quality look and feel with impressive still photos and 4K uncropped video, plus a pop-up electronic viewfinder to help perfectly frame your subject.

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DISCLAIMERS


* Compatible with iOS® versions 9.3/10.3/11.2-11.4/12.2, Android™ smartphone and tablet versions 5.0/5.1/6.0/7.0/7.1/8.0/8.1/9.0. Data charges may apply with the download of the free Canon Camera Connect app. This app helps enable you to upload images to social media services. Please note that image files may contain personally identifiable information that may implicate privacy laws. Canon disclaims and has no responsibility for your use of such images. Canon does not obtain, collect or use such images or any information included in such images through this app.

** Compatible with select smartphone and tablet devices (Android™ version 5.0 or later and the following iOS® devices: iPhone 4s or later, iPad 3rd gen. or later, iPod Touch 5th gen. or later) equipped with Bluetooth® version 4.1 and the Camera Connect App Ver. 2.5.0. This application is not guaranteed to operate on all listed devices, even if minimum requirements are met.

† Prices and specifications subject to change without notice. Actual prices are determined by individual dealers and may vary.

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