Canon Powershot G3X Digital Camera

Combining the versatility of a 25x zoom lens with the premium imaging performance of a 1.0-type sensor, the PowerShot G3 X can shoot photos and movies in stunning quality. An extensive range of expert features and controls help you unleash your creativity.

R13 299.00

Product Features

Large sensor performance combined with 25x superzoom lens
A sharp, 24mm, ultra-wide angle zoom lens combined with a 1.0-type sensor allows you to shoot any subject, near or far, in amazing detail. Whether shooting stills or movies, the PowerShot G3 X enables you to capture scenes with beautiful background blur and get clear shots even in low light.
Great in Low Light:
Enjoy crisp, clear shots in any situation - even in low light - thanks to a combination of a 1.0-type 20.2 Megapixel CMOS sensor and DIGIC 6 processor.
Premium Canon optics
With a 25x optical zoom and 9 bladed aperture the PowerShot G3 X is ideal for capturing sweeping landscapes,portraits with beautiful background blur and exquisite detail at a distance.
Sharp results every time:
There's no need to worry about camera shake ruining your results thanks to an intelligent optical Image Stabilizer. This camera automatically adapts and ensures sharp, detailed photos and videos even if you’re shooting at full zoom or handheld in low light. Plus your movies will be spectacularly steady thanks to 5-axis movie stabilisation.
Create, connect and share easily
Effortless sharing:
Sharing your creativity is simple. You can easily transfer images and movies to smartphones, tablets or the Canon Connect Station using Wi-Fi and NFC, for quick uploading to social networks or watching on big screen TV.
Remote shooting:
It's easy to include yourself in group shots or shoot wildlife photos without disturbance using your smart device as a wireless remote control you can capture images and even see what the camera is seeing to capture the perfect shot. 
Simple image back up:
Back up your precious new images wirelessly to wherever you want in the cloud using Image Sync and synchronise to your personal computer and smartphone.
Advanced movie features for aspiring filmmakers
Create stunning Full HD movies with a choice of frame rates and benefit from expert features including full manual control, MF Peaking, and HDMI live output. The Advanced 5-axis Dynamic Image Stabilizer provides steadycam-like stabilisation to your footage while versatile audio recording via microphone and headphone jacks help you create movies with high quality sound.
Realistic movies:
Create smooth, realistic, full HD movies with full manual control in a variety of frame rates (24p, 25p,30p, 50p, 60p)
Smooth movies:
The Advanced 5-axis Dynamic Image Stabilizer provides steadycam-like stabilisation to your footage.
Simple image back up:
Versatile sound recording options allow the use of an external microphone and headphones for the capture and monitoring of high quality stereo sound.
Professional features:
Achieve perfect focus with MF peaking and use Aspect Markers to shoot in popular movie formats. Monitor your creativity while you shoot with HDMI live output.
Expert level controls help you express your creativity
A large, high resolution (1,620k dots) tiltable LCD touch screen and an extensive range of dials and customisation options put you in control so you can express your creativity. Use Touch AF for accurate and smooth focus pull in movies and get instant access to important settings with the smooth action Lens Control Ring. RAW file support, a built-in ND filter and BULB exposure mode increase your creative options.
Tiltable touch screen:
Gain total control using the large, high-resolution (1,620k dots) tiltable touch screen with Canon EOS-like interface. Touch Autofocus allows accurate focus and smooth focus pull in movies.
Easy customization:
Enjoy a huge range of custimisations such as a customisable smooth action lens ring. wich allows wasy control including subtle adjustments of focus.
Full manual control:
Expand your creative options with RAW file support, a built-in ND filter and BULB exposure mode, for controlled manual exposures.
Shoot like a professional in all conditions
Fast autofocus and 5.9 fps continuous shooting allow you to capture more of the action. For DSLR-like handling, you can also attach a high-resolution electronic viewfinder. Push your creativity further and manipulate lighting with Canon Speedlite flashes and lens filters.
Catch all the action:
You can easily capture the perfect action shot with fast 5.9 fps continuous shooting. Plus the camera will keep shooting at 5.9fps until the memory card is full – so you won’t miss a thing.
Keep shooting in any weather:
Easily capture fast moving action with a Fast AF and 5.9 fps continuous shooting and keep shooting come rain or shine thanks to the dust and drip-proof body.
Expand your creativity:
Push your creativity further with an extensive range of optional accessories including a high-resolution electronic viewfinder and EOS Speedlite flashes.

Product Accessories

In the Box

  • Canon Powershot G3X
  • Neck Strap
  • Battery Charger
  • Battery Pack
  • Warranty
  • Quick Start Guide

Product Specification

FEATURECanon Powershot G3X Digital Camera
NUMBER OF EFFECTIVE PIXELSApprox. 20.2M (Aspect ratio 3:2)
IMAGE SENSOR1.0 type back-illuminated CMOS
LENS18 elements in 13 groups (1 double sided aspherical UA lens, 2 single sided aspherical UA lenses, 1 single sided aspherical lens, 2 UD lenses and 1 Hi-UD lens)
FOCUS POINTS31-point, Face Detection or Touch AF with Object and Face Select and Track, 1-point AF (any position is available or fixed centre)
FOCAL LENGTH8.8 – 220 mm (35 mm equivalent: 24 – 600 mm)
SHUTTER SPEED1 – 1/2000 sec. (factory default) BULB, 30 – 1/2000 sec. (total range – varies by shooting mode)
ISO SENSITIVITY125, 160, 200, 250, 320, 400, 500, 640, 800, 1000, 1250, 1600, 2000, 2500, 3200, 4000, 5000, 6400, 8000, 10000, 12800 [12] AUTO ISO: 125 - 6400 (possible to set Max. ISO speed and rate of change)
STABILISERYes (lens shift-type), approx. 3.5-stop [10]. Intelligent IS with 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS
CONTINUOUS SHOOTINGApprox. 5.9 shots/sec [9] with AF: Approx. 3.2 shots/sec (all speeds are until memory card becomes full)
SHOOTING MODESSmart Auto (58 scenes detected), Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Custom 1, Custom 2, Hybrid Auto, Creative Shot, SCN (Sports, Portrait, Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer), Star (Star Nightscape, Star Trails, Star Time-Lapse Movie), Handheld Night Scene, Snow, Fireworks), Creative Filters (High Dynamic Range, Nostalgic, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Background Defocus, Soft Focus, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect), Movie
IMAGE SIZE3:2 - (RAW, L) 5472 x 3648, (M1) 4320 x 2880, (M2) 2304 x 1536, (S) 720 x 480 4:3 - (RAW, L) 4864 x 3648, (M1) 3840 x 2880, (M2) 2048 x 1536, (S) 640 x 480 16:9 - (RAW, L) 5472 x 3080, (M1) 4320 x 2432, (M2) 1920 x 1080, (S) 720 x 408 1:1 - (RAW, L) 3648 x 3648, (M1) 2880 x 2880, (M2) 1536 x 1536, (S) 480 x 480 4:5 - (RAW, L) 2912 x 3648, (M1) 2304 x 2880, (M2) 1232 x 1536, (S) 384 x 480 Resize in playback (M2)
VIDEOMP4: MPEG-4 AVC / H.264, Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo) (Full HD) 1920 x 1080, 59.94/50/29.97/25/23.98 fps (HD) 1280 x 720, 29.97/25 fps (L) 640 x 480, 29.97/25 fps Star Time-Lapse Movie (Full HD) 30/15 fps Miniature Effect (HD, L) 6 fps, 3 fps, 1.5 fps Hybrid Auto (HD) 29.97/25 fps iFrame Movie (Full HD) 29.97/25 fps
VIEWFINDERDigital veiwfinder (optional accessory)
LCDTilt type 8.0 cm (3.2”) sRGB PureColor II G Touchscreen LCD (TFT). 3:2 aspect ratio. Approx. 1,620,000 dots. Capacitive type Brightness adjustable to one of five levels. Quick-bright LCD
FLASHFlash Range: 60 cm – 6.8 m (W) / 85 cm – 3.1 m (T). External flash hotshoe
INTERFACEHi-Speed USB (MTP, PTP) DIGITAL connector HDMI Micro Connector, A/V output (PAL/NTSC) External microphone (3.5 mm Stereo mini jack) Headphone Output (3.5 mm jack)
STORAGESD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS Speed Class 1 compatible)
POWER SOURCERechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-10L (battery and charger supplied) Battery Life: Approx. 300 shots Eco mode: 415 shots Approx. 360 min. playback
DIMENSIONS (W x H x D)123.3 x 76.5 x 105.3 mm
WEIGHTApprox. 733 g (including battery and memory card)
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