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Guide to the Canon Powershot G Series Camera Range – Canon Powershot Review

The PowerShot range by Canon has been a fan favourite for years. After all, there’s no surprise why! With an extensive range of devices all fitted with unique features, it can often be tricky to decide which camera will best serve your needs. Follow along as we run through the key features and outstanding results that can be achieved using the Canon PowerShot devices. The Canon PowerShot Range features high-performance compact cameras that are excellent for everyday use, easy to get going and of course compact and sleek.

Here’s how PowerShot model numbers are categorised into camera types.

  • A series: Entry-level PowerShots
  • D series: Waterproof PowerShots
  • ELPH series: pocket PowerShot cameras designed for portability
  • G series: The high end of the Canon PowerShot line; the latest of a long line of enthusiast cameras
  • S series: Compact models which include G-series PowerShots features
  • SX series: Canon PowerShots with long zoom lenses
  • SD series: An older designation for compact models, last used in the 2010 model year
  • IS suffix: Designates A-series PowerShots with Image Stabilization (all other models except the D series have IS by default)
  • HS suffix: Seen across multiple lines, the HS suffix designates “High Sensitivity” PowerShots; particularly well-suited for low-light shooting

Get the Comparison on the Canon G Series Powershot Range Including:

The G series consists of high-end compact cameras suitable for enthusiasts. Read more below about the features and benefits of the Canon PowerShot cameras and decide whether they are right for your needs.

A compact camera is a great choice for families and casual photographers who want fast results and easy to use functionality. The Canon Powershot G Series is everything you would want in a compact camera but also includes advanced features for video, vlogging and travel.

Canon Powershot G1X Mark III

The Canon PowerShot G1X Mark III is equipped with an outstanding 24.2MP APS-C CMOS sensor, paired with a DIGIC 7 image processor which in combination helps users to capture shots with increased sharpness and clarity. This camera is the perfect device for photographers working in unique conditions as it allows them to effectively capture their desired subject despite various lighting. Fitted with a Dual Pixel CMOS AF system, the camera captures exceptional quality in all images. 

canon powershot g1x mark iii

Take this camera along for all of your best adventures, making the most of the weather sealing design to protect the device from dust, dirt and moisture. Looking to capture live-shot memories with your camera? Then you’re guaranteed to love the Movie Servo AF mode, working to create a smooth and neutral looking appearance despite switching through a range of scenes and subjects. 

Top three reasons why we think you’ll love this device:

  • 3 x Optical Zoom Range
  • Built-in Wifi & Bluetooth Connectivity
  • Up to 200 shots with each battery charge
  • Optical Image Stabiliser

Canon Powershot G5X Mark II

This stylish, yet advanced camera takes portable compact cameras to the next level! Through a combination of a 1.0-type back-illuminated 20.1 megapixel stacked CMOS sensor and the exceptional speed of a DIGIC 8 processor, this device works to outperform other cameras while ensuring quality outcomes. This camera truly sets itself apart from other devices through the inclusion of a 1-inch stacked CMOS sensor, offering 20MP of resolution contributing to high-quality results.  

Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II compact camera

Presented in a compact, yet sleek design, the Canon PowerShot G5X Mark II assists photographers in unleashing their creative flare through full HD 120p for slow-motion shooting. Experience the convenience of built in WIFI and Bluetooth when transferring images and video straight to your smart device.. It doesn’t get much better than that!  

Key features in this device:

  • 9-Blade Aperture
  • UHD 4K30p Video
  • 5x Optical Zoom Range

Canon Powershot G7X Mark III

The perfect camera for the amateur photographer, the Canon Powershot G7X Mark III supports users in expressing their creative flair while on a budget. Fitted with a maximum aperture range of f/1.82.8, this camera operates to a high standard even in the toughest lighting conditions. Paired with a superfast maximum aperture, as well as exceptional image stabilisation, users can expect a seamless photography experience with high-quality outcomes. 

Small enough to fit in your pocket, the Canon Powershot G7X Mark III is the ultimate go-to device for the eager traveler… ensuring that you capture all of your memories at the best quality, secured in a safe spot. 

canon g7x iii for vlogging

Completed with a rear 3.0” 1.04m-dot touchscreen LED panel, this camera is the perfect option when it comes to producing selfies and vlogs. This model includes an in-camera USB port for battery charging, accommodating for simple and convenient use as you plug it in to charge while on the go! 

Top three reasons why we think you’ll love this device:

  • Can Stream 1080p Live Video on Youtube.
  • Built-in Wifi and Bluetooth Connectivity
  • 4.2x Optical Zoom Range

Canon Powershot G7X Mark II

Experience maximum control over every image with the Canon Powershot G7X Mark II. Compatible with the Canon Camera Connect app, users can share their images with just the click of a button! Full manual control allows for unlimited access to a variety of exposure settings, working to truly uncover your creative flare with every image. 

panasonic g7x mark ii

Experience photography like never before with the Canon camera assist, guiding users in discovering advanced features, with valuable tips and techniques to help them make the most out of their shooting experience. Fitted with a large aperture, users can execute shallow depth-of-field for portrait shots paired with a gently blurred background. This camera takes you from day to night with a range of advanced technology… Welcome to photography without limits! 

Top three reasons why we think you’ll love this device:

  • 4.2x Optical Zoom
  • 20 Megapixels
  • Compact & Lightweight Body

Want to know more about the Canon Powershot range? Talk to the Camera House Team Today

With each Canon Powershot camera embodying a unique range of features, it can be difficult to determine which device is most suited to your photography needs… That’s why we have a team of friendly professionals here to help make your shopping experience easy. 

Take advantage of Camera House’s knowledgeable staff in-store and online and ask them for further assistance in selecting which camera is right for you! Check out our shipping information online and enjoy flat-rate delivery Australia-wide, or check out our store locator to visit a Camera House store near you. Read more helpful articles and tips on the Camera House blog:

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