The new Canon PowerShot G1 X is a camera where the image quality has absolute priority. The large CMOS is the reason for popularity of this camera and the highest image quality in its class to offer. With the Canon G1 X is a new category created above the popular G-series.
The Canon PowerShot G1 X is perhaps an alternate (partly) choice to the system cameras that is having large image sensors and compact size to compete with the DSLR and advanced compact cameras from Canon. Partly because according to Canon Japan still really working on a Canon camera system. The Canon PowerShot G1 X is relatively compact but somewhat larger than the PowerShot G series. The Canon G1 X has a full metal body and combines EOS sensor with DIGIC 5 processor, a new Canon zoom lens and extensive manual controls.
Full HD shooting with Canon PowerShot G1 camera X
The Canon G1 X has a large format 14.3 megapixel CMOS sensor with a 4:3 ratio. The dimensions of the sensor amounts x14 18.7 mm and is as high as the APS-C sensor in Canon EOS DSLR models. According to Canon, the sensor is performed using the same pixel dimensions and construction as the EOS 600D and should therefore deliver DSLR image quality but with the convenience of a compact camera. The on-chip noise reduction ensures the high image quality even at high ISO speeds. A 4-channel readout enables high recording speed in all conditions and ensures fast, responsive performance.
Canon PowerShot G1X offers high ISO and fast DIGIC 5 processor
The combination of a large CMOS sensor and DIGIC 5 processor delivers optimum performance with the camera. The Canon PowerShot G1X has the HS-system that enables the camera with maximum resolution on an ISO range of 100 to 12,800 to photograph. There is ideal characteristics for the photographer to do with available light to work.