Canon PowerShot G5 X 20.2 MP Compact Digital Camera - Black

£ 739.98  inc. vat

£ 616.65 ex. vat

Canon PowerShot G5 X 20.2 MP Compact Digital Camera - Black

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  • Premium image quality
  • Bright f/1.8-2.8 lens
  • 1.0-type sensor
  • Wi-Fi with NFC
  • 60fps Full HD movies

Product Description

Canon PowerShot G5 X 20.2 MP Compact Digital Camera - Black

Premium image quality with enhanced usability

Superb shots in any light
Crisp, clear shots even in any light thanks to a 1.0-type 20.2 Megapixel CMOS sensor and DIGIC 6 processor

Premium Canon optics with a superbly bright f/1.8-2.8 lens and 4.2x optical zoom

Optical Image Stabilizer
An Intelligent optical Image Stabilizer delivers beautiful, crisp, clear, steady shots in stills and movies - even in handheld or in low light.
Electronic viewfinder
A centrally positioned, large and responsive, 2360K dots electronic viewfinder offers high resolution and DSLR-like handling.
Effortless Sharing  Easily share photos and movies using Dynamic NFC and Wi-Fi to instantly connect your camera to your smartphone or tablet with just one tap.
Remote Shooting  Shoot remotely from your smartphone, with full creative control and Touch AF, using Canon Camera Connect app.
Simple Image Back Up  Automatically back up your images to cloud services like Flickr, Google Drive and irista via Wi-Fi with Image Sync.

Depth of field control
Enjoy great control over depth of field thanks to the large aperture lens and large sensor.
Shoot with a large aperture for beautiful bokeh in bright conditions or capture stunning light trails using the in-built Auto ND filter.
Easy creativity
Enhanced Star Mode and Handheld HDR effortlessly deliver professional style results.
RAW support
14-bit RAW file support further increases your creative options during photo editing via Digital Photo Professional.

Technical Specification

Canon PowerShot G5 X 20.2 MP Compact Digital Camera - Black


Wireless Interface IEEE 802.11b/g/n, NFC (Near Field Communication)
Optical Zoom 4.2x
Digital Zoom 4x
Interfaces Provided HDMI, USB 2.0
Product Type Digital camera - 1080p - compact
Sensor Resolution 20.2 Megapixel
Optical Sensor Type BSI-CMOS
Total Pixels 20,200,000 pixels
Effective Sensor Resolution 20,900,000 pixels
Optical Sensor Size 1.0"
Frame Rate (Max Resolution) 60 fps
ISO (Max) 12800
Image Processor DIGIC 6
Image Stabiliser Optical (Intelligent IS with 5-axis Advanced Dynamic Mode)
Built-in Optical Image Stabiliser Yes
Face Detection Face Detection AF/AE
Print Standard Direct print, DPOF support, Exif Print support, PictBridge support
Auto Focus TTL contrast detection
Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty 31
AE/AF Control Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF, Touch Area AF
Digital Video Format H.264, MPEG-4 AVC
Image Recording Format JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
Max Video Resolution 1920 x 1080
Auto Focus Features Focus Peaking function
Interface HDMI, USB 2.0, IEEE 802.11b/g/n, NFC (Near Field Communication)


Memory Card Slot SD card
Connector Type USB 2.0 (5 pin Micro-USB Type B) ¦ HDMI output (19 pin micro HDMI Type D)

Lens System

Type Zoom lens - 4.2x zoom - 8.8 - 36.8 mm - f/1.8-2.8
Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera 24 - 100mm
Focus Adjustment Automatic, manual
Min Focus Distance 5 cm
Macro Focus Range 5-50cm
Zoom Adjustment Motorised drive
Lens Construction 9 groups / 11 elements
Features UD glass, aspherical lens, UA lens


Viewfinder Type Electronic - OLED
Viewfinder Colour Support Colour
Viewfinder Diagonal Size 0.39"
Viewfinder Resolution 2,360,000 pixels
Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage 100%
Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range -3 to +1
Features Auto eye sensor


Wireless Interface IEEE 802.11b/g/n, NFC (Near Field Communication)

Camera Flash

Effective Flash Range 0.5 m - 7 m (wide lens) ¦ 0.5 m - 4 m (tele lens)
Camera Flash Pop-up flash
Flash Modes Fill-in mode, rear curtain sync, slow synchro, auto mode, flash OFF mode
Red-Eye Reduction Yes
Features AF illuminator, flash +/- compensation


Details 1 x Canon NB-13L Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)
Battery Life Details Photo shooting - 210 shots (LCD Monitor on) ¦ Photo shooting - 215 shots (EVF on) ¦ Photo shooting - 320 shots (ECO mode) ¦ Playback - 4 hours
Battery Type Canon NB-13L Lithium Ion - manufacturer-specific

Additional Features

Self Timer Delay 10 sec, 2sec
Continuous Shooting Speed 4.4 frames per second, 5.9 frames per second
Self-Timer Delay 10 sec, 2sec
Flash Terminal Hot shoe
Additional Features RGB primary colour filter, digital image rotation, camera orientation detection, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal, cropping an image, resizing an image, i-Contrast (Intelligent Contrast Correction) system, digital tele-converter, HS System, GPS via mobile, Hybrid Auto


Resolution 1,040,000 pixels
Type 3" LCD display
Display Format 1,040,000 pixels
Display Form Factor Folding
Touch Screen Yes
Display Features Display brightness control

Exposure & White Balance

Light Sensitivity ISO 800, ISO 125, ISO 400, ISO 200, ISO 160, ISO 320, ISO 640, ISO 500, ISO 250, ISO 1600, ISO 6400, ISO 3200, ISO 1000, ISO 1250, ISO 2000, ISO 2500, ISO 4000, ISO 5000, ISO 12800, ISO 10000, ISO 8000, ISO auto (125-12800)
Exposure Metering Evaluative, centre-weighted, spot
Exposure Modes Programme, bulb, automatic, manual, aperture-priority, shutter-priority
Shooting Programs Portrait mode, self-portrait, fireworks, star nightscape, star trails, star time-lapse movie, handheld night scene, star portrait
Special Effects Black & White, Sepia, Neutral, Vivid, fisheye, soft focus, monochrome, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Green, vivid blue, Vivid Red, miniature, Positive Film, HDR, Toy camera, Nostalgic, Super Vivid, Poster, Background defocus
White Balance Custom, automatic, presets
White Balance Presets Fluorescent, cloudy, tungsten light, Flash, daylight, shade, fluorescent light (cool white), Underwater
Max Shutter Speed 1/2000 sec
Min Shutter Speed 30 sec
Exposure Compensation ±3 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
Auto Exposure Bracketing 3 steps in 1/3, 2/3 or 1 EV steps


Microphone Operation Mode Stereo


Software Canon CameraWindow, Canon Map Utility, Canon Image Transfer Utility


Included Accessories Battery charger, neck strap

Memory / Storage

Memory Card Slot SD card
Supported Memory Cards SD Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDHC UHS-I Memory Card, SDXC UHS-I Memory Card
Image Storage JPEG 5472 x 3648 ¦ JPEG 4320 x 2880 ¦ JPEG 2304 x 1536 ¦ JPEG 720 x 480 ¦ JPEG 4864 x 3648 ¦ JPEG 3840 x 2880 ¦ JPEG 2048 x 1536 ¦ JPEG 640 x 480 ¦ JPEG 5472 x 3080 ¦ JPEG 4320 x 2432 ¦ JPEG 1920 x 1080 ¦ JPEG 720 x 408 ¦ JPEG 3648 x 3648 ¦ JPEG 2880 x 2880 ¦ JPEG 1536 x 1536 ¦ JPEG 480 x 480
Video Capture H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps ¦ H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 50 fps ¦ H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps ¦ H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 25 fps ¦ H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps ¦ H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps ¦ H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps ¦ H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps ¦ H.264 - 640 x 480 - 25 fps

Dimensions & Weight

Width 11.24 cm
Depth 4.42 cm
Height 7.64 cm
Weight 353 g

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature 0 °C
Max Operating Temperature 40 °C
Humidity Range Operating 10 - 90%

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