Canon PowerShot G16 Digital Camera, HD 1080p, 12.1MP, 5x Optical Zoom, Wi-Fi, GPS, 3" Screen

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Product information

Fast and connected, Canon’s PowerShot G16 is a compact for experts. It shoots almost 10 frames per second in exceptional detail. Able to perform in all lighting conditions it takes flawless shots at the very limit of its ISO range. This compact is also capable of creating the background blur or ‘bokeh’ seen in professional DSLR photography.

Superior lens


A bright f/1.8-2.8 Canon lens, which maintains a wide maximum aperture even with full zoom, lets you shoot in very low light and at higher shutter speeds. Flexible 28mm, 5x optical zoom lens and 10x ZoomPlus.

 

Wi-Fi and GPS


Wi-Fi lets you connect easily with home wireless networks, compatible printers and PCs, plus smart devices for easy online sharing and GPS tagging of your images with shooting locations. Image Sync enables convenient PC and online backup via CANON iMAGE GATEWAY or Flickr

 

Pro control


A Front Dial allows easy access to crucial settings while shooting. Shoot in Full Manual and RAW with multi aspect support for maximum control over composition and post-shot editing using the included DPP software. Refined ergonomics and a customisable FUNC. menu let you tailor the camera to your shooting style.

 

Faster shooting


Capture split second action in full resolution with super-responsive operation, which includes 9.3fps sustained continuous shooting and high-speed 0.1 sec auto focus.

 

HS system


HS System excels in low light, capturing the real atmosphere without flash or a tripod. Advanced DIGIC 6 processing and a high sensitivity 12.1 MP CMOS sensor (1/1.7 type) give exceptional image quality in all situations with up to ISO 12,800. The built-in Neutral Density filter also helps you achieve professional colour balance in every shot.

 

Full HD


Expertly record smooth Full HD movies at 60fps in stereo with optical zoom in MP4 format, using advanced features like Fine Detail Movie Processing (60p), Focus Peaking, in-camera Movie Transcoding and wind cut filter.

 

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Accessories Included
Battery, charger
Autofocus Information This feature fixes onto the main subject and enhances focus on a snap's hot spots
Yes
Battery life Information How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
Approx 360 shots per charge
Brand
Canon
Built In Flash
No
Camera Type
Digital Compact
Compatible Operating Systems
Windows, Apple OS
Connections
USB, AV Output (NTSC/PAL), miniHDMI, Wi-Fi
Continuous Shooting Speed Information The amount of frames per second that can be shot in continuous shooting mode
9.3fps
Dimensions
H40 x W109 x D76mm
Direct printing Information Can connect to a compatible digital camera to print without the need to use a computer.
Yes
Display
3"
Eligible for International Delivery
No
Face Detection Information Automatically detects faces and optimises focus, so they're the main subject/s of a snap
Yes
File Formats
RAW, JPEG, RAW + JPEG
GPS Information Allows your camera to detect and record where a picture is taken
Yes
Image Stabilisation Information Irons out blur and shake, so your shots are super-sharp
Yes
Internal Memory
No
Lens Aperture Information Measures the lens' light exposure and, thus, depth of field
f/1.8-f/2.8
Lens Size Information Also known as focal length, this is the distance from the sensor and the optical centre of the lens when focused to infinity
6.1 – 30.5 mm (35 mm equivalent: 28 – 140 mm)
Lens Type Information Whether it zoom, wide-angle or telephoto, different lens types serve different purposes
Canon Zoom
Macro Information Extreme close-up shots of small subjects like insects or plants
Yes - 1cm
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
8406B012AA
Maximum ISO Rating Information Defines the sensor's light sensitivity and, thus, performance in low-light settings
12800
Memory Card Type
SD/SDHC/SDXC
Model name / number
G16
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
No
Night recording Information Ability to record at night or in complete darkness by using built-in infrared illumination
Night Scene
Red-Eye Reduction Information Shuts outs red-eye in portraits and group photos
Yes, shooting & playback
Self Timer Information Lets you run into your own pictures by delaying it being taken by a few seconds after the shutter is pressed
Yes
Sensor Size
1/1.7"
Sensor Type
CMOS
Shooting Modes
58
Shutter Speeds Information The amount of time is takes for the shutter to open and close. High speed lets you freeze action completely, slower ones allow motion blur
250 – 1/4000 sec.
Smile Detection
Yes
Sweep Panorama
No
Touch Screen
No
Tripod Thread Information Lets you attach a tripod to the camera's frame
Yes
Type of Battery
Li-ion Battery NB-10L
Video Resolution
1080p HD video
Viewfinder Information The interface you look through to compose and focus your picture
Optical
Waterproof
No
Weight Information Unpackaged weight
356g
Wireless networking
Yes
Zoom (digital) Information Enlarges video captured by the optical zoom and makes it seem even closer
10x
Zoom (optical) Information Higher the zoom, the closer you can get to the subject. In optical, the lens physically moves, maintaining more quality than digital zoom.
5x

Delivery

  • International delivery not available

Returns

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