Canon PowerShot G7 X Digital Camera, HD 1080p, 20MP, 4.2X Optical Zoom, NFC, Wi-Fi, 3” LCD Screen

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With its large sensor and compact profile the Canon G7 X is a perfect choice for street photography. Features like NFC and Wi-Fi complement DSLR-grade performance while tactile control rings keep you in control.

Professional power
The PowerShot G7 X 1.5-type sensor and DIGIC 6 processor ensure superb performance right up to ISO 12800. HS System, combined with a bright f/1.8-2.8 lens, makes the most of available ambient light, for superb clarity and colour whatever the conditions. Intelligent IS selects the optimum optical Image Stabiliser mode from 8 options to reduce camera shake and blur.

Wide angle lens
The PowerShot G7 X features an ultra-wide angle 24mm, 5x optical zoom lens. Utilising Canon’s precision technology and advanced lens expertise for sharp, high-resolution images. Large 1.5-type sensor combined with the bright f/1.8-2.8, 9-bladed aperture ensures excellent subject isolation with smooth background blur.

NFC & Wi-Fi
Initiate a Wi-Fi connection between the PowerShot G7 X and a compatible smart device using the camera’s dedicated Mobile Device Connect Button or NFC. Once connected, the Canon CameraWindow app enables you to control the PowerShot G7 X wirelessly from up to 5m away.

Tilting screen
A high-quality LCD touch-screen, with 1040k dot resolution, uses sRGB colour reproduction for excellent colour accuracy, image clarity and contrast. The tilt-type screen and intuitive controls make the PowerShot G7 X quick and easy to use, even when shooting at unusual angles. Equip the camera with an optional responsive electronic viewfinder for more traditional handling.

Creative modes
Experiment with advanced shooting modes and discover new creative possibilities. Hand-held HDR and Background Defocus modes capture multiple pictures in quick succession and merge them together for a professional-looking result. Star modes provide an easy route into capturing spectacular astrophotography.

RAW shooting
14-bit RAW files and Canon DPP software maximise quality during post production and seamlessly integrate into your existing editing or printing workflows.

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Accessories Included
Battery pack NB-13L, battery charger, neck strap, manual
Autofocus Information This feature fixes onto the main subject and enhances focus on a snap's hot spots
Battery life Information How long the battery lasts for (and if applicable) until it needs recharging
210 shots per charge
Battery Size & Number
Li-ion Battery NB-13L
Built In Flash
Camera Type
Digital Compact
USB, HDMI mini, AV, Wi-Fi, NFC
Continuous Shooting Speed Information The amount of frames per second that can be shot in continuous shooting mode
H103 x W60 x D40mm
Direct printing Information Can connect to a compatible digital camera to print without the need to use a computer.
3" tilting LCD
Face Detection Information Automatically detects faces and optimises focus, so they're the main subject/s of a snap
File Formats
GPS Information Allows your camera to detect and record where a picture is taken
Image Stabilisation Information Irons out blur and shake, so your shots are super-sharp
Lens Aperture Information Measures the lens' light exposure and, thus, depth of field
F1.8 - F2.8
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
8.8 – 36.8 mm (35mm equivalent: 24–100 mm)
Lens Type Information Whether it zoom, wide-angle or telephoto, different lens types serve different purposes
11 elements in 9 groups (1 double sided aspherical lens, 1 single sided aspherical UA lens, 1 single sided aspherical lens and 1 UD lens)
Macro Information Extreme close-up shots of small subjects like insects or plants
Manufacturer Part Number (MPN)
Maximum ISO Rating Information Defines the sensor's light sensitivity and, thus, performance in low-light settings
Memory Card Type
SD/SDHC/SDXC (UHS-I compatible)
Model name / number
G7 X
NFC enabled Information Devices with NFC can be tapped together to establish a wireless connection for sending or streaming files and other data
Night recording Information Ability to record at night or in complete darkness by using built-in infrared illumination
Red-Eye Reduction Information Shuts outs red-eye in portraits and group photos
Self Timer Information Lets you run into your own pictures by delaying it being taken by a few seconds after the shutter is pressed
Sensor Size
1 type (13.2 x 8.8 mm)
Sensor Type
Shooting Modes
Smart Auto (58 scenes detected)
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
40 – 1/2000 sec. (total range – varies by shooting mode)
Smart Cameras - Wi-Fi enabled
Smile Detection
Sweep Panorama
Touch Screen
Tripod Thread Information Lets you attach a tripod to the camera's frame
Video Resolution
1080p HD video
Viewfinder Information The interface you look through to compose and focus your picture
No - attachment available separately
Weight Information Unpackaged weight
Wireless networking
Zoom (digital) Information Enlarges video captured by the optical zoom and makes it seem even closer
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.


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    Standard delivery within 5 working days
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