Canon PowerShot G1X Mark II Digital Compact Camera


PowerShot G1 X Mark II
DSLR quality images created in a compact.

Low light shooting at its best in a compact camera

Low light shooting on your travels never looked better than from the G1 X Mark II. From a Santorini sunset to the colour of New York City, the large 1.5-inch type sensor delivers the image quality of a DSLR, wrapped in the body of a high performance compact.

  • Take control of composition with your favourite DSLR features in a compact body

    A large sensor and aperture lens combo allows you to capture soft and blurry background images with the depth of field control you have in your DSLR.

  • Share your travels with the Canon Camera Connect AppOur app brings loved ones on your trip with you. Whether you're shooting in London or Laos, share your travels to your social networks on the fly.

Customise your camera to shoot your style

Create your own menu tailored to your frequently used functions to suit your photography style. The customisable Dual Control Rings surrounding the camera's lens barrel can also be programmed to change different settings.

  • Fine tune your adjustments with ease

    The camera's outer, continuous ring has a different texture to the interior ring, in order to make fine tuning adjustments quick and easy. You can even enable a full-time manual focus with this smart compact that operates similarly to the focus rings found on typical DSLR lenses 

  • Customise the camera to suit your style
    Setting your shooting style is simple with easy access to direct the inner ring to set aperture value, shutter speed and exposure compensation.

DSLR-like performance and versatility a compact camera body.

Capture your travels with the image quality of a DSLR

Capture your memories on every trip with DSLR-like image quality. This high performance compact delivers with a 12.8 Megapixel and large 1.5-inch type sensor.

Beautiful background blur at every destination

Capture crisp travel detail with soft, blurred backgrounds. The large 1.5-type sensor and bright f/2-3.9, 9-bladed aperture combo gives total control.

Flexible touch screen transforms your direction

The PowerShot G1 X Mark II touch screen delivers flexible shooting to give your images the perfect angle. The LCD screen tilts up 180 degrees and down 45 degrees.

Low light performance with crystal clarity

Capture every destination in living colour. Available ambient light shines with the 1.5-type sensor, DiG!C 6 processor, HS System and f/2-3.9 lens.


  • Image Sensor Type (Size) 1.5-inch CMOS
  • Effective Megapixels 1.5-inch CMOS
  • Imaging Processor DiG!C 6
  • HS System Yes
  • Video Recording Full HD 1080p
  • Maximum Aperture f/2.0 (W), f/3.9 (T)
  • Intelligent IS Yes
  • LCD Monitor 3.0-inch Tilt, Capacitive Touch Panel LCD
  • Recording Media SD/SDHC/SDXC and UHS-I Memory Cards
  • Wi-Fi / NFC Yes
  • Viewfinder No
  • Optical Zoom 5x
  • RAW Mode Yes
  • Optical Zoom During Video Yes
  • Battery NB-12L
  • Dimensions (W x H x D) 116.3 x 74.0 x 66.2mm