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Canon PowerShot G9 X

The Canon PowerShot G9 X is a digital compact camera announced by Canon Inc. on October 13, 2015. The G9 X replaced the older Canon PowerShot S120 compact camera. The 1/1.7" inch sensor was replaced with an one-inch one. The zoom range was reduced from 5x to 3x to keep the camera small enough with the larger sensor. The camera was smallest and lightest compact camera with one inch sensor and a zoom lens being a third lighter than the Canon PowerShot G7 X.

Canon PowerShot G9 X
Overview
MakerCanon Inc.
Lens
Lens28-84mm equivalent
F-numbersf/2.0-f/4.9 at the widest
Sensor/medium
Image sensor typeBSI-CMOS
Image sensor size13.2 x 8.8mm (1 inch type)
Maximum resolution5472 x 3648 (20 megapixels)
ASA/ISO range125-12800
Recording mediumSD, SDHC or SDXC memory card
Shutter
Shutter speeds1/2000s to 30s
Continuous shooting6 frames per second
Image processing
Image processorDIGIC 6
Custom WBYes
General
Rear LCD monitor3 inches with 1,040,000 dots
Dimensions98 x 58 x 31mm (3.86 x 2.28 x 1.21 inches)
Weight209g including battery

In January 2017 Canon announced the upcoming release of the PowerShot G9 X Mark II. It kept the small size being 3 grams lighter and replaced the Digic 6 processor with a Digic 7 processor, making the camera operations faster.

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