Shoot and share beautifully creative stills and Full HD movies, wherever you go, with this truly pocketable, connected camera. Take as much or as little control as you like, using the Lens Control Ring and intuitive 7.5 cm touchscreen, while expert features - like the large 1.0 type sensor, bright f/2.0-4.9 lens, superior DIGIC 7 and Dual Sensing image stabilisation technology - ensure exceptional results.
Ultra-slim powerful performance You can create beautifully crisp stills and steady movies in any situation with the ultra-slim expert PowerShot G9 X Mark II that puts fast, powerful performance in the palm of your hand.
Premium image quality in any light A large sensor and f/2 – 4.9 lens lets lots of light into the camera to ensure superb shots in any situation.
Simple control Create with as much or as little control as you like. You can let the camera do the work or use a range of expert features to take your photography to new artistic levels.
As good in movies as stills Easily shoot and share superb, rock steady Full HD movies even when running and express yourself in unlimited ways with full creative control.
Effortless creativity Explore your creativity with a host of clever features that make it easy to capture starry skies, unique images and short movie clips with professional style results.
Smart sharing Easily connect to your smart device and maintain a constant connection* via Bluetooth®**, so you can shoot remotely, then share your creations online in an instant.
USB Charging Charge your PowerShot G9 X Mark II while working or surfing the internet via standard USB smartphone chargers or your PC.
20.1MP 1" High-Sensitivity CMOS Sensor
DIGIC 7 Image Processor
3x Optical Zoom f/2-4.9 Lens
28-84mm (35mm Equivalent)
3.0" 1.04m-Dot Touchscreen LCD Monitor
Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 60 fps
Built-In Wi-Fi with NFC and Bluetooth
Extended ISO 12800 and 8.2 fps Shooting
Dynamic IS and Time-Lapse Video Function
In-Camera Raw Conversion, Picture Style
An ultra-slim, connected smartphone companion that delivers easy creativity, superb images and as much or little control as you want.
Pocketable performance – premium results Effortlessly capture and share professional-style stills and movies using this retro, ultra-slim and connected camera that’s the perfect smartphone companion. Powerful technologies ensure DSLR-like creativity with the level of control you want.
Image Sensor Type 1.0 type back-illuminated CMOS Effective Pixels Approx. 20.1M (Aspect ratio 3:2) Effective / Total Pixels Approx. 20.9M Image Processor Type DIGIC 7 Lens Focal Length 10.2 30.6 mm (35 mm equivalent: 28 84 mm) Zoom Optical 3x ZoomPlus 6x Digital Approx. 4x (with Digital Tele-Converter approx. 1.6x or 2.0x )
Combined approx. 12x
Maximum f/number f/2.0 - f/4.9 Construction 8 elements in 6 groups (2 double sided aspherical UA lens, 1 single sided aspherical lens) Image Stabilisation Yes (lens shift-type), approx. 3.5-stop . Intelligent IS with 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS & Auto Level Focusing Type TTL AF System/ Points AiAF (31-point, Face Detection or Touch AF with Object and Face Select and Track), 1-point AF (any position is available within approx. 90 of the frame or fixed centre) AF Modes Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE , Touch AF AF Point Selection Size (Normal, Small) AF Lock Yes, via customisable Movie Record Button AF Assist Beam Yes Manual Focus Yes, plus MF Peaking Focus Bracketing Yes
Closest Focusing Distance 5 cm (Wide) from front of lens 35 cm (Tele) from front of lens
Exposure Control Metering modes Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot AE Lock Yes, AEL function available as touch button on-screen. Also available via customisable Movie Record Button Exposure Compensation +/- 3 EV in 1/3 stop increments Auto Lighting Optimizer ND Filter (3-stop) On / Auto / Off AEB +/ - 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments ISO Sensitivity 125, 160, 200, 250, 320, 400, 500, 640, 800, 1000, 1250, 1600, 2000, 2500, 3200, 4000, 5000, 6400, 8000, 10000, 12800
AUTO ISO: 125 - 12800 (possible to set Max. ISO speed and rate of change)
Shutter Speed 1 1/2000 s (Auto Mode) 1/8 - 1/2000 s (Movie Mode) BULB, 30 1/2000 s (total range varies by shooting mode) White Balance Type TTL Settings Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten light, White fluorescent light, Flash, Custom, Color temp (Kelvin) White Balance Compensation Colour adjustment in Star mode LCD Monitor Monitor Panel 7.5 cm (3.0) Touchscreen LCD (TFT). 3:2 aspect ratio. Approx. 1,040,000 dots. Electrostatic capacitance type. Reinforced glass cover panel. Coverage Approx. 100 Brightness Adjustable to one of five levels. Quick-bright LCD available via holding INFO Button Night Display Mode available Flash Modes Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro Slow Sync Speed Yes. Fastest speed 1/2000 s Red-Eye Reduction Yes Flash Exposure Compensation +/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments. Face Detection FE, Safety FE Flash Exposure Lock Yes, available via AEL touch button on-screen. Also available via Movie Record Button when customised to AEL function Manual Power Adjustment 3 levels with internal flash Second Curtain Synchronisation Yes Built-in Flash Range 50 cm 6.0 m (W) / 50 cm 2.4 m (T) External Flash Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2 Shooting Modes Smart Auto (58 scenes detected), Hybrid Auto, Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Custom, SCN (Portrait, Panning, Star (Star Nightscape, Star Trails, Star Portrait, Star Time-Lapse Movie), Handheld Night Scene, Grainy B/W, Background Defocus, Soft Focus, Fish-eye Effect, Art bold effect, Water painting effect, Toy Camera Effect, Miniature Effect, High Dynamic Range, Fireworks), Movie (Standard, Short Clip, Manual, Time-lapse movie, iFrame movie) Photo Effects Picture Styles (Auto, Standard, Portrait, Landscape, Fine Detail, Neutral, Faithful, Monochrome, User Defined x3 (Sharpness (Strength, Fineness, Threshold), Contrast, Color Saturation, Color Tone, Filtering Effect, Toning)) Drive modes Single, Auto Drive, Continuous, Continuous with AF, Self-Timer Continuous Shooting Approx. 8.2 shots/s for up to 21 frames in RAW 8.1 shots/s for up to 38 frames in JPEG
With AF: Approx. 5.3 shots/s for up to 102 frames in JPEG
Low-speed Continuous Shooting Mode available at approx. 4 shots/s until memory card becomes full in JPEG and for up to 27 frames in RAW
RECORDING PIXELS / COMPRESSION Image Size 3:2 - (RAW, L) 5472 x 3648, (M) 3648 x 2432, (S1) 2736 x 1824, (S2) 2400 x 1600 4:3 - (RAW, L) 4864 x 3648, (M) 3248 x 2432, (S1) 2432 x 1824, (S2) 2112 x 1600 16:9 - (RAW, L) 5472 x 3072, (M) 3648 x 2048, (S1) 2736 x 1536, (S2) 2400 x 1344 1:1 - (RAW, L) 3648 x 3648, (M) 2432 x 2432, (S1) 1824 x 1824, (S2) 1600 x 1600 In-camera RAW processing & Resize available Compression RAW, Fine, Normal Movies (Full HD) 1920 x 1080, 59.94 / 50 / 29.97 / 25 / 23.98 fps (HD) 1280 x 720, 29.97 / 25 fps (L) 640 x 480, 29.97 / 25 fps Movie Length (Full HD & HD) Up to 4 GB or 29 min 59 s File Type Still Image Type JPEG compression (Exif 2.3 [Exif Print] compliant) / Design rule for Camera File system and DPOF ver. 1.1 compliant), RAW (14bit, Canon original RAW 2nd edition), RAW+JPEG Movies MP4 [Video: MPEG-4 AVC / H.264, Audio: MPEG-4 AAC-LC (stereo)] iFrame Other Features GPS GPS via Mobile (linked to a compatible smartphone) Red-Eye Reduction Yes, during shooting and playback My Camera / My Menu My Menu customisation available Intelligent Orientation Sensor Yes Histogram Yes, live histogram Playback zoom Yes Self Timer Approx. 2, 10 s or Custom Menu Languages English, German, French, Dutch, Danish, Finnish, Italian, Greek, Norwegian, Portuguese, Russian, Swedish, Spanish, Ukrainian, Polish, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish, Simplified Chinese, Chinese (traditional), Japanese, Korean, Thai, Arabic, Romanian, Farsi, Hindi, Malay, Indonesian, Vietnamese, Hebrew Interface Computer Hi-Speed USB dedicated connector (Micro-B compatible) Other HDMI Micro (Type-D) Connector Computer/Other Wi-Fi (IEEE802.11b/g/n), (2.4 GHz only), with Dynamic NFC support Bluetooth (Specification version 4.1, Bluetooth low energy technology) Memory Card Type SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS Speed Class 1 compatible) Supported Operating System PC & Macintosh Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1 Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 / 10.11 / 10.12 For Wi-Fi connection to a PC: Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1 Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 For Image Transfer Utility: Windows 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7 SP1 Mac OS X 10.9 / 10.10 / 10.11 / 10.12 Software Other CameraWindow DC Map Utility Image Transfer Utility
Camera Connect app available on iOS and Android devices Image Manipulation Digital Photo Professional for RAW development Power Source Batteries Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-13L (battery and charger supplied) Battery life Approx. 235 shots Eco mode approx. 355 shots Approx. 300 min playback A/C Power Supply Charging via USB available with Compact Power Adapter CA-DC30E or other typical USB charging methods Accessories Cases / Straps Soft Case DCC-1890 PowerShot Accessory Organizer Flash Canon High Power Flash HF-DC2 Power Supply & Battery Chargers Compact Power Adapter CA-DC30E Battery Charger CB-2LHE Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-13L Other Interface cable IFC-600PCU Physical Features Operating Environment 0 40 C, 10 90 humidity Dimensions (W x D x H) 98.0 x 57.9 x 31.3 mm Weight Approx. 206 g (including battery and memory card)