Canon today announced the launch of the PowerShot G3 X, a new premium high-zoom digital compact camera in the PowerShot G series. The camera is powered by a large 1.0-inch CMOS sensor, enabling the camera to achieve superior image quality even in low light environments. The camera features a 24-600mm 25x optical zoom lens and improved Zoom Framing Assist, which opens up a new range of imaging possibilities. Users can expect enhanced movie recording through the cameraâ€™s improved Dynamic Image Stabilisation (IS) system, a technology that stabilizes moving images.
â€œTravelers appreciate a versatile long zoom lens on a camera because the possibilities for capturing scenic details or landmarks from a distance are endless,â€ said Donny Ling, Director Imaging Communication Products Department, Canon Marketing (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. â€œThe powerful 1.0 inch type image sensor with a long 24-600mm zoom lens and enhanced video capabilities on the PowerShot G3 X makes it a sturdy and confident travel companion to capture a myriad of travel experiences.â€™â€™
PowerShot G3 X
Dimensions: Approx. 123.3 x 76.5 x 105.3mm
Weight: Approx. 733g
Lens: 25x optical zoom IS
Focal length: 24-600mm
Image sensor: 20.2 mega-pixel 1.0 type CMOS sensor
Imaging processor: DIGIC 6
Maximum video quality: Full HD
LCD: 3.2″ (approx. 1.62 million dots)
Connectivity: Wi-Fi, NFC
Battery type: NB-10L
Pricing and availability
The PowerShot G3 X will be available in Malaysia market from August 2015 onwards at recommended retail price (RRP) of RM3, 299 (inclusive of 6% GST).