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Canon Powershot G15 Digital Camera

12 Megapixels12 MegapixelsHigh ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.High ISO: ISO 6400 or more is available at full-resolution.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Stabilization: Compensates for tiny involuntary movements of the camera.Level: Measures camera tilt and helps to keep the horizon level.Level: Measures camera tilt and helps to keep the horizon level.Continuous DriveContinuous DriveFull 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more.Full 1080p HD Video: 1920 x 1080 resolution or more.Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Manual Controls: Both fully-manual (M) and semi-automatic modes (T and V).Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Custom White-Balance: Specifies exactly what should be white to the camera.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Action Photography: Shutter speeds of 1/1500 or more.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Night Photography: Reaches shutter-speeds longer than 4 seconds.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Hotshoe: Allows external flash units to be attached.Spot MeteringSpot MeteringAccepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Accepts Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC), SDHC and SD memory.Discontinued: No longer produced by the manufacturer. May still be in stock or found used.Discontinued: No longer produced by the manufacturer. May still be in stock or found used.

Model Specifications

BrandCanon ModelPowershot G15
Sensor 12 Megapixels CMOS Sensor Size 8 x 6mm
Anti-Alias Filter Yes Sensor Aspect 4:3 Aspect-Ratio
StabilizationYes Dust-ReductionN / A
Sensitivity ISO 80 - 12800 Shutter-Speed 1/4000 - 15s
Lens28 - 140mm F/1.8 - 2.8 / 8Mininum Focus1cm (w) / 40cm (t)
ZoomElectronicManual Focus Electronic
Filter DiameterN / A Focus System 9-point Contrast-Detect, Assist-lamp *Tracking AF-C
Viewfinder Type Optical Tunnel Viewfinder Size % Coverage
Display Attachment Fixed Display Size 3" LCD 920K Pixels 100% Coverage
Exposure ModesP, A, T, M Scene Modes 21Low-Light, Quick Shot, Portrait, Landscape, Kids & Pets, Sports, Smart Shutter, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Color Accent, Color Swap, High Dynamic Range, Nostalgic, Fisheye Effect, Miniature Effect, Beach, Underwater, Foliage, Snow, Fireworks, Panorama Ass
MeteringMulti-Segment, Center-Weighed, Spot, Face-Detect Bracketing
Exposure Compensation ±3 EV, 1/3 EV Flash Compensation ±2 EV, 1/3 EV
White Balance Auto , Presets, Custom White Balance Tuning
Continuous Drive 2.1 FPS, 10 JPEG *Only 0.9 FPS when using autofocus. 10 FPS low-light mode at reduced resolution. Self Timer Yes *2s, 10s, 1-10 Shots @ 0-30s
Command Dials 2 DOF Preview No
Protection Dust Reduction No
Digital Level 2 Axis Tripod Mount Yes
Remote Trigger Wired Eye-Start Sensor No
HDR No Orientation Sensor Yes
Interval Timer No Multiple Exposure No
Image Formats JPEG RAW Flash Ports Hot-Shoe
Built-In Flash Yes, 7 - 4.5m (W-T) Flash Sync Unknown
Video Capture 1920x1080 @ 24 FPS 16:9 Sound Input None
Video Format H.264 WiFi No
Memory Secure Digital Extended Capacity GPS N / A
Battery Lithium-Ion Battery Life 350 *CIPA Standard, 50% flash use.
Introduced 2012-09-17, DiscontinuedYES Construction
Size 107 x 76 x 40mm (W x H x D) Weight 352g

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Canon G15 Facts

Compact digital camera
12 Megapixels Fixed LensISO 80-12800
5X Wide Optical ZoomShutter 1/4000-15s
Built-in StabilizationFull manual controls, including Manual Focus
2 Axis Digital LevelCustom white-balance
2.1 FPS Drive, 10 ImagesSpot-Metering
1920x1080 @ 24 FPS Video RecordingHot-Shoe
3" LCD 920K PixelsLithium-Ion
Secure Digital Extended Capacity
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