Price Pledge ensures we won't be beaten on price! We actively monitor the prices offered by our competitors daily and adjust our own pricing accordingly.
Price Pledge ensures we won't be beaten on price! We actively monitor the prices offered by our competitors daily and adjust our own pricing accordingly. We pledge to match the price on most products offered by UK based dealers that are selling officially imported or manufactured UK stock, with full manufacturer warranty and is authorised to do so by the relevant manufacturer.
Prior to the point of sale CVP will endeavour to match the price on most products subject (but not limited) to the following criteria:
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*Due to unforseen circumstances, on some occasions same day dispatch may not be possible. In this event we will always do our utmost to keep you fully informed of any delay imposed.
A photo and video powerhouse with a 25x zoom
Combining the versatility of a 25x zoom lens with the premium imaging performance of a 1.0-type sensor, the PowerShot G3 X can shoot photos and movies in stunning quality. An extensive range of expert features and controls help you unleash your creativity.
Large sensor performance combined with 25x superzoom lens
A sharp, 24mm, ultra-wide angle zoom lens combined with a 1.0-type sensor allows you to shoot any subject, near or far, in amazing detail. Whether shooting stills or movies, the PowerShot G3 X enables you to capture scenes with beautiful background blur and get clear shots even in low light.
Great in Low Light
Enjoy crisp, clear shots in any situation - even in low light - thanks to a combination of a 1.0-type 20.2 Megapixel CMOS sensor and DIGIC 6 processor.
Premium Canon optics
With a 25x optical zoom and 9 bladed aperture the PowerShot G3 X is ideal for capturing sweeping landscapes,portraits with beautiful background blur and exquisite detail at a distance.
Sharp results every time
There's no need to worry about camera shake ruining your results thanks to an intelligent optical Image Stabilizer. This camera automatically adapts and ensures sharp, detailed photos and videos even if you’re shooting at full zoom or handheld in low light. Plus your movies will be spectacularly steady thanks to 5-axis movie stabilisation.
Advanced movie features for aspiring filmmakers
Create stunning Full HD movies with a choice of frame rates and benefit from expert features including full manual control, MF Peaking, and HDMI live output. The Advanced 5-axis Dynamic Image Stabilizer provides steadycam-like stabilisation to your footage while versatile audio recording via microphone and headphone jacks help you create movies with high quality sound.
Expert level controls help you express your creativity
A large, high resolution (1,620k dots) tiltable LCD touch screen and an extensive range of dials and customisation options put you in control so you can express your creativity. Use Touch AF for accurate and smooth focus pull in movies and get instant access to important settings with the smooth action Lens Control Ring. RAW file support, a built-in ND filter and BULB exposure mode increase your creative options.
Shoot like a professional in all conditions
Fast autofocus and 5.9 fps continuous shooting allow you to capture more of the action. For DSLR-like handling, you can also attach a high-resolution electronic viewfinder. Push your creativity further and manipulate lighting with Canon Speedlite flashes and lens filters.
Catch all the action
You can easily capture the perfect action shot with fast 5.9 fps continuous shooting. Plus the camera will keep shooting at 5.9fps until the memory card is full – so you won’t miss a thing.
Keep shooting in any weather
Easily capture fast moving action with a Fast AF and 5.9 fps continuous shooting and keep shooting come rain or shine thanks to the dust and drip-proof body.
Expand your creativity
Push your creativity further with an extensive range of optional accessories including a high-resolution electronic viewfinder and EOS Speedlite flashes.
|Type:||1.0 type back-illuminated CMOS|
|Effective Pixels:||Approx. 20.2M (Aspect ratio 3:2) |
|Effective / Total Pixels:||Approx. 20.9M|
|Colour Filter Type:||Primary Colour|
|Type:||DIGIC 6 with iSAPS technology|
|Focal Length:||8.8 – 220 mm (35 mm equivalent: 24 – 600 mm)|
|Zoom:||Optical 25x, ZoomPlus 50x, Digital Approx. 4x (with Digital Tele-Converter approx. 1.6x or 2.0x ),Combined approx. 100x|
|Construction:||18 elements in 13 groups (1 double sided aspherical UA lens, 2 single sided aspherical UA lenses, 1 single sided aspherical lens, 2 UD lenses and 1 Hi-UD lens)|
|Image Stabilisation:||Yes (lens shift-type), approx. 3.5-stop . Intelligent IS with 5-axis Advanced Dynamic IS|
|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 or fixed centre)|
|AF Modes:||Single, Continuous, Servo AF/AE , Touch AF|
|AF Point Selection:||Size (Normal, Small)|
|AF Assist Beam:||Yes|
|Manual Focus:||Yes, plus MF Peaking & AF + MF|
|Closest Focusing Distance:||5 cm (Wide) from front of lens, 85 cm (Tele) from front of lens|
|Metering modes:||Evaluative (linked to Face Detection AF frame), Centre-weighted average, Spot (centre or linked to Touch AF frame)|
|Exposure Compensation:||+/- 3 EV in 1/3 stop increments, Manual and automatic dynamic range correction, Automatic shadow correction, ND Filter (3-stop)|
|AEB:||1/3 – 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 - 6400 (possible to set Max. ISO speed and rate of change)|
|Speed:||1 – 1/2000 sec. (factory default) BULB, 30 – 1/2000 sec. (total range – varies by shooting mode)|
|Settings:||Auto (including Face Detection WB), Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Flash, Custom 1, Custom 2 Multi-area WB correction available in Smart Auto White Balance Compensation, Colour adjustment in Star mode|
|Viewfinder:||Optional Electronic Viewfinder EVF-DC1|
|Monitor:||Tilt type 8.0 cm (3.2”) sRGB PureColor II G Touchscreen LCD (TFT). 3:2 aspect ratio. Approx. 1,620,000 dots. Capacitive type|
|Brightness:||Adjustable to one of five levels. Quick-bright LCD|
|Modes:||Auto, Manual Flash On / Off, Slow Synchro|
|Slow Sync Speed:||Yes. Fastest speed 1/2000 sec.|
|Flash Exposure Compensation:||+/- 2 EV in 1/3 stop increments. Face Detection FE, Safety FE, Smart Flash Exposure|
|Flash Exposure Lock:||Yes|
|Manual Power Adjustment:||3 levels with internal flash (up to 19 levels with external EX Speedlites 270EX II and 430EX II. 22 levels with 580EX II, 600EX and 600EX-RT )|
|Second Curtain Synchronisation:||Yes|
|Built-in Flash Range:||60 cm – 6.8 m (W) / 85 cm – 3.1 m (T)|
|Modes:||Smart Auto (58 scenes detected), Program AE, Shutter priority AE, Aperture priority AE, Manual, Custom 1, Custom 2, Hybrid Auto, Creative Shot, SCN (Sports, Portrait, Smart Shutter (Smile, Wink Self-Timer, FaceSelf-Timer), Star (Star Nightscape, Star Trails, Star Time-Lapse Movie), Handheld Night Scene, Snow, Fireworks), Creative Filters (High Dynamic Range, Nostalgic, Fish-eye Effect, Miniature Effect, Toy Camera Effect, Background Defocus, Soft Focus, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect), Movie|
|Modes in Movie:||Smart Auto (21 scenes detected), Standard, Program AE, Manual, Portrait, Nostalgic, Miniature Effect, Monochrome, Super Vivid, Poster Effect, Snow, Fireworks, Short Clip, iFrame Movie|
|Photo Effects:||My Colors (My Colors Off, Vivid, Neutral, Sepia, Black & White, Positive Film, Lighter Skin Tone, Darker Skin Tone, Vivid Blue, Vivid Green, Vivid Red, Custom Color)|
|Drive modes:||Single, Auto Drive, Continuous, Continuous with AF, Self-Timer|
|Continuous Shooting:||Approx. 5.9 shots/sec, with AF: Approx. 3.2 shots/sec (all speeds are until memory card becomes full|
|RECORDING PIXELS / COMPRESSION|
|Image Size:||3:2 - (RAW, L) 5472 x 3648, (M1) 4320 x 2880, (M2) 2304 x 1536, (S) 720 x 480, 4:3 - (RAW, L) 4864 x 3648, (M1) 3840 x 2880, (M2) 2048 x 1536, (S) 640 x 480, 16:9 - (RAW, L) 5472 x 3080, (M1) 4320 x 2432, (M2) 1920 x 1080, (S) 720 x 408|
|1:1 - (RAW, L) 3648 x 3648, (M1) 2880 x 2880, (M2) 1536 x 1536, (S) 480 x 480, 4:5 - (RAW, L) 2912 x 3648, (M1) 2304 x 2880, (M2) 1232 x 1536, (S) 384 x 480|
|Resize in playback:||(M2)|
|Compression:||RAW, Superfine, Fine|
|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|
|Star Time-Lapse Movie:||(Full HD) 30/15 fps|
|Miniature Effect:||(HD, L) 6 fps, 3 fps, 1.5 fps|
|Hybrid Auto (HD):||29.97/25 fps|
|iFrame Movie (Full HD):||29.97/25 fps|
|Movie Length:||(Full HD & HD) Up to 4 GB or 29 min. 59 sec., (L) Up to 4 GB or 1 hour, (Star Time-Lapse Movie) up to 128 sec|
|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|
|Canon Printers:||Canon SELPHY Compact Photo Printers and Canon Inkjet Printers supporting PictBridge|
|PictBridge:||Yes (via USB or Wireless LAN)|
|GPS:||GPS via Mobile (linked to compatible smartphone)|
|Red-Eye Correction:||Yes, during shooting and playback|
|My Camera / My Menu:||My Menu customisation available|
|My Category:||Image tagging feature|
|Intelligent Orientation Sensor:||Yes|
|Histogram:||Yes, live histogram|
|Playback zoom:||Approx. 2x – 10x|
|Computer:||Hi-Speed USB (MTP, PTP) DIGITAL connector|
|Other:||HDMI Micro Connector, A/V output (PAL/NTSC)|
|External microphone:||3.5 mm Stereo mini jack|
|Headphone Output:||3.5 mm jack|
|Computer/Other:||Wi-Fi (IEEE802.11b/g/n), (2.4 GHz only), with Dynamic NFC support|
|Type:||SD, SDHC, SDXC (UHS Speed Class 1 compatible)|
|SUPPORTED OPERATING SYSTEM|
|PC & Macintosh|
|Windows:||8 / 8.1 / 7 SP1|
|Mac OS X:||10.8 / 10.9 / 10.10|
|For Wi-Fi connection to a PC:||Windows 8 / 8.1 / 7 SP1 only, Mac OS X 10.8.2 or later / 10.9 / 10.10|
|For Image Transfer Utility:||Windows 8 / 8.1 / 7 SP1 only, Mac OS X 10.8.2 or later / 10.9 / 10.10|
|Other:||CameraWindow DC, Map Utility, Image Transfer Utility, Image Manipulation, Digital Photo Professional for RAW development|
|Batteries:||Rechargeable Li-ion Battery NB-10L (battery and charger supplied)|
|Battery life:||Approx. 300 shots, Eco mode: 415 shots, Approx. 360 min. playback|
|A/C Power Supply:||Optional, AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC80|
|Cases / Straps:||Soft Case DCC-2300, PowerShot Accessory Organizer|
|Lenses:||Lens Hood LH-DC100|
|Filter Adapter:||FA-DC67B (Compatible with Canon 67mm Filters: Circular Polarizing PL-C B, Protect Filter)|
|Flash:||Canon Speedlite (including 270EX, 270EX II, 320EX, 430EX, 430EX II, 580EX, 580EX II, 600EX, 600EX-RT )|
|Speedlite Transmitter (ST-E3-RT, ST-E2), Speedlite bracket SB-E2, Off-Camera Shoe Cord OC-E3|
|Remote Controller/ Switch:||Remote Switch RS-60E3|
|Power Supply & Battery Chargers:||AC Adapter Kit ACK-DC80, Battery Charger CB-2LCE|
|Other:||Electronic Viewfinder EVF-DC1 (0.48 type), 4:3 aspect ratio, Approx. 2,360,000 dots, 100% coverage, Interface cable IFC-400PCU, Canon HDMI Cable HTC-100|
|Operating Environment:||0 – 40 °C, 10 – 90% humidity|
|Dimensions (WxHxD):||123.3 x 76.5 x 105.3 mm|
|Weight:||Approx. 733 g (including battery and memory card)|