Canon Powershot G1X Camera Announced January 2012

Canon UK have just announced their latest addition to their very popular 'G series' premium cameras, the Powershot G1X. The G1X is an evolution in compact cameras with a near APS-C sized CMOS sensor, giving stunning images even in dim light. The usual robust metallic body houses the new 14.3 megapixel CMOS sensor and digic 5 high speed processor. Furthermore the Canon G1X features a 4x zoom lens (28-112mm), optical viewfinder, a high resolution 920K-dot 3.0" articulated LCD, a 1080p movie recording and an array of manual and programme modes.

The Canon G1X will be available in black only in March 2012. Price yet to be set.