Let’s go to the comparison of two cameras Nikon DL 24-500mm vs Canon G3X so that we could see them in details…
|Features/ Models||Nikon DL 24-500mm||Canon G3X|
|Megapixel||20.8MP CX-Format BSI CMOS Sensor||20.2 MP 1″ High-Sensitivity CMOS Sensor|
|Sensor size||1 inch||1 inch|
|Aperture Range||F2.8 – 5.6||F2.8 – 5.6|
|Macro Range||1 cm||5cm|
|Image processor||Expeed 6A||DIGIC 6|
|Image Stabilization||Dual IS||Optical IS|
|AF system||Hybrid||Contrast Detect|
|AF Points||171 Phase detect AF points||31 AF points|
|Shutter Min/ mix||30-1/16000||30 – 1/2000|
|Continuous shooting speed||60 fps||5.9 fps|
|Video||4K @ 30dps||1920 x 1080 (60p), 1280 x 720 (30p), 640 x 480 (30p)|
|Display||3″ 1037k-Dot Vari-Angle OLED Touchscreen||3.2″ tilting 1620k TFT LCD screen|
|Viewfinder||0.4″ 2.36m-Dot Eye-Level OLED EVF||Electronic|
|Wireless||WiFi and NFC||with NFC|
|Battery life||290 Shots||300 shots|
|Dimensions||122.5 x 89.9 x 138.8 mm||123 x 77 x 105 mm of|
|Weight||780 g||733 g|
Shutter Max/Min- Shutter speed of Nikon DL24-500 is 30-1/16000 making sure that the fast action of the target subject will be easily captured compared to the 30 sec- 1/2000 of Canon G3X.
AF system- The Nikon DL24-500 features high-speed AF and 171 Phase detect widely spread AF points to help capture fast-action shots with accuracy and ease. On the other hand the Canon G3X has limited 31 Contrast AF points only.
Continuous shooting speed– Paired with a continuous shooting speed of up to 60 frames-per-second (fps), the Nikon DL24-500 allows the photographers to keep shooting in full resolution with no buffer lag or frame limit. Whereas G3X‘s shooting speed limits to 5.9fps.
Display- The PowerShot G3 X camera integrates a bright 3.2-inch Multi-Angle capacitive touch panel LCD screen with 1.62 million dot resolutions, providing a sharp, clear, and vivid display.
Video– 4K video (3840×2160) recording at 30p with Nikon DL24-500, providing users the capability to capture incredibly beautiful video with extra rich detail. On the other hand, the G3x ability to record is limited to 1080p Full HD video (at 24p, 30p, and 60p in MP4 format).
Shots- Maximum number of shots (300 shots) is possible in Canon G3X whereas 290 shots can be snapped from DL24-500.
Verdict- The Nikon DL24-500 is Ideal for photographers looking for DSLR-style features and also lightweight pocket friendly. So go with Nikon DL24-500.