As we know Canon G5X was announced on 13th October, 2015, and now everyone is waiting for the announcement of its successor Canon G5X Mark II. Till date, Canon has applied the strategy to update its compact camera in the interval of 1-2 years of its announcement. So it is normal to expect the announcement of the successor Canon G5X Mark II.
Canon G5X Mark II- Our Expectation
Our expectation towards the camera Canon G5X Mark II raised and we have no doubt that it will come with superior specifications compare to its predecessor Canon G5X, which is a pro-compact camera that feature extensive manual controls and EVF.
1.Canon G5X Mark II- Hybrid sensor
We expect that the upcoming Canon G5X Mark II will sport 20.2MP Hybrid CMOS sensor as well it can use DIGIC 7 or DIGIC 8 Image Processor which will support the camera to produce high resolutions images with better quality even in low light conditions with fast processing. Hence, it will make the photographers to get clear and sharper images by improving the speed and processing power of the camera.
2.Canon G5X Mark II- 4K Video
Since, its predecessor comes with Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 60 fps, but we expect 4K video recording from Canon G5X Mark II , which is a common need for the users from today compact cameras.
3.Canon G5X Mark II – 5-axis image stabilization
We expect It will come with advanced 5-axis image stabilization, which will make the users fearless about their unwanted hand-shake and it will provide shake-free images in a wide variety of shooting conditions, and it’s optical system will give the ability to the users to capture the blur-free images, what they visualize and the 5-axis IS will be ideal for shooting in low-light conditions with soft backgrounds.
We also expect Canon G5X Mark II will feature improved built-in high-resolution EVF that will allow the photographers to compose more easily and can track fast moving subjects without facing any problem.
The Canon G5X features a bright f/1.8-2.8 maximum aperture, so we do expect that Canon G5X Mark II will come with bright lens of aperture F1.2-F2.2 for depth of field control and working in difficult lighting conditions.
So have a look on expected core-specifications of the up-coming Canon G5X Mark II.
Canon G5X Mark II wishlist
- 2MP Hybrid CMOS sensor
- 4K UHD Video recording
- 5-axis Image Stabilization
- Bright Zoom lens of aperture F1.2-F2.2
- Improved EVF
At last, these are all totally based on our expectation and we expect the upcoming camera will come with almost similar or more improved specifications. Let’s hope so!
There is expectation that the camera Canon G5X Mark II is likely to be announced in Spring 2017.