Fujifilm XQ1 vs. Canon G16 – Take a look between the comparison of Fujifilm XQ1 and Canon Power Shot G16, the Fujifilm XQ1 features 12MP 2/3″ X-Trans CMOS Sensor and Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 60 fps on the other hand Canon Power Shot G16 features 12.1 Megapixel 1/1.7″ CMOS Sensor and Full HD 1080/60p Video, take a look at the Major Specification Below.
Fujifilm XQ1 Major Features
- 12MP 2/3″ X-Trans CMOS Sensor
- EXR Processor II
- Fujinon 4x Optical Zoom f/1.8-4.9 Lens
- 25-100mm (35mm Equivalent)
- 3.0″ 920K-Dot LCD Monitor
- Full HD 1080p Video Recording at 60 fps
- Intelligent Hybrid AF System
- Built-In Wi-Fi Connectivity
- Continuous Shooting up to 12 fps
- Film Simulation and Advanced Filters
Canon Power Shot G16 Major Features
- 12.1 Megapixel 1/1.7″ CMOS Sensor
- Canon 5x Optical Zoom Lens (28-140mm)
- Optical Zoom Viewfinder and 3.0″ LCD
- Full HD 1080/60p Video
- DIGIC 6 Image Processing Engine
- Enhanced Wi-Fi Capabilities
- Continuous Shooting at 9.3 fps
- Intelligent IS Image Stabilization
- ISO 12800 and Canon HS SYSTEM
Fujifilm XQ1 vs. Canon Power Shot G16 Specification Comparison Table.
Bigger Sensor Size: Fujifilm XQ1 have bit bigger sensor than Canon Power Shot G16.
Fujifilm XQ1 features bigger sensor size than Canon Power Shot G16, hence you get better dynamic range, improved High ISO performance and better color and contrast reproduction compared to Canon Power Shot G16
Low pass filter: Fujifilm XQ1 have no built-in low pass filter, so you get super Sharpe images while reducing moiré and aliasing, on the other Canon Power Shot G16 does have built-in low pass filter, hence Fujifilm XQ1 better compared to Canon Power Shot G16.
Optical Zoom: Canon Power Shot G16 has 1x more optical Zoom than Fujifilm XQ1.
Aperture Range: Canon Power Shot G16 aperture Range is better than Fujifilm XQ1, the bright aperture lenses capture more incoming light to the sensor, create more DOF, better color and contrast reproduction and it also create less noise during low-light situation.
Macro: Canon Power Shot G16 feature better close-up macro range than Fujifilm XQ1.
Better AF System: Fujifilm XQ1 features Phase + contrast (hybrid) AF System; on the other hand Canon Power Shot G16 features Contrast AF system.
Better Shutter Range: Fujifilm XQ1 features better shutter range compared to Canon Power Shot G16.
Top Continuous shooting speed: Canon Power Shot G16 features bit fast shooting speed compared to Fujifilm XQ1.
Viewfinder: Canon Power Shot G16 features optical viewfinder on the other hand Fujifilm XQ1 doesn’t have viewfinder.
Battery Life (CIPA): Canon Power Shot G16 battery rating is 360 shots and other-hand Fujifilm limited to 240 shots.
Dimensions: Fujifilm XQ1 is smaller than Canon Power Shot G16.
Weight: Fujifilm XQ1 lighter than Canon Power Shot G16.
Verdict: We recommend you to buy Fujifilm XQ1.