Excerpt: the camera is able to produce very nice pictures, but the autofocus is so bad that it makes it frustrating to use. if you only want one camera, don't choose this one. if you have another camera with fast autofocus and want this g1x as a second camera, it may be a good choice, but there is a lot of...
Pros: Good Image Quality, Good in Low Light, Great Zoom
Excerpt: This is a very unique camera. It has a sensor on a little smaller than the one typically found in SLRs. Thus you can get SLR quality photos from a camera that fits (though somewhat bulkily)in your coat pocket. Like all Canon cameras, the controls are plain and simple.
Pros: Easy To Use, Fast/accurate auto-focus, Good Image Quality, Good in Low Light, Great Zoom, Large Clear LCD, Nice Body Color, Small / Compact
Cons: Limited Zoom, No built in lens cover, No Thread For Filter, No Viewfinder, Poor Flash
Excerpt: I use this for personal/vacation. Nice feel to the G1X but very slow. Not good for any quick point and shoot things like a baby or moving animal. Great quality and nice feel to the camera. Probable going to sell/return it after testing for 2 weeks.
Pros: Good Image Quality, Good in Low Light, Large Clear LCD
Excerpt: I was looking for a camera to replace my Canon G15 that I had sold. I saw this one for a good price and took a chance. Wow, am I ever pleased. The biggest high-end point-n-shoot I have ever seen, heavy in a positive way for me.
Pros: Easy To Use, Good Image Quality, Good Image Stabilization, Large Clear LCD