Here we are comparing two Canon cameras cameras with different body types: Canon G16, which was introduced in November 2013 is a Small Sensor Compact camera with a 12.0MP 1/1.7" sensor whereas Canon M50, which was introduced in February 2018 is a Entry-Level Mirrorless camera with a 24.0MP APS-C sensor.
Comparing an interchangeble lens camera to a fixed lens camera is a bit tricky but we will do our best to make this a fair comparison. Fortunately, you can't go wrong with any of these cameras as we rank them amongst Top 10 cameras in their classes. Canon G16 is ranked #3
out of 262 Small Sensor Compact cameras with an overall score of 65 whereas Canon M50 is ranked #3
out of 100 Entry-Level Mirrorless cameras with an overall score of 78.
Let's have a brief look at the main features of Canon G16 and Canon M50 before getting into our more detailed comparison.