Here we are comparing G5 X and G5 X MII, two Compact cameras by Canon. Canon PowerShot G5 X is a Large Sensor Compact class camera and Canon PowerShot G5 X Mark II is a Large sensor compact class camera.
Canon G5 X was introduced to market in September 2015 and Canon G5 X MII was launched in July 2019. As you can see, G5 X is 4 years older than G5 X MII. Let's see if this age difference between two cameras makes a big difference.
This will be an interesting match up as even though these two cameras doesn't have the exact same body type, they are both ranked amongst Top 10 cameras in their classes. Canon G5 X is ranked #9
out of 63 Large Sensor Compact cameras with an overall score of 69 whereas Canon G5 X MII is ranked #10
out of 63 Large sensor compact cameras with an overall score of 68.
G5 X and G5 X MII are members of Canon's PowerShot G X series of cameras. Below you can find the latest models from this series.
Here is a brief look at the main features of Canon G5 X and Canon G5 X MII before getting into our more detailed comparison.
Let's read on the following sections in order to better understand in detail how Canon G5 X and Canon G5 X MII compares and hopefully end up with enough arguments to decide which one is better for you.