LCD and Viewfinder
Canon G11 has a Fully Articulated 2.8" LCD screen with a resolution of 461k dots. At only 2.8", the screen is on the smaller side and 461kdot resolution is lower than most of the recent models in this class.
For those of you who loves shooting selfies, self or group photos, Canon G11 will make your life easier with its Selfie friendly
screen. Another group of users who will take advantage of G11's LCD screen is Vloggers.
G11 has a built-in Optical (tunnel) viewfinder.
Max Shutter speed
Canon G11 can shoot continuously at max speed of 1 fps
and has max shutter speed of 1/4000 sec
G11 has a built-in flash, and it also has a flash shoe to mount your external flashes too.
Canon G11 features a Contrast Detection autofocusing system. The AF system has 9 points to choose from. Canon G11 also features Face detection AF
where it intelligently detects the faces in the frame and locks the focus automatically.
With Canon G11, you can record your videos at a highest resolution of 640 x 480 at 30 fps and save in and H.264 formats. 640 x 480 is a low video resolution by todays standards. If video quality is important for you, we recommend you to look at cameras with Full HD, even better 4K / Ultra-HD resolution
G11 has a built-in Mono microphone but no speaker.
Canon G11 doesn't have any connections for external microphones and headphones. If you need a Compact camera with external microphone connectivity, consider Nikon Coolpix P7800 or Fujifilm X30 in a similar price range.
Connectivity and Storage
You can connect G11 to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Canon G11 Features Compared to Main Competitors