During the Photokina 2014 event Canon is said to be developing a new premium PowerShot compact camera with large image sensor. Now Canon Netherlands confirms that a large-sensor superzoom compact camera is coming soon.
The video presents the Canon PowerShot G1 X Mark II and the new PowerShot G7 X, and a “big zoom” (groete zoom) camera presented as “later model” (i.e. to be announced soon).
The world “grote” translates to “large” and this means that the superzoom compact with a large sensor is coming soon. See below for the translated text.
Canon teases the new superzoom and large sensor compact camera
From Canon NL (Translated by Google):
Canon is committed to be in a compact housing to offer. Notch picture quality, and The new model in the Expert Compact range combines a large sensor and powerful zoom for superb pictures from afar.
The new Powershot compact will feature a high-magnification optical zoom lens and compact body in response to the demands from users looking for high quality high zoom performance.