Canon PowerShot G17 announcement is rumored for the next few months, most likely by the end of June 2015.
According to latest Canon rumors, the premium compact camera is expected to feature a 1-inch-type image sensor and a 7x optical zoom lens that will offer a 35mm focal length equivalent of 24-168mm.
Canon will replace the G16 with the PowerShot G17 a large sensor compact camera with 1-inch sensor by the end of June.
Canon PowerShot G17 To Be Announced in Late June
Canon PowerShot G17 Rumored Specifications
- 24-168mm lens with 7x optical zoom
- Maximum aperture bertween f/1.2 – f/2.0
- DIGIC 6+
- Large 1-inch-type image sensor
- All Magnesium Body
Canon has announced the Powershot G16 back in August, 2013. See (Specs, Sample Images). The replacement model Powershot G17 rumored before for May, 2014 announcement but it would be a fast replacement for the Powershot G16 digital compact camera.
Now latest rumors indicates that the G17 large sensor compact camera might be announced by the end of June 2015.