Canon G9 X II features built-in wireless (Wi-Fi) connectivity ( 802.11b/g/n with NFC and Bluetooth) which lets you transfer your photos directly to compatible devices without any physical connection. With its NFC feature, G9 X II can communicate with devices such as smartphones which are also equipped with this technology by simply touching each other.Canon G9 X II’s Bluetooth connectivity feature comes handy for connecting other devices that supports it. One other feature that we like is the ability to use our smartphone as a remote to control our G9 X II. You can change camera settings, release shutter, view LCD screen and tranfer files using remote control app.
You can connect G9 X II to compatible devices via its HDMI port or USB 2.0 (480 Mbit/sec) port.
Canon G9 X II is powered by a proprietary battery which provides a shooting life of 235 according to CIPA standards.
Considering that the average battery life of Compact type cameras is 255 shots, its battery life is about average in its class but it would still be wise to invest in some spare batteries for long photo trips.
Battery Life Comparison in Large Sensor Compact Cameras
Leica X Vario with its 450shots is the model with longest battery life among Large Sensor Compact cameras. Check the comparison of Canon G9 X II vs Leica X Vario or take a look at Longest Battery Life Compact cameras list.
Canon G9 X II Features Compared to Main Competitors