34points

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

54points

Canon EOS-1D X

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
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Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera vs Canon EOS-1D X

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
34
points
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
54
points
Canon EOS-1D X

Why is Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera better than Canon EOS-1D X?

  • 985g lighter
    355gvs1340g
  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • Has a 24p cinema mode
    ?
  • Has a HDMI output
    ?
  • 9.38% bigger screen size
    ?

    3.5"vs3.2"
  • 85.63% less body volume
    321.02cm³vs2137.69576cm³
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
    ?
  • 30mm narrower
    128mmvs158mm

Why is Canon EOS-1D X better than Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera?

  • 9.86x larger sensor
    ?

    36 x 24mmvs12.48 x 7.02mm
  • 8.7x more megapixels (main camera)
    18.1MPvs2.08MP
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has AF tracking
    ?
  • Has phase detection autofocus for photos
    ?
  • Has phase detection autofocus for videos
    ?
  • Has an optical viewfinder
    ?
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
2.resolution
?

Best

Fujifilm GFX100

1774 x 1330px

800 x 480px

1250 x 833px

3.pixel density
?

Best

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5S

1437.5ppi

267ppi

469ppi

4.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
5.Has a hot shoe
?

A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
6.has an optical viewfinder
?

An optical viewfinder (or OVF) allows the photographer to compose a shot while seeing exactly what the lens will capture. OVFs have no time lag and require no power - as opposed to electronic viewfinders, which can drain battery life. OVFs are also better in low light situations.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X

Optics

1.has AF tracking
?

With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
2.sensor size
?

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.

Best

Polaroid Snap

81.2 x 25.4mm

12.48 x 7.02mm

36 x 24mm

3.Has phase detection autofocus for photos
?

A phase detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
4.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Panono Camera

108MP

2.08MP

18.1MP

5.Has a two-stage shutter
?

A two-stage shutter can help you take photos like a pro: just slightly press the button for the lens to focus, and then push it fully to capture the photograph.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
6.has manual focus
?

This allows to manually set the focus.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
?

The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K

3456 x 50fps

1080 x 30fps

1080 x 30fps

2.Has phase detection autofocus for videos
?

A phase detection autofocus system is faster than a contrast detection autofocus system. Even when recording scenes with a lot of fast movements, the videos are sharp and clear.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
4.has a 24p cinema mode
?

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
?

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
2.has a microphone input
?

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
2.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X

Features

1.has an external memory slot
?

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
2.Has a remote control
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
3.has an accelerometer
?

An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
4.has a HDMI output
?

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
5.Has dual card slots
?

It has two memory card slots, allowing you to store more photos without switching cards. This is particularly useful on long shoots when you need more space.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X
6.has GPS
?

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS-1D X

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