36points

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

68points

Canon EOS 1D X Mark II

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
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Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera vs Canon EOS 1D X Mark II

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
36
points
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
68
points
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II

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

  • 1.18kg lighter
    355gvs1530g
  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • 9.38% bigger screen size
    ?

    3.5"vs3.2"
  • 85.32% less body volume
    321.02cm³vs2187.3140799999996cm³
  • 30mm narrower
    128mmvs158mm
  • 101.6mm shorter
    66mmvs167.6mm
  • 44.6mm thinner
    38mmvs82.6mm

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

  • 9.79x larger sensor
    ?

    35.9 x 23.9mmvs12.48 x 7.02mm
  • 9.71x more megapixels (main camera)
    20.2MPvs2.08MP
  • 4x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    2160 x 60fpsvs1080 x 30fps
  • Weather sealed
    ?
  • Has AF tracking
    ?
  • Has phase detection autofocus for photos
    ?
  • Has phase detection autofocus for videos
    ?
  • Has an optical viewfinder
    ?

Design

1.Weather sealed
?

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
2.Has a built-in focus motor
?

The focus motor moves the lens in order to autofocus. For system cameras, having a focus motor in the camera's body allows you to use a wide range of lenses, including lenses which do not have their own focus motor. For compact cameras, a focus motor is usually built-in.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
3.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 Mark II
4.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 Mark II
5.Is a system camera
?

A system camera has lots of changeable parts such as lenses, flashes and other accessories. They offer greater flexibility than compact cameras.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II

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 Mark II
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

35.9 x 23.9mm

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 Mark II
4.megapixels
?

Best

Panono Camera

108MP

2.08MP

20.2MP

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 Mark II
6.has manual focus
?

This allows to manually set the focus.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II

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

Leica Q2

1080 x 120fps

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 60fps

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 Mark II
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
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 Mark II

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 Mark II
2.has a microphone input
?

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

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
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 Mark II

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 Mark II
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II

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 Mark II
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 Mark II
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 Mark II
4.has GPS
?

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

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS 1D X Mark II
5.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 Mark II
6.USB version
?

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Fujifilm X-T30 + Fujifilm XF 18-55mm f/2.8-4 R LM OIS

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