32points

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

68points

Canon EOS M50

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
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Canon EOS M50
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Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera vs Canon EOS M50

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50

Why is Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera better than Canon EOS M50?

  • 35g lighter
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    355gvs390g
  • 16.67% bigger screen size
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    3.5"vs3"
  • 46.7% less body volume
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    321.02cm³vs602.272cm³
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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  • 22mm shorter
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    66mmvs88mm
  • 21mm thinner
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    38mmvs59mm

Why is Canon EOS M50 better than Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera?

  • 3.79x larger sensor
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    22.3 x 14.9mmvs12.48 x 7.02mm
  • 11.54x more megapixels (main camera)
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    24MPvs2.08MP
  • Has a flip-out screen
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  • 1.6x better video recording quality (main camera)
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    2160 x 24fpsvs1080 x 30fps
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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  • Has AF tracking
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  • Supports Wi-Fi
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  • Has phase-detection autofocus for photos
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Price comparison

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

Buy used:

$1,000.00

ProductStorePrice
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera aliexpressMAGICRIG BMPCC 4K /6K Camera Cage with N...MAGICRIG BMPCC 4K /6K Camera Cage with NATO Handle + T5 SSD Mount Clamp for Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera BMPCC 4K /BMPCC 6K
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$79.20

Canon EOS M50

Buy used:

$667.99

ProductStorePrice
Canon EOS M50 pricegrabberCanon EOS M50 w 15-45mm Lens- Black
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$649.00
Canon EOS M50 aliexpressViltrox EF-EOS M2 AF Auto-focus EXIF 0.7...Viltrox EF-EOS M2 AF Auto-focus EXIF 0.71X Reduce Speed Booster Lens Adapter Turbo for Canon EF lens to EOS M5 M6 M50 Camera
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$156.00

Design

1.Has a flip-out screen
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.Has a built-in focus motor
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
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.
4.weight

355g

390g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.is dustproof and water-resistant
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
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.
6.has an optical viewfinder
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
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.

Optics

1.sensor size

12.48 x 7.02mm

22.3 x 14.9mm

The larger the sensor the more light the sensor captures yielding in better image quality.
2.megapixels (main camera)

2.08MP

24MP

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
3.has AF tracking
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
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.
4.Has phase-detection autofocus for photos
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
Phase-detection autofocus is much faster than a contrast detection autofocus, allowing for sharper images.
5.has built-in optical image stabilization
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
6.Has a two-stage shutter
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
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.

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 30fps

2160 x 24fps

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.
2.Has phase-detection autofocus for videos
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
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.
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
4.Has timelapse function
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
5.has a 24p cinema mode
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
6.supports slow-motion video recording
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
Slow-motion is an artistic video effect that makes time seem to go slower. It is achieved by recording a video at a higher frame-rate than the standard playback rate of 24fps or 30fps. Frame rates for slow-motion videos vary between 60fps and 960fps.

Audio

1.has a stereo microphone
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
2.has a microphone input
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
3.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
4.Has a zoom microphone
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
Zoom microphones record high-quality audio and enable you to record sound from a distance. They can be useful for recording meetings, lectures, and presentations.
5.has stereo speakers
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Battery

1.has a removable battery
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
2.has a rechargeable battery
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
3.has a battery level indicator
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has wireless charging
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
The manufacturer offers a branded wireless charging kit. To charge the device, you simply put it down on its charging base.

Features

1.supports Wi-Fi
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
2.has an external memory slot
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
3.Has a remote control
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
4.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
5.has an HDMI output
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
6.supports a remote smartphone
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera
Canon EOS M50
This technology allows the users to use their smartphone as a remote control for the device.

Price comparison

Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera

Buy used:

$1,000.00

ProductStorePrice
Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera aliexpressMAGICRIG BMPCC 4K /6K Camera Cage with N...MAGICRIG BMPCC 4K /6K Camera Cage with NATO Handle + T5 SSD Mount Clamp for Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera BMPCC 4K /BMPCC 6K
aliexpress logo
$79.20

Canon EOS M50

Buy used:

$667.99

ProductStorePrice
Canon EOS M50 pricegrabberCanon EOS M50 w 15-45mm Lens- Black
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$649.00
Canon EOS M50 aliexpressViltrox EF-EOS M2 AF Auto-focus EXIF 0.7...Viltrox EF-EOS M2 AF Auto-focus EXIF 0.71X Reduce Speed Booster Lens Adapter Turbo for Canon EF lens to EOS M5 M6 M50 Camera
aliexpress logo
$156.00

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