46points

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K

49points

Canon XA10

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Comparison winner
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38 facts in comparison

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K vs Canon XA10

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
46
points
Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
49
points
Canon XA10

Why is Blackmagic Production Camera 4K better than Canon XA10?

  • 2.61x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    2160 x 30fpsvs1080 x 23fps
  • Has a removable battery
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  • Has a 24p cinema mode
    ?
  • Has manual exposure
    ?
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • 51mm shorter
    126mmvs177mm
  • 72mm thinner
    133mmvs205mm
  • 42.86% bigger screen size
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    5"vs3.5"

Why is Canon XA10 better than Blackmagic Production Camera 4K?

  • Has a CMOS sensor
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  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • 881g lighter
    820gvs1701g
  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • Has a flip-out screen
    ?
  • Has a HDMI output
    ?
  • 36mm narrower
    130mmvs166mm
  • Has touch autofocus
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.volume
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Best

Veho Muvi Atom

15.2cm³

2781.83cm³

4717.05cm³

2.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
3.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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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 Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
4.weight
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Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

1.7kg

820g

5.Has a flip-out screen
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Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
6.thickness
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Best

GoPro Hero6 Black

1.26mm

133mm

205mm

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
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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

JVC GY-LS300

2160 x 150fps

2160 x 30fps

1080 x 23fps

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

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
4.supports AVCHD format
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AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
5.shoots raw
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A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10

Optics

1.has a CMOS sensor
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CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
2.has built-in optical image stabilization
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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.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
3.has touch autofocus
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The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
4.has manual gain
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This allows to manually set the gain.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
5.has manual exposure
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This allows to manually set the exposure.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
6.has manual focus
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This allows to manually set the focus.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10

Audio

1.has a microphone input
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A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
2.Has a zoom microphone
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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.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
3.has a stereo microphone
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A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
5.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10

Battery

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

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
2.has an external memory slot
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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 Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
4.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10

Features

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

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
2.Has a remote control
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A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10
3.USB version
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Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

GoPro Hero (2018)

3

2

2

Miscellaneous

1.supports thunderbolt
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Thunderbolt is a connection over cable that carries both data and display signals over a single cable, while simultaneously providing power.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XA10

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