46points

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K

84points

Canon XC10

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
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45 facts in comparison

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K vs Canon XC10

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
46
points
Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
84
points
Canon XC10

Why is Blackmagic Production Camera 4K better than Canon XC10?

  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • 1.67x bigger screen size
    ?

    5"vs3"
  • Has an accelerometer
    ?
  • Shoots raw
    ?
  • 2.04x larger sensor
    ?

    21.1 x 11.9mmvs12.8 x 9.6mm
  • Is a system camera
    ?
  • Supports thunderbolt
    ?

Why is Canon XC10 better than Blackmagic Production Camera 4K?

  • Supports slow-motion video recording
  • Has a brand lens
    ?
  • Has manual ISO
    ?
  • Has a CMOS sensor
    ?
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • Has manual white balance
    ?
  • 661g lighter
    1.04kgvs1701g
  • Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.volume
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

15.2cm³

2781.83cm³

1891.49cm³

2.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
3.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 Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
4.weight
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

1.7kg

1.04kg

5.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

JVC GC-PX100

7.6"

5"

3"

6.thickness
?

Best

GoPro Hero6 Black

1.26mm

133mm

122mm

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

JVC GY-LS300

2160 x 150fps

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

2.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 Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
3.has a serial shot mode
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The burst mode, also called serial shot mode or continuous shooting mode, allows you to shoot multiple photos in a row.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
4.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
5.Supports slow-motion video recording
Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
6.supports AVCHD format
?

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 XC10

Optics

1.has a CMOS sensor
?

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 XC10
2.has built-in optical image stabilization
?

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 XC10
3.has manual white balance
?

With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
4.has a brand lens
?

The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
5.has manual ISO
?

This allows to manually set the ISO level.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
6.has touch autofocus
?

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10

Audio

1.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Nokia OZO

8

1

1

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

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
3.has a stereo microphone
?

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

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
4.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 Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

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

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
2.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 Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
4.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10

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 XC10
2.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
3.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
?

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.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
4.Has a remote control
?

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

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
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 Production Camera 4K
Canon XC10
6.USB version
?

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

GoPro Hero (2018)

3

2

2

Miscellaneous

1.supports thunderbolt
?

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 XC10

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