58points

Canon EOS C100 Mark II

50points

Canon XA10

Canon EOS C100 Mark II
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Canon EOS C100 Mark II vs Canon XA10

Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10

Why is Canon EOS C100 Mark II better than Canon XA10?

  • 4x more megapixels (main camera)
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    8.29MPvs2.07MP
  • 2.61x better video recording quality (main camera)
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    1080 x 60fpsvs1080 x 23fps
  • Has a removable battery
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  • Has a 24p cinema mode
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  • Supports slow-motion video recording
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  • Has a BSI sensor
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  • Has a brand lens
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  • Has manual exposure
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Why is Canon XA10 better than Canon EOS C100 Mark II?

  • Has a touch screen
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  • Has manual gain
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  • Definitely bigger screen size.The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
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    3.5"vs0"
  • Has touch autofocus
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  • 17mm narrower
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    130mmvs147mm
  • Has a remote control
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  • Has a zoom microphone
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  • 7Mbps higher movie recording bitrate
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    24Mbpsvs17Mbps

Price comparison

Canon XA10

Buy used:

$693.01

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$1,799.00
Canon XA10 AmazonCanon XA20 Professional Camcorder
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$2,198.00
Canon XA10 AmazonCanon VIXIA HF G50 4K30P Camcorder, Blac...Canon VIXIA HF G50 4K30P Camcorder, Black
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$1,099.00
Canon XA10 AmazonCanon VIXIA HF R800 Camcorder (Black) + ...Canon VIXIA HF R800 Camcorder (Black) + SanDisk 64GB Memory Card + Digital Camera/Video Case + Extra Battery BP-727 + Quality Tripod + Card Reader + Tabletop Tripod/Handgrip - Deluxe Accessory Bundle
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$395.00
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$295.00

Design

1.has a touch screen
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
2.screen size

0"

3.5"

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

169mm

205mm

We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
4.height

174mm

177mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
5.width

147mm

130mm

The width represents the horizontal dimension of the product. We consider a smaller width better because it assures easy maneuverability.
6.Has a flip-out screen
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 60fps

1080 x 23fps

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 a 24p cinema mode
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
3.supports slow-motion video recording
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
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.
4.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
5.supports AVCHD format
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
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.
6.has AF tracking
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
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.

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)

8.29MP

2.07MP

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.
2.has a BSI sensor
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
3.has a brand lens
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.
4.has a CMOS sensor
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
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.
5.has manual exposure
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
This allows to manually set the exposure.
6.has built-in optical image stabilization
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
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.

Audio

1.has a microphone input
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
2.has a stereo microphone
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
3.Has a zoom microphone
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
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.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.has stereo speakers
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
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
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
2.has an external memory slot
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
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 battery level indicator
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
4.has a rechargeable battery
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.has an HDMI output
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
2.Has a remote control
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
3.Has a hot shoe
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.
4.has a flash
Canon EOS C100 Mark II
Canon XA10
A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

Price comparison

Canon XA10

Buy used:

$693.01

ProductStorePrice
Canon XA10 AmazonCanon XA15 Professional Camcorder, Black...Canon XA15 Professional Camcorder, Black
Amazon logo
$1,799.00
Canon XA10 AmazonCanon XA20 Professional Camcorder
Amazon logo
$2,198.00
Canon XA10 AmazonCanon VIXIA HF G50 4K30P Camcorder, Blac...Canon VIXIA HF G50 4K30P Camcorder, Black
Amazon logo
$1,099.00
Canon XA10 AmazonCanon VIXIA HF R800 Camcorder (Black) + ...Canon VIXIA HF R800 Camcorder (Black) + SanDisk 64GB Memory Card + Digital Camera/Video Case + Extra Battery BP-727 + Quality Tripod + Card Reader + Tabletop Tripod/Handgrip - Deluxe Accessory Bundle
Amazon logo
$395.00
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$295.00

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