56points

Canon LEGRIA HF G30

59points

Canon XA20

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Comparison winner
Canon XA20
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41 facts in comparison

Canon LEGRIA HF G30 vs Canon XA20

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
56
points
Canon LEGRIA HF G30
59
points
Canon XA20

Why is Canon LEGRIA HF G30 better than Canon XA20?

  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • Has touch autofocus
    ?
  • Has a zoom microphone
    ?
  • Has stereo speakers
    ?

Why is Canon XA20 better than Canon LEGRIA HF G30?

  • 44.93% more megapixels (main camera)
    3MPvs2.07MP
  • Has a 24p cinema mode
    ?
  • Has manual ISO
    ?
  • 135g lighter
    765gvs900g
  • 7mm narrower
    108mmvs115mm
  • 49mm thinner
    182mmvs231mm
  • 58.19% less body volume
    1651.1cm³vs2231.46cm³
  • Has a hot shoe
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.volume
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

15.2cm³

2231.46cm³

1651.1cm³

2.has a touch screen
?

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

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
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.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
4.weight
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

900g

765g

5.thickness
?

Best

GoPro Hero6 Black

1.26mm

231mm

182mm

6.screen size
?

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

Best

JVC GC-PX100

7.6"

3.5"

3.5"

Videography

1.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.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
3.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.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
4.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.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

2.07MP

3MP

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.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
3.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.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
4.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.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
5.has manual ISO
?

This allows to manually set the ISO level.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
6.widest aperture
?

With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

JVC Everio GZ-VX815

f/1.20

f/1.80

f/1.80

Audio

1.has a microphone input
?

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

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
2.Has a zoom microphone
?

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.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
3.has a stereo microphone
?

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

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
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.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
5.has stereo speakers
?

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

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

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
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.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
4.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20

Features

1.has a HDMI output
?

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

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
2.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
3.Has a remote control
?

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

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20
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.

Canon LEGRIA HF G30
Canon XA20

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