Canon Vixia HF G20Panasonic HC-X920
Top 31%1,057 points
Top 31%
Top 17%1,282 points
Top 17%
Canon Vixia HF G20
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Top specs and features

Canon Vixia HF G20 vs Panasonic HC-X920: 46 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

7.56x more megapixels (main camera).
2.7MP
Samsung Gear 360: 30MP
20.4MP

2. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
71% have it

3. 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 Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
30% have it

4. battery power

40.45% more battery power.
890mAh
Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta: 6600mAh
1250mAh

5. has a BSI sensor

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.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
30% have it

6. Has 802.11n WiFi 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.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
26% have it

7. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
38% have it

8. weight

203g lighter.
620g
Veho Muvi Atom: 30g
417g

9. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
52% have it

10. 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 Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
80% have it

11. has manual gain

This allows to manually set the gain.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
25% have it

12. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
57% have it

13. 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 Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
55% have it

14. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
27% have it

15. Has WiFi

The device can connect to WiFi.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
47% have it

16. 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 Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
76% have it

17. height

6mm shorter.
78mm
Canon Legria Mini: 22mm
72mm

18. 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 Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
51% have it

19. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
48% have it

20. width

10mm narrower.
77mm
Veho Muvi Micro Camcorder: 20mm
67mm

21. thickness

11mm thinner.
161mm
GoPro Hero6 Black: 1.26mm
150mm

22. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
78% have it

23. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
11% have it

24. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
76% have it

25. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Canon Vixia HF G20
Panasonic HC-X920
74% have it

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