50points

Canon XA10

38points

Canon XF105

Canon XA10
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Canon XF105
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Canon XA10 vs Canon XF105

Canon XA10
Canon XF105

Why is Canon XA10 better than Canon XF105?

  • Has a touch screen
    ?
  • 340g lighter
    ?

    820gvs1160g
  • 63mm thinner
    ?

    205mmvs268mm
  • Has touch autofocus
    ?
  • 9mm narrower
    ?

    130mmvs139mm
  • 14mm shorter
    ?

    177mmvs191mm
  • 33.7% less body volume
    ?

    4717.05cm³vs7115.132cm³
  • Has a zoom microphone
    ?

Why is Canon XF105 better than Canon XA10?

  • Has a removable battery
    ?
  • Has 3D photo/video recording capabilities
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  • 26Mbps higher movie recording bitrate
    ?

    50Mbpsvs24Mbps

Price comparison

Canon XA10

Buy used:

$693.01

ProductStorePrice
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 XA15 Professional Camcorder, Black...Canon XA15 Professional Camcorder, Black
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$1,799.00
Canon XA10 AmazonCanon VIXIA HF R800 Portable Video Camer...Canon VIXIA HF R800 Portable Video Camera Camcorder with Audio Input(Microphone),3.0-Inch Touch Panel LCD, Digic DV 4 Image Processor, 57x Advanced Zoom, and Full HD CMOS Sensor, Black
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$249.00

Design

1.has a touch screen
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
2.weight

820g

1.16kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
3.screen size

3.5"

3.5"

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

205mm

268mm

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.
5.width

130mm

139mm

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

177mm

191mm

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

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 23fps

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 continuous autofocus when recording movies
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
3.supports AVCHD format
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
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.
4.has 3D photo/video recording capabilities
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
The device captures 3D still photos and/or 3D videos due to two separate lenses.
5.movie bitrate

24Mbps

50Mbps

The higher the movie recording bitrate the better the movie quality with more and crispier details and less compression artifacts.

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)

2.07MP

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 built-in optical image stabilization
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
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.
3.has a CMOS sensor
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
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.
4.has manual gain
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
This allows to manually set the gain.
5.has touch autofocus
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
6.wide aperture (main camera)

f/1.8

f/1.8

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.

Audio

1.has a microphone input
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
2.has a stereo microphone
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
3.Has a zoom microphone
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
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 XA10
Canon XF105
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.has stereo speakers
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
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 XA10
Canon XF105
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
2.has a battery level indicator
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
3.has a rechargeable battery
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
4.internal storage

64GB

32GB

The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.

Features

1.has an HDMI output
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
2.Has a remote control
Canon XA10
Canon XF105
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
3.USB version

2

2

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Price comparison

Canon XA10

Buy used:

$693.01

ProductStorePrice
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 XA15 Professional Camcorder, Black...Canon XA15 Professional Camcorder, Black
Amazon logo
$1,799.00
Canon XA10 AmazonCanon VIXIA HF R800 Portable Video Camer...Canon VIXIA HF R800 Portable Video Camera Camcorder with Audio Input(Microphone),3.0-Inch Touch Panel LCD, Digic DV 4 Image Processor, 57x Advanced Zoom, and Full HD CMOS Sensor, Black
Amazon logo
$249.00

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