49points

Canon XA10

54points

Sony HXRNX70U

Canon XA10
Comparison winner
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45 facts in comparison

Canon XA10 vs Sony HXRNX70U

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
49
points
Canon XA10
54
points
Sony HXRNX70U

Why is Canon XA10 better than Sony HXRNX70U?

  • 465g lighter
    820gvs1285g
  • Has manual gain
    ?
  • 314.5mm thinner
    205mmvs519.5mm
  • 15mm shorter
    177mmvs192mm
  • 48mm narrower
    130mmvs178mm
  • Has touch autofocus
    ?
  • Has a zoom microphone
    ?
  • 41mm longer maximum focal length
    ?

    304mmvs263mm

Why is Sony HXRNX70U better than Canon XA10?

  • 5.94x more megapixels (main camera)
    12.3MPvs2.07MP
  • Has a removable battery
    ?
  • Has GPS
    ?
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has a BSI sensor
    ?
  • Has manual white balance
    ?
  • Has or is a prime lens
    ?
  • 4.1mm shorter minimum focal length
    ?

    26.3mmvs30.4mm

Price comparison

Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
?

The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
2.has a touch screen
?

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

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
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 XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
4.weight
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

820g

1.28kg

5.screen size
?

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

Best

JVC GC-PX100

7.6"

3.5"

3.5"

6.thickness
?

Best

GoPro Hero6 Black

1.26mm

205mm

519.5mm

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

1080 x 23fps

1080 x 23fps

2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
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 XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
4.movie bitrate
?

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

Best

Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta

440Mbps

24Mbps

28Mbps

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

2.07MP

12.3MP

2.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.

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Sony HXRNX70U
3.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 XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
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 XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
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 XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
6.has touch autofocus
?

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

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U

Audio

1.has a microphone input
?

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

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
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 XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
3.has a stereo microphone
?

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

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
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 XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
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 XA10
Sony HXRNX70U

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

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

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
2.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
3.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
4.internal storage
?

Best

Drift Stealth 2 Action Cam

256GB

64GB

96GB

Features

1.has GPS
?

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
2.has a HDMI output
?

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

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
3.Has a remote control
?

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

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U
4.has FireWire
?

A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

Canon XA10
Sony HXRNX70U

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