59points

Canon XA20

63points

Canon XA25

Canon XA20
Comparison winner
Canon XA25
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42 facts in comparison

Canon XA20 vs Canon XA25

Canon XA20
Canon XA25
59
points
Canon XA20
63
points
Canon XA25

Why is Canon XA20 better than Canon XA25?

  • Has a 24p cinema mode
    ?
  • Has manual ISO
    ?
  • 5g lighter
    765gvs770g
  • Has manual white balance
    ?
  • 1mm narrower
    108mmvs109mm
  • 44% less body volume
    1651.1cm³vs1666.392cm³
  • Has a pistol grip
    ?
  • Has phase detection autofocus for videos
    ?

Why is Canon XA25 better than Canon XA20?

  • 3% more megapixels (main camera)
    3.09MPvs3MP
  • Has manual exposure
    ?
  • Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
    ?
  • Has touch autofocus
    ?
  • Has an accelerometer
    ?
  • Has a flash
    ?
  • Has sensor shift stabilization
    ?

Price comparison

Design

1.volume
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

15.2cm³

1651.1cm³

1666.39cm³

2.has a touch screen
?

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

Canon XA20
Canon XA25
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 XA20
Canon XA25
4.weight
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

765g

770g

5.Has a flip-out screen
?

Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Canon XA20
Canon XA25
6.thickness
?

Best

GoPro Hero6 Black

1.26mm

182mm

182mm

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 XA20
Canon XA25
2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Canon XA20
Canon XA25
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 XA20
Canon XA25
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 XA20
Canon XA25

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

3MP

3.09MP

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.

Canon XA20
Canon XA25
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 XA20
Canon XA25
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 XA20
Canon XA25
5.has manual ISO
?

This allows to manually set the ISO level.

Canon XA20
Canon XA25
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 XA20
Canon XA25
2.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 XA20
Canon XA25

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

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

Canon XA20
Canon XA25
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 XA20
Canon XA25
3.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Canon XA20
Canon XA25
4.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Canon XA20
Canon XA25

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 XA20
Canon XA25
2.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Canon XA20
Canon XA25
3.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi 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 XA20
Canon XA25
4.Has a remote control
?

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

Canon XA20
Canon XA25
5.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 XA20
Canon XA25
6.has a flash
?

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

Canon XA20
Canon XA25

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