84points

Canon XC10

76points

GoPro Hero5 Black

Comparison winner
Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
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46 facts in comparison

Canon XC10 vs GoPro Hero5 Black

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
84
points
Canon XC10
76
points
GoPro Hero5 Black

Why is Canon XC10 better than GoPro Hero5 Black?

  • 1.53x more battery power
    1865mAhvs1220mAh
  • Has a 24p cinema mode
    ?
  • Has a brand lens
    ?
  • Has a microphone input
    ?
  • Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
    ?
  • 1.5x bigger screen size
    ?

    3"vs2"
  • Has a flip-out screen
    ?
  • Has touch autofocus
    ?

Why is GoPro Hero5 Black better than Canon XC10?

  • Has GPS
    ?
  • Is dustproof and water-resistant
    ?
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has a BSI sensor
    ?
  • Is compatible with Android
    ?
  • 2 more microphone(s)
    ?

    3vs1
  • 7.89x faster shooting at highest resolution with AF as JPEG format
    ?

    30fpsvs3.8fps
  • Is compatible with iOS
    ?

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 XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
2.Is dustproof and water-resistant
?

The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
3.has a touch screen
?

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

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
4.screen size
?

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

Best

JVC GC-PX100

7.6"

3"

2"

5.Has a flip-out screen
?

Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black

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

2160 x 30fps

2160 x 30fps

2.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 XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
4.has a serial shot mode
?

The burst mode, also called serial shot mode or continuous shooting mode, allows you to shoot multiple photos in a row.

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
5.Supports slow-motion video recording
Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
6.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 XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

12MP

12MP

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 XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
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 XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
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 XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
5.has a brand lens
?

The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
6.has manual ISO
?

This allows to manually set the ISO level.

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black

Audio

1.number of microphones
?

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Nokia OZO

8

1

3

2.has a microphone input
?

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

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
3.has a stereo microphone
?

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

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
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 XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

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

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
2.battery power
?

Best

Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta

6600mAh

1865mAh

1220mAh

3.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 XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
5.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black

Features

1.has GPS
?

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

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
2.Is compatible with Android
?

It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
3.has a HDMI output
?

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

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
4.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
5.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 XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black
6.Is compatible with iOS
?

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

Canon XC10
GoPro Hero5 Black

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