84points

Canon XC10

89points

Sony FDR-AX33

Canon XC10
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54 facts in comparison

Canon XC10 vs Sony FDR-AX33

Canon XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
84
points
Canon XC10
89
points
Sony FDR-AX33

Why is Canon XC10 better than Sony FDR-AX33?

  • Has manual ISO
    ?
  • Has timelapse function
    ?
  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • 3mm narrower
    152mmvs155mm
  • Has a remote control
    ?
  • Has AF tracking
    ?
  • 5.8mm shorter minimum focal length
    ?

    24mmvs29.8mm
  • Has a hot shoe
    ?

Why is Sony FDR-AX33 better than Canon XC10?

  • 1.72x more megapixels (main camera)
    20.6MPvs12MP
  • 1.78x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    1920 x 60fpsvs2160 x 30fps
  • 5.09% more battery power
    1960mAhvs1865mAh
  • Has a BSI sensor
    ?
  • 385g lighter
    655gvs1040g
  • LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
    ?
  • 23.5mm shorter
    78.5mmvs102mm
  • 51mm thinner
    71mmvs122mm

Price comparison

Design

1.volume
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

15.2cm³

1891.49cm³

863.89cm³

2.has a touch screen
?

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

Canon XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
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 XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
4.weight
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

1.04kg

655g

5.thickness
?

Best

GoPro Hero6 Black

1.26mm

122mm

71mm

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

Best

JVC GC-PX100

7.6"

3"

3"

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

1920 x 60fps

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
Sony FDR-AX33
3.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
Sony FDR-AX33
4.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Canon XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
5.Supports slow-motion video recording
Canon XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
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
Sony FDR-AX33

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

12MP

20.6MP

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
Sony FDR-AX33
3.has a CMOS sensor
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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
Sony FDR-AX33
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
Sony FDR-AX33
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
Sony FDR-AX33
6.has manual ISO
?

This allows to manually set the ISO level.

Canon XC10
Sony FDR-AX33

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

1

2.has a microphone input
?

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

Canon XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
3.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 XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
4.has a stereo microphone
?

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

Canon XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
5.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
Sony FDR-AX33

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

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

Canon XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
2.battery power
?

Best

Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta

6600mAh

1865mAh

1960mAh

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
Sony FDR-AX33
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Canon XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
5.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Canon XC10
Sony FDR-AX33

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 XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
2.Has Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Canon XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
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 XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
4.Has a remote control
?

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

Canon XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
5.has NFC
?

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

Canon XC10
Sony FDR-AX33
6.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 XC10
Sony FDR-AX33

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