49points

JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion

91points

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
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JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion vs Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000
49
points
91
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Why is JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion better than Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000?

  • Is dustproof and water resistant
  • 48mm narrower
    35mmvs83mm
  • Every pixel has three subpixels
  • Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
  • 14.29% wider aperture at minimum focal length
    f/2.4 vs2.8f
  • Has an accelerometer

Why is Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000 better than JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion?

  • Has GPS
  • Has a 24p cinema mode
  • Has a brand lens
  • Is compatible with Android
  • Supports slow motion video recording
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
  • Has a microphone in
  • 21g lighter
    114gvs135g

Top specs and features

Design

1.Weather sealed
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.

2.Is dustproof and water resistant
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

Dustproof/water resistant at depth equal to or greater than 1 meter.

3.height

53mm

47mm

Best

Canon Legria Mini

22mm

4.thickness

74mm

29.4mm

Best

GoPro Hero6 Black

1.26mm

5.every pixel has three subpixels
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

6.weight

135g

114g

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 60fps

1080 x 60fps

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

2.has a 24p cinema mode
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

3.Supports slow motion video recording
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000
4.has a serial shot mode
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

You can shoot multiple pictures in a row.

5.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

6.continuous shooting at high resolution

15fps

120fps

Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.

Best

Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

120fps

Optics

1.megapixels

16MP

8.2MP

Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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 white balance
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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.

5.has a brand lens
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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

6.has a BSI sensor
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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.

Audio

1.has a microphone in
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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

2.has a stereo microphone
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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

Battery

1.has a removable battery
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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

2.has an external memory slot
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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.

3.has a rechargeable battery
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Features

1.has GPS
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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

2.has a HDMI output
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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

3.Is compatible with Android
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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

4.Has WiFi
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

The device can connect to WiFi.

5.can be controlled remotely
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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

6.has NFC
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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

For example

Samsung Gear 360 (2017)

Miscellaneous

1.Supports 4K resolution
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

Allows you to view in ultra-high definition.

2.Has 802.11n WiFi connection
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

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.

3.Has timelapse function
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.

4.has a battery level indicator
JVC GC-XA2 Adixxion
Sony Action Cam FDR-X3000

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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