Sony HXRNX70UCanon XF100
Top 40%816 points
Top 40%
Top 61%532 points
Top 61%
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Canon XF100
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Top specs and features

Sony HXRNX70U vs Canon XF100: 48 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

5.94x more megapixels.
12.3MP
Samsung Gear 360: 30MP
2.07MP

2. video recording

0% better video recording quality.
1080 x 23fps
JVC GY-LS300: 2160 x 150fps
1080 x 23fps

3. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
71% have it

4. 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.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
29% have it

5. has GPS

GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
12% have it

6. weight

165g lighter.
1.28kg
Veho Muvi Atom: 30g
1.12kg

7. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
37% have it

8. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
51% have it

9. 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.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
80% have it

10. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
74% have it

11. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
58% have it

12. height

1mm shorter.
192mm
Canon Legria Mini: 22mm
191mm

13. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
49% have it

14. width

39mm narrower.
178mm
Veho Muvi Micro Camcorder: 20mm
139mm

15. thickness

251.5mm thinner.
519.5mm
GoPro Hero6 Black: 1.26mm
268mm

16. 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.
1.8f
JVC Everio GZ-VX815: 1.2f
1.8f

17. every pixel has three subpixels

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.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
78% have it

18. 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.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
45% have it

19. 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.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
55% have it

20. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
76% have it

21. 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.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
76% have it

22. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3.5"
JVC GC-PX100: 7.6"
3.5"

23. minimum focal length

A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
26.3mm
Ricoh WG-M2: 1.6mm
30.4mm

24. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
29% have it

25. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Sony HXRNX70U
Canon XF100
43% have it

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