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Canon Legria HF R57 vs Sony PMW-300

Canon Legria HF R57 vs Sony PMW-300

Canon Legria HF R57
Sony PMW-300

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Reasons For

1 Reason For
3.7kg lighter Edit
The Canon Legria HF R57 is a 236g weight camcorder. That's 3.7kg lighter than the Sony PMW-300 (3.9kg). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

1 Reason For
199x smaller minimum illumination Edit
The Sony PMW-300 has a minimum illumination of 0.02lx, whereas the Canon Legria HF R57 is a 4lx minimum illumination camcorder (3.98lx bigger).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
3.98lx bigger minimum illumination Edit
The Canon Legria HF R57 has a minimum illumination of 4lx, whereas the Sony PMW-300 is a 0.02lx minimum illumination camcorder (3.98lx smaller).
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Eight months older
The Canon Legria HF R57 is older than the Sony PMW-300 by eight months.
1 Reason Against
Heavier Edit
The Sony PMW-300 is a 3.9kg weight camcorder. That's 3.7kg heavier than the Canon Legria HF R57 (3.9kg). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

Date Released

53 months Ago 45 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

1 Year No data

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels
3.2MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Optical Sensor Size
 1/2
 1/2
BEST
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Effective Megapixels (movie)
2.07MP Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 14x
Image Stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
Interchangeable Lens
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Interchangeable lens
Filter Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 77mm
Focal Length Range (f-F)
2.8 - 89.6 5.8 - 81.2

Storage

Memory Slots
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Memory Cards
 SD
 SxS
BEST
 SD
 SxS
Camcorder Media Type
 Memory card
 Memory card
ExpressCard Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
 ExpressCard slot

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance
0.01m Unknown - Click to provide data

White Balance

White Balance
 Tungsten
 Daylight
 ATW
 Tungsten
 Daylight
 ATW

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1/32 - 1/2,000

Camera

Camcorder Type
 Shouldercam
 Shoulder camcorder
 Shouldercam
 Shoulder camcorder
Minimum Illumination
4lx 0.02lx
BEST

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Video

Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
Capture Modes
 HQ
 SP
 HQ
 SP
Supported Video Modes
 1080i
 1080i
BEST
Video Formats Supported
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MPEG
 MPEG2
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MPEG
 MPEG2
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080

Still Image

Still Image Resolution(s)
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Maximum Image Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST

Audio

Audio Formats Supported
 LPCM
 PCM
 LPCM
 PCM
BEST
Built-In Microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in microphone

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDMI
DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone outputs
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) Out
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Mini USB Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Battery

Battery Type
BP-718 Lithium-Ion Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
236g
BEST
3.9kg
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 239mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 384mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 275mm

Packaging Content

Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Bundled Software
Yes Unknown - Click to provide data
Shoulder Strap
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Shoulder strap

Other Features

Internal Memory
8GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface
- USB 2.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
Aperture Range (F-F)
1.8 - 4.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Dimensions (WxDxH)
129mm Unknown - Click to provide data
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