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Canon EOS C300

70

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Canon EOS C300

£4,299.00
Canon EOS C300
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focus-numerique.fr Recommended tipa.com Technical Image Press Association Award
An award winning and massive optical sensor size 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution 9.84MP video camera, with great features but representing only average value for money
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 9.84MP 4" 1.4kg Jul 2013
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Canon EOS C300 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Canon EOS C300 number 164 across all camcorders.
84
Reviews
2 Reviews + 2 Awards
51
Value for Money
Average
80
Features
Fully-Featured
62
Age
4 Years Old
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 75%. This camcorder has received two awards including a "Recommended" award from Focus-Numerique.fr and an industry award from Tipa.com. Looking across the entire GoPro video camera range, the average reviews for all GoPro camcorders are also excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This Canon camcorder has some great features:
Bigger than average total megapixels
Very large optical sensor size
Supports HDMI
Larger than average display diagonal
Leave no story untold
8.3MP super 35mm CMOS sensor; full HD
Interchangeable lens (ef mount)
Compact, modular, lightweight
50Mbps mpeg-2 MXF to CF card
High sensitivity, low noise
Canon log gamma
24.00p for movie production
Wi-Fi remote control
Seamless workflow integration

Canon EOS C300 Video Reviews

Canon EOS C300 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Two Industry Awards

This video camera received a "Recommended" award from review site Focus-Numerique.fr who said that this Canon camcorder was very good.

The expert at one other expert review site said that this Canon video camera was very good. This was from Tipa.com who gave it an "Technical Image Press Association Award".

Average Expert Reviews

Based on two expert reviews from sites including PC Mag and studiodaily.com the average expert rating of this Canon video camera is 75%.

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Very Good Brand

Based on 2,463 expert and user reviews (including 1,444 verified purchases), Canon has very good reviews for its video cameras. 96% of those that bought a Canon video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Canon released the EOS C300 in July 2013.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels

The EOS C300's total megapixels of 9.84MP is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 69% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. The total megapixels of camcorders range from 0.3MP to 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP.

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Very Large Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor size of the EOS C300 of 1.33" is very large compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 2% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. The average optical sensor size of all video cameras is 0.38", with the smallest being 0.12" and the largest being 1.8".

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This video camera has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on video cameras.

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Heavier Than Average

The weight of the EOS C300 of 1.4kg is heavier than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is heavier than 87% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. The average weight of all video cameras is 580g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 7.5kg.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The EOS C300 does not have an image stabilizer, unlike 69% of video cameras which have an image stabilizer.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The EOS C300 supports HDMI. 69% of video cameras also support HDMI.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

Camcorders have display diagonals of between 1.3" and 9", and the average display diagonal is 3". The EOS C300's display diagonal of 4" is very large compared to most other video cameras. It is in the largest 3% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Full HD

Full HD

The EOS C300 is Full HD. 70% of video cameras also are Full HD.

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Higher Than Average Effective Megapixels (movie)

The lowest effective megapixels (movie) of camcorders is 0.41MP, the highest is 17MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 4.8MP. The effective megapixels (movie) of the Canon EOS C300 of 8.29MP is in the highest 23% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Interchangeable Lens

The EOS C300 has an interchangeable lens, which is unusual. 93% of camcorders do not have an interchangeable lens.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00013803143553, 04960999814155

Canon EOS C300

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