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Canon XA25

Canon XA25
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reviewed.com Editor's Choice
A fully featured but 5 year old 20x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website
20x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3.09MP 1" Jun 2013
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Canon XA25 Review

With excellent features, we have ranked the Canon XA25 number 473 across all camcorders.
84
Features
Fully-Featured
62
Age
4 Years Old
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It has received an "Editor's Choice" award from Reviewed.com. HP camcorders have excellent reviews in general.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better video cameras are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
It has some great features:
Has an image stabilizer
Bigger than average digital zoom
Supports HDMI
Larger than average display diagonal
1/2.84 HD CMOS pro
8.77cm (3.5 ) OLED touchscreen
Dual-format recording; DIGIC DV 4
HD-SDI output
1.56m dot EVF, 45 tilt
Fast/slow motion
Built-in IR lamp
2x XLR inputs
Built-in wi-fi

Canon XA25 Video Reviews

Canon XA25 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

This Canon camcorder was given an "Editor's Choice" award by website Reviewed.com who thought that this video camera was terrific.

Canon Camcorders Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 2,442 expert and owner reviews (including 492 verified purchases) for Canon camcorders and found that on average Canon has very good reviews compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Canon camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This camcorder has been on the market since June 2013.

Features

Very Small Total Megapixels

Across all the camcorders the total megapixels range from 0.3MP to 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP. The Canon XA25's total megapixels of only 3.09MP is in the smallest 27% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This camcorder has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many camcorders.

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Heavier Than Average

The Canon XA25's weight of 1.2kg is heavier than 86% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. Video cameras have weights of between 50g and 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g.

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Average Optical Zoom

The Canon XA25's optical zoom of 20x is fairly standard compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 62% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor size of the Canon XA25 of 0.352" is relatively average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 63% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon XA25 has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Canon XA25 of 400x is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 26% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The smallest digital zoom of camcorders is 1.5x, the biggest is 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 460x.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Canon XA25 supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The Canon XA25's display diagonal of 3.5" is larger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is larger than 87% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The average display diagonal of all camcorders is 3", with the smallest being 1.3" and the largest being 9".

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Shorter Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Canon XA25's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 10mm is very short compared to most other camcorders. It is shorter than 99% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of all camcorders is 33mm, with the shortest being 10mm and the longest being 110mm.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Canon XA25 features wi-Fi. 76% of camcorders do not feature wi-Fi.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Canon XA25 is Full HD. 70% of camcorders also are Full HD.

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Higher Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

Camcorders have maximum aperture numbers of between 1.6 and 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 5. The maximum aperture number of the Canon XA25 of 8 is higher than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the highest 12% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

6ave 8443b002package3, canon 8443b002iv, canon 16538dm

Barcodes:

00013803217551, 00616932797408, 00616932797422, 00635492500853, 00710475916538, 04960999977669

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