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Canon XA25

A 4 year old 3.09MP 1 video camera with alright features but high running costs
3.09MP 1/2.84" Yes 1.2kg Jun 2013
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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Canon XA25 Review

With average features, we have ranked the Canon XA25 number 439 across all camcorders.
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Average Features
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4 Years Old
Overall Score
36
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 36?

Canon video cameras have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better video cameras are available. View the latest camcorders 2017.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports HDMI
Features wi-Fi
Heavy
Only 1" optical sensor size

Canon XA25 Video Reviews


Canon XA25 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Canon Has Excellent Camcorder Reviews

We checked 916 user and expert reviews (including 212 verified purchases) for Canon camcorders and found that on average Canon has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. 95% of those that bought a Canon camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Heavy

The Canon XA25's weight of 1.2kg is in the heaviest 13% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. Video cameras have weights of between 50g and 7.5kg, and the average weight is 530g.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Canon XA25 features wi-Fi, unlike 77% of video cameras which do not feature wi-Fi.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Canon XA25 supports HDMI. 67% of video cameras also support HDMI.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Canon XA25 of 20x is pretty standard compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 46% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Canon XA25 is Full HD. 73% of video cameras also are Full HD.

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Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This video camera has a 1/2.84|1" optical sensor size, which is the most frequently found optical sensor size on video cameras.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon XA25 has an image stabilizer, as do 66% of video cameras.

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Quite High Maximum Aperture Number

Across all the video cameras the maximum aperture numbers range from 1.6 to 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 4.9. The maximum aperture number of the Canon XA25 of 8 is fairly high compared to most other video cameras. It is in the highest 10% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Big Digital Zoom

The Canon XA25's digital zoom of 400x is in the biggest 23% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The average digital zoom of all video cameras is 450x, with the smallest being 1.5x and the biggest being 3,500x.

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Very Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Canon XA25 of only 10mm is quite short compared to most other video cameras. It is in the shortest 12% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. Across all the video cameras the minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 1.8mm to 110mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 29mm.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The Canon XA25 does not have a built-in flash. 86% of camcorders also do not have a built-in flash.

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Average Total Megapixels

The total megapixels of the Canon XA25 of 3.09MP is relatively standard compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 26% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Large Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all video cameras is 3", with the smallest being 0.24" and the largest being 11". The display diagonal of the Canon XA25 of 3.5" is in the largest 15% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This video camera was released in June 2013.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

6ave 8443b002package3, canon 8443b002iv

Barcodes:

00013803217551, 00616932797408, 00616932797422, 00635492500853, 04960999977669

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