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Canon XA35

£1,699.00
A fully featured 3.09MP 1 video camera, but with high running costs and a price that represents poor value for money
3.09MP 1/2.84" Yes 770g Jan 2016
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Canon XA35 Review

With excellent features and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the Canon XA35 number 87 across all camcorders.
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57
Average

Why Has it Scored 58?

Canon video cameras have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this video camera is slightly out of date, and newer camcorders with more up to date technology are available. View the latest camcorders 2017.
It has some great features:
Fairly fast maximum frame rate
Full HD
Has a vari-angle LCD display
Has an image stabilizer

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £1,549 at Preston Media 13 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 88% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Canon XA35 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Canon Has Excellent Reviews for Its Video Cameras

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


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent features and is under 2 years old but at £1,699.00 it is more expensive than 83% of video cameras.

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Features

Fairly Fast Maximum Frame Rate

The Canon XA35's maximum frame rate of 60fps is quite fast compared to most other camcorders. It is in the fastest 7% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature. The average maximum frame rate of all camcorders is 60fps, with the slowest being 25fps and the fastest being 960fps.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Canon XA35 of 20x is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 39% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Canon XA35 is Full HD, as are 73% of camcorders.

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Heavy

The Canon XA35's weight of 770g is in the heaviest 18% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Across all the video cameras the weights range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 530g.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Canon XA35 has a vari-angle LCD display, which is unusual. 91% of video cameras do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon XA35 has an image stabilizer, as do 66% of video cameras.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Canon XA35 features wi-Fi. 77% of camcorders do not feature wi-Fi.

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Fairly Big Digital Zoom

The Canon XA35's digital zoom of 400x is in the biggest 24% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The digital zooms of video cameras range from 1.5x to 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 450x.

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Quite Large Display Diagonal

The Canon XA35's display diagonal of 3.5" is fairly large compared to most other video cameras. It is in the largest 21% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of video cameras is 0.24", the largest is 11", and the average display diagonal is 3".

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Supports Remote Operation

The Canon XA35 supports remote operation. 95% of camcorders do not support remote operation.

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Quite High Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Canon XA35 of 8 is fairly high compared to most other video cameras. It is in the highest 10% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature. The lowest maximum aperture number of camcorders is 1.6, the highest is 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 4.9.

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Has a Face Detection

The Canon XA35 has a face detection. 72% of camcorders do not have a face detection.

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Has a Microphone in

The Canon XA35 has a microphone in, unlike 77% of camcorders which do not have a microphone in.

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Fairly Large Maximum Memory Card Size

The maximum memory card sizes of video cameras range from 2GB to 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 63GB. The maximum memory card size of the Canon XA35 of 128GB is in the largest 22% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Canon XA35 supports HDMI, as do 67% of video cameras.

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Very Small Closest Focusing Distance

The smallest closest focusing distance of video cameras is 0.0005m, the biggest is 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.43m. The Canon XA35's closest focusing distance of only 0.01m is fairly small compared to most other video cameras. It is in the smallest 8% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Wind Filter

The Canon XA35 has a wind filter, unlike 94% of video cameras which do not have a wind filter.

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Average Video Recording Time

The Canon XA35's video recording time of 10h is pretty typical compared to most other video cameras. It is in the longest 73% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

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

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Average Total Megapixels

The Canon XA35's total megapixels of 3.09MP is relatively standard compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 27% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Age

Released 19 Months Ago

This Canon video camera has been on the market since January 2016.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 1003c024aa

Barcodes:

08714574633428, 08714574648478

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