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Canon XF105

72

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Canon XF105

£1,999.00
£1,699.00 £300 cheaper than 4 days ago
Canon XF105
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A classic and fully featured 10x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder, with a gigantic 1/1.3" optical sensor size but representing only average value for money
10x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 2.37MP 1" Aug 2013
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Canon XF105 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Canon XF105 number 7 in 3D camcorders and number 182 across all camcorders.
85
Reviews
2 Reviews
55
Value for Money
Average
81
Features
Fully-Featured
63
Age
4 Years Old
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good expert reviews and outstanding user reviews with an average overall rating of 70%. HP camcorders also 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 camcorders 2018.
It has some great features:
Larger than average optical sensor size
Has an image stabilizer
Supports HDMI
Larger than average display diagonal

Should You Buy it Now?

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Canon XF105 Video Reviews

Canon XF105 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Expert Reviews

Camcorder expert review website tecnozoom.it scored this Canon camcorder 80%.

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Canon Video Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

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

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and good features but is over 6 months old, and at £1,699.00 it is in the most expensive 16% of video cameras.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Canon XF105 and the United Kingdom price of £1,699.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $2,499.00 (£3,465.86).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Canon released the XF105 in August 2013.

Features

Very Small Total Megapixels

The Canon XF105's total megapixels of only 2.37MP is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 85% of all camcorders when ranked 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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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 video cameras.

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Larger Than Average Optical Sensor Size

The Canon XF105's optical sensor size of 0.769" is larger than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is larger than 92% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature. Camcorders have optical sensor sizes of between 0.12" and 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37".

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The smallest optical zoom of video cameras is 1x, the biggest is 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x. The Canon XF105's optical zoom of only 10x is smaller than 69% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Heavier Than Average

The weight of the Canon XF105 of 1.3kg is heavier than 86% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The weights of camcorders range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon XF105 has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Canon XF105 supports HDMI, as do 70% of camcorders.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Canon XF105 of 3.5" is larger than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the largest 17% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The average display diagonal of all video cameras is 3", with the smallest being 1.3" and the largest being 9".

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Does Not Feature Wi-Fi

Like most other camcorders, the Canon XF105 does not feature wi-Fi. 76% of camcorders do not feature wi-Fi.

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Longer Than Average Video Recording Time

The video recording times of camcorders range from 0.67h to 95h, and the average video recording time is 14h. The video recording time of the Canon XF105 of 10.4h is longer than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the longest 30% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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3D

The Canon XF105 is 3D, unlike 96% of video cameras which are not 3D.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Canon XF105 has a built-in microphone, as do 54% of video cameras.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (image)

The effective megapixels (image) of the Canon XF105 of only 2.07MP is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lowest 16% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The average effective megapixels (image) of all camcorders is 5.6MP, with the lowest being 0.46MP and the highest being 25MP.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Canon XF105 is Full HD. 70% of camcorders also are Full HD.

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Does Not Support Bluetooth

Like most other camcorders, the Canon XF105 does not support bluetooth. 98% of video cameras do not support bluetooth.

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Faster Than Average Maximum Frame Rate

The slowest maximum frame rate of camcorders is 25fps, the fastest is 960fps, and the average maximum frame rate is 62fps. The Canon XF105's maximum frame rate of 60fps is faster than 81% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Lower Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Canon XF105 of only 1.8 is in the lowest 2% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. Camcorders have maximum aperture numbers of between 1.6 and 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 5.

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Supports Remote Operation

The Canon XF105 supports remote operation, unlike 93% of video cameras which do not support remote operation.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The Canon XF105's maximum memory card size of 128GB is larger than 87% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The smallest maximum memory card size of camcorders is 2GB, the largest is 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 66GB.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 4886b006ab, canon 1633255f, canon canon

Barcodes:

04960999682167, 08714574559360

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