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Canon XF205 vs Canon XF305

Canon XF205 vs Canon XF305

Canon XF205

49

Overall Score

Canon XF205

£755.12
£2,499.00
Our Verdict:
A 2 year old 3.09MP 1 camcorder with good features but a price that represents poor value for money
19
Poor
62
Good Features
70
20 Months Old
Overall Score
49
Mediocre
3.09MP 1/2.84" Yes 1.6kg Dec 2015
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Canon XF305

42

Overall Score

Canon XF305

£1,829.66
£3,594.00
Our Verdict:
A 3 year old 2.37MP 1 video camera with passable features but a price that represents poor value for money
13
Poor
52
Average Features
53
2 Years Old
Overall Score
42
Mediocre
2.37MP 1" Yes 2.7kg Oct 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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Specification

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels 3.09MP
BEST
2.37MP
Optical Sensor Size  1  1
Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Effective Megapixels (movie) 2.91MP
BEST
2.07MP

Lens System

Optical Zoom 20x
BEST
18x
Digital Zoom 6x
BEST
1.5x
Image Stabilizer Type  Optical  Optical
BEST
Minimum Aperture Number 1.8 1.6
BEST
Maximum Aperture Number 16 22
BEST
Filter Size 58mm 82mm
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Focal Length Range (f-F)

Storage

Maximum Memory Card Size 128GB 32GB
BEST
Memory Slots Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  CF+  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC
BEST
 SDXC  SDHC  CF+  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC
Camcorder Media Type  Memory card  Memory card

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance 0.01m
BEST
0.02m
Normal Focusing Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual

Light Exposure

Light Metering  Centre-weighted  Centre-weighted

White Balance

White Balance  Auto  Tungsten  Daylight  Auto  Tungsten  Daylight

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed

Display

Display Diagonal 3.5" 4"
BEST
Display Resolution (numeric) 1,230,000 pixels 1,230,000 pixels
Display  OLED
BEST
 OLED

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size 0.45" 0.52"
BEST
Viewfinder 1,230,000 pixels 1,550,000 pixels
BEST
Viewfinder Type  Electronic  Electronic

Camera

Camcorder Type  Shouldercam  Shoulder camcorder  Shouldercam  Shoulder camcorder
Photo Effects  Black&White  Black&White
Image Processor  DIGIC DV III  DIGIC DV III
BEST
Minimum Illumination Unknown - Click to provide data 0.05lx

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Video

HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD
Video Formats Supported  MPEG  MPEG2  MPEG-2  MPEG  MPEG2  MPEG-2
Video Resolutions  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480
Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate 50fps 50fps
Analog Signal Format System  NTSC  NTSC
BEST

Still Image

Maximum Image Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080

Audio

PCM Digital Audio  1  1
Audio System  Stereo  Stereo

Ports & Interfaces

USB 2.0 Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) Out Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Mini HDMI Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type  USB B  Mini-USB  Mini-USB B  USB B  Mini-USB  Mini-USB B
Mini USB Port 1 1

Battery

Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data 7.4V
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 1.6kg
BEST
2.7kg
Height 201mm 192mm
Depth 353mm 394mm
Width 160mm 180mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included  DC  Component  DC  Component
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