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Canon XF205 vs Sony PXW-X160

Canon XF205 vs Sony PXW-X160

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
Sony PXW-X160

41

Overall Score

Sony PXW-X160

£4,592.00
Our Verdict:
A 3 year old 1 Full HD camcorder with alright features and a massive 50MP total megapixels
57
Average Features
49
3 Years Old
Overall Score
41
Mediocre
50MP 1" Yes 2.7kg Jul 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

Top Prices

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5 Prices from 5 Stores | £2,499.00-£2,744.28
Value n' Price
1 Price from 1 Store | £4,592.00

Specification

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels 3.09MP 50MP
BEST
Optical Sensor Size  1  1
Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Effective Megapixels (movie) 2.91MP Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Optical Zoom 20x 25x
BEST
Digital Zoom 6x Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) Unknown - Click to provide data 650mm
Minimum Aperture Number 1.8 1.6
BEST
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) Unknown - Click to provide data 26mm
Maximum Aperture Number 16
BEST
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Filter Size 58mm 82mm
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)

Storage

Maximum Memory Card Size 128GB Unknown - Click to provide data
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 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual

Light Exposure

Light Metering  Centre-weighted
BEST
 Centre-weighted

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed

Display

Display Diagonal 3.5" 3.5"
Display Resolution (numeric) 1,230,000 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Display  OLED  OLED

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size 0.45" 0.5"
BEST
Viewfinder 1,230,000 pixels 2,360,000 pixels
BEST
Viewfinder Type  Electronic  Electronic

Camera

Camcorder Type  Shouldercam  Shoulder camcorder  Shouldercam  Shoulder camcorder

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Video

HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD
Video Formats Supported  MPEG  MPEG2  MPEG-2  AVC  AVCHD  DV  MPEG  MPEG2  MPEG-2  AVC  AVCHD  DV
Video Resolutions  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  720 x 576  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720  640 x 480  720 x 576
Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate 50fps Unknown - Click to provide data

Still Image

Maximum Image Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  LPCM  PCM  LPCM  PCM
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

Mini HDMI Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini USB Port 1 1

Battery

Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours) Unknown - Click to provide data 28Wh
Battery Recharge Time Unknown - Click to provide data 2.23h
Battery Supported Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 1.6kg
BEST
2.7kg
Height 201mm 201.5mm
Depth 353mm 412mm
Width 160mm 191.5mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included  DC  USB  AC  DC  USB  AC
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