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Canon XF105

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Canon XF105

$2,499.00
Canon XF105
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A classic and good spec 10x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera, with one of the largest optical sensor sizes on the market but representing only middle of the road value for money
10x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 2.37MP 1" Aug 2013
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Canon XF-105 High Definition Professional Camcorder, XF Codec, CF Card Media, 10X HD Zoomlens, 1920x1080 CMOS Sensor
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Canon XF105 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Canon XF105 number 143 across all camcorders.
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Reviews
2 Reviews
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Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good expert reviews and excellent user reviews with an average overall rating of 70%.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better video cameras are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Larger than average optical sensor size
Has an image stabilizer
Very small total megapixels
Very small optical zoom

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Canon XF105 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $2,499.00 it is more expensive than 82% of video cameras.

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We found a cheaper price for the Canon XF105 of £1,699.00 ($1,699.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $800.00.

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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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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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Supports Remote Operation

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

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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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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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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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Full HD

Full HD

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

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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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Has a Built-In Microphone

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

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3D

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

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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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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 4886b006ab, canon 1633255f, canon canon

Barcodes:

04960999682167, 08714574559360

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