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Canon EOS C500 vs Sony NEX-FS700

Canon EOS C500 vs Sony NEX-FS700

Canon EOS C500

43

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A 4 year old 9.84 megapixel Full HD camcorder with average features
58
Average Features
17
Overall Score
43
Mediocre
9.84MP 4/3" Yes 1.8kg Jul 2013
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Sony NEX-FS700

38

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A 3 year old 11.6 megapixel Full HD camcorder with average features
57
Average Features
14
Overall Score
38
Mediocre
11.6MP 4/3" Yes 1.5kg Mar 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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Specification

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels 9.84MP
BEST
11.6MP
Optical Sensor Size 4/3" 4/3"
Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Effective Megapixels (image) 8.85MP
BEST
8.4MP
Effective Megapixels (movie) Unknown - Click to provide data 8.3MP

Lens System

Optical Zoom Unknown - Click to provide data 11.1x
Image Stabilizer Type  Optical  Optical
BEST
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) Unknown - Click to provide data 380mm
Minimum Aperture Number Unknown - Click to provide data 3.5
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) Unknown - Click to provide data 30.6mm
Maximum Aperture Number Unknown - Click to provide data 6.3
Filter Size Unknown - Click to provide data 67mm
Focal Length Range (f-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount Interface  Canon EF  Canon EF

Storage

Maximum Memory Card Size Unknown - Click to provide data 128GB
Memory Slots 2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  CF+  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  MS PRO  MS PRO Duo  MS PRO Duo Mark 2  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MS Pro-HG Duo HX  SDXC  SDHC  CF+  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  MS PRO  MS PRO Duo  MS PRO Duo Mark 2  MS Pro-HG  MS Pro-HG Duo  MS Pro-HG Duo HX
Camcorder Media Type  Memory card  Memory card

Focusing

Focus Adjustment  Manual  Auto  Manual  Auto

Light Exposure

ISO Sensitivity  16000  12800  10000  8000  6400  5000  4000  3200  2500  2250  2000  1600  1250  1000  800  640  500  400  320  250  200  160  125  100  80  64  50  25
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 16000  12800  10000  8000  6400  5000  4000  3200  2500  2250  2000  1600  1250  1000  800  640  500  400  320  250  200  160  125  100  80  64  50  25

White Balance

White Balance  Manual  Auto  Outdoor  Indoor  Manual  Auto  Outdoor  Indoor

Shutter

Camera Shutter Type  Electronic  Electronic

Display

Display Diagonal 4"
BEST
3.5"
Display Resolution  1920 x 480  1920 x 480
BEST
Display Resolution (numeric) Unknown - Click to provide data 921,600 pixels
Display  LCD
BEST
 LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size 0.52" Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder 1.55 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder Type  electrical
BEST
 electrical

Camera

Camcorder Type  handheld  handheld
Image Processor  DIGIC DV III
BEST
 DIGIC DV III

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Video

HD Type  Full HD  HD  4K Ultra HD  Full HD  HD  4K Ultra HD
BEST
Bitrate At Maximum Video Resolution 50 Mbit/s
BEST
28 Mbit/s
Capture Modes  FXP  FH  HQ  LP  XP+  FX  FX  FXP  FH  HQ  LP  XP+  FX  FX
Supported Video Modes  1080p  720p  1080i  576i  480i  1080p  720p  1080i  576i  480i
Video Formats Supported  AVC  MPEG  MPEG2  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD  MPEG-2  AVC  MPEG  MPEG2  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD  MPEG-2
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Video Resolutions  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  1440 x 1080  720 x 576  720 x 480  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  1440 x 1080  720 x 576  720 x 480
Maximum Video Resolution 4096 x 2160 pixels
BEST
1920 x 1080 pixels
Maximum Frame Rate Unknown - Click to provide data 60fps
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  LPCM  PCM  LPCM  PCM
BEST
PCM Digital Audio  1  1
Audio System  Dolby Digital  Dolby Digital
BEST
Microphone Connectivity  XLR  XLR

Ports & Interfaces

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

Battery

Maximum Battery Life Unknown - Click to provide data 8.5h
Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data 7.2V
Battery Supported Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Operational Conditions

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

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 1.8kg 1.5kg
BEST
Height 171mm 178.5mm
Depth 179mm 235.5mm
Width 160mm 145mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  AC  AV  Component  USB  AC  AV  Component
BEST

Other Features

AC Adapter Output Voltage 8.4V Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Frequency  50  50
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