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Canon XF205 vs Sony HXR-NX3

Canon XF205 vs Sony HXR-NX3

Canon XF205

41

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A poor value for money 3.09 megapixel 1 camcorder with average features
23
Poor
58
Average Features
16
Overall Score
41
Mediocre
3.09MP 1/2.84" Yes 1.6kg Dec 2015
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Sony HXR-NX3

40

Overall Score

Sony HXR-NX3

$3,157.99
Our Verdict:
A poor value for money 2.41 megapixel 1 camcorder with average features
20
Poor
57
Average Features
15
Overall Score
40
Mediocre
2.41MP 1/2.8" Yes 2.2kg Jan 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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1 Price from 1 Store | $3,157.99

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Specification

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels 3.09MP
BEST
2.41MP
Optical Sensor Size  1  1
Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Effective Megapixels (image) Unknown - Click to provide data 2.07MP
Effective Megapixels (movie) 2.91MP Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Optical Zoom 20x 20x
Digital Zoom 6x Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) Unknown - Click to provide data 705mm
Minimum Aperture Number 1.8 1.6
BEST
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) Unknown - Click to provide data 28.8mm
Maximum Aperture Number 16
BEST
11
Filter Size 58mm 72mm
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  MS Duo  SDXC  SDHC  CF+  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  MS Duo
Camcorder Media Type  Memory card  Memory card

Focusing

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

Light Exposure

Light Metering  Centre-weighted
BEST
 Centre-weighted

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 3.5" 3.5"
Display Resolution (numeric) 1,230,000 pixels 921,000 pixels
BEST
Display  OLED
BEST
 OLED

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size 0.45" 0.45"
Viewfinder 1,230,000 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder Type  Electronic  Electronic

Camera

Camcorder Type  Shouldercam  Shoulder camcorder  Shouldercam  Shoulder camcorder
Minimum Illumination Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5lx

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Video

HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD
Supported Video Modes  1080p  1080p
BEST
Video Formats Supported  MPEG  MPEG2  MPEG-2  AVC  MP4  AVI  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD  MPEG  MPEG2  MPEG-2  AVC  MP4  AVI  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD
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 50fps

Still Image

Maximum Image Resolution  1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  MP4  LPCM  PCM  MP4  LPCM  PCM
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Ports & Interfaces

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

Battery

Video Recording Time Unknown - Click to provide data 6.85h
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)
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 1.6kg
BEST
2.2kg
Height 201mm 193mm
Depth 353mm 393mm
Width 160mm 174.5mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included  DC
BEST
 DC
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