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Canon XF305 vs Zoom Q4

Canon XF305 vs Zoom Q4

Canon XF305

38

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A 3 year old 2.37 megapixel 1 video camera with average features
57
Average Features
14
Overall Score
38
Mediocre
2.37MP 1" Yes 2.7kg Oct 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Zoom Q4

82

Overall Score

Zoom Q4

$249.00
Our Verdict:
A great value for money and very highly rated 3 megapixel 1 camcorder
91
25 Reviews
93
Excellent
77
Good Features
55
Overall Score
82
Excellent
3MP 1" Yes 167g Nov 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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Specification

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels 2.37MP 3MP
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Optical Sensor Size  1  1
Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Effective Megapixels (movie) 2.07MP Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Optical Zoom 18x Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Zoom 1.5x Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Stabilizer Type  Optical
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 Optical
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) Unknown - Click to provide data 22mm
Minimum Aperture Number 1.6
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2.8
Maximum Aperture Number 22 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size 82mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F) Unknown - Click to provide data

Storage

Maximum Memory Card Size 32GB
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128GB
Memory Slots 2
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1
Compatible Memory Cards  SDHC  CF+  SD/SDHC  SDXC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  SDHC  CF+  SD/SDHC  SDXC  SD/SDHC/SDXC
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Camcorder Media Type  Memory card  Memory card

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance 0.02m Unknown - Click to provide data
Normal Focusing Range

Light Exposure

Scene Modes  Night  Night
Light Metering  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
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 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)

White Balance

White Balance  Auto  Tungsten  Daylight  Auto  Tungsten  Daylight

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 4"
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2"
Display Resolution (numeric) 1,230,000 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Display  LCD  LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size 0.52" Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder 1,550,000 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data

Camera

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

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Video

HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD
Supported Video Modes  1080p  720p  1080p  720p
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Video Formats Supported  MPEG  MPEG2  MPEG-2  AVC  MOV  MPEG4  H.264  MPEG  MPEG2  MPEG-2  AVC  MOV  MPEG4  H.264
Video Resolutions  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720  848 x 480  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720  848 x 480
Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate 50fps 60fps
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Analog Signal Format System  NTSC  PAL  PAL N  NTSC/PAL  NTSC  PAL  PAL N  NTSC/PAL

Still Image

Maximum Image Resolution  1920 x 1080
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 1920 x 1080

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  WAV  AAC++  WAV  AAC++
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PCM Digital Audio  1  1
Audio System  Stereo  Stereo

Ports & Interfaces

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

Battery

Battery Life (max) Unknown - Click to provide data 3h
Battery Type
Battery Voltage 7.4V 4.2V
Battery Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 1,050mAh
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Recharge Time Unknown - Click to provide data 3h

Operational Conditions

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

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 2.7kg 167g
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Height 192mm 57.8mm
Depth 394mm 30.4mm
Width 180mm 106.4mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included  Component  USB  Component  USB

Technical Details

Sample Frequencies Unknown - Click to provide data

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