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Canon XA20

Canon XA20
alaScore 85

99 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 99 reviews of Canon XA20. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon XA20 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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(Based on 99 reviews)

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Canon XA20

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Canon XA20 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 2.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk.

43% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Canon XA20 3MP / 20x bkCanon XA20 3MP / 20x bk

Feb, 2018

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Canon XA20

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 61 user reviews of Canon XA20 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com.

93% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Canon XA20 Professional CamcorderCanon XA20 Professional Camcorder

Feb, 2018

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio formats supported:AAC
Audio system:Dolby Digital
Microphone connectivity:3.5 mm
PCM digital audio:16-bit/48 kHz

Battery

Battery technology:Lithium / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BP-820
Battery voltage:7.4
Video recording time:10.1

Camera

3D: No
3D compatibility:N
Camcorder type:Shouldercam
Image processor:DIGIC DV IV
Minimum illumination:0.1

Design

Colour of product:Black

Display

Built-in Display:Y / Yes
Display:OLED
Display diagonal:8.89 / 88.9
Display resolution (numeric):1230000
Touch screen:Y
Touchscreen: Yes
Vari-angle LCD display: Yes

Focusing

Closest focusing distance:0.6
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (image):2.91
Effective megapixels (movie):2.91
Optical sensor size:1/0.112 / 25.4 / 2.84
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:3.09

Lens System

Digital Zoom:400
Filter Size:5.8 / 58
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):26.8 - 576 / 28.8 - 576
Focal length range (f-f):3.67 - 73.4
Image stabilizer:Y / Yes
Image stabilizer type:HYBRID
Maximum aperture number:2.8 / 8
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):57.6 / 576
Minimum aperture number:1.8
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):2.88 / 26.8
Optical Zoom:20

Light exposure

Light exposure correction:± 3EV (1/3EV step)
Light exposure modes:Auto, Manual
Light metering:Centre-weighted
Scene modes:Beach, Fireworks, Night, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Spotlight, Sunset

Networking

Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11a, 802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Operational conditions

Operating relative humidity (H-H):0 - 60
Operating temperature (T-T):-5 - 45

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Batteries included:Y / Yes
Cables included:AC, HDMI / HDMI
Handheld remote control:Y
Lens hood: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack:Y
HDMI:No / Y
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in:Y / Yes
Mini HDMI ports quantity:1
Mini-USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
S-Video Out:N / No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB connector type:Mini-USB B
XLR in:Y / Yes

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/2000 - 1/6
Shutter speed (video):1/6 - 1/2000

Still image

Maximum image resolution:2136 x 1362

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type:N / No
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC
Disc types supported:N / No
Maximum memory card size:128
Memory slots:2

Video

Analog signal format system:NTSC
Bitrate at maximum video resolution:16 / 28
Full HD:Y
HD type:Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080 / 2136 x 1362
Pre-record:Y
Supported video modes:1080i / 1080p, 720p
Video formats supported:AVCHD, MP4
Video Resolutions:2136 x 1362 / 640 x 360,1280 x 720,1920 x 1080

Viewfinder

Viewfinder screen size:0.24 / 6.1
Viewfinder Type:Electrical

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:18.2 / 182
Height :8.4 / 84
Weight:765
Width:10.9 / 109

White balance

White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Shade, Tungsten