Panasonic HC-MDH2 Camcorder Vs Canon XF100 Comparison
ProductsHC-MDH2 Camcorder
Panasonic HC-MDH2 Camcorder
XF100
Canon XF100
Prices

Whirlwire Rating184088990
Video Features
Resolutions
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
Progressive
Pre REC
Custom white balance
Auto white balance
Recording bitrates
  • 28Mbps
  • 24Mbps
  • 17Mbps
  • 13Mbps
  • 5Mbps
  • 4.5Mbps
  • 50Mbps
  • 35Mbps
  • 25Mbps
Recording Format Container
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
N/A
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
CF Card
Storage Slot Amount2 2
Still Image
Capture image size6016 x 3384 N/A
Self timer N/A
Shutter
Maximum shutter speed1/8000 sec 1/2000
Minimum shutter speed1/2 sec 1/2
Sensor
TypeMOS CMOS
Size10.9 1/3
Megapixels17.52 N/A
Minimum Lux1 0.11
Auto Gain Control
Night Mode
FilterN/A 58mm
Image ProcessorN/A DiG!C DV III
Screen / Viewfinder
LCD Size3.0 3.5
LCD Pixels460,800 920,000
Touchscreen LCD N/A
Brightness adjustment
Backlight adjustment
ViewfinderN/A
Physical
Dimensions205 x 217 x 479 mm W121mm x H148mm x D250mm
Weight (grams)2,270 1,200
Standard hot shoe
Lens
Optical Zoom21 10
Digital Zoom1,500 N/A
Focal length minimum (mm)2.82 4.25
Focal length maximum (mm)59.2 4.25
Maximum aperture1.8 1.8
Image Stabiliser
Filter Addon Size (mm)49 58.0
Wide attachment
Minimum focusing distance (mm)N/A 20
Aperture leavesN/A 8
ND filterN/A
Focus
Manual Focus Assist
Auto
Manual
Focus Ring
Zoom Ring
Zoom Rocker
Iris RingN/A
Connectivity
Headphone
USB
AV out
HDMI OutN/A
Audio
Audio System
  • 2 Channel
  • Dolby Digital
Linear PCM (16-bit, 48KHz) 2-ch
Audio Scene Select
Zoom Microphone
Manual level control
Visual Audio Levels
External Input
XLR PortsN/A 2
Power
TypeN/A Battery
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