Canon XF100 Vs Panasonic HC-MDH2 Camcorder Comparison
ProductsXF100
Canon XF100
HC-MDH2 Camcorder
Panasonic HC-MDH2 Camcorder
Prices

Whirlwire Rating899018408
Video Features
Resolutions
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
Progressive
Pre REC
Custom white balance
Auto white balance
Recording bitrates
  • 50Mbps
  • 35Mbps
  • 25Mbps
  • 28Mbps
  • 24Mbps
  • 17Mbps
  • 13Mbps
  • 5Mbps
  • 4.5Mbps
Recording Format ContainerN/A
  • MP4
  • AVCHD
Storage
Storage SlotCF Card
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
Storage Slot Amount2 2
Shutter
Maximum shutter speed1/2000 1/8000 sec
Minimum shutter speed1/2 1/2 sec
Sensor
TypeCMOS MOS
Size1/3 10.9
Filter58mm N/A
Minimum Lux0.11 1
Auto Gain Control
Night Mode
Image ProcessorDiG!C DV III N/A
MegapixelsN/A 17.52
Screen / Viewfinder
Viewfinder N/A
LCD Size3.5 3.0
LCD Pixels920,000 460,800
Brightness adjustment
Backlight adjustment
Touchscreen LCDN/A
Power
TypeBattery N/A
Physical
DimensionsW121mm x H148mm x D250mm 205 x 217 x 479 mm
Weight (grams)1,200 2,270
Standard hot shoe
Lens
Optical Zoom10 21
Focal length minimum (mm)4.25 2.82
Focal length maximum (mm)4.25 59.2
Maximum aperture1.8 1.8
Minimum focusing distance (mm)20 N/A
Image Stabiliser
Filter Addon Size (mm)58.0 49
Wide attachment
Aperture leaves8 N/A
ND filter N/A
Digital ZoomN/A 1,500
Focus
Manual Focus Assist
Auto
Manual
Focus Ring
Zoom Ring
Zoom Rocker
Iris Ring N/A
Connectivity
Headphone
USB
HDMI Out N/A
AV out
Audio
Audio SystemLinear PCM (16-bit, 48KHz) 2-ch
  • 2 Channel
  • Dolby Digital
Audio Scene Select
Zoom Microphone
Manual level control
Visual Audio Levels
XLR Ports2 N/A
External Input
Still Image
Capture image sizeN/A 6016 x 3384
Self timerN/A
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