Canon XF200 Review

Canon XF200 Review

The Canon XF200 HD Camcorder is a smaller, ergonomically amicable camera, reasonably for customary multi-camera productions and additionally ENG/occasion style scope, autonomous and narrative filmmaking. The camera highlights a 1/2.84″ CMOS sensor and can shoot 1920 by 1080 Full HD onto double minimal blaze cards at 50 megabits for each second with 4:2:2 colour. It is by large, acknowledged as okay, however the camcorder just has one 33% inch sensor chip as opposed to three, half-inch or greater ones, which would be perfect.

With the coordinated Canon 20x HD Optical zoom the focal point has a 35mm proportionate zoom scope of 26.8 to 576mm and highlights a 8-bladed iris to render highlights in a more characteristic way. The camera records MPEG-2 at casing rates of 23.98/29.97p and 59.94i at up to 50Mbps, with 4:2:2 shading testing, to coordinated CF card spaces utilizing a MXF wrapper that is good with most well known NLE frameworks.  The XF200 highlights 4-channels of sound with manual/programmed record levels with two XLR inputs and an inherent on camera amplifier. The implicit hand hold highlights 120° of pivot, making it simpler to locate a good shooting position.

With built in double band WiFi you can the functions of as well as footage from the camera using linked mobile gadgets.

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The Canon 20x HD Zoom Lens furnishes a zoom range with 35mm likeness 26.8mm-576mm and a base item separation of only 23.6 inches (60cm). The focal point includes an eight sharp edge iris outline that highlights three limitlessly turning rings for center, zoom, and iris. The rings utilize an electronic coupling to move the focal point works yet keeps up a mechanically connected feel amid use.

The Canon XF200 offers optical picture adjustment (OIS) helpful for decreasing picture obscurity in a wide assortment of shooting circumstances. It likewise uses electronic picture adjustment (EIS) in conjunction with the OIS giving 5-Axis picture adjustment. The Canon XF200 has an incorporated mic and 2 XLR Line/Mic level contributions with +48V apparition power for associating outside mics.

Connecting with the Infrared (IR) shooting mode moves the IR Cut channel out of the optical way to shoot in compelling low light conditions; its pictures are brighter than the XA20 despite having the same sensor and focal point. An IR emitter incorporated with the top handle gives an IR source.

Be cautious of the low noise level you utilize, as anything above around 8 out of 12 spreads the picture radically to smooth out grain, and when you get the chance to top whack, it’s an appalling chaos.

It also boosts a battery that is said to be able to provide 255 minutes of work once fully charged.

8.3 Total Score

PROS
  • Lightweight feature makes it easily portable
  • It’s physical buttons makes it easier to navigate screen than to be meddling with onscreen menus while shooting
  • Wifi and program remote- being able to see the photo and control the camera from a cell phone/tablet is tremendously helpful on events.
  • Quality is good - the preamps are truly quite useful for a camera and the battery life is good.
CONS
  • Noise - even at 0dB and beneath, the sensor is exceptionally loud and a bit odd making it harder to ignore.
  • No touch screen may take as long or more time to set up a scene on the XF200 as on a XA10 that has a touch screen.
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Overall

The Canon XF200 preference fundamentally comes down to the standard codec and the huge number of buttons which does not put it a far way among its competitors.

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