Canon XC10 vs Canon PowerShot G5 X

Canon XC10
Canon PowerShot G5 X

Reasons to buy the Canon XC10

Long exposures
Longest exposure
60 seconds
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
External flash
External flash
Better lighting
 

Reasons to buy the Canon PowerShot G5 X

Aperture
Wide aperture
f/1.8
Built-in flash
Built-in flash
Usually standard
External mic jack
External mic jack
Record higher quality audio with a microphone
External flash
External flash
Better lighting

competitors

Canon XC10 Competitors

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5

Panasonic Lumix DC-GH5

Mirrorless interchangeable-lens

$1,498 body only

$1,925 - $2,198 with 12-60mm lens

Screen resolution Much higher resolution screen
Interchangeable lenses Has interchangeable lenses
Image stabilization Worse image stabilization
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 II

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX10 II

Super zoom

$1,198

Built-in flash Built-in flash
True resolution Significantly higher true resolution
Touch screen No touch screen
Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Canon PowerShot SX50 HS

Super zoom

Built-in flash Built-in flash
Zoom More zoom
Screen resolution Much lower resolution screen

Canon PowerShot G5 X Competitors

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Canon PowerShot G7 X Mark II

Pro digicam

$532 - $649

Light sensitivity Better maximum light sensitivity
Battery life Longer battery life
External mic jack Lacks an external mic jack
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Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS80 (Lumix DC-TZ95)

Travel zoom

Battery life Much longer battery life
Zoom Slightly more zoom
Aperture Much narrower aperture
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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-RX100 VI

Travel zoom

$1,198

Autofocus Faster autofocus
Continuous shooting Shoots much faster
Aperture Much narrower aperture

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