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Advantages of the Canon XC10

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Screen flips out
Has a flip-out screen
Yes vs No
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Flip-out screens can be helpful when composing tricky shots or taking movies
External mic jack
Has an external mic jack
Yes vs No
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Record high quality audio with an external microphone
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Advantages of the Panasonic Lumix DC-LX100 II

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Aperture
Significantly wider aperture
f/1.7 vs f/2.8
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At its widest zoom, the Lumix DC-LX100 II's lens captures much more light (1.4 f-stops)
Size
Significantly smaller
115×66×64 mm vs 125×102×122 mm
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3.2x smaller
Weight
Much lighter
392 g vs 1,040 g
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2.7x lighter
Screen resolution
Higher resolution screen
1,240k dots vs 1,030k dots
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More than 20% higher resolution screen
Thickness
Significantly thinner
2.5" vs 4.8"
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Around 50% thinner
Continuous shooting
Shoots faster
11 fps vs 3.8 fps
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Around 3x faster continuous shooting
Longest exposure
Much longer exposures
1800s vs 60s
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30x longer exposures
True resolution
Higher true resolution
16.8 MP vs 12 MP
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Capture more than 40% more detail in your photos
Viewfinder
Has a viewfinder
Digital vs None
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A viewfinder can help save battery life by keeping the screen turned off
Sensor size
Larger sensor
Four thirds 17.3x13mm vs 1" 12.8x9.6mm
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More than 80% larger sensor
Lowest price
Cheaper
$897.99 vs $2,006.26
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The best price we've seen is $1,108 cheaper (2.2x less)
Fastest shutter speed
Faster max shutter speed
1/4000s vs 1/2000s
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2x faster max shutter speed
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              similarities

              Compared to recent digital cameras

              Common Strengths
              Image stabilization Good image stabilization Help
              1. Lens
              Wide angle Good wide angle Help
              24 mm
              Touch screen Have touch screens Help
              Fewer buttons
              External flash Each supports an external flash Help
              Better lighting
              Common Weaknesses
              Built-in flash No built-in flash Help
              Daylight shooting only
              Interchangeable lenses Built-in lenses only Help
              One lens only
              Autofocus Slower contrast detection autofocus Help
              slower focusing

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