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Looking to replace XF100

bvladika
Apprentice

I previously used XF100 video cameras with wireless lab mics for interview and corporate event content capture.  This model is no longer available so I am looking to replace the units with a new and like-featured product.  What model would be the logical replacement?

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Greetings,

XA60.  Adds minor performance tweaks, a 3.5 in (larger) LCD and XF-AVC format.  This is the primary reason for its higher price.

~Rick
Bay Area - CA


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Greetings,

Check out the XA11, and XA15.  These do 1080 60p.  For $100 more the XA45 adds 4k 30p, and if you buy it refurb, its $1449.  Hardware wise, they are pretty equal.  The supported recording formats and codecs are your biggest differentiators.  

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~Rick
Bay Area - CA


~R5 C (1.0.2.1) ~RF Trinity, ~RF 100~400, +Canon Control Ring

~6D2 (v1.1.1) Retiring ~EF Trinity, others ~DxO PhotoLab Elite ~Windows10/11 Pro ~EVGA RTX 3080Ti FTW3 Ultra ~ImageClass MF644Cdw ~Pixel6 ~CarePaks Are Worth It

Thanks for the quick response!  Any thoughts on how the XA60 compares?  It is at the same $1799 price point as the XA45 and seems to have a larger screen with increased resolution, yet not able to capture stills, which isn't something I typically do anyway.  

Greetings,

XA60.  Adds minor performance tweaks, a 3.5 in (larger) LCD and XF-AVC format.  This is the primary reason for its higher price.

~Rick
Bay Area - CA


~R5 C (1.0.2.1) ~RF Trinity, ~RF 100~400, +Canon Control Ring

~6D2 (v1.1.1) Retiring ~EF Trinity, others ~DxO PhotoLab Elite ~Windows10/11 Pro ~EVGA RTX 3080Ti FTW3 Ultra ~ImageClass MF644Cdw ~Pixel6 ~CarePaks Are Worth It
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