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Canon XF300

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews of Canon XF300. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Comments about the size and viewfinder are on the whole positive. The portability and design are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the price and features.

usability, design, portability, viewfinder, size

features, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon XF300 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Canon XF300 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Reviews about the image quality and size are overall positive. The design and usability also get good feedback, whereas there are some critical views about the price.

portability, usability, design, size, image quality


100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Feb, 2015

Expert review by: Jeremy Stamas (

Canon XF300 First Impressions Camcorder Review


The XF300 (and XF350) is the newest pro model from Canon-and the company's first to feature flash memory recording. The camcorder has many of the same manual controls and features as Canon's HDV line of professional camcorders, but the company also...

The XF300 has been a long time coming for Canon, as all of the other major professional camcorder manufacturers have had tapeless models out for quite some time now. Still, we are very impressed with what Canon has done with the XF300 from a design...

Apr, 2010

Expert review by: Bright Hub (

XF300: Canon Professional Camcorder Review


The Canon XF300 is a very capable camcorder. It is a professional grade device but it is designed for ease of use, which means even amateur videographers and filmmakers will find this camcorder a joy to use.

Oct, 2010

Expert review by: Jeremy Stamas (

Canon XF300


The XF300 (and XF305) is the newest pro model to feature flash memory from Canon.

After years of speculation, the XF300 will be available in late June of this year with an MSRP of $6799.

Apr, 2010

Product Specifications


3 Chip Technic: Yes
Chip Type:CMOS
Image Stabiliser:Optical Image Stabiliser
Sensor Size:1/3''


Digital Input: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface : No
USB: Yes
USB Interface: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No
Wireless Interface: No

General Features

3D: No
Format:Memory Card
Handheld Position:Horizontal
Product Type:Camcorder
Resolution:Full HD


Longest Shutter Speed in s:1/3
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/2000


HD Video Format:MPEG2
Recording Format:16:9 / 4:3