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Old October 20th, 2005, 09:10 AM   #1
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What is the size of the viewfinder screen? I can't find the spec anywhere.
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Old October 20th, 2005, 05:59 PM   #2
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0.44 inch I believe. quite tiny, but it 'seems' sharper than the XL1/XL2 viewfinders. The XL2-evf is a lot bigger (although about the same resolution), but you have a seriously visible raster, that I always thought to be irritatingly distracting....
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Old October 20th, 2005, 06:27 PM   #3
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Totally agreed. The viewfinder on the XL2 & XL H1 is very "bitty", showing every individual pixel. The HD100's viewfinder shows a more CRT-like image.
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Old October 20th, 2005, 07:22 PM   #4
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Ditto the comparison with the Xl1s. Terrible viewfinder compared to the JVC one which is usable.

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Old October 20th, 2005, 08:03 PM   #5
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How does it compare to the VF on Z1U? (I am not familiar with the XL1/2 line).
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