Video Performance* (10.5)*
The Canon HF10 does not use the same imaging chip as its popular predecessors. The HV20, HV30, HG10, and HR10 all use a 1/2.7-inch CMOS with 2,960,000 pixels, which produces outstanding results for color and sharpness. There is some worry, naturally, about a turn away from that, especially when the new imager has been reduced in size. The HF10 features a 1/3.