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Canon Legria HF R205

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 reviews of Canon Legria HF R205. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the design and durability. The zoom and price are also mentioned favorably. Many are negative about the memory, and there are some mixed comments about the battery and usability.

portability, price, zoom, durability, design

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon Legria HF R205 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Canon Legria HF R205

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Canon Legria HF R205 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the battery.

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

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Dec, 2016

Expert review by: Karan Shah (tech.firstpost.com)

Canon Legria HF R205 Review

 

Camcorders have more or less taken a backseat with the recent success of smartphones. Most smartphones are now capable of recording videos at 1080p resolutions, which is the same that camcorders have on offer. But, for professional shooting, the optics...

The Canon Legria HF R205 is priced at Rs. 19,395. You’ll definitely require a stand, if you want to do some serious shooting with the HF R205. The user interface is a tad boring and confusing at times and as far as performance is concerned, the...

Oct, 2011

Expert review by: Karan Shah (tech.firstpost.com)

Canon Legria HF R205 Review - Tech2

 

Camcorders have more or less taken a back seat with the recent success of smartphones.

The Canon Legria HF R205 is priced at Rs. 19,395. You’ll definitely require a stand, if you want to do some serious shooting with the HF R205. The user interface is a tad boring and confusing at times and as far as performance is concerned, the...

Oct, 2011

Expert review by: Techmagnifier (techmagnifier.com)

Canon Legria HF R205 Review, Price in India

 

Canon Legria HF R205 is one of the best among the HD camcorders out there. The finishing coating resembles closely to graphite smooth luster and bits of metallic use here and there, to give a classic touch.

Canon Legria HF R20 is definably a nice camcorder with enhanced feature. The price is cool and it’s not one which will burn your pocket. Instead you'll bargain a nice piece of technology for a good price. It is also the most economical camcorders out...

Sep, 2011

Expert review by: Jayesh Limaye (techtree.com)

Review: Canon Legria HF R205

 

Finally, an affordable HD camcorder.

Very compact, light, and stylish; Decent image quality with HD movie capture; Good build and ergonomics; Swivel LCD; Headphone jack; 18x smooth and silent optical zoom; Good price

No optical image stabilization; Poor battery life; Awkwardly placed ports; No microphone jack; No carry pouch

Sep, 2011

Consumer review by: Elaine (reevoo.com)

Canon HF R205

 

Nice and light and easy to use

Didn't come with a memory card

Nov, 2011

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0
Built-In Microphone: Yes

Battery

Battery technology:Lithium
Battery Type:BP-110
Battery voltage:3.7

Camera

3D: No
Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Minimum illumination:0.4
Supported aspect ratios:4:3, 16:9

Design

Colour of product:Grey / Silver

Display

Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:7.62
Display resolution (numeric):230000
Touchscreen: Yes

Flash

Built-in Flash: No
Built-in light: No

Focusing

Face detection: Yes
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual / Manual

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (image):3.28
Effective megapixels (movie):2.07
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 4.85
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:2.07 / 3.28

Lens System

Digital Zoom:360
Filter Size:3.4
Focal length range (f-f):3 - 60
Image stabilizer: Yes
Image stabilizer type:Digital
Interchangeable lens: No
Optical Zoom:18

Light exposure

Scene modes:Beach, Fireworks, Night, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Spotlight, Sunset

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40

Other features

Auto Focus: Yes
Manual Focus: Yes
Photo mode: Yes

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AV
Handheld remote control: Yes
Quick start guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
DC-in jack: Yes
HDMI: Yes
PictBridge: No
S-Video Out: No

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/12.5 - 1/2000

Still image

Image formats supported:EXIF / EXIF, JPG / JPG
Maximum image resolution:2016 x 1512
Still image resolution(s):1920 x 1080

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Camera file system:Exif 2.2
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC
Disc types supported: No
Maximum memory card size:64
Memory slots:2

Video

Capture modes:FXP, LP, MXP, SP, XP+
HD type:Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:1080p
Video formats supported:AVCHD, H.264, MPEG4 / H.264, MPEG4
Video Resolutions:1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080 / 1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080,2016 x 1512

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:12.1
Height :6.1
Weight:0.27 / 270
Width:6