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Canon Optura 100MC Mini DV Camcorder

alaTest has collected and analyzed 40 reviews of Canon Optura 100MC Mini DV Camcorder. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the price and design. The image quality and portability are also mentioned favorably. The memory and zoom get less positive views, while there are some mixed opinions about the durability.

usability, portability, image quality, design, price

reliability, zoom, memory

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon Optura 100MC Mini DV Camcorder is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Canon Optura 100MC Mini DV Camcorder

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 user reviews of Canon Optura 100MC Mini DV Camcorder from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the price and design. The image quality and portability also get good reviews, but views about the durability and size are mixed. Many are negative about the reliability.

usability, portability, image quality, design, price

reliability

96% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Canon Optura 100MC MiniDV 1-Megapixal Digital Camcorder w/ Built-in Digital Still Mode & 8MB SD/ MMCCanon Optura 100MC MiniDV 1-Megapixal Digital Camcorder w/ Built-in Digital Still Mode & 8MB SD/ MMC

Oct, 2016

Expert review by: Robin Liss (camcorderinfo.com)

Canon Optura 100MC Camcorder Review - Canon MiniDV Camcorders

 

One of the best original MiniDV camcorders was the Canon Optura. This camcorder went against the mold with an SLR type body which consumers either hated or loved. Canon has continued the tradition of the original Optura with the Optura 100MC; quality...

Dec, 2001

Expert review by: Joe McCleskey (videomaker.com)

Canon Optura 100 MC

 

A great digital video/still camera, if you can afford it.

Compact, stylish, ergonomic design, Superb image quality, Full range of manual controls

Tape ejects from bottom, Expensive

The 1.3-megapixel resolution that Canon opted for has become a sort of bottom line for digital still photographers, because at this resolution, standard-sized 4x6-inch still prints look quite good. The 100MC's automatic flip-up flash feature is nice,...

Mar, 2002

Consumer review by: Domix (shopzilla.com)

canon Optura 100MC

 

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canon optura 100mc

Mar, 2004

Consumer review by: vertigo (shopzilla.com)

little *******...

 

excellent photography, ergonomic, cheap

where is the night vision?

Oct, 2003

Consumer review by: (shopzilla.com)

You'll love this product.

 

Quick focus during action shots, sports.

Optical zoom could be higher.

Jan, 2003

Consumer review by: (shopzilla.com)

Canon proves once again why it's the master of photography!

 

Amazing video quality, ergonomic fit, superior sound, vid in

None

May, 2002

Consumer review by: luoye011 (ciao.com)

Canon Optura 100MC Digital Camcorder

 

Today we introduce the new Canon digital camera company is an exception, with good still image shooting functions can be used to shoot up to 1.3 million pixel resolution of the still image. Canon USA Unveils the Canon digital camera Optura100 MC, this...

Powerful! ! Value enjoy

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Mar, 2009

Consumer review by: wzhh7777 (ciao.com)

Canon Optura 100 MC $ $ $

 

Canon Digital Camera Optura 100MC. "MC" means that there is a memory card-Optura can shoot 1,300,000 pixel static digital photos, of course, most of the work of their own photography or recording with MiniDV. Product picture The same as a lot of other...

Static pictures were taken good effect ; random configuration rich ; excellent optical image stabili

Slow zoom ; the effect of bad low-light video ; slow memory card reader ; Vertical airframe design ; m

Mar, 2009

Consumer review by: inet-projects (epinions.com)

Canon Suck do not buy anything from them.

 

I bought this product after my MV300i had gone over a month out of warrenty and my tape transport started to snarl tapes, But this was a known problem with Canon. I decided to look round for another Camcorder with a better Spec and everyone was juming ...

The Camera was great while it worked

No after Sales Service worth talking about

Oct, 2004

Consumer review by: dermard (epinions.com)

Very nice, solid feeling digital camera

 

I have owned this camera since Christmas 2002 and I have found it to be very easy to use and to replay video.

Small to carry around with very good picture quality

No external battery charger, mic picks up camera person easily

Feb, 2003
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