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Canon VIXIA HF R300 Full HD

alaTest has collected and analyzed 166 reviews of Canon VIXIA HF R300 Full HD. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviews about the zoom and image quality are on the whole positive. The portability and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some less positive comments about the battery.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon VIXIA HF R300 Full HD is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Canon VIXIA HF R300 Full HD

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 153 user reviews of Canon VIXIA HF R300 Full HD from Amazon.com. 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 Amazon.com. People are impressed by the zoom and image quality. The portability and price are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the battery.

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87% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Canon Vixia HF R300 Full HD Flash Memory Camcorder with 51x Advanced ZoomCanon Vixia HF R300 Full HD Flash Memory Camcorder with 51x Advanced Zoom

Dec, 2016

Consumer review by: steve w. (newegg.com)

Who can ask for more?

 

was a little hesitant about buying because hm f200 is budget model but my worries were eased as soon as i viewed first video. video was at a swimming pool on a sunny day and the video was spectacular. perfect exposure with no washed out look. just a...

excellent image quality, easy to use, great features even does descent in lower light situations

no built in light

Sep, 2013

Consumer review by: Kenneth C. (newegg.com)

Excellent Pro/Semi-Pro Backup Camcorder

 

This camcorder gets stellar reviews from Professionals and Semi-Professionals alike, especially as a backup camcorder. BH reviews have it at 4.4-stars, with the majority of lower ratings usually given by casual users or by people who complain about...

Fantastic in every way. External microphone and headphone jack on a camera currently sellig at 139? Even at list price, this camera is a bargain...as a Refurb, it is somply the only choice for serious videographers and casual users alike

Non-threaded lens barrel. Battery life, but, get a Wasabi battery set (2 per package + charger) for a third the price of a Canon extra capacity batteryand away you go...happy. For this camcorder, for this price, there aren't any other cons.

May, 2013

Consumer review by: Steve from Nevada (newegg.com)

Not such a good deal

 

I thought this would be a great deal, but it hasn't worked out that way. I think I can still return this. IF I can, I will.

Cheap

Video isn't as great as online reviews suggested. I get more vivid colors out of a point-and-shoot. Mine was a NewEgg refurb and there's a problem with noise in theleft channel of earphones when I use a -plug-in microphone. And there's either problems...

May, 2013

Consumer review by: Stephen T. (newegg.com)

Not such a good deal

 

I thought this would be a great deal, but it hasn't worked out that way. I think I can still return this. IF I can, I will.

Cheap.

Video isn't as great as online reviews suggested. I get more vivid colors out of a point-and-shoot. Mine was a NewEgg refurb and there's a problem with noise in theleft channel of earphones when I use a -plug-in microphone. And there's either problems...

May, 2013

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

Excellect Camera

 

Comes with everything you could possibly need ; I'm happy with it ; I bought this to record myself playing guitar, and I wanted real HD quality

Nothing I can think of at the moment

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: shw (beachcamera.com)

Canon Vixia HF R300 Camcorder

 

Auto mode works great for the casual user, but the camcorder's high end features require switching into manual mode and understanding the system's tree-structured menu that involves the 3 function keys that launch the on-screen menus. The screen...

Easy to Use ; Good Image Stabilization ; Great Picture Quality ; Great Zoom ; Large Clear LCD ; Zoom range/performance

Tiny OEM battery

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: shw (buydig.com)

Canon Vixia HF R300 Camcorder

 

Auto mode works great for the casual user, but the camcorder's high end features require switching into manual mode and understanding the system's tree-structured menu that involves the 3 function keys that launch the on-screen menus. The screen...

Easy to Use ; Good Image Stabilization ; Great Picture Quality ; Great Zoom ; Large Clear LCD ; Zoom range/performance

Tiny OEM battery

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: william (buydig.com)

I would buy it again

 

Special Events and Family get togethers

Easy to Use ; Good Image Stabilization ; Great Picture Quality ; Great Sound ; Great Zoom ; Zoom range/performance

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: william (beachcamera.com)

I would buy it again

 

Special Events and Family get togethers

Easy to Use ; Good Image Stabilization ; Great Picture Quality ; Great Sound ; Great Zoom ; Zoom range/performance

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: Joel M (rakuten.com)

Joel M

 

It is not too light or heavy. You could maneuver the camera with ease and comfort. The features are great. I like, really like the camera...

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