Canon Legria HF R67 vs Canon Legria HF R76 vs Sony HDR-CX405

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Canon Legria HF R67
Canon Legria HF R76
Sony HDR-CX405

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
A lot bigger sensor size Edit
Canon Legria HF R67 is 3.28MP sensor (as does the Canon Legria HF R76), but the Sony HDR-CX405 is only a 2.29MP sensor camcorder (0.99MP smaller). Read more

A megapixel (MP or Mpx) is one million pixels, and is a term used not only for the number of pixels in an image, but also to express the number of image sensor elements of digital cameras or the number of display elements of digital displays. For example, a camera that makes a 2048 1536 pixel image typically uses a few extra rows and columns of sensor elements and is commonly said to have "3.2 megapixels" or "3.4 megapixels", depending on whether the number reported is the "effective" or the "total" pixel count (as opposed to the 2048 1536 = 3,145,728 finished image pixels).

A larger number of megapixels increases the sharpness of images and video.

2x bigger optical zoom Edit
The Canon Legria HF R67 is a 32x (optical) camcorder (as does the Canon Legria HF R76), whereas the Sony HDR-CX405 is only a 30x (optical) camcorder (2x smaller). Read more

An optical zoom lets you enlarge the subject without having to move closer to it.

An optical zoom lets you zoom without loosing image quality. Digital zooms will simply enlarge the pixels and make the image look blurry.

Nine times smaller closest focusing distance Edit
The Canon Legria HF R67 is a 0.01m closest focusing distance camcorder. That's 0.09m smaller than the Canon Legria HF R76 ().
0.3" larger screen size Edit
The Canon Legria HF R67 has a screen size of 3" (as does the Canon Legria HF R76), whereas the Sony HDR-CX405 is only a 2.7" screen size camcorder (0.3" smaller). Read more

Display diagonal of the camcorder's build in display.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to record and review video and images.

7x smaller minimum illumination Edit
The Canon Legria HF R67 has a minimum illumination of 0.4lx (as does the Canon Legria HF R76), whereas the Sony HDR-CX405 is a 3lx minimum illumination camcorder (2.6lx bigger).
7 Reasons For
0.99MP bigger sensor size Edit
The Canon Legria HF R76 is a 3.28MP sensor camcorder (as does the Canon Legria HF R67), whereas the Sony HDR-CX405 is only a 2.29MP sensor camcorder (0.99MP smaller). Read more

A megapixel (MP or Mpx) is one million pixels, and is a term used not only for the number of pixels in an image, but also to express the number of image sensor elements of digital cameras or the number of display elements of digital displays. For example, a camera that makes a 2048 1536 pixel image typically uses a few extra rows and columns of sensor elements and is commonly said to have "3.2 megapixels" or "3.4 megapixels", depending on whether the number reported is the "effective" or the "total" pixel count (as opposed to the 2048 1536 = 3,145,728 finished image pixels).

A larger number of megapixels increases the sharpness of images and video.

A bit bigger optical zoom Edit
The Canon Legria HF R76 has an optical zoom of 32x (as does the Canon Legria HF R67), however the Sony HDR-CX405 is only a 30x (optical) camcorder (2x smaller). Read more

An optical zoom lets you enlarge the subject without having to move closer to it.

An optical zoom lets you zoom without loosing image quality. Digital zooms will simply enlarge the pixels and make the image look blurry.

95% bigger digital zoom Edit
Canon Legria HF R76 is 1,140x (digital). That's 1,083x bigger than the Canon Legria HF R67 (350x) and 790x bigger than the Sony HDR-CX405 (350x). Read more

A digital zoom enlarges the pixels in a digital image to make the subject appear closer. Using digital zoom can result in images becoming blurry as the underlying image remains the same.

A digital zoom allows you to enlarge a subject without having to move closer. Digital zoom can be used as an alternative to an optical zoom, although it will result in a loss of image quality.

Larger internal storage capacity Edit
The Canon Legria HF R76 is a 16GB internal storage capacity camcorder. That's 8GB larger than the Canon Legria HF R67 ().
A bit larger screen size Edit
The Canon Legria HF R76 has a screen size of 3" (as does the Canon Legria HF R67), however the Sony HDR-CX405 is only a 2.7" screen size camcorder (0.3" smaller). Read more

Display diagonal of the camcorder's build in display.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to record and review video and images.

Smaller minimum illumination Edit
The Canon Legria HF R76 has a minimum illumination of 0.4lx (as does the Canon Legria HF R67), however the Sony HDR-CX405 is a 3lx minimum illumination camcorder (2.6lx bigger).
Available from 16 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
7 Reasons For
Moderately higher megapixel count Edit
The Sony HDR-CX405 has a megapixel count of 2.29MP, however the Canon Legria HF R76 is only a 2.07MP camcorder (0.22MP lower).
10% higher movie megapixel count Edit
The Sony HDR-CX405 is a 2.29MP (movie mode) camcorder. That's 0.22MP higher than the Canon Legria HF R67 and the Canon Legria HF R76 (2.29MP).
1% higher display resolution Edit
The Sony HDR-CX405 is a 230,400 pixels display resolution camcorder. That's 400 pixels higher than the Canon Legria HF R67 and the Canon Legria HF R76 (230,400 pixels). Read more

Total number of pixels that display has.

12% lighter Edit
The Sony HDR-CX405 has a weight of 215g, however the Canon Legria HF R67 and the Canon Legria HF R76 are both 240g weight camcorders (25g heavier). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

Cheaper by £30
The Sony HDR-CX405 costs £30.01 less than the Canon Legria HF R76.
Better selling
The Sony HDR-CX405 ranks No. 1479 by number of sales, however the Canon Legria HF R76 ranks No. 20024.
A bit better user reviews
Based on 192 reviews, the average user review score of the Sony HDR-CX405 is 83%, however the average rating of the Canon Legria HF R76 is 80% (based on 3 reviews).

Reasons Against

7 Reasons Against
Lower movie megapixel count Edit
Canon Legria HF R67 is only 2.07MP (movie mode) (as does the Canon Legria HF R76), but the Sony HDR-CX405 is a 2.29MP (movie mode) camcorder (0.22MP higher).
Nineteen times smaller digital zoom Edit
The Canon Legria HF R67 has a digital zoom of 57x. That's 1,083x smaller than the Canon Legria HF R76 (350x) and 293x smaller than the Sony HDR-CX405 (350x). Read more

A digital zoom enlarges the pixels in a digital image to make the subject appear closer. Using digital zoom can result in images becoming blurry as the underlying image remains the same.

A digital zoom allows you to enlarge a subject without having to move closer. Digital zoom can be used as an alternative to an optical zoom, although it will result in a loss of image quality.

8GB smaller internal storage capacity Edit
The Canon Legria HF R67 is an 8GB internal storage capacity camcorder. That's 8GB smaller than the Canon Legria HF R76 ().
Marginally lower display resolution Edit
The Canon Legria HF R67 has a display resolution of 230,000 pixels (as does the Canon Legria HF R76), however the Sony HDR-CX405 is a 230,400 pixels display resolution camcorder (400 pixels higher). Read more

Total number of pixels that display has.

25g heavier Edit
The Canon Legria HF R67 is a 240g weight camcorder, and so does the Canon Legria HF R76. That's 25g heavier than the Sony HDR-CX405 (215g). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

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Nine months older
The Canon Legria HF R67 is older than the Canon Legria HF R76 by nine months.
8 Reasons Against
11% lower megapixel count Edit
The Canon Legria HF R76 is a 2.07MP camcorder. That's 0.22MP lower than the Sony HDR-CX405 (2.29MP).
0.22MP lower movie megapixel count Edit
The Canon Legria HF R76 is a 2.07MP (movie mode) camcorder (as does the Canon Legria HF R67), whereas the Sony HDR-CX405 is a 2.29MP (movie mode) camcorder (0.22MP higher).
90% bigger closest focusing distance Edit
The Canon Legria HF R76 is a 0.1m closest focusing distance camcorder. That's 0.09m bigger than the Canon Legria HF R67 ().
400 pixels lower display resolution Edit
The Canon Legria HF R76 has a display resolution of 230,000 pixels (as does the Canon Legria HF R67), but the Sony HDR-CX405 is a 230,400 pixels display resolution camcorder (400 pixels higher). Read more

Total number of pixels that display has.

11% heavier Edit
The Canon Legria HF R76 is a 240g weight camcorder, and so does the Canon Legria HF R67. That's 25g heavier than the Sony HDR-CX405 (215g). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

£30 more expensive
The Canon Legria HF R76 is more expensive than the Sony HDR-CX405 by £30.01.
Worse selling
The Canon Legria HF R76 ranks No. 20024 by sales volume, however the Sony HDR-CX405 ranks No. 1479.
A little Lower user review Score
The Canon Legria HF R76's average user rating is 80%, however the Sony HDR-CX405's is 83% (based on 192 reviews).
7 Reasons Against
44% smaller sensor size Edit
The Sony HDR-CX405 is a 2.29MP sensor camcorder. That's 0.99MP smaller than the Canon Legria HF R67 and the Canon Legria HF R76 (2.29MP). Read more

A megapixel (MP or Mpx) is one million pixels, and is a term used not only for the number of pixels in an image, but also to express the number of image sensor elements of digital cameras or the number of display elements of digital displays. For example, a camera that makes a 2048 1536 pixel image typically uses a few extra rows and columns of sensor elements and is commonly said to have "3.2 megapixels" or "3.4 megapixels", depending on whether the number reported is the "effective" or the "total" pixel count (as opposed to the 2048 1536 = 3,145,728 finished image pixels).

A larger number of megapixels increases the sharpness of images and video.

Smaller optical zoom Edit
The Sony HDR-CX405 has an optical zoom of 30x. That's 2x smaller than the Canon Legria HF R67 and the Canon Legria HF R76 (30x). Read more

An optical zoom lets you enlarge the subject without having to move closer to it.

An optical zoom lets you zoom without loosing image quality. Digital zooms will simply enlarge the pixels and make the image look blurry.

3x smaller digital zoom Edit
Sony HDR-CX405 is only 350x (digital), but the Canon Legria HF R67 is a 57x (digital) camcorder (293x smaller) and the Canon Legria HF R76 is a 1,140x (digital) camcorder (790x bigger). Read more

A digital zoom enlarges the pixels in a digital image to make the subject appear closer. Using digital zoom can result in images becoming blurry as the underlying image remains the same.

A digital zoom allows you to enlarge a subject without having to move closer. Digital zoom can be used as an alternative to an optical zoom, although it will result in a loss of image quality.

12% smaller screen size Edit
The Sony HDR-CX405 is a 2.7" screen size camcorder. That's 0.3" smaller than the Canon Legria HF R67 and the Canon Legria HF R76 (2.7"). Read more

Display diagonal of the camcorder's build in display.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to record and review video and images.

87% bigger minimum illumination Edit
The Sony HDR-CX405 is a 3lx minimum illumination camcorder. That's 2.6lx bigger than the Canon Legria HF R67 and the Canon Legria HF R76 (3lx).
Less retailers
The Sony HDR-CX405 is only stocked by 17 retailers, whereas the Canon Legria HF R76 is stocked by 33 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock.
Older by over one year
The Sony HDR-CX405 is four months older than the Canon Legria HF R67 and 13 months older than the Canon Legria HF R76.

Average User Rating

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Image Sensor

Sensor Size
3.28MP
BEST
3.28MP
BEST
2.29MP
Optical Sensor Size
 1/4
BEST
 1/4
BEST
 1/4
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
 CMOS
Megapixel Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.07MP 2.29MP
BEST
Movie Megapixel Count
2.07MP 2.07MP 2.29MP
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
32x
BEST
32x
BEST
30x
Digital Zoom
57x 1,140x
BEST
350x
Image Stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
Image Stabiliser
 Optical
 Optical
BEST
 Optical
Maximum Focal Length
1,853mm 1,853mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Aperture
1.8 1.8 1.8
Minimum Focal Length
32.5mm 32.5mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Aperture Value
4.5 4.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size
43mm Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 32.5 - 1853 26.8 - 804
Focal Length Range
2.8 - 89.6 2.8 - 89.6 1.9 - 57

Storage

Maximum Memory Card Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 64GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Internal Storage Capacity
8GB 16GB
BEST
Unknown - Click to provide data
Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 MicroSDHC
 MicroSDXC
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 MicroSDHC
 MicroSDXC
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 MicroSDHC
 MicroSDXC
Storage Media Type
 Memory card
 Memory card
 Memory card
File System
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 Exif
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 Exif
 Exif 2.3
 DCF
 Exif

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance
0.01m
BEST
0.1m Unknown - Click to provide data
Face Detection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Face detection
 Face detection
Focus Adjustment
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual

Light Exposure

Scene Mode
 Beach
 Snow
 Fireworks
 Night
 Portrait
 Sports
 Sunset
 Spotlight
 Landscape
 Beach
 Snow
 Fireworks
 Night
 Portrait
 Sports
 Sunset
 Spotlight
 Landscape
 Beach
 Snow
 Fireworks
 Night
 Portrait
 Sports
 Sunset
 Spotlight
 Landscape
Exposure Mode
 Auto
 Auto
 Auto

White Balance

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Daylight
 Custom modes
 Outdoor
 Indoor
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Daylight
 Custom modes
 Outdoor
 Indoor
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Daylight
 Custom modes
 Outdoor
 Indoor

Flash

Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in flash
Built-In Light
 Built-in light
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in light

Shutter

Shutter Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1/2000 - 1/2 1/25 - 1/10000

Display

Screen Size
3"
BEST
3"
BEST
2.7"
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
Touch Sensitive Screen
 Touch sensitive screen
 Touch sensitive screen
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
230,000 pixels 230,000 pixels 230,400 pixels
BEST
Display
 LCD
 LCD
 LCD

Camera

Camcorder Type
 handheld
 handheld
 handheld
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D compatible
Shooting Mode
 Auto
 Scene
 Movie
 Auto
 Scene
 Movie
 Auto
 Scene
 Movie
Image Processor
 DIGIC DV IV
 DIGIC DV IV
BEST
 DIGIC DV IV
Minimum Illumination
0.4lx
BEST
0.4lx
BEST
3lx
Self-Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 10
Image Quality Adjustment
 Brightness
 Brightness
 Brightness

Design

Tripod Mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tripod mountable
Unknown - Click to provide data
Colour
 Black
 Black
 Black

Video

Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Full HD
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
Bitrate At Maximum Video Resolution
35 Mbit/s Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Capture Mode
 MXP
 FXP
 LP
 XP+
 MXP
 FXP
 LP
 XP+
 MXP
 FXP
 LP
 XP+
Video Mode
 1080p
 720p
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
 1080i
BEST
 1080p
 720p
 1080i
BEST
Video Format
 MP4
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MP4
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MP4
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVCHD
 AVC
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 1280 x 720
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 35fps Unknown - Click to provide data

Still Image

Image Format
 JPG
 EXIF
BEST
 JPG
 EXIF
 JPG
 EXIF
BEST
Still Image Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 640 x 480
Maximum Image Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 4032 x 2272
 1920 x 1080
 4032 x 2272
 1920 x 1080
 4032 x 2272
BEST

Audio

Audio Format
 AAC++
 PCM
 AAC++
 PCM
 AAC++
 PCM
BEST
Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker
Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in microphone
Audio System
 Dolby Digital 2.0
 Dolby Digital 2.0
BEST
 Dolby Digital 2.0
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Port
 HDMI port
 HDMI port
 HDMI port
Composite Video Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Composite video out port
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 1
Headphone Out Port
 Headphone out port
 Headphone out port
Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Out Port
 S-Video out port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 S-Video out port
Mini HDMI Port
1 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini-USB 2.0 Port
1 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

WiFi
 WiFi
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Near Field Communication
 Near field communication
 Near field communication
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Battery Life
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.9h Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Recording Time
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.3h Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Type
Unknown - Click to provide data BP-727 NP-BX1
Battery Voltage
3.6V Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Capacity
1,840mAh Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity
6.5Wh Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Charging Source
 AC
 USB
 AC
 USB
 AC
 USB

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
240g 240g 215g
BEST
Height
58mm 58mm 595mm
Depth
116mm 116mm 128mm
Width
53mm 53mm 54mm

Packaging Content

Included Battery
 Included battery
 Included battery
Unknown - Click to provide data
Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
Warranty Card
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Warranty card
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Night Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Night mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
Program Auto Exposure (AE)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Program Auto Exposure (AE)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Backlight
Unknown - Click to provide data
AV Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AV output
Unknown - Click to provide data

Projector

Built-In Projector
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in projector

Technical Details

Self-Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Self-timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Charging
Unknown - Click to provide data Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB charging
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