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Canon Legria HF R76 vs Canon Legria HF R78

Canon Legria HF R76 vs Canon Legria HF R78

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Canon Legria HF R76
Canon Legria HF R78

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Nine times smaller minimum illumination Edit
The Canon Legria HF R76 is a 0.4lx minimum illumination camcorder. That's 3.6lx smaller than the Canon Legria HF R78 (4lx).
Cheaper by £88
The Canon Legria HF R76 costs £88.47 less than the Canon Legria HF R78.
2 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this camcorder.
1 Reason For
0.35h longer battery life (max) Edit
The Canon Legria HF R78 is a 2.9h battery life camcorder. That's 0.35h longer than the Canon Legria HF R76 (2.9h). Read more

Battery life is the time the camcorder can record video.

A longer battery life allows you to record video for longer before recharging the camcorder or changing the battery.

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
Shorter battery life (max) Edit
Canon Legria HF R76 is only 2.55h battery life, but the Canon Legria HF R78 is a 2.9h battery life camcorder (0.35h longer). Read more

Battery life is the time the camcorder can record video.

A longer battery life allows you to record video for longer before recharging the camcorder or changing the battery.

3 Reasons Against
Hugely bigger minimum illumination Edit
The Canon Legria HF R78 has a minimum illumination of 4lx, but the Canon Legria HF R76 is a 0.4lx minimum illumination camcorder (3.6lx smaller).
£88 more expensive
The Canon Legria HF R78 is more expensive than the Canon Legria HF R76 by £88.47.
Not as many stockists
Only 2 sellers sells the Canon Legria HF R78, however 4 sellers sell the Canon Legria HF R76. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

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Date Released

16 months Ago 16 months Ago

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels
3.28MP 3.28MP
Optical Sensor Size
 1/4
 1/4
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Effective Megapixels (image)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.07MP
Effective Megapixels (movie)
2.07MP 2.07MP

Lens System

Optical Zoom
32x 32x
Digital Zoom
1,140x 1,140x
Image Stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
Image Stabilizer Type
 Optical
 Optical
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
1,853mm 1,853mm
Minimum Aperture Number
1.8 1.8
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
32.5mm 32.5mm
Maximum Aperture Number
4.5 4.5
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
32.5 - 1853 32.5 - 1853
Focal Length Range (f-F)
2.8 - 89.6 2.8 - 89.6

Storage

Maximum Memory Card Size
64GB 64GB
Internal Storage Capacity
16GB 16GB
Compatible Memory Cards
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Camcorder Media Type
 Memory card
 Memory card

Focusing

Face Detection
 Face detection
 Face detection
Focus Adjustment
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual

Light Exposure

Scene Modes
 Beach
 Snow
 Fireworks
 Night
 Portrait
 Sports
 Sunset
 Spotlight
 Beach
 Snow
 Fireworks
 Night
 Portrait
 Sports
 Sunset
 Spotlight

White Balance

White Balance
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Daylight
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Daylight

Flash

Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
 Built-in flash
Built-In Light
 Built-in light
 Built-in light

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed
1/2000 1/2 - 1/2000

Display

Display Diagonal
3" 3"
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
Touchscreen
 Touchscreen
 Touchscreen
Display
 LCD
 LCD
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Vari-angle LCD display

Camera

Camcorder Type
 handheld
 handheld
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Photo Effects
 Fader
 Fader
Image Processor
 DIGIC DV IV
 DIGIC DV IV
Minimum Illumination
0.4lx
BEST
4lx
Self-Timer Delay
Unknown - Click to provide data 10

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Video

Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
 1080p
 720p
Video Formats Supported
 MP4
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MP4
 AVCHD
 AVC
Video Resolutions
 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
Maximum Frame Rate
35fps 35fps
Pre-Record Function
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Pre-record function

Still Image

Maximum Image Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080

Audio

Built-In Speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in microphone
Audio System
 Dolby Digital 2.0
 Dolby Digital 2.0

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI
 HDMI
 HDMI
DC-In Jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DC-in jack
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
Headphone Outputs
 Headphone outputs
 Headphone outputs

Networking

Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Near Field Communication (NFC)

Battery

Battery Life (max)
2.55h 2.9h
BEST
Battery Type
Unknown - Click to provide data BP-727
Battery Technology
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
240g 240g
Height
58mm 58mm
Depth
116mm 116mm
Width
53mm 53mm

Packaging Content

Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
 Quick start guide
Warranty Card
 Warranty card
 Warranty card

Other Features

USB Connectivity
 USB connectivity
 USB connectivity

Technical Details

Self-Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Self-timer
Feedback