Canon G1000
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Canon G1000

A relatively new 0.3MP 1 camcorder, but with poor features and high running costs
0.3MP 1" No 640g Feb 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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Canon G1000 Review

Released 1 year ago, we have ranked the Canon G1000 number 526 across all camcorders.
Missing Some Features
18 Months Old
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 32?

Canon video cameras have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this camcorder is slightly out of date, and newer video cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest camcorders 2017.
It is missing some features:
Not Full HD
Only 1" optical sensor size
Quite small total megapixels

Canon G1000 In-Depth Analysis


Excellent Brand

Based on 916 expert and owner reviews (including 212 verified purchases), Canon has excellent reviews for its camcorders. 95% of those that bought a Canon video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Not Full HD

The Canon G1000 is not Full HD. 73% of video cameras do are Full HD.

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Across all the camcorders the weights range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 530g. The weight of the Canon G1000 of 640g is fairly heavy compared to most other video cameras. It is in the heaviest 19% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1" optical sensor size, which is typical of many video cameras.

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Quite Small Total Megapixels

The total megapixels of the Canon G1000 of only 0.3MP is in the smallest 1% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The smallest total megapixels of camcorders is 0.3MP, the biggest is 210MP, and the average total megapixels is 8.2MP.

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Released 18 Months Ago

This Canon camcorder has been on the market since February 2016.

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