A number of customers who purchased the product said that it had a good zoom. Amanda Parfitt said “I like the 20x zoom” in her review of the Canon Legria HF G30. Mrs Jmg Radtke said in her review four years ago “Excellent zoom lens”. Camcorderinfo.com mentioned in their Canon Legria HF G30 review “Between the fast, 20x zoom lens, stellar image quality, wide range of shooting options”.
A few Canon Legria HF G30 reviewers who reviewed it considered that it had a good autofocus. Eagle wrote “Superb picture and focusing ability” and gave it a rating of 4 stars. Mr. Roy Foreman mentioned “The combination of a larger than average sensor and the ability to set a wide aperture means creating out of focus backgrounds is much easier to achieve”. Mr. Roy Foreman also wrote “You can also adjust the focus speed - from fast t”.
A number of Canon Legria HF G30 owners who reviewed it agreed that it had a good image stabiliser. Eagle wrote in their review of the Canon Legria HF G30 “One downside in the auto mode on a tripod, is that very cleverly the stabiliser is automatically switched off.”. Mr. A. Poole rated the product 4 stars and wrote on Amazon three years ago “My Sony CX730 still has the best stabiliser ever, their so-called BOSS system” in their review. Four years ago Mrs Jmg Radtke wrote in her review on Amazon “Great image stabilization”.
Several customers reckoned that it had a good lens. Eagle said in their Canon Legria HF G30 review on Amazon “Having a proper lens hood is a definite advantage”. Tommo mentioned in their Canon Legria HF G30 review “The lens ring is the best I have used so far - it really works”.