Four owners who purchased it concluded that it was easy to use. Luca Valentino mentioned in their Canon Legria HF R36 review on Amazon “At first seems a very easy to use product”. Eccleshill Billy mentioned on Amazon “It really is easy to use and gives great results straight from the box”. Amazon Customer rated it 7 stars and mentioned “Handy, simple, user friendly”.
Two customers who bought it considered that it was comfortable and easy to hold. Goldfish gave this camcorder a score of 6 stars and mentioned “You may suffer trying to hold the thing steady” in their review of this camcorder. G. J. Buckley mentioned on Amazon “Camera is fine, quite easy to hold & use”.