Canon Legria HF R56
Canon Legria HF R56
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Canon Legria HF R56

A classic and fully featured 3.28 megapixel 1 camcorder
3.28MP 1/4.85" Yes 235g Apr 2014
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Canon Legria HF R56 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Canon Legria HF R56 number 147 across all camcorders.
57 Reviews
Very Good
3 Years Old
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 90%, based on 57 reviews. Panasonic video cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer camcorders with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest video cameras 2017.
Customers report is a good size, is easy to use and is robust.
This Canon camcorder has some great features:
Very long maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
Supports remote operation
Tripod mountable
Has a hand strap

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There is a 90% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Notify Me When Available.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers canon 9175b023aa, 9175b003aa
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