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Canon Legria HF R57

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Canon Legria HF R57

Canon Legria HF R57

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A good spec but 5 year old 32x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera
32x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3.2MP 236g Dec 2012
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Canon Legria HF R57 Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Canon Legria HF R57 number 537 across all camcorders.
79
Features
Good Features
61
Age
5 Years Old
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

HP camcorders have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better video cameras are available. View the latest camcorders 2018.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has an image stabilizer
Bigger than average optical zoom
Very small total megapixels
Very low effective megapixels (movie)

Canon Legria HF R57 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Canon Video Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 2,442 expert and owner reviews (including 492 verified purchases) for Canon camcorders and found that on average Canon has very good ratings. 96% of those that bought a Canon camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This video camera has been on the market since December 2012.

Features

Very Small Total Megapixels

Across all the camcorders the total megapixels range from 0.3MP to 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP. The Legria HF R57's total megapixels of only 3.2MP is in the smallest 28% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Weight

The weight of the Legria HF R57 of 236g is fairly standard compared to most other video cameras. It is in the heaviest 46% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This camcorder has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many camcorders.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Canon Legria HF R57 of 32x is bigger than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 22% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The optical zooms of video cameras range from 1x to 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon Legria HF R57 has an image stabilizer. 69% of video cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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1920 X 1080 Still Image Resolution

This camcorder supports a still image resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080, which is typical of many video cameras.

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Very Small Closest Focusing Distance

Across all the camcorders the closest focusing distances range from 0.0005m to 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.35m. The closest focusing distance of the Canon Legria HF R57 of only 0.01m is in the smallest 32% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Full HD

The Legria HF R57 is Full HD. 70% of camcorders also are Full HD.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (movie)

The Legria HF R57's effective megapixels (movie) of only 2.07MP is in the lowest 18% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. Across all the camcorders the effective megapixels (movie) range from 0.41MP to 17MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 4.7MP.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon 9175b025aa

Barcodes:

08714574617152

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