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Canon Vixia HF R600

76

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Canon Vixia HF R600

Canon Vixia HF R600
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A fully featured and positively reviewed 32x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder
32x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3.28MP 1" Feb 2015
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Canon Vixia HF R600 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Canon Vixia HF R600 number 252 across all camcorders.
94
Reviews
572 Reviews
84
Features
Fully-Featured
74
Age
3 Years Old
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has very good user reviews with 96% of buyers recommending this camcorder to others. HP camcorders 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 2018.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, superior product quality and that it is a good size.
This Canon camcorder has some great features:
Bigger than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Bigger than average digital zoom
Full HD

Canon Vixia HF R600 Video Reviews

Canon Vixia HF R600 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Owner Reviews

On average, people who bought this camcorder rated it as 89%. Over 93% of reviewers gave this video camera either 4 or 5 stars and 96% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report That it is Fairly Priced

61 customers who reviewed it concluded that it was good value for money.

Users Report Great Product Quality

65 owners reckoned that it was good quality.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

19 customers who reviewed the product agreed that it was compact, eight customers who reviewed the product concluded that it was lightweight and seven people who reviewed the product agreed that it was easy to carry around. two people who reviewed it considered that it was a good size.

Users Report Nice Design

13 owners who reviewed it thought it was good looking and three people mentioned in their reviews that this camcorder was smooth.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

109 owners who purchased this camcorder said that it was easy to use, four owners said that it was easy to setup and three people said in their reviews that it was easy to use the menus.

Customers Report Good Technical Features

16 customers reckoned that it had good features.

Canon Camcorders 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 reviews compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Canon camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report a Good Quality Lens

14 customers who purchased the product agreed that it had a good zoom, five people reckoned that it had a good image stabiliser and two customers reckoned that it had a good autofocus.

Users Report Great Technical Guidance

Two owners who reviewed it considered that it had good technical guidance.

Customers Report Superior Battery Life

13 people thought it had a good battery life and two people who reviewed this camcorder agreed that it was quick to charge.

Customers Report a Good Screen / Viewfinder

14 customers said in their reviews that it had a good screen.

Users Report That it is Robust

Four customers agreed that it was well made and two customers concluded that it was reliable.

Users Report Acceptable Noise Level

Two customers mentioned in their reviews that it was quiet.

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Canon camcorder was released in February 2015.

Features

Very Small Total Megapixels

Camcorders have total megapixels of between 0.3MP and 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP. The total megapixels of the Canon Vixia HF R600 of only 3.28MP is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 31% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This video camera has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on camcorders.

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Very Small Optical Sensor Size

Video cameras have optical sensor sizes of between 0.12" and 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37". The optical sensor size of the Canon Vixia HF R600 of only 0.206" is smaller than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is smaller than 66% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The smallest optical zoom of camcorders is 1x, the biggest is 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x. The optical zoom of the Vixia HF R600 of 32x is in the biggest 23% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Average Weight

The Canon Vixia HF R600's weight of 285g is fairly average compared to most other camcorders. It is heavier than 42% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Vixia HF R600 has an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The smallest digital zoom of camcorders is 1.5x, the biggest is 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 460x. The Vixia HF R600's digital zoom of 1,140x is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 17% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support HDMI

The Vixia HF R600 does not support HDMI, unlike most other camcorders. 70% of camcorders support HDMI.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Canon Vixia HF R600's display diagonal of 3" is relatively average compared to most other camcorders. It is larger than 56% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (image)

The average effective megapixels (image) of all camcorders is 5.6MP, with the lowest being 0.46MP and the highest being 25MP. The effective megapixels (image) of the Vixia HF R600 of only 2.07MP is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lowest 31% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (movie)

The effective megapixels (movie) of the Canon Vixia HF R600 of only 2.07MP is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lowest 22% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The effective megapixels (movie) of camcorders range from 0.41MP to 17MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 4.7MP.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Vixia HF R600 is Full HD. 70% of camcorders also are Full HD.

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Has a Microphone in

The Vixia HF R600 has a microphone in. 75% of camcorders do not have a microphone in.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon canhfr600bk, canon cnm8595b003, canon 0280c001, canon 8595b003

Barcodes:

00013803222432, 00013803254792, 00635492503724, 00635492503731, 00635492503748, 00635492503755, 00635492503779, 00635492503786, 00635492503809, 00635492503816, 00635492503823, 00635492503830, 00635492503854, 00635492503861

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