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Canon Legria HF R56 vs Canon Legria HF R66

Canon Legria HF R56 vs Canon Legria HF R66

Canon Legria HF R56

55

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A positively reviewed 3.2MP 1 video camera with good features but high running costs
91
57 Reviews
62
Good Features
54
2 Years Old
Overall Score
55
Average
3.2MP 1/4.85" Yes 235g Oct 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Canon Legria HF R66

58

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A top-rated 3.28MP 1 camcorder with good features but high running costs
92
34 Reviews
69
Good Features
60
2 Years Old
Overall Score
58
Average
3.28MP 1/4.85" Yes 235g Feb 2015
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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Average User Rating

Specification

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels 3.2MP
BEST
3.28MP
Optical Sensor Size  1  1
Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Effective Megapixels (image) 2.07MP 2.07MP
Effective Megapixels (movie) 2.07MP 2.07MP

Lens System

Optical Zoom 32x 32x
Digital Zoom 57x
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1,140x
Image Stabilizer Type  Optical  Optical
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) Unknown - Click to provide data 1,853mm
Minimum Aperture Number 1.8 1.8
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) Unknown - Click to provide data 32.5mm
Maximum Aperture Number 4.5 4.5
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)

Storage

Internal Storage Capacity 8GB 8GB
Memory Slots 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  SDXC  SDHC  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC
Camcorder Media Type  NAND  Memory card
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 NAND  Memory card
Camera File System  Exif 2.3  Exif  Exif 2.3  Exif

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance Unknown - Click to provide data 0.01m
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual

Light Exposure

Scene Modes  Beach  Fireworks  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Sunset  Spotlight  Beach  Fireworks  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Sunset  Spotlight
Light Exposure Modes  Auto  Auto

White Balance

White Balance  Auto  Tungsten  Daylight  Custom modes  Custom  Auto  Tungsten  Daylight  Custom modes  Custom

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 3" 3"
Display Resolution (numeric) Unknown - Click to provide data 230,000 pixels
Display  LCD  LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type  Not available  Not available

Camera

Camcorder Type  handheld  handheld
Photo Effects  Fader  Fader
Image Processor  DIGIC DV IV  DIGIC DV IV
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Minimum Illumination 0.4lx
BEST
4lx
Self-Timer Delay Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Quality Adjustment  Brightness  Brightness

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Video

HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD
Bitrate At Maximum Video Resolution Unknown - Click to provide data 35 Mbit/s
Supported Video Modes  1080p  720p  1080p  720p
Video Formats Supported  AVC  MP4  AVCHD  AVC  MP4  AVCHD
Video Resolutions  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720
Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate 50fps Unknown - Click to provide data

Still Image

Image Formats Supported  JPG
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 JPG
Maximum Image Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080

Audio

Audio System  Dolby Digital  Dolby Digital

Ports & Interfaces

USB 2.0 Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Mini HDMI Port 1 1
Mini USB Port 1 1

Networking

Wi-Fi Standards  IEEE 802.11b  IEEE 802.11g  IEEE 802.11n  IEEE 802.11b  IEEE 802.11g  IEEE 802.11n

Battery

Battery Life (max) 145h 2.1h
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Video Recording Time Unknown - Click to provide data 3.15h
Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Voltage 3.6V Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
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Battery Recharge Time Unknown - Click to provide data 3h

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 235g 235g
Height 57mm 58mm
Depth 116mm 116mm
Width 53mm 53mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  HDMI
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 USB  HDMI
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