Canon Legria HF R76 vs Canon Legria HF R78
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Canon Legria HF R76

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A top of the range and top-rated 32x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder, but representing only average value for money
83
Reviews
4 Reviews
50
Value for Money
Average
92
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Age
2 Years Old
76
Overall Score
Very Good
32x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3.28MP 1" Feb 2016
Optical Zoom Max Video Resolution Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Optical Zoom 32x
Max Video Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Total Megapixels 3.28MP
Optical Sensor Size 1"
Release Date Feb 2016
Canon Legria HF R78

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but slightly out of date 32x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera, representing only average value for money
51
Value for Money
Average
89
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Age
2 Years Old
73
Overall Score
Very Good
32x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3.28MP 1" Jan 2016
Optical Zoom Max Video Resolution Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Optical Zoom 32x
Max Video Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Total Megapixels 3.28MP
Optical Sensor Size 1"
Release Date Jan 2016
Canon Legria HF R76

76

Overall Score

76

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A top of the range and top-rated 32x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder, but representing only average value for money
83
Reviews
4 Reviews
50
Value for Money
Average
92
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Age
2 Years Old
76
Overall Score
Very Good
32x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3.28MP 1" Feb 2016
Optical Zoom Max Video Resolution Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Optical Zoom 32x
Max Video Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Total Megapixels 3.28MP
Optical Sensor Size 1"
Release Date Feb 2016
Canon Legria HF R78

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured but slightly out of date 32x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera, representing only average value for money
51
Value for Money
Average
89
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Age
2 Years Old
73
Overall Score
Very Good
32x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3.28MP 1" Jan 2016
Optical Zoom Max Video Resolution Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Optical Zoom 32x
Max Video Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Total Megapixels 3.28MP
Optical Sensor Size 1"
Release Date Jan 2016

Top Prices

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Reasons For

Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
3 Reasons For
Cheaper by £137
The Canon Legria HF R76 costs £136.90 less than the Canon Legria HF R78.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this camcorder.
More Popular
The Canon Legria HF R76 is a more popular choice amongst buyers.
1 Reason For
Built-In Microphone
The Canon Legria HF R78 has a built-in microphone, whereas the Canon Legria HF R76 does not have a built-in microphone.

This denotes whether the camcorder has a microphone built into the body of the device, in order to record audio along with the video.

A built-in microphone isn't going to be as high quality as a professional mic, but it's a good alternative if you want to record audio alongside your home videos.

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Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating

Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Best
5 stars
0 reviews
4 stars
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3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
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No reviews found

Average User Rating

Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Best
5 stars
5 reviews
4 stars
1 review
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
1 review
1 star
0 reviews
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Date Released

Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
24 months old Best 25 months old

Key Features

Built-in Microphone

This denotes whether the camcorder has a microphone built into the body of the device, in order to record audio along with the video.

A built-in microphone isn't going to be as high quality as a professional mic, but it's a good alternative if you want to record audio alongside your home videos.

Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Best
No
Yes

Specification

 
 
 
Lens System Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Optical Zoom 32x 32x
Digital Zoom 1,140x 1,140x
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 1,853mm 1,853mm
Minimum Aperture Number 1.8 1.8
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 32.5mm 32.5mm
Maximum Aperture Number 4.5 4.5
Image Stabilizer Type
Optical
 Optical
Optical
 Optical
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
 
 
 
Video Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Max Video Resolution
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Maximum Frame Rate 35fps 35fps
HD Type
Full HD HD
HD
 Full HD
 HD
 HD
Full HD HD
HD
 Full HD
 HD
 HD
Supported Video Modes
1080p 720p
 1080p
 720p
1080p 720p
 1080p
 720p
Video Resolutions
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) 1920 x 1080
1440 x 1080 1280 x 720
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 1280 x 720
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) 1920 x 1080
1440 x 1080 1280 x 720
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 
 
 
Image Sensor Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Total Megapixels 3.28MP 3.28MP
Optical Sensor Size 1" 1"
Sensor Type
CMOS
 CMOS
CMOS
 CMOS
Effective Megapixels (image) 2.07MP 2.07MP
Effective Megapixels (movie) 2.07MP 2.07MP
 
 
 
Storage Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Maximum Memory Card Size 64GB 64GB
Internal Storage Capacity 16GB 16GB
Compatible Memory Cards
SDXC SDHC
SD/SDHC SD/SDHC/SDXC
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD/SDHC
 SD/SDHC/SDXC
SDXC SDHC
SD/SDHC SD/SDHC/SDXC
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD/SDHC
 SD/SDHC/SDXC
Camcorder Media Type
Memory card
 Memory card
Memory card
 Memory card
 
 
 
Focusing Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Closest Focusing Distance 0.1m Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment
Auto Manual
 Auto
 Manual
Auto Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 
 
 
White Balance Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
White Balance
Auto Tungsten
Daylight
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Daylight
Auto Tungsten
Daylight
 Auto
 Tungsten
 Daylight
 
 
 
Shutter Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Camera Shutter Speed
 
 
 
Display Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Display Diagonal 3" 3"
Display Resolution (numeric) 230,000 Pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Display
LCD
 LCD
LCD
 LCD
 
 
 
Camera Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Photo Effects
Fader
 Fader
Fader
 Fader
Minimum Illumination 0.4lx
BEST
4lx
Self-Timer Delay
 
 
 
Still Image Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Still Image Resolution
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
Maximum Image Resolution
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 
 
 
Audio Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Audio System
Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
USB 2.0 Port 1 1
Mini HDMI Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini USB Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Battery Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Maximum Battery Life 2.9h 2.9h
Video Recording Time 4.3h Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Type
Battery Technology
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Supported 1 1
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Canon Legria HF R76 Canon Legria HF R78
Weight 240g 240g
Height 58mm 58mm
Depth 116mm 116mm
Width 53mm 53mm

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