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Canon Legria HF R78 vs Sony HDR-PJ410

Canon Legria HF R78 vs Sony HDR-PJ410

Canon Legria HF R78

51

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A 2 year old 3.28MP 1 video camera with good features but high running costs
76
Good Features
71
19 Months Old
Overall Score
51
Average
3.28MP 1/4.85" Yes 240g Jan 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Sony HDR-PJ410

90

Overall Score

Sony HDR-PJ410

£33.99
£257.00
Our Verdict:
The top scoring camcorder under £500
95
85 Reviews
92
Excellent
87
Fully-Featured
80
2 Years Old
Overall Score
90
Excellent
9.2MP 1" Yes 210g Aug 2015
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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Specification

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels 3.28MP 9.2MP
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Optical Sensor Size  1  1
Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Effective Megapixels (image) 2.07MP 2.29MP
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Effective Megapixels (movie) 2.07MP 2.29MP
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Lens System

Optical Zoom 32x
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30x
Digital Zoom 1,140x 350x
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Image Stabilizer Type  Optical  Optical
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 1,853mm 984mm
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Minimum Aperture Number 1.8 1.8
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 32.5mm 26.8mm
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Maximum Aperture Number 4.5
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4
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)

Storage

Maximum Memory Card Size 64GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Internal Storage Capacity 16GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  Memory Stick (MS)  MS Micro (M2)  MicroSD (Transflash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD  SDXC  SDHC  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  Memory Stick (MS)  MS Micro (M2)  MicroSD (Transflash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD
Camcorder Media Type  Memory card  Memory card
Camera File System  Exif 2.3  DCF  MPF  Exif  Exif 2.3  DCF  MPF  Exif

Focusing

Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual

Light Exposure

Scene Modes  Beach  Snow  Fireworks  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Sports  Sunset  Spotlight  Landscape  Sunrise  Auto  Beach  Snow  Fireworks  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Sports  Sunset  Spotlight  Landscape  Sunrise  Auto
Light Exposure Modes  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual

White Balance

White Balance  Auto  Tungsten  Daylight  Outdoor  Push  Indoor  One push  Auto  Tungsten  Daylight  Outdoor  Push  Indoor  One push

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed

Display

Display Diagonal 3"
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2.7"
Display Resolution (numeric) Unknown - Click to provide data 230,400 pixels
Display  LCD  LCD

Camera

Camcorder Type  handheld  handheld
Photo Effects  Fader  Fader
Image Processor  DIGIC DV IV
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 DIGIC DV IV
Minimum Illumination 4lx 3lx
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Self-Timer Delay
Camera Playback  Highlights  Highlights

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Video

HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD
Supported Video Modes  1080p  720p
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 1080p  720p
Video Formats Supported  AVC  MP4  AVCHD  RM  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVC  MP4  AVCHD  RM  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264
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 35fps Unknown - Click to provide data

Still Image

Still Image Resolution  1920 x 1080  640 x 480  1920 x 1080  640 x 480
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Maximum Image Resolution  1920 x 1080  4032 x 2272  1920 x 1080  4032 x 2272
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Audio

Audio Formats Supported  LPCM  PCM  AAC++  LPCM  PCM  AAC++
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Audio System  Dolby Digital
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 Dolby Digital

Ports & Interfaces

USB 2.0 Port 1 1

Battery

Battery Life (max) 2.9h
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1h
Battery Type
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
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 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Recharge Time Unknown - Click to provide data 2.5h
Battery Supported 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Charging Source  USB  USB

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 240g 210g
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Height 58mm 59.5mm
Depth 116mm 128mm
Width 53mm 59mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  HDMI  USB  HDMI
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Included Memory Card Size Unknown - Click to provide data 16GB

Other Features

Dimensions (WxDxH) Unknown - Click to provide data 59.5mm
Video Compression Formats  AVC  AVC/H.264  RM  MPEG  H.264  AVC  AVC/H.264  RM  MPEG  H.264

Projector

Screen Size Compatibility Unknown - Click to provide data
Projector Brightness Unknown - Click to provide data 13 ANSI lumens
Native Resolution  640 x 360  640 x 360
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Minimum Projection Distance Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5m

Technical Details

Playback Modes  Slow  Slideshow  Fast  Slow  Slideshow  Fast
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