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Canon 8152B005

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 reviews of Canon 8152B005. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People really like the connectivity and design. The portability and image quality also get good feedback. Some have doubts about the reliability and battery.

usability, image quality, portability, design, connectivity

durability, battery, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon 8152B005 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 13 reviews)

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Consumer review by: Merfux (

Easy to use


Easy to use, light weigh, small factor, creates digital movies, no convertors needed

Stock battery is too weak

Mar, 2014

Consumer review by: LGLDSR73 (

Missing Warranty Card, Manual....


The unit arrived with the power cable not wrapped, missing manual, NO Warranty Card, so forth and so on. We\'re not talking rocket science here. I need a NEW camera for a video this weekend and I hope J&R makes this right by shipping me a NEW Canon R42...

Is This A Return","Missing Manual","Missing Warranty Card","Power Cable Not Wrapped

Sep, 2013

Consumer review by: LGLDSR73 (

Outstanding Vaue


Will be used professionally. Overall an outstanding product.

Easy to Use","Good Image Stabilization","Good in Low Light","Great Picture Quality","Great Sound","Great Zoom","Hd Quality Exceptional","Large Clear LCD","Zoom range\/performance


Aug, 2013

Consumer review by: Sid97x (

not user friendly


The picture is great and the camera functions are good. Loading it on the mac or PC is a different matter. Software crashes. You can tell the manual was written by geeks who don't know how to dumb it down or simplify if you will getting the videos on...

Aug, 2015

Consumer review by: Mickey (

Great Camera


Great camera, very happy! Great quality, great for recording sports event and promotional uses.

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: mcmm (

Vixia HF R42


Love this camera. The CD that was to come with the camera was not in the box so I contacted Canon and had the disk within a couple of days. The only complaint I have is with the manual not the camera. The manual is difficult to follow. To much jumping...

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: Joe (

Wifi app not compatible with certain phones


Wifi app not compatible with certain phones. A big disappointment to me, as this was the main feature that attracted me to this camera.

Jul, 2014

Consumer review by: smitz327 (



First off, I used to have the Canon Vixia HF M30 which was a very good camcorder till I made the mistake of leaving it in my luggage on the plane where it was stolen. After that depressing episode, I decided to purchase a new Canon camcorder which I...


quality , no dedicated photo button , no flash , no camcorder light

Mar, 2014

Consumer review by: hdm (

Very poor indoor performance. Useless WiFi remote


Even in a brightly lit room, the video is so grainy it is almost useless. I cannot recommend for any kind of indoor use. Luckily, I have studio quality lighting (will cost many hundreds of $$) and I can make do with it in a fixed location. Outdoors...

Compact Design , Ergonomic/comfortable to hold , easy to add more memory

Poor Low-Light Performance , Limited Software Compatibility , useless wifi remote

Nov, 2013

Consumer review by: RB (

So far so good


Used it a couple of times and so far so good. I'm not a high power user.

Oct, 2013