Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Canon 8152B005

alaTest has collected and analyzed 58 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the size and battery. The portability and image quality also get good feedback, whereas reviews are divided on the value for money. There are some critical comments about the reliability and viewfinder.

usability, image quality, portability, battery, size

viewfinder, 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 89/100 = Very good quality.

See all Canon Camcorders

Review analysis

(Based on 58 reviews)

User Reviews  

Showing 58 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews
Showing 1 - 10 of 58 Show Reviews: in English

Consumer review by:

Easy to use


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

Stock battery is too weak

Consumer review by:

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

Consumer review by:

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



Consumer review by:



Ease of use; compact and travels well; high quality resolution & zoom; pre-programs simple and easy to use

ease of use

Consumer review by:

enjoying this product so far


This is our first video camera and we love it so far. We played around with it and found that it is easy to use. It is small and light weight so that makes it easy to carry around. The battery seems to last quite a while and the quality of video that...

like the compact size and takes great video

havent found anything yet

Consumer review by:

Easy to use, touch screen a bonus.


I had other ones to choose from but I had my mind set on this one so I went to two other stores to locate it and finally purchase.About me... casual user

good internal memory, Wi-Fi a wow

battery that came with it is only an hour and ability to find the larger capacity is difficult. larger capacity

Consumer review by:

Great camera for novice


Easy camera to use. Can be a bit hard to see the screen in direct sunlight, so an eyepiece would be nice for those timesAbout me... Love capturing special occasions, casual user

The size and weight

Could use an eyepiect

Consumer review by:

works well


good battery life, easy to use. used for shooting kids sporting eventsAbout me... Love shooting sports, Parent with kids


Consumer review by:

Love it!


I think this camera is the best! Wish I would have bought earlier!About me... Love shooting sports, Parent with kids, Love capturing special occasions

Very easy to use

Opening the lense instead of automatically opening

Consumer review by:

great for family action


great camera for my family to just take and go, completely able to catch all of life's little momentsAbout me... Parent with kids, casual user

easy to use

not one complaint