Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Canon DC 320

alaTest has collected and analyzed 52 reviews from magazines and websites. Opinions about the size and battery are generally positive. The portability and value for money also get good views, but many are less positive about the features.

usability, value for money, portability, battery, size

features

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon DC 320 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

See all Canon Camcorders

Review analysis

(Based on 52 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 50 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews
Showing 1 - 39 of 50 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (2)

Consumer review by:

Amazon.com review summary for Canon DC 320

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 29 user reviews of Canon DC 320 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com.

value for money, usability, portability, battery, size

features

86% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Canon DC320 1.07MP DVD Camcorder with 37x Optical ZoomCanon DC320 1.07MP DVD Camcorder with 37x Optical ZoomCanon DC320 1.07MP DVD Camcorder with 48x Optical Zoom

Consumer review by:

can not retreve pictures, can not uses disk on computer

 

i tried to uses it several times, could not get a picture that was good.

not a thing

joystick was to small. did not know what it was doing

Consumer review by:

Worst camcorder ever owned

 

Stay away get you one that any brand dvd will work in it. Canon's customer service can't even tell what what will work.

good zoom, lite weight

Keep getting Can not read disc error, tried 4 brands of dvd-r Finally maxell worked but after about 10 minutes of recording can not read disc again. Exchanged it for a new one and same problem

ADVERTISEMENT

Consumer review by:

Easy Great Picture Quality AND VERY WORTH BUYING

 

This excellent little camera has every thing any budding youtuber or anyone trying to preserve family memory's could need. A better frame rate then Sony's alternative HandyCam is a huge plus. The zoom on this camera is 4000x and clear enough to see the...

Good quality, easy to use, comfortable, good frame rate, and small

No attachments and minor sound issues

Consumer review by:

This is a great camera

 

I love this video camera. It took forever to drain the battery, the videos are great and the zoom is awesome. The drawbacks? I have no connection to my computer with it, the still photos are not excellent quality, but they are pretty good, and the mini...

Video quality is excellent, zoom is phenomenal

Still pictures not excellent, discs don't hold much

Consumer review by:

Love the size

 

Haven't actually used the camcorder yet. I do love the small size of the camera and that it will record directly onto a dvd. I have used the camera part of it, and it works great. Can't beat the buy for a camcorder and camera all in one. I always buy...

Consumer review by:

great camcorder

 

good buy

Consumer review by:

Excellent Product

 

Great camera

Consumer review by:

good product for the price

 

great size and works really well

Consumer review by:

great little camcorder

 

the best camcorder i've ever owned. a good value for the price. works perfectly,it being refurbished doesn't hurt it one bit.

Consumer review by:

What a deal

 

Works great. Takes very good video and pictures

nothing at all

Product Specifications

Around the world, the name Canon means optical excellence, advanced image processing and superb performance. And Canon digital video camcorders are no exception. If your choice of recording media is DVD, you'll find a family of capable and technologically sophisticated DVD camcorders built with the Canon know how which you've come to expect in all Canon products. Affordable, sleek and easy-to-operate, the Canon DC320 gives you the convenience of DVD technology, along with an exclusive Canon 48x Advanced Zoom - a feature only possible with Canon industry-leading optical technology. It also boasts Canon's advanced DIGIC DV II image processor, a 1.07 Megapixel CCD, SD card image storage capability, Quick Start and Joystick Control. Add to that the long recording time available thanks to its high capacity battery and low power consumption and you'll see that the DC320 makes it simpler than ever to capture and share all the unforgettable moments of your life.

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Stereo
Microphone Technology:Electret condenser
Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific
Manufacturer Battery Name:Canon NB-2LH

Camcorder Features

Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes
Widescreen Video Capture: Yes

Digital Camera

Supported Flash Memory:MultiMediaCard / SD Memory Card

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:5in
Height:3.5in
Weight:13.4oz/15.2oz
Width:2.6in

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.7in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.9cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Beach / Fireworks / Night mode / Portrait mode / Snow / Sports mode / Spotlight / Sunset

General

Product Type:Power adapter
Subcategory (AG):Power adapters

Header

Compatibility:PC
Country Kits:United Kingdom
Manufacturer:Canon
Model:320
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Canon AD/Canon DC

Lens System

Lens Aperture:F/2.0-5.2
Max Focal Length:96.2mm
Min Focal Length:2.6mm
Optical Zoom:37
Type:Zoom lens

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Effective Still Resolution:0.8Megapixel
Camcorder Effective Video Resolution:710Kpix
Camcorder Sensor Resolution:1.07Mpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/6"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):4.2 mm ( 1/6 ) / 4.2 mm ( 1/6" )
Optical Sensor Type:CCD
Sensor Qty:1CCD

Optical System

Image Stabilizer:Electronic

Power Device

Form Factor (AG):External
Load Rating:Portable device
Voltage Required:AC 230V

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

System Requirements

OS Required: None

Video Input

Digital Scene Transition:Black fader / Wipe fader
Digital Video Format:MPEG-2
Digital Zoom:2000
Media Type:DVD-R (8cm) / DVD-R DL (8 cm) / DVD-RW (8 cm)
Shooting Modes:Digital photo mode
Special Effects:Art / Black & White / Mosaic / Neutral / Sepia / Skin Detail / Vivid
Still Image Format:JPEG
Type:Camcorder

Viewfinder

Image Aspect Ratio (camcorders):16:9
Viewfinder Color Support:Color
Viewfinder Type:LCD
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT