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Canon LEGRIA HF R806

alaTest has collected and analyzed 21 reviews of Canon LEGRIA HF R806. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Comments about the battery and zoom are overall positive. The image quality and portability are also mentioned favorably, but many are critical about the price.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon LEGRIA HF R806 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: chellesbelles (very.co.uk)

okay ...

 

i bought this item and on opening the box it looked perfect ...but soon realised that you had to attach the battery, once i did that it changed its small compact look...battery just sticks out and looks odd...based on this i have returned item..im...

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: David (reevoo.com)

Canon LEGRIA HF R806

 

Simple to set up and use. Good sound quality

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: David (currys.co.uk)

CANON LEGRIA HF R806 Camcorder - Black

 

Simple to set up and use. Good sound quality

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: Indi (very.co.uk)

Fantastic camcorder

 

So happy with the camcorder. Very easy to use and nice compact size.

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: Dadog (johnlewis.com)

All a camcorder needs to be.

 

Canon don't do a lot wrong and this Legria is no exception. I've had a few camcorders in my time and this one has all it needs. Nice size, handles well and every control, including the brilliant touch screen, are intuitive and easy to use. The optical...

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: Michael61 (johnlewis.com)

Poor Buy

 

Whilst the camera is very good for portability and picture quality, it is pretty useless if the sun is shining. When of course that is the time it is required ! Purchased for portability and MP4 Would have been returned if not charged and tried very...

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: Shana (reevoo.com)

Canon LEGRIA HF R806

 

Awesome price, easy to use and such a light camcorder.

Jul, 2017

Consumer review by: Shana (currys.co.uk)

CANON LEGRIA HF R806 Camcorder - Black

 

Awesome price, easy to use and such a light camcorder.

Jul, 2017

Consumer review by: ROBCBS (johnlewis.com)

Excellent product for the price

 

Very simple and easy to use. In daylight and illuminated rooms the picture is fantastic.The sound is not bad either. Focusing is usually quick but can take a couple of seconds. If the light is poor then the image does become a little bit grainy, but...

Jun, 2017

Consumer review by: Mazzie (very.co.uk)

Great features and ideal for our needs!

 

We bought this for a cruise and are yet to use it but it looks great and delivery was very quick. Accessories were good and i cant wait to use It!

May, 2017
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Product Specifications

Audio

Audio formats supported:AC3
Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0
Built-in Microphone: Yes

Battery

Battery Capacity:2760
Battery life (max):3.25
Battery performance:2760
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BP-727
Battery voltage:3.6
Number of batteries supported:1

Camera

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Camcorder Type:Handheld camcorder
Image processor:DIGIC DV IV
Minimum illumination:0.4
Self-timer delay:10

Design

Color of product:Black / White
Tripod mountable: Yes

Display

Built-in display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:3
Display resolution (numeric):230000
Flip-out screen:Y
Touch screen: Yes
Touchscreen:Y
Vari-angle LCD display: Yes

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance:0.394
Face detection: Yes
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Image Sensor

Effective megapixels (image):2.07
Effective megapixels (movie):2.07
Optical sensor size:1 / 4.85
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total megapixels:3.28

Lens System

35 mm camera lens equivalent:1.28 - 73
Digital Zoom:1140
Filter size:1.69
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):1.28 - 73
Focal length range (f-f):0.11 - 3.53
Image Stabilizer: Yes
Image stabilizer type:Optical
Maximum aperture number:4.5
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):73
Minimum aperture number:1.8
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):1.28
Optical Zoom:32

Light Exposure

Light exposure modes:Auto
Scene modes:Beach, Fireworks, Night, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Sunset

Operational Conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 40

Other Features

USB connectivity: Yes

Packaging Content

Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

HDMI: Yes
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: No
Mini-USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB connectivity:Y

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/2000 - 1/2

Still Image

Maximum image resolution:1920 x 1080
Still image resolution(s):1920x1080

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Camera file system:DCF, Exif 2.3
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC
Disc types supported: No

Technical Details

Battery charger: Yes
Battery charger included:Y
Date imprinting: Yes
Display brightness control: Yes
Lens cover included: Yes
Self-timer: Yes

Video

Analog signal format system:PAL
Bitrate at maximum video resolution:35
Capture modes:LP
HD type:Full HD
Maximum frame rate:50
Maximum video resolution:1920 x 1080
Pre-record: Yes
Supported video modes:720p, 1080p
Video compression format:AVC, AVCHD, H.264, MP4, MPEG4
Video formats supported:AVC,AVCHD,H.264,MP4,MPEG4
Video Resolutions:1280 x 720,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:4.57
Height:2.28
Weight:8.22
Width:2.09

White Balance

White Balance:Auto, Daylight, Tungsten