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Canon LEGRIA HV40

Canon LEGRIA HV40
alaScore 84

71 reviews

Oct, 2014

alaTest has collected and analyzed 71 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers are impressed by the build quality and usability. The image quality and portability also get good reviews, whereas there are some mixed reviews about the battery.

value for money, portability, image quality, usability, build quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon LEGRIA HV40 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Review analysis

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Canon LEGRIA HV40

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 23 user reviews of Canon LEGRIA HV40 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk.

value for money, portability, usability, build quality, image quality

91% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Canon LEGRIA HV40 High Definition Digital Camcorder - Black (10x Optical Zoom, 2.7 Inch Widescreen Colour LCD)Canon LEGRIA HV40 High Definition Digital Camcorder - Black (10x Optical Zoom, 2.7 Inch Widescreen Colour LCD)

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Canon Legria HV40 HDV camcorder

 

The Canon Legria HV40 is a high-end HDV camcorder that records in the MiniDV format. It's essentially a tweaked version of last year's Canon HV30 with...

Superb 1080i video quality, good low-light performer, plenty of advanced features and controls

Slightly fiddly control scheme, limitations of MiniDV

The Canon Legria HV40 must surely be the HDV format’s last hurrah in the consumer sector -- and what a send-off it is! If you’re keen to stick with MiniDV, you won’t find a better camcorder than this.

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Canon Legria HV40 review

 

In essence the Canon Legria HV40 is a tweaked version of last year's Canon HV30 with some minor extras thrown in, including native 24p recording and a multipurpose Custom Key on the side of the lens barrel. As product refreshes go, it's pretty nominal...

The Canon Legria HV40 must surely be the HDV format’s last hurrah in the consumer sector - and what a send-off it is! If you’re keen to stick with MiniDV, you won’t find a better camcorder than this.

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Canon LEGRIA HV40 Camcorder

 

While many camcorders will be much cheaper than the Canon HV40 but many won't include all of the features that this camcorder includes. Just one of the features that the Canon HV40 includes can transform the quality of your video from standard quality...

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amazing camcorder!

 

I had a camera, 9 mega-pixels, but didn't do that good of video. I was okay with it, but after I saw the quality of HD, I saw that I hadn't seen anything! This camcorder is great, shoots in stunning HD, has 10x zoom, and weighs an extremely light 1.8...

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Good one ”

 

Good one for the price,

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