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Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506

Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506
alaScore 86

46 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 46 reviews of Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506. 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.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Canon LEGRIA HF M506 Camcorder - Black (10x Optical Zoom) 3.0 Inch LCD TouchscreenCanon LEGRIA HF M506 Camcorder - Black (10x Optical Zoom) 3.0 Inch LCD Touchscreen

Feb, 2018

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0 / Dolby Digital 2.0/5.1
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes

Battery

Battery life (max):2.10 / 2.16
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BP-718

Camera

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Back light compensation: Yes
Back Light Compensation (BLC):Y
Camcorder Type:Handheld camcorder
Image processor:DIGIC DV III
Image quality adjustment:Brightness, Colour depth, Contrast, Saturation, Sharpness / Brightness, Colour depth, Contrast, Sharpness
Minimum illumination:0.1 / 1
Photo effects:Fader
Progressive Scan: Yes
Self-timer:2,10
Self-timer delay:2,10

Design

Color of product:Black
LED Indicators: Yes
Tripod mountable: Yes

Display

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

Flash

Built-in flash: No
Built-in light: No

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance:0.394 / 3.94
Face detection: Yes
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Image Sensor

Effective megapixels (image):2.07
Effective megapixels (movie):2.07
Optical sensor size:1 / 1.3 / 1 / 3
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total megapixels:2.37

Lens System

35 mm camera lens equivalent:1.72 - 17.2
Digital Zoom:200
Filter size:1.69
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):1.72 - 17.2
Focal length range (f-f):0.24 - 2.4
Image Stabilizer: Yes
Image stabilizer type:Optical
Interchangeable Lens: No
Maximum aperture number:3
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):17.2
Minimum aperture number:1.8
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):1.72
Optical Zoom:10

Light Exposure

Light exposure modes:Auto
Scene modes:Beach, Dusk, Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Spotlight, Sunset, Underwater / Beach, Fireworks, Night, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Spotlight, Sunset, Underwater / Beach, Fireworks, Night, Snow, Sports, Sunset, Underwater

Networking

Wi-Fi:No / Yes

Other Features

AV output:1
Interface:USB
Wireless connection:Y
Wireless connections: Yes
Zoom capability:Y

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:USB
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite video out:1
DC-in jack: Yes
DV port: No
HDMI: Yes
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
Mini HDMI ports quantity:1
Mini-USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
S-Video in: No
S-Video out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB connector type:Mini-USB A / Mini-USB A, Mini-USB B

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:0.0005 - 0.5 / 1/2 - 1/2000 / 1/2000 / 1/2000 - 1/2

Still Image

Continuous shooting mode: Yes
Maximum image resolution:1920 x 1080
Still image resolution(s):1280 x 720,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC
Disc types supported: No
Flash memory:4
Internal storage capacity:64
Maximum memory card size:64
Memory slots:1

Video

Bitrate at maximum video resolution:24
Capture modes:FXP, LP, MXP, SP, XP+
HD type:Full HD
Maximum video resolution:1920 x 1080
Pre-record: Yes
Supported video modes:1080p / 1080p, 720p
Video compression format:AVCHD, MP4 / AVCHD, MPEG4
Video formats supported:AVCHD,MP4 / AVCHD,MPEG4
Video Resolutions:1280 x 720,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080

Viewfinder

Camera viewfinder: No
Viewfinder type:Not available

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:4.76
Height:2.52
Weight:12.7
Width:2.68

White Balance

White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Shade, Tungsten / Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Shade, Tungsten / Daylight, Shade, Tungsten