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Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506

alaTest has collected and analyzed 51 reviews of Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers really like the zoom and battery. The image quality and portability also get good opinions. There are mixed comments on the color and durability. Some have doubts about the usability.

price, portability, image quality, battery, zoom


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 85/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506 from 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 Views about the zoom and battery are on the whole positive. The portability and image quality are also mentioned favorably. There are some less positive comments about the usability, while views about the color and durability are different.

price, image quality, portability, battery, zoom


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

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

Dec, 2015

Product Specifications


3 Chip Technic: No
Chip Type:CMOS
Image Stabiliser:Optical Image Stabiliser
Sensor Size:1/3''


Digital Input: Yes
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
Near Field Communication: No
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface :SD/ SDHC/ SDXC Card
USB: Yes
USB Interface: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No
Wireless Interface: No

General Features

3D: No
Format:Memory Card
Handheld Position:Horizontal
Product Type:Camcorder / TRAD. CAMCORDER
Resolution:Full HD


Longest Shutter Speed in s:1/2
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/2000


Face Detection Mode:Face Detection
HD Video Format:AVCHD
Recording Format:16:9 / 4:3