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Canon VIXIA HF R52

alaTest has collected and analyzed 125 reviews of Canon VIXIA HF R52. 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. Comments about the design and price are generally positive. The image quality and portability are also mentioned favorably. Many are less positive about the size.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon VIXIA HF R52 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Canon VIXIA HF R52

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Canon VIXIA HF R52 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the usability. The design also gets good views.

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

This summary is based on the products: Canon VIXIA HF R52 1080/60p HD 3-inch Touch Panel Display Camcorder KitCanon VIXIA HF R52 1080/60p HD 3-inch Touch Panel Display Camcorder Kit

Jul, 2016

TopTenREVIEWS - Gold Award - Awarded for excellence in design, usability and feature set TopTenREVIEWS - Excellence Award - Awarded for excellence in

Expert review by: Jonathan Knoder (toptenreviews.com)

Canon VIXIA HF R52 Review

 

The Canon VIXIA HF R52 is the best HD camcorder, offering high-end resolution and features. With its multiple resolution settings, you can adjust the film quality to match the platform on which you plan to share your video. All of its settings are...

The Canon VIXIA HF R52 has 32GB of integrated storage, more than most flash camcorders.

The Wi-Fi feature fails to maintain a consistent and reliable connection.

With 60 fps HD video and a long list of features, the Canon VIXIA tops our list of HD camcorders. It shoots in 1080p HD video at 60 frames per second and includes a strong feature set.

Consumer review by: John M. (newegg.com)

don't buy what you can't touch

 

This camera would be OK for a small child in the learning process. Never buy something like this that you can't hold and test run, There's a lot more I could say but what's the point, some you win and some you lose, in this case I lose.

It's shiny, takes medium quality pictures,

It's not made for a normal mans hand, it's so small I have a difficult time holding it without blocking the lens, the camera strap is useless to a mans hand, better suited to a small child's hand or possibly two fingers, the auto shut-off is...

Sep, 2014

Consumer review by: johnboy (newegg.com)

don't buy what you can't touch

 

This camera would be OK for a small child in the learning process. Never buy something like this that you can't hold and test run, There's a lot more I could say but what's the point, some you win and some you lose, in this case I lose.

It's shiny, takes medium quality pictures

It's not made for a normal mans hand, it's so small I have a difficult time holding it without blocking the lens, the camera strap is useless to a mans hand, better suited to a small child's hand or possibly two fingers, the auto shut-off is...

Sep, 2014

Consumer review by: ASHOK (canon.com)

Excellent product

 

we know that canon is reliable. and this product have excellent HD video, and many features. awesome product

Jun, 2015

Consumer review by: Rick (canon.com)

What a waste of time and money!

 

I bought this camcorder thinking it was high quality. I have recorded several VERY important events (graduation, wedding, etc.) and they are still on the camera because I cannot upload them to ANYTHING! The manual is impossible to follow because it...

Jun, 2015

Consumer review by: agentkm (bestbuy.com)

Good Camcorder w/ Nice Features

 

Looks great in low light, although stills don't turn out the best. Nice features with wi-fi etc. My biggest complaint is that it doesn't come with a remote; they want you to use their app, but I can't figure it out. All-in-all a good camera, especially...

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: tigers2 (bestbuy.com)

great camera

 

Real cool camera so easy to use. I really enjoy video with the camera

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: Perso (bestbuy.com)

Great Camcorder

 

Excellent camcorder for a beginner like me. Great quality of picture/video and extremely easy to use and hook up to my computer and tv.

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: Metwo (canon.com)

Nice video camera

 

Great quality pictures! It was a little difficult to figure out how to download the pictures to the computer. The manual is complicated and somewhat confusing.

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: CupidCouture (bestbuy.com)

Nice Beginner camcorder.

 

It's small and light. Takes good video. Getting it out of Camera or using wifi has proven tough.

Mar, 2015

Product Specifications

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HD type:Full HD