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Canon LEGRIA HF R306

alaTest has collected and analyzed 159 reviews of Canon LEGRIA HF R306. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviews about the price and size are generally positive. The portability and design are also appreciated, whereas many are critical about the battery.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon LEGRIA HF R306 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of Canon LEGRIA HF R306 from The average user rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Views about the portability and size are overall positive. The zoom and price are also mentioned favorably.

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

This summary is based on the product: Canon LEGRIA HF R306 Camcorder - Black (32x Optical Zoom) 3.0 Inch LCD Touchscreen

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: Robert (

Canon Legria HF R306


Very neat,well finished, screen very responsive

The person who took my order gave me the wrong information about getting the free battery I have written a letter about this but I have not received a reply

Jun, 2013

Consumer review by: Dilip (

Canon Legria HF R306


A good product, easy to use

none at the moent

Apr, 2013

Consumer review by: steve (

Canon Legria HF R306


Very good video in daylight. Impressed overall

Not so good video in poor light

Dec, 2012

Consumer review by: JOHN (



Very simple to use and hd quality in good light is excellent.

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Robert (

Canon Legria HF R306


Light, fits the hand extremely well. Fulfils all my expected requirements


Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Naveen B.R (

Canon's Reputation for quality upheld


To start with, it was not easy to look for a Camcorder which was good in my budget. And too many players like Sony, Panasonic, JVC, etc competing with various products for different segments. All I wanted was a camcorder which should be really good...

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: Alan (

Canon Legria HF R306


relatively easy to use and packed with great features within the price bracket

woeful battery life when recording in full HD (less than 30mins) perhaps this is a fault for all such camcorders - definately worth investing in additional higher capacity batteries if you intend to be out and about. I managed to get batteries that...

Oct, 2012

Consumer review by: sima (

Fails on Battery Life


brill picture but battery lasts about 30 minutes, even though the memory cards states that you can record 2 hours ;O(

Oct, 2012

Product Specifications


3 Chip Technic: No
Chip Type:CMOS
Image Stabiliser:Optical Image Stabiliser
Sensor Size:1/4''


Digital Input: Yes
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: 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
Resolution:Full HD


Longest Shutter Speed in s:1/2
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/1000


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