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Canon MVX4i

alaTest has collected and analyzed 45 reviews of Canon MVX4i. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the usability and size. The portability and price also get good reviews, whereas some have doubts about the color.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon MVX4i is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 78/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Canon MVX4i

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of Canon MVX4i from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the portability. The price is also appreciated, whereas opinions are divided on the usability.

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

Jan, 2020

Expert review by : Good Gear Guide.au (goodgearguide.com.au)

Expert Review

 

The MVX4i is a great little camcorder, offering strong digital photography and comprehensive manual control. But it's also extremely expensive. If the price comes down over the coming months, this will be hard to resist.

Comfortable and Compact, 4 MegaPixels for still images, Good level of manual control, Excellent video performance

Bottom loading tape mechanism bad news for tripods, No accessory shoe, Jumpy autofocus

Jan, 2005

Expert review by : James Morris (techadvisor.co.uk)

Canon MVX4i

 

The digital stills capability of camcorders is finally starting to be more than just a gimmick; a number of manufacturers are now exceeding the 3Mp (megapixel) level with their premium models. But Canon has been relatively slow to bring its camcorders...

The MVX4i is a great little camcorder, offering strong digital photography and comprehensive manual control. But it's also extremely expensive. If the price comes down over the coming months, this will be hard to resist.

Jan, 2006

Expert review by : Denny Atkin (cnet.com.au)

Canon MVX4i

 

The Canon MVX4i is a very good pocket camcorder that's also a reasonable snapshot camera.

Compact ; Excellent video quality ; Performs well in low light ; Nice set of manual controls

Some of the controls are in awkward locations

Still-shot quality is far better than you'd expect from a camcorder, although the colours appear surrealistically vivid. The 4-megapixel images offer reasonable detail, and indoor shots with flash look about as good as you'd expect from a budget...

Nov, 2005

Consumer review (ciao.com)

Canon MV X4i

 

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Mar, 2009

Consumer review (ciao.com)

A Medium grade DV cameras

 

The better life screen, see Canon MV X4i, my very heart. This is a mid-range DV cameras, suitable in low-income people. First evaluation of its performance now, we all know that Canon cameras are experts in the field, Canon MV X4i LCD screen brightly...

Static photography, and optical lens good

The appearance of heavy

Mar, 2009

Consumer review (cnet.com.au)

Canon MVX4i

 

I blew min up in 2008 hot swapping battery while using the firewire. I liked mine so much that I had it repaired in 2010, still going strong in 2010, might not be HD but it has 16:9 widescreen. Added bonus that you can buy lots of aftermarket stuff...

16:9 ratio, good solid camera, tapes provide lots of space

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Dec, 2010

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