Canon Vixia HF R600 vs Zoom Q4

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Canon Vixia HF R600
Zoom Q4

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
1" larger screen size Edit
The Canon Vixia HF R600 has a screen size of 3"", but the Zoom Q4 is only a 2"" screen size camcorder (1" smaller). Read more

Display diagonal of the camcorder's build in display.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to record and review video and images.

Available from 2 shops
The more stores stock this camcorder, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
User reviews are a lot better
The Canon Vixia HF R600 has an average user review score of 90% based on 46 reviews, but the Zoom Q4 has an average rating of 80% (based on 24 reviews).
3 Reasons For
71% lighter Edit
The Zoom Q4 is a 167gg weight camcorder. That's 118g lighter than the Canon Vixia HF R600 (167gg). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

0.2mm smaller Edit
The Zoom Q4 has a height of 57.8mmmm, however the Canon Vixia HF R600 is a 58mmmm high camcorder (0.2mm bigger).
$71 cheaper
The Zoom Q4 costs $129.00, whereas the Canon Vixia HF R600 is $200.00.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
42% heavier Edit
The Canon Vixia HF R600 is a 285gg weight camcorder. That's 118g heavier than the Zoom Q4 (167gg). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

0.2mm bigger Edit
The Canon Vixia HF R600 has a height of 58mmmm, however the Zoom Q4 is a 57.8mmmm high camcorder (0.2mm smaller).
$71 more expensive
The Canon Vixia HF R600 is more expensive than the Zoom Q4 by $71.
4 Reasons Against
1" smaller screen size Edit
The Zoom Q4 has a screen size of 2"", but the Canon Vixia HF R600 is a 3"" screen size camcorder (1" larger). Read more

Display diagonal of the camcorder's build in display.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to record and review video and images.

Not as many stockists
Only 5 shops sells the Zoom Q4, however 7 retailers sell the Canon Vixia HF R600. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
Three months older
The Zoom Q4 is older than the Canon Vixia HF R600 by three months.
A lot Lower user review Score
The Zoom Q4 has an average user rating of 80%, but the Canon Vixia HF R600 has an average user rating of 90% (based on 46 reviews).

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

23 months Ago 26 months Ago

Image Sensor

Sensor Size
3.28MP 3MP
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Optical Sensor Size
 1/3
 1/3
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Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Megapixel Count
2.07MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Movie Megapixel Count
2.07MP Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Optical Zoom
32x Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Zoom
1,140x Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Stabiliser
 Hybrid
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 Hybrid
Maximum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 22mm
Minimum Aperture
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.8
Filter Size
43mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
2.8 - 89.6 Unknown - Click to provide data

Storage

Maximum Memory Card Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 128GB
Maximum Fash Memory Capacity
32GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Memory Card Slot
1 1
Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Storage Media Type
 Memory card
 Memory card

Focusing

Normal Focusing Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.55 - ∞
Focus Adjustment
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual

Light Exposure

Scene Mode
 Night
 Night

White Balance

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Manual
 Tungsten
 Daylight
 Auto
 Manual
 Tungsten
 Daylight

Shutter

Video Shutter Speed
1/2000 Unknown - Click to provide data
Photo Shutter Speed
1/500 Unknown - Click to provide data
Shutter Type
 Electronic
 Electronic

Display

Screen Size
3"
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2"
Display Resolution
230,000 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Display
 LCD
 LCD

Camera

Camcorder Type
 handheld
 handheld
Minimum Illumination
0.4lx Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Video

HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Video Mode
 1080p
 720p
 1080p
 720p
Video Format
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MOV
 H.264
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MOV
 H.264
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 848 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 848 x 480
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 60fps
Analog Signal Format System
 NTSC
 PAL
 NTSC
 PAL

Still Image

Maximum Image Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080

Audio

Audio Format
 WAV
 AAC++
 WAV
 AAC++
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Audio System
 Dolby Digital
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 Dolby Digital

Ports & Interfaces

USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini-USB 2.0 Port
1 1
Micro-USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Battery

Battery Life
Unknown - Click to provide data 3h
Battery Type
Unknown - Click to provide data BT-02
Battery Voltage
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.2V
Battery Capacity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,050mAh
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
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Battery Recharge Time
Unknown - Click to provide data 3h

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity Range
0 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
285g 167g
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Height
58mm 57.8mm
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Depth
116mm
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30.4mm
Width
53mm 106.4mm
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Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 USB
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Technical Details

User Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Sample Frequencies
Unknown - Click to provide data 44.1, 48, 96kHz
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