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Canon 800

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Canon 800

$386.99
$288.99 $98 cheaper than 42 days ago
Canon 800

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A classic and good spec 35x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera, but representing only average value for money
35x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 0.68MP 1" Sep 2014
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Canon 800 Review

With very good features and reviews, we have ranked the Canon 800 number 177 across all camcorders.
70
Reviews
1 Review
68
Value for Money
Good
78
Features
Good Features
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

It has below average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 40%.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Smaller than average total megapixels
Smaller than average optical sensor size

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There is a 65% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Canon 800 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 64% of video cameras, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $288.99 it does not appear to be great value for money overall.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Total Megapixels

The Canon 800's total megapixels of only 0.68MP is in the smallest 2% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature. The average total megapixels of all camcorders is 7.8MP, with the smallest being 0.3MP and the biggest being 50MP.

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Smaller Than Average Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor sizes of video cameras range from 0.12" to 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37". The Canon 800's optical sensor size of only 0.167" is smaller than 96% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Canon 800 of 35x is in the biggest 16% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. Across all the video cameras the optical zooms range from 1x to 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This camcorder has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on camcorders.

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Heavier Than Average

The average weight of all camcorders is 570g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 7.5kg. The Canon 800's weight of 375g is heavier than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is heavier than 70% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon 800 has an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

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Does Not Support HDMI

The Canon 800 does not support HDMI, unlike 70% of camcorders which support HDMI.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The Canon 800's display diagonal of only 2.7" is in the smallest 15% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Camcorders have display diagonals of between 1.3" and 9", and the average display diagonal is 3".

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Does Not Support PictBridge

The Canon 800 does not support PictBridge. 97% of camcorders also do not support PictBridge.

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Full HD

The Canon 800 is Full HD. 70% of camcorders also are Full HD.

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Product Identifiers

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00013803078190

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