Seven owners who bought it concluded that it had a good autofocus. Peter wrote on Amazon.co.uk “The autofocus is very fast”. Vmslavov@mail.bg wrote “Great at low light, very sharp focus and excellent image quality” in their review of this camcorder. Ananthakumar Ponnuswamy wrote in their review of this camcorder “Focus ring is a plus” .
Three customers who reviewed it considered that it had a good lens. Consumersearch.com mentioned “30.4 mm wideangle lens”. Consumersearch.com also wrote “Lens focus ring” in their review.
Two owners who reviewed this camcorder reckoned that it had a good image stabiliser. Consumersearch.com wrote four years ago “Excellent image stabilisation”. Consumersearch.com also mentioned “Extensive options with manual controls and excellent image stabilizer” in their review.
Two customers who bought it said that it had a good zoom. Peter mentioned on Amazon.co.uk “The "wide" end of the zoom is generously wide, which makes filming in confined spaces much easier” and rated it the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Fox-Trot wrote five years ago “With a less useful zoom range (widest is 43mm instead of 30mm, which is a hell of a difference”.