Eight owners who reviewed it thought it had a good autofocus. Steve scored the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he said on Amazon “Probably in the future these cams will be obsolete as cameras like the g6 and gh3 and 70d will take over with there auto continuous focus new designs” in his review of this camcorder. Charlie-Cj mentioned in their review of the Canon Legria HF G25 on Amazon four years ago “This camcorder offers loads of manual and automatic options, like exposure compensation, Gain, manual focus, face detection (works well), white balance, audio level indicator, accurate X.V”. Also four years ago A Reviewer mentioned in their review of this camcorder on Amazon “Images are excellent and the auto-focus if you need it is very fast”.
Four people considered that the product had a good zoom. Four years ago Bhphotovideo.com said in their review of this camcorder “Great Zoom”. Expert review site Digitalone.com.sg wrote “It also has a 30.4mm wide-angle 10x optical zoom lens to capture full high-definition videos”. Charlie-Cj wrote on Amazon “A very jerky zoom (to rapidly zoom in on a target for a photo”.
Four people mentioned in their reviews that it had a good lens. Philip Chambers mentioned on Amazon “I have a canon G10 which I am pleased with I needed another camera and brought the G25 which has a wider angle lens” in his review of this camcorder and gave this camcorder a rating of the highest possible rating of 5 stars. Ian Thomas mentioned “It is also better in full daylight too, thanks to the superb wide-angle lens and included lens hood which shields from glare in sunny conditions”.
Three owners who reviewed the product thought it had a good image stabiliser. Bhphotovideo.com wrote “Good Image Stabilization” in their review of this camcorder. Four years ago Ian Thomas rated the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he mentioned in his review of this camcorder on Amazon “The automatic image stabilisation is very effective, even before activating the "Powered IS" feature”. H mentioned on Amazon “With wide angles it produces surprisingly good stabilization” and gave this camcorder a rating of 80 out of 100.