A few Canon Legria HF G25 reviewers who reviewed it concluded that it had a good autofocus. A Reviewer gave it a rating of 80 out of 100 and wrote in their Canon Legria HF G25 review “Images are excellent and the auto-focus if you need it is very fast”. Charlie-Cj wrote on Amazon “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”. Three years ago H rated the product 80 out of 100 and said on Amazon “I was mainly looking for a camera with decent focus behavior (no hunting, good tracking), good hand-held performance”.
A few Canon Legria HF G25 reviewers thought this camcorder had a good lens. Ian Thomas wrote on Amazon “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”. Philip Chambers wrote “Brought the G25 which has a wider angle lens” and gave it a score of 5 stars. Expert website Digitalone.com.sg said “It also has a 30.4mm wide-angle 10x optical zoom lens to capture full high-definition videos”.
Some customers who bought it thought it had a good zoom. Charlie-Cj mentioned on Amazon “A very jerky zoom (to rapidly zoom in on a target for a photo” and gave the Canon Legria HF G25 an excellent review score.
A few Canon Legria HF G25 reviewers wrote in their reviews that the Canon Legria HF G25 had a good image stabiliser. H wrote on Amazon “With wide angles it produces surprisingly good stabilization” in their review. Ian Thomas wrote “The automatic image stabilisation is very effective, even before activating the "Powered IS" feature” and rated it 5 stars.