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Canon Legria HF R66

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Canon Legria HF R66

$369.99
Canon Legria HF R66
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A top-rated and fully featured 32x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera, with a fair price
32x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3.28MP 1" Jan 2015
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Canon Legria HF R66 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Canon Legria HF R66 number 78 across all camcorders.
97
Reviews
34 Reviews
84
Value for Money
Very Good
87
Features
Fully-Featured
87
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 87?

It has superb user reviews with an average user rating of 91%, based on 34 reviews.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer camcorders with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest camcorders 2018.
This Canon camcorder has some great features:
Bigger than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Bigger than average digital zoom
Supports HDMI
LEGRIA HF r66
Benefits
Detailed features
Life's about sharing
Sharp results on every occasion
Every memory in magnificent detail
Fun for the whole family
Don't lose track
Capture many firsts
Great sounding movies
Flexible recording

Canon Legria HF R66 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is cheaper than 52% of video cameras, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $369.99 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

Features

Very Small Total Megapixels

Camcorders have total megapixels of between 0.3MP and 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP. The total megapixels of the Legria HF R66 of only 3.28MP is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 30% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Sensor Size

The Legria HF R66's optical sensor size of only 0.206" is smaller than 70% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The smallest optical sensor size of camcorders is 0.12", the largest is 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.38".

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the Legria HF R66 of 32x is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 21% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The average optical zoom of all camcorders is 19x, with the smallest being 1x and the biggest being 70x.

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Average Weight

The Canon Legria HF R66's weight of 235g is relatively average compared to most other camcorders. It is heavier than 59% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

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

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Legria HF R66 has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

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Average Maximum Battery Life

The maximum battery life of the Legria HF R66 of 2.1h is relatively standard compared to most other video cameras. It is longer than 58% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Legria HF R66's display diagonal of 3" is pretty typical compared to most other video cameras. It is in the largest 44% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Canon Legria HF R66 of 1,140x is bigger than 88% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The average digital zoom of all camcorders is 460x, with the smallest being 1.5x and the biggest being 3,500x.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Legria HF R66 supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

The Canon Legria HF R66 does not support PictBridge. 97% of camcorders also do not support PictBridge.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Canon Legria HF R66 has a self-timer, unlike 92% of camcorders which do not have a self-timer.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (movie)

The average effective megapixels (movie) of all camcorders is 4.7MP, with the lowest being 0.41MP and the highest being 17MP. The Canon Legria HF R66's effective megapixels (movie) of only 2.07MP is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is lower than 81% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (image)

The Canon Legria HF R66's effective megapixels (image) of only 2.07MP is in the lowest 26% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. Camcorders have effective megapixels (image) of between 0.46MP and 25MP, and the average effective megapixels (image) is 5.6MP.

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Very Small Internal Storage Capacity

The smallest internal storage capacity of camcorders is 0.1GB, the largest is 220GB, and the average internal storage capacity is 27GB. The internal storage capacity of the Legria HF R66 of only 8GB is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 73% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Very Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Canon Legria HF R66 of 1,850mm is in the longest 5% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. Camcorders have maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 58mm and 2,700mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 930mm.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Canon Legria HF R66 is Full HD. 70% of camcorders also are Full HD.

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Does Not Have a Microphone in

The Legria HF R66 does not have a microphone in. 75% of camcorders also do not have a microphone in.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Legria HF R66 has a handheld remote control, unlike 92% of camcorders which do not have a handheld remote control.

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Average Video Recording Time

The video recording time of the Legria HF R66 of 3.15h is relatively average compared to most other camcorders. It is longer than 44% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Small Closest Focusing Distance

Across all the camcorders the closest focusing distances range from 0.0005m to 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.35m. The closest focusing distance of the Canon Legria HF R66 of only 0.01m is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 16% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Legria HF R66 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 87% of camcorders do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Legria HF R66 has a built-in microphone. 54% of camcorders also have a built-in microphone.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Legria HF R66 features wi-Fi. 76% of camcorders do not feature wi-Fi.

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Longer Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Across all the camcorders the minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 10mm to 110mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 32mm. The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Legria HF R66 of 32.5mm is longer than 66% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the Canon Legria HF R66 of 4.5 is in the highest 33% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The maximum aperture numbers of camcorders range from 1.6 to 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 5.

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Has a Face Detection

The Legria HF R66 has a face detection, unlike 70% of camcorders which do not have a face detection.

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Product Identifiers

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04549292034868, 08714574626765, 08714574626789, 08714574628981

Canon Legria HF R66

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