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Canon Legria HF R78

A 2 year old 3.28 megapixel 1 camcorder with average features
3.28MP 1/4.85" Yes 240g Jan 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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Canon Legria HF R78 Review

With average features, we have ranked the Canon Legria HF R78 number 544 across all camcorders.
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Average Features
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38
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 39?

At over a year old this camcorder is slightly out of date, and newer video cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest video cameras 2017.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Full HD
Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)
Does not have a built-in flash
Only 1" optical sensor size

Canon Legria HF R78 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The Canon Legria HF R78 does not have a built-in flash. Most of the other camcorders also do not have a built-in flash.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 32 times zoom factor, the Legria HF R78 has a fairly average optical zoom compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Legria HF R78 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). Most of the other video cameras also support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Full HD

Full HD

The Legria HF R78 is Full HD. Most of the other camcorders also are Full HD.

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Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This video camera has a 1/4.85|1" optical sensor size, which is the most frequently found optical sensor size on camcorders.

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Has a Face Detection

The Legria HF R78 has a face detection. Most of the other camcorders also have a face detection.

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Average Total Megapixels

With a total megapixels of 3.28 megapixels, the Legria HF R78 has a fairly standard total megapixels compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Legria HF R78 supports HDMI, as do most of the other camcorders.

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Average Battery Life (max)

At 2.9 hours, the Legria HF R78 has a pretty standard battery life (max) compared to most of the other video cameras.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Legria HF R78 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Legria HF R78 has a pretty standard display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Canon Legria HF R78 features wi-Fi. Most of the other camcorders also feature wi-Fi.

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Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The Legria HF R78 has a relatively average maximum memory card size (64 gigabytes) compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Legria HF R78 has a vari-angle LCD display. Most of the other camcorders also have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Fairly Big Digital Zoom

Video cameras have digital zooms of between 1.5x and 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 420x. At 1,140 times zoom factor, the Legria HF R78 has a quite big digital zoom compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Average Weight

With a weight of 240 grams, the Legria HF R78 has a fairly standard weight compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Legria HF R78 has a self-timer. Most of the other video cameras also have a self-timer.

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Very Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Canon Legria HF R78 has a quite long maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) (1,853 millimeter) compared to most of the other camcorders. The average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of camcorders is 790mm, and the maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 0.5mm to 2,700mm.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04549292060690, 08714574635071

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