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Canon Vixia HF R600

86

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Canon Vixia HF R600

$395.00
Canon Vixia HF R600
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The best rated video camera under $1,000, with great features
32x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3.28MP 1" Feb 2015
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Canon Vixia HF R600 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Canon Vixia HF R600 number 24 across all camcorders.
96
Reviews
572 Reviews
92
Value for Money
Excellent
83
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 86?

It has great user reviews with 96% of buyers recommending this camcorder to others.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer video cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This Canon camcorder has some great features:
Bigger than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Bigger than average digital zoom
Full HD

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Canon Vixia HF R600 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

Whilst the product is more expensive than 51% of video cameras, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $395.00 we think it represents good value for money overall.

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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 Canon Vixia HF R600 of only 3.28MP is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 31% of all camcorders when ordered 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 frequently found resolution on camcorders.

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Very Small Optical Sensor Size

Video cameras have optical sensor sizes of between 0.12" and 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37". The optical sensor size of the Canon Vixia HF R600 of only 0.206" is smaller than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is smaller than 66% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The smallest optical zoom of camcorders is 1x, the biggest is 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x. The optical zoom of the Vixia HF R600 of 32x is in the biggest 23% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Average Weight

The Canon Vixia HF R600's weight of 285g is fairly average compared to most other camcorders. It is heavier than 42% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Vixia HF R600 has an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The smallest digital zoom of camcorders is 1.5x, the biggest is 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 460x. The Vixia HF R600's digital zoom of 1,140x is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 17% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Support HDMI

The Vixia HF R600 does not support HDMI, unlike most other camcorders. 70% of camcorders support HDMI.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Canon Vixia HF R600's display diagonal of 3" is relatively average compared to most other camcorders. It is larger than 56% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (image)

The average effective megapixels (image) of all camcorders is 5.6MP, with the lowest being 0.46MP and the highest being 25MP. The effective megapixels (image) of the Vixia HF R600 of only 2.07MP is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lowest 31% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (movie)

The effective megapixels (movie) of the Canon Vixia HF R600 of only 2.07MP is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lowest 22% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The effective megapixels (movie) of camcorders range from 0.41MP to 17MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 4.7MP.

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Full HD

The Vixia HF R600 is Full HD. 70% of camcorders also are Full HD.

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Has a Microphone in

The Vixia HF R600 has a microphone in. 75% of camcorders do not have a microphone in.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

canon canhfr600bk, canon cnm8595b003, canon 0280c001, canon 8595b003

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