Canon Vixia HF R600 vs Canon Vixia HF R62
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Canon Vixia HF R600vsCanon Vixia HF R62

Canon Vixia HF R600

86

Overall Score

86

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
The best rated video camera under $1,000, with great features
96
Reviews
572 Reviews
92
Value for Money
Excellent
83
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Overall Score
Excellent
32x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3.28MP 1" Feb 2015
Optical Zoom Max Video Resolution Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Optical Zoom 32x
Max Video Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Total Megapixels 3.28MP
Optical Sensor Size 1"
Release Date Feb 2015
Canon Vixia HF R62

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and top-rated 32x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder, with a low price
95
Reviews
213 Reviews
73
Value for Money
Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
79
Overall Score
Very Good
32x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3.28MP 1" Feb 2015
Optical Zoom Max Video Resolution Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Optical Zoom 32x
Max Video Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Total Megapixels 3.28MP
Optical Sensor Size 1"
Release Date Feb 2015
Canon Vixia HF R600

86

Overall Score

86

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
The best rated video camera under $1,000, with great features
96
Reviews
572 Reviews
92
Value for Money
Excellent
83
Features
Fully-Featured
86
Overall Score
Excellent
32x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3.28MP 1" Feb 2015
Optical Zoom Max Video Resolution Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Optical Zoom 32x
Max Video Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Total Megapixels 3.28MP
Optical Sensor Size 1"
Release Date Feb 2015
Canon Vixia HF R62

79

Overall Score

79

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and top-rated 32x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder, with a low price
95
Reviews
213 Reviews
73
Value for Money
Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
79
Overall Score
Very Good
32x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3.28MP 1" Feb 2015
Optical Zoom Max Video Resolution Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Optical Zoom 32x
Max Video Resolution 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Total Megapixels 3.28MP
Optical Sensor Size 1"
Release Date Feb 2015

Top Prices

Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
eBay
Canon VIXIA HF R600 Full HD Camcorder - White 16GB Package (Brand new, unopened)
$395.00
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Amazon US
Canon VIXIA HF R600 HI-Def Camcorder, 2.38MP, BK CNM8595B003
$796.80
Go to Store
2 Prices from 2 Stores | $395.00-$796.80
eBay
Canon Vixia HF R62 32gb Wi-Fi 1080p HD Video Camera Camcorder Professional Kit (Brand new, unopened)
$400.00
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1 Price from 1 Store | $400.00
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Reasons For

Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
3 Reasons For
Cheaper by $5
The Canon Vixia HF R600 is $5 cheaper than the Canon Vixia HF R62.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock.
Slightly Better User Reviews
The Canon Vixia HF R600 has an average user review score of 89%, whereas the Canon Vixia HF R62 has an average rating of 88% (based on 200 reviews).
2 Reasons For
HDMI
The Canon Vixia HF R62 supports HDMI, whereas the Canon Vixia HF R600 does not support HDMI.

This denotes whether the camcorder has an HDMI connection, allowing it to connect directly to TVs and monitors.

An HDMI connection allows you to display the videos you take in high definition on your TV or computer monitor, making it easy to stage screenings for family and friends!

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45g Lighter
The Canon Vixia HF R62 is a 240g camcorder. That's 45g lighter than the Canon Vixia HF R600 (285g).

This denotes the weight of the camcorder, including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

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Reasons Against

Reviews & Awards

Average User Rating

The Canon Vixia HF R600 has better user reviews than the Canon Vixia HF R62. The average user reviews score for the Canon Vixia HF R600 is 89% based on 516 reviews, where as the average score for the Canon Vixia HF R62 is 88% based on 200 reviews.
Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Best
5 stars
286 reviews
4 stars
198 reviews
3 stars
23 reviews
2 stars
4 reviews
1 star
5 reviews
5 stars
114 reviews
4 stars
70 reviews
3 stars
5 reviews
2 stars
4 reviews
1 star
7 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

For both the Canon Vixia HF R600 than the Canon Vixia HF R62 the same percentage of owners recommend the product. In both cases 90.2% recommend the product, based on a total of 522 reviews for the Canon Vixia HF R600 and 522 reviews for the Canon Vixia HF R600.

Date Released

Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
37 months old 36 months old Best

Key Features

HDMI

This denotes whether the camcorder has an HDMI connection, allowing it to connect directly to TVs and monitors.

An HDMI connection allows you to display the videos you take in high definition on your TV or computer monitor, making it easy to stage screenings for family and friends!

Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Best
No
Yes

Weight

This denotes the weight of the camcorder, including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

Specification

 
 
 
Lens System Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Optical Zoom 32x 32x
Digital Zoom 1,140x 1,140x
Image Stabilizer Type
Hybrid
 Hybrid
Hybrid
 Hybrid
Filter Size 43mm 43mm
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
 
 
 
Video Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Max Video Resolution
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
HD Type
Full HD HD
HD
 Full HD
 HD
 HD
Full HD HD
HD
 Full HD
 HD
 HD
Supported Video Modes
1080p 720p
 1080p
 720p
1080p 720p
 1080p
 720p
Video Resolutions
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) 1920 x 1080
1280 x 720 1440 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 1440 x 1080
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) 1920 x 1080
1280 x 720 1440 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 1440 x 1080
 
 
 
Image Sensor Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Total Megapixels 3.28MP 3.28MP
Optical Sensor Size 1" 1"
Sensor Type
CMOS
 CMOS
CMOS
 CMOS
Effective Megapixels (image) 2.07MP 2.07MP
Effective Megapixels (movie) 2.07MP 2.07MP
 
 
 
Storage Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Internal Storage Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 32GB
Flash Memory 32GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Memory Slots 1 1
Compatible Memory Cards
SDXC SDHC
SD/SDHC SD/SDHC/SDXC
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD/SDHC
 SD/SDHC/SDXC
SDXC SDHC
SD/SDHC SD/SDHC/SDXC
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD/SDHC
 SD/SDHC/SDXC
Camcorder Media Type
Memory card
 Memory card
Memory card
 Memory card
 
 
 
Focusing Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Normal Focusing Range Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment
Auto Manual
 Auto
 Manual
Auto Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 
 
 
Light Exposure Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Light Exposure Modes
Auto Manual
 Auto
 Manual
Auto Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 
 
 
White Balance Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
White Balance
Auto Manual
Tungsten Daylight
 Auto
 Manual
 Tungsten
 Daylight
Auto Manual
Tungsten Daylight
 Auto
 Manual
 Tungsten
 Daylight
 
 
 
Shutter Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Shutter Speed (video)
Shutter Speed (photo)
 
 
 
Display Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Display Diagonal 3" 3"
Display Resolution (numeric) 230,000 Pixels 230,000 Pixels
Display
LCD
 LCD
LCD
 LCD
 
 
 
Viewfinder Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Viewfinder Type
Not available
 Not available
Not available
 Not available
 
 
 
Camera Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Photo Effects
Black&White Vivid
 Black&White
 Vivid
Black&White Vivid
 Black&White
 Vivid
Minimum Illumination 0.4lx 0.4lx
 
 
 
Still Image Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Maximum Image Resolution
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
 
 
 
Audio Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Audio System
Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
Dolby Digital
 Dolby Digital
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
USB 2.0 Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini HDMI Port 1 1
Mini USB Port 1 1
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Canon Vixia HF R600 Canon Vixia HF R62
Weight 285g 240g
BEST
Height 58mm 58mm
Depth 116mm 116mm
Width 53mm 53mm

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