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Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506

Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506
alaScore 86

46 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 46 reviews of Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Canon Legria / IVIS / Vixia HF M506 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Canon LEGRIA HF M506 Camcorder - Black (10x Optical Zoom) 3.0 Inch LCD TouchscreenCanon LEGRIA HF M506 Camcorder - Black (10x Optical Zoom) 3.0 Inch LCD Touchscreen

Feb, 2018

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0 / Dolby Digital 2.0/5.1
Built-In Microphone:Y / Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes

Battery

Battery life (max):2.10 / 2.16
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BP-718

Camera

3D: No
3D compatibility:N
Back light compensation: Yes
Back Light Compensation (BLC):Y
Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Image processor:DIGIC DV III
Image quality adjustment:Brightness, Colour depth, Contrast, Saturation, Sharpness / Brightness, Colour depth, Contrast, Sharpness
Minimum illumination:0.1 / 1
Photo effects:Fader
Progressive Scan: Yes
Self-timer:2,10
Self-timer delay:2,10

Design

Colour of product:Black
LED indicators: Yes
Tripod mountable: Yes

Display

Built-in Display:Y / Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:7.62 / 76.2
Display resolution (numeric):230000
Touch screen:Y
Touchscreen: Yes

Flash

Built-in Flash:N / No
Built-in light: No

Focusing

Closest focusing distance:0.0100 / 0.1
Face detection:Y / Yes
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (image):2.07
Effective megapixels (movie):2.07
Optical sensor size:1/0.0512 / 25.4 / 3
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:2.37

Lens System

Digital Zoom:200
Filter Size:4.3 / 43
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):43.6 - 436
Focal length range (f-f):6.1 - 61
Image stabilizer:Y / Yes
Image stabilizer type:Optical
Interchangeable lens: No
Maximum aperture number:3
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):43.6
Minimum aperture number:1.8
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):4.36
Optical Zoom:10

Light exposure

Light exposure modes:Auto
Scene modes:Beach, Dusk, Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Spotlight, Sunset, Underwater / Beach, Fireworks, Night, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Spotlight, Sunset, Underwater / Beach, Fireworks, Night, Snow, Sports, Sunset, Underwater

Networking

Wi-Fi:No / Yes

Other features

AV output:1
Interface:USB
Wireless Connection: Yes
Zoom capability:Y

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:USB
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
Composite Video Out:1
DC-in jack:Y / Yes
DV port:N / No
HDMI:Y / Yes
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
Mini HDMI ports quantity:1
Mini-USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
S-Video In:N / No
S-Video Out:N / No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB connector type:Mini-USB A / Mini-USB A, Mini-USB B

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:0.0005 - 0.5 / 1/2 - 1/2000 / 1/2000 / 1/2000 - 1/2

Still image

Continuous shooting mode: Yes
Maximum image resolution:1920 x 1080
Still image resolution(s):1280 x 720,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type:N / No
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC
Disc types supported:N / No
Flash memory:4
Internal storage capacity:64
Maximum memory card size:64
Memory slots:1

Video

Bitrate at maximum video resolution:24
Capture modes:FXP, LP, MXP, SP, XP+
Full HD:Y
HD type:Full HD
HD-Ready:Y
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Pre-record: Yes
Supported video modes:1080p / 1080p, 720p
Video formats supported:AVCHD, MP4 / AVCHD, MPEG4
Video Resolutions:1280 x 720, 1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080 / 1280 x 720,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type:N / No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:12.1 / 121
Height :6.4 / 64
Weight:360
Width:6.8 / 68

White balance

White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Shade, Tungsten / Cloudy, Daylight, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Shade, Tungsten / Daylight, Shade, Tungsten