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CANON DC210

alaTest has collected and analyzed 117 reviews of CANON DC210. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Comments about the battery and zoom are generally positive. The portability and price also get good views, but many are less positive about the color and durability. Views are divided on the image quality.

usability, price, portability, zoom, battery

durability, color

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the CANON DC210 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for CANON DC210

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 47 user reviews of CANON DC210 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the battery and design. The image quality and portability are also mentioned favorably. Views are divided on the price. Many are critical about the color and durability.

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durability, color

66% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Canon DC210 DVD Camcorder with 35x Optical ZoomCanon DC210 DVD Camcorder with 35x Optical Zoom

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: Chris Jager (goodgearguide.com.au)

Canon DC 210

 

35x optical zoom, Plenty of functions for the asking price

0.8Mp, Complex interface

The DC210 performs solidly for an entry-level, low resolution camera. However, it's difficult to recommend in the face of superior DVD models which are only slightly more expensive.

Jul, 2007

Expert review by: Good Gear Guide.au (goodgearguide.com.au)

Expert Review

 

The DC210 performs solidly for an entry-level, low resolution camera. However, it's difficult to recommend in the face of superior DVD models which are only slightly more expensive.

35x optical zoom, Plenty of functions for the asking price

0.8Mp, Complex interface

Jan, 2007

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Digital
Built-In Microphone: Yes

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Stereo
Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BP-208
Manufacturer Battery Name:Canon BP-208

Camcorder Features

Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes
Widescreen Video Capture:Widescreen Video Capture

Camera

Minimum illumination:1.1
Photo effects:Black&White, Mosaic, Neutral, Sepia, Vivid
Self-timer:10

Design

Colour of product:Silver
LED indicators: Yes

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:12.8cm
Height:9cm
Weight:400g
Width:5.4cm

Display

Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.86
Display Resolution:123000

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.7in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.9cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Beach / Fireworks / Night mode / Portrait mode / Snow / Sports mode / Spotlight / Sunset

Header

Manufacturer:Canon
Model:210
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Canon DC

Image sensor

Optical sensor size:25.4 / 6
Sensor Type:CCD
Total MegaPixels:0.8

Lens System

Digital Zoom:1000
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):49.8 - 1743
Focal length range (f-f):2.3 - 91 / 2.6 - 91
Image stabilizer: Yes
Lens Aperture:F/2.0-5.0
Max Focal Length:91mm
Min Focal Length:2.6mm
Optical Zoom:35
Optical Zoom:35
Type:Zoom lens

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Effective Still Resolution:0.53Megapixel
Camcorder Effective Video Resolution:540Kpix
Camcorder Sensor Resolution:800Kpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/6"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):4.2 mm ( 1/6" ) / 4.2 mm ( 1/6 )
Optical Sensor Type:CCD
Sensor Qty:1CCD

Optical System

Image Stabiliser:Electronic

Other features

Aperture range (F-F):2 - 5
Art: Yes
Auto Focus: Yes
I/O ports:AV\nBuilt-in charger
Interface:AV
Manual Focus: Yes
Night mode: Yes
Photo mode: Yes
Sports: Yes
Spotlight: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DV port: No
PictBridge: No
S-Video In: No
S-Video Out: No

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/6 - 1/2000

Still image

Still image resolution(s):1024 x 768

Storage

Compatible memory cards: No

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Digital Video Format:MPEG-2
Faders:Black fader / Wipe fader
Media Type:DVD-R (8cm) / DVD-R DL (8 cm) / DVD-RW (8 cm)
Shooting Modes:Digital photo mode
Special Effects:Art / Black & White / Monotone / Mosaic / Neutral / Sepia / Skin Detail / Vivid
Still Image Format:JPEG
Type:Camcorder

Viewfinder

Image Aspect Ratio (camcorders):16:9
Viewfinder:123000
Viewfinder Colour Support:Colour
Viewfinder screen size:0.27
Viewfinder Type:LCD monitor

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:12.8
Height :9
Weight:400
Width:5.4