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Canon Legria FS406

Canon Legria FS406
alaScore 81

68 reviews

Dec, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 68 reviews of Canon Legria FS406. 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. Comments about the battery and design are on the whole positive. The price and portability are also appreciated, whereas there are some mixed opinions about the durability.

usability, portability, price, design, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon Legria FS406 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Canon Legria FS406

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of Canon Legria FS406 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the battery and design. The price and usability also get good opinions, but comments about the image quality and durability are mixed.

portability, usability, price, design, battery

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

This summary is based on the products: Canon LEGRIA FS406 Camcorder - Red (37x Optical Zoom, 2.7 inch Widescreen LCD)Canon LEGRIA FS406 Camcorder - Red (37x Optical Zoom, 2.7 inch Widescreen LCD)

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

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

Battery

Battery life (max):3.45 / 3.75
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BP-808
Video recording time:3.75

Camera

3D: No
Back light compensation: Yes
Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Image processor:DIGIC DV II
Minimum illumination:1.1 / 4
Photo effects:Black&White, Mosaic, Neutral, Sepia, Skin tones / Black&White, Mosaic, Neutral, Sepia, Skin tones, Vivid
Self-timer:10
Shooting modes:Lens priority, Shutter priority

Design

Colour of product:Blue / Red / Silver

Display

Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.86
Display resolution (numeric):123000
Touchscreen: No

Flash

Built-in Flash: No
Built-in light: No

Focusing

Closest focusing distance:0.0100 / 0.1
Face detection: No
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (movie):0.54
Optical sensor resolution:800000
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 6
Sensor Type:CCD
Total MegaPixels:0.8

Lens System

Digital Zoom:2000
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):40.5 - 1676
Focal length range (f-f):2.6 - 96.2
Image stabilizer: Yes
Interchangeable lens: No
Optical Zoom:37

Light exposure

Scene modes:Beach, Fireworks, Night landscape, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Spotlight, Sunset / Beach, Fireworks, Night, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Spotlight, Sunset

Other features

Aperture range (F-F):2 - 5.2
Art: Yes
Audio output:1
Auto exposure: Yes
Auto Focus: Yes
Cable Type:USB
Fader:Y
Focus:TTL
Interface:USB 2.0 / USB, SDXC/SDHC/SD
Manual Focus: Yes
Night mode: Yes
Photo mode: Yes
Snapshot:Y
Sports: Yes
Spotlight: Yes
Video Out:1

Packaging Content

Batteries included: Yes
Bundled software:PIXELA ImageMixerTM (SD) Video Browser v1\nTransfer Utility v1 / PIXELA ImageMixerTM\nVideo Browser v1\nTransfer Utility v1
Cables included:USB
Handheld remote control: No

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
DV port: No
HDMI: No
Microphone in: No
PictBridge: Yes
S-Video In: No
S-Video Out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/2 - 1/2000 / 1/6 - 1/10000 / 1/6 - 1/2000

Still image

Histogram: Yes
Maximum image resolution:1024 x 768
Still image resolution(s):640 x 480,1024 x 768

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC
Disc types supported: No
Maximum memory card size:64

Video

Capture modes:LP, SP, XP
Dual shot (video & photo): Yes
HD type:Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Pre-record: Yes

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:12.2
Height :5.9
Weight:220
Width:5.3

White balance

White Balance:Auto, Daylight