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Canon VIXIA HF S200

alaTest has collected and analysed 91 reviews from magazines and websites. Ratings about the portability and battery are overall positive. The usability and image quality are also appreciated, but many are less positive about the viewfinder.

price, image quality, usability, battery, portability


We analysed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon VIXIA HF S200 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 66 user reviews of Canon VIXIA HF S200 from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on People are impressed by the memory and portability. The price and image quality are also mentioned favorably, whereas opinions about the reliability and size are mixed. Many are critical about the viewfinder.

usability, image quality, price, portability, memory


97% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Canon VIXIA HF S200 Flash Memory Camcorder - 2010 MODELCanon VIXIA HF S200 Flash Memory Camcorder - 2010 MODEL

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications


3 Chip Technic: No
Chip Type:CMOS
Image Stabiliser:Optical Image Stabiliser
Sensor Size:1/2.6''


Digital Input: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface :SD Card / SD HC Card
USB: Yes
USB Interface: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No
Wireless Interface: No

General Features

3D: No
Format:Memory Card
Handheld Position:Horizontal
Product Type:Camcorder
Resolution:Full HD


Longest Shutter Speed in s:1/2
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/2000


Face Detection Mode:Face Detection
Recording Format:16:9 / 4:3