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Canon LEGRIA HV40

alaTest has collected and analyzed 168 reviews of Canon LEGRIA HV40. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People are impressed by the design and image quality. The portability and price are also appreciated. Some have doubts about the viewfinder. Views are divided on the durability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Canon LEGRIA HV40 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 142 user reviews of Canon LEGRIA HV40 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the design and image quality. The portability and price are also appreciated. Many are less positive about the viewfinder, while there are some mixed views about the durability.

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90% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Canon VIXIA HV40 HD HDV Camcorder w/10x Optical Zoom - 2009 MODELCanon VIXIA HV40 HD HDV Camcorder w/10x Optical Zoom - 2009 MODEL

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes

Battery

Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BP-2L13

Camera

Minimum illumination:0.2
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black

Display

Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.86

Flash

Built-in Flash: Yes

Image sensor

Optical sensor size:25.4 / 2.7
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:2.96

Lens System

Digital Zoom:200
Filter Size:4.3
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):43.6 - 436
Focal length range (f-f):6.1 - 61
Image stabilizer: Yes
Optical Zoom:10

Operational conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40

Other features

Art: Yes
Auto Focus: Yes
Interface:USB 2.0, HDMI
Manual Focus: Yes
Night mode: Yes
Photo mode: Yes
Sports: Yes
Spotlight: Yes
Video Out:1

Ports & interfaces

Composite Video Out:1
DV port: Yes
HDMI: Yes
Microphone in: Yes
PictBridge: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1 - 1/2000

Still image

Still image resolution(s):640 x 480,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080,2048 x 1536

Storage

Camcorder tape type:HDV

Viewfinder

Viewfinder:123000
Viewfinder screen size:0.27

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:13.8
Height :8.2
Weight:535
Width:8.8