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Canon Vixia HF R400 Reviewed on January 7, 2013 Check prices
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Canon Vixia HF R400
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.5 stars out of 1 review

The Bottom Line: The low-end HF R series announced at CES survives the annual purge for the slowly dying category. Read review

Specs: CMOS, 8.3 oz, 32 x x, Zoom lens - 2.8 mm - 89.6 mm - F/1.8-4.5, - Camcorder, Canon VIXIA HF R400 - Flash card, 2.1 in, 4.6 in, 2.2 in

Canon Vixia HV30 Reviewed on February 25, 2008 Check prices
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Canon Vixia HV30
  • CNET Editor rating:
    4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 21 reviews

The Bottom Line: An extremely minor upgrade from the HV20, the Canon Vixia HV30 remains a quality HDV camcorder with a couple of performance issues. Read review

Specs: CMOS, Built-in flash, 1.2 lbs, 10 x x Zoom lens - 6.1 mm - 61 mm - F/1.8-3.0, Canon HV30 - Camcorder - Mini DV (HDV), 5.4 in, 3.5 in, 3.2 in

Canon Vixia HF R42 Reviewed on January 7, 2013 Check prices
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Canon Vixia HF R42

The Bottom Line: The low-end HF R series announced at CES survives the annual purge for the slowly dying category. Read review

Specs: CMOS, 8.3 oz, - Camcorder, Canon VIXIA HF R42 - Flash card, 4.6 in, 52 x x, Zoom lens - 2.8 mm - 89.6 mm - F/1.8-4.5, 2.2 in, 2.1 in

Canon Vixia HF R40 Reviewed on January 7, 2013 Check prices
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Canon Vixia HF R40

The Bottom Line: The low-end HF R series announced at CES survives the annual purge for the slowly dying category. Read review

Specs: CMOS, 8.3 oz, 4.6 in, 2.2 in, 2.1 in, 32 x x, Zoom lens - 2.8 mm - 89.6 mm, - Camcorder, Canon VIXIA HF R40 - Flash card, - Internal flash memory

Canon Vixia HF G20 Reviewed on January 7, 2013 Check prices
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Canon Vixia HF G20

The Bottom Line: The Vixia HF G20 announced at CES incorporates a new sensor and lower price. Read review

Specs: HD CMOS Pro, 1.3 lbs, 3.1 in, 10 x x, Zoom lens - 4.25 mm - 42.5 mm - F/1.8-2.8, 6.3 in, 3 in, - Camcorder, Canon VIXIA HF G20 - Flash card

Canon XH A1 Reviewed on May 23, 2007 Check prices
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Canon XH A1
  • CNET Editor rating:
    Editors' choice 4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.9 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 19 reviews

The Bottom Line: Canon's XH A1 and XH G1 are excellent camcorders for entry-level professionals and independent filmmakers, with hard-to-beat prices for what they offer. Read review

Specs: 3CCD, None, 4.7 lbs, Canon XH A1 - Camcorder - Mini DV (HDV), 7.4 in, 6.4 in, 13.8 in, 20 x x Zoom lens - 4.5 mm - 90 mm - F/1.6

Canon GL2 Reviewed on September 23, 2002 Check prices
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Canon GL2
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.9 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 55 reviews

The Bottom Line: This outstanding performer raises the bar for prosumer MiniDV camcorders. Read review

Specs: 3CCD with Pixel Shift, None, 2.6 lbs, 4.6 in, 5.4 in, 12 in, Canon GL2 - Camcorder - Mini DV, Canon 20 x x Zoom lens - 4.2 mm - 84 mm - F/1.6-2.9

Canon Vixia HF200 Reviewed on April 20, 2009 Check prices
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Canon Vixia HF200
  • CNET Editor rating:
    4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 29 reviews

The Bottom Line: While it's more expensive than its sub-$600 competitors, the Canon Vixia HF20 and Vixia HF200 deliver a more extensive feature set for the extra money. The HF200, which lacks internal memory, is probably a better buy than the HF20, though the HF20's all-black body is a bit classier looking. Read review

Specs: CMOS, 2.99 megapixels, Built-in flash, 12 oz, Canon VIXIA HF200 - Camcorder - Flash card, 4.9 in, 2.4 in, 2.8 in, 15 x x Zoom lens - 4.1 mm - 61.5 mm - F/1.8-3.2

Canon XA10
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 2 reviews

Specs: HD CMOS Pro, None, 1.7 lbs, 3 in, 3 in, Zoom lens, 10 x x 4.25 mm - 42.5 mm - F/1.8-2.8, - Camcorder, Canon XA10 - Flash card, 6.3 in

Canon Vixia HF100 Reviewed on April 16, 2008 Check prices
Product overview
Canon Vixia HF100
  • CNET Editor rating:
    4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 29 reviews

The Bottom Line: One of a pair of Canon's first flash-based camcorders, the Canon Vixia HF100, delivers excellent HD video quality and performance in a tiny package. Read review

Specs: CMOS, 13.4 oz, 5.1 in, 12 x x Zoom lens - 4.8 mm - 57 mm - F/1.8-3.0, 2.9 in, 2.5 in, Canon VIXIA HF100 - Camcorder - Flash card

Canon XA20 Reviewed on April 3, 2013 Check prices
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Canon XA20

The Bottom Line: A larger sensor and longer lens are among the improvements Canon incorporates into its top-of-the-line consumer and compact pro models. Read review

Specs: CMOS, 27 oz, 7.2 in, 4.3 in, - Camcorder, Canon XA20 - Flash card, 3.3 in, 20 x x, Zoom lens - 3.67 mm - 73.4 mm - F/1.8-2.8

Canon Vixia HF R300 (Black)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 5.0 stars out of 1 review

Specs: CMOS, 8.8 oz, 2.2 in, 4.5 in, 2.1 in, 32 x x Zoom lens - 2.8 mm - 89.6 mm - F/1.8-4.5, Canon VIXIA HF R300 - Camcorder - Flash card

Canon Vixia HF S100 Reviewed on April 7, 2009 Check prices
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Canon Vixia HF S100
  • CNET Editor rating:
    4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 13 reviews

The Bottom Line: An excellent flash-based prosumer HD camcorder, you may nevertheless pass on the Canon Vixia HF S100 because it lacks an eye-level viewfinder. It's probably a better buy than the identical--but more expensive, because it has 32GB built-in memory--Vixia HF S10. Read review

Specs: CMOS, Pop-up flash, 15.9 oz, 2.8 in, 10 x x Zoom lens - 6.4 mm - 64 mm - F/1.8-3.0, Canon VIXIA HF S100 - Camcorder - Flash card, 2.7 in, 5.4 in

Canon Vixia HF M40 (Black) Reviewed on May 3, 2011 Check prices
Product overview
Canon Vixia HF M40 (Black)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.8 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 3 reviews

The Bottom Line: A fine follow-up to last year's M3xx series, the Canon Vixia M4xx series should please most home-movie-oriented videographers despite its relatively high price. If you don't need the EVF, the M400 is your best buy, but if you'll be shooting a lot in sunlight, it's worth it to step up to the M41. Read review

Specs: CMOS, 12.3 oz, 2.9 in, - F/1.8 - 3.0, 10 x x Zoom lens - 6.1 mm - 61 mm, 2.8 in, Canon VIXIA HF M40 - Camcorder - Flash card, 5.2 in

Canon Vixia HF20 Reviewed on April 20, 2009 Check prices
Product overview
Canon Vixia HF20
  • CNET Editor rating:
    4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 17 reviews

The Bottom Line: While it's more expensive than its sub-$600 competitors, the Canon Vixia HF20 and Vixia HF200 deliver a more extensive feature set for the extra money. The HF200, which lacks internal memory, is probably a better buy than the HF20, though the HF20's all-black body is a bit classier-looking. Read review

Specs: CMOS, 2.99 megapixels, Built-in flash, 12 oz, 4.9 in, 2.8 in, Canon VIXIA HF20 - Camcorder - Flash card, 2.4 in, 15 x x Zoom lens - 4.1 mm - 61.5 mm - F/1.8-3.2

Canon Vixia HF M500
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 2 reviews

Specs: HD CMOS Pro, 10.9 oz, 10 x x Zoom lens - 6.1 mm - 61 mm - F/1.8-3.0, 4.8 in, Canon VIXIA HF M500 - Camcorder - Flash card, 2.7 in, 2.5 in

Canon Vixia HF S10 Reviewed on April 6, 2009 Check prices
Product overview
Canon Vixia HF S10
  • CNET Editor rating:
    4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 5.0 stars out of 7 reviews

The Bottom Line: An excellent flash-based prosumer HD camcorder, you may nevertheless pass on the Canon Vixia HF S10 because it lacks an eye-level viewfinder. And the identical--but cheaper, because it has no built-in memory--Vixia HF S100 may also be a better buy. Read review

Specs: CMOS, Pop-up flash, 15.9 oz, 2.8 in, 5.4 in, Canon VIXIA HF S10 - Camcorder - Flash card, 10 x x Zoom lens - 6.4 mm - 64 mm - F/1.8-3.0, 2.7 in

Canon Vixia HF M30 Reviewed on August 5, 2010 Check prices
Product overview
Canon Vixia HF M30
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.5 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 10 reviews

The Bottom Line: At its best, the Canon Vixia HF M3x series--composed of the M300, M30, M31, and M32--delivers a very good blend of video quality, features, and performance for the money, but some people may find the touch-screen interface extremely frustrating to use and the battery life painfully short. Plus, you really need to bump up to the highest bit rate quality. Of the series, the HF M300 is the best deal. Read review

Specs: CMOS, Built-in flash, 11.3 oz, 2.7 in, 2.4 in, 15 x x Zoom lens - 4.1 mm - 61.5 mm - F/1.8-3.2, Canon VIXIA HF M30 - Camcorder - Flash card, 4.8 in

Canon HG10 Reviewed on August 10, 2007 Check prices
Product overview
Canon HG10
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.5 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 29 reviews

The Bottom Line: A solid hard-drive based HD camcorder, the Canon HG10 nevertheless has its share of annoying quirks. Read review

Specs: CMOS, 2.07 megapixels, Built-in flash, 1.1 lbs, Canon HG10 - Camcorder - Hard disk drive, 3.2 in, 3 in, 10 x x Zoom lens - 6.1 mm - 61 mm - F/1.8-3.0, 5.1 in

Canon Vixia HG20 Reviewed on September 29, 2008 Check prices
Product overview
Canon Vixia HG20
  • CNET Editor rating:
    4.0 stars Excellent
      Overall score: 8.0 (4.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 32 reviews

The Bottom Line: Like its cousin, the flash-based HF11, Canon's Vixia HG20 delivers excellent HD video quality and performance albeit in a slightly larger, heavier package. However, you do get more storage space and a lower price. Read review

Specs: CMOS, Built-in flash, 16.4 oz, 3.1 in, 12 x x Zoom lens - 4.8 mm - 57 mm - F/1.8-3.0, Canon VIXIA HG20 - Camcorder - Hard disk drive, - Flash card, 5.4 in, 3 in

Canon GL1

Specs: 3CCD, None, 2.6 lbs, 10.7 in, 4.6 in, 5.3 in, 20 x x Zoom lens - 4.2 mm - 84 mm - F/1.6-2.9, Canon GL1 - Camcorder - Mini DV

Canon Vixia HF R30

Specs: CMOS, 8.8 oz, Canon VIXIA HF R30 - Camcorder - Flash card, 2.1 in, 32 x x Zoom lens - 2.8 mm - 89.6 mm - F/1.8-4.5, 4.5 in, 2.2 in

Canon Vixia HF M31 Reviewed on August 5, 2010 Check prices
Product overview
Canon Vixia HF M31
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.5 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 6 reviews

The Bottom Line: At its best, the Canon Vixia HF M3x series--composed of the M300, M30, M31, and M32--delivers a very good blend of video quality, features, and performance for the money, but some people may find the touch-screen interface extremely frustrating to use and the battery life painfully short. Plus, you really need to bump up to the highest bit rate quality. Of the series, the HF M300 is the best deal. Read review

Specs: CMOS, Built-in flash, 11.3 oz, Canon VIXIA HF M31 - Camcorder - Flash card, 2.7 in, 2.4 in, 4.8 in, 15 x x Zoom lens - 4.1 mm - 61.5 mm - F/1.8-3.2

Canon VIXIA HV40
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 5 reviews

Specs: CMOS, Built-in flash, 1.2 lbs, 3.5 in, Canon VIXIA HV40 - Camcorder - Mini DV (HDV), 3.2 in, 5.4 in, 10 x x Zoom lens - 6.1 mm - 61 mm - F/1.8-3.0

Canon XA25 Reviewed on April 3, 2013 Check prices
Product overview
Canon XA25

The Bottom Line: A larger sensor and longer lens are among the improvements Canon incorporates into its top-of-the-line consumer and compact pro models. Read review

Specs: CMOS, 27.2 oz, - Camcorder, Canon XA25 - Flash card, 7.2 in, 3.3 in, 4.3 in, 20 x x, Zoom lens - 3.67 mm - 73.4 mm - F/1.8-2.8

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