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Canon HF20
6.0 out of 10

Canon HF20

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Reviews and Problems with Canon HF20

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Overall 6
6.0

awesome pictures, but maintenance nightmare

Lily Misra, Amazon
30 October 2013
  • Summary: I bought this camcorder after reading a lot of review. I was a Sony buyer up until now. I must say the picture quality is fantastic. But the software that comes with it, is totally inadequate. It does not even convert the .MTS files and create pure HD effect.
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Overall 6
6.0

A lot of features put into a little camera.

ta2dcple, Ebay
18 June 2011
  • Summary: I purchased this camcorder by accident. I wanted the model HF S20 instead, but this camcorder is super small. It has an internal memory, or you can use flash cards. It is a bit annoying switching between the two because you have to manually setup the camera to do that.
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Overall 6
6.0

Would have given 5 Stars but software is lousy

Jeff Shopper "Shopper Assistant", Amazon
9 February 2010
  • Summary: The camera is outstanding the quality is great. The issue start after all the recording is done. The provided software is not good at all. If you purchase be prepared to fork over additional cash for pro grade editing software.
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Overall 6
6.0

Nifty camera. Lousy battery life.

Sridhar, Amazon
1 July 2009
  • Summary: Just bought this a week ago. Still getting used to the tiny size, and the lack of an optical viewfinder. However, unlikely to get used to the piffling battery life. 1 to 1 1/2 hours! Not even enough for a day trip to Disneyland. What am I supposed to do? Carry a charger everywhere?
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Overall 6
6.0

What they DON'T tell you

S. Magliocco, Amazon
23 June 2009
  • Summary: The camera itself seems to work just fine. I wouldn't know. I have been unable to upload video onto my PC. What I didn't know going into my purchase was that the HD video gets rendered in a format that requires specific software to upload it, view it and edit it on a regular pc.
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Overall 6
6.0

Kennt keine SDHC Class10

H. Lang, Amazon
22 November 2009
  • Summary: Hallo, im großen und ganzen bin ich mit dem Canon HF20 Camcorder zufrieden, soweit man das nach ein paar Tagen sagen kann. Auch Aufnahmen, abends im Wohnzimmer, allerdings mit Halogen-Deckenfluter (300 W) erhellt, sind qualitativ völlig ok und nicht verrauscht wie es in einigen Testberichten...
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Overall 6
6.0

Am falschen Ende gespart - deutlich schlechtere Bildwerte als sein Vorgänger

Kristof, Amazon
21 June 2009
  • Summary: Die neuen Modelle von Canon der HF2-Serie bieten leider neben einigen Verbesserungen im Vergleich zur HF1-Serie, auch einige gravierende Nachteile. Außer etwas kompakteren Abmaßen (die HF20 ist ca.
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