Summary: I've owned this for close to 2 years now and I've had a lot of time to really think about a solid opinion and it's pretty simple. This has some decent hardware behind it, but the software options are hindering what you can do.
The item is just like new and there is no sign of use at ...
Amazon Customer, Amazon
27 February 2016
Summary: Bought a refurbished one from ebay for much cheaper price. The item is just like new and there is no sign of use at all. With canon 1 year refurbished warranty there is nothing to worry about. Very good cute camcorder for causal use.
has wonderful high quality footage with lots of settings
16 December 2015
Summary: has wonderful high quality footage with lots of settings. Bought this video camera to record my daughters soccer games for recruiting scouts and it does the job perfect, better than I anticipated
Excerpt: I bought this camcorder thinking it was high quality. I have recorded several VERY important events (graduation, wedding, etc.) and they are still on the camera because I cannot upload them to ANYTHING! The manual is impossible to follow because it jumps all over the place.
Disappointed and we see how it is next game we ...
April Allen, Amazon
6 March 2015
Summary: The first time we used it the battery life was not full 4 hours and started to die at about 2 hours. Disappointed and we see how it is next game we are filming of our son playing high school soccer. Could buy a backup battery for another $100.