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Canon ZR70MC
2.9 out of 10

Canon ZR70MC

Designed for point and shoot simplicity, Canon's new ZR series Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Canon ZR70MC

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Overall 4
4.0

Avoid!

Tim Allen, Amazon
28 April 2008
  • Summary: As others have mentioned, this camera, along with a slew of others from Canon have a CCD problem relating to heat. I just experienced this problem and called Canon per their website.
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Overall 4
4.0

Good looks, poor performance.

Amazon
29 March 2007
  • Summary: After extensive online research, I bought this little piece of equipment for an upcoming trip. Thankfully, I decided to do some testing before leaving. While the design and features of this camera seem excellent, it leaves a lot to be desired in performance.
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Overall 4
4.0

horrible with low light

Hans R. Frey, Amazon
12 January 2007
  • Summary: i used this camcorder indoors for a recital and the picture quality was just so poorly, that the tape was useless. Luckily i used a 4 year old Sony DV as backup, where the picture quality was superb, compared to Canon. I think Canon ZR70 is ok for outdoor usage and greatly priced.
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Overall 4
4.0

Good camera but POOR indoor picture quality

tbreviewer, Amazon
18 October 2006
  • Summary: I purchased the ZR-70-MC after reading several reviews and studying several other camerass. Initially I was very pleased with the result-outdoors, that is. In sunlight the camera produces excellent picture with great color and crisp outlines.
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Overall 4
4.0

Canon ZR70 is not the camera it should be

Jeff, Amazon
27 December 2003
  • Summary: I bought the Canon ZR70 and had it for less than a week. It's very poor in low light, even inside our home with lights on. For some reason it just doesn't have enough low lux for this camera.
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Overall 4
4.0

Waste of Your Money

Amazon
7 December 2003
  • Summary: I bought a ZR70 yesterday but ended up promptly returning it only an hour later upon trying it out at home. My kids were playing the Halo game on Xbox at the time with the surround sound system on (loud, that is), and I still could hear the camcorder motor noise prominently running enough that I...
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Overall 4
4.0

Surprisingly dissappointing

Amazon
13 July 2003
  • Summary: Got it from a local store and tested it for a few days. Based on specs alone, this camcorder has, far and away, the best bang for the buck. However, I was really surprised by how BAD the video quality is. The grain is just plain awful, even in bright light.
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Overall 4
4.0

Good looks, poor performance.

Amazon
18 May 2003
  • Summary: After extensive online research, I bought this little piece of equipment for an upcoming trip. Thankfully, I decided to do some testing before leaving. While the design and features of this camera seem excellent, it leaves a lot to be desired in performance.
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Overall 4
4.0

Disappointed

Amazon
22 March 2003
  • Summary: I bought the ZR50MC in January and was somehat pleased. The camera has lots of features and is well designed (fit and finish). However, there were problems. The video quality was poor compared to other competing cameras.
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