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Canon ZR70MC
3.3 out of 10

Canon ZR70MC

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

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Reviews and Problems with Canon ZR70MC

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Overall 4
4.0

I would not recommend this camera because of its unreliability.

dahlfarm, Ebay
10 June 2012
  • Summary: Great litle camera, but not reliable, Our first purchase broke down and was repaired without charge from the factory. It broke down again, a completely different problem, this time not under warranty. So we bought a used camera on ebay which works fine so far.
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Overall 4
4.0

If you insist on buying one, don't expect it to last.

wado1942, Ebay
9 August 2011
  • Summary: Stay away from the ZR series camcorders. I had a ZR65mc that suddenly stopped ejecting. This one did the same. I see countless reports from others affirming the bad design. Also, the audio defaults to 12-bit 32K so you have to go into the menue every time to change it to something listenable (16-bit...
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Overall 4
4.0

horrible with low light

Hans R. Frey "hansi", Amazon
22 October 2003
  • 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
23 June 2003
  • 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

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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