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Canon is one of the most famous Japanese multinational specializing in consumer audio and video electronics, and are responsible for some of the top rated camcorders of 2013. Canon's video camera lineup includes affordable standard definition camcorders and feature-rich, capable HD devices.

The latest Canon SD camcorders have quite long zooms, optical image stabilization, a good-sized LCD, and the famed Digic DV II processor that is a proven powerhouse.

The more advanced HD models offer you full 1080p HD, wide 20x zoom range, a 3-inch touch screen display, dynamic image stabilization and they can shoot 3.2 megapixel still pictures.

The top-rated Canon camcorders 2013 offer even more special features that mean real value for money - 24fps shooting mode, shallow depth-of-field Tele Macro mode, upto 32GB flash memory.


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Canon VIXIA HF G20
Canon VIXIA HF G30
Canon VIXIA HF R40
Canon VIXIA HF R42
Canon VIXIA HF R400
Canon VIXIA HF G20 HD Camcorder
Canon VIXIA HF G30 HD Camcorder
Canon VIXIA HF R40 HD 53x Image Stabilized Optical Zoom Camcorder
Canon VIXIA HF R42 HD 53x Image Stabilized Optical Zoom Camcorder
Canon VIXIA HF R400 HD 53x Image Stabilized Optical Zoom Camcorder
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$399
$360
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Release Date
Jan 2013
Apr 2013
Jan 2013
Jan 2013
Jan 2013
HDD Size
32.0 GB
8.0 GB
32.0 GB
32.0 GB
Optical Zoom
10.0 x
20.0 x
32.0 x
32.0 x
32.0 x
Recording Format
Flash Media, High Definition
High Definition
High Definition
High Definition
Flash Media, High Definition
Recording System
NTSC
NTSC
NTSC
NTSC
NTSC
Camcorder Type
Digital
Digital
Digital
Digital
Digital
Memory Still Resolution
2.07 MegaPixels
2.91 MegaPixels
2.07 MegaPixels
2.07 MegaPixels
2.07 MegaPixels
Recordable Media
MPEG-4, AVCHD
High Definition
Flash Media, SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card
SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card
SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card
Use
Video
Video
Video
Video
Average Rating
 4.7 stars
 4.3 stars
 3.8 stars
 4.2 stars
 3.9 stars

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