'sizable 3.5-inch screen'
'high quality recording'
'excellent high-end camcorder'
'It excels in low-light environments and it's also ideal for macro shooting.'
'crisp and clear focus'
10x optical zoom
Superb image quality
'The quality is quite good, particularly indoors, there was little jarring noise.'
'Excellent set of manual features.'
'The HF S21 also includes an electronic viewfinder, and it is Canon's only new camcorder to include such feature. '
'Canon’s superlative proprietary imaging technologies'
'There may be evident noise when recording images in lowlight conditions, resulting to grainy videos. '
'Its average color performance in bright light conditions gives it good video quality but may not be enough to provide stunning and life-like images. '
'Exceptionally lifelike tone and detail'
Very good video at highest quality setting
'full menu system'
'It lacks the HF20's 32GB built-in memory, which means you're forced to use the SD card slot at all times (an 8GB SD card is included in the sales package). '
'by its unconventional tri-tone color scheme, complete with a lustrous sparkle paint coat.'
'The battery life is very short providing only up to 100 minutes of recording time.'