VIXIA HF R500 Full HD 1080p Camcorder

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Discover a world of new shooting possibilities with VIXIA HF R500 camcorder's giant 57x Advanced Zoom! Get up close from virtually anywhere and feel free to walk while shooting: the camcorder's SuperRange Optical Image Stabilizer will keep your video sharp and steady. Capture truly impressive, amazingly realistic 1920 x 1080 Full HD video with the Canon 3.28 Megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor and DIGIC DV 4 Image Processor. Even the fastest moving subjects are rendered with crisp detail thanks to 1080/60p recording in easy-to-share MP4 (35 Mbps) and AVCHD Progressive (28 Mbps) formats, and video is recorded directly to a convenient, removable SD memory card.

Product Information
Mfr Part#9176B002
Series VIXIA
Model HF R500
Color White
Optical Sensor 1/4.85" CMOS
Image Stabilization Electronic image stabilizer
Minimum Illumination 5 lux (0.4 lux low light mode)
Exposure Control
White Balance Automatic, and preset white balance selections
White Balance Presets Auto, Daylight, Tungsten, Manual
Viewfinder & Display
Display 3.0" Capacitive Touch Panel Widescreen Color LCD
Supported Video Formats AVCHD, MPEG4
Audio Formats Dolby Digital AC3 (2 Channel); MPEG-2 AAC-LC (2 Channel)
Optical Zoom 32x
Digital Zoom 1140x
Focal Length 2.8mm - 89.6mm focal length
Lens Aperture F/1.8 - 4.5 lens aperture range
Minimum Focus Distance 0.39" minimum focus distance
Recording Media Memory Card
Face Detection Yes
Battery Requires Canon Li-On Battery Pack (BP-718 battery is included)
Physical Specifications
Weight 10.1 oz.
Dimensions (WxDxH) 2.1" x 2.2" x 4.6"
Package Contents
What's in the Box VIXIA HF R500, Battery pack BP-718, Compact Power Adapter CA-110, USB Interface Cable IFC-300PCU, Mini-HDMI HTC-100
Manufacturer Warranty
Parts 1 Year Limited
Labor 1 Year Limited


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