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Canon LEGRIA HF R86

Canon LEGRIA HF R86
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6 Reviews
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Features
Fully-Featured
87
Popularity
Widely Available
88
Value for Money
Very Good
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Age
2 Years Old
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Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A good value for money and fully featured 32x optical zoom, 240g video camera, with very good user reviews. It has an image stabilizer and a digital zoom of 1,140x, supports HDMI and features Wi-Fi.
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3.28MP
32x
Optical Zoom
1"
Optical Sensor Size
1920 x
1080
(Full
240g
3.25h
Battery Life
Image
Stabiliz-
er
1,140x
(Digital)
HDMI
3"
Screen Size
1920 x
1080
(Full
Optical
Flip-Out
Screen
Full HD
Wi-Fi
SD /
SDHC /
SDXC /
handheld
Full HD
Built-in
Micropho-
ne
Face
Detectio-
n
CMOS
Near
Field
Communic-
Built-in
Display
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Canon LEGRIA HF R86 Price History

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.

Having analysed the historic price trend for the Canon LEGRIA HF R86 we calculated that there is a 65% chance that prices will remain steady over the next 2 weeks.

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Representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Canon LEGRIA HF R86 number 3 across all camcorders.

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Reviews
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Features
88
Popularity
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Value for Money
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Age

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 86?

several reviews mentioned that it has average user reviews with an average user rating of 67%. Looking across the entire Canon camcorder range, the average reviews for all Canon camcorders are excellent.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Longer than average maximum battery life
Supports HDMI
Superb quality
Effortless creativity
Easily record and share
Rock steady zooming

What is the Kagoo Score?

We calculate the Kagoo Score for each camcorder by looking at its reviews, features, popularity, age and value for money.

The Kagoo Score is an easy way to understand whether the camcorder is recommended.

The Kagoo Scores are constantly being updated. As newer, higher spec camcorders come to market, the older camcorders will gradually have their Kagoo Score reduced.

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Average Review Score

3.4 stars (6 reviews)

17%

of Customers Would Recommend
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What Are People Saying About the Canon LEGRIA HF R86?

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Features

Key Reasons For and Against

Bigger than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Longer than average maximum battery life
Supports HDMI
Bigger than average digital zoom
Features Wi-Fi
Has a built-in microphone
Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)
Tripod mountable
Has a self-timer
Full HD
Has a face detection
Has a vari-angle LCD display
Very small closest focusing distance
Longer than average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
Higher than average maximum aperture number
Average weight
Average display diagonal
Very small total megapixels
Only 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution
Only 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) still image resolution
Does not have a microphone in
Very low effective megapixels (movie)
Very low effective megapixels (image)
Very Small Total Megapixels

Camcorders have total megapixels of between 0.3MP and 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP. The total megapixels of the LEGRIA HF R86 of only 3.28MP is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 70% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Only 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Resolution

This camcorder has a max video resolution of 1920x1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on camcorders. §.

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Average Weight
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The weight of the LEGRIA HF R86 of 240g is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is in the heaviest 50% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86's optical zoom of 32x is bigger than 82% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. Camcorders have optical zooms of between 1x and 78x, and the average optical zoom is 19x.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The LEGRIA HF R86 has an image stabilizer. 61% of video cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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Longer Than Average Maximum Battery Life
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The average maximum battery life of all camcorders is 4.2h, with the shortest being 0.16h and the longest being 93h. The maximum battery life of the LEGRIA HF R86 of 3.25h is in the longest 30% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Supports HDMI
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The LEGRIA HF R86 supports HDMI. 63% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

Camcorders have digital zooms of between 1x and 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 400x. The LEGRIA HF R86's digital zoom of 1,140x is bigger than 90% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Canon LEGRIA HF R86 is 1920 x 1080 (Full HD). That's 61% lower still image resolution than a 3072 x 1728 video camera, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by camcorders. The worst resolution of all camcorders is 640 x 360 and the best is 6784 x 3816.

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Average Display Diagonal
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The display diagonal of the Canon LEGRIA HF R86 of 3" is fairly typical compared to most other video cameras. It is in the largest 45% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86 features Wi-Fi, unlike 78% of camcorders which do not feature Wi-Fi.

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Has a Built-in Microphone
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The Canon LEGRIA HF R86 has a built-in microphone. 51% of camcorders also have a built-in microphone.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The LEGRIA HF R86 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 90% of video cameras which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Tripod Mountable

The LEGRIA HF R86 is tripod mountable, which is unusual. 85% of camcorders are not tripod mountable.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86 has a self-timer. 93% of camcorders do not have a self-timer.

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Full HD
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The Canon LEGRIA HF R86 is Full HD. 57% of camcorders also are Full HD.

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Has a Face Detection

The LEGRIA HF R86 has a face detection, which is unusual. 74% of camcorders do not have a face detection.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The LEGRIA HF R86 has a vari-angle LCD display, unlike 92% of camcorders which do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Does Not Have a Microphone in

Like most other camcorders, the LEGRIA HF R86 does not have a microphone in. 77% of camcorders do not have a microphone in.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (Movie)

Camcorders have effective megapixels (movie) of between 0.41MP and 17MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 4.8MP. The LEGRIA HF R86's effective megapixels (movie) of only 2.07MP is in the lowest 23% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Very Small Closest Focusing Distance

Camcorders have closest focusing distances of between 0.0005m and 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.41m. The closest focusing distance of the LEGRIA HF R86 of only 0.01m is smaller than 84% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Across all the camcorders the maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 58mm to 2,700mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 940mm. The LEGRIA HF R86's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 1,850mm is longer than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is longer than 91% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (Image)

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86's effective megapixels (image) of only 2.07MP is lower than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the lowest 24% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The effective megapixels (image) of camcorders range from 0.46MP to 26MP, and the average effective megapixels (image) is 6MP.

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Higher Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The lowest maximum aperture number of camcorders is 1.6, the highest is 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 5. The maximum aperture number of the Canon LEGRIA HF R86 of 4.5 is in the highest 34% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Popularity

Popularity

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86 has been listed on Kagoo since January 2017 and is currently ranked number 3 out of 194 camcorders.
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Value for Money

Value for Money

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Canon LEGRIA HF R86 Release Date

January 2017

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That means that most of the latest Canon video camera technology was released in within the last 3 months, and now is good time to buy. Last year most new Canon video cameras were released in February, with one new Canon video cameras released that month. Nine new Canon video cameras were released in January 2017 making it the biggest month that year for new Canon camcorder releases. February was the biggest month in 2016 for new Canon camcorders, with eight new Canon camcorders released that month.

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How Fast Do Canon Video Camera Prices Drop After Release?

Canon video cameras tend to depreciate slower than most video cameras.

Most video cameras drop in price by 5% in the first 6 months after release. In the first 6 months after release, Canon video cameras drop in price by 3% on average. On a typical new Canon video camera costing $1,120, by waiting 6 months before buying you could save on average $36.

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Canon LEGRIA HF R86 Specification

Key Features
Optical Zoom
Weight
Total Megapixels
Max Video Resolution
Lens System
Digital Zoom
Image Stabilizer
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Minimum Aperture Number
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Maximum Aperture Number
Image Stabilizer Type
Filter Size
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Focal Length Range (F-F)
Video
Full HD
Maximum Frame Rate
HD Type
Bitrate At Maximum Video Resolution
Capture Modes
Supported Video Modes
Video Formats Supported
Video Resolutions
Analog Signal Format System
Pre-Record Function
Image Sensor
Optical Sensor Size
Sensor Type
Effective Megapixels (Image)
Effective Megapixels (Movie)
Storage
Internal Storage Capacity
Compatible Memory Cards
Camcorder Media Type
Camera File System
Focusing
Closest Focusing Distance
Face Detection
Focus Adjustment
Light Exposure
Scene Modes
Light Exposure Modes
White Balance
White Balance
Shutter
Camera Shutter Speed
Display
Display Diagonal
Built-in Display
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (Numeric)
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Flip-Out Screen
Camera
3D
Camcorder Type
Image Processor
Minimum Illumination
Self-Timer Delay
Design
Tripod Mountable
Colour
Still Image
Still Image Resolution
Maximum Image Resolution
Audio
Built-in Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Audio System
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI
Microphone in
Headphone Outputs
Mini USB Port
USB Connectivity
Networking
Wi-Fi
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Wi-Fi Standards
Battery
Maximum Battery Life
Battery Type
Battery Voltage
Battery Capacity
Battery Technology
Battery Supported
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Weight & Dimensions
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Quick Start Guide
Warranty Card
Technical Details
Display Brightness Control
Lens Cover Included
Self-Timer
Date Imprinting
Battery Charger Included

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

canon 1959c006aa32gbcase, 1959c006aa 32gbcase r86, canon 1959c006aacanon, canon code1959c006, code 1959c006aa, canon 1633118r, canon 1959c015, canon cnvnza00, canon n194030w, canon p248558p, canon 1959c004, canon cnvnzs00, canon 1959c014, canon p248488p, canon go40001, canon go39801, canon 32xopt, 1959c014 r86, 1959c014 57x, canon hfr86, hf r86 r86, canon r86, canon 57x

Barcodes

 0008.71457E+12,  04549292088328,  05055189025875,  08030207007535,  08714574647784,  08714574648026,  08714574648781,  08714574648835

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