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Canon LEGRIA HF R86

Canon LEGRIA HF R86
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Reviews
10 Reviews
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Features
Fully-Featured
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Popularity
Widely Available
77
Value for Money
Very Good
82
Age
2 Years Old
85
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Our Verdict:
A highly rated and top-quality 32x optical zoom, 240g camcorder, with a cheap price. It has an image stabilizer, a night mode and a face detection and supports HDMI.
Features We Love:
Intelligent battery system
3.28MP
32x
OPTICAL ZOOM
240g
FULL
HD
RESOLU-
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1"
OPTICAL
3.25h
BATTERY LIFE
3"
SCREEN SIZE
1,140x
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With excellent features, we have ranked the Canon LEGRIA HF R86 number 58 across all camcorders.

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Kagoo Score
87
Reviews
92
Features
89
Popularity
78
Value for Money
82
Age

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Kagoo Score

Why Has it Scored 85?

owners report that it has average user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this video camera to others.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available.
It has some great features:
Big optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Long 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 (10 reviews)

20%

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

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One Person Thought it Was Not Priced Fairly
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One Person Thought it Was a Good Size
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One Customer Thought the Canon LEGRIA HF R86 Was Difficult to Use
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One Owner Thought the Canon LEGRIA HF R86 Did Not Have a Good Lens
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One Person Thought it Had Great Audio Quality
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Features

Key Reasons For and Against

Big optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Long maximum battery life
Supports HDMI
Big digital zoom
Has a night mode
Has a face detection
Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)
Full HD
Features Wi-Fi
Has a built-in flash
Has a built-in microphone
High maximum aperture number
Tripod mountable
Has a self-timer
Very long maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
Has a vari-angle LCD display
Tiny closest focusing distance
Features photo mode
Features manual focus
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1920 x 1080 (Full HD) pixels resolution
1920 x 1080 (Full HD) still image resolution
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Tiny total megapixels
Very low effective megapixels (image)
Does not have a microphone in
Very low effective megapixels (movie)
Tiny Total Megapixels

Across all the camcorders the total megapixels range from 0.3MP to 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.7MP. The LEGRIA HF R86's total megapixels of only 3.28MP is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 66% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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The Canon LEGRIA HF R86's weight of 240g is ok compared to most other camcorders. It is in the heaviest 51% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Big Optical Zoom

The optical zooms of camcorders range from 1x to 78x, and the average optical zoom is 19x. The optical zoom of the Canon LEGRIA HF R86 of 32x is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 81% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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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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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86 has an image stabilizer, as do 62% of camcorders.

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Long Maximum Battery Life
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Across all the camcorders the maximum battery life range from 0.16h to 93h, and the average maximum battery life is 4h. The maximum battery life of the LEGRIA HF R86 of 3.25h is longer than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the longest 27% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Supports HDMI
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The LEGRIA HF R86 supports HDMI, as do 64% of camcorders.

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Big Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Canon LEGRIA HF R86 of 1,140x is in the biggest 11% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. Video cameras have digital zooms of between 1x and 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 390x.

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1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Still Image Resolution
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The highest still image resolution supported by the 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 common resolution supported by camcorders.

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The LEGRIA HF R86's display diagonal of 3" is ok compared to most other camcorders. It is larger than 62% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Night Mode
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The LEGRIA HF R86 has a night mode, unlike 92% of camcorders which do not have a night mode.

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Has a Face Detection
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The LEGRIA HF R86 has a face detection, unlike 74% of video cameras which do not have a face detection.

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

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Full HD
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The LEGRIA HF R86 is Full HD. 60% of camcorders also are Full HD.

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Features Wi-Fi
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The LEGRIA HF R86 features Wi-Fi. 76% of camcorders do not feature Wi-Fi.

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Has a Built-in Flash
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The LEGRIA HF R86 has a built-in flash. 83% of camcorders do not have a built-in flash.

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Has a Built-in Microphone
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The LEGRIA HF R86 has a built-in microphone. 52% of camcorders also have a built-in microphone.

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High Maximum Aperture Number

The average maximum aperture number of all video cameras is 4.9, with the lowest being 1.6 and the highest being 38. The LEGRIA HF R86's maximum aperture number of 4.5 is in the highest 25% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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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, which is unusual. 92% of camcorders do not have a self-timer.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (Image)

The LEGRIA HF R86's effective megapixels (image) of only 2.07MP is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lowest 27% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The lowest effective megapixels (image) of camcorders is 0.46MP, the highest is 26MP, and the average effective megapixels (image) is 6MP.

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Very Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 1,850mm is in the longest 9% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. The maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of camcorders range from 58mm to 2,700mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 940mm.

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Does Not Have a Microphone in

The LEGRIA HF R86 does not have a microphone in, although it is worth keeping in mind that 76% of camcorders also do not have a microphone in.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The LEGRIA HF R86 has a vari-angle LCD display. 91% of camcorders do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (Movie)

Across all the video cameras the effective megapixels (movie) range from 0.41MP to 17MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 4.8MP. The LEGRIA HF R86's effective megapixels (movie) of only 2.07MP is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is lower than 77% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Tiny Closest Focusing Distance

The closest focusing distances of camcorders range from 0.0005m to 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.39m. The LEGRIA HF R86's closest focusing distance of only 0.01m is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 85% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Features Photo Mode

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86 features photo mode. 77% of video cameras do not feature photo mode.

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Features Manual Focus

The LEGRIA HF R86 features manual focus, which is unusual. 88% of camcorders do not feature manual focus.

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Popularity

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86 has been listed on Kagoo since January 2017 and is currently ranked number 58 out of 183 camcorders.
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Value for Money

Value for Money

The chart below compares the value for money of the Canon LEGRIA HF R86 (the red dot) against some of its competitors (the blue dots). Hover on a blue dot to see additional info for each competitor. Click the dot to view that product.

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Canon LEGRIA HF R86 Release Date

January 2017

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How Fast Do Canon Video Camera Prices Drop After Release?

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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)
Optical Sensor Resolution
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
Flash
Built-in Flash
Shutter
Camera Shutter Speed
Display
Display Diagonal
Built-in Display
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (Numeric)
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Flip-Out Screen
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Camera
3D
Camcorder Type
Image Processor
Back Light Compensation
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 Output
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
Other Features
Night Mode
Manual Focus
Photo Mode
Lens System
Internal Memory
Interface
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Shooting Programs
Recording Media
Recording Format
Battery Life
Accessories Included
Technical Details
Effective Pixels (Still Image)
Effective Pixels (Movie)
Display Brightness Control
Shutter Speed
Lens Cover Included
Self-Timer
Date Imprinting
Battery Charger Included
Special Features
Intelligent Battery System

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers

1959c006aa 32gbcase 1959c006aa, 1959c006aa 32gbcase 32gbcase, canon 1959c006aa32gbcase, 1959c006aa 32gbcase r86, canon code1959c006, 1959c014 1959c014, 1959c004 1959c004, 1959c020 1959c020, code 1959c006aa, 2422h68 2422h68, canon 1633118r, canon 1959c004, canon 1959c015, canon 19798216, canon p248558p, canon cnvnza00, canon n194030w, canon 10159649, canon p248488p, canon 1959c014, canon cnvnzs00, canon 1616743, canon 7022397, canon 32xopt, 1959c004 r86, 1959c014 r86, canon 771532, 1959c020 r86, 1959c014 57x, canon 793594, 2422h68 r86, canon hfr86, hf r86 r86, canon r86, canon 57x

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