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Canon Vixia HF R50
Canon Vixia HF R50
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Canon Vixia HF R50 Camcorder

$199.99
3.28MP 1/4 235g Jan 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Canon camcorders have good reviews
Does not support HDMI
Only 1" optical sensor size
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Reviews

Canon Camcorders Have Good Reviews

We checked 1,806 owner and expert reviews (including 388 verified purchases) for Canon video cameras and found that on average Canon has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that Canon has good reviews specifically within its small total megapixels camcorders range. 96% of those that bought a Canon video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Lens System

Quite Big Digital Zoom

The smallest digital zoom of video cameras of a comparable age and spec to this camcorder is 1.5x and the biggest is 3,500x. The Canon Vixia HF R50 has a fairly big digital zoom (1,140 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that have been around for around the same time as this video camera.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Vixia HF R50 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other camcorders of this spec and age.

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Quite Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The Canon Vixia HF R50 has one of the longer maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) (1,853 millimeter) amongst small total megapixels camcorders of this age. The maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of small total megapixels camcorders that have been around for more than two years range from 0.5mm to 2,700mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 1,000mm.

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Quite Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of comparable spec video cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camcorder range from 2.3mm to 44mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 30mm. At 38.5 millimeters, the Vixia HF R50 has a quite long minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other video cameras that were released around the same time as this video camera.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 32 times zoom factor, the Vixia HF R50 has a fairly standard optical zoom compared to most of the other video cameras of this spec and age.

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Video

Full HD

Full HD

The Vixia HF R50 is Full HD, as are most of the other video cameras of a comparable age and spec to this video camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camcorder supports a video resolutions of 1280 x 720|1440 x 1080|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly supported video resolutions on camcorders that have been available for around the same time as it.

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Packaging Content

Has a Hand Strap

The Vixia HF R50 has a hand strap. Most of the other camcorders of a comparable type and age to this video camera also have a hand strap.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Vixia HF R50 has a batteries included, as do most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that came out around the same time as this camcorder.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Composite Video Out

The Canon Vixia HF R50 has a composite video out. Most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that are a similar age to this video camera also have a composite video out.

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Has a Microphone in

The Vixia HF R50 has a microphone in, as do most of the other video cameras of a comparable age and spec to this camcorder.

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Has a DC-In Jack

The Canon Vixia HF R50 has a DC-in jack, as do most of the other video cameras of this spec and age.

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Has a Headphone Outputs

The Vixia HF R50 has a headphone outputs. Most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that have been available for more than two years also have a headphone outputs.

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Does Not Support HDMI

The Vixia HF R50 does not support HDMI, unlike most of the other video cameras of a similar age and type to this camcorder which support HDMI.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

The Vixia HF R50 does not support PictBridge, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that have been available for a similar time to this video camera also do not support PictBridge.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Microphone

The Canon Vixia HF R50 has a built-in microphone. Most of the other camcorders that were released around the same time as this video camera also have a built-in microphone.

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Camera

Very Small Minimum Illumination

Across all the video cameras that were released around the same time as this video camera the minimum illuminations range from 0.05lx to 7lx. The Vixia HF R50 has one of the smaller minimum illuminations (only 0.4 lux) amongst similar spec camcorders of this age.

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Image Sensor

Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1/4.85" optical sensor size, which is typical of many similar spec camcorders that have been around for around the same time as it.

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Flash

Does Not Have a Built-In Light

The Vixia HF R50 does not have a built-in light. Most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that have been around for more than two years also do not have a built-in light.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

Like most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that were released more than two years ago, the Vixia HF R50 does not have a built-in flash.

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Focusing

Quite Big Closest Focusing Distance

The closest focusing distances of small total megapixels camcorders that have been around for around the same time as this video camera range from 0.0005m to 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.78m. The Vixia HF R50 has a fairly big closest focusing distance (0.5 meters) compared to most of the other similar spec video cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camcorder.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Canon released the Vixia HF R50.


Display

Average Display Diagonal

The Vixia HF R50 has a relatively standard display diagonal (3 inches) compared to most of the other camcorders of this age and type.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

At 235 grams, the Vixia HF R50 has a fairly average weight compared to most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that have been around for around the same time as this video camera.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00013803239027, 00138032390278

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