Digic DV 4
Built In Memory
With the VIXIA HF R80 camcorder, the power to create wonderful video memories with your family is at your fingertips. This lightweight camcorder gives you up to 6 hours of recording time and the flexibility of an extensive optical zoom, making it ideal to take on trips, everyday adventures and more. Start recording from the get-go with the easy-to-use interface, and expand your creative possibilities with versatile features such as flexible slow and fast recording. Highlight Priority mode has been improved with backlight correction to help produce stunning shots you can be proud of. Record remotely by using the VIXIA HF R80 alongside the free Camera Connect app* on your compatible smart device, and when you've picked your favorite video memories, upload them online for the world to see.
57x Advanced Zoom
You won't miss any of the action when shooting video with the VIXIA HF R80 camcorder and its impressive 57x Advanced Zoom range. Long-range shooting allows you to create videos with dynamic variety, and is less likely to disrupt the action you're shooting. It's ideal for formal ceremonies, animals in the wild, candid family videos and more. Available in manual mode, Advanced Zoom takes the camcorder's telephoto power from 32.5mm all the way to 1853mm (35mm equivalent) for amazing flexibility in shooting. For more convenient shooting and better creative control over your videos, the camcorder offers continually variable Zoom Speed settings with 15 levels available.
Record up to 6 Hours of Video
The camcorder's internal 16GB Flash Drive holds up to 6 hours of crisp, high-definition video. You can also record to a removable SD memory card for easy sharing with friends and family. Conveniently sized and readily available, SD cards give you up to 64GB (24 hours) of recording capacity for a combined capacity of up to 80GB or up to 30 hours. You can also backup your video directly to an external hard drive by using the optional UA-100 USB Adapter.
Slow and Fast Motion Recording
The VIXIA HF R80 camcorder delivers flexible Slow and Fast Motion capabilities for a variety of customizable recording options. You can record slow-motion images at speed settings down to 0.5x, ideal for checking out your golf swing or creating movie-like slow-mo effects. Fast motion has a top speed of 1200x, recording an incredible 20 hours of action in a single one-minute scene. You can even choose new speed settings of 300x and 600x for added flexibility.
Live Streaming Feature
Stream video from your camcorder where you like with Live Streaming on the VIXIA HF R80 camcorder. It lets you receive the live video and sound that your camcorder is recording from a remote location on your compatible smart device not only when you're on the same wireless network but over the internet too! With the CameraAccess plus app, you can also use your compatible smartphone or tablet for remote recording and control, and even access information about remaining battery charge, recordable time and more.
Zoom Framing Assist Setting
To complement the VIXIA HF R80 camcorder's long-distance recording capability, Zoom Framing Assist helps keep distant subjects in the frame. When you're shooting at the long end of the zoom and you've lost your subject, simply press an icon on the touch screen and the zoom magnification will automatically decrease, making it easy for you to locate and zoom in on the subject. Available in Auto or Manual mode, Zoom Framing Assist helps you accurately track and capture your subject.