Canon Vixia HF R300 Black Flash Memory Camcorder, Model HFR300
Experience the compact, easy-to-use camcorder that captures breathtaking Full
HD video while offering impressive zooming power and exciting new creative options.
Superb imaging is ensured with a new, more sensitive Canon 3.28 Megapixel Full
HD CMOS Image Sensor and Canon's exclusive DIGIC DV III Image Processor. Video
is steady and clear even at the large end of the 51x Advanced Zoom, thanks to
SuperRange Optical Image Stabilization and Intelligent IS. The VIXIA HF R300
is equipped with flexible features to suit your shooting and sharing needs,
and a new interface makes the large Flat Touch Panel LCD simpler than ever.
Record in AVCHD or MP4 format to a removable SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card. And with
Cinema-Look Filters and Touch Decoration, you can be sure that your videos express
yourself like never before.
- Genuine Canon HD Video Lens with 51x Advanced Zoom and SuperRange
Optical Image Stabilization deliver an impressive range, while offering exceptionally
- Improved Canon 3.28 Megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor and DIGIC
DV III Image Processor capture videos at 1920 x 1080 resolution and provide
the ultimate in color and imaging performance.
- Record Full HD video directly to a removable SD memory card (SDHC/SDXC
compatible) for fast and easy sharing of your memories.
- Choose to record in AVCHD for the highest quality viewing on an HDTV
or archiving, or in MP4 format for easy sharing with mobile devices or cloud
- Intelligent IS automatically chooses from four different modes to
optimize image stabilization for the shooting condition.
- 3.0-inch Flat Touch Panel LCD with a new graphical user interface
(GUI) offers fast and easy control right at your fingertips.
- Smart AUTO makes shooting great videos easy by intelligently selecting
the best settings from 38 predefined situations including Auto Tele Macro
that provides spectacular close-ups and the dramatic look of a video shot
with shallow depth-of-field.
- Cinema-Look Filter offers nine different built-in filters to create
video with a variety of professional cinematic looks and Touch Decoration
allows you to superimpose and record a variety of fun and exciting images
for a creative flair.
- Story Creator provides a list of suggested scenes that have improved
shooting tips to help you produce your own masterpiece.
- 24p Cinema Mode provides the look and feel of a Hollywood movie and
30p Progressive is ideal for clips intended to be posted on the web.
- Microphone terminal with manual audio level control, and headphone
terminal provide exceptional flexibility.
- Standard Definition or High Definition: High Definition
- Television System: NTSC
- Video Recording system: AVCHD/MPEG4
- Image Sensor: 1/4.85-inch CMOS, RGB Primary Color Filter
- Total Pixels: Approx. 3.28 Megapixels
- Effective Pixels
- Video: Approx. 2.07 Megapixels (1920 x 1080)
- Photo: Approx. 2.07 Megapixels (1920 x 1080)
- Maximum recording Time:
- 64 GB SDXC Memory Card (not supplied).
- LP (5Mbps): 24 hours 30 minutes
- SP (7Mbps): 19 hours 10 minutes
- XP+ (12Mbps): 11 hours 30 minutes
- FXP (17Mbps) - Allows 1920 x 1080 recording: 8 hours 20 minutes
- MXP (24Mbps) - Allows 1920 x 1080 recording: 5 hours 55 minutes
- 4Mbps: 33 hours 55 minutes
- 9Mbps: 15 hours 25 minutes
- Zoom Ratio: 51x Advanced*/32 Optical/1020x Digital
- Focal Length: 2.8-89.6mm
- 35mm equivalent
- Optical Zoom: 38.5-1232mm
- Advanced Zoom Off: 38.5-1232mm
- Advanced Zoom On: 33.9-1729mm
- Zoom Speed:
- Variable/ 3 Fixed Zoom Speeds
- Max. F/Stop: f/1.8-4.5
- Focusing System: TTL (Through The Lens)
- Manual Exposure: Yes
- Programmed AE: Smart Auto, M Mode*1, Cinema Mode*2
- Max Shutter Speed
- Movie: 1/2000 sec.
- Still image: 1/500 sec.
- Minimum Focusing Distance:
- Auto mode: 10 mm (AF linkage: WIDE end), 1 m in intermediate zoom range,
approx. 50 cm at TELE end
- All other modes: 10 mm (WIDE end), 1 m across entire zooming range (from
edge of lens) However, approx. 50 cm at tele macro setting established
at this time (automatic movement to TELE end)
- White Balance: Auto, Daylight, Tungsten, Manual
- Minimum Illumination:
- NTSC: 5 lx,
- 0.4 lx in Low Light Mode (shutter speed 1/2 sec)
- Image Stabilization:
- Optical System (Lens-shift system)
- Intelligent IS in Auto mode
- Dynamic IS (default)
- Powered IS
- Macro IS
- Tripod Mode
- IS Modes other than Intelligent IS; Dynamic IS and Powered IS settings
can be made manually in Manual/Cinema Mode:
- Standard IS
- IS Off
- * Angle detection and sensor-based movement vector detection (hybrid
- Filter Diameter: Not Supported
- View Finder: Not Available
- LCD Screen: 3.0-inch Widescreen Color Touch Panel LCD (Approx. 230,000
- Recording Media: 1 SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card slot*
- USB Terminal: mini-AB: Hi-Speed USB supported
- Video Terminal: Component (output), Composite (output)
- AVCHD Satisfied: Dolby Digital AC3 (2 Channel)
- Sampling Frequency: 48 KHz
- Accessory Shoe Not Available
- Supplied Video Editing Software:
- Video Browser Editing Disc
- ImageBrowser Disc
- Transfer Utility Disc
- HDMI Terminal: Available; Mini connector, CEC, x.v. Color supported
- Microphone Terminal: 3.5 mm dia. stereo mini-jack
- AV Mini Terminal/Headphone Terminal: 3.5 mm dia. 4 pole mini-jack
(video/audio output only)
- Operating Temperature range:
- 23° to 113° F, 60% relative humidity 32° to 104° F
- 85% relative humidity (performance)
What's In The Box:
- VIXIA HF R300 Camcorder
- Battery Pack BP-709
- Compact Power Adapter CA-110
- Stylus Pen
- USB Cable IFC-300PCU/S
- HDMI Cable HTC-100/S
- Bundled CD-ROMs:
- Pixela Video Browser / Network Utility Software Disc
- ImageBrowser EX / Image Mix / Music Data Disc
- Height: 2.2"
- Width: 2.1"
- Depth: 4.5"
With Battery: 9.9 oz
- Shipping: 2 lbs
- Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts
- Extended Service Warranty Available: Click the warranty tab above
- Use of Class 4 or above (4, 6 or 10) memory cards is recommended for recording
MXP or FXP (1920 x 1080 pixel recording) movies. For other recording formats,
a Class 2 or higher card is recommended. Also, movie (AVCHD/MP4) recording
requires cards with 128MB of memory or more.