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Canon Vixia HF R400 Black Flash Memory Camcorder - 8155B004

Abt Model: HFR400 | UPC Code: 013803211863
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Canon Vixia HF R400 Black Flash Memory Camcorder - Model R400

Experience the excitement of ultra zooming power! Compact and easy-to-use, the VIXIA HF R400 is equipped with a Genuine Canon HD Video Lens with 53x Advanced Zoom for incredible range and reach. You'll not only shoot more, but your video will be clear and steady even at the wide end of the zoom, and even when you're walking while shooting, thanks to SuperRange Optical Image Stabilization with improved Dynamic IS. Canon's exclusive 3.28 Megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor and all new DIGIC DV 4 Image Processor bring your video to life with more light, depth and detail than ever before. Record Full HD video directly to a removable SD memory card that is widely available and easy to use. New 1080/60p recording in easy-to-share MP4 (35 Mbps) and AVCHD Progressive (28 Mbps) captures even the fastest moving action with smooth, clear detail. The VIXIA HF R400 has a bright, beautifully clear 3.0-inch capacitive Touch Panel LCD that makes operation feel familiar right away. New Baby Mode has everything parents need to shoot, organize and share chronological video of their baby's development, with a dedicated Baby Album, age, height and weight stamps and more. Audio Scene Select makes it easy to capture realistic, immersive audio in a wide range of common situations, and Smart AUTO automatically recognizes and sets the camcorder to capture the best possible quality effortlessly.


  • Genuine Canon HD Video Lens with 53x Advanced Zoom and SuperRange Optical Image Stabilization (with improved Dynamic Image Stabilization) deliver an impressive range, while offering exceptionally steady video

  • 3.28 Megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor and new DIGIC DV 4 Image Processor capture videos at 1920 x 1080 resolution and provide exceptional imaging performance

  • Record Full HD Video directly to a removable SD memory card (SDHC/SDXC compatible) for fast and easy sharing of your memories

  • 1080/60p Recording In MP4 and AVCHD Progressive for high quality capture of moving subjects 

  • 3.0-Inch Capacitive Touch Panel LCD offers fast, easy intuitive control right at your fingertips

  • Baby Mode selects the optimal camcorder settings for capturing your baby's daily growth with ease

  • Higher Capacity Battery Pack ensures extended shooting time so you never miss an important moment

  • Intelligent IS automatically chooses from four different modes to optimize image stablization for the shooting condition

  • Audio Scene Select enables easy operation and setup for outstanding audio that complements the pristine image quality 

  • 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-oof-field


  • Standard Definition or High Definition: High Definition
  • Television System: NTSC 
  • Video Recording system: AVCHD/MPEG4
  • Image Sensor: 1/4.85-inch, 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:
    • 32GB SD Memory Card in AVCHD:
      • LP (1440 x 1080) 12 hours 15 minutes 
      • FXP (1920 x 1080) 4 hours 10 minutes 
      • MXP (1920 x 1080) 2 hours 55 minutes
      • NTSC 60p (1920 x 1080) 2 hours 30 minutes
      • MXP (24Mbps) - Allows 1920 x 1080 recording: 40 minutes
    • 32GB SD Memory Card in MP4:
      • 4Mbps (1280 x 720): 17 hours 20 minutes
      • 17Mbps (1920 x 1080): 4 hours 10 minutes
      • 24Mbps (1920 x 1080): 2 hour 55 minutes
      • 35Mbps (1920 x 1080): 2hr 20 minutes
  • Lens
    • Zoom Ratio: 53x Advanced/32x Optical/1060x Digital 
    • Focal Length: 2.8-89.6mm
    • 35mm equivalent
      • Optical Zoom: 38.5-1232mm / Advanced Zoom Off: 38.5-1232mm / Advanced Zoom On: 32.5-1723mm 
    • 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, Manual Mode, Cinema Mode, Baby Mode
  • Max Shutter Speed
    • Movie: 1/2000 sec. 
    • Still image: 1/500 sec.
  • Minimum Focusing Distance: 
    • Auto mode: 10mm (AF linkage: WIDE end), 1m in intermediate zoom range, approximately 50cm at TELE end 
    • All other modes: 10mm (WIDE end), 1m in intermediate zoom range, approximately 50cm at tele macro setting established at this time (automatic movement to TELE end)
  • White Balance: Auto, Daylight, Tungsten, Manual
  • Minimum Illumination
    • NTSC: 5 lux
    • Low light mode: 0.4 lux
  • Image Stabilization:
    • Optical System (Lens-shift system):
      • Intelligent IS in Auto/Baby 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
  • Filter Diameter: Not Supported
  • LCD Screen: 3.0-inch Widescreen Color Touch Panel LCD (Approx. 230,000 dots)
  • Recording Media: 1 SD.SDHC/SDXC memory card slot
  • USB Terminal: mini-AB: Hi-Speed USB supported
  • Video Terminal: Composite (output)
  • Audio: AVCHD Satisfied: Dolby Digital AC3 (2 Channel) MP4 Satisfied: MPEG-2 AAC-LC (2 Channel)
  • Supplied Video Editing Software:
    • Pixela Video Browser
    • Network Utility Disc
  • HDMI Terminal: Available; Mini connector (output only)
  • Microphone Terminal: 3.5 mm diameter stereo mini-jack
  • AV Mini Terminal/Headphone Terminal: 3.5 mm diameter 4 pole mini-jack (video/audio output only)
  • Operating Temperature range: 23° to 113° F, 60% relative humidity

What's In The Box:

  • VIXIA HF R400 Camcorder
  • Battery Pack BP-718
  • Compact Power Adapter CA-110
  • USB Cable IFC-300PCU
  • Mini HDMI Cable HTC-100
  • Bundled CD-ROMs:
    • ImageBrowser EX/Image Mix/Music Data

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 2.1"
  • Width: 2.2"
  • Depth: 4.6"

Approximate Weight:

    With Battery: 10.1oz
  • Shipping: 2 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor


  1. 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. ** However, only the video light function is provided by the VFL-2 video light flash (The Flash function has no effect.)
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Key Features
3.0-Inch Flat Touch Panel LCD With A New Graphical User Interface/ 3.28 Megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor/ Baby Mode/ 24p Cinema Mode/ Intelligent IS/ Black Finish
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Storage TypeBuilt-In Flash, SD, SDHC, SDXC
LCD Screen Size (inches)3
Total Pixel Count3.28 Megapixels
Effective Pixel Count2.07 megapixels
Manual FocusingYes
Optical Zoom32x
Digital Zoom1060x
Night ModeNo
Image StabilizationYes
White BalanceAuto/Daylight/Tungsten/Manual
Built In Video LightNo
Mic InputYes
Digtial Still CameraYes
Effective Pixel Count for Still2.07 megapixels
Still Image FormatsJPEG
Computer ConnectivityUSB
Included Removeable MemoryNo
Weight With Battery (pounds)0.63
Width (inches)2.2
Height (inches)4.6
Depth (inches)4.6
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
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