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Canon LEGRIA HF R86

£229.00
Canon LEGRIA HF R86
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Very Good
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1 Year Old
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Excellent
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A cheap and fully featured 32x optical zoom, 240g video camera, with great user reviews.
32x 240g 3.28MP 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Jan 2017
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With excellent features, we have ranked the Canon LEGRIA HF R86 number 28 in best selling camcorders and number 31 across all camcorders.

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Value for Money
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Why Has it Scored 85?

It has ok user reviews with an average user rating of 67%. Looking across the entire GoPro camcorder range, the average reviews for all GoPro camcorders are excellent.
At over a year old this video camera is slightly out of date, and newer camcorders with more up to date technology are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This camcorder has some great features:
Bigger than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Longer than average maximum battery life
Bigger than average digital zoom
Superb quality
Effortless creativity
Easily record and share
Rock steady zooming

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3.4 stars (6 reviews)

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What Are People Saying About the Canon LEGRIA HF R86?

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Key Features

Very Small Total Megapixels
Average Weight
Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom
Only 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Resolution
Very Small Optical Sensor Size
Has an Image Stabilizer
Longer Than Average Maximum Battery Life
Only 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Still Image Resolution
Average Display Diagonal
Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom
Very Small Total Megapixels

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86's total megapixels of only 3.28MP is smaller than 72% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature. Across all the video cameras the total megapixels range from 0.3MP to 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP.

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Average Weight
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The Canon LEGRIA HF R86's weight of 240g is relatively average compared to most other video cameras. It is in the heaviest 51% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The average optical zoom of all video cameras is 19x, with the smallest being 1x and the biggest being 78x. The optical zoom of the LEGRIA HF R86 of 32x is bigger than 79% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels Resolution

This video camera has a max video resolution of 1920x1080 pixels, which is typical of many video cameras. §.

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Very Small Optical Sensor Size

The LEGRIA HF R86's optical sensor size of only 0.206" is smaller than 71% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. Camcorders have optical sensor sizes of between 0.12" and 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37".

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The LEGRIA HF R86 has an image stabilizer, as do 60% of video cameras.

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Longer Than Average Maximum Battery Life
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The shortest maximum battery life of video cameras is 0.16h, the longest is 93h, and the average maximum battery life is 4.2h. The LEGRIA HF R86's maximum battery life of 3.25h is longer than 72% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the Canon LEGRIA HF R86 is 1920 x 1080 (Full HD). That's 59% lower still image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 2592 x 1944. Across all video cameras the worst resolution is 640 x 360 and the best is 4608 x 3456. §.

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Average Display Diagonal
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The display diagonal of the LEGRIA HF R86 of 3" is relatively standard compared to most other video cameras. It is larger than 59% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The digital zooms of video cameras range from 1x to 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 400x. The Canon LEGRIA HF R86's digital zoom of 1,140x is bigger than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is bigger than 89% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Supports HDMI
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The LEGRIA HF R86 supports HDMI. 63% of video cameras also support HDMI.

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Longer Than Average Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The 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. Video cameras have maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 58mm and 2,700mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 940mm.

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Very Small Closest Focusing Distance

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86's closest focusing distance of only 0.01m is smaller than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the smallest 16% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The average closest focusing distance of all camcorders is 0.39m, with the smallest being 0.0005m and the biggest being 20m.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (Movie)

The effective megapixels (movie) of the LEGRIA HF R86 of only 2.07MP is lower than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the lowest 23% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The effective megapixels (movie) of video cameras range from 0.41MP to 17MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 4.8MP.

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Very Low Effective Megapixels (Image)

The effective megapixels (image) of the LEGRIA HF R86 of only 2.07MP is in the lowest 27% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature. Video cameras have effective megapixels (image) of between 0.46MP and 26MP, and the average effective megapixels (image) is 6.1MP.

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Higher Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

Across all the video cameras the maximum aperture numbers range from 1.6 to 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 5. The maximum aperture number of the LEGRIA HF R86 of 4.5 is higher than 67% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86 features wi-Fi. 78% of video cameras do not feature wi-Fi.

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Full HD
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The LEGRIA HF R86 is Full HD, as are 57% of video cameras.

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Does Not Have a Microphone in

Like most other video cameras, the LEGRIA HF R86 does not have a microphone in. 77% of video cameras 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, which is unusual. 92% of camcorders do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Has a Built-in Microphone
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The LEGRIA HF R86 has a built-in microphone. 51% of video cameras also have a built-in microphone.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86 has a self-timer. 93% of camcorders do not have a self-timer.

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Tripod Mountable

The LEGRIA HF R86 is tripod mountable. 86% of video cameras are not tripod mountable.

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Has a Face Detection

The LEGRIA HF R86 has a face detection, which is unusual. 74% of video cameras do not have a face detection.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The LEGRIA HF R86 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). 90% of video cameras do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Popularity

The Canon LEGRIA HF R86 is currently ranked number 31 across all camcorders.
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Value for Money

Value for Money

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Release Date

This camcorder has been on the market since January 2017.

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Manufacturer's Description

Superb quality

Enjoy brilliant Full HD quality movies that automatically sound as good as they look even in tricky low light - thanks to a host of powerful technologies like DIGIC DV 4.

Effortless creativity

Shoot dramatic-looking movies by flexibly switching between slow and fast motion while recording. Then get creative with Touch Decoration, Cinema.

Look Filters and advanced Baby Mode.

Easily record and share

Record comfortably for longer thanks to an ergonomic design and simple, touchscreen control. Simply point and shoot for great movies then share with ease via Wi.

Fi with NFC.

Rock steady zooming

Easily capture all the detail in distant objects using the huge 57x Advanced Zoom lens with Zoom Framing Assist, while an Intelligent Image Stabilizer keeps your footage steady.

Capture with confidence

Film for longer on a single charge and be ready for that crucial moment - with a high-capacity battery; simultaneously record in maximum quality and easy-share files.

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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)
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
Shutter
Camera Shutter Speed
Display
Display Diagonal
Built-in Display
Touchscreen
Display Resolution (Numeric)
Display
Vari-Angle LCD Display
Flip-Out Screen
Camera
3D
Camcorder Type
Image Processor
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 Outputs
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
Technical Details
Display Brightness Control
Lens Cover Included
Self-Timer
Date Imprinting
Battery Charger Included

Product Identifiers

Barcodes

04549292088328, 08714574647784, 08714574648026, 08714574648835

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