Canon Vixia HF R42 Specifications

Canon Vixia HF R42

Part Number: CNETVIXIAHFR42

General

  • Depth
    4.6 in
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4.85"
  • Wireless Connection
    Wireless LAN
  • Digital Zoom
    1060 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV 4
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF, Touch Area AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Automatic Face Tracking technology, Face Recognition, face index, face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Audio Signal Format
    AAC, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel)
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Dynamic SuperRange)
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF, Touch Area AF
  • Effective Video Resolution
    2.07 MP
  • Digital Zoom
    1060 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV 4
  • Audio Signal Format
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel), AAC
  • Services and Applications
    YouTube capture mode
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4.85"
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Auto Focus Features
    Manual Focus Check Live View
  • Optical Zoom
    32 x
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    2.07 MP
  • Face Detection
    Automatic Face Tracking technology, face index, Face Recognition, face-priority AF function, Yes
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    3.28 MP
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-4, AVCHD
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    23 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    113 °F

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    0.4 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Shooting Programs
    baby, beach, fireworks, low light, night mode, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, spotlight, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Cinema, Cool, Dramatic B&W, Nostalgic, Old Movie, Sepia, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Special Effects
    Cool, Sepia, Cinema, Old Movie, Vivid, Nostalgic, Dramatic B&W
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, portrait mode, night mode, fireworks, low light, sports mode, sunset, beach, snow, baby
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic, manual
  • White Balance Presets
    Tungsten light, daylight
  • Min Illumination
    0.4 lux

Display

  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    52 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-4.5
  • Min Focal Length
    2.8 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    89.6 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    38.5 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    Black
  • Color Category
    black

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Internal Storage
    32 GB flash
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 5Mbps
    MPEG-4 - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 35Mbps
    MPEG-4 - 1920 x 1080 - 24Mbps
    MPEG-4 - 1920 x 1080 - 17Mbps
    MPEG-4 - 1280 x 720 - 4Mbps
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Additional Features

  • Additional Features
    Pre-Rec function, Video Snapshot mode, 24p Cinema Mode, Touch Decoration, Smart AUTO, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), Audio Scene Select function, remote control via Android devices, dual video stream, remote control via iPhone / iPad / iPod Touch, Live Streaming
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Features
    24p Cinema Mode, Audio Scene Select function, remote control via iPhone / iPad / iPod Touch, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), Live Streaming, Pre-Rec function, Smart AUTO, Touch Decoration, Video Snapshot mode, dual video stream, remote control via Android devices

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    HDMI output, USB 2.0, composite video/audio output, headphones, microphone
  • Qty
    1

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Canon BP-718
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Canon BP-718

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Pixela Video Browser
  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Pixela Video Browser

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon VIXIA
  • Model
    HF R42
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    Camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    0.4 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    1060 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV 4
  • Special Effects
    Cinema, Cool, Dramatic B&W, Nostalgic, Old Movie, Sepia, Vivid
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Automatic Face Tracking technology, Face Recognition, face index, face-priority AF function
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Dynamic SuperRange)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    24p Cinema Mode, Audio Scene Select function, remote control via iPhone / iPad / iPod Touch, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), Live Streaming, Pre-Rec function, Smart AUTO, Touch Decoration, Video Snapshot mode, dual video stream, remote control via Android devices

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Dynamic SuperRange)

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Shooting Programs
    baby, beach, fireworks, low light, night mode, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, spotlight, sunset

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    daylight, tungsten light

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF, Touch Area AF
  • Auto Focus Features
    Manual Focus Check Live View

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.1 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    8.29 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    3.28 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    2.07 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    2.07
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4.85"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    5.2 mm ( 1/4.85" )
  • Sensor Qty
    1

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes

Camera Memory

  • Internal Storage Type
    flash
  • Internal Storage Capacity
    32 GB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Wireless Interface
    Wireless LAN
  • Services and Applications
    YouTube capture mode
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording

Camcorder Features

  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes

Pro Camcorder Features

  • Audio Signal Format
    AAC, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel)

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-4
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 720, 1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080
  • Frame Rate
    60 frames per second
  • Bitrate
    17Mbps, 24Mbps, 28Mbps, 35Mbps, 4Mbps, 5Mbps

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Where to Buy

Canon Vixia HF R42

Part Number: CNETVIXIAHFR42

MSRP: $499.99

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