Canon HF R82

MPN: 1958C002  |  EAN: 0013803288506  |  Model: HF R82

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as at 12 Jun 19 | 6:10 AM CET



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Canon HF R82 - 1958C002 Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Intermediate Skill Level (Video)
Advanced Skill Level (Video)
Professional Skill Level (Video)
Basic Skill Level (Photo)
Basic Skill Level (Video)
Underwater Photography
Slow Motion Videos
Low-light Videos
Live Streaming
Landscape Photography
Event Videos
High FPS Videos
Everyday Life Photography
Home Videos
Events Photography
WiFi Connectivity
Regular Looks
Bluetooth Connectivity
Camera Body with Lens

Kind of Camera

With its primary focus on video, the Camcorder offers you a device that you can fully rely on when it comes to extensive video recording sessions in a variety of scenarios.

Photography Skillset

Point and shoot - If you're not quite the expert yet or you're just getting started in the world of photography, the Canon HF R82 will satisfy your needs.

Video skill level

Just a beginner - Whether you're just starting to develop some expertise or you only record videos from time to time, then the Canon HF R82 will satisfy your needs..


Your camera provides you with sufficient controls and tools to get your videography to the quality and spec that your high standards will require. For instance the manual focus capability that comes with the HF R82, will align with your skill level.

As a professional, you definitely won't be compromising on the video capabilities available on the Canon HF R82. There are a wide variety of options to calibrate on this camera, offering you the opportunity to showcase your talents or keep clients coming back for more.

Video Scenarios

Streaming video live is a great way to share your experiences and this camera from Canon provides a couple of connectivity options to help you with this.

Recording every moment of the day's events is precious and this device certainly delivers. While the camera is rolling it has a handy Image stabilization feature built-in.

Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Canon HF R82 is a great companion to have.

For your Video posts - This camera comes with an image stabilizer which reduces any wobbling in your recordings. In addition, the size of the image sensor (2.92 X 2.16 mm mm), helps with the actual quality of the recorded image. It also packs in Wi-Fi in this neat package.

Other Video needs

Slow motion recordings add an extra dimension of fun and entertainment. This camera comes with an in-built setting that enables this mode.

If you're looking for that silky-smooth rendering of your videos, this camera has got it as its able to handle 60 FPS at 1080p resolutions.

Low light recording can be tricky, however this camera has got what it takes to help you through that. This is because its minimum aperture number combined with it's maximum ISO sensitivity can produce crispy images with minimal noise.

Photo Scenarios

There are times when you just want to take simple but great photos of things around you without bothering too much about camera settings. For that purpose, the HF R82 is a really good choice. 

While taking those action shots during the day's event, you'll be aiming to keep your subject matter in sharp focus while they're in motion. The Auto Focus Tracking capability that comes with this camera helps with this.

Sea-life is always breathtaking. With this camera from Canon, you can expect to produce vivid images that showcases the unique tone that are found with photographs taken underwater.

Sometimes while on sightseeing or on a tour, you can only observe things from a distance. Which is why the zoom capability on this camera comes in handy in that situation.

Composing photographs of landscapes is subject to the lighting conditions that you're faced with. The 2.92 X 2.16 mm(mm) Image Sensor Size on this model play a big role in this. Also, the Canon HF R82 has a variety of scene modes which can be selected to suit the shot you're preparing to take.

Other considerations

Sometimes carrying cables about just so you can move your photos across the devices can be a pain. Good thing this particular model comes with Wi-Fi.


It looks simple, capable and doesn't stand out in any particular way.

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Product Description

Between home videos, formal events, school plays and everything in between, the Canon HF R82 ensures that you're always ready to capture life's unforgettable moments. Thanks to a 3.28MP CMOS sensor and DIGIC DV 4 image processor, this handheld camera is able to deliver exceptional video in Full HD 1080p with natural colour and crystal-clear details. When you find yourself farther from the action, the impressive 57x Advanced Zoom ensures that distance is never a problem, whereas the sophisticated stabilization system provides continuous adjustment for maximum stability and smooth footage. For maximum convenience, the camcorder's internal 32GB flash memory provides enough space for up to 12 hours of HD video, while there's also an SD card slot that makes it easy to share with family and friends. Flipping out from the body, the 3-inch LCD display makes for easy navigation and playback review to ensure that you always end up with the perfect shot.

Technical Specifications

Canon HF R82 - 1958C002 Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Camcorder Type Handheld camcorder
Camera Type Camcorder
Operating Temperature (T-T) -5 - 45 °F
Product Colour Black
Aperture Priority AE Yes
Aperture Range (F-F) f1.8 - f4.5
Image Formats Supported JPEG
Minimum Illumination 0.4 lx
Scene Modes Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset Scene, Night, Low Light, Spotlight, Fireworks
Scene Modes Present Yes
White Balance Auto, Daylight, Manual, Tungsten
Auto Focus Yes
Closest Focusing Distance 0.01 m
Focus Adjustment Auto/Manual
Macro Focusing Range 0.5 m
Manual Focus Yes
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes Manual
Manual Exposure Yes
Shutter Speed (photo) 1/500 s
Analog Signal Format System NTSC
Camcorder Media Type SD, SDXC, SDHC
Capture Modes FXP, LP, MXP
Full HD Yes
HD Type Full HD
Live stream capable 1
Maximum Video Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Shutter Speed (video) 1/2000 s
Slow-Mo Capable 1
Video Formats Supported MPEG4
Video Recording Yes
Video Resolutions 1280 x 720, 1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080 pixels
Audio System Dolby Digital
Headphone Output Type 3.5
Headphone Outputs 1
Microphone In Yes
Microphone Operation Mode Stereo
Lens System
Digital Zoom 1140 x
Filter Size 43 mm
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) 38.5 - 1232 mm
Focal Length Range (f-f) 2.8 - 89.6 mm
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 1853 mm
Minimum Aperture Number 1.8
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 32.5 mm
Optical Zoom 32 x
Camcorder Tape Type N
Compatible Memory Cards SD, SDHC, SDXC
Disc Types Supported N
Internal Storage Capacity 32 GB
Built-in Display Yes
Display LCD
Display Diagonal 3 "
Display Resolution (numeric) 230000 pixels
Flip-out Screen Yes
Touchscreen Yes
Vari-angle LCD Display Yes
Effective Megapixels (movie) 2.07 MP
Image Sensor Size 1/4.85
Image Sensor Size (W X H) 2.92 X 2.16 mm
Optical Sensor Size 1/4.85 "
Sensor Type CMOS
Total Megapixels 3.28 MP
Other Features
Effective Megapixels (image) 2.07 MP
Stabilizer Yes
Ports & Interfaces
Composite Video Out 1
HDMI (Mini) Ports Quantity 1
HDMI Connector Type Mini
HDMI Ports Quantity Yes
USB 2.0 (Mini USB) Ports Quantity 1
USB 2.0 Connectors 1
USB Connector Mini-usb
USB Version 2.0
Battery Capacity 2760 mAh
Battery Capacity (Watt Hours) 9.7 Wh
Battery Technology Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type BP-727
Video Recording Time 17.33 min
Wi-Fi Yes
Packaging Content
AC Adapter Included Yes
Batteries Included Yes
Cables Included HDMI, USB
Hand Strap Yes
Weight & Dimensions
Depth 116 mm
Height 58 mm
Weight 240 g
Width 53 mm
Picture Quality
Maximum Image Resolution 1920 x 1080 pixels
Memory Slots 1
Operational Conditions
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) 0 - 60 %