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Canon Vixia HF R72 3.28 MP Camcorder - 1080p

SKU #: CNHFR72B | Manufacturer Part #: 1236C003
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 The VIXIA HF R72 camcorder makes it easy to capture high-quality, creative Full HD video with amazing zoom power for up to 12 hours! Record subjects near and far with a remarkable 57x Advanced Zoom that lets you capture the shot you want without interrupting the scene, and a SuperRange Optical Image Stabilizer that helps keep your video smooth, clear and steady even if you shoot while walking. Zoom Framing Assist keeps it simple by helping to prevent you from losing a distant subject while shooting, and now features both Auto and Manual modes for expanded versatility. Newly added features include a Highlight Priority mode which helps recreate the rich range of color seen by the naked eye, as well as a redesigned LCD screen that stays bright and clear even outdoors. What's more, it also has a new user interface with a layout that makes shooting, navigating menus and viewing your video simple and fun, right from the start. Ideal for families to take on trips, sports games, school performances and more, the VIXIA HF R72 can help you record fantastic videos you'll treasure for years.



Product TypeCamcorder - 1080p
Camcorder Sensor Resolution3.28 MP
Effective Video Resolution2.07 MP
Effective Photo Resolution2.07 MP
Widescreen Video CaptureYes
Camcorder Media TypeFlash card
Optical Sensor TypeCMOS
Optical Sensor Size1/4.85"
Wireless InterfaceWireless LAN, NFC (Near Field Communication)
Optical Zoom32 x
Digital Zoom1140 x
Image ProcessorDIGIC DV 4
Image StabilizerOptical (Dynamic SuperRange)
Face DetectionYes
Surround SoundDolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
Auto FocusTTL contrast detection
Face DetectionFace-priority AF function
Digital Video FormatAVCHD, H.264
Image Recording FormatJPEG
Max Video Resolution1920 x 1080
Interfaces ProvidedComposite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0


Wireless InterfaceWireless LAN, NFC (Near Field Communication)
Connectivity FeaturesRemote control via mobile devices, remote live view

Exposure & White Balance

Min Illumination0.4 lux
Exposure ModesProgram, automatic, manual
Shooting ProgramsSpotlight, portrait mode, night mode, fireworks, low light, sports mode, sunset, beach, snow, baby
White BalanceCustom, automatic, presets
White Balance PresetsTungsten light, daylight
Max Shutter Speed1/2000 sec

Lens System

Type32 x zoom lens - 2.8 - 89.6 mm - f/1.8-4.5
Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera38.5 - 1232mm
Focus AdjustmentAutomatic
Min Focus Distance0.4 in
Zoom AdjustmentMotorized drive
Filter Size43 mm
FeaturesBuilt-in lens shield

Additional Features

Low Lux / Night ModeYes
Additional FeaturesBacklight compensation, RGB primary color filter, Pre-Rec function, Video Snapshot mode, Touch Decoration, Smart AUTO, fast motion recording, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), Audio Scene Select function, simultaneous multi-format recording, slow motion recording


Type3" LCD display
Resolution230,000 pixels
Display Form FactorRotating
Touch ScreenYes
Display FeaturesDisplay brightness control


Microphone Operation ModeStereo


Connector Type1 x composite video/audio output 1 x HDMI output ( 19 pin mini HDMI Type C ) 1 x USB 2.0 ( 5 pin Mini-USB Type AB ) 1 x microphone ( mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm ) 1 x headphones ( mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm )
Memory Card SlotSD card


SoftwareDrivers & Utilities


Included AccessoriesAC power adapter, USB cable, HDMI cable


Battery TypeCanon BP-727
Details1 x Canon BP-727 Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Memory / Storage

Memory Card SlotSD card
Supported Memory CardsSD Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
Internal Storage32 GB flash
Image StorageJPEG 1920 x 1080
Video CaptureAVCHD - 1920 x 1080 AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 35Mbps H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps - 24Mbps H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 30 fps - 17Mbps H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 4Mbps

Dimensions & Weight

Width2.1 in
Depth4.6 in
Height2.3 in
Weight8.46 oz

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature23 °F
Max Operating Temperature113 °F
Humidity Range Operating0 - 60%

Universal Product Identifiers

Part Number1236C003
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