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VIXIA HF R52
Drivers & Downloads
Standard Definition or High Definition
Video Recording system
Photo: Approx. 2.07 Megapixels (1920 x 1080)
Maximum recording Time
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** 32GB SD Memory Card in MP4:
4Mbps (1280 x 720): 17 hrs. 20 min.
17Mbps (1920 x 1080): 4 hr. 10 min.
24Mbps (1920 x 1080): 2 hr. 55 min.
35Mbps (1920 x 1080): 2 hr. 20 min. * When recording has continued for 12 hours, it will automatically stop and then start.
** Variable bit rate
*Manual mode/Cinema Mode only
Focal Length: 2.8-89.6mm
35mm Film Equivalent:: Optical Zoom: 38.5-1232mm / Advanced Zoom Off: 38.5-1232mm / Advanced Zoom On: 32.5-1853mm
Zoom Speed: Variable / 3 Fixed Zoom Speeds; Max. F/Stop: f/1.8-4.5
*2Cinema Standard, Vivid, Cool, Nostalgia, Sepia, Old Movies, Dramatic B&W
*3Portrait, Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Night, Low Light, Spotlight, Fireworks
Max Shutter Speed
Still Image: 1/500 sec.
Minimum Focusing Distance
All other modes: 10mm (WIDE end), 1m across entire zooming range (from edge of lens). However, approx. 50cm at tele macro setting established at this time (automatic movement to TELE end)
Low Light mode: 0.4 lux
Intelligent IS in Auto/Baby mode: Dynamic IS (default)
Tripod Mode IS Modes other than Intelligent IS; Dynamic IS and Powered IS settings can be made manually in Manual*1/Cinema Mode: Standard IS
IS Off *Angle detection and sensor-based movement vector detection (hybrid supported)
*2Portrait, Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Night, Low Light, Spotlight, Fireworks)
* 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.
MP4 Satisfied: MPEG-2 AAC-LC (2 Channel)
Sampling Frequency: 48 KHz
Supplied Video Editing Software
AV Mini Terminal/Headphone Terminal
Operating Temperature range
Approx. 10.1 oz. /285g (Including Battery BP-718, memory card, and grip belt)
† Prices and specifications subject to change without notice. Actual prices are determined by individual dealers and may vary.
- Connecting to a Computer via Wi-Fi and Viewing and Saving Movies and Photos Using a Web Browser (Remote Browse)
- Connecting to an iOS or Android Device via Wi-Fi and Viewing and Saving Movies and Photos Using a Web Browser
- Recording movies streamed from the camcorder when it is in another location in your house using an iOS-Android device as a remote control
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Compatible Supplies & Accessories
Canon offers a wide range of compatible supplies and accessories that can enhance your user experience with you VIXIA HF R52 that you can purchase direct. Scroll down to easily select items to add to your shopping cart for a faster, easier checkout. Visit the Canon Online Store
Battery Charger CG-700
Charges Li-Ion Battery 700 Series.
Battery Pack BP-718
Battery Pack BP-727
High capacity intelligent battery pack.
Compact Power Adapter CA-110
Compact Power Adapter for the BP-110 Battery Pack.
Mini-HDMI Cable: connects Canon HD Camcorders/select PowerShot Cameras to HDMI compatible TV.
Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
The Canon IFC-400PCU USB Interface Cable enables you to transfer your camera pictures to a computer fast. The cable connects to your camera and to the USB port on your PC or MAC Computer. Comes standard with the EOS 1Ds Mark III, 1D Mark IV, 1D Mark III, 1Ds Mark II, 1D Mark II N, 1D Mark II, 5D Mark II, 7D, 5D, 50D, 40D, 30D, 20D, 10D, Digital Rebel XTi, Digital Rebel XT and Digital Rebel. Please see Compatibility tab for compatible models.
Kata Small Shoulder Bag
Enjoy the convenience of this small shoulder bag, compatible with the following camcorders: DC100, DC40, GL2, VIXIA HF S10 Dual Flash Memory, VIXIA HF S100 Flash Memory, VIXIA HF S11 Dual Flash Memory, VIXIA HF11 Dual Flash Memory, VIXIA HF20 Dual Flash Memory, VIXIA HF200 Flash Memory, VIXIA HG20 Hard Disk Drive, VIXIA HG21 Hard Disk Drive, ZR800, ZR800 miniDV Refurbished
Neck Strap NS-10
Neck Strap for your FS Camcorder.
Pan Cradle CT-V1
Enables remote control panning (approx. 200-degree rotation) of select VIXIA, camcorders using a compatible mobile device. Compatible with the VIXIA mini X and VIXIA HF R50/R52/R500 camcorders. Powered by supplied AC Adapter or two AA batteries.
SC-2000 Soft Carrying Case
Protect your camcorder with the professional-quality SC-2000 Soft Carrying Case, featuring secure compartments for filters and extra battery packs.
SD Memory Card Album DA-10
Enjoy this album-style memory card holder which holds up to 30 SD memory cards.
SD Memory Card Wallet SW-10
Enjoy this slim, wallet-style memory card holder.
STV-250N Mini Plug to RCA
Used to connect to a TV or VCR.
Shoulder Strap SS-600
Shoulder Strap SS-650
This small but rugged shoulder strap gives you added security with leather reinforced attachments and is convenient for hands free transportation.
Soft Case SC-A80
Fits most Canon Consumer Camcorders with large front-zippered pockets, two carrying straps with overlapping grip and a removable shoulder strap.
USB Adapter UA-100
USB Adapter for USB cable to connect to an external HDD
WM-V1 Wireless Microphone
Compact, high performance wireless microphone for recording audio up to 164 feet away (50 meters).
WRIST STRAP WS-20