Canon LEGRIA HF R36

LEGRIA HD Camcorders

LEGRIA HF R36

Canon LEGRIA HF R36

Share your stories effortlessly with Wi-Fi

It’s easy to get close to the action in superb Full HD with the compact LEGRIA HF R36. Share your creations effortlessly with Wi-Fi and enjoy steady footage with Intelligent IS.

  • Wi-Fi with MP4 support
  • 51x Advanced zoom; Full HD CMOS
  • Optical Intelligent IS
  • Story Creator
  • Cinema-look filters; Touch Decoration
  • Store direct to external HDD
  • 7.5cm touch screen
  • Smart Auto, Face Detection
  • HD-SD conversion
  • 8GB memory, SDXC card slot
LEGRIA HF R36
  • Full HD Full HD
  • Wi-Fi with MP4 Support Wi-Fi with MP4 Support
  • HD CMOS Sensor HD CMOS Sensor
  • 51x Advanced Zoom 51x Advanced Zoom
  • Optical Intelligent IS Optical Intelligent IS
  • 8GB built-in memory + SDXC slot 8GB built-in memory + SDXC slot
  • Story Creator Story Creator
  • Cinema-Look Filter Cinema-Look Filter
  • Touch Decoration Touch Decoration
  • 7.5cm Wide LCD Screen 7.5cm Wide LCD Screen
  • Touch Screen Touch Screen
  • Smart Auto mode Smart Auto mode
  • Face Detection Technology Face Detection Technology

Useful info

Wi-Fi with MP4 support

In-built Wi-Fi lets you effortlessly share your creations to social networking sites and view your videos on DNLA certified TVs and iOS devices. Support for MP4 format ensures quick transfer times of HD movies.

51x Advanced zoom; Full HD CMOS

A genuine Canon HD video lens with 51x Advanced Zoom lets you capture all the detail in even far away subjects. The Full HD CMOS sensor gives excellent colour reproduction even in low light, so your movies will look great on your HDTV.

Optical Intelligent IS

Intelligent IS is the perfect solution to combat camera shake. It automatically detects the scene and selects exactly the right optical Image Stabilizer settings from 4 modes to counteract movement and prevent blur. It ensures sharp, detailed videos in every situation - leaving you free to concentrate on shooting.

Story Creator

Use Story Creator to effortlessly create memorable movies and help develop your video skills. Choose a theme for your movie and Story Creator gives you on screen suggestions and shooting tips, so you can make captivating videos.

Cinema-look filters; Touch Decoration

Inspire your creativity with Cinema-Look Filters. Select from 8 adjustable colour-grading filters to capture the perfect movie scene. Adding fun effects to your movies without a PC is easy using Touch Decoration.

Store direct to external HDD

Copy movies direct from the inbuilt memory or SDXC card slot to an external hard drive. Just follow the simple on-screen menus for quick and easy storage.

Fingertip control

Operation is easy with a high-resolution 7.5cm (3.0”) gesture-based Touch-screen LCD, which gives you intuitive fingertip control of settings and simplifies playback.

Smart Auto, Face Detection

Effortlessly shoot high quality video with Smart Auto. Intelligent Scene Detection Technology selects the perfect settings from 38 scene modes – all you have to do is point and shoot, whilst Face Detection optimises the settings for great people shots.

HD-SD conversion

Convert movies from HD to SD in camera for really easy sharing and web uploading.

8GB Dual Flash memory, SDXC card slot

An in-built 8GB Dual Flash memory lets you store over 3 hours of Full HD movies. Record even longer with the SDXC card slot.

Product Specification

VIDEO SYSTEM

Recording Formats AVCHD/MP4
Recording Medium 8GB built-in flash memory
SDXC/SDHC/SD memory card
Relay recording possible
Max Recording Time* Variable total, depending on memory card size¹
Internal memory: AVCHD mode, 3hrs²
MP4 mode: 4hrs 10mins³
64GB SDXC card (not supplied): AVCHD mode, 24hrs 30mins²
MP4 Mode, 33hrs 55mins³
Type 1/4.85 type CMOS
Total pixels 3.28 megapixel
Effective Pixels: Movie 2.07 megapixels¹ ²
Effective Pixels: Still 2.07 megapixels (16:9)
Filter Bayer pattern filter
Advanced Zoom 51x
Optical Zoom 32x
Digital Zoom 1020x
Digital Tele-converter NO
Focal length 2.8mm - 89.6mm
35mm Equivalent Focal Length 38.5mm - 1232mm
Maximum aperture f1.8 to 4.5
Minimum focusing distance 10mm
Image Stabilizer Optical Image Stabiliser:
Intelligent IS - Dynamic, Powered, Tripod, Macro
Filter diameter None
Wide Attachment NO

IMAGE PROCESSOR

Image Processor DIGIC DV III
Face Detection Technology YES
Screen size 7.5cm (3.0") Touchscreen LCD, 100% view
Pixels 230,000 dots
Touchscreen LCD YES
Manual adjustment Brightness, backlight

WI-FI FUNCTION

Wi-Fi Function (wireless LAN, DLNA) YES

EXTERNAL HDD STORAGE

Direct storage to external HDD YES

VIEWFINDER

Screen size NO
Pixels NO

MINIMUM ILLUMINATION

Minimum Lux. 4 lux
Night Mode Low Light (0.4 lux)
Auto Gain Control limit adjustment NO
Auto/Manual YES / YES
Control AUTO: Face Detection AF / TV AF
MANUAL: Touchscreen LCD, Touch Focus
Manual Focus Assist YES (Magnification)

CINEMA FEATURES

Cinema Features Cinema-Look Filters
Story Creator
Touch Decoration
Smart AUTO YES (38 scenes)
Program AE AUTO;
M mode: P,SCN (Portrait, Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Night, Low Light, Spotlight, Fireworks);
Cinema mode: P
Zebra NO

BACKLIGHT COMPENSATION

Backlight Compensation YES (automatic or user control)

WHITE BALANCE

Type TTL
Auto YES
Set/Preset YES: Daylight,Tungsten

SHUTTER SPEED

Maximum 1/1000th sec.
Slow 1/2 sec.

DIGITAL EFFECT

Fade Auto Fade, Wipe
Effect NO

IMAGE QUALITY ADJUSTMENT

Image Effects NO
Custom Functions NO

CUSTOM CONTROL

Custom Control YES (Touch panel operations)

STILL IMAGE

Capture image size 1920 x 1080 (not Cinema mode)
Continuous shooting mode NO
Auto Exposure Bracketing NO
Simultaneous Photo Recording YES
Selecting AF Frame Function NO
Histogram NO
Photo Button Touchscreen LCD
Photo Burst NO

SELF TIMER

Self timer 10 sec

REC. REVIEW/REC. SEARCH

REC. review/REC. search YES/NO

RECORDING MODE

LP mode 5 AVCHD recording quality modes.¹
MXP: 1920x1080, 24Mbps;²
FXP: 1920x1080, 17Mbps;²
XP+: 1440x1080, 12Mbps;
SP: 1440x1080, 7Mbps;
LP: 1440x1080, 5Mbps
2 MP4 quality recording modes
1280 x 720, 9Mbps;
1280 x 720, 4Mbps,
Progressive shooting mode YES (25p)
x.v.Color YES
Video Snapshot YES
Pre REC YES
Colour Bars and Test Tone NO
Still image NO
Date YES

MEMORY CARD

Multi Media Card NO
Secure Digital Card SD / SDHC / SDXC
Movie Recording YES
Internal Data Transfer MOVIE: Yes (internal memory to card)
STILLS: Yes (internal memory to card)
System Dolby Digital 2ch (AC-3 2ch)
Audio Scene Select NO
Zoom Microphone NO
Manual Rec. level control YES

TERMINAL

Headphone YES
Microphone NO
USB YES (Mini-AB, USB 2.0 Hi-Speed, output only)
DV NO
Direct Print NO
Analogue-in NO
AV YES (out only)
S-video NO
Component NO
HDMI YES (HDMI™ Mini Connector: v1.3, out only, CEC supported)
LANC NO
Built-in charger YES

QUICK START

Quick Start YES (using LCD screen)

ACCESSORY SHOE

Accessory shoe NO

BUILT-IN VIDEO LIGHT

Built-in Video light NO

BUILT-IN FLASH

Built-in Flash NO

PC CONNECTION KIT

DV Network Solution Disk NO
Application software YES (PIXELA Video Browser, Network Utility and ImageBrowser EX)
USB cable YES
Easy Web Upload YES
HD->SD conversion YES

WIRELESS CONTROLLER

Wireless controller NO

BATTERY PACK

Type Lithium Ion
Intelligent Battery System YES (except BP-709)
Battery included in the kit BP-709
Max recording time (included battery) 1hour
Long life Battery BP-727
Longer recording time** 3 hours 15 minutes

DIMENSIONS

W x H x D 54 x 55 x 115 mm
Weight 250 g
LP mode ¹ Variable bit rate used in all recording modes
² Class 4 or higher SDHC card required for 1920x1080 recording, Class 2 or higher SDHC card recommended for other recording modes, Memory card not supplied
Effective Pixels: Movie ¹ Advanced Zoom ON, 16:9 recording mode, wide end
² Image Stabiliser mode set to Standard or Off
Max Recording Time* ¹ Class 4 or higher SDHC card required for 1920x1080 recording, Class 2 or higher SDHC card recommended for other recording modes, Memory card not supplied
² Recording for more than 12 hours continuously is not possible
³ Max recording time for MP4 is 30 mins and the max file size is 4GB, when either of these conditions are met recording will stop automatically
  • Specifications are subject to change without notice
  • * LP recording mode
  • ** Normal LCD brightness and optional long life BP

Accessories & Supplies

Power

Whether you need a replacement battery or charger or you are looking for a battery with a larger capacity, Canon has a full range of accessories for the power you need to capture your memories.

BP-718

The intelligent lithium ion battery tells you exactly how much battery charge you have left.

BP-727

Shoot for even longer with this high capacity intelligent lithium ion battery, that tells you exactly how much battery charge you have left.

CG-700

The CG-700 is an accessory for charging your batteries without your camcorder. You can place your battery in the cradle and the LED indicator will let you know when the battery is fully charged.

Cases

SC-2000

Canon’s camcorder cases are built specifically to protect your LEGRIA camcorder. The soft case has been designed to accommodate a variaty of camcorder camera configurations.

Other

UA-100 - USB Adapter

The UA-100 USB adaptor lets you connect your external HDD disk drive to your LEGRIA camcorder, perfect for when you need to back up footage and preserve your memories.

Movie Uploader App for Canon LEGRIA camcorders

Watch your videos on your wireless device, and share online.

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