Offering exceptional value, easy operation, and outstanding performance, Canon's ZR80 camcorder can turn even every day occasions into milestones you can cherish forever. The Canon ZR80 gives you portable movie-making power at a price that will inspire you. Featuring the superior clarity of Canon's 18x Optical Zoom Lens paired with an advanced image stabilization system, the ZR80 will keep all your memories looking sharp and true to life.
Features: The ZR-80 camcorder 18X optical / 360X digital zoom is so advanced, it corrects camcorder shake instantly. It's all thanks to a high quality image stabilization system that makes sure your videos always look smooth, steady and natural even when shooting hand-held at full telephoto Seamlessly connect to your computer, TV or VCR: Canon camcorders feature an exclusive connection circuit, called VIC. VIC is a virtual powerhouse. Traditionally, multiple chips were needed to perform the camcorder's input and output functions. However VIC manages it all with one single chip Shoot close-ups they'll love: When shooting close-ups of people, the ZR-series camcorders utilize a Skin Detail Function to automatically soften details resulting in a more complimentary appearance. Night mode. At the touch of a button, the camcorder selects the ideal shutter speed and sensitivity combination to brighten up the scene, without sacrificing color. Take control of your creativity with the preprogrammed auto exposure modes (Auto, Sports, Portrait, Spotlight, Sand & Snow and Low Light mode.) Meanwhile, the more experienced users will appreciate the manual focus, exposure level, white balance, and shutter speed controls. Create magnificent panoramas by using the StitchAssist Mode The ZR80 is so versatile, you can even choose from a wide selection of operating languages, including English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian, Chinese or Japanese. The date format can also be selected.
Power supply (rated): 7.4 V DC Power consumption: 2.3 W (using viewfinder), 3.3 W (using LCD screen) Television system: EIA standard (525 lines, 60 fields) NTSC color signal Video recording system: 2 rotary heads, helical scanning system DV system (Consumer digital VCR SD system) Digital component recording Audio recording system: PCM digital sound: 16-bit & 12-bit Image sensor: 1/6-inch CCD, approx. 680,000 pixels, Effective pixels: tape approx. 340,000 pixels card approx. 447,000 pixels Tape format: Videocassettes bearing the MiniDV mark Tape speed: SP: 0.74 ips (18.81 mm/s), LP: 0.49 ips (12.56 mm/s) Maximum recording time (with an 80-min. cassette) SP: 80 min.; LP: 120 min. Fast forward/rewind time: 2 min. 20 sec. (with a 60-min. cassette) Lens: f=2.8-61.6, f/1.6-3.6, 22x powerzoom Focusing system: TTL autofocus, manual focusing possible Minimum focusing distance: 3 ft. 3 3/8 in. (1 m); 3/8 in. (1 cm)
on maximum wide angle Maximum shutter speed: 1/2,000 sec. (1/250 in CARD CAMERA mode) Minimum illumination: 2 lx (using the Night mode) Recommended illumination: More than 100 lx Filter diameter: 30.5 mm Viewfinder: 0.33-inch TFT color, approx. 113,000 pixels LCD screen: 2.5-inch TFT color, approx. 112,000 pixels Microphone: Stereo electret condenser microphone DV terminal: Special 4-pin connector (based on IEEE 1394) Print order format: Digital Print Order Format (DPOP) Dimensions: 2.1 x 3.7 x 5.5 in. (53 x 95 x 139 mm) excluding protrusions Weight: approx. 1.1 lb. (485 g) Included in the Box: ZR80 Camcorder, BP-508 Battery Pack, CA-570 Compact Power Adapter, SS-900 Shoulder Strap, STV-250N Stereo Video Cable,