Battery performance (VIXIA HF R52/R50/R500)
Article ID: ART114335 | Date published: 05/11/2015 | Date last updated: 08/15/2015
 

Description

Battery performance (VIXIA HF R52/R50/R500)

Solution

Recording and playback times given in the following tables are approximate and vary according to video quality and charging, recording or playback conditions. The effective usage time of the battery pack may decrease when recording in cold surroundings, when using the brighter screen settings, etc.

Recording AVCHD movies

Using the built-in memory
Battery pack Video quality Recording
(maximum)
Recording
(typical)*
Playback
BP-71860P100 min.55 min.160 min.
MXP110 min.65 min.170 min.
FXP110 min.65 min.175 min.
LP110 min.65 min.175 min.
BP-72760P155 min.90 min.240 min.
MXP165 min.95 min.260 min.
FXP165 min.95 min.260 min.
LP170 min.95 min.270 min.

Using a memory card
Battery pack Video quality Recording
(maximum)
Recording
(typical)*
Playback
BP-71860P95 min.55 min.160 min.
MXP105 min.60 min.170 min.
FXP105 min.60 min.170 min.
LP110 min.60 min.175 min.
BP-72760P150 min.85 min.240 min.
MXP165 min.90 min.260 min.
FXP165 min.95 min.260 min.
LP170 min.95 min.270 min.

  • *Approximate times for recording with repeated operations such as start/stop, zooming, and power on/off.
  • The effective usage time of the battery pack may decrease when recording in cold surroundings, when using the brighter screen settings, etc.
IMPORTANT
We recommend that you prepare battery packs to last 2 to 3 times longer than you think you might need.

Recording MP4 movies

Using the built-in memory
Battery pack Video quality Recording
(maximum)
Recording
(typical)*
Playback
BP-71835 Mbps100 min.55 min.160 min.
24 Mbps120 min.65 min.175 min.
17 Mbps120 min.65 min.175 min.
4 Mbps125 min.70 min.185 min.
BP-72735 Mbps150 min.90 min.245 min.
24 Mbps180 min.100 min.265 min.
17 Mbps180 min.100 min.265 min.
4 Mbps195 min.110 min.285 min.

Using a memory card
Battery pack Video quality Recording
(maximum)
Recording
(typical)*
Playback
BP-71835 Mbps95 min.60 min.160 min.
24 Mbps115 min.65 min.175 min.
17 Mbps115 min.65 min.175 min.
4 Mbps125 min.70 min.185 min.
BP-72735 Mbps150 min.85 min.240 min.
24 Mbps175 min.100 min.265 min.
17 Mbps180 min.100 min.265 min.
4 Mbps190 min.105 min.285 min.

  • *Approximate times for recording with repeated operations such as start/stop, zooming, and power on/off.
  • The effective usage time of the battery pack may decrease when recording in cold surroundings, when using the brighter screen settings, etc.
IMPORTANT
We recommend that you prepare battery packs to last 2 to 3 times longer than you think you might need.


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