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Samsung F80 Long Zoom High Def Flash Camcorder w/ 52x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Display, Face Detection

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Samsung F80 Long Zoom High Def Flash Camcorder w/ 52x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Display, Face Detection

The Samsung HMX-F80 Flash Memory HD Camcorder features 1080i upscaling with HDMI output, allowing you to watch great homemade movies on your HDTV. It features 52x optical zoom and 65x Intelli-Zoom that brings distant objects closer for a perfect shot. Simply connect this 52x optical zoom camcorder by HDMI cable and you will see clear, life-like details. With its Record Pause Function, you can briefly pause while recording, yet still create one continuous file for easy uploading to social networking sites. This face detection camcorder features a 2.7-inch LCD that provides a clear picture of what you are shooting. This Samsung camcorder has a Smart BGM2 feature that allows you to add background music to your movies.
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Questions & Answers for Samsung Samsung F80 Long Zoom High Def Flash Camcorder w/ 52x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Display, Face Detection

Question

How long is the Battery life of this camcorder

asked 2 years, 6 months ago
By
pammy7010
on Samsung F80 Long Zoom High Def Flash Camcorder w/ 52x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Display, Face Detection
2 answers
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answer 1
The only think I can tell you is it doesn't last very long. I am disappointed in the battery life.
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
By
More4Nana
answer 2
There are two batteries available for this model.

For the BP105R, you get approximately 100 minutes with HD recording and approximately 80 minutes with SD recording.

For the BP210R, you get approximately 200 minutes with HD recording and 160 minutes of SD recording.

Thanks for your interest in Samsung products.

--Mr.Samsung
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
By
MrSamsung
 - SamsungHQ
Question

Does a battery come with the samsung F80?

asked 2 years, 5 months ago
By
kristy
on Samsung F80 Long Zoom High Def Flash Camcorder w/ 52x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Display, Face Detection
2 answers
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answer 1
Yes, the battery comes with it.
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
By
More4Nana
answer 2
Yes, a battery is included in the package.

Thanks for your interest in Samsung camcorders.

--Mr.Samsung
answered 2 years, 4 months ago
By
MrSamsung
 - SamsungHQ
Question

what is low lux/night mode. when i video at nite it comes out dark

asked 2 years, 3 months ago
By
irene
on Samsung F80 Long Zoom High Def Flash Camcorder w/ 52x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Display, Face Detection
2 answers
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answer 1
if it is a little dark and you put it on it will come out brighter
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
By
julian4
answer 2
You can adjust the shutter speed when recording a slow moving object or a brighter image in dark places without compromising colors by using the "C.Nite" feature.

To access that, press Menu > Control > C.Nite.

Thanks for your support of Samsung products.

--Mr.Samsung
answered 2 years, 2 months ago
By
MrSamsung
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what is the recording time per battery?

asked 2 years, 11 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Samsung F80 Long Zoom High Def Flash Camcorder w/ 52x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Display, Face Detection
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answer 1
I have used the camera for a day at a sports event, turning it on and off and capturing quite a lot of video and did not run the battery dead. I don't have an exact time figure but the battery seems quite capable of keeping up with a day of recording stuff.
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
By
Greytsilly
 - Central NY
answer 2
For HD recording, approximately 100 minutes per charge.
For SD recording, approximately 80 minutes per charge.

Thanks for your interest in Samsung cameras.

--HDTech
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
By
MrSamsung
 - SamsungHQ
Question

Can this be plugged into the tv to view videos?

asked 2 years, 3 months ago
By
Kal
on Samsung F80 Long Zoom High Def Flash Camcorder w/ 52x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Display, Face Detection
2 answers
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answer 1
yes it can...
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
By
SweatyPaws
answer 2
Yes you can, and there's even an included A/V cable for your convenience.

Thanks for your interest in Samsung products.

Mr. Samsung
answered 2 years, 3 months ago
By
MrSamsung
Question

can you capture video (a/v or hdmi) with this camera? (not record but capture for live stream)

can you capture video (a/v or hdmi) with this camera? (not record but capture for live stream)
asked 2 years, 11 months ago
By
timbocf
on Samsung F80 Long Zoom High Def Flash Camcorder w/ 52x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Display, Face Detection
2 answers
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answer 1
After reading the manual, I don't believe you can do this. I think you have to have a card in place and have the camera in record mode. You can probably have a feed from the camera output to feed a live video but I think the card size will limit how long you could do this. Hope this helps.
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
By
Greytsilly
 - Central NY
answer 2
This can be used to record video, but not as a capture device for other devices, like TVs or computers.

Thanks for your interest in Samsung products.

--HDTech
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
By
MrSamsung
 - SamsungHQ
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how long to charge battery

asked 2 years, 11 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Samsung F80 Long Zoom High Def Flash Camcorder w/ 52x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Display, Face Detection
2 answers
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answer 1
About an hour or a bit over.
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
By
Greytsilly
 - Central NY
answer 2
Charging is based on the amount of charge left in the battery. Usually several hours will fill the battery completely.

Thanks for your interest in Samsung products.

--HDTech
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
By
MrSamsung
 - SamsungHQ
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does this video camera have a night vision?

like an old one i had it turned like green /gray for night shooting so does this one have that? or if not any video camera around this price have night vision? cause its the main reason im buying a video camera. thanks
asked 2 years, 11 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
 - MN
on Samsung F80 Long Zoom High Def Flash Camcorder w/ 52x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Display, Face Detection
2 answers
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answer 1
Yes
answered 2 years, 10 months ago
By
Greytsilly
 - Central NY
answer 2
You are able to record in low-light situations, although like other cameras, if there is absolutely no light present, there will be no video playback possible.

Thanks for your interest in Samsung products.

--HDTech
answered 2 years, 11 months ago
By
MrSamsung
 - SamsungHQ
Question

Does this product have a tripod insert??

Can I mount this to a tripod
asked 2 years, 1 month ago
By
AmitScungilli
on Samsung F80 Long Zoom High Def Flash Camcorder w/ 52x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Display, Face Detection
2 answers
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answer 1
yes
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
By
julian4
answer 2
Yes, a tripod mount is built into the frame of this camcorder.

Thanks for your interest in Samsung products.

--Mr.Samsung
answered 2 years, 1 month ago
By
MrSamsung
Question

does this come with a remote control?

asked 2 years, 7 months ago
By
an anonymous customer
on Samsung F80 Long Zoom High Def Flash Camcorder w/ 52x Optical Zoom, 2.7" LCD Display, Face Detection
2 answers
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answer 1
No
answered 2 years, 7 months ago
By
Dantethereview
answer 2
This comes with a battery, power adapter, USB cable, AV cable, user manual and a quick start guide. Optional accessories include a micro-HDMI cable, a carrying case, memory card and external battery charger. No remote control is offered with this model.

Thanks for your interest in Samsung products.

--Mr.Samsung
answered 2 years, 7 months ago
By
MrSamsung
 - SamsungHQ
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