Ignite inquisitive minds

Visuals so life-like that students feel immersed from any seat in the classroom. Learn and discover more with F17-8M's advancing classroom visual technology.
  • 8

    Mega Pixel
  • 30

  • 27.2x

    Digital Zoom

Catch all the details

Zoom in and capture engaging details with F17-8M's powerful 8 megapixel sensor and 27.2x digital zoom.

easy to connect

Easy to connect, easy to display

Connect with the convenience of HDMI or VGA input and output to your projector, monitor, or computer.


Learn from any angle

Create dynamic lessons with a flexible gooseneck that gives you a wide range of motion allowing your students to see details from all angles.

exciting moments

Create exciting moments

Use AVer's exclusive Sphere2 & ClassSend Software Suite to create, collaborate, upload, and share your lesson plan materials through sites such as YouTube, Google Drive and Dropbox.


America's best document camera warranty program

The F17-8M has the industry's only 5-year bumper-to-bumper (all-inclusive) doc cam warranty with 5-year free 2-way RMA shipping and 5-year worry-free standard advanced replacement program.

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Broadneck Elementary School
The AVer Document Camera has been the best teaching tool I have ever used. I have no regrets about getting the document camera instead of an interactive white board. The document camera has so many more functions and uses than I ever imagined.

Broadneck Elementary School | Read Case Studies

Fractus Learning
With a compact and robust design and free software for screencasting, manipulating and sharing video, the AVer F17HD is one of the best HD cameras available.

Fractus Learning | Read Case Studies


Sensor1/3.2" CMOS Pixel count8 megapixels
Zooming27.2X digital zoom Shooting areaMax. 22.83" x 12.83" (580mm x 326mm)

Sensor1/3.2" CMOS Pixel count8 megapixels Effective pixel3840 H x 2160 V
Frame rate30 fps (max.) White balanceAuto / ManualExposureAuto / Manual
Image modeSharp / Graphics / Motion / MicroscopeEffectColor / B/W / Negative / Mirror / Rotate / Freeze RGB output1920x1080, 1280x1024, 1280x720, 1024x768, 1280x800
FocusAuto / Manual Shooting areaMax. 22.83" x 12.83" (580mm x 326mm)Zooming 27.2X digital zoom
Image effectColor / B&W / Negative / Mirror / Reverse / FreezeWhite balance / exposure / night viewAuto / ManualPicture-in-pictureYes
Split screenYes Presentation toolsSpotlight (Yes), Visor (Yes) Capture modeSingle / Continuous
Remote controlYes Image storage240 Frames(XGA) ; 80 Frames(8M Pixel) Onboard AV recordingYes
Onboard annotationNo
Operating systemsWindows 7 (32/64 bit), Windows 8 (32/64 bit), Windows 10 (32/64 bit), Mac OS X 10.9 or above (Intel based), Chrome OS 29 or above AVer software AVer A+ software suite (Sphere 2, PowerPoint plug-in, Flash-Plug-in), Sphere Lite (for Chromebook) Interactive whiteboard compatibility Yes with AVerVision Flash plug-in
*certain limitations apply
Power sourceDC 12V, 2A, 100-240V, 50-60HzConsumption12 Watts (lamp off); 12.8 Watts (lamp on)
Lamp typeLED light
Input/Output connections
RGB input15-Pins D-sub (VGA) HDMI inputYes Composite videoRCA Jack (through optional CVBS Adapter)
RGB output15-Pins D-sub (VGA) DC 12V inputPower JackUSBMini-USB 2.0 (Connect to PC), Type-A (For USB Drive)
SDSD/SDHC (Up to 32GB) DC 12V inputPower Jack MIC inputBuilt in & 3.5mm jack, pink
Operating(WxHxD) 7.87" x 20.67" x 14.96" 200mm x 525mm x 380mm (+/-2mm include rubber foot but IR cover not included)Folded9.05" x 2.87" x 12" 230mm x 73mm x 305mm (+/-2mm include rubber foot but IR cover not included)Weight5.51 lbs (2.5kg)
External storage
Secure Digital (SDHC)1GB ~ 32GB (FAT32)USB Flash Drive2GB ~ 64GB (FAT32)
Package contents
3' USB cable (Mini type)
RGB cable
Power adapter 12V / 2A
Remote control (including batteries)
Quick guide
Optional accessories
Microscope adapterPart number: VISIFSEMA Carrying bagPart number: VISIOCPCC Anti-glare sheetPart number: PANTIGLA1 (A5 size 8.26" x 5.84")
Power adapterPPDC12VPA
Warranty5 years Advanced replacementsDuring warranty period Free 2-way RMA shippingYes, during warranty period within Continental USA (including HI & AK)
Kensington Lock OptionYes Ordering Info SKU: VISIF178M

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