Canon GL2 Specifications

Canon GL2

Part Number: 7920A001 (Reviewed) Released: July 15, 2002

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Product Type
    Camcorder
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    410 Kpix
  • Effective Video Resolution
    380 Kpix
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV, Mini DV
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3CCD with Pixel Shift
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Digital Zoom
    100 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • AV Interfaces
    S-Video
  • Digital Zoom
    100 x
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3CCD with Pixel Shift
  • Min Illumination
    0.37 lux
  • Analog Video Format
    NTSC
  • Special Effects
    Slim
  • Horizontal Resolution
    525 lines
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical
  • Head Qty
    2
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/60 sec
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/15000 sec
  • Camcorder Slow Shutter Modes
    1/15sec
  • Shooting Modes
    frame movie mode
  • Shooting Programs
    sand & snow
  • White Balance
    presets
  • White Balance Presets
    outdoor
  • Exposure Modes
    Zebra pattern, Automatic, Manual, Program
  • Exposure Metering
    spot
  • Type
    none
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    0.37 lux
  • Exposure Metering
    spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    80
  • Exposure Modes
    Zebra pattern, Automatic, Manual, Program
  • Shooting Programs
    sand & snow
  • Special Effects
    Slim
  • White Balance
    presets
  • White Balance Presets
    outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/15000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/60 sec

Lens System

  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    39.5 - 790mm mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    manual
  • Min Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual
  • Filter Size
    58 mm
  • Features
    aspherical lens
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.6-2.9
  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Type
    zoom lens
  • Min Focal Length
    4.2 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    84 mm
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Filter Size
    58 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    39.5 - 790mm mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    manual
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    none

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • DV input
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    USB compatibility
  • Features
    USB compatibility
  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities
  • Included Accessories
    S-Video cable

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD, LCD, LCD
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.44 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    180,000 pixels pixels

Display

  • Resolution
    200,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    rotating

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities

Memory / Storage

  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Included Memory Card
    8 MB SD, 8 MB SD, 8 MB SD
  • Image Storage
    Fine JPEG 1488 x 1128 : 6 - with 8MB card
    Standard JPEG 1488 x 1128 : 10 - with 8MB card
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 47 - with 8MB card
    Standard JPEG 640 x 480 : 93 - with 8MB card, Fine JPEG 1488 x 1128 : 6 - with 8MB card
    Standard JPEG 1488 x 1128 : 10 - with 8MB card
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 47 - with 8MB card
    Standard JPEG 640 x 480 : 93 - with 8MB card

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    S-Video cable

Battery

  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1500 mAh ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1500 mAh ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1500 mAh ( included )

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone Form Factor
    built-in
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone technology
    electret condenser

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.6 in
  • Depth
    12 in
  • Height
    5.4 in
  • Weight
    2.6 lbs

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Viewfinder / Display

  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Display Format
    200,000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color

Power

  • Run Time (Up To)
    65 min

Physical Characteristics

  • Width
    4.6 in
  • Depth
    12 in
  • Height
    5.4 in
  • Weight
    2.6 lbs

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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Canon GL2

Part Number: 7920A001 Released: Jul. 15, 2002
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