Canon HV20 Specifications

Canon HV20

Part Number: 2059B001 (Reviewed) Released: January 31, 2007

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    2.96 Mpix
  • Effective Video Resolution
    2.07 Mpix
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    2.76 Megapixel
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    3.1 Megapixel
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV (HDV)
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Digital Zoom
    200 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    SP
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Audio Signal Format
    MPEG1 Audio Layer II
  • AV Interfaces
    composite video/audio
  • Digital Zoom
    200 x
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Min Illumination
    0.2 lux
  • Special Effects
    Art
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical
  • Faders
    black fader
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/2 sec
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Shooting Programs
    sunset
  • White Balance
    automatic
  • White Balance Presets
    fluorescent
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority
  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    0.2 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    sunset
  • Special Effects
    Art
  • White Balance
    automatic
  • White Balance Presets
    fluorescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/2 sec
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps

Lens System

  • Focus Adjustment
    manual
  • Min Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    43 mm
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-3.0
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Type
    zoom lens
  • Min Focal Length
    6.1 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    61 mm
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Filter Size
    43 mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    manual
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    built-in flash

Additional Features

  • Built-in Light
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • DV input
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    contrast control
  • Features
    contrast control
  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities
  • Included Accessories
    component video cable

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.27 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    123,000 pixels pixels
  • Image Aspect Ratio
    16:9

Display

  • Resolution
    211,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    rotating

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    miniSD card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities

Memory / Storage

  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV (HDV)
  • Video Recording Modes
    SP
  • Memory Card Slot
    miniSD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    miniSD Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 1440 x 1080
    JPEG 640 x 480

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Included Accessories
    component video cable
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Canon BP-2L13, Canon BP-2L13
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone Form Factor
    built-in

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.5 in
  • Depth
    5.4 in
  • Height
    3.2 in
  • Weight
    1.2 lbs

Viewfinder / Display

  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Display Format
    211,000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    color

Physical Characteristics

  • Width
    3.5 in
  • Depth
    5.4 in
  • Height
    3.2 in
  • Weight
    1.2 lbs

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Where to Buy

Canon HV20

Part Number: 2059B001 Released: Jan 31, 2007
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