Canon Vixia HF G30 Specifications

Canon Vixia HF G30

Part Number: 8454B001

General

  • Depth
    7.2 in
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    HD CMOS Pro
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.84"
  • Digital Zoom
    400 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV 4
  • System
    hybrid
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Audio Signal Format
    Linear PCM
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Dynamic Image Stabilizer)
  • Surround Sound
    5.1 channel surround sound ready, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Effective Video Resolution
    2.91 MP
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Digital Zoom
    400 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV 4
  • Audio Signal Format
    Linear PCM
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.84"
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Auto Focus
    Hybrid
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    2.91 MP
  • Face Detection
    Face-priority AF function, Yes
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    3.09 MP
  • Optical Sensor Type
    HD CMOS Pro
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    23 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    113 °F

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    1.2 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, low light, night mode, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, spotlight, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Cinema, Cool, Dramatic B&W, Dream, Memory, Nostalgic, Old Movie, Sepia, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2000K - 15000K (100K steps), cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, fluorescent light (warm white), shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Special Effects
    Cool, Sepia, Cinema, Old Movie, Vivid, Nostalgic, Dramatic B&W, Dream, Memory
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, portrait mode, night mode, fireworks, low light, sports mode, sunset, beach, snow
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic, manual, aperture-priority, shutter-priority
  • Min Illumination
    1.2 lux
  • White Balance Presets
    Fluorescent, cloudy, tungsten light, daylight, shade, fluorescent light (warm white), 2000K - 15000K (100K steps)

Display

  • Display Format
    1,230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Lens System

  • Type
    20 x zoom lens - 3.67 - 73.4 mm - f/1.8-2.8
  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-2.8
  • Min Focal Length
    3.67 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    73.4 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    26.8 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    58 mm
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Color Category
    black

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.24 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    1560000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD - LCD
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size (metric)
    0.6 cm

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 5Mbps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 35Mbps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 24Mbps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 17Mbps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 4Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 360 - 3Mbps
  • Memory Card Slot
    Dual SD card

Additional Features

  • Additional Features
    RGB primary color filter, accessories hot shoe, GPS ready, Relay Recording, Video Snapshot mode, 24p Cinema Mode, Smart AUTO, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS)
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Features
    24p Cinema Mode, GPS ready, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), RGB primary color filter, Relay Recording, Smart AUTO, Video Snapshot mode, accessories hot shoe

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    dual SD card
  • Type
    HDMI output, USB 2.0, composite video/audio output, headphones, microphone
  • Qty
    1

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Canon BP-820
  • Details
    1 x Canon BP-820 Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Canon BP-820

Software

  • Type
    Canon ImageBrowser EX, Drivers & Utilities, Pixela Video Browser
  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Pixela Video Browser, Canon ImageBrowser EX

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon VIXIA
  • Model
    HF G30
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    Camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    1.2 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    400 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV 4
  • Special Effects
    Cinema, Cool, Dramatic B&W, Dream, Memory, Nostalgic, Old Movie, Sepia, Vivid
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Dynamic Image Stabilizer)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    24p Cinema Mode, GPS ready, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), RGB primary color filter, Relay Recording, Smart AUTO, Video Snapshot mode, accessories hot shoe

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Dynamic Image Stabilizer)

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, low light, night mode, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, spotlight, sunset

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2000K - 15000K (100K steps), cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, fluorescent light (warm white), shade, tungsten light

Auto Focus

  • System
    hybrid
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.3 in
  • Height
    3.3 in
  • Weight
    26.98 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    3.09 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    2.91 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    2.91
  • Optical Sensor Type
    HD CMOS Pro
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.84"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    8.9 mm ( 1/2.84" )
  • Sensor Qty
    1

Camera Display

  • Type
    OLED display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    3.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    8.9 cm
  • Display Format
    1,230,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    dual SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Surround Sound
    5.1 channel surround sound ready, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording

Camcorder Features

  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes

Pro Camcorder Features

  • Audio Signal Format
    Linear PCM
  • Features
    SMPTE Color Bars, zebra pattern

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 720, 1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 360
  • Frame Rate
    60 frames per second
  • Bitrate
    17Mbps, 24Mbps, 28Mbps, 35Mbps, 3Mbps, 4Mbps, 5Mbps

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Form Factor
    Canon BP-820
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Where to Buy

Canon Vixia HF G30

Part Number: 8454B001
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