Canon Vixia HV30 Specifications

Canon Vixia HV30

Part Number: 2680B001 (Reviewed) Released: March 1, 2008

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Product Type
    Camcorder - 1080i
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    2.96 pixels
  • Effective Video Resolution
    2.07 pixels
  • Digital Zoom
    200 x
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    2.76 Megapixel
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV (HDV), Mini DV (HDV)
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (SuperRange)
  • Faders
    wipe fader
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Video Recording Modes
    SP, LP, SP, LP
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection, TTL contrast detection
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x, 10 x
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Digital Scene Transition
    Wipe fader, Wipe fader
  • Width
    3.5 in
  • Depth
    5.4 in
  • Height
    3.2 in
  • Weight
    1.2 lbs
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, SP
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    IR remote control, USB cable

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    0.2 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, night mode, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, spotlight, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Art, Black & White, Low Sharpening, Neutral, Sepia, Skin Detail, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (warm white), shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/2 sec

Display

  • Type
    2.7" LCD display
  • Display Format
    211,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash

Lens System

  • Type
    10 x zoom lens - 6.1 - 61 mm - f/1.8-3.0, 10 x zoom lens - 6.1 - 61 mm - f/1.8-3.0
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, 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
  • Min Focal Length
    6.1 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    61 mm
  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Certified for Windows Vista
    Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security., Certified for Windows Vista software and devices have undergone compatibility tests for ease-of-use, better performance and enhanced security.

Memory / Storage

  • Image Storage
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 1440 x 1080
    JPEG 848 x 480
    JPEG 640 x 480, JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 1440 x 1080
    JPEG 848 x 480
    JPEG 640 x 480
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV (HDV)
  • Memory Card Slot
    miniSD card, miniSD card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.27 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    123,000 pixels pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD - LCD, LCD

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Built-in Light
    Yes
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, takes photos while movie recording, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, takes photos while movie recording, accessories hot shoe, analog to digital conversion with pass through, backlight compensation, brightness control, histogram display, saturation control, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • DV input
    Yes

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    miniSD card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Canon BP-2L13, Canon BP-2L13
  • Details
    1 x Canon BP-2L13 Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
    1 x Canon BP-2L24H Li-ion rechargeable battery ( optional ), 1 x Canon BP-2L13 Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
    1 x Canon BP-2L24H Li-ion rechargeable battery ( optional )

Audio Input

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

Dimensions & Weight

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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Canon Vixia HV30

Part Number: 2680B001 Released: Mar 1, 2008
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