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
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    2.76 Megapixel
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV (HDV), Mini DV (HDV)
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Digital Zoom
    200 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, SP
  • Digital Scene Transition
    wipe fader
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (SuperRange)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Digital Zoom
    200 x
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.7"
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Min Illumination
    0.2 lux
  • Special Effects
    Art, Black & White, Low Sharpening, Neutral, Sepia, Skin Detail, Vivid
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (SuperRange)
  • Faders
    wipe fader
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/2 sec
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, night mode, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, spotlight, sunset
  • White Balance
    automatic, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (warm white), shade, tungsten light
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, program, shutter-priority
  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

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

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
  • Type
    zoom lens
  • Min Focal Length
    6.1 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    61 mm
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Filter Size
    43 mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    built-in flash

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Built-in Light
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • DV input
    Yes
  • Additional 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
  • 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
  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities
  • Included Accessories
    IR remote control, USB cable

Viewfinder

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

Display

  • Type
    2.7" LCD 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
    LP, SP
  • Memory Card Slot
    miniSD card
  • 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

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Certified for Windows Vista
  • Included Accessories
    IR remote control, USB 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., 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 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

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

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Canon Vixia HV30

Part Number: 2680B001 Released: Mar 1, 2008
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