Canon VIXIA HF G21 | 2404C002

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specs

General

  • Depth
    3.3 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
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Audio Signal Format
    AAC, Linear PCM
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF
  • Effective Video Resolution
    2.91 MP
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Digital Zoom
    400x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV 4
  • Audio Signal Format
    Linear PCM, AAC
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.84"
  • Optical Zoom
    20x
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    2.91 MP
  • Face Detection
    Face-priority AF function, Yes
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    3.09 MP
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Optical Sensor Type
    HD CMOS Pro
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    0.1 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
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, fluorescent light (warm white), shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/2 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/2 sec
  • 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
    0.1 lux
  • White Balance Presets
    Fluorescent, cloudy, tungsten light, daylight, shade, fluorescent light (warm white)

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    23 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    113 °F
  • Humidity Range Operating
    0 - 60%

Miscellaneous

  • Color Category
    black
  • Included Accessories
    AC power adapter, lens hood

Lens System

  • 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

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.24 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    1560000 pixels
  • Features
    tilting
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - LCD
  • Features
    Tilting
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.24"
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    1,560,000 pixels
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    100%
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color

Memory / Storage

  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 p - 59.94 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 i - 59.94 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 i - 59.94 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 i - 59.94 fps - 5Mbps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 p - 59.94 fps - 35Mbps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 p - 29.97 fps - 24Mbps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 p - 29.97 fps - 17Mbps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 p - 59.94 fps - 8Mbps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 p - 29.97 fps - 4Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 360 p - 29.97 fps - 3Mbps
  • Memory Card Slot
    Dual SD card

Additional Features

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo

Battery

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

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon VIXIA
  • Model
    HF G21
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    Camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    0.1 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    400 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Frame Rate (Max Resolution)
    60 fps
  • High-Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV 4
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Dynamic SuperRange)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    24p Cinema Mode, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), RGB primary color filter, Relay Recording, Smart AUTO, Wide DR Gamma mode, accessories hot shoe

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
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, fluorescent light (warm white), shade, tungsten light

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/2 sec

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    3.09 megapixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    2.91 megapixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    2.91 megapixels
  • 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 CMOS

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    460,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes

Camera Memory

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

Camera Specifications

  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Computer Connectivity
    Mac, Windows

Camcorder Features

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

Pro Camcorder Features

  • Audio Signal Format
    AAC, Linear PCM

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.3 in
  • Depth
    3.3 in
  • Height
    7.2 in
  • Weight
    26.28 oz

Dimensions & Weight Details

  • Details
    camera only, camera with battery, lens hood and memory card
  • Weight
    26.3 oz, 31 oz

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon