Canon XA2x Specifications

Canon XA20

Part Number: 8453B002

General

  • Depth
    7.2 in
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.84"
  • Wireless Connection
    IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  • Digital Zoom
    400 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV 4
  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Audio Signal Format
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel), Linear PCM
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, composite video/audio
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Dynamic SuperRange)
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Surround Sound
    5.1 channel surround sound ready, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Effective Video Resolution
    2.91 MP
  • Digital Zoom
    400 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV 4
  • Audio Signal Format
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel), Linear PCM, Dolby Digital AC-3 (5.1 channel)
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.84"
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI
  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Built-in Light
    IR illuminator
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • Face Detection
    Face-priority AF function, Yes
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    3.09 MP
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    0.1 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, low light, night scene, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, spotlight, sunset
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2000K - 15000K (100K steps), 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
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/2 sec
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, portrait mode, fireworks, low light, night scene, sports mode, sunset, beach, snow
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic, aperture-priority, shutter-priority
  • Min Illumination
    0.1 lux
  • White Balance Presets
    Cloudy, tungsten light, daylight, shade, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (warm white), 2000K - 15000K (100K steps)

Environmental Parameters

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

Display

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

Miscellaneous

  • Color Category
    black

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

Memory / Storage

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

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.24 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    1560000 pixels
  • Features
    tilting
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic
  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Features
    Tilting
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.24"
  • Image Aspect Ratio
    16:9
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    1,560,000 pixels
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    100%
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color

Additional Features

  • Features
    24p Cinema Mode, Pre-Rec function, Relay Recording, Smart AUTO, Video Snapshot mode, built-in FTP client function
  • Additional Features
    Pre-Rec function, Relay Recording, Video Snapshot mode, 24p Cinema Mode, Smart AUTO, built-in FTP client function
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    dual SD card

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 )

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon
  • Model
    XA20
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    Camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    professional
  • Min Illumination
    0.1 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    400 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, 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, Pre-Rec function, Relay Recording, Smart AUTO, Video Snapshot mode, built-in FTP client function

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Dynamic SuperRange)

Exposure Parameters

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

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection

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
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • 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
  • Features
    display brightness control

Camera Memory

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

Camera Specifications

  • Wireless Interface
    IEEE 802.11b/g/n
  • Surround Sound
    5.1 channel surround sound ready, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Built-in Light
    IR illuminator

Camcorder Features

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

Pro Camcorder Features

  • Audio Signal Format
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel), Linear PCM
  • Features
    SMPTE Color Bars, zebra pattern

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon