Model
  • Canon XA30
    Canon XA30 1004C002

Canon XA30

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
    Subject-tracking AF, Touch Area AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Audio Signal Format
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel), Linear PCM
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF, Touch Area AF
  • Sensors
    Digital level meter
  • Effective Video Resolution
    2.91 MP
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Digital Zoom
    400x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV 4
  • Audio Signal Format
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel), Linear PCM
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.84"
  • Auto Focus Features
    Focus Peaking function, Manual Focus Check Live View
  • Optical Zoom
    20x
  • 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
    HD CMOS Pro
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    0.1 lux
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment
  • 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
    2000K - 15000K (100K steps), cloudy, daylight, fluorescent, fluorescent light (white), shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/6 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/2 EV steps
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/6 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 Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/2 EV steps
  • Gain Selection
    Automatic, 0 to +24 dB in 1 dB
  • Exposure Metering
    Multi-segment, center-weighted
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic, manual, aperture-priority, shutter-priority
  • White Balance Presets
    Fluorescent, cloudy, tungsten light, daylight, shade, 2000K - 15000K (100K steps), fluorescent light (white)
  • Min Illumination
    0.1 lux

Environmental Parameters

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

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    10 groups / 12 elements
  • 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
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    10
  • Element Qty
    12
  • Filter Size
    58 mm

Miscellaneous

  • Color Category
    black
  • Included Accessories
    AC power adapter, HDMI cable, IR remote control, USB cable, audio / video cable, camcorder handle, lens hood, microphone holder

Memory / Storage

  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 50 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 50 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 50 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 50 fps - 5Mbps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 50 fps - 35Mbps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 25 fps - 24Mbps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 25 fps - 17Mbps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps - 4Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 360 - 25 fps - 3Mbps
  • 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
    Built-in - electronic
  • Features
    Tilting
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.24"
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    1,560,000 pixels
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    100%
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color
  • Optical Viewfinder Dioptric Correction Range
    -5.5 to +2

Additional Features

  • Additional Features
    Sharpness control, GPS ready, brightness control, takes photos while movie recording, Wide Dynamic Range (WDR), Pre-Rec function, Relay Recording, HD-to-SD downconversion, digital tele-converter, high-speed recording, Dual Stream Encoding, Smart AUTO, Bayer mosaic RGB filter, fast motion recording, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), Audio Scene Select function, Backup recording, built-in FTP client function
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Features
    Audio Scene Select function, Backup recording, Bayer mosaic RGB filter, Dual Stream Encoding, GPS ready, HD-to-SD downconversion, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), Pre-Rec function, Relay Recording, Smart AUTO, Wide Dynamic Range (WDR), brightness control, built-in FTP client function, digital tele-converter, fast motion recording, high-speed recording, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording

Connections

  • Qty
    2

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    sensitivity control, zoom
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo
  • Microphone Features
    Zoom, sensitivity control

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Canon BP-820 lithium ion - manufacturer-specific
  • Details
    1 x Canon BP-820 Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)
  • Battery Life Details
    Video recording - 2.4 hours

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon
  • Model
    XA30
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    Professiona video camera
  • Camcorder Type
    professional
  • Min Illumination
    0.1 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    400 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Frame Rate (Max Resolution)
    50 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
    Audio Scene Select function, Backup recording, Bayer mosaic RGB filter, Dual Stream Encoding, GPS ready, HD-to-SD downconversion, Intelligent Image Stabilisation (IS), Pre-Rec function, Relay Recording, Smart AUTO, Wide Dynamic Range (WDR), brightness control, built-in FTP client function, digital tele-converter, fast motion recording, high-speed recording, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±3 EV range, in 1/2 EV steps
  • 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 (white), shade, tungsten light

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/6 sec

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast and phase detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF, Touch Area AF
  • Auto Focus Features
    Focus Peaking function, Manual Focus Check Live View

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    3.09 megapixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video 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
    OLED display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating (270°)
  • Diagonal Size
    3.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    8.77 cm
  • Display Format
    1,230,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Features
    Touch AF, color control, contrast control, 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 802.11a/b/g/n
  • Sensors
    digital level meter
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Connectivity Features
    remote control via mobile devices, remote live view

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
  • Gain Selection
    0 to +24 dB in 1 dB, automatic
  • Features
    SMPTE Color Bars, SMPTE Time Code, zebra pattern

Dimensions & Weight

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon