Canon XH Specifications

Canon XH

Canon XH A1

Part Number: 1191B001 Released: November 1, 2006

General

  • Depth
    13.8 in
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV (HDV)
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3"
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Image Recording Format
    EXIF
  • Media Included Qty
    1
  • Audio Signal Format
    MPEG1 Audio Layer II, PCM
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Effective Video Resolution
    1.56 MP
  • Digital Scene Transition
    White fader, black fader
  • Audio Signal Format
    MPEG1 Audio Layer II, PCM
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3"
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video
  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    2.0 MP
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    1.67 MP
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3CCD
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    0.4 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    low light, spotlight
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Skintone
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/16000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/3 sec
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/3 sec
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Skintone
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, low light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/16000 sec
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic, manual, aperture-priority, shutter-priority
  • Min Illumination
    0.4 lux

Camera Flash

  • Type
    none

Display

  • Display Format
    207,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Lens System

  • Type
    Zoom lens - 20x zoom - 4.5 - 90 mm - f/1.6
  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.6
  • Min Focal Length
    4.5 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    90 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    32.5 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.8 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual, motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    72 mm
  • Features
    UD glass

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    LCD
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.57 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    269000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - LCD
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.57"
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    269,000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color

Memory / Storage

  • Included Memory Card
    16 MB SD
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 1440 x 1080
    JPEG 640 x 480
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Additional Features

  • DV input
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    Backlight compensation, RGB primary color filter, sharpness control, analog to digital conversion with pass through, accessories hot shoe
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, accessories hot shoe, analog to digital conversion with pass through, backlight compensation, sharpness control

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Canon BP-950G
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon
  • Model
    XH A1
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    0.4 lux
  • Image Recording Format
    EXIF
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080i
  • Interfaces Provided
    composite video
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV (HDV)
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Skintone
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader, white fader
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, accessories hot shoe, analog to digital conversion with pass through, backlight compensation, sharpness control

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical

Audio Input

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

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps
  • Shooting Programs
    low light, spotlight

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    1.67 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    1.56 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    2
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    8.5 mm (1/3")
  • Sensor Qty
    3

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    6.4 in
  • Height
    7.4 in
  • Weight
    4.7 lbs

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    2.8 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.1 cm
  • Display Format
    207,000 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Form Factor
    SD Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    16 MB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Camcorder Features

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

Pro Camcorder Features

  • Audio Signal Format
    MPEG1 Audio Layer II, PCM
  • Features
    Total Cine Control

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Where to Buy

Canon XH A1

Part Number: 1191B001 Released: Nov 1, 2006

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