Canon Vixia HF S20 Specs

Canon VIXIA HF S21 - camcorder - storage: flash card

Part Number: 4374B001

General

  • Depth
    14.8 cm
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.6"
  • Digital Zoom
    200 x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV III
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Analogue Video Format
    NTSC
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (Dynamic SuperRange)
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Surround Sound
    5.1 channel surround sound ready, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Effective Video Resolution
    6.01 MP
  • Digital Zoom
    200x
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV III
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.6"
  • Services and Applications
    YouTube capture mode
  • Optical Zoom
    10x
  • Print Standard
    Direct print, PictBridge support
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    8.02 MP
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    8.59 MP
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Manufacturer
    Canon

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Camera Flash
    Built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    Auto mode

Display

  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Display Format
    922,000 pixels

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    0.3 lux
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, low light, night mode, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, spotlight, sunset
  • Special Effects
    Custom Effect, Low Sharpening, Neutral, Skin Detail, Soft, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), shade, tungsten light
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/2 sec
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/2 EV step
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/2 sec
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Special Effects
    Soft, Neutral, Low Sharpening, Vivid, Custom Effect, Skin Detail
  • Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, portrait mode, night mode, fireworks, low light, sports mode, sunset, beach, snow
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/2000 sec
  • Exposure Metering
    Evaluative, centre-weighted, spot
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/2 EV step
  • Exposure Modes
    Programme, automatic, aperture-priority, shutter-priority
  • White Balance Presets
    Cloudy, tungsten light, daylight, shade, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight)
  • Min Illumination
    0.3 lux

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    0 °C
  • Max Operating Temperature
    40 °C

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    IR remote control, USB cable, audio / video cable, component video cable, power adapter

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-3.0
  • Min Focal Length
    6.4 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    64 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    43.5 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    1 cm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    58 mm
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Internal Storage
    64 GB flash
  • Included Memory Card
    64 GB
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3264 x 2456
    JPEG 3264 x 1840
    JPEG 1920 x 1440
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 640 x 480
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    24p Cinema Mode, HD-to-SD downconversion, built-in speaker, digital tele-converter, face detection, face-priority AF function, histogram display, saturation control, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, RGB primary color filter, Relay Recording, Scene Detection Technology, Touch & Track technology, Video Snapshot mode, accessories hot shoe, backlight compensation, brightness control
  • Additional Features
    Built-in speaker, backlight compensation, RGB primary colour filter, sharpness control, histogram display, accessories hot shoe, saturation control, Scene Detection Technology, face-priority AF function, brightness control, takes photos while film recording, relay recording, Video Snapshot mode, Touch & Track technology, HD-to-SD downconversion, face detection, digital tele-converter, 24p Cinema Mode
  • Built-in Light
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Built-in - electronic
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.27"
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    123,000 pixels

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Pixela ImageMixer 3SE
  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Pixela ImageMixer 3SE

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Canon
  • Product Line
    Canon VIXIA
  • Model
    HF S21
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Canon BP-808 Lithium Ion - manufacturer-specific
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

Video Input

  • Type
    Camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    0.3 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    200 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Image Processor
    DIGIC DV III
  • Special Effects
    Custom Effect, Low Sharpening, Neutral, Skin Detail, Soft, Vivid
  • Faders
    black & white fader, sepia fader, wipe fader
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (Dynamic SuperRange)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabiliser
    Yes
  • Features
    24p Cinema Mode, HD-to-SD downconversion, built-in speaker, digital tele-converter, face detection, face-priority AF function, histogram display, saturation control, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, RGB primary color filter, Relay Recording, Scene Detection Technology, Touch & Track technology, Video Snapshot mode, accessories hot shoe, backlight compensation, brightness control

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone Form Factor
    built-in
  • Microphone technology
    electret condenser

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, evaluative, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, program, shutter-priority
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing
    3 steps in 1/2 EV step
  • 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 light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), shade, tungsten light

Shutter

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    8.59 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    6.01 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    8.02 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.6"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    9.8 mm (1/2.6")
  • Sensor Qty
    1

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    3.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    8.9 cm
  • Display Format
    922,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Features
    contrast control, display brightness control

Camera Memory

  • Internal Storage Type
    flash
  • Internal Storage Capacity
    64 GB
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    64 GB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Services and Applications
    YouTube capture mode
  • Surround Sound
    5.1 channel surround sound ready, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Print Standard
    PictBridge support, direct print

Camcorder Features

  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Built-in Light
    Yes

Pro Camcorder Features

  • Features
    SMPTE Color Bars, zebra pattern

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    7.5 cm
  • Depth
    14.8 cm
  • Height
    7.4 cm
  • Weight
    470 g

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

General

  • Manufacturer
    Canon
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