Details Canon XA30 Professional Camcorder is an ultra-compact HD video camera, well-suited for event coverage, wedding videography, independent and documentary filmmaking. The camcorder...
Details Canon XA30 Professional Camcorder is an ultra-compact HD video camera, well-suited for event coverage, wedding videography, independent and documentary filmmaking. The camcorder incorporates a 1/2.84-inch HD CMOS pro Image Sensor which delivers superb Full HD video recording with minimal noise. The sensor offers enhanced sensitivity for improved low-light performance over the previous model. The XA30 is able to captures up to 1920 x 1080 video at 23.98p, 29.97p, 59.94p and 59.94i frame rates while it also offers Slow and Fast Motion recording modes as well as an interval recording option to capture fast motion of up to 1200x the original speed. For monitoring it sports 3.5-inch OLED Touch Panel view screen with a 10000:1 contrast ratio, and a color electronic viewfinder with 1560K dots of resolution. The XA30 includes a built-in Wi-Fi, headphone jack, mini-HDMI connector and outputs composite video and audio via a 3.5mm four pole mini jack. The camcorder comes with a 20x Canon optical zoom lens with a versatile 35mm equivalent range of 26.8 to 576mm. It features an eight blade iris design providing a more natural look, out of focus areas are smoother and more appealing. The XA30 also flaunts two built-in SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card slots allow you to record video to available media cards in both slots at the same time. You can also remotely control select camera functions from a smart phone or tablet over Wi-Fi, freeing you from remote cables. Other professional features include pre-record buffer, peaking, zebra bars, color bars and reference tone. Specs Image Device Sensor 1/2.84-inch CMOS Sensor, RGB Primary Color Filter Total Pixels 3.09 Mp (2208 x 1398) Effective Pixels 2.91 Mp (2136 x 1362) Lens Zoom Range 20x Optical/ 400x Digital Focal Length 3.67 to 73.4mm 35mm equivalent: 26.8-576mm without Dynamic IS; 28.8-576mm with Dynamic IS) Maximum Aperture f/ 1.8 - 2.8 Filter Diameter 58 mm Focusing System Hybrid AF (TTL-video signal detection system and external phase difference metering system): Instant AF, Medium AF, Normal AF (TTL-video signal selection system), Face Only AF, Manual Focus Focusing Distance 20mm (wide end) / 60cm (across zooming range) Minimum Illumination Nominal: 1.2 lux (shutter speed 1/30 sec. and with auto slow shutter on) Low Light Mode: Approx 0.1 lux (shutter speed at 0.5 sec) Recording System NTSC Recording Media 2 x SD/SDHC/SDXC Codec / Format Support MPEG4 AVCHD Resolutions and Frame Rates MP4 1920 x 1080 / 59.94p (35 Mbps) 1920 x 1080 / 29.97p, 23.98p (24, 17 Mbps) 1280 x 720 / 29.97p, 23.98p (4 Mbps) 640 x 360 / 29.97p, 23.98p (3 Mbps) AVCHD 1920 x 1080 / 59.94p (28, 17 Mbps) 1920 x 1080 / 59.94i, 29.97psf, 23.98p (24, 17 Mbps) 1440 x 1080 / 59.94i, 29.97psf, 23.98p (5 Mbps) Slow and Fast Motion Recording 1x to 2.5x (59.94p, 35 Mbps playback; 17.5 max. recording bit rate) 0.5x to 1200x (29.97p, 24/17 Mbps playback; 48 Mbps max. recording bit rate) 0.4x to 1x (23.98p, 24/17 Mbps playback; 60 Mbps max. recording bit rate) Maximum Recording Time With 64 GB card: AVCHD : 28 Mbps: 5 hr. 5 min. 24 Mbps: 5 hr. 55 min. 17 Mbps: 8 hr 20 min. 5 Mbps: 24 hr. 30 min. MP4 : 35 Mbps: 4 hr. 24 Mbps: 5 hr. 55 min. 17 Mbps: 8 hr. 20 min. 4 Mbps: 34 hr. 45 min. 3 Mbps: 45 hr. 55 min. Audio Format Linear PCM (2ch), Dolby Digital (2ch) / MPEG-2 AAC-LC (2ch) 28 Mbps/24 Mbps video recording modes only; 16-bit resolution Display Display Type OLED Touchscreen Yes Screen Size 3.5-inch Pixel Count 1,230,000 Viewfinder Display Type TFT Widescreen color LCD Screen Size 0.24-inch Pixel Count 1,560,000 Field of view approx. 100% Exposure Control Shutter Speed Max: 1/2000 sec Features Image Stabilization Optical system (lens shift) and electronic stabilization White Balance Modes Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H Accessory Shoe Cold Shoe AV Input/Output Connectors Video Terminal 3.5mm diameter 4-pole mini-jack (video/audio output only) Microphone Terminal 3.5mm diameter stereo mini-jack,