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Canon VIXIA HF M30 Black Dual Flash Memory Camcorder - HFM30

Abt Model: HFM30 | UPC Code: 013803121698
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8GB Internal Flash Drive/ SD Memory Card Slot/ 15x HD Video Lens/ 3.89 Megapixel/ DIGIC DV III Image Processor/ Dynamic SuperRange OIS/ Powered IS/ 24Mbps Recording/ 2.7 " Touch Panel LCD/ Black Finish
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Canon VIXIA HF M30 Black Dual Flash Memory Camcorder - HFM30

The Canon VIXIA HF M30 Dual Flash Memory Camcorder features an 8GB internal flash drive and an SD memory card slot in an ultra-sleek, compact and lightweight body - it's a brilliant blend of capability and convenience. Canon's advanced imaging technologies, including a Genuine Canon 15x HD Video Lens and 3.89-megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor, help to deliver high definition video and 3.3 megapixel photos with incredible detail and lifelike color. Sophisticated features such as Smart Auto "reads" the visual components of the scene you're shooting and chooses the best settings. Touch & Track allows you to achieve sharp focus and precise exposure for any subject, simply by touching the 2.7" Touch Panel LCD. And to complete the entertainment picture, 5.1-Channel Surround Sound ensures your audio is every bit as impressive as your video.


  • Record high definition video to an 8GB internal flash drive or directly to removable SD memory cards
  • Ultra-sleek, compact and lightweight design
  • Genuine Canon 15x HD Video Lens
  • Canon 3.89 Megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor
  • Canon DIGIC DV III Image Processor
  • Dynamic SuperRange OIS
  • Powered IS
  • 24Mbps Recording
  • 2.7" Touch Panel LCD

Package Content:

  • VIXIA HF M30 Dual Flash Memory Camcorder
  • Wireless Controller WL-D89
  • Stereo Video Cable STV-250N
  • USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU
  • Compact Power Adapter CA-570
  • Battery Pack BP-808
  • Component Cable CTC-100/S
  • Pixela ImageMixer 3SE Video Editing Software
  • Music CD
  • Digital Video Solution Disc


  • Standard Definition or High Definition: High Definition
  • Power Consumption: 3.5W (LP Mode, LCD set to normal brightness)
  • Television System: NTSC
  • Video Recording system: MPEG4-AVC / H.264
  • Image Sensor: 1/4-inch CMOS, RGB Primary Color Filter
  • Total Pixels: Approx. 3.89 Megapixels
  • Effective Pixels
    • Video: Approx. 2.99 Megapixels (2304 x 1296); Advanced Zoom ON: Approx. 2.07 Megapixels (1920 x 1080)
    • Photo: 16:9 Approx. 2.99 Megapixels (2304 x 1296); 4:3 Approx. 3.31 Megapixels (2100 x 1575)
  • Maximum recording time
    • 8GB internal flash drive: Recording time based on internal flash memory only. Greater capacity is possible when SD memory cards are used.
    • LP (5Mbps) 3 hours
    • SP (7Mbps) 2 hours 20 minutes
    • XP+ (12Mbps) 1 hour 25 minutes
    • FXP (17Mbps) 1 hour - Allows 1920 x 1080 Full HD Recording
    • MXP (24Mbps) 40 minutes - Allows 1920 x 1080 Full HD Recording
  • Lens
    • Zoom Ratio 15x Optical/18x Advanced Zoom/300x Digital
    • Focal Length f-4.1 - 61.5mm (35mm equivalent 39.5 - 592.5mm)
    • Zoom Speed Variable / 3 Fixed Zoom Speeds
    • Max. F/Stop f/1.8-3.2
  • Focusing System: Instant AF, Face Priority AF, TTL (through the lens)
  • Manual Exposure: Yes
  • Programmed AE: Smart Auto, P, Av, Tv, Cine*, Portrait, Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Night Scene, Low Light, Spotlight, Fireworks, Underwater, Surface
  • Max Shutter Speed: Movie: 1/2000, Still image: 1/500
  • Minimum Focusing Distance: 10mm (wide) / 1m (tele)
  • White Balance: Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent H, Fluorescent, Manual
  • Frame Rate: 60i, 24p Progressive (records at 60i), 30p Progressive (records at 60i)
  • Minimum Illumination: 0.4 lx (Low Light mode)
  • Image Stabilization: Dynamic SuperRange Optical (lens shift) / Standard SuperRange Optical (lens shift) / Powered IS
  • Filter Diameter: 37mm
  • LCD Screen: 2.7-inch Touch Panel Widescreen color LCD (Approx. 211,000 dots)
  • Flash: Built-in
  • Recording Media: Internal flash drive (8GB) or SD memory card**
  • USB Terminal: USB 2.0 Hi-Speed
  • Video Terminal: component (output), composite (output)
  • Audio: Dolby Digital 2 channel (AC-3), 5.1-channel (with optional Canon SM-V1 5.1-Channel Surround Microphone)
  • Accessory Shoe: mini Advanced
  • Supplied Video Editing Software: Pixela ImageMixer 3SE
  • HDMI Terminal: HDMI Mini Connector (output), CEC and x.v.Color supported
  • Microphone Terminal: 3.5 mm stereo mini-jack
  • AV Mini Terminal/Headphone Terminal: 3.5 mm 4 pole mini-jack (video/audio output only)

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 2.4"
  • Width: 2.7"
  • Depth: 4.9"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 0.71 lbs
  • Shipping: 1 lb

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturers Warranty(authorized online retailer): One Year Parts and Labor
More reasons to buy the Canon HFM30 from Abt Electronics
  • is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Canon HFM30 is Brand New.
  • The Canon HFM30 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
Storage TypeFlash Memory
LCD Screen Size (inches)2.7"
Total Pixel Count3890000
Effective Pixel Count2,990,000/2,070,000
Manual FocusingNo
Optical Zoom15x
Digital Zoom300x
Night ModeNo
Image StabilizationYes
White BalanceAuto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Manual
Built In Video LightNo
Mic InputYes
Max Recording Time With BatteryLP (5Mbps) 3 hours, SP (7Mbps) 2 hours 20 minutes, XP+ (12Mbps) 1 hour 25 minutes, FXP (17Mbps) 1 hour - Allows 1920 x 1080 Full HD Recording, MXP (24Mbps) 40 minutes - Allows 1920 x 1080 Full HD Recording
Digtial Still CameraYes
Effective Pixel Count for Still2,990,000/3,310,000
Still Image FormatsJPEG
Computer ConnectivityYes
Included Removeable MemoryYes
Weight With Battery (pounds)0.71 lbs
Width (inches)2.7"
Height (inches)2.4"
Depth (inches)4.9"
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year


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from Chicago,IL

Comments about Canon VIXIA HF M30 Black Dual Flash Memory Camcorder:

I got one and it was a brand new one for Christmas the price included shipping I been thru ten on my eleventh one now if you order get extentended Warranty really worth it........

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