Canon Vixia HF R30 Black Flash Memory Camcorder, Model HFR30
Experience the compact, easy-to-use camcorder that has 8GB of internal memory
to record up to 3 hours of breathtaking Full HD video while offering impressive
zooming power and exciting new creative options. Superb imaging is ensured with
a new, more sensitive Canon 3.28 Megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor and Canon's
exclusive DIGIC DV III Image Processor. Video is steady and clear even at the
large end of the 51x Advanced Zoom, thanks to SuperRange Optical Image Stabilization
and Intelligent IS. The VIXIA HF R30 is equipped with flexible features to suit
your shooting and sharing needs, and a new interface makes the large Flat Touch
Panel LCD simpler than ever. Record in AVCHD or MP4 format to the internal flash
drive or to a removable SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card. Use the built-in Wi-Fi™ to
upload video directly to YouTube™, Facebook™, your own home computer, or a DLNA™-compatible
TV. And with Cinema-Look Filters and Touch Decoration, you can be sure that
your videos express yourself like never before.
- Genuine Canon HD Video Lens with 51x Advanced Zoom and SuperRange
Optical Image Stabilization deliver an impressive range, while offering exceptionally
- Improved Canon 3.28 Megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor and DIGIC
DV III Image Processor capture videos at 1920 x 1080 resolution and provide
the ultimate in color and imaging performance.
- Record up to 3 hours of crisp high-definition video to an 8GB internal
flash drive or directly to a removable SD memory card (SDHC/SDXC compatible);
Relay Recording automatically switches video recording to the memory card
when the internal drive becomes full, so you never miss a moment.
- Choose to record in AVCHD for the highest quality viewing on an HDTV
or archiving, or in MP4 format for easy sharing with mobile devices or cloud
- Built-in Wi-Fi allows you to wirelessly transfer video directly to
online sharing sites such as YouTube and Facebook; to a PC or upload virtually
anywhere by using your iPhone™, iPad™, or iPod Touch™ and enjoy wireless viewing
on your DLNA compatible TV or through other DLNA devices.
- Intelligent IS automatically chooses from four different modes to
optimize image stabilization for the shooting condition.
- 3.0-inch Flat Touch Panel LCD with a new graphical user interface
(GUI) offers fast and easy control right at your fingertips.
- Smart AUTO makes shooting great videos easy by intelligently selecting
the best settings from 38 predefined situations including Auto Tele Macro
that provides spectacular close-ups and the dramatic look of a video shot
with shallow depth-of-field.
- Cinema-Look Filter offers nine different built-in filters to create
video with a variety of professional cinematic looks and Touch Decoration
allows you to superimpose and record a variety of fun and exciting images
for a creative flair.
- Story Creator provides a list of suggested scenes that have improved
shooting tips to help you produce your own masterpiece.
- 24p Cinema Mode provides the look and feel of a Hollywood movie and
30p Progressive is ideal for clips intended to be posted on the web.
- Microphone terminal with manual audio level control, and headphone
terminal provide exceptional flexibility.
- Standard Definition or High Definition: High Definition
- Television System: NTSC
- Video Recording system: AVCHD/MPEG4
- Image Sensor: 1/4.85-inch CMOS, RGB Primary Color Filter
- Total Pixels: Approx. 3.28 Megapixels
- Effective Pixels
- Video: Approx. 2.07 Megapixels (1920 x 1080)
- Photo: Approx. 2.07 Megapixels (1920 x 1080)
- Maximum recording Time:
- 8 GB Internal Flash Drive in AVCHD:
- LP (5Mbps): 3 hours
- SP (7Mbps): 2 hours 20 minutes
- XP+ (12Mbps): 1 hour 25 minutes
- FXP (17Mbps) - Allows 1920 x 1080 recording: 1 hour
- MXP (24Mbps) - Allows 1920 x 1080 recording: 40 minutes
- 8 GB Internal Flash Drive in MP4:
- 4Mbps: 4 hours 10 minutes
- 9Mbps: 1 hour 55 minutes
- Zoom Ratio: 51x Advanced*/32 Optical/1020x Digital
- Focal Length: 2.8-89.6mm
- 35mm equivalent
- Optical Zoom: 38.5-1232mm
- Advanced Zoom Off: 38.5-1232mm
- Advanced Zoom On: 33.9-1729mm
- Zoom Speed:
- Variable/ 3 Fixed Zoom Speeds
- Max. F/Stop: f/1.8-4.5
- Focusing System: TTL (Through The Lens)
- Manual Exposure: Yes
- Programmed AE: Smart Auto, M Mode*1, Cinema Mode*2
- *1 P, SCN*3,
- *2 P only
- *3 Portrait, Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Night, Low Light, Spotlight,
- Max Shutter Speed
- Movie: 1/2000 sec.
- Still image: 1/500 sec.
- Minimum Focusing Distance: Auto mode: 10 mm (AF linkage: WIDE end),
1 m in intermediate zoom range, approx. 50 cm at TELE end
- White Balance: Auto, Daylight, Tungsten, Manual
- Minimum Illumination: NTSC: 5 lx, 0.4 lx in Low Light Mode (shutter
speed 1/2 sec.)
- Image Stabilization:
- Optical System (Lens-shift system)
- Intelligent IS in Auto mode
- Dynamic IS (default)
- Powered IS
- Macro IS
- Tripod Mode
- IS Modes other than Intelligent IS; Dynamic IS and Powered IS settings
can be made manually in Manual/Cinema Mode:
- Standard IS
- IS Off
- * Angle detection and sensor-based movement vector detection (hybrid
- Filter Diameter: Not Supported
- View Finder: Not Available
- LCD Screen: 3.0-inch Widescreen Color Touch Panel LCD (Approx. 230,000
- Recording Media: Built-in 8 GB memory and 1 additional SD/SDHC/SDXC
memory card slot*
- USB Terminal: mini-AB: Hi-Speed USB supported
- Video Terminal: Component (output), Composite (output)
- AVCHD Satisfied: Dolby Digital AC3 (2 Channel) MP4 Satisfied: MPEG-2
AAC-LC (2 Channel)
- Sampling Frequency: 48 KHz
- Supplied Video Editing Software:
- Video Browser Editing Disc
- ImageBrowser Disc
- Network Utility Disc
- HDMI Terminal: Available; Mini connector, CEC, x.v. Color supported
- Microphone Terminal: 3.5 mm dia. stereo mini-jack
- AV Mini Terminal/Headphone Terminal: 3.5 mm dia. 4 pole mini-jack
(video/audio output only)
- Operating Temperature range:
- 23° to 113° F, 60% relative humidity
- 32° to 104° F, 85% relative humidity (performance)
What's In The Box:
- VIXIA HF R30 Camcorder
- Battery Pack BP-709
- Compact Power Adapter CA-110
- Stylus Pen
- USB Cable IFC-300PCU/S
- HDMI Cable HTC-100/S
- Bundled CD-ROMs:
- Pixela Video Browser / Network Utility Software Disc
- ImageBrowser EX / Image Mix / Music Data Disc
- Height: 2.2"
- Width: 2.1"
- Depth: 4.5"
With Battery: 9.9 oz
- Shipping: 2 lbs
- Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): One Year Parts
- Use of Class 4 or above (4, 6 or 10) memory cards is recommended for recording
MXP or FXP (1920 x 1080 pixel recording) movies. For other recording formats,
a Class 2 or higher card is recommended. Also, movie (AVCHD/MP4) recording
requires cards with 128MB of memory or more.