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Canon VIXIA HF M40 Flash Memory Camcorder - HF M40

Abt Model: HFM40 | UPC Code: 013803133554
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Canon VIXIA HF M40 Flash Memory Camcorder - HFM40

The Canon VIXIA HF M40 Flash Memory Camcorder features a 16GB internal flash drive and dual SDXC-compatible memory card slots in an ultra-sleek, compact and lightweight body, convenience and capability wrapped in one package. Canon's leading imaging technologies, including a Genuine Canon 10x HD Video Lens and new HD CMOS Pro Image Sensor, deliver high video resolution, outstanding low-light performance, and a wide dynamic range. Sophisticated features such as Smart Auto "read" 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 3.0" Touch Panel LCD. New features such as Cinema-Look Filters, Story Creator, and Touch Decoration provide an easy and fun way to shoot great video and add creative flair. And a new high-quality internal microphone allows your audio to match the breathtaking realism of your video.


  • 16GB Internal Flash Drive and 2 SD Memory Card Slots (SDXCCompatible)
  • Genuine Canon 10x HD Video Lens
  • Canon HD CMOS Pro Image Sensor
  • Canon DIGIC DV III Image Processor
  • Dynamic SuperRange Optical Image Stabilizer with Powered IS
  • Instant AF
  • 3.0" Touch Panel LCD
  • Smart Auto
  • Touch & Track and Face Detection
  • HD-to-SD Downconversion and Eye-Fi Memory Card Compatibility
  • Cinema-Look Filters / Story Creator / Touch Decoration


  • High Definition
  • Power Consumption 2.9W (LP Mode, LCD set to normal brightness)
  • Television System NTSC
  • Video Recording system MPEG4-AVC / H.264
  • Image Sensor 1/3-inch HD CMOS PRO, RGB Primary Color Filter
  • Total Pixels Approx. 2.37 Megapixels
  • Effective Pixels Video: Approx. 2.07 Megapixels (1920 x 1080) Photo: (16:9 only) Approx. 2.07 Megapixels (1920 x 1080)
  • Maximum recording Time 16GB internal flash drive. Recording time based on internal flash memory only. Greater capacity is possible when 2x SDXC memory cards are used. LP (5Mbps) 6 hours 5 minutes SP (7Mbps) 4 hours 45 minutes XP+ (12Mbps) 2 hours 50 minutes FXP (17Mbps) 2 hours 5 minutes - Allows 1920 x 1080 Full HD Recording MXP (24Mbps) 1 hour 25 minutes - Allows 1920 x 1080 Full HD Recording
  • Lens Zoom Ratio: 10x Optical Zoom/200x Digital (Video Only) Focal Length: f-6.1 - 61mm (35mm equivalent 43.6 - 436mm) Zoom Speed: Variable / 3 Fixed Zoom Speeds Max. F/Stop: f/1.8-3.0
  • Focusing System Instant AF, Face Priority AF, TTL (through the lens)
  • Manual Exposure
  • Programmed AE Smart Auto, P, Av, Tv, Portrait, Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Night Scene, Low Light, Spotlight, Fireworks, Underwater, Surface*
  • Max Shutter Speed Movie: 1/2000
  • Minimum Focusing Distance 10mm (wide) / 1m (entire zoom range) / 40m (Tele Macro)
  • 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 0.1 lx (Low Light mode, 1/2 sec shutter speed), 1.5 lx (Auto Slow Shutter on, 1/30 sec shutter speed)
  • Image Stabilization Dynamic SuperRange Optical (lens shift) / Standard SuperRange Optical (lens shift) / Powered IS
  • Filter Diameter 43mm LCD Screen 3.0-inch Touch Panel Widescreen color
  • LCD (Approx. 230,000 dots)
  • Recording Media Internal flash drive (16GB) or 2x SD / SDHC / SDXC memory card slots**
  • 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 Video Browser
  • HDMI Terminal HDMI Mini Connector (output), CEC, x.v.Color and 1080p Output 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)
  • Operating Temperature range -5° to 45° C, 65% relative humidity / 0° to 40° C, 85% relative humidity (performance)

What's In The Box:

  • VIXIA HF M40
  • Battery Pack BP-808
  • Compact Power Adapter CA-570
  • Wireless Controller WL-D89
  • Stylus Pen
  • USB Cable IFC-400PCU
  • Stereo Video Cable STV-250N
  • Mini HDMI Cable HTC-100/S
  • Bundled CD-ROMs

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 1 lbs
  • Shipping: 3 lbs

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Depth: 5.2"
  • Height: 2.8"
  • Width: 2.9"

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): 1 Year Parts And Labor
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Key Features
16GB Internal Flash Drive And 2 SD Memory Card Slots (SDXCCompatible)/ Genuine Canon 10x HD Video Lens/ Canon HD CMOS Pro Image Sensor/ Canon DIGIC DV III Image Processor/ Dynamic SuperRange Optical Image Stabilizer With Powered IS/ Instant AF/ 3.0 " Touch Panel LCD/ Smart Auto/ Touch And Track and Face Detection/ Eye-Fi Memory Card Compatibility/ Cinema-Look Filters / Story Creator / Touch Decoration/ Black Finish
More reasons to buy the Canon HF M40 from Abt Electronics
  • is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The Canon HF M40 is Brand New.
  • The Canon HF M40 Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
Storage TypeFlash Memory
LCD Screen Size (inches)3"
Total Pixel Count2.37 Megapixels
Effective Pixel Count2.07 Megapixels
Manual FocusingNo
Optical Zoom10x
Digital Zoom200x
Night ModeYes
Image StabilizationYes
White BalanceYes
Built In Video LightYes
Mic InputYes
Max Recording Time With Battery24 Hours
Digtial Still CameraNo
Computer ConnectivityYes
Included Removeable MemoryYes
Weight With Battery (pounds)1
Width (inches)2.9"
Height (inches)2.8"
Depth (inches)5.2"
Parts Warranty1 Year
Labor Warranty1 Year
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