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  • High Definition Camcorder
  • HD CMOS Pro Image Sensor
  • SuperRange Optical IS
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  • High Definition Camcorder
  • HD CMOS Pro Image Sensor
  • SuperRange Optical IS
  • 3.0" Widescreen Colour Touch LCD
  • High-sensitivity sensor provides outstanding resolution, better low-light performance, and beautiful, natural detail in both shadow and highlight areas
  • Intelligent IS and SuperRange Optical Image Stabilization designed for the Genuine Canon 10x HD Video Lens make every scene clear and steady, and built-in features make it easy to give your videos added creativity
  • Operation is fun and simple with a Flat Touch Panel LCD you'll control with your fingertips
  • Flexibility: Enjoy the convenience of recording video in either AVCHD or MP4 format or to a removable SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card
  • Canon HD CMOS Pro Image Sensor is a professional-level 1/3-inch native 1920 x 1080 image sensor which delivers outstanding video resolution, improved low-light performance, and a wide dynamic range
  • Record Full HD video directly to a removable SD memory card (SDHC/SDXC compatible) for fast and easy sharing of your memories
  • 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 applications
  • Intelligent IS automatically chooses from four different modes to optimize image stabilization for the shooting condition
  • Audio Scene Select enables easy operation and setup for outstanding audio that matches the pristine image quality
  • 3.0-inch Flat Touch Panel LCD with a 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
  • Specifications:
  • High Definition Camcorder
  • Television System: NTSC
  • Video Recording system: AVCHD/MPEG-4
  • Image Sensor: 1/3-inch HD CMOS PRO, RGB Primary Colour Filter
  • Total Pixels: Approx. 2.37 Megapixels
  • Effective Pixels: Video: Approx. 2.07 Megapixels (1920 x 1080); Photo: Approx. 2.07 Megapixels (1920 x 1080)
  • Lens Zoom Ratio: 10 Optical/200x Digital* * Movie mode only
  • Focal Length: 6.1-61mm
  • 35mm Film Equivalent: Optical Zoom: 43.4-436mm (in both movies and photos)
  • Zoom Speed: Variable / 3 Fixed Zoom Speeds; Max F/Stop: f/1.8-3.0
  • Focusing System: TTL (Through The Lens) + Instant AF
  • Manual Exposure: Yes
  • Programmed AE: Auto, Manual*1, Cinema Mode*2 (*1 P, Tv, Av, SCN*3; *2 P, Tv, Av; *3 Portrait, Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Night, Low Light, Spotlight, Fireworks, Underwater, Surface)
  • Max Shutter Speed: Movie: 1/2000 sec.; Still Image: 1/500 sec.
  • Minimum Focusing Distance: When tele macro is in effect: 10 mm to infinity (wide end), 1 m to infinity (intermediate zooming range), 40 cm to infinity (tele end) When tele macro is not in effect: 10 mm to infinity (wide end), 1 m to infinity (entire zooming range). All figures given are for the distance from the lens front
  • White Balance: Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent H, Fluorescent
  • Minimum Illumination: NTSC: 1.2 lx; 0.1 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
  • Filter Diameter: 43mm P0.75
  • Viewfinder: Not Available
  • LCD Screen: 3.0-inch Widescreen Colour Touch Panel LCD (Approx. 230,000 dots)
  • Recording Media: 1 SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card slot* * 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
  • USB Terminal: mini-AB: Hi-Speed USB supported
  • Video Terminal: Component (output), Composite (output)
  • Audio: AVCHD: Dolby Digital AC3 (2 Channel); MP4: MPEG-2 AAC-LC (2 Channel)
  • Sampling Frequency: 48 KHz
  • Accessory Shoe: Mini Advanced Accessory shoe available; However, only the video light function is provided by the VFL-2 video light flash (Sold Separately)
  • Supplied Video Editing Software: Video Browser Editing Disc, ImageBrowser Disc, Transfer Utility Disc
  • HDMI Terminal: Available; Mini connector, CEC, x.v. Colour 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)
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 2.7 x 2.5 x 4.8 in / 68 x 64 x 121 mm (Not including the grip belt)
  • Weight: Approx. 10.9 oz. / 310g (Not including grip belt), Approx. 12.9 oz. / 365g (Including BP-718, memory card and grip belt)
  • In the Box:
  • VIXIA HF M500 Camcorder
  • Battery Pack BP-718
  • Stylus Pen
  • Compact Power Adapter CA-110
  • USB Cable IFC-300PCU/S
  • HDMI Cable HTC-100/S
  • Bundled CD ROMs: Pixela Transfer Utility Disk; ImageBrowser EX / Image Mix / Music Data Disc

Camera Type:Everyday Use
Colour Filter:RGB
Pixel Gross:2.37MP
Effective Pixels:2.07MP
Sensor Type/Size:1/3" CMOS
Focusing Distance:0.4"/1.0cm - Infinity
Optical Zoom:10x
Digital Zoom:200x
Additional Zoom:N/A
Filter Size:43mm
Focal Length:6.1-61mm
35mm Equivalent Focal Length:43.4-436mm
Maximum Aperture:f/1.8-3.0
Viewfinder Type:LCD
Screen Size:3.0"
Display Screen Type:LCD Wide Screen
AV Recording
Video Recording:NTSC
Video Resolution:HD 1080p
File Size:Full HD, HD
Aspect Ratio:16:9, 4:3
Audio Recording:Dolby Digital AC3
Recording Media:SD/SDHC/SDXC
Internal Memory:N/A
Sampling Frequency:48 kHz
Channels:2.0-Channel Stereo
Still Image Resolution:2.07MP
Recording Time:Limited by Memory Card
Image Stabilization:Yes
Lux:1.2 lux
Shutter Speed:1/500-1/2000 sec
White Balance Modes:Auto, Custom, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Manual
Built-in Mic:Yes
Built-in Speaker:Yes
Built-in Light/Flash:No
Accessory Shoe:Mini Hot
Tripod Mount:Yes
Input/Output Connectors
Outputs:HDMI C, USB 2.0, AV Out
Microphone Input:Yes
Headphone Jack:Yes
AC Power Adapter:N/A
Operating/Storage Temperature:0 to 40C (32 to 104F) Humidity: 0-85%
Weight:10.9 oz. (310g)
Dimensions (WxHxD):2.7x2.5x4.8" (68x64x121mm)
Additional Information
Warranty:1 year manufacturer warranty

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