Canon XA30#1004C012

Your compact, affordable and versatile professional camcorder with extensive controls

Highlights

  • Embrace superb quality imagery with a stunning and versatile wide angle lens, 20x zoom with intelligent 5-axis OIS and Dynamic IS
  • Detachable handle with professional XLR inputs and built-in IR lamp
  • Dual-format recording: Full HD AVCHD (28Mbps) or MP4 (35Mbps) to 2 x SD cards

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Overview

Turn those wedding moments, corporate videos and online uploads into accurate, professional-quality movies with your discreet yet powerful XA30 camcorder. Be impressed with your XA30’s wide dynamic range and stunning results, especially in challenging high-contrast lighting conditions.

Benefits

  • Embrace superb quality imagery with a stunning and versatile wide angle lens, 20x zoom with intelligent 5-axis OIS and Dynamic IS
  • Detachable handle with professional XLR inputs and built-in IR lamp
  • Dual-format recording: Full HD AVCHD (28Mbps) or MP4 (35Mbps) to 2 x SD cards
  • Wide DR mode (600%) and Highlight Priority mode maintain highlight/shadow detail for a more natural image
  • Seize those night-time shots with enhanced low-light performance and lower noise

What's in the box

  • CA-570 Compact Power Adapter
  • Ferrite core
  • AC Cable E
  • BP-820(OTH) Battery Pack
  • Stereo Video Cable and Interface Cable set
  • High Speed HDMI Cable HTC-100/S
  • PIXELA DIU Ver.2.3.1
  • Instruction Manual
  • Guarantee
  • Handle Unit (with screws for handle unit)
  • WL-D89 Wireless Controller
  • Lithium Battery (For WL) CR2025
  • XA30 Camcorder EU BODY(with lens cap / eye cup)
  • Lens hood with lens barrier
  • Microphone Holder Unit
  • Screws for Microphone Holder Unit

Specifications

Canon XA30

Product specification

LENS - IMAGE STABILIZATION SYSTEM

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LENS SYSTEM Optical lens shift system (angle & vector movement detection) + electronic stabilisation
MODES 4 modes: Intelligent (Auto), Dynamic, Standard, Powered

LENS

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MAXIMUM APERTURE f/1.8
MINIMUM APERTURE f/8
ZOOM CONTROL Zoom rockers on body and handle; Selectable manual zoom/focus ring on lens; Selectable High Speed and Soft Zoom modes available.
FOCUS CONTROL MANUAL: Lens ring, Touchscreen OLED (touch Focus, Touch and Track), Focus Preset AUTO: Face Priority AF / Face Only AF / Instant AF / Medium AF / TV AF
LENS CONSTRUCTION (ELEMENTS/GROUPS) 12/10
MINIMUM FOCUSING DISTANCE 60cm (throughout zoom range); 10mm (wide angle)

EXPOSURE

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AUTO EXPOSURE MODE Smart Auto, Face Detection AE; Manual control via Touch Exposure and Exposure Compensation functions.
AUTO GAIN CONTROL LIMIT 0 to 24dB, 1dB increments (0 to 18dB in Cinema Mode)
GAIN SETTING 0 to 24dB, 1dB increments (0 to 18dB in Cinema Mode)
AUTO GAIN CONTROL SETTING Auto / Manual
PUSH AUTO IRIS YES (via touchscreen)
EXPOSURE METERING Centre-weighted average or segment evaluative (determined by shooting mode); No metering: Fireworks mode, Fixed exposure (1/50 sec.)
EXPOSURE LOCK YES. Touch Exposure available
EXPOSURE COMPENSATION -3 to +3 EV (12 steps); Backlight Correction available (Auto or always on)

BATTERY SPEC

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BACKUP POWER SUPPLY Lithium coin battery (built-in)
CONTINUOUS RECORDING TIME BP-820: Approx. 145 minutes

INTERFACE & SOFTWARE

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PLAYBACK VIA BROWSER Yes

LENS - FOCUS CONTROL

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MANUAL FOCUS MANUAL:Touchscreen OLED (touch Focus, Touch and Track)

MONITORING PANEL

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FOCUS ASSIST Peaking; Magnifying
IMAGE QUALITY ADJUSTMENTS Brightness, backlight, OLED colour balance
ZEBRA (LEVEL) YES (70% or 100% reference level)
WAVEFORM MONITOR NO
MARKERS ON/OFF (Level, Grid)

FOCUSING

Specification Details
FOCUS CONTROL MANUAL: Lens ring, Touchscreen OLED (touch Focus, Touch and Track), Focus Preset AUTO: Face Priority AF / Face Only AF / Instant AF / Medium AF / TV AF
MANUAL FOCUS ASSIST Peaking; Magnifying

VIEWFINDER

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ELECTRONIC VIEWFINDER Yes

SYSTEM

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COLOUR BARS VIDEO YES (SMPTE or EBU), with 1KHz Tone
CUSTOM DIAL YES (Shutter Priority (Tv), Aperture Priority (Av), Manual Exposure, exposure compensation, AGC limit)

INPUTS/OUTPUTS

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SYNCH No
TIME CODE Yes
MICROPHONE Yes
HEADPHONE Yes

IMAGE SENSOR

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HORIZONTAL RESOLUTION 900 TV lines at highest image quality
MINIMUM ILLUMINATION(PAL VERSION) Auto: 1.0 lux With Auto Slow Shutter selected Low Light Mode: 0.1 lux
FILTER TYPE RGB Primary Colour filter (Bayer array)
IMAGE SENSOR TYPE 1/2.84 type HD CMOS Pro
COLOUR FILTER TYPE RGB primary colour filter

PRODUCT SPECIFICATIONS

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ROTATING SIDE GRIP No
BUILT-IN INFRARED LIGHT Yes
ND FILTER Built-in gradation filter (Auto or Off)

CREATIVE FEATURES

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SLOW/FAST MOTION RECORDING YES (MP4 HD mode only, x0.5/x2/x4/x10/x20/x60/x120/x1200)

AE MODE

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M MODE: Av/M (manual exposure)/P/SCN (Portrait, Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Night, Low Light, Spotlight, Fireworks)/Tv
CINEMA MODE: Av/M/P/Tv
ZEBRA YES (70% or 100% reference level)

PHYSICAL SPECIFICATIONS

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PRODUCT WEIGHT INPUT-1 765 g
PRODUCT WEIGHT INPUT-2 1155 g
PRODUCT DIMENSIONS WITH PAPER INSTALLED (WXHXD) Approx. 109 x 84 x 182 mm (main body only)

SHOOTING MODES

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CINEMA FEATURES Cinema-Look Filter (9 options, including customisable 'Cinema Standard')

SHOOTING

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IMAGE EFFECTS Brightness, Contrast, Sharpness, Colour Depth

WHITE BALANCE

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MANUAL SETTING Set 1, Set 2, Colour Temperature (2,000–15,000 K, 100K steps)
AUTO WHITE BALANCE Yes
SET/PRESET (Y/N) Yes
SET/PRESET TYPE Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten (incandescent lamps or halogen bulbs), Fluorescent H (3-wavelength type fluorescent), Fluorescent (white fluorescent)

COLOUR VIEW FINDER

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ADJUSTABLE No

SHUTTER SPEED 2

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CLEAR SCAN NO
SLOW SHUTTER (SLS) Yes. Auto On or Off

POWER SOURCE

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POWER CONSUMPTION Max Approx. 5.0W (AVCHD) / 5.1W (MP4)

IMAGE PROCESSING

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MOVIE RECORDING MEMORY CARD SDXC/SDHC/SD memory card (2 card slots); Dual Format recording, Double slot (simultaneous) recording and Relay (continuous) recording possible.
MAXIMUM RECORDING TIME 128GB SDXC card: 10hrs 10mins (AVCHD max. quality) 8hrs 00mins (MP4 max. quality) 91hrs 55mins (MP4 lowest quality)

RECORDING

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SCAN REVERSE No
FRAME RECORD NO
PRE RECORD (CACHE RECORD) YES (3 seconds)
HD->SD CONVERSION NO
INTERVAL RECORDING NO

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