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Canon HG20

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Canon HG20

The Canon HG20 features 3.3 Megapixels Full HD CMOS Sensor, 12x HD Video Zoom Lens (1920 x 1080 Capture and Recording), AVCHD Flash Memory in a Compact Size, 60GB internal hard disk drive & SDHC card slot, DIGIC DV II Image Processor, SuperRange Optical Image Stabilization, 2.7 Inches Multi-Angle Vivid Widescreen LCD, 24p Cinema Mode, 30p Progressive Mode, Mini HDMI Terminal and Mini Advanced Accessory Shoe and Pixela ImageMixer Software.

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The Canon HG20 features a camco…

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Canon HG20

The Canon HG20 features 3.3 Megapixels Full HD CMOS Sensor, 12x HD Video Zoom Lens (1920 x 1080 Capture and Recording), AVCHD Flash Memory in a Compact Size, 60GB internal hard disk drive & SDHC card slot, DIGIC DV II Image Processor, SuperRange Optical Image Stabilization, 2.7 Inches Multi-Angle Vivid Widescreen LCD, 24p Cinema Mode, 30p Progressive Mode, Mini HDMI Terminal and Mini Advanced Accessory Shoe and Pixela ImageMixer Software.

Features

The Canon HG20 features a camcorder with 3.3 Megapixels Full HD CMOS Sensor which shoots clear photos with noise reduction technology. This camcorder is able to capture photos and videos in Full HD at 1920 x 1080 resolutions. Videos are captured using AVCHD (Advanced Video Codec High Definition) format which extends recording time with hard disk Memory and up to 11 hours 5 minutes in LP mode with the internal memory. It also offers an internal 60GB hard disk Memory and a SDHC Memory Card for storage extension. In addition to this, the still images recorded to the SDHC card are transferrable to the internal memory. The Canon HG20 offers DIGIC DV II Image Processor which provides optimal quality images and videos. This Image Processor allows five (3.1 Megapixels) still images per second and processing of images to memory card. The SuperRange Optical Image Stabilization function corrects camcorder shakes and motions. This camcorder offers Instant AF (Auto Focus) feature which uses an external sensor to reduce focus time when capturing a moving subject. All images and videos can be viewed on the anti-reflective surface of 2.7 Inches Multi-Angle Vivid Widescreen LCD on the camcorder. The Canon HG20 features mini HDMI terminal and mini advanced accessory shoe which allows extra attachments such as video light or directional stereo microphone without additional wires or batteries.

Additional Features

The Canon HG20 features software suite from Pixela ImageMixer which allows AVCHD Editing which trims, reorder, combine scenes, and adds music, titles and transitions. This camcorder offers built-in electronic lens cover which covers the lens as the camcorder is turned on off or opens when it is turned on. In addition to this, there is a wireless remote control which allows operation of camcorder from a distance. This camcorder is measured at (W x H x D) 3.1 x 3.0 x 5.4 inches.

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  • Help please!!!

    Why while taking video, and I move slow or fast left to right I see pixels on the edges of objects?

    (No answers yet. Write an answer!) 2009-05-03

  • cannon HG20

    does this model support dvd, if not what is the best to recommend? Thanks

    Answered by nilufer 2009-04-11:

    Yes, it does support dvd. Sony DVD Camcorder: DCR-DVD405 is the

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