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  • Canon VIXIA HF G40

Canon VIXIA HF G40

  • Brand: Canon
  • Product Code: VIXIA HF G40
  • $1,299.99

 Standard Definition or High Definition  High Definition
 Power Supply (rated)  7.4 V DC (battery pack), 8.4 V DC (DC IN)
 Television System  NTSC
 Video Recording system  MPEG4-AVC / H.264
 Audio Recording system  Linear PCM (2ch)*1, Dolby Digital (2ch)*2 / MPEG-2 AAC-LC (2ch)
*1 28 Mbps/24 Mbps video recording modes only; 16-bit resolution
*2 Dolby Digital (5.1ch) is provided when the Surround Microphone SM-V1 microphone is used.
 Image Sensor  1/2.84-inch CMOS, RGB Primary Color Filter
 Total Pixels  Approx. 3.09 Megapixels (2208 x 1398)
 Effective Pixels  Approx. 2.91 Megapixels (2136 x 1362)
 Lens  Zoom Ratio: 20x Optical / 400x Digital
 Focal Length: 3.67–73.4mm
 (35mm equivalent: 26.8–576mm with Standard IS/IS Off, 28.8–576mm with Dynamic IS) 
 Zoom Speed: Variable speed / Constant speed (16 levels); Fast, Normal or Slow
 Max. F/Stop: f/1.8–2.8
 Focusing System  Hybrid AF (TTL-video signal detection system and external phase difference metering system): Instant AF, Medium AF,  Normal AF (TTL-video signal selection system), Face Only AF, Manual Focus
 Manual Exposure  Available
 Programmed AE  Auto Mode: Auto
 Manual Mode: P, Tv, Av, M (Manual exposure), SCN (Portrait, Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Night, Low Light, Spotlight,  Fireworks)
 Cinema Mode: P, Tv, Av, M
 Max Shutter Speed  1/2000 sec.
 Minimum Focusing  Distance   20mm (wide end) / 60cm (across zooming range)
 White Balance  Auto, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H
 Frame Rate  AVCHD - 1080: 59.94P / 59.94i / PF29.97 / 23.98P
 MP4 - 1080: 59.94P / 29.97P / 23.98P; 720 and 360: 29.97P / 23.98P
 Minimum Illumination  Auto Mode: Approx. 1.2 lux (shutter speed 1/30 sec. and with auto slow shutter on)
 Low Light Mode: Approx. 0.1 lux (shutter speed 1/2 sec.)
 Image Stabilization  Optical system (lens shift) + electronic stabilization Control Modes: Dynamic IS Powered IS* Macro IS Tripod Mode * During  Intelligent IS (Auto Mode), Powered IS can be set to On or Off. IS Modes other than Intelligent IS: Standard IS IS Off
 Filter Diameter  58mm
 Viewfinder  0.24-inch, TFT Widescreen color LCD (Equivalent to approx. 1.56 million dots; 100% field of view)
 LCD Screen  3.5-inch OLED, Capacitive Touch Panel (Approx. 1.23 million dots)
 Recording Media  2 SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card slots
 USB Terminal  mini-B receptacle and Hi-Speed USB supported (output only)
 Accessory Shoe  Cold shoe (front area), Mini advanced shoe (back area)* *
 The Remote Control Adapter RA-V1 is not supported. The Video Flash Light VFL-2 supports only the video light function.
 HDMI Terminal  HDMI OUT mini connector
 Microphone Terminal  3.5mm diameter stereo mini-jack, MIC/LINE switching possible
 AV Mini  Terminal/Headphone  Terminal  3.5 mm 4 pole mini-jack (video/audio output only)
 Headphone  Terminal  3.5mm stereo mini-jack
 Remote Control  Terminal  2.5mm stereo mini-jack (input only)
 Operating Temperature range  Approx. -5-45°C, 60% relative humidity (operation)
 Approx. 0-40°C, 85% relative humidity (performance)
 Dimensions  4.3 x 3.3 x 7.2 in. / 109 x 84 x 182mm (Not including lens hood and grip belt)
 Weight  Approx. 1.7 lb. / 765g (includes grip belt)



Vixia HF G40 (Part Number 1005C002)

Compact, capable and easy to use, Canon's VIXIA HF G40 camcorder offers the optical refinement and dynamic advanced performance experienced videographers want in a lightweight and portable package. Using a Genuine Canon 20x High Definition Optical Zoom lens and a new, highly sensitive HD CMOS Pro Image Sensor with improved low-light performance, the VIXIA HF G40 camcorder provides sharp, Full HD video with beautiful highlight and shadow detail in virtually every lighting situation. A DIGIC DV 4 Image Processor speeds up operation and enables the lens's powerful image stabilization for clear and stable images, even when shooting handheld. For fluid use in numerous situations, the VIXIA HF G40 camcorder has a 3.5-inch touch-capacitive screen, plus a tiltable electronic viewfinder. A host of manual controls are complemented by two modes: Wide DR Gamma and Highlight Priority, which help capture color and detail virtually consistent with how they're seen by the naked eye. Creative options are expanded with a new interval recording option that can capture fast motion of up to 1200x the original speed. Ideal for an incredible variety of uses, the VIXIA HF G40 is a stellar choice for anyone who requires professional-quality videos on the go.

  Genuine Canon 20x High Definition Optical Zoom Lens.

  New, Advanced HD CMOS Pro Image Sensor with Improved Low-light Performance.

  1080/60p Recording in MP4.

  Built-in Wi-Fi® Technology with FTP Transfer Capability.

  Superb Image Reproduction.

  3.5-inch OLED Viewscreen with 10,000:1 Contrast Ratio and EVF.

  Dual SD Card Slots, Using Readily Available, Consumable Media.

  Dual and Relay Recording.

  Wide DR Gamma (600%).

  Highlight Priority Mode.

  View Assist Function that Supports Highlight Priority Mode.

  Intelligent Optical Image Stabilization System with Powered and Dynamic Modes and Auto On/Off.

  Full Manual Control.

  Ergonomic, Portable Design.

  High Definition Peaking for Focus Assist.

  Assignable Buttons for Custom Shooting.

  Connectivity to Various Inputs and Outputs.

  High-capacity Battery Included.

  Linear PCM Audio Recording2 and Audio Scene Select.

  Compatible with Optional Canon WM-V1 Wireless Microphone.

  Mini Advanced Accessory Shoe.

  Advanced Display Features: Zebra, Color Bars and Test Tone.

  Slow and Fast Motion, including Interval Recording from 2x to 1200x.

Package Contains


Lens Hood (with Lens Barrier)

Battery Pack BP-820

Compact Power Adapter CA-570

Wireless Controller WL-D89

High Speed HDMI Cable HTC-100/S

USB Interface Cable IFC-300PCU/S

Stereo Video Cable STV-250N