Manufacturer’s Description

The XHG1 is unmatched in this category of camcorder. With HD-SDI, Genlock and and Time Code IN/OUT, all SMPTE compliant, as well as complete control over the image parameters, the XH G1 meets the demands of any professional use. The excellence of the XH G1 begins with Canon Genuine Canon 20x HD zoom lens with Professional L Series Fluorite that is matched with 3CCDs, each of which is at 1440 x 1080 pixels. Super-Range Optical Image Stabilization corrects for a wide range of camera movement and vibration, and Instant AF ensures ultra-quick, accurate focus. The DIGIC DV II HD image processor then ensures improved color reproduction and noise reduction - for a final result that is the zenith of image quality.

The Specs

Video Recording
Minimum Lux Rating 0.4 lux
Video Capture Format DV
Additional Specifications
Frequency Band Built-in Filters: ND 1/6, ND 1/32Gain Selection: -3, 0, 3, 6, 12, 18, 36 dB (36 dB, Camera Only)
Viewfinder Type Electronic
Memory Card Type Include Secure Digital (SD) Card
Flash Accessory Shoe
Maximum Video Lines 1080
Audio Support Stereo
Maximum Shutter Speed 15000 1/x sec.
Min Focal Length 4.5 mm
Product Model XH G1
Exposure Settings AE Lock|Auto Exposure|Manual Exposure|Multiple Program Modes
Product Series XH
White Balance Auto|Manual|Preset Modes
Description XH-G1 HDV Camcorder
Total Camcorder Resolution 5 Megapixel
Max Horizontal Image Resolution 1920 pixels
Focus Features Auto Focus|Manual Focus
Interlaced Scan Yes
Min Aperture 1.6 1/f
Max Vertical Image Resolution 1080 pixels
Max Focal Length 90 mm
normalized-Height 162.56
Image Format JPEG
Minimum Shutter Speed 3 1/x sec.
Included Components AC Adapter|Battery|Cables - Audio/Video|Carrying Strap|Remote
Brand Name Canon
Quick Glance
Interface Connection 1 x IEEE 1394|1 x LANC|1 x BNC Video Out|1 x Component Video Out|1 x Composite Video Out|2 x XLR Audio In|1 x Microphone|1 x Headphone|1 x HD/SD-SDI Out|1 x|1 x Genlock Video In|1 x DC Power In
normalized-Weight 73.6
LCD Screen Size 2.8 in
Recording Media Tape Media|Memory Card|MiniDV
Image Stabilization Optical
normalized-Optical Zoom 20
Maximum Video Capture Resolution 1440 x 1080
Warranty Information 1 Year Limited
Weight 4.60 lbs
Dimensions 7.40" Height x 6.40" Width x 13.80" Depth - not including grip belt|7.40" Height x 6.40" Width x 12.40" Depth - not including the lens hood and grip belt
Height 6.4 in
Width 7.4 in
Depth 13.8 in
Image Processor
Image Sensor CCD
Image Sensor Quantity 3
Image Sensor Size 1/3"
More Info
General Features
Removable Flash Memory Included 16 MB
Additional Features Built-in Speaker|Viewfinder
Lens Features
Optical Zoom 20 X
Filter Diameter 72 mm

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