Manufacturer’s Description

The Canon XL-H1s is an HDV camera that features interchangeable lenses. Using an improved 20x HD video zoom with superior optics further ensures a professional level of recording which is ideal for ENG, documentary and reality TV production. Filmmakers will appreciate the extensive cine' controls and 24 frame option.

The Specs

Video Recording
Minimum Lux Rating 3 lux
Video Capture Format DV
Additional Specifications
Battery Rechargeable Yes
Total Camcorder Resolution 5 Megapixel
Exposure Control Program AEShutter PriorityAperture Priority
Interlaced Scan Yes
Viewfinder Type Electronic
normalized-Hard Drive Capacity 0
Recommended Illumination 7 lux
Memory Card Type Include Secure Digital (SD
Effective Video Resolution 4.7 Megapixel
White Balance Modes AutoSet (2)Preset (outdoor/indoor)Color Temperature (2,000 K to 15,000 K)
Maximum Video Lines 1080
Battery Include Yes
Microphone Technology Electret Condenser
normalized-Height 220.98
Product Model XL H1S
Product Series XL
Brand Name Canon
Quick Glance
Product Type Professional Camcorder
Interface Connection 1 x HD/SD-SDI Out|1 x Genlock Video In|1 x|1 x 6-pin IEEE 1394|1 x S-Video In/Out|1 x Microphone|1 x XLR Audio In|1 x RCA Audio In|1 x RCA Audio Out|1 x DC Power In
normalized-Weight 89.6
LCD Screen Size 2.4 in
Recording Media Tape Media|Memory Card|MiniDV
Image Stabilization Optical
normalized-Optical Zoom 20
Maximum Video Capture Resolution 1440 x 1080
Power Source DC Input|Rechargeable Battery (unspecified)
Warranty Information 1 Year Limited
Weight 5.60 lbs|8.80 lbs
Dimensions 8.90" Height x 19.50" Width x 8.70" Depth
Height 8.7 in
Width 8.9 in
Depth 19.5 in
Image Processor
Image Sensor CCD
Image Sensor Quantity 3
Image Sensor Size 1/3"
More Info
General Features
Hard Drive Capacity Not Applicable
Additional Features Viewfinder
Lens Features
Optical Zoom 20 X
Focal Length 5.40 mm to 108 mm
Filter Diameter 72 mm

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