Equipped with built-in WiFi, the Canon VIXIA HF R30 Full HD Camcorder is a budget-friendly camera with professional features. It records in 1920 x 1080 high def and features 8GB of flash memory. In addition to its built-in memory, the HF R30 also boasts a SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card slot that supports up to 64GB cards. With this much storage space it's possible to record for several hours. Whether you record to the internal memory or removable card, the camera's Full HD CMOS Sensor and image processor work together to provide stunningly detailed, life-like images that look great on your HDTV. Of course, these two don't work alone: the HF R30 also employs a genuine Canon HD video lens with 51x Advanced Zoom and SuperRange Optical image stabilization, powered image stabilization and a 3.0" flat touch screen LCD display, among other great features.
Designed with advanced users in mind, the camcorder also comes with headphone and microphone jacks. These connections make it possible to capture high quality audio to go along with your movies. In addition to using an external mic for audio, the HF R30 features an enhanced internal microphone, which gives you the choice of 4 different recording directions, including monaural, stereo, wide, or synced with zoom. This feature also allows for adjustment between low, mid-range, and high frequencies.
Genuine Canon HD Video Lens with 51x Advanced Zoom and SuperRange Optical Image Stabilization deliver an impressive range, while offering exceptionally steady video
Improved Canon 3.28 megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor and DIGIC DV III Image Processor capture videos at 1920 x 1080 resolution and provide the ultimate in color and imaging performance
Record up to 3 hours of crisp high-definition video to an 8GB internal flash drive or directly to a removable SD memory card (SDHC/SDXC compatible). The Relay Recording function automatically switches video recording to the memory card when the internal drive becomes full, so you never miss a moment
Choose to record in AVCHD for the highest quality viewing on an HDTV or archiving, or in MP4 format for easy sharing with mobile devices or cloud applications
Built-in WiFi allows you to wirelessly transfer video directly to online sharing sites such as YouTube and Facebook; to a PC or upload virtually anywhere by using your iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch and enjoy wireless viewing on your DLNA-compatible TV or through other DLNA devices
Connect directly to an external drive for easy and secure storage of your memories, without a PC
Intelligent IS automatically chooses from four different modes to optimize image stabilization for the shooting condition
3.0" Flat Touch Panel LCD with a new graphical user interface (GUI) offers fast and easy control right at your fingertips
Smart AUTO makes shooting great videos easy by intelligently selecting the best settings from 38 predefined situations including Auto Tele Macro that provides spectacular close-ups and the dramatic look of a video shot with shallow depth-of-field
Cinema-Look Filter offers seven different built-in filters to create video with a variety of professional cinematic looks, and Touch Decoration allows you to superimpose and record a variety of fun and exciting images for a creative flair
Story Creator provides a list of suggested scenes that have improved shooting tips to help you produce your own masterpiece
24p Cinema Mode provides the look and feel of a Hollywood movie and 30p Progressive is ideal for clips intended to be posted on the web
Microphone terminal with manual audio level control, and headphone terminal provide exceptional flexibility