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About XH G1

High Definition Camcorder
Item Code: 1629B001

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Main Unit Specs

Standard Definition or High DefinitionHigh Definition
Power Supply (rated)CA-920
Image Sensor3 - 1/3" Native 16:9 CCDs (1440 x 1080)
Total PixelsApprox. 1.67 Megapixels

Tape Recording
HD: 1440 x 1080; Approx. 1.56 Megapixels
SD (4:3): 1080 x 1080; Approx. 1.17 Megapixels
SD (16:9): 1440 x 1080; Approx. 1.56 Megapixels
Maximum Recording Time (with an 80-min. cassette)SP: 80 min
LensZoom Ratio: 20x Optical
Focal Length: 4.5mm - 90mm (32.5mm - 650mm; 35mm photo equivalent)
Zoom Speed: 16 Zoom Speeds, plus High Speed and variable
Max. F/Stop: f/1.6 -- 35mm
Filter Size: 72mm
White BalanceOutdoor, Indoor, Manual, Set (2x), Color Temperature (in degrees Kelvin)
Image StabilizationSuper-Range Optical
AF System3 Mode Instant Auto Focus (external sensor plus TTL)
ViewfinderWidescreen .57" Color Viewfinder (Approx 269,000 pixels)
LCD Screen2.8" Widescreen LCD (Approx. 207,000 pixels)
Recording MediaMiniDV Cassette
DV TerminalIEEE 1394
Video TerminalLANC terminal, BNC Video, Component Video, and Composite Video
Audio2-channel recording/MPEG1 Audio Layer II

16 bit (48 kHz)
12 bit (32 kHz)
4ch synchronous recording not possible
2-channel recording/MPEG1 Audio Layer II
Microphone Terminal2 XLR (line/mic level) inputs with phantom power (+48v)
Mic terminal (3.5mm)
DimensionsApprox 6.4 x 7.4 x 13.8 in (163 x 189 x 350 mm) - not including grip belt
Approx. 6.4 x 7.4 x 12.4 in (140 x 189 x 314 mm) - not including the lens hood and grip belt
Weight (not including lens and battery pack)4.6 lb (2100g)
Weight5.2 lb (2300g)