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FS30 FS30 Flash Memory Camcorder Battery Pack BP-808 Compact Power Adapter CA-570 Stereo Video Cable STV-250N USB Interface Cable IFC-400PCU Pixela ImageMixer Video Editing Software Music CD


Standard Definition or High Definition

Standard Definition

Power Consumption

1.8W (LP Mode, LCD set to normal brightness)

Television System


Video Recording system


Image Sensor

1/6-inch CCD

Total Pixels

Approx. 680,000 pixels

Effective Pixels

Video: Advanced Zoom ON (16:9): Approx. 0.45 Megapixels (Wide) / 0.36 Megapixels (Tele); Advanced Zoom OFF (16:9): Approx. 0.36 Megapixels
Photo: Approx. 0.45 Megapixels

Maximum recording Time

8GB internal flash drive: LP (3Mbps): 5 hours, 10 minutes
SP (6Mbps): 2 hours, 45 minutes
XP (9Mbps): 1 hour, 50 minutes
Greater Capacity is Possible by Adding an SD Memory Card.


Zoom Ratio 41x Advanced Zoom (16:9 mode); 37x Optical/2000x Digital
Focal Length f=2.6-96.2mm, (35mm equivalent: 45.8 - 1695mm, Advanced Zoom OFF, 16:9)
Zoom Speed Variable / 3 Fixed Zoom Speeds
Max. F/Stop f/2.0-5.2

Focusing System

TTL (through the lens)

Programmed AE

Auto, Program, Tv, Portrait, Sports, Night, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Spotlight, Fireworks

Max Shutter Speed

Movie: 1/2000, Still Image: 1/500

Minimum Focusing Distance

10mm (wide) / 1m (tele)

White Balance

Auto, Daylight, Tungsten, Manual

Minimum Illumination

1.3 lx (Night mode)

Image Stabilization


Filter Diameter




LCD Screen

2.7-inch widescreen color LCD (Approx. 123,000 dots)

Recording Media

Internal flash memory (8GB) or SD Memory Card

USB Terminal

USB 2.0 Hi-Speed

Video Terminal

Composite (output)


Dolby Digital 2 channel (AC-3)

Microphone Terminal


AV Mini Terminal/Headphone Terminal

3.5 mm 4-pole mini-jack (video/audio output only), Headphone (input)


(W xH x D) approx. 2.2 x 2.3 x 4.8 in.

Weight (not including lens and battery pack)

7.9 oz


10.1 oz

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