Canon's FS-100 Flash Memory 'PAL' Camcorder (Garnet Wine) is a light-weight, go-anywhere camera that is perfect for travel. Slip it in your bag and you're good to go, ready for any once in a lifetime moment that comes your way. Record to removable flash memory SDHC cards (sold separately) for easy uploading of footage to your PC for emailing, printing and sharing on sites such as YouTube, in no time at all.
This camera also features Canon's exclusive 48x Advanced Zoom, which extends the normal 37x optical zoom for an even wider range with virtually no loss of image quality. The DIGIC DVII image processor improves color reproduction in skin tones and dark or bright situations for images that pop. Electronic image stabilization, a 1.07Mp CCD image sensor and a 2.7" widescreen LCD screen round out the great features of the FS-100.
" 48x Advanced Zoom
Canon's 48x Advanced Zoom extends the power of the 37x optical zoom for the longest Zoom available from the company. What's even better is that there is no loss of image quality, leaving you with clear, accurate video and stills in every shot.
" Record Directly to SDHC Flash Cards
Record directly to SDHC flash cards for with the FS-100 for quick and easy uploading to your PC for emailing, printing or sharing on sites like YouTube. And because the camera only records to the removable SDHC cards there are no moving parts, which means faster start up for capturing and replaying your footage in-camera.
" DIGIC DVII Image Processor
DIGIC DVII, unlike its predecessor DIGIC DV, is specially designed for HD image capture. Your video and still images will look better than ever in HD thanks to improved color reproduction for skin tones and light and dark situations. This processor also reduces image noise with two types of noise reduction for clean, crisp video and stills. There's more, the DIGIC DVII also provides for faster shooting of still images - up to 5 (3.1Mp) images per second.
" 1.07Mp CCD Image Sensor
The 1.07Mp CCD image sensor captures beautiful images each and every time, providing you the shot you want in rich color and tone.
" Electronic Image Stabilization
Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS) keeps your video steady and safe from the age-old problem of hand shake.
" 2.7" Widescreen LCD Display
The 2.7" widescreen LCD display lets you compose your shots in the same aspect that your widescreen TV will play your footage back in. This LCD takes the guess work out of recording.
" Microphone Input
Virtually extinct in the the consumer camcorder market the microphone input makes a comeback in the FS-100 for recording audio with an external mic for superb clarity.
Sensor 1/6" CCD sensor
Lens Focal Length=2.6-96.2mm
Zoom 48x Advanced Zoom (16:9)
Filter Size Not Specified by Manufacturer
Format SDHC Flash Memory
Audio Dolby Digital 2 channel
Image Stabilization Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS)
Lux 1.7 lux (Night mode)
Line In Recording No
A/V Dubbing No
Tape Loading N/A
Display Type LCD
Display Size 2.7"
Manual Controls White Balance
Built-in Speaker Yes
Built-in Mic Yes
Accessory Shoe No
Fader Not Specified by Manufacturer
Effects Not Specified by Manufacturer
Built-in Light/Flash No
DIGITAL STILL MODE
Still Recording Media SD/SDHC cards(sold separately)
Resolution 1152 x 864
Inputs Mic input
Output Hi-speed USB 2.0
Microphone Input Yes
Headphone Jack No
Operating Systems Not Specified by Manufacturer
Power Requirements Not Specified by Manufacturer
Dimensions (WxHxD) 2.3 x 2.4 x 4.9" (58 x 60 x 124mm)
Weight 9.2 oz (260g)
Note: This is a "PAL" product and CANNOT be used in the USA. It is designed for use with video products built to European, Asian, South American, and African & Australia TV standards