Professional and consumer vixia video camcorders

About Canon Camcorders

Capture your vision with exceptional clarity and beauty — that is the driving force behind every Canon Camcorder. Reflecting decades of leadership in optics and imaging, with an impressive history of excellence in the design and manufacturing of professional video products, Canon HD and SD Camcorders deliver on the promise of outstanding image quality and performance. Canon's exciting line-up of Consumer VIXIA Camcorders and Professional XF and XA Camcorders are designed to perfectly match your needs from beginner to professional level.

Whether you're shooting full HD Movies of your child's birthday, footage at a wedding, or wildlife — powerful zoom, built-in Wi-Fi®, and optical image stabilizer keeps your footage steady for superb results on every occasion. Intelligent Optical Image Stabilization is a great feature for the beginners. Intelligent IS automatically detects the scene and selects exactly the right image stabilizer settings to ensure sharp, detailed videos in every situation. Some of our beginner camcorders have built-in Wi-Fi®, which allows you to wirelessly share your images and video to social networking sites through CANON iMAGE GATEWAY1, or send to a PC. Upload your videos virtually anywhere on your iPhone®, iPad®, or iOS® device with the free Canon Movie Uploader app2. Our handheld beginner camcorder cameras are easy-to-use especially for the entry level photographer. Family photographers will love the new VIXIA Wi-Fi Live Streaming function, which allows you to view events as they happen! You can remotely view and record the live video and audio that your VIXIA camcorder is recording from a distance with your iPhone, iPad or Android device using the free Canon CameraAccess app3. You can also remotely control camcorder functions and even access camcorder information. Features like these make it easy to create great videos.

If you're looking for a professional camcorder designed with high-specification optics and extensive manual controls, Canon Camcorders are right for you. Known as the some of best camcorders for Full HD video, the Canon HD CMOS Pro Sensor allows you to capture video with a wide dynamic range giving your videos the style of a professional. The VIXIA HF G30 and HF G20 camcorders are both equipped with the latest in HD CMOS Pro Sensor technology, providing 20% improved low-light performance4. Designed for our professional camcorders, the light gathering area of the pixels is significantly larger than conventional CMOS sensors, increasing low light sensitivity. The wide dynamic range ensures fine details are captured in the highlights and shadows in even the most challenging conditions. For those looking to explore their passion for movie making, a manual focus ring allows intuitive control of focus or zoom. Plus you can choose your own settings for exposure, aperture, shutter speed and view your footage on the LCD screen. Select professional camcorder models offer built-in Wi-Fi® allowing you to wirelessly share your images and video or send to a PC. With a Wi-Fi remote, you can enable remote control of the camcorder settings and operations. Dual recording allows you to simultaneously record movies in MP4 and AVCHD format. Built-in down conversion creates MP4 files for easy sharing on the web.

If you are looking for a compact and extremely portable camcorder, then the VIXIA mini and mini X camcorders would be a great choice for you. The VIXIA mini camcorders offers an ultra-wide angle lens, vari-angle LCD and built-in stand so you can effortlessly frame yourself and capture more of your surroundings. Built-in Wi-Fi® lets you easily share, stream, control and remotely monitor your creations. A high-quality built-in stereo microphone on the mini X helps bring life to your videos by capturing superb audio, while Audio Scene Select provides multiple options to help enhance the sound for a particular setting even further.

1 One-time registration is required on CANON iMAGE GATEWAY online photo album.

2 This software enables you to upload images to social network sites. Before uploading images, please be aware that image files may contain privacy related information such as people and places. If necessary, please delete such information. Canon does not obtain, collect or use such images or any information included in such images through this software. Compatible with iOS version 5/6 or later for select devices. MP4 60p and AVCHD recordings are not supported for this function.

3 Compatible with iOS version 5/6/7 or Android version 2.3/4.0/4.1/4.2 for select devices. Operations not guaranteed with all versions of the supported OS. MP4 35 Mbps and AVCHD 28 Mbps recordings are not supported for this function.

4 TCompared to the Canon HD CMOS Pro Image Sensor used in the Canon 2011 VIXIA HF G10 Camcorder.