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The Legria HF G40 is deal for professionals and students alike. Featuring a powerful 1/2.84 type HD CMOS Pro sensor with high quality audio, full manual control and Wi-Fi, all in a compact body

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Specifications

Sensor

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Sensor Type CMOS
Total Pixels 3.09MP (2208x1398)
Filter RGB Primary Colour Filter

Processor

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Processor Type DIGIC DV 4
Face Detection Technology Yes

Still Image

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Capture image size 1920x1080 (not cinema mode)
Simultaneous Photo Recording Yes
Photo Button Touchscreen LED

Video System

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Recording Formats MP4 / AVCHD
Recording mode MP4 SDXC / SDHC / SD (2 slots), double slot recording, Relay recording
Max Recording Time* Variable total, depending on memory card size (1) 64GB SDXC card: 24hrs 30mins 2/3 (not supplied)
Focal Length 3.67 - 73.4mm
35mm Equivalent: Wide/Close-up 26.8 - 576 (without Dynamic IS), 28.8 - 576 (with Dynamic IS)
Optical Zoom 20x
Digital Zoom 400x
Maximum f/number f1.8 - f2.8
Minimum focusing distance 10mm
Image Stabilisation Optical Image Stabiliser, Intelligent IS
Wide Attachment Not included
Lens Cover Included cap, plus integrated cover on lens hood

Focusing

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Auto/Manual Yes/Yes
Control Auto: Face Detection AF, Face Only AF, Instant AF, Medium AF, TV AF, Manual: Lens Ring, Touchscreen LCD, Focus Preset
Manual Focus Assist Peaking, Magnification

Shutter

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Shutter Speed Maximum: 1/2000 sec,
Shutter Speed Slow 1/6 sec

Creative Features

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Slow motion recording 1/2 speed
Fast motion recording 2x, 4x, 10x, 20x, 60x, 120x, 1200x
Cinema-Look Filters Yes, Cinema Standard, Vivid, Dream, Cool, Sepia, Old Movies, Memory
Video Snapshot Yes, select from 2, 4, or 8 seconds

AE Mode

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Smart AUTO Yes
Program AE Manual Mode: P, Tv, Av, M Scenes - Portrait, Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Night, Low Light, Spotlight, Fireworks Cinema Mode: P, Tv, Av, M
Zebra Yes

Image Quality Adjustment

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Custom Functions Brightness, Contrast, Sharpness, Colour Depth. Image Effects: Standard, Wide DR, Highlight Priority

Backlight Compensation

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Backlight Compensation Yes (auto or user controlled)

White Balance

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White Balance Type FAWB
Auto Yes
Set/Preset Set 1, Set 2, Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H, Colour Temperature
Auto Adjustment Range 2,800K to 8,000K

Viewfinder

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Screen size 0.24" (0.61cm), 100% view

Screen

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Vari-Angle Yes
Touch Screen YES - Capacitive type Organic LED panel
Touch Tracking Yes
Touch Exposure Yes
Screen size 3.5" (8.77cm), 100% view
Manual adjustment Colour balance, brightness standard/high

Recording Mode

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Recording mode AVCHD(5/6), 1920x1080 50p 28Mbps, 1920x1080 50i/25p 24Mbps 17Mbps, 1440x1080 50i/25p 5Mbps, MP4(5/6), 1920x1080 50p 35Mbps,1920x1080 25p 24Mbps 17Mbps, 1280x720 25p 4Mbps, 640x360 25p 3Mbps
Progressive shooting mode 50p, 25p
Slow and Fast Motion Recording Yes
Timecode Support Rec Run/Free Run
System Dolby Digital 2ch (AC-3 2ch) 5.1ch surround sound (via Optional SM-V1 microphone)
Audio Adjustments Built in: Mic Wind Screen, Mic Attenuate, Mic Frequency Response, Directionality Input Jack: Mic Attenuate, Mic Low Cut
Audio Mix Internal mic with external input
Audio Scene Select Yes
Zoom Microphone Yes (customisable frequency response and directionality)
Manual Rec. level control Yes

Wi-Fi Function

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Wi-Fi Frequency 2.4GHz / 5GHz(4)
Remote Control & Streaming Yes
Movie Uploader Yes
Playback via Browser Yes
Media Server Yes
Web Service Yes
GPS Support Yes (via accessory GP-E2, not included)

Baby Mode

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Baby Mode Yes

Custom Control

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Custom Control 5 buttons plus dial

Interface

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Headphone Yes
Microphone Yes
USB Yes (Mini B, USB 2.0 Hi-Speed)
HDMI Yes (HDMI Mini Connector: v1.3, output only, CEC supported)
Built-in charger Yes
DC IN Yes
Tripod Mount Yes

Minimum Illumination

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Minimum Lux. 1 lux
Night Mode Low Light (0.1 lux)
Auto Gain Control limit adjustment Yes

Power Source

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Batteries Lithium Ion
Intelligent Battery System Yes
Long life Battery BP-828
Longer recording time 4hrs 35mins (7)

Physical Specifications

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Dimensions (WxHxD) 115 x 84 x 231mm (with lens hood)
Camera Weight 900g (with lens hood and battery)
Barcode 4549292053500

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