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The Canon VIXIA HV40 offers users a 10x optical zoom lens, a 2.7-inch widescreen LCD display with 211k-dot resolution, and a 1/2.7″ CMOS optical sensor with 2.07-megapixel camcorder sensor resolution. For storage, this device consolidates a slot for mini DV recording media. 1920 x 1080 pixel HD video capture is enabled on the Hv40. Other features include a HDMI (type A) output, 13 preset shooting modes, and a hi-speed USB 2.0 connectivity option.
- 10x optical zoom lens
- 2.7-inch LCD display with 211k-dot resolution
- 2.07-megapixel CMOS optical sensor
- mini DV media slot
- 1920 x 1080 HD video capture enabled
- HDMI (type A) output
- 13 preset shooting modes
- USB 2.0
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