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SMX-F30BP

SMX-F30BP

Slick Memory Card Camcorder featuring powerful 42x Intelli-zoom lens brings the world closer without sacrificing image quality. Plus with H.264 codec you can easily share your memories on the internet and portable devices.
SMX-F30 (Memory Card slot only) / SMX-F33 (Memory card slot + 8GB Built in Memory) / SMX-F34 (Memory Card Slot + 16GB Built in Memory).

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  • The European Directive on Batteries and Accumulators aims to minimise the impact of batteries on the environment and encourage the recovery of the materials they contain. In the UK, regulations on the recycling of batteries and accumulators (rechargeable batteries) were Introduced in 2009. The Waste Batteries Regulations aim to significantly increase UK collection and recycling of used portable batteries from 3% in 2007 to 25% by 2012, rising to at least 45% in 2016.

  • The battery symbol on a product or on its packaging indicates that the product must not be disposed of with general household waste. Instead, it is the consumer’s responsibility to dispose of their waste batteries at a designated collection point so that they can be recycled. The separate collection and recycling of batteries at the time of dispo sal will help to conserve natural resources and ensure that they are recycled in a manner that protects human health and the environment. A comprehensive list of battery recycling centres can be obtained from: www.recycle-more.co.uk

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SMX-F30BP

Features

  • memory card camcorder

the 8th generation DSP chip from SAMSUNG

the 8th generation DSP chip from SAMSUNG
Experience the most naturally beautiful images with the 8th generation DSP chip from SAMSUNG. Advanced Colour Expression, Hyper Digital Image Stabiliser, Super LCD plus, and Face Detection Auto Focus combine to make your digital image dreams a reality. Longer battery life, extended recording time, and higher quality digital imaging are enabled by the SAMSUNG chip. By designing and implementing a powerful single chip control system, power consumption is dramatically reduced, allowing you to capture more memories that can be treasured for the rest of your life.

3D noise reduction

3D noise reduction
The F30/33/34 transcend the boundaries of convention by introducing 3D noise reduction that dramatically eliminates noise while maintaining the original edge and pattern of the image. By analyzing motion between the frames, the frames are split into pattern / edge frames and differential frames and are passed through separate filters which maintain the pattern and edge and remove noise. After filtering, the frames are combined once more to make a cleaner, clearer image.

colour as vivid as your memories

colour as vivid as your memories
Digital Natural Colour Processing creates an expanded palette of colours that are closer to those seen in nature. By internally adjusting images beyond RGB into 4 colour CMYG spectral colour matching, the F30/33/34 are able to accurately recreate colours that are closer to those your eyes see, closer to your memories, and closer to reality.

face detection AF technology

face detection AF technology
Unlike conventional camcorders, the F30/33/34's advanced Face Detection AF technology targets the faces in the screen. With intelligent face detection auto-focus, faces are always focused-on, even if they are not in the centre of the screen. SAMSUNG's Face Detection AF enables you to capture clearer, higher quality video.

more recording time, more memories to treasure

more recording time, more memories to treasure
Enjoy recording more of the highest quality video footage with the SAMSUNG F30/33/34. Thanks to the high performing H.264 Codec, the F30/33/34 record more of your memories than camcorders which use MPEG2. With the same capacity, the F30/33/34 record about twice more than MPEG2 codec. Its compressed video files are faster to e-mail and upload to the web, which makes sharing as easy as can be, with no loss of Image quality.

battery life that won't let you down

battery life that won't let you down
With its long battery life, the SAMSUNG F30/33/34 allow you to record, play, and have fun for as long as you like. Long battery life gives an incredible 3 hours of recording freedom (1.9W, 850mAh) compared with company A's 1 hour 10minutes (2.9W, 1,000mAh) and company B's 1 hour 20minutes (3.8W, 800mAh), giving you all the time you need to make memories that last a lifetime.

share your memories, share your life

share your memories, share your life
Sharing your life with friends and family becomes easier with the SAMSUNG F30/33/34. By selecting the Web & Mobile mode, you can shoot in an H.264 that supports MP3 players and YouTube. The video files recorded by the SAMSUNG F30/33/34 can easily be used with a transfer program and played on an H.264-supported MP3 player. The YouTube uploader in the Media show software bundle enables direct YouTube upload which bypasses the You Tube home site.

full angle grip

full angle grip
The F30/33/34's multi-positional swivel hand grip offers full flexibility and freedom of movement for the full range of shooting positions. The innovative swivel grip allowing you to seamlessly move the camcorder between regular and low level positions, giving you complete control over how and what you shoot.

tech specs

Dimension of SMX-F30BP/MEA

Signal Type

  • Signal Type

    (F30BP) PAL/(F30BN) NTSC

Storage Media

  • Storage Media

    SDHC/SD/MMC+

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Image Sensor

  • Sensor Type

    CCD

  • Sensor Size

    1/6"

  • No. of Pixels

    680K

Display

  • Main Screen
    Device Type

    Colour LCD

    Size

    2.7"

  • Bluetooth
    No. of Pixels

    112K

Lens

  • Light

    No

  • F Value

    F1.6~4.3

  • Optical Zoom

    42x (intelli zoom), 34x (optical zoom)

  • digital zoom

    1,200x

  • Filter Diameter

    30mm

  • Type

    Schneider Lens

Video Recording Feature

  • Video Spec
    Recording Format

    H.264 BP

    Recording Resolution

    D1 (720 x 480/60i), Interval Recording Available

    Recording Quality

    TV Super Fine, TV Fine, TV Normal, Web & Mobile

  • Shutter Speed
    Manual Shutter

    1/60~1/10,000, 8 Step

    Auto

    Yes

    Slow Shutter Mode (LSS)

    No

  • Image Stabilizer

    Hyper D.I.S.

  • Focus
    Auto Focus

    Yes

    Manual Focus

    Yes

  • Power Night Capture

    No

  • Video Still Capture

    No

  • Back Light compensation

    Yes

  • Low Light Sensitivity

    3 LUX ↓ (Visual)

  • White Balance
    Auto

    Yes

    Manual

    Yes

Still Imaging Feature

  • Still Image
    Format

    JPEG

    Resolution

    800 x 600

    Quality

    Super Fine only

    Recordable Media

    SDHC/SD/MMC+

Interface

  • PC
    USB

    2.0

    IEEE 1394

    No

  • Video
    Composite

    No

    S-Video

    No

    Component

    No

    HDMI

    No

  • Audio
    Ear Phone Jack

    No

  • Memory Card
    Card Slot

    Yes (SD/SDHC/MMC+)

USB Application

  • External Storage

    Yes

  • Direct Print System
    DPOF

    No

    PictBridge

    No

S/W and PC OS

  • Compatible OS
    Compatible OS

    Windows XP SP2, Vista32,64

Accessory

  • Power
    AC Adaptor/Charger

    Yes

    AC Cord

    No

    Battery Pack

    Yes

  • Strap
    Hand Grip

    Yes

    Shoulder Strap

    No

    Neck Strap

    No

  • Case
    Carrying Case

    Yes (option)

  • Cable
    Type

    A/V Cable / USB Cable

  • Others
    Remote Control

    No

    Bundle Recordable Media

    No

    Instruction Book

    Yes (CD)

    Pocket Guide

    Yes

Physical Specification

  • Dimension (WxHxD)

    125 x 60 x 60.5mm

  • Weight

    270g

Operation

  • Line Recording

    No

Support

Open Source Guide

0.16 MB, pdf, ENGLISH, CHINESE

2012.10.26

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