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Firmware
  • Title HMX-QF30 Firmware 2014-7-8
  • Applicable Model HMX-QF30 / HMX-QF33 / HMX-QF300 / HMX-QF310 / HMX-QF320
  • Carrier or Corporate Customer open market
  • Description[How to update FW]1) Extract the attached file.2) Paste the firmware file(qf30_firmware.bin) into the formatted memory card.3) Before inserting the memory card into camcorder, connect the AC adaptor to the camcorder.4) Insert the memory card with the firmware file on it into the camcorder.5) Power on the camcorder by simply opening the LCD display. When you turn on the camcorder, it must appear the box saying ''Update firmware now?''. Select the ''Yes'' to update the firmware.6) The updating firmware progress bar will appear. It takes about few minutes to complete. Do not detach the AC adapter during the update.7) Once the update is done, the camcorder will automatically turn itself off.
JUL 14,2014  |  ver 14070801  |  127.91 MB

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Design
Color Black
Choice of colors (exterior design) that a camcorder model is currently available in.
Type HD Camcorder
Lens
Type Samsung Lens
Optical Zoom 20x
Range of magnification generated by lens movement, as measured in degrees exponential to the original.
Digital Zoom 40x
Range of pixel magnification a camera can generate, as measured in degrees exponential to the original.
F Value 1.8 ~ 3.9
Range of settings that control aperture (amount of light allowed to reach a camera's image sensor).
Focal Length Samsung Lens f= 2.6 - 52 mm (35 mm Film Equivalent: 38 - 1,146 mm)
Distance from a lens to it's focal point. In digital cameras, focal length can change when zooming.
Image Sensor
Image Stabilizer Optical Image Stabilization (OIS DUO+)
Technology that minimizes blur and unwanted picture shake caused by hand movement during recording.
No. of Pixels 5MP
Fixed number of pixels on camcorder's LCD screen, as measured in thousands (k).
Effective Pixels 1.75MP
Sensor Type BSI CMOS Image Sensor
Form of chip that detects light captured by a camcorder lens. CMOS circuitry converts light to voltage.
Main Display
Device Type LCD - 2.7” Touch Screen
Technology of camcorder display. A 2.7" Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) with touch screen usability.
No. of Pixels 230k
Fixed number of pixels on camcorder's LCD screen, as measured in thousands (k).
Stabilization
OIS Duo Yes
Video Recording
Auto Focus Yes
Optical feature that uses a sensor, control system, and motor to automatically focus a camera's lens.
Auto Shutter Yes
Auto White Balance Yes
Camera settings that auto-adjust in different light to ensure white objects appear white on screen.
Back Light Compensation Yes
Feature that helps prevent foreground objects from becoming silhouetted against bright backgrounds.
Built-in Microphone Yes
An internal microphone in a camcorder designed to record audio while video footage is being recorded.
Low Light Sensitivity (lux) Auto - 5 Lux (1/30 sec), C.NITE - 3 Lux (1/15sec)
Minimum amount of light a camcorder needs to produce a quality recording. Dark twilight is roughly 3 lux.
Manual Focus Yes
Manual White Balance Yes
Recording Format H.264
Compression standard that a camcorder uses to encode video. H.264 HD is used by Blu-Ray and YouTube.
Recording Quality Super Fine
Recording Resolution "NTSC: Full HD (1,920 x 1,080 60i) / HD (1,280 x 720 60p) / Web Upload Resolution (1280x720/60p + 432x240/30p) PAL: Full HD (1,920 x 1,080 50i) / HD (1,280 x 720 50p) / Web Resolution (1280x720/50p + 432x240/25p)"
Number of pixels across and down that are used to capture video. More pixels, the sharper the image.
Speaker Speaker Audio Recording
Internal speaker in a camcorder designed to emit recorded audio during playback.
Video File Format MP4
Video Still Capture Yes
Technology that scans frames during recording to optimize the video for use as still images.
Still Imaging
Format JPEG
File type that the photo mode of a camcorder generates for use on a computer.
Quality Super Fine
Overall appearance of the photos that a camcorder generates. Super Fine signifies premium quality.
Recordable Media SD/SDHC/SDXC
Formats onto which a camcorder can record. Built-in memory provides internal storage; cards are external.
Resolution 1696 x 954 (16:9) 1.6M
1280 x 720 (16:9) 0.9M
1600 x 1200 (4:3) 1.9M
800 x 600 (4:3) SVGA
Number of pixels across and down that are used to capture an image. More pixels, the sharper the photo.
Audio Recording
Audio Format AAC
Sound file type that a camcorder generates. AAC achieves higher sound quality than MP3.
Built-in Microphone Stereo
An internal microphone in a camcorder designed to record audio while video footage is being recorded.
Built-in Speaker Stereo
Internal speaker in a camcorder designed to emit recorded audio during playback.
Channels 2
Number of circuit paths through which a camcorder can record audio. 2 channels provides stereo sound.
Storage Media
Card Slot SD / SDHC / SDXC Memory Card
Opening in which a flash memory card is inserted. SDHC cards store at least 4GB of removable memory.
Wireless Connectivity
WiFi Built-in Wi-Fi
Features
Power LED Yes
Small Light-Emitting Diode (LED) indicating that a camcorder's power is ON.
Tripod Screw Yes
Inputs and Outputs
Composite Yes
Analog video connection that transmits audio and video information along a single signal.
HDMI Yes
High-Definition Multimedia Interface. Industry standard for transmitting HD video between components.
USB 2.0 Yes
Universal Serial Bus. Interface standard for connecting peripherals to a computer. USB 2.0 is high-speed.
Power
USB Battery Charging Yes
Battery Model BP125A
Model of battery the camcorder uses.
Signal Type
Signal Type NTSC & PAL
Form of video transmission that encodes data, color, and synchronization. NTSC is the American TV standard.
Software
Compatible OS Windows 7 / Vista / XP SP2
Types of PC operating systems (OS) that a camcorder requires to run software or interface properly.

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