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Panasonic HDC-SD40 High Definition SDHC/SDXC Digital Video Camera +BONUS 4GB SDHC Memory card + Adobe Premiere Elements Editing Software! Valued at $143!

Weighing in at less than 170 grams, the Panasonic HDC-SD40 is the world’s lightest Full HD camcorder. It is also very compact making it an ideal video camera to take along with you when travelling. The SD40 also features 16.8x optical zoom with 42.9mm wide-angle so you can fit more in the frame. iA (Intelligent Auto) makes operation really simple and when you’re done shooting, the included software makes uploading to social websites a simple process. The SD40 also sports Power O.I.S image stabilisation to effectively suppress blurring, SDHC/SDXC memory card recording, and a super long-life battery that provides up to 135 minutes shooting time per charge.
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Weighing in at less than 170 grams, the Panasonic HDC-SD40 is the world’s lightest Full HD camcorder. It is also very compact making it an ideal video camera to take along with you when travelling. The SD40 also features 16.8x optical zoom with 42.9mm wide-angle so you can fit more in the frame. iA (Intelligent Auto) makes operation really simple and when you’re done shooting, the included software makes uploading to social websites a simple process. The SD40 also sports Power O.I.S image stabilisation to effectively suppress blurring, SDHC/SDXC memory card recording, and a super long-life battery that provides up to 135 minutes shooting time per charge.

* We recommend using Class 6 or higher memory cards for Full HD video recording. SDHC Memory Cards and SDXC Memory Cards can be used only in equipment that is compatible with their respective formats.

GENERAL

Power Supply (Battery / AC Adapter)

DC3.6V / 5.0V

Power Consumption

Max.3.5W (Recording) / Max. 7.7W (Charging)

Weight (w/o Battery)

approx. 169g

Dimension (W x H x D)

51.5 x 57.5 x 108.5 [mm]

Media

SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card

On-Screen Display Language

Please refer to "OSD" sheet

IMAGE SENSOR

Image Sensor

1/5.8-type MOS (For Europe)
1/5.8" MOS (For Asia)

Total Pixels

1.50 megapixels

Effective Pixels - Motion Image

1.19 megapixels [16:9]

Effective Pixels - Still Image


1.19 megapixels [16:9]

LENS SECTION

Lens Brand

Panasonic Lens

F Value

F1.8(WIDE) / 2.6(TELE)

Optical Zoom

16.8x

Focal Length

2.9-48.7mm

35mm Film camera Equivalent

42.9-721mm (16:9) [Motion Image]
42.9-721mm (16:9) [Still Image]

Filter Diameter

-

CAMERA SECTION

Standard Illumination

1400 lx

Minimum Illumination

7.0 lx (1/25 Low Light scene mode)
1 lx (Color Night View)

Image Stabiliser

POWER O.I.S. [Optical Image Stabiliser]

Focus

Auto / Manual

White Balance

Auto / Indoor1 / Indoor2 / Sunny / Cloudy / White set

Shutter Speed - Motion Image

[50i] Auto Slow Shutter ON : 1/25-1/8000
OFF : 1/50-1/8000

Shutter Speed - Still Image

Iris

Auto / Manual

Zoom - Intelligent Zoom OFF

16.8x

Zoom - Intelligent Zoom

-

Zoom - Digital Zoom

50x / 1200x (The maximum value of zoom magnification)

Backlight Compensation

Yes

MONITOR

EVF

-

Monitor (LCD)

6.7cm (2.7") Wide LCD ( 230,400 dots) (For Europe)
" 2.7" Wide LCD ( 230,400 dots) (For Asia)

STILL IMAGE SECTION

Recording Format

JPEG

Recording Image Size - Still Picture

2.1 megapixels (1920 x 1080), 0.5 megapixels (960 x 540), [16:9]

Recording Image Size - Simultaneous Recording

-

Recording Image Size - Creating still picture from motion picture

2.1 megapixels (1920 x 1080), 0.5 megapixels (960 x 540), [16:9]

Flash

-

DPOF

-

RECORDING SECTION

Signal System

1080 / 50i

Recording Format

MPEG4-AVC/H.264 (AVCHD standard compliant)

Recording / Playback Mode

HA (17Mbps / VBR) , (1920 x 1080)
HG (13Mbps / VBR) , (1920 x 1080)
HX (9Mbps / VBR) , (1920 x 1080)

Audio Recording System

Dolby Digital (2ch)

Microphone

2ch Stereo

Speaker

Dynamic type

Media Remaining Indication

-

INTERFACES

AV

-

HDMI

Yes (mini)

Microphones (stereo mini)

-

Headphone (stereo mini)

-

USB

2.0 Hi-Speed

AV multi

Yes

OTHERS

LED Video Light

Yes

Accessory Shoe

-

STANDARD ACCESSORIES

AC Adaptor

Yes

AC Cable

Yes

DC Cable

included AC Adaptor

Rechargeable Battery Pack

min. 1790 mAh / Lithium-Ion

AV multi Cable

Yes

AV Cable

-

IR Remote

-

Shoe adaptor

-

USB Cable

Yes

SD Memory Card

-

Included Software

HD Writer LE 1.0

Lens hood

-

Stylus Pen

-

* Specifications subject to change by the manufacturer without notice



Panasonic HDCSD40 Digital Video Camera
AV Multi Cable
USB Cable
AC Adapter
Rechargeable Lithium-ion Battery
CD-ROM Software - HD Writer LE 1.0
Instruction Manual
12 Month Warranty from Panasonic Australia
Manufacturer Warranty
Camera Mechanics Warranty
Panasonic
This product comes with a
12 month Australian warranty
from Panasonic Australia

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