Canon today announced three compact VIXIA HF M-series (M41, M40 and M400) Flash Memory camcorders, offering consumers stunning HD video in an ultra-sleek, compact and lightweight body. Recording Full HD 1920 x 1080 video, the new VIXIA HF M-series feature a Genuine Canon 10x HD Video Lens and Canon’s new HD CMOS Pro Image Sensor for high video resolution, outstanding low-light performance and a wide dynamic range.
All three models include Canon’s 3.0-inch Touch Panel LCD screen for a large display and easy menu navigation. The VIXIA HF M-series include Canon’s new Cinema-Look Filters, Story Creator and Touch Decoration, as well as Touch & Track technology, Smart Auto, Powered IS, Tele Macro, and Advanced Video Snapshot. The VIXIA HF M41 and VIXIA HF M40 incorporate 32GB and 16GB of internal flash memory, respectively, and feature HD-to-SD Downconversion. The VIXIA HF M400 records directly to dual SDXC-compatible card slots. The VIXA HF M41 features a color viewfinder which helps provide a reliable viewing option, free from glare, when shooting in bright conditions.
The new VIXIA HF M-series is also compatible with the new Canon WP-V3 Waterproof Case.
Price and Availability
- Canon VIXIA HF M41 – $799 (available March 2011)
- Canon VIXIA HF M40 – $699 (available March 2011)
- Canon VIXIA HF M400 – $649 (available March 2011)