DigitalCamcorders

ZR500 MV900

Digital Camcorder

ZR500 [A] / MV900 [E]
MarketedJanuruary 2006
Original PriceFor export only (no Japanese market price)

Along with its stylish Blue Mist finish, the ZR500 boasts Canon's longest zoom ever. It also comes with features found on more expensive camcorders. An easy-to-read menu system makes it a breeze to operate. The joystick lets you easily operate playback, focus, exposure and menu options with a single controller. And a big 2.7" LCD lets you lets you see exactly what your camcorder is recording.

Image Sensor 1/6" CCD, approx. 680,000 pixels
Tape Format Video cassettes bearing the DV mark.
Maximum Recording Time (with an 80-min. cassette) SP: 80 min.
LP: 120 min.
Lens f/2.6-65mm, f/1.8-2.6, 25x power zoom
Minimum Illumination 2 lx (Using the Night Mode)
Recommended Illumination More than 100 lx
Viewfinder 0.3", 123,000 pixels
LCD Screen 2.7", approx. 112,000 pixels
Dimensions 1.9 x 3.6 x 4.5 in. (49 x 92 x 115 mm) (excluding protrusions)
Weight (not including lens and battery pack) 13.2 oz. (375g)