LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., January 6, 2011 – Start off the New Year exploring Canon’s highly anticipated 2011 products at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES). In booth #13396, Canon U.S.A., a leader in digital imaging, will be showcasing recently announced VIXIA HD camcorders, PIXMA Office printers, PowerShot Digital cameras and a new professional series camcorder. Also on display will be Canon EOS DSLR cameras and lenses, imagePROGRAF large format printers and imageCLASS laser multifunction printers.
Canon VIXIA HD Camcorders
Canon introduces eight new VIXIA HD camcorders with a variety of new and exciting features. For the consumer looking for a camcorder providing superb HD video performance and quality, look no further than the Canon VIXIA HF M41 Flash Memory camcorder. This camcorder features Canon's new HD CMOS Pro Image Sensor, a professional-level 1/3-inch native 1920 x 1080 sensor1 which uses significantly larger, more sensitive pixels, resulting in high video resolution, outstanding low-light performance and expanded dynamic range. A 3.0-inch Touch Panel LCD screen has been included as well for a large display and easy menu navigation. In addition to the new VIXIA lineup, two new FS-series standard definition camcorders have also been introduced.
Canon XA10 Professional Camcorder
The ultra-compact Canon XA10 Professional camcorder is the ideal camcorder for situations where mobility is critical when shooting. The camcorder uses an AVCHD codec and features a 10x Genuine Canon HD Video Lens with an eight-blade iris, Canon DIGIC DV III Image Processor and Canon 1/3 inch native 1920 x 1080 image sensor, delivering outstanding resolution and quality. The XA10 features a detachable handle which, when attached, further enhances the camcorder’s functionality by providing XLR inputs and an external microphone holder. Featuring a 64GB internal flash drive and two SDXC-compatible card slots, the XA10 offers the ability to record simultaneously to two cards for instant backup. The camcorder also features infrared video capture making it capable of shooting video in the dark.
Canon PIXMA Office Printers
Included at the booth will be the latest Canon PIXMA Office printers including the new PIXMA MX882 Wireless Photo All-In-One (AIO) model. The new Dual Function Panel on this printer makes navigating through menus and functions much easier, allowing users to switch between the fax function and either print, copy or scan functions quicker. The printer also has Advanced Media Handling capabilities with Auto Duplex copying, printing, incoming black and white fax documents and a two-way paper feed to reduce paper usage. With five-individual ink tanks utilizing the ChromaLife100+ ink system, a maximum color resolution of 9600 x 2400 dpi2 and one picoliter in droplet size, the Canon PIXMA MX882 can produce a high-quality 4” x 6” photo in approximately 20 seconds3, a 50-percent reduction in time from its predecessor.