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Digital Media CameraGZ-MG730

7 megapixel CCD camera with 30GB HDD featuring a high-resolution digital camera with KONICA MINOLTA LENS and advanced photo functions all in a stylishly compact body

Features

  • 1/2.5-inch 7.38 Megapixel CCD
  • 30GB Internal Hard Disk Drive for up to 37 hr. 30 min. of recording
  • 7 hr. 10 min. of the best quality recording (ULTRA FINE)
  • 10x Optical Zoom / 300x Digital Zoom
  • Record digital still images up to 3072 x 2304
  • Memory Card Slot for Micro SD
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Technical Specifications

GZ-MG730

SYSTEM
Format
[SD-VIDEO] Entertainment Video Profile: Video: MPEG-2 PS / Audio: Dolby Digital (2ch), Still: JPEG
Storage Media
1.3" Hard Disk Drive (Embedded), microSD Memory Card
Internal Hard Disk Drive Capacity
30GB
CAMERA
CCD
1/2.5″
No. of CCD/CMOS Pixels
7.38M
Effective Pixels for Capture
Moving images
5 Megapixel
Still images
7 Megapixel
Lens
Zoom Ratio Optical
10x
Zoom Ratio Digital (max.)
300x
Focal Length (mm)
6.3 - 63.0 (35mm film equivalent: 44.0 - 440.0)
F Stop
F3.5 - F3.5
Filter Diameter (mm)
43.0
Video Image Stabilization
Yes
KONICA MINOLTA LENS
Yes
ISO Settings
50, 100, 200, 400, 1000
Full Range AF/Manual Focus
Yes/Yes
Full-Auto/Manual White Balance
Yes/Yes
RECORDER
MPEG-2 Video Recording
Yes
JPEG Still Shooting
Yes
3-Dimension Noise Reduction (3D NR)
Yes
Still Image Sizes
[4:3] 3072x2304 / 2592x1944 / 1600x1200 / 640x480 [16:9] 3072x1728 / 2592x1456 /1920x1080 / 1280x720
Video Recording Time (max.)
7hr 10min (ULTRA FINE) / 37hr 30min (ECO)
No. of Still Images (max.)
9999
Video Recording Modes (Variable Bit Rate)
ULTRA FINE (8.5Mbps)/FINE (5.5Mbps)/NORM (4.2Mbps)/ECO (1.5Mbps)
Gigabrid Engine
Yes
Color Mode Setting
Yes (vivid / natural)
INTERFACES
USB 2.0/1.1
Yes
USB Mass Storage Class
Yes
DC In
Yes
USB 2.0 High-Speed Data Transfer to PC
Yes
Everio Dock
DV (i.Link) Out
Yes
S Terminal
Yes (In/Out)
AV Terminal
Yes (In/Out)
USB 2.0
Yes (In/Out)
AV Input/Output
Yes/Yes
microSD Memory Card Slot
Yes (microSDHC Compatible)
LCD/SCREEN
Clear LCD Monitor
2.7″ wide, 112k-pixel
Auto LCD Backlight Control
Yes
Laser Touch Operation
Yes
FUNCTIONS
Built-in Auto Flash
Yes
16:9 Wide Mode
Yes (Full Resolution)
User-Friendly Graphical User Interface
Yes
Thumbnail Picture
Yes
Play List Editing
Yes
Power-Linked Operation
Yes (New)
Auto Exposure Bracketing
Yes [13]
Histogram Display
Yes (during Playback mode only)
Self-Timer
Yes (2sec/10sec)
PictBridge/DPOF
Yes/Yes
Data Battery
Yes
Direct DVD Creation with SHARE STATION
Yes
Program AE
Modes
Night / Twilight / Portrait / Sports / Snow / Spotlight
Auto Button
Yes
Selection
Dial
Direct DVD Button
Yes
Direct Backup Button
Yes
Quick Restart
Yes
In-Camera File Editing (Partial Delete)
Yes
Sliding Lens Cover
Yes
Shutter Priority
Yes
Aperture Priority
Yes
Picture Titles
Yes
Multi-Language On-Screen
7 Languages (Eng. / Fre. / Spa. / Por. / Jap. / Kor. / Chi. [Traditional])
Icon Playlist/Event Pre-registration
Yes
INFO Button
Yes
GENERAL
Approx. Weight
0.74 lbs. (335g) / 0.84 lbs. (380g)[7]
Dimensions (WxHxL)
2-11/16" x 2-3/4" x 4-11/16" (68 x 69 x 119mm)
Power Consumption
Approx. 3.7W
PROVIDED ACCESSORIES
USB Cable
Yes
Software
Digital Photo Navigator (Win)
Yes
CyberLink DVD Solution (Win)
Yes
AV Cable
Yes
Remote Control
Yes
Shoulder Strap
Yes
Everio Dock
Yes
AC Adapter
Yes
Battery Pack
Yes (BN-VF808)


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Footnotes:
[1] Free app available for Android phones/tablets, iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad.
[2] Only valid with Wi-Fi direct (direct monitoring).
[3] To record video, SDHC/SDXC card with Class 4 or higher performance is required. For UHR mode, please use Class 6 or higher. Digital stills can be recorded on SD, SDHC or SDXC cards. SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB), SDHC memory cards (4GB to 32GB) and SDXC memory cards (48GB to 64GB) have been tested for the following brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk. UHS Speed Class is not supported, but UHS-I SDHC/SDXC cards can be used in the same manner as standard SDHC/SDXC cards. Note that using other media may result in recording failure or data loss. For compatibility of memory cards, please consult an authorized JVC dealer.
[4] To record video, SDHC/SDXC card with Class 4 or higher performance is required. For 60P mode, Class 6 or higher performance is required. Digital stills can be recorded on SD, SDHC or SDXC cards. SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB), SDHC memory cards (4GB to 32GB) and SDXC memory cards (48GB to 64GB) have been tested for the following brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk. UHS Speed Class is not supported, but UHS-I SDHC/SDXC cards can be used in the same manner as standard SDHC/SDXC cards. Note that using other media may result in recording failure or data loss. For compatibility of memory cards, please consult an authorized JVC dealer.
[5] In Standard Definition mode.
[6] When image stabilization set to OFF
[7] 12x when Advanced Image Stabilizer set to ON
[8] 35mm equivalent focal length is achieved when image stabilization is set to OFF and Dynamic Zoom is set to ON.
[9] Footage recorded in the UXP mode cannot be stored to disc using the CU-VD50/VD3. Use a recommended HDD/BD Burner or the supplied MediaBrowser software installed on your PC to store footage.
[10] Footage recorded in the AVCHD Progressive and UXP mode cannot be stored to disc using the CU-VD50/VD3. Use a recommended HDD/BD Burner or the supplied MediaBrowser software installed on your PC to store footage onto Blu-ray disc or hard disk drive.
[11] When using a 64GB SDXC card (not provided)
[12] without battery / including battery
[13] To record video, SDHC/SDXC card with Class 4 or higher performance is required. For UHR mode, please use Class 6 or higher. Digital stills can be recorded on SD, SDHC or SDXC cards. SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB), SDHC memory cards (4GB to 32GB) and SDXC memory cards (48GB to 64GB) have been tested for the following brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk. UHS Speed Class is not supported, but UHS-I SDHC/SDXC cards can be used in the same manner as standard SDHC/SDXC cards. Note that using other media may result in recording failure or data loss. For compatibility of memory cards, please consult an authorised JVC dealer.
[14] To record video, SDHC/SDXC card with Class 4 or higher performance is required. For 50P mode, Class 6 or higher performance is required. Digital stills can be recorded on SD, SDHC or SDXC cards. SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB), SDHC memory cards (4GB to 32GB) and SDXC memory cards (48GB to 64GB) have been tested for the following brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk. UHS Speed Class is not supported, but UHS-I SDHC/SDXC cards can be used in the same manner as standard SDHC/SDXC cards. Note that using other media may result in recording failure or data loss. For compatibility of memory cards, please consult an authorised JVC dealer.
[15] When image stabilisation set to OFF
[16] 12x when Advanced Image Stabiliser set to ON
[17] 35mm equivalent focal length is achieved when image stabilisation is set to OFF and Dynamic Zoom is set to ON.
[18] When using a 64GB SDXC card (not provided) and internal flash memory
[19] 48x when Advanced Image Stabiliser set to ON in HD Mode
[20] To record video, SDHC/SDXC card with Class 4 or higher performance is required. For UXP mode, Class 6 or higher is recommended. For THR mode, Class 6 or higher is required. (Class 10 is recommended). SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB), SDHC memory cards (4GB to 32GB) and SDXC memory cards (48GB to 64GB) have been tested for the following brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk. Note that using other media may result in recording failure or data loss. For compatibility of memory cards, please consult an authorized JVC dealer.
[21] To record video, SDHC/SDXC card with Class 4 or higher performance is required. For UHR mode, please use Class 6 or higher. Digital stills can be recorded on SD, SDHC or SDXC cards. SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB), SDHC memory cards (4GB to 32GB) and SDXC memory cards (48GB to 64GB) have been tested for the following brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk. Compatible with UHS SD cards, but UHS Speed Class is not supported. Note that using other media may result in recording failure or data loss. For compatibility of memory cards, please consult an authorized JVC dealer
[22] 18x when Advanced Image Stabilizer set to ON
[23] Footage recorded in the THR, TSR, and UXP mode cannot be stored to disc using the CU-VD50/VD3. Use the supplied MediaBrowser software installed on your PC to store footage onto Blu-ray disc or hard disk drive.
[24] Night & Portrait mode for still shooting only.
[25] Use of Eye-Fi card may be illegal and prohibited in countries and regions where it has not been approved by competent authorities. Please contact Eye-Fi support for the details of approved countries and regions.
[26] To record video, SD/SDHC/SDXC card with Class 4 or higher performance is required. SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB), SDHC memory cards (4GB to 32GB) and SDXC memory cards (48GB to 64GB) have been tested for the following brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk. Note that using other media may result in recording failure or data loss. For compatibility of memory cards, please consult an authorised JVC dealer.
[27] To record video, SDHC/SDXC card with Class 4 or higher performance is required. For UXP mode, Class 6 or higher is recommended. For THR mode, Class 6 or higher is required. (Class 10 is recommended). SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB), SDHC memory cards (4GB to 32GB) and SDXC memory cards (48GB to 64GB) have been tested for the following brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk. Note that using other media may result in recording failure or data loss. For compatibility of memory cards, please consult an authorised JVC dealer.
[28] To record video, SDHC/SDXC card with Class 4 or higher performance is required. For UHR mode, please use Class 6 or higher. Digital stills can be recorded on SD, SDHC or SDXC cards. SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB), SDHC memory cards (4GB to 32GB) and SDXC memory cards (48GB to 64GB) have been tested for the following brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk. Compatible with UHS SD cards, but UHS Speed Class is not supported. Note that using other media may result in recording failure or data loss. For compatibility of memory cards, please consult an authorised JVC dealer
[29] 18x when Advanced Image Stabiliser set to ON
[30] To record video, SD/SDHC/SDXC card with Class 4 or higher performance is required. SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB), SDHC memory cards (4GB to 32GB) and SDXC memory cards (48GB to 64GB) have been tested for the following brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk. Note that using other media may result in recording failure or data loss. For compatibility of memory cards, please consult an authorized JVC dealer.
[31] Footage recorded in the UXP mode cannot be stored to disc using the CU-VD50/VD3. Use the supplied MediaBrowser software installed on your PC to store footage onto Blu-ray disc or hard disk drive.
[32] When using two 64GB SDXC cards (not provided)
[33] 13x when Enhanced Advanced Image Stabiliser set to ON
[34] 13x when Enhanced Advanced Image Stabilizer set to ON
[35] To record video, SD/SDHC card with Class 4 or higher performance is required. SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB) and SDHC memory cards (4GB to 32GB) have been tested for the following brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk, ATP. Note that using other media may result in recording failure or data loss. For compatibility of memory cards, please consult an authorised JVC dealer.
[36] When using two 32GB SDHC cards (not provided)
[37] without battery / with included battery
[38] When using a 32GB SDHC card (not provided)
[39] When using a 32GB SDHC card (not provided) and internal flash memory
[40] 15x when Advanced Image Stabiliser set to ON
[41] 15x when Advanced Image Stabilizer set to ON
[42] The value of 35mm film equivalent is for Still mode.
[43] To record video, SDHC card with Class 4 or higher performance is required. For UXP mode, please use Class 6 or higher. Digital stills can be recorded on both SD and SDHC cards. SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB) and SDHC memory cards (4GB to 32GB) have been tested for the following brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk, ATP. Note that using other media may result in recording failure or data loss. For compatibility of memory cards, please consult an authorised JVC dealer.
[44] All modes are for still shooting only.
[45] To record video, an SDHC card with Class 4 or higher performance is required. Digital stills can be recorded on both SD and SDHC cards. SD memory cards (256MB to 2GB) and SDHC memory cards (4GB to 16GB) have been tested for the following brands: Panasonic, Toshiba, SanDisk, ATP. Note that using other media may result in recording failure or data loss. For compatibility of memory cards, please consult an authorised JVC dealer.
[46] When using a 32GB SDHC card (not provided) and internal 32GB memory
[47] When using a 32GB SDHC card (not provided) and internal 16GB memory
Accessory

GZ-MG730

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GZ-MG730

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