Changing the recording mode with the VIXIA HF S30

Article ID: ART110134 | Date published: 05/11/2015 | Date last updated: 08/17/2015


Changing the recording mode with the VIXIA HF S30


Recording modes

The camcorder offers 5 recording modes. Changing the recording mode will change the recording time available on the memory. Select MXP or FXP mode for better movie quality; select LP mode for longer recording times. The following table gives approximate recording times.

*Movies recorded in MXP mode cannot be saved on AVCHD discs. Use an external Blu-ray Disc recorder to copy MXP movies onto Blu-ray discs.

Changing the recording modes

1. Set the mode switch to <M>.

2. Turn on the camcorder.

3. Touch [ ].

4. Touch [Menu].

5. Touch [ ].

6. Drag your finger up and down bring [Recording mode] into the orange selection bar, and touch inside the frame on the right.

7. Touch to select the recording mode.

8. Touch [ ].


The camcorder retains the last setting used even if you set the camcorder to <> mode.



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