Sanyo Xacti VPC-CG20: Review

The Sanyo Xacti VPC-CG20 is a compact digital camera with vertical grip and by the particularly small. Available in trendy colors, this camera is equipped with a 10 megapixel CMOS sensor, a color LCD display rotating 2.7-inch with a resolution of 230,000 pixels, 5x optical zoom, built-in flash, an internal memory of 30 MB expandable with memory cards such as SD, SDHC and SDXC memory cards, the ability to record Full HD video footage, and with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels, a macro function, up to 1 cm and the HDMI output.

Sanyo Xacti VPC-CG20: Design

The SANYO Xacti VPC-CG20 is a compact digital camera equipped with a comfortable vertical grip, which allows you to shoot even at particular angles, as well as to ensure an easy grip. It has a 2.7-inch LCD display rotates up to 285 degrees. The dimensions are 85.7 mm wide, 110.3 mm in height and 37.4 mm in depth. The weight is about 157 grams without battery.

Sanyo Xacti VPC-CG20: Features and Functionality

The SANYO Xacti VPC-CG20 is a digital camcorder compact submitted by the producer during march this year. It is one of those pocket camcorders, the size and light weight, easy to use and ideal to take with him, not to mention the high quality of video.

Sanyo Xacti VPC-CG20
Sanyo Xacti VPC-CG20

For the creation of this new camera, the manufacturer Sanyo has created a high-speed processor who provides exceptional quality but also reduced energy consumption. Speaking about the quality, the first thing to highlight is the ability to record video in Full HD, so with a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels.

The SANYO Xacti VPC-CG20 is also a Dual Camera, so you’re not only make great video clips but also to take great quality photos with a maximum resolution of 10 megapixels. It proves, therefore, the ideal tool for capturing sporting events, such as football matches, as it has a practical function of high-speed shooting that allows you to shoot up to 10 photos in sequence, allowing you to capture even faster movements.

Among other things, has a practical 5x optical zoom that allows you to capture people and landscapes, in the distance, while the super-macro function allows framing of subjects to one inch apart. Very useful electronic image stabilizer that compensates for movements with the hand and the camera, ensuring consistently sharp photos.

Other features offered by SANYO Xacti VPC-CG20 include the automatic recognition of faces, which recognizes faces in and automatically adjusts the settings, and various scene modes, covering a wide range of situations and ensure perfect in every video lighting condition.

As for other specifications, the camera is equipped with a CMOS image sensor 1/2, 33 inches and a lens that has a focal length of 6.8 to 34 mm, 35 mm format equivalent to 38-190 mm. As for saving videos and photos, has an internal memory of 30 MB and a slot for memory cards such as SD, SDHC and SDXC memory cards.

The SANYO Xacti VPC-CG20 is provided, in addition, an HDMI port, thanks to which you can connect it to a TV and play back HD video and photos without losing quality. The package purchase, finally, includes the AV cable with adapter, the handle, the Lithium battery and the charger.


The SANYO Xacti VPC-CG20 is a compact camcorder that is characterized by its vertical grip and the display can be rotated, allowing even shooting from awkward angles. Still to emphasize recording of full HD movies and HDMI output. Too bad for the image stabilizer, only electronic.

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Easy of Use
Value of Money

PROS : Full hd, Macro, Flash, HDMI Output, Sensor resolution; Vertical grip.

CONS : Electronic stabilization; Zoom not very high; Memory.

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