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Canon XF605 UHD 4K HDR Pro Camcorder

Canon XF605 UHD 4K HDR Pro Camcorder


The Canon XF605 Professional 4K Camcorder is a powerful new 4K camcorder that's designed for ENG applications as well as variety of live and offline productions, that includes sports, documentaries, events, streaming and more.

Built-in to the advanced XF605 Camcorder from Canon is an enhanced 1.0 inch-type CMOS Image Sensor that's combined with a DIGIC DV7 Image Processor to ensure that the camera is capable of recording beautiful 4K UHD video wherever you are @ 60 fps with 4:2:2/10-bit recording, HDR video recording, as well as High Frame Rate recording of up to 120 fps in Full HD. The Canon XF605 Camcorder sports a number of advanced features that includes a L-Series lens that's capable of delivering a 15x Optical Zoom and 30x Advanced Zoom in FHD, enhanced Dual Pixel CMOS AF with Eye AF & EOS iTR AF X (Intelligent Head Tracking), a Dual SD memory card slot that supports simultaneous recording, multiple formats & proxies, and it offers videographers a professional connectivity with 12G-SDI, HDMI, XLR, Wi-Fi, Ethernet, USB-C, and more.

  • 1" CMOS Sensor, 4:2:2 10-Bit
  • H.265/H.264 MP4 Format, XF-AVC
  • UHD 4K up to 60 fps, 1080p to 120 fps
  • iOS App | 15x Optical/30x Digital Zoom
  • Dual-Pixel CMOS Autofocus Feature
  • HDR Recording, Canon Log 3, Wide DR
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Available to Order. Usually Ships in 2 to 3 Working Days
SKU 5076C003AA
Brand Canon

Key Features:

  • Built-in UHD 4K CMOS Sensor that's designed to allow videographers to capture rates of up to 60 fps in 10-bit 4:2:2, a high-speed capture rate at 120 fps in Full HD, and it has a high sensitivity of up to 2000 lux at f/12 which is ideal for dimly lit locations.

  • A powerful DIGIC DV 7 Image Processor has been built-in to the advanced XF605 UHD 4K Pro Camcorder to ensure that it can produce stunning 4K video quality as well as 10-bit 4:2:2 video and selectable colour matrix settings. It also ensures that it provides you with a variety of video features, and adjustments that you can make such as recording Canon Log 3/HLG and it supports PQ colour spaces, and it allows you to take advantage of the dual SD memory card slots for dual recording, relay recording, and multiple simultaneous recording options that can be recorded either in MP4 or XFAVC format.

  • The Canon XF605 Camcorder offers a 15x zoom Canon L-Series lens. With the 15x optical/30x digital zoom lens, you'll be able to get much closer in on your subject, regardless of being in the field or the studio, and the lens also features a 9-blade iris to ensure that it produces pleasing natural bokeh.

  • The XF605 from Canon is the first of the ENG-friendly family to offer two autofocus features to the that's familiar ti the Canon EOS series users to ensure that it keeps your video quality sharp during dynamic shots. The features include Eye AF that zeroes in on your subject's eye for crisp eye focus and EOS ITR X (head detection).

  • Frame and Interval Recording modes allows users to create captivating time-lapse effects, and it allows you to capture a set number of frames with each press on the trigger. It also lets you choose the number of frames recorded and the interval length.

  • The construction of the XF605 Camcorder features a large 3.45" Articulating Touchscreen LCD that allows you to gain full access over settings, as well as including the start/stop control.

  • The XFT iPhone App is Canon's latest app that allows users to easily exchange proxy footage, metadata, and audio via your phone connection and a with the newsroom server, you'll be able to integrate content into assignment planning software.

  • Built-in is a new multi-functional shoe where you can access up to four inputs on the XLR audio unit, which is ideal for recording in ambient sound, including one to three speakers.

In the box
  • Canon XF605 Professional 4K Camcorder
  • Finder Cap Packing
  • Mic Holder Unit
  • Hood Unit
  • Screw Binding Head, M4X20, BZ23
  • Eyecup Adapter
  • AC Cable
  • BP-A30 Battery Pack
  • CG-A20 Battery Charger
  • CA-CP200 L Compact Power Adapter
Sensor 1.0 Inch-type CMOS
Filter RGB Primary ColourFilter
Total pixels Approx. 13.4 MP
Effective pixels Approx. 8.29 MP (3840 x2160)
Image Processor DIGIC DV7
Gain Boost Function Yes, increases gain to 36dB,activated via user assigned button
Sensitivity (PAL) f/13, 50.00P, 2000 lux, reflectance89.9%
Minimum illumination (PAL) 50.00P/50.00i Approx. 2.5 lux (1/50 second shutter speed)
25.00P Approx. 1.3 lux (1/25 second shutter speed)
Zoom ratio 15x optical, (30x Advanced Zoom Full HD)
Focal length (35mm equivalent) Approx. 25.5 to 382.5 mm Standard IS/IS Off
Minimum focus distance 10 mm at wide end, 60 cm across entire zooming range
Max. Aperture f/2.8
Aperture blades 9 blades
Filter diameter 58mm
Image stabilization system Optical system (lens shift) + electronic stabilization
Dynamic, Standard, Powered, Off
ND filter 3 densities: turret switched, motor-driven.
ND 1/4, ND 1/16, and ND 1/64.
Zoom control Zoom rockers on body and handle;
Selectable manual zoom/focus ring on lens;
Wireless controller; Selectable High-Speed mode available.
Zoom speed Variable or Constant speed Fast/Normal/Slow, 16 speed level settings
Focus control MANUAL: Lens ring and touchscreen point selection (Focus Guide and Peaking assist functions), Focus Preset.
AUTOFOCUS: Touchscreen AF point selection, Face Detection and Tracking, Face Only AF.
(Continuous AF, AF-Boosted MF, AF Speed, AF Response, AF Frame size)
Focus System Dual Pixel CMOS AF, Contrast AF, Eye AF, EOS iTR AF X
Iris control Touchscreen, Auto, Lens ring
Digital zoom/Teleconverter 300x Digital Zoom, Digital Teleconverter (x1.5/x3/x6. Not available when optical teleconverter used)
Image Processor  
Colour Sampling XF-AVC: 4:2:2,
MP4: 4:2:2 or 4:2:0 H.265/4:2:0 H.264.
XF-AVC/MP4 Proxy files: 4:2:0
Bit depth XF-AVC/MP4 H.265: 10-bit.
MP4 H.264: 8-bit
XF-AVC/MP4 Proxy files: 8-bit
Video storage media SD/SDHC/SDXC card (2 card slots)
Type Class U3 V90 cards recommended
Recording time (128GB Card, approx.) XF-AVC: 410Mbps. 39 mins. 310Mbps, 51 mins. 260Mbps, 100 mins.
MP4/H.265: 225 Mbps, 71 mins. 170Mbps,94 mins. 135 Mbps,118 mins
MP4/H.264: 150 Mbps, 107 mins. 35 Mbps, 458 mins. 8Mbps, 2006 mins
Recording file system FAT32/exFAT
Internal recording format (PAL) XF-AVC (MXF) UHD: ALL-I/Long GOP. Full HD/Proxy Files: Long GOP
MP4: H.265 UHD, Full HD
Variable Frame Rates to 120 fps
Gamma Curve Canon Log 3, HDR-HLG
Audio Recording 2-Channel 16-Bit 48 kHz AAC Audio
4-Channel 24-Bit 48 kHz LPCM Audio
Still Image Support JPEG
2 MP (1920 x 1080)
IP Streaming MPEG2: 1920 x 1080 to 3840 x 2160 at 25p, 29.97p, 50p, 59.94p (4.0 to 16.00 Mb/s)
MPEG2: 1920 x 1080 to 1920 x 1080 at 50i, 59.94i (4.0 to 9.0 Mb/s)
Media/Memory Card Slot Slot 1: SD/SDHC/SDXC
Video Connectors 1 x HDMI (HDMI 2.0) Output
1 x BNC (12G-SDI) Output
Audio Connectors 2 x 3-Pin XLR Input
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Stereo Input
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Stereo Headphone Output
Built-In Microphone Type Stereo
Other I/O 1 x USB Type-A Output
1 x USB Type-C
1 x BNC Genlock, Sync Input/Output
1 x BNC Timecode Input/Output
1 x 2.5 mm Control
1 x 8-Pin D-Sub Control
1 x RJ45 LAN Input/Output
Wireless Interfaces 2.4 / 5 GHz MIMO Wi-Fi Video Output, Audio Output, Control
Size 3.45"
Resolution 2,760,000 Dot
Display Type Articulating Touchscreen LCD
EVF Attached
EVF Display Type OLED
Screen Size .36"
EVF Resolution 1,770,000 Dots
Battery Type Canon BP-A Series
Power Connectors 1 x Barrel (24 VDC) Input
Power Consumption 21.5 W
Operating Temperature 0 to 40°C
Operating Humidity 0 to 85%
Accessory Mount 1 x Cold Shoe Mount
1 x Multi-Interface Shoe
Tripod Mounting Thread 1/4"-20 Female
3/8"-16 Female
Built-In Light Yes (Infrared)
Dimensions 385 x 219 x 210 mm (With Protrusions)
333 x 173 x 168 mm (Without Protrusions)
Weight 2010 g

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