The CANON XF605 4K UHD is a professional ENG camera perfect for 4K recording. It offers a new level of performance and control for professionals working alone as it has professional connectivity via Wi-Fi and Ethernet, plus the Content Transfer Mobile app allows you to edit metadata that complies with the NewsML-G2 standard to transfer content to your smartphone or upload directly to FTP servers.
It is an ideal camera for recording or broadcasting on location for professionals going from one coverage to another as it has a grip and shoulder pad which reduces effort and fatigue.
This camcorder supports high quality 4K UHD recording and broadcasting, allows internal recording in two HDR formats (HLG or PQ) and offers extensive HDR support functions to help the operator control the exposure for HDR recording. Likewise, for productions where there is time for post-production, Canon Log3/BT.2020 support offers greater flexibility in a post production workflow.
This professional ENG camcorder from Canon allows you to capture 10-bit 4:2:2 (HLG/PQ) UHD files in internal XF-AVC format on SD cards and you can also output a UHD signal via a single 12G-SDI interface or Ethernet connection.
This camcorder has a lens with a 15x optical zoom lens from Canon and allows you to easily capture content and record to SD, SDHC and SDXC cards (with 2 slots) with U3 class cards recommended for 160/110 Mbps recordings. With these two slots, simultaneous backup and uninterrupted recording is possible. This allows double the security to avoid losing the recordings in the event of an unforeseen event. The recording format is MXF and will be recorded using a FAT32/exFAT file system.
The Canon XF605 is a camcorder that records incredible images in 4K UHD and Full-HD high quality thanks to the CMOS sensor type 1.0 and Dual DIGIC DV7 image processor. The Canon XF605 is equipped with Canon's state-of-the-art Dual Pixel CMOS AF focusing system, which ensures accurate and reliable autofocus and manual focus, allowing operators to open/close the aperture, track on the move or perform fast refocusing with ease.
The Canon XF605 records in XF-AVC format in 4K at 60P/50P/30P/25P/24P with color sampling: YCC 4:2:2:2 10-bit and Full-HD 60P/60i/50P/50i/30P/25P/24P also in 4:2:2:2 10-bit. If a smaller file format is required, you can record in MP4 (HEVC) in 4K at 60P/50P/30P/25P/24P and 4:2:2:2 10-bit or 4K 4:2:0 at 10-bit.
Output options include HDMI, USB (1x type A powered) and 1x type C with PTP and UVC support, 12G-SDI output with BNC connector and Ethernet connector (RJ45).
The camera has a Canon L-Series lens with a compact 15x wide-angle zoom and 3 rings including a 5-axis IS created to capture incredible 4K UHD images and also covering from wide-angle 25.5mm to 382.5mm (35mm equivalent). Minimum focusing distance is 10mm at the wide-angle end, 60cm at all focal lengths. There are also motor-driven ND filters: 1/4, ND 1/16 and ND 1/64 that will be helpful for outdoor shooting.
This Canon XF605 camera uses a 3.5-inch capacitive touchscreen LCD where you can select the AF point, face AF subject selection and with manual focus the focus assist reference point selection. Also, this LCD screen has a Zebra reference level of 70% or 100% and the peaking can also be displayed correctly.
On the audio side, the Canon XF605 has 3-pin XLR connectors with 48V phantom power, line and microphone options with removable handle. It also has a 3.5mm microphone input connector (2.4 VDC power supply voltage) and a built-in microphone.
In terms of usability, it has 11 customizable buttons with more than 100 functions that can be assigned through the menu. In the upper part it has a shoe for accessories in which you could place a torch (not included) or other accessory that the operator requires, in addition you can also place an external microphone. Of course, it has all the compatibility of the brand's own accessories (not included).
Regarding the shutter speed, it has a maximum speed of 1/2000s. The lens has a maximum aperture of f/2.8 and its shutter has 9 blades and if you want to add a filter to the lens it will have to be 58mm in diameter.