With an ultra-compact body housing a 1.0-inch type sensor and 15x zoom lens, the XF605 is Canon’s interpretation of what a small form factor camcorder powerhouse can be.
Augmented with the new network, software and hardware features, the XF605 aims to be the go-to for on the go crews covering news, events and documentary genres.
Featuring 2 sided aspherical lenses and Super-UD lenses, the XF605 has a 15X zoom L series lens that has a 25.5mm - 382.5mm equivalent focal length. The lens have a bright aperture from f/2.8 at the widest focal length to f/4.5 at the longest focal length.
Alongside the strong optical performance, the lens is also packed with features such as 3 rings operation (Zoom, Focus, Iris) as well as Optical Image Stabilization to enhance handheld shooting capabilities.
The XF605 is based on the 1.0-inch type sensor format that balances sensor performance, lens size and specifications. Paired with Canon’s DIGIC DV7, it is capable of recording 4K footage at 4:2:2 color space with a high bit rate, ensuring broadcast quality images that meets most specifications. Infra-red shooting is also available.
Carrying on the proud traditions of the Canon XF camcorder series, the XF605 is packed with all the modern features of a professional camcorder. These include 2 full sized XLR ports for professional audio, 12G-SDI output for 4K video output, Timecode, Genlock and Remote B (8 pin RS422) connectors to ensure the camcorder integrates perfectly into existing broadcast infrastructure.
Blending traditional button controls with modern Touchscreen UI systems, operators now have ultimate freedom over the way they operate the camcorder.