The XA45’s optics include an integrated 20x HD optical zoom and an eight-bladed circular iris for more natural highlights. The camera’s pro-style features include Hybrid, Normal, Face Only, Manual Focus, Instant, and Canon’s Medium autofocus; fast- and slow-motion recording, full manual control, optical and electronic image stabilization, a 3″ touchscreen LCD, user-assignable buttons, infrared mode, and a DIG!C DV 6 image processor with high sensitivity and low noise. The XA45 also has display monitoring features such as zebra, colour bars, and test tone. Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K – Camcorder has some special features.
The camera records UHD 4K30 and Full HD 1080p60 captured to dual SD card slots and outputs to mini-HDMI and 3G-SDI ports. The dual SD card slots allow for automatic switching from one card to another, as well as simultaneous recording to both. The camera can output up to 1920 x 1080p 10-bit 4:2:2 video at 59.94 fps via its mini-HDMI and 3G-SDI outputs.
On the audio side, the XA45 features up to four channels of LPCM audio with manual/automatic recording levels, two XLR inputs with phantom power, and a 3.5mm stereo mini input. It features a built-in stereo microphone as well as a headphone jack.
8.29MP, 1/2.3″ CMOS sensor
Integrated 20x optical zoom lens
Optical and electronic image stabilization
UHD 4K30 fps, HD 59.97 fps recording
Dual XLR, 3.5mm mic/line audio inputs
DIG!C DV 6 processor
Two SD memory card slots
Mini-HDMI and 3G-SDI outputs
1/4″-20 tripod mounting thread
Compact & efficient – 4K camcorder with UHD resolution & high magnification
The XA45/XA40 features a 1/2.3 – type CMOS Sensor along with DIGIC DV6 image processor. With Over Sampling HD processing this results in improved Full HD image quality. The XA45/XA40 features a lens with a 20x optical zoom with 29.3mm wide-angle.
Ultra-compact professional 4K UHD camcorder
The combination of a 4K 1/2.3″ type CMOS sensor and DIGIC DV6 image processor delivers high quality 4K UHD images, and superior Full HD images thanks to Over Sampling HD processing. Recording options include XF-AVC 160Mbps / MP4 150Mbps at UHD 25P, XF-AVC 45Mbps at FHD 25P/50i/50P and MP4 17-35Mbps at FHD 25P/50P.
4K 20x optical zoom lens with wide-angle
Capture the images you need with 20x Optical zoom with wide-angle starting from 29.3mm. Consistency of imaging is ensured by a powerful 5-axis image stabilisation, whilst 3D realtime lens group structure support wide-angle zoom operation.
Infrared recording capability
The XA45/XA40 includes an Infrared Mode, allowing users to capture video in conditions with little to no ambient light. There is the option of recording in white or green mode.
Slow & Fast Motion recording
Work the way your project demands with continuous recording available in Slow and Fast motion modes in both UHD and Full HD, with a maximum speed of 1200x.
Lightweight & compact with professional features
The XA45/XA40 weighs less than 1.2kg with a 3.0-inch LCD touch screen provides intuitive control. The highly portable camcorder also supports linear PCM 4-channel audio, with built-in stereo mic and two XLR terminals. Other features include 3G-SDI (XA45 only) Additionally, two SD memory card slots are provided for simultaneous or relay recording.