Canon XA45 4K Camcorder PAL

by Canon
Canon XA45 4K Camcorder PAL
8.29MP, 1/2.3" CMOS Sensor
UHD 4K25 Video Recording
Mini-HDMI and 3G-SDI Outputs
Integrated 20x Optical Zoom Lens
Dual XLR and Mic/Line Audio Input
Dual SD Relay and Simultaneous Recording
DIG!C DV 6 Processor



Sensor : 1/2.3-type CMOS
Filter : RGB Primary Colour Filter
Total Pixels : Approx. 21.14MP
Effective Pixels : Approx. 8.29 MP (3840 x 2160)
Subject illumination range : Approx. 0.3 lx to 100,000 lx

Minimum illumination (PAL)
P Mode: Approx. 4.2 lx (shutter speed 1/25 sec with auto slow shutter On)
Low Light Mode: Approx. 0.3 lx (shutter speed 1/2 sec.)


Zoom ratio : 20x optical
Focal length (35mm equivalent) : Approx. 29.3 - 601mm
Minimum focusing distance : 10 mm at wide end, 60 cm across entire zooming range
Aperture : f/1.8 - 2.8
Aperture blades : 8 blades
Filter diameter : 58mm

Image stabilization system :
Optical system (lens shift) + electronic stabilization
Dynamic, Standard, Powered, Off

ND filter : Built-in gradation filter (Auto or Off)

Zoom control :
Zoom rockers on body and handle;
Selectable manual zoom/focus ring on lens;
Selectable High Speed and Soft Zoom modes available.

Focus control
MANUAL: Lens ring and touchscreen point selection (Magnify and Peaking assist functions), Focus Preset.
AUTOFOCUS: Touchscreen AF point selection, Face Detection and Tracking, Touch and Track, Face Only AF.
(Instant AF, Medium AF, Normal AF)

Focus System : Hybrid AF, Normal AF

Iris control : Touchscreen, Auto

Digital zoom/Teleconverter : 400x Digital Zoom, 2x Digital Teleconverter


Type : DIGIC DV 6
Colour Sampling : YCC 4:2:0
Bit depth : 8-bit


Video storage media : SD/SDHC/SDXC card (2 card slots)

Type : Class U3 cards recommended

Internal recording format (PAL)
MP4: 3840 x 2160 (150Mbps) / 1920 x 1080 (35/17 Mbps)

External recording output (PAL)
HDMI output (Camera mode):
UHD recording mode: 1920 x 1080 25.00P YCC4:2:2 8-bit
Full HD recording mode: 1920 x 1080 50.00P/25.00P; 1280 x720 50.00P YCC4:2:2 10-bit

External monitoring : HDMI (50.00i)

Recording frame rate (PAL) : 25.00P (UHD), 50.00P/25.00P (Full HD)

Slow/Fast motion (PAL)
3840 x 2160 / 25.00P: x2, x4, x10, x20, x60, x120, x600, x1200
1920 x 1080 / 50.00P: x2, x4, x10, x20, x60, x120, x600, x1200
1920 x 1080 / 25.00P: x0.5

Still photos : JPEG up to 3840x2160


Recording : MPEG-2 AAC-LC (16-bit 2ch) / LPCM (16-bit 4ch)

Audio control :
Independent 2ch Line/Mic/Mic+48V input;
Independent level control per channel (-∞ to +18 dB);
Independent audio limiters (2 ch);
Input mic trimming

Reference Tone : 1KHz, -12dB / -18dB / -20dB / Off
Microphone attenuation : Auto/On/Off (20dB)
Microphone level meter : Yes


Type : Capacitive LCD touch panel
Size : 3.0-inch (7.5 cm, approx. 460,000 dots)
Wave Form Monitor : No
Focus Assist : Peaking / Magnify

Selectable Peaking Colour: Red / Blue / Yellow

Zebra : 70% or 100% reference level

Markers : Grid (white/grey) and Level (white/grey)


Size : 0.24-inch, approx. 1.56 million dots
Correction angle : +2.0 to -5 dioptre


Audio Input :
XLR 3-pin jack (x2) with 48V phantom power, Line and Mic options on detachable handle, 3.5mm microphone input jack (Supply Voltage 2.4V DC), Built-in Mic

Headphone output : 3.5mm stereo mini jack
HDMI Output : HDMITM mini connector
USB : Mini-B, Hi-Speed USB, PTP class supported
SDI output : SG-SDI
Time code : Superimposed on HDMI output signal (Camera Mode only)
Genlock : No
LAN : No
AV terminal : No
DC input : 3.4mm jack
Remote Control Terminal : 2.5mm mini jack


Battery : Canon Battery Pack BP-820 (supplied), BP-828 (optional)

Power Consumption (recording)
UHD/150Mbps: Approx. 4.1W (25.00P)

Continuous Recording Time (approx.)
UHD/150Mbps/25.00p: 175 mins (BP-820) / 270 Mins (BP-828)
FHD/35Mbps/50.00p: 175 mins (BP-820) / 270 Mins (BP-828)

Dimensions : Approx. 109 x 84 x 182 mm (main body only)
Weight (camera only) : Approx. 730g

Operating Temperature range :
-5 to +45oC, 60% relative humidity
0oC to +40oC, 85% relative humidity

In the Box

Lens hood with barrier
Mic holder unit
Handle Unit HDU-1
Battery Pack BP-820
Compact Power Adapter CA-570
AC Cable
Ferrite core
Lens Cap


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