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The Canon XF405-E Camcorder is a compact, ergonomic camera featuring UHD 4K capture, a 1″ CMOS sensor, and two XLR audio inputs. This PAL model is designed to work with European broadcast standards and is the ideal video camera for live streaming, and records at 50p and 25p fps. Continuous HFR (high frame rate) recording is available at 100p fps.

The XF405-E’s optics include an integrated 15x HD optical zoom with up to 30x Advanced Zoom, a nine-bladed iris for more natural highlights, and five-axis optical image stabilization. Pro-style features include Dual-Pixel Autofocus (DPAF), three internal ND filter options, and dual DIGIC DV 6 image processors with high sensitivity and low noise, supporting Wide DR Gamma.

The camera records Full HD 1080p and UHD 4K up to 50 fps—captured to dual SD card slots—and outputs via HDMI 2.0 and 3G-SDI ports. On the audio side, the XF405-E features four channels of audio with manual/automatic recording levels and two XLR inputs. Built-in Wi-Fi allows you to both controls the camera’s functions via browser and to transfer proxy files. Camera control is also available using the included WL-D89 remote. XF-AVC UHD 4K 50p Long GOP recording is scheduled to be available through a firmware update in 2018. Go Live recommend the Xf405 as a good streaming camera as it produces a high-quality image, easy to use and is great in low light. If you are looking to hire a video camera for live streaming, give go live a call for a free quote.

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Canon XF405 PAL Specs

Image Sensor
CMOS Sensor1.0" type
Total Pixels13.4 MP
Effective Pixels8.29 MP
Illumination Range0.1 to 100,000 lux
Minimum IlluminationApproximate: Program Mode: 1.4 lux (1/25 sec shutter speed, 50p Auto Slow Shutter on) Low Light Mode: 0.1 lux (1/2 sec shutter speed)
Zoom RatioOptical: 15 x Advanced Digital: 30x (Full HD)
Focal Length25.5–382.5mm
Minimum Focus DistanceWide Angle: 0.4" / 10 mm Across Zoom Range: 23.6"/ 60 cm
Aperture Rangef/2.8–11 (A/V Priority and Manual modes)
Filter Diameter58 mm
Elements/Groups18 / 14
Number of Aperture Blades9
Digital ZoomDigital Zoom: 300x Digital Teleconverter: 2x
Video RecordingCompression: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 Color Sampling: 4:2:2 or 4:2:0 (mode-dependent) File Format: MP4
TypeDual DIGIC DV6
Dynamic RangeWDR Mode: 12 stops (800%)
SamplingYCC 4:2:0
Bit Depth8-bit
Supported Storage MediaSD/SDHC/SDXC card, Class 3 or higher recommended
Maximum Recording TimeOn 64 GB Card: 150 Mb/s: 55 min 35 Mb/s: 240 min
Recording ResolutionMP4: 3840 x 2160p: 50/25 (150 Mb/s) 1080p: 50/25 (35/17 Mb/s) 720p: 50/25 (8/4 Mb/s)
Recording Frame Rates50p, 25p
Slow/Fast Motion3840 x 2160: 50p: x2, x4, x10, x20, x60, x120, x600, x1200 25p: x0.51920 x 1080: 50p: x0.5, x2, x4, x10, x20, x60, x120, x600, x1200 25p: x0.25, x0.51280 x 720: 50p (8 Mb/s): x2, x4, x10, x20, x60, x120, x600, x1200 25p (4 Mb/s): x0.5
Pre Recording3 seconds
Still Image Capture3840 x 2160 1920 x 1080 1280 x 720 (dependent on video resolution)
Audio RecordingMPEG-4 AAC-LC, 16-bit, 2-channel LPCM, 16-bit, 48 kHz, 4-channel
ControlManual or Auto
Reference Tone1 kHz: -12 dB / -18 dB / -20 dB / Off
Audio Level MeterMicrophone
TypeCapacitive touchscreen LCD
Size3.5" / 8.9 cm (1.56 million dots, approx.)
Focus AssistYes, in MF mode
PeakingSelectable (red / blue / yellow)
Zebra70, 100%
MarkersHorizontal (gray, white) Grid (gray, white)
Live View ResolutionCamera Setting Mode: 680 x 383 Simplified Setting Mode: 284 x 160
Size0.24" / 0.6 cm TFT LCD EVF (1.56 million dots, approx.)
Viewing Angle100%
Correction Lens+2.0 to -5 diopter
Audio In2 x 3-pin XLR, balanced (on handle unit) 1 x 3.5 mm stereo jack (on camera body)
Headphones Output1 x 3.5 mm
OtherVideo Monitor Output: No HDMI: Yes USB Mini-B, high-speed supported Timecode Output: Via HDMI only Genlock: No AV Terminal: No
Video Output1 x BNC, HD/SD-SDI
LAN1 x RJ45, 1000BASET (Gigabit) Ethernet
Power SupplyDC Input: 8.4 VDC
Remote Control1 x 2.5 mm mini jack
Media Card Slots2 x SD
Wireless LAN Standard802.11 b/g/n/a, (2.4/5 GHz)
Wi-FiBrowser Remote (Camera mode) FTP file transfer (Media mode)
Browser SupportInternet Explorer 8 or later Safari (iOS 9 or 10), Safari (Mac OS) Android standard browser 4.4 - 6.0
Exposure & White Balance
Exposure MeteringCenter-Weighted Average Metering: Auto, P, A/V, TV, Portrait, Sports, Low Light, IR modesSegment-Evaluative Metering: Snow, Beach, Sunset, Spotlight, Night modesNo Metering: Fireworks, Fixed Exposure (1/50 sec.), M (manual exposure)
Exposure CompensationHighlight AE, Exposure lock, Auto backlight compensation Exposure compensation amount shown as ±3 when locked, or ±2 in Auto (±8 increments)
Auto Exposure ControlP, TV, AV Scene (Portrait, Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Night, Low Light, Spotlight, Fireworks)
Automatic Gain ControlAuto Gain Control Limit (in 1 dB increments): In Manual Exposure (P, A/V, and TV modes): 0-29 dB Not Wide DR Mode, Not S & F x 1/4: 0-29 dB Not Wide DR Mode, S & F x 1/4: 9-29 dB Wide DR Mode, Not S & F x 1/4: 9-29 dB Wide DR Mode, S & F x 1/4: 18-29 dBGain Setting (in 1 dB increments): M (Manual) shooting Not Wide DR: 0-39 dB Wide DR: 9-39 dB
White BalanceSettings: Auto, ManualPresets: Daylight: 5600K Tungsten: 3200K Default Value for Set 1, Set 2: 5600K Color Temperature (Kelvin) Setting Range: 2000 to 15,000K
Time Code
SettingsCount-Up System: Rec run / Free run Start Value Setting: 23:59:59:24 Drop Frame: DF / NDF User BIT Type: Setting (00 00 00 00 - FF FF FF FF) / Time / Date
Control ModesManual, TV, Auto, P Mode
Shutter Speed1/2 to 1/2000 sec
Slow Shutter50p: Auto slow Shutter On: 1/25 to 1/500 sec Auto Slow Shutter Off: 1/50 to 1/500 sec25p: Auto Slow Shutter On: 1/12.5* to 1/500 sec (*display is 1/12) Auto Slow Shutter Off: 1/25 to 1/500 sec
Clear ScanNo
Power Consumption8.4 W (MP4, 3840 x 2160, 50p, panel in use)
External Battery PackCanon battery pack BP-828 (supplied) Canon battery pack BP-820 (optional)
Continuous Recording TimeBP-828: 125 mins (MP4, 3840 x 2160, 50p, panel in use)
Physical and Environmental
Operating Temperature23 to 113°F / -5 to 45°C
Dimensions5.9 x 8.5 x 10.5" / 14.9 x 21.6 x 26.7 cm
Weight2.5 lb / 1.2 kg (camera only) 3.7 lb / 1.7 kg (with lens hood, mic holder unit, handle unit, BP-828 battery, and memory card)
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