The Canon XF405/XF400 is the perfect solution for professionals seeking a compact camcorder that delivers exceptional 4K UHD video quality. Its blend of advanced features, including Dual Pixel CMOS AF, a powerful 15x zoom lens, and extensive connectivity options, positions it as a reliable choice for those who demand high-performance gear in a compact design.
Catering to the needs of news-gatherers, corporate broadcaster, and other live video producers, the Canon XF405 combines precision and portability. The 15x 4K zoom lens, paired with Dual Pixel CMOS AF and a 100P high frame rate, enhances its versatility, ensuring that users can capture detailed footage across various shooting scenarios. One of the standout features of the XF405 is its accurate and reliable autofocus powered by Dual Pixel CMOS AF. The expanded focusing area covers approximately 80% vertically and horizontally on the image screen, providing improved performance with minimal effort. This feature is particularly valuable for journalists who need to react swiftly to changing scenes, ensuring that every moment is captured with precision.
The high-quality 4K lens with a 15x zoom further elevates the XF405/XF400's capabilities, allowing users to capture maximum detail from their subjects. The 25.5mm-wide angle-of-view and the 15x zoom (which extends to 30x Advanced Zoom in FHD) provide outstanding flexibility in framing shots. Whether shooting in 4K UHD or Full HD, the XF405 supports UHD/50P MP4 format (150Mbps) recording, offering high frame rates for stunning visual results.
Compact and lightweight, the XF405 is among the smallest and lightest camcorders in its class, ensuring ease of use without compromising on professional operability. With Dual SD card slots, users can rely on extended shooting times through relay or simultaneous recording. The XF405 goes a step further with a 3G-SDI output, adding an extra layer of versatility for professional productions.
The XF405 doesn't just excel in video quality but also in connectivity and control. With built-in Wi-Fi and Ethernet ports, this camcorder supports fast and convenient file transfer directly to external workflow environments through FTP. The network capability opens up possibilities for remote operation, enabling users to control the camera wirelessly via a smartphone or tablet using Browser Remote or a Canon RC-V100 wired remote controller for full camera control.