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Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder

BH #CAXA45 • MFR #3665C002
Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder
Key Features
  • 8.29MP, 1/2.3" CMOS Sensor
  • Up to UHD 4K30 Video Recording
  • Mini-HDMI and 3G-SDI Outputs
  • Integrated 20x Optical Zoom Lens
The Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder is a compact, lightweight camera featuring UHD 4K capture, a 1/2.3" CMOS sensor, two XLR audio inputs, and one mini-HDMI, and one BNC 3G-SDI output which fits right into the ENG category for documentary or journalism-style productions.
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Canon XA45 Overview

The Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder is a compact, lightweight camera featuring UHD 4K capture, a 1/2.3" CMOS sensor, two XLR audio inputs, and one mini-HDMI, and one BNC 3G-SDI output which fits right into the ENG category for documentary or journalism-style productions.

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, color bars, and test tone.

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.

Features
  • 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
  • MP4 recording
  • DIG!C DV 6 processor
  • Two SD memory card slots
  • Mini-HDMI and 3G-SDI outputs
  • 1/4"-20 tripod mounting thread
UPC: 013803317077

Canon XA45 Specs

Imaging
Sensor ResolutionActual: 21.14 Megapixel (5352 x 3950)
Effective: 8.92 Megapixel (3840 x 2160)
Sensor Type1/2.3"-Type CMOS Sensor
Image StabilizationOptical in Integrated Lens
Digital
Capture TypeStills & Video
Exposure Control
Shutter TypeNot Specified by Manufacturer
Shutter Speed1/2000 to 1 Second
Gain0 to 24 dB (Native)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio3 dB
Minimum Illumination5 Lux at 1/30 Shutter Speed
0.3 Lux at 1/2 Shutter Speed
White Balance2000 to 15,000K
Lens
Focal Length3.6 to 73.4mm (35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 29.3 to 601mm)
Optical Zoom Ratio20x
Maximum Aperturef/1.8 to 2.8
Minimum Focus DistanceWide: 0.4" / 1.0 cm
Entire Zoom Range: 23.6" / 60.0 cm
Filter Size58 mm
Focus ControlAutofocus
Manual Focus
Internal Recording ModesH.264/MP4
3840 x 2160 at 23.98/24.00/29.97 fps [150 Mb/s]
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/24.00/29.97/59.94 fps [17 to 35 Mb/s]
1280 x 720 at 59.94 fps [8 Mb/s]
Fast-/Slow-Motion SupportNo
Broadcast OutputNTSC
Built-In Microphone TypeStereo
Audio RecordingMP4: 2-Channel 16-Bit AAC Audio
MP4: 4-Channel 16-Bit LPCM Audio
IP StreamingYes
Interface
Media/Memory Card SlotDual Slot: SD/SDHC/SDXC (UHS-I)
Video I/O1 x Mini-HDMI 2.0 Output
1 x BNC (3G-SDI) Output
Audio I/O2 x XLR 3-Pin Mic/Line (+48 V Phantom Power) Input
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm TRS Stereo Headphone Input
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm TRS Stereo Microphone Input
Power I/O1 x Proprietary (8.4VDC) Input
Other I/O1 x Mini-USB
1 x 2.5 mm Sub-Mini
WirelessNone
App CompatibleNo
*As of November, 2022: Check with manufacturer for the most up-to-date compatibility
Global Positioning (GPS, GLONASS, etc.)None
Monitor
Size3.0"
Resolution460,000 Dot
Display TypeArticulating Touchscreen LCD
Viewfinder
TypeBuilt-In Electronic (LCD)
Size0.24"
Resolution1,560,000 Dot
Focus
Focus TypeAuto and Manual Focus
Focus ModeAutomatic, Manual Focus
Environmental
Operating Temperature32 to 72°F / 0 to 40°C (Recommended)
Storage Temperature23 to 113°F / -5 to 45°C
Operating Humidity85%
Storage Humidity60%
General
Battery TypeCanon BP-8 Series
Tripod Mounting Thread1/4"-20 Female
Accessory Mount1 x Cold Shoe Mount
Dimensions (W x H x D)7.2 x 4.3 x 3.3" / 18.3 x 10.9 x 8.4 cm (Without Protrusions)
9.1 x 4.5 x 3.3" / 23.1 x 11.4 x 8.4 cm (With Protrusions)
Weight1.6 lb / 725.74 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight4.62 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)11 x 11 x 8.11"

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