Canon XA45 (3665C002) Professional camcorder

3G-SDI (BNC) - 20x Optical Zoom - 4K UHD and Full HD Recording

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What's in the box:

  • Canon XA45
  • Lens Hood (with Lens Barrier)
  • Battery Pack BP-820
  • Compact Power Adapter CA-570
  • Handle Unit
  • Mic Holder
  • 1-year Limited Warranty


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Canon XA45 Professional Camcorder is compact yet powerful, delivering stunning image clarity from 4K UHD CMOS sensor with simultaneous recording of 4K UHD and Full HD to a web-ready MP4 format. A 3G-SDI terminal outputs an uncompressed signal at a 1920x1080 resolution with 4:2:2 color sampling and 10-bit color depth, as well as embedded audio and time, supporting camcorder integration into professional workflows. This 4k UDH professional video camera features a versatile, 35mm equivalent of 29.3-601mm zoom range, the lens helps to capture recordings near and far. Its 8-bladed Circular Aperture design enhances image quality, creating smooth and natural out-of-focus areas. The Canon XA45 image stabilization and a low-luminance noise rating of +3 dB capture clear, sharp images with incredible detail even in low light.


  • Genuine Canon 20x high definition optical zoom lens
  • 4K UHD and Full HD Recording from 1/2.3-inch, 8.29 Megapixel 4KUHD CMOS Pro Image Sensor
  • 3G-SDI, HDMI (mini connector) and Composite Video Outs plus USB Hi-Speed Terminal
  • DIGIC DV 6 Image Processor and dual SD card slots enable Simultaneous Recording of 4K UHD and Full HD to a web-ready MP4 format, at different bit rates
  • Powerful optical image stabilization system suited to help reduce image blur in a wide variety of shooting situations

Specifications for the Canon XA45

{ "Standard Definition or High Definition": "4K Ultra High Definition", "Power Supply (rated)": "7.4V DC (Battery Pack), 8.4V DC (DC IN)", "Television System": "NTSC", "Video Recording system": { "Compression": " MPEG-4", "File Format": " MP4" }, "Audio Recording system": { "MP4": " MPEG-2 AAC-LC (2ch)", "LPCM (4ch), not available during 1280x720 recording)": "" }, "Image Sensor": "1/2.3-inch CMOS, RGB Primary Color Filter", "Total Pixels": "Approx. 21.14 megapixels", "Effective Pixels": "Approx. 8.29 megapixels (3840 x 2160)", "Lens": { "Zoom Ratio": " 20x Optical / 400x Digital", "Focal Length": " 3.67-73.4mm (35mm equivalent: 29.3-601mm with Standard IS/IS Off, 30.6-612mm with Dynamic IS)", "Zoom Speed": " Variable speed / Constant speed (16 levels); Fast, Normal or Slow", "Max. F/Stop": " f/1.8-2.8" }, "Focusing System": { "Hybrid AF (TTL-video signal detection system and external phase difference metering system), Normal AF (TTL-video signal selection system), Face Only AF, Manual Focus": "", "Hybrid AF Controls": " Instant AF, Medium AF" }, "Manual Exposure": "Available", "Programmed AE": { "Auto Mode": " Smart Auto", "Manual Mode": " P, Tv, Av, M (Manual Exposure), SCN (Portrait, Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Night, Low Light, Spotlight, Fireworks)" }, "Max Shutter Speed": "1/2000 sec.", "Minimum Focusing Distance": "10mm (at wide end), 60cm (from lens front) across zooming range", "White Balance": "Auto, Preset (Daylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent H, Fluorescent), Color Temperature Settings (2,000-15,000K), Set (1/2)", "Frame Rate": { "4K UHD": " 30p, 24p", "FHD": " 60p, 30p, 24p" }, "Minimum Illumination": { "P Mode": " Approx. 1.2 lux (shutter speed 1/30 sec., with auto slow shutter on)", "Low Light Mode": " Approx. 0.1 lux (shutter speed 1/2 sec.)" }, "Image Stabilization": { "Optical system (lens shift) + electronic stabilization": "", "Control Modes": " Dynamic IS, Powered IS*, Macro IS, Tripod Mode", "IS Modes other than Intelligent IS": " Standard IS, IS Off", "* During Intelligent IS (Auto Mode), Powered IS can be set to On or Off.": "" }, "Filter Diameter": "58mm", "Viewfinder": "0.24-inch TFT wide color LCD screen, approx. 1.56 million dots, 100% field of view", "LCD Screen": "3.0-inch LCD panel with AR surface treatment, approx. 460,000 dots, 100% field of view", "Microphone": "Stereo (using electret condenser microphone)", "Recording Media": "2 SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card slots", "USB Terminal": "mini-B receptacle and Hi-Speed USB supported (output only)", "Video Terminal": "3.5mm diameter 4-pole mini-jack (video/audio output only)", "Accessory Shoe": "Cold shoe", "HDMI Terminal": "HDMI™ mini connector", "Microphone Terminal": "3.5mm diameter stereo mini-jack, MIC/LINE switching possible", "AV Mini Terminal/Headphone Terminal": "3.5mm stereo mini-jack", "Headphone Terminal": "3.5mm stereo mini-jack", "Remote Control Terminal": "2.5mm stereo mini jack (input only)", "Operating Temperature range": { "For Performance": " Approx. 0–40°C, 85% (relative humidity)", "For Operation": " Approx. -5–45°C, 60% (relative humidity)" }, "Dimensions": { "Approx. 4.3 x 3.3 x 7.2 in. / 109 x 84 x 182mm (excluding lens hood, mic holder unit and handle unit)": "", "Approx. 4.5 x 3.3 x 9.1 in. / 115 x 84 x 231mm (including lens hood; excluding mic holder unit and handle unit)": "", "Approx. 5.2 x 7.1 x 9.1 in. / 131 x 180 x 231mm (including lens hood, mic holder unit and handle unit)": "", "All dimensions exclude the grip belt.": "" }, "Weight (not including lens hood and eyecup)": "Approx. 1.6 lbs. (740g) (body only)", "Weight": "Approx. 2.5 lbs. (1130g) (includes lens hood, mic holder unit, handle unit, Battery Pack BP-820 and 1 memory card)", "3G-SDI Terminal": "BNC jack (output only)", "Handle Unit Terminals": { "Input Terminal": " XLR 3 pin-jacks (2 systems), MIC/LINE switch possible (input only)", "Shoe Terminal": " Cold shoe" } }

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Craig Weinberg - VPD Studio - Photography | Design
We’ve been helping smaller churches get connected and ready to embrace online church in this “new normal” we find ourselves in. The Canon XA45 is a great option. The size is great and portable and the option for HDMI and SDI output is wonderful. My only real gripe is the fstop closing when zoomed in fully. Otherwise it’s a great little machine.