Canon Launches Five Versatile 4K Camcorders

By | 08/09/2022

Get your shot and tell your story, thank you to the XA65/XA60, XA75/XA70, and VIXIA HF G70 camcorders

, /PRNewswire/ — Catechism
U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, announced the launch of four professional camcorders – the XA65, XA60, XA75, and XA70 – aslope the VIXIA HF G70 camcorder. The new camcorders are suited to a wide range of uses, including documentary, corporate events, and education. Capable of capturing amazing
quality content and Hard disk drive UVC Streaming via USB-Ci, with advanced autofocus and face detection functionality, these models offering first-class performance. All of them enable MP4 and On-Screen Display (OSD) recording, while the four professional camcorders feature XF-AVC recording to support broadcast applications. Additionally, Canon has announced a firmware update for the XF605 camcorder.

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With Canon’southward line-upwardly of meaty camcorders, content creators can hands capture stunning
footage in multiple scenarios. Powered with the DIGIC DV6 image processor and leveraging the ane/2.3-inch type CMOS sensor and 1.0-inch type CMOS sensor, respectively, the XA65/XA60 and XA75/XA70 are capable of shooting
UHD and Full HD images using oversampling for superb Hard disk quality, making them perfect for a broad range of shooting scenarios. When coupled with Canon’s intelligent optical design, these camcorders offering impressive zoom functionality in a lightweight torso. Achieving a 35mm equivalent focal length, the XA65/XA60 offer a 20x optical zoom and the XA75/XA70 a 15x zoom. All professional models support 40x digital zoom, which extends to 800x in the XA65/XA60 and 600x in the XA75/XA70. These models are likewise designed to improve operability with a new, big 3.v inch Bear on Panel LCD Monitor and loftier-resolution Ocular EVF with impeccable video capabilities.

Precision Focus, Steady Footage

With Canon’s precision AF systems, the XA65/XA60 and XA75/XA70 assistance content creators lock onto their subjects and hands follow the activity. Featuring Dual Pixel CMOS AF, the XA75/XA70 models are capable of fast and authentic focusing, which couples with the Dual Pixel focus guide to help make manually focusing on a subject easy. The XA65/XA60 line-up employs an advanced Hybrid AF system for precise focusing even in low light situations. All offer adaptable focusing speeds for either fast or smooth AF, which tin also exist controlled via the 3.5 inch LCD display, enabling operators to easily ready the focus by touching a single AF bespeak. For first-class accurateness and convenience, particularly in decorated environments where operators need to keep a subject in shot, Face Detection AF and Confront Tracking are bachelor. All feature manual focus, which tin exist set up either past the focus/zoom ring, or the command ring on the lens of the XA75/XA70. Employing five-centrality image stabilization, these models capture steady, virtually shake-free footage.

Versatile Recording Formats

Featuring a range of flexible recording options, the XA65/XA60 and XA75/XA70 can seamlessly fit into multiple professional workflows. With a host of specialist recording options, including Slow and Fast Motion, on-screen display recording, which embeds the engagement and time into the video image, and an infrared manner to capture footage in the night, these camcorders can be used for a wide range of utilise cases. They can likewise be easily integrated into a multi-camera setup thanks to the custom moving-picture show menu, assuasive users to color friction match footage with other Canon cameras. For professional audio capture, the XA65/XA60 and XA75/XA70 accept 2 XLR audio inputs and iv-channel linear PCM to prepare the recording level and input sensitivity.

New to the XA and VIXIA Series of camcorders, OSD recording embeds date, time, timecode and other data into your original camera files, effectively “time stamping” the information into each frame of video, a requirement for legal and police enforcement videographers.

Enhanced Connectivity Options

Canon’s new professional person camcorders offer a range of connectivity options to enable unproblematic and fast transmission of high-resolution video. The XA65/XA60 and XA75/XA70 can stream Hard disk drive video in UVC via USB-Ci
through a compatible PC – great for educational activity or houses of worship which increasingly offering both in-person and virtual services. All models feature HDMI output and simultaneous backup and relay recording via dual SD cards, with the XA65 and XA75 offering an additional 3G-SDI output.

Unlock Your Inner Filmmaker

Designed for aspiring filmmakers and documentarians, the VIXIA HF G70 is a multi-functional camcorder delivering professional capabilities in an piece of cake-to-use grade factor and then they can shoot like a pro. Utilizing a 1/2.3-inch blazon CMOS sensor and loftier-quality 20x Zoom lens, this camcorder captures
UHD video in MP4 and oversampled Hd footage for impeccable video resolution. HDMI and USB-C output enable users to plow the VIXIA HF G70 into a web camera for high-quality video calls and sharing content online. Additional scene modes are besides available, including nighttime mode, on-screen brandish recording, and audio scene mode, which adds sound recording that is tuned to the shooting environment.

XF605 Firmware Update
Catechism has also added a firmware update for the XF605 camcorder in response to feedback and requests from users. The firmware offers greater efficiency for broadcasters, and more versatile shooting options for content creators using the XF605 – a professional person circulate camera designed for solo shooters.

To meet the growing demand for remote and live production, this latest firmware update adds Canon’s 90 protocol, enabling the XF605 to work aslope other uniform Catechism products within a multi-camera system. Combining the first-class performance of the photographic camera with avant-garde network technologies, broadcasters can seamlessly integrate the XF605 into their setup and command the ISO, aperture, Custom Moving-picture show, and AF of all cameras from a single bespeak. The v1.0.1.1 firmware also introduces a new
Intra 60P/50P recording choice aslope XF-AVC Intra 410Mbps, creating a lightweight, loftier-quality codec that helps to minimize storage costs.

Powered past Canon’due south Dual Pixel CMOS AF, users can at present enjoy the benefit of Face and Eye Detection AF and tracking in both fast and boring-move shooting, perfect for capturing fast-paced activity. For even more options, the firmware at present also adds support for vertical shooting – a feature outset seen in the EOS C70. This feature is great for digital signage, where content creators need to capture
content in a portrait format. For simple operation in vertical shooting manner, the monitor and on-screen carte du jour modify orientation.

A camcorder designed for single operators and streamlined crews, such every bit on-the-ground broadcasting, the v1.0.1.i firmware gives operators the ability to monitor all iv audio channels in the on-screen meter display. Users can at present select assignable button eleven as the record button – ideal for those shooting on a tripod or in a vertical orientation. Also added is a characteristic that retains the selected shooting mode while switching from standard to Irksome and Fast shooting.

Responding to feedback from customers and end users and the broader adoption of multi-photographic camera setups for live and remote product, this firmware levels up the performance of the XF605 and enables it to be easily integrated into multi-camera setup.

The Catechism XF605 firmware update is currently bachelor for download.

Canon XA75/XA70 Key Features:

  • 1.0-inch type CMOS Sensor and DIGIC DV6 Processor for
    UHD recording
  • 15x optical zoom with 40x digital zoom
  • DUAL Pixel CMOS AF and face up tracking
  • OSD Recording
  • Dual XLR sound input with 4ch audio recording.
  • Infra-Red Shooting Support
  • USB Video Class (UVC) Supporti
  • 3G-SDI (XA75 only) and HDMI output

Canon XA65/XA60 Cardinal Features:

  • i/2.iii-inch type CMOS Sensor and DIGIC DV6 Processor for
    UHD recording
  • 20x optical zoom with 40x digital zoom
  • OSD Recording
  • Dual XLR audio input with 4ch sound recording.
  • Infra-Cherry-red Shooting Support
  • USB Video Class (UVC) Back upi
  • 3G-SDI (XA65 only) and HDMI Output

Catechism VIXIA HF G70 Key Features:

  • 4K
    UHD 1/2.iii-inch type CMOS sensor
  • High Quality 20x Zoom Lens
  • OSD Recording
  • USB-C Output for Streaming
  • Hybrid AF
  • Oversampled Hard disk Processing
  • USB Video Class (UVC) Supporti

Price & Availability
The Canon XA75 and XA70 professional camcorders are both scheduled to exist available in
November 2022
for an estimated retail price of


The Canon XA65 and XA60 professional person camcorders are both scheduled to exist bachelor in
October 2022
for an estimated retail price of

The Canon VIXIA HF G70 prosumer camcorder is scheduled to be bachelor in
October 2022
for an estimated retail toll of

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