CANON XF- 105 View full size


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The unique XF105 is Canon’s smallest camcorder to include an MPEG-2, 50Mbps, 4:2:2 Full HD codec. Studio connectivity, professional audio and extensive customisation provides exceptional versatility.

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Image Sensor 
Sensor1/3 type CMOS
SystemBayer pattern filter
Total pixels per sensor2.37 megapixels
Effective pixels per sensor2.07 megapixels
Minimum illuminationFull Auto (24dB gain), 50i/25p: 3.8 lux / 1.9 lux
Manual mode (33dB gain), 50i/25p: 1.3lux / 0.7 lux
Horizontal Resolution900 TV lines or more (1920 x 1080i mode)
Zoom ratio10x
Focal length4.25 - 42.5mm (35mm equivalent: 30.4 - 304mm)
Minimum focus distance60cm (throughout zoom range);
20mm (MACRO)
ND filterBuilt-in gradation filter (Auto or Off)
Zoom controlRing, Rocker or Handle;
Selectable Shockless Zoom mode
Zoom speedZoom Rocker:
Variable speed/Fixed speed (Fast/Normal/Slow, 16 speed level settings available in each mode);
Handle zoom: 
Fixed speed (Fast/Normal/Slow, 16 speed level settings available in each mode)
Focus controlRing control or automatic (Instant AF, Medium AF, TV AF, Face Detection AF, Face Only AF)
Iris controlRing control; Custom dial control; Full Auto
Aperture rangef1.8 - f22
Filter diameter58 mm
Lens elements/groups12/10
Image stabilizationOptical lens shift system (angle & vector movement detection);
3 modes: Dynamic, Standard, Powered
Digital zoom1.5x; 3x; 6x
Image Processor 




Video storage mediaType 1 Compact Flash memory cards (2 card slots);
Double slot (simultaneous) recording possible.
TypeUDMA4, 30MB/s or faster (40MB/s or faster for Fast/Slow recording)
Recording time32GB CF card: Up to 80mins (1080/50i @ 50 Mbps)
Recording file formatMaterial eXchange Format (MXF)
Recording formatMPEG-2 Long GOP
50Mbps CBR (4:2:2) MPEG-2 422P@HL;
35Mbps VBR (4:2:0) MPEG-2 MP@HL;
25Mbps CBR (4:2:0) MPEG-2 MP@H14
Recording frame rate50Mbps: 1920 x 1080/50i, 25p; 1280 x 720/50p, 25p;
35Mbps: 1920 x 1080/50i, 25p; 1280 x 720/50p, 25p;
25Mbps: 1440 x 1080/50i, 25p
Slow/Fast motionYES.
720p: 12, 15, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28, 30, 32, 34, 37, 42, 45, 48, 50fps
1080p: 12, 15, 18, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25fps
Interval RecordYES. 2,6 or 12 frames, 25 time intervals
Frame RecordYES. 2,6 or 12 frames
Pre Record (cache record)YES (3 seconds)
Scan reverseYES. Up/down, left/right, up/down/left/right image inversion
Photo storage mediaSD/SDHC/SDXC memory card
Still qualityDuring video recording: 1920 x 1080;
During playback: 1920x1080, 1280 x 720




Size8.8 cm (3.5")
Image quality adjustmentsBrightness, contrast, colour, sharpness, backlight, black & white
AdjustableYes (270 degree rotation about horizontal axis)
Waveform MonitorWaveform Monitor
Focus AssistPeaking; Magnifying; Edge Monitor (using waveform display)
PeakingPeaking 1, Peaking 2 (Colour, Gain, Frequency customisable for each)
ZebraLevel 1; Level 2; Both
Output via HD-SDI or HDMI
MarkersOn/Off (Aspect ratio, Safe area, Grid, Horizontal, Centre)
Size0.61cm (0.24")
Image quality adjustmentsBrightness, contrast, colour, backlight, black & white
AsjustableVertical tilt
Correction lens+ 2.0 to - 5.5 diopter
Audio inXLR inputs with 48V phantom power (x2), 3.5mm microphone input jack
Headphone output3.5mm stereo jack
Video monitor outputNO
HDMIYES (Type A, output only)
IEEE 1394 (Firewire)NO
USBYES (Mini-B, USB 2.0 Hi-Speed)
HD/SD-SDI outputYES (BNC, output only, embedded audio and time code)
Time codeYES (BNC, switchable input/output, same terminal used for Genlock)
GenlockYES (BNC, input only, same terminal used for Time code)
Component outYES (output only)
AV terminal3.5mm mini jack (output only for video and audio)
DC inputYES
Remote Control Terminal2.5mm mini jack
Colour BarsType 1/Type 2 (EBU/SMPTE)
Tally lampYES (x2)
Accessory shoeYES (cold shoe)
Custom keyYES (10 assignable buttons; select from 34 functions)
Custom DialYES (Iris, teleconverter, headphone volume, Face AF, IR Lamp control)




Exposure meteringStandard (centre weighted), Spotlight, Backlight
Exposure range50 - 100,000 lux
Exposure compensation-2 to +2 EV (13 steps)
Auto Exposure ModeFull Auto
Push Auto IrisNo
Auto Gain Control settingFull Auto / AGC On / Manual
Auto Gain Control limit3dB; 6dB; 9dB; 12dB; 15dB; 18dB; 21dB (OFF/24 dB)
Gain SettingAssignable L, M, H settings (-6dB / -3dB / 0dB/ 3dB / 6dB/ 12dB / 18dB / 24dB / 33dB / TUNE (0.5 dB increments from 0 to 24 dB))
Shutter speed 
Control ModesFull Auto / Manual joystick control (Auto; Speed; Angle; Clear Scan (CS); Slow Shutter (SLS); IR Slow Shutter)
Shutter Speed1/18 to 1/2000 depending on frame rate
Shutter Angle11.25º to 360º depending on frame rate
Slow Shutter (SLS)1/3, 1/6, 1/12, 1/25 (depending on frame rate)
Clear Scan50i/p: 50 to 249.46Hz;
25p: 25 to 249.46Hz
Infrared shooting modeYES (green or white)
Built-in IR lampYES
3D Shooting Assist 
OIS Axis ShiftYES
Focal Lenght GuideYES
Custom Picture 
Stored Configurations9 (3 factory presets)
Storage MediumSD/SDHC memory card (all customisation data and metadata)
Gamma6 profiles
Master Pedestal-50 to +50
Master Black-50 to +50 for each of R,G,B
Black GammaAdjustable height, width and apex
Low Key Saturation-50 to +50 adjusts colour saturation in low brightness area
KneeAdjusts over exposure characteristic (Automatic, Slope, Point, Saturation)
SharpnessAdjustment for Detail level, Detail frequency, Coring, HV balance, Detail limit, Knee Aperture, Level Depend, Ingredient Ratio
Noise reductionOff, Automatic, On (1 to 8)
Skin detailEffect Level (Low, Middle, High), Hue, Chroma, Area, Y Level
Selective Noise ReductionEffect Level (Low, Middle, High), Hue, Chroma, Area, Y Level
Colour matrix-50 to +50 6-way matrix, Gain, Phase
White balance-50 to +50 white balance offset for R,G,B
Colour correctionArea selection / area revision of two areas
Setup level-50 to +50 On/Off
PressOn / Off
Clip 100% IRELimits output to 100% after setup adjustment
White balance 
PresetA, B, Preset (Daylight, Tungsten), Colour Temperature
Time code 
Countup settingRegen, RecRun, FreeRun, External, Hold
Start value setting“00:00:00:00”, Set/Reset selectable
Recording16-bit 2ch (48 kHz) linear PCM
ControlAudio limiter, Auto/manual settings via control dials on handle
Microphone attenuationYES
Microphone level meterYES




SuppliedXF Utility and NLE Plug-ins, Shoulder strap, Component cable CTC-100/S, Battery pack BP-925, DC cable DC-930, Compact power adapter CA-930, Wireless controller WL-D6000.
OptionalWide Converter WD-H58W, Teleconverter TL-H58, Batteries BP-930, BP-945, BP-950G, BP-970G, BP-955, BP-975, Compact Power Adapter CA-920, Compact Car adapter CB-920, DC Coupler DC-920, Shoulder Brace SBR-1000, Tripod Adapter TA-100, Zoom Remote Control ZR-2000, Video Light VL-10Li II, Tripod Base TB-1.
Backup power supplyLithium coin battery (built-in)
Power Consumption6.1W
Continuous Recording TimeSupplied BP-925: Approx. 165 minutes
Optional BP-975: Approx. 520 minutes




DimensionsApprox 139 x 191 x 268mm (including lens hood and microphone holder)
Weight (camera only)1070g
Weight (fully equipped)1160g
Operating Tempurature range-5ºC to +45ºC, 60% relative humidity
Power Consumption¹ 50Mbps CBR mode, HD-SDI off, using EVF.
Continuous Recording Time¹ 50Mbps CBR mode, using EVF.

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