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Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder

The Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder is a compact, lightweight camera featuring UHD 4K capture, a 1/2.3″ CMOS sensor, and two XLR audio inputs.

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Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder

The Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder is a compact, lightweight camera featuring UHD 4K capture, a 1/2.3″ CMOS sensor, and two XLR audio inputs.

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 Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder‘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 Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder 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.

4K UHD Video Recording

With an impressive 1/2.3 type CMOS Sensor along with the DIGIC DV6 image processor its guaranteed that the Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder will deliver astonishing and high quality 4K UHD video, and full HD images which is all thanks to Oversampling HD processing. Supported video recordings can be done in MP4 UHD 150Mbps at 25fps and Full HD 35Mbps/ 17Mbps at 50/25fps.

Get Closer with the 4K 20x Zoom Lens

The Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder is equipped with a powerful 4K 20x Optical Zoom Lens with a wide-angle starting from 29.3mm. The lens also ensures that smooth video footage is achieved by a powerful 5-Axis image stabilisation.

Infrared Video Recording

The Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder permits you to record in Infrared Mode, a mode that allows you to capture video in conditions with little to no ambient light. The mode allows you to record whether in white or green mode.

Slow and Fast Motion Video Recording

An Ultra-Compact Video Camcorder that’s built with powerful features to record exciting video footage. You are enabled to record video in Slow and Fast motion modes in both UHD and Full HD format, with a maximum speed of 1200x.

Lightweight Construction Built with Powerful Features.

A variety of powerful features has been added to the camcorder that weighs less than 1.2kg. Featuring a 3.0-inch LCD touch screen monitor to provide intuitive control when recording or when wanting to change settings; also supports PCM 4-channel audio, providing a built-in stereo mic and two XLR terminals; and 2 SD Memory Card Slots are provided for relay or simultaneous video recording.

Key Features

  • 8.29MP, 1/2.3″ CMOS Sensor
  • Integrated 20x optical zoom lens
  • Optical and electronic image stabilization
  • Up to UHD 4K30 Video Recording
  • Mini-HDMI and 3G-SDI Outputs
  • Integrated 20x Optical Zoom Lens
  • Dual XLR and Mic/Line Audio Input
  • Dual SD Relay and Simultaneous Recording
  • DIG!C DV 6 Processor
  • MP4 recording
  • 3″ Touchscreen LCD, Tiltable Viewfinder
  • Two SD memory card slots

In the Box

  • Canon XA45 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder
  • Canon CA-570 Compact AC Power Adapter
  • Canon BP-820 Lithium-Ion Single Battery Pack (1780mAh, Retail Packaging)
  • Lens Hood with Lens Cover
  • Handle
  • Microphone Holder
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty

Not in the Box

  • Essential Recording Media (Not Included)

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Sensor Resolution Actual: 21.14 Megapixel (5352 x 3950)
Effective: 8.92 Megapixel (3840 x 2160)
Sensor Type 1/2.3″ CMOS Sensor
Image Stabilization Optical in Integrated Lens
Shutter Speed 1/1 to 1/2000 sec
Gain 0 to 24 dB (Native)
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 3 dB
Minimum Illumination 5 Lux at 1/30 Shutter Speed
0.3 Lux at 1/2 Shutter Speed
White Balance 2000 to 15,000K


Focal Length 3.6 to 73.4mm (35mm Equivalent Focal Length: 29.3 to 601mm)
Optical Zoom Ratio 20x
Maximum Aperture f/1.8 to 2.8
Minimum Focus Distance Wide: 0.4″ / 1.0 cm
Entire Zoom Range: 23.6″ / 60.0 cm
Filter Size 58 mm
Focus Control Autofocus
Manual Focus


Recording Modes H.264/MP4:
3840 x 2160p at 23.98/24/29.97/30 fps (150 Mb/s)
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/24/29.97/30/59.94/60 fps (17 to 35 Mb/s)
1280 x 720p at 59.94/60 fps (8 Mb/s)
Audio Recording MP4: 2-Channel 16-Bit AAC Audio
MP4: 4-Channel 16-Bit LPCM Audio
IP Streaming Yes
Media/Memory Card Slot Dual Slot: SD/SDHC/SDXC (UHS-I)
Video Connectors 1 x Mini-HDMI (HDMI 2.0) Output
1 x BNC (3G-SDI) Output
Audio Connectors 2 x 3-Pin XLR Mic/Line Level (+48 V Phantom Power) Input
1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm Stereo Headphone Input
1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm Stereo Mic Level Input
Built-In Microphone Type Stereo
Other I/O 1 x USB Mini-B
1 x 2.5 mm
Size 3.0″
Resolution 460,000 Dot
Display Type Articulating Touchscreen LCD


EVF Display Type LCD
Screen Size .24″
EVF Resolution 1,560,000 Dots


Battery Type Canon BP-8 Series
Power Connectors 1 x Proprietary (8.4 VDC) Input


Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C (Recommended)
Storage Temperature 23 to 113°F / -5 to 45°C
Operating Humidity 85%
Storage Humidity 60%
Tripod Mounting Thread 1/4″-20 Female
Accessory Mount 1 x Cold Shoe Mount
Dimensions 7.2 x 4.3 x 3.3″ / 18.29 x 10.92 x 8.38 cm (Without Protrusions)
9.1 x 4.5 x 3.3″ / 23.11 x 11.43 x 8.38 cm (With Protrusions)
Weight 1.6 lb / 725.74 g

Packaging Info

Package Weight 4.62 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 11 x 11 x 8.11″


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