Canon XF405
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Canon XF405/XF400

A 1.0-Type CMOS sensor professional compact 4K UHD camcorder with 15x zoom lens ideal for newsgathering, documentary and corporate use.

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A 1.0-Type CMOS sensor professional compact 4K UHD camcorder with 15x zoom lens

Offering high quality UHD and Full HD capability, a 1.0-Type CMOS sensor, 15x 4K zoom lens plus Dual Pixel CMOS AF and a 100P high frame rate, the XF405/XF400 is ideal for newsgatherers looking for a small, light camcorder with network capability for FTP transfer plus remote control.

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Accurate and reliable autofocus

Dual Pixel CMOS AF offers improved performance and control with minimal effort thanks to an expanded focusing area covers approx. 80% (vertically) x 80% (horizontally) of the image on the screen.

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XF405 fast accurate

High quality 4K lens with 15x zoom

A powerful 4K lens captures maximum detail from your subjects and offers outstanding flexibility with a 25.5mm-wide angle-of-view along with a 15x zoom, increasing to 30x Advanced Zoom in FHD.

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High quality 4K lens with 15x zoom

4K UHD/50P recording on SD cards with high frame rates

The XF405/XF400 supports UHD/50P MP4 format (150Mbps) recording along with additional XF-AVC* support.
* May require firmware update

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4K UHD/50P

Network capability with FTP transfer and IP streaming*

The XF405/XF400 boasts Wi-Fi and Ethernet connectivity, allowing fast and convenient transfer of files direct from the camcorder to external workflow environments.

*IP Streaming coming with planned firmware update

Network capability with FTP transfer

Flexible remote-control options

Control the camera wirelessly via a smartphone or tablet with Browser Remote, or use a Canon RC-V100 wired remote controller for full camera control.

Flexible remote-control options

Compact and lightweight body, professional operability

One of the smallest and lightest camcorders in its class, the XF405/XF400 is robust and responsive with professional levels of control and connectivity, with the XF405 additionally having a 3G-SDI output. With Dual SD card slots the XF405/XF400 can be relied upon for extended shooting times thanks to relay or simultaneous recording.

XF405 fast accurate


4K UHD/50P

4K UHD/50P

Up to 150Mbps



Accurate and reliable autofocus



CMOS sensor



Wi-Fi and Ethernet port


25.5 – 382.5mm

Wide angle 4K 15x zoom lens


3G-SDI terminal

(XF405 only)


Continuous 100P

High frame rate in Full HD


XLR Terminals

2 x XLR terminals plus built-in mic

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What's in the box


Handle unit

Lens hood with lens barrier

Battery pack BP-828

Power adapter CA-946

Mic holder

Wireless Controller WL-D89

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