Canon XF305 HD Camcorder


The XF305 is one of Canon’s first file-based professional camcorders and was the first file-based hand held camera approved by UK broadcasters without requiring an on-board recorder. It combines an MPEG-2, 50Mbps, 4:2:2 codec and 3 Full HD CMOS sensors for superb HD video stored on Compact Flash card.

The XF305 comes with a Satchler DV12 tripod as standard.

Technical specifications: 
Recording format
MPEG-2 Long GOP 50Mbps CBR (4:2:2) MPEG-2 422@HL; 35Mbps VBR (4:2:0) MPEG-2 MP@HL; 25Mbps CBR (4:2:0) MPEG-2 MP@H14
Compact Flash Card
50Mbps: 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
1/3 type 3CMOS
Lens Mount
Fixed lens