Canon Canon XF300

The XF300 takes advantage of the latest HD technology--along with Canon's newly developed MPEG-2 4:2:2 codec--to record Full HD video to affordable Compact Flash cards.
Announced: 02/11/2011
Sensor
Type3CMOS
Size1/3
Minimum Lux3.8
Auto Gain Control
Night Mode
Image ProcessorDiG!C DV III
Lens
Optical Zoom18
Focal length minimum (mm)4.1
Focal length maximum (mm)73.8
Maximum aperture1.6
Minimum focusing distance (mm)20
Image Stabiliser
Filter Addon Size (mm)58.0
Wide attachment
Aperture leaves6
ND filter
Shutter
Maximum shutter speed1/2000 sec
Minimum shutter speed1/3 sec
Screen / Viewfinder
Viewfinder
LCD Size4.0
LCD Pixels1,230,000
Brightness adjustment
Backlight adjustment
Storage
Storage SlotCF
Storage Slot Amount2
Video Features
Progressive
Pre REC
Custom white balance
Auto white balance
Recording Format ContainerMXF
Resolutions
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 720p @ 50fps
  • 720p @ 25fps
Recording bitrates
  • 50Mbps
  • 35Mbps
  • 25Mbps
Audio
Audio SystemLinear PCM (16-bit, 48KHz) 2-ch
Audio Scene Select
Zoom Microphone
Manual level control
Visual Audio Levels
XLR Ports
External Input
Connectivity
Headphone
USB
HDMI Out
AV out
Power
TypeBattery
Physical
DimensionsW153mm x H236mm x D382mm
Weight (grams)2,630
Hot shoe (custom)
Focus
Manual Focus Assist
Auto
Manual
Focus Ring
Zoom Ring
Zoom Rocker
Iris Ring