Canon XF605 FRENEL rental
Canon XF605 FRENEL rental
Canon XF605 FRENEL rental
Canon XF605 FRENEL rental
Canon XF605 FRENEL rental
Canon XF605 FRENEL rental
Canon XF605 FRENEL rental

A versatile broadcast quality 4K camcorder, offering advanced AF, connectivity and streaming for demanding productions.

  • 1.0-Type CMOS sensor Stunning image quality
  • 4K 60P/50P 4:2:2 10-bit and FHD 120P High bit depth
  • Wide-angle 15x optical zoom L-Series lens
  • Dual Pixel CMOS AF Eye Detection AF and intelligent head tracking
  • Canon Log 3 and HDR Dynamic range capability
  • Professional I/O connectivity Wi-Fi, Ethernet, 12G-SDI and USB-C
Rental Period & Prices
1 Day 3 Days 7 Days
100€ 200€ 350€
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Broadcast-quality video
The large 1.0-inch Type CMOS sensor and DIGIC DV7 processor work in harmony to deliver 4K UHD 60P/50P in 4:2:2 10-bit XF-AVC and MP4, as well as FHD 120P HFR for exceptional image quality and flexibility in post-production.

Professional optics and control
Resolve fine details with the 4K ready L-Series lens offering 15x optical zoom, and equipped with independent rings for Zoom, Focus and Iris control. Also featured are three Image Stabilisation modes, as well as built-in ND filters and Infrared mode, offering even greater control.

Advanced autofocus
Acquire pin-sharp focus on your subject’s eyes with Eye tracking AF*, and intelligent head tracking via EOS iTR AF X, an innovative ‘deep learning’ technology to track a subject’s head, even when looking away.

* Eye Tracking AF also supported in S&F modes.

Professional connectivity and streaming
XF605 seamlessly integrates into live and offline environments, with 12G-SDI, Wi-Fi and Ethernet for IP streaming. The Content Transfer Mobile app enables the editing of News ML-G2 compliant metadata, transferring of footage to your iPhone, and direct uploading to FTP servers.

Intuitive controls and customisation
Stay in control and customize the XF605 to your needs with independent controls and 11 assignable buttons. An enhanced touchscreen interface allows for quick and intuitive control of on-screen settings, menu navigation and playback control. A new multi-function accessory shoe opens the door for additional accessories with expanded capabilities.

Recording versatility
Capture an expanded dynamic range in Canon Log 3 for flexibility in post-production or shoot directly in broadcast-ready PQ or HLG HDR formats. Simultaneous recording to dual SD cards in a variety of formats (incl. All-I & Long GOP) offers maximum flexibility for your production needs.

Content Transfer Mobile App
Content Transfer Mobile is an app for iPhone designed to enable the editing of News ML-G2 standard compliant metadata pre/post capture, as well as the ability to import footage from the camera to the phone, including instant transfer to FTP servers.

Technical Specifications

Image Sensor
1.0 Inch-Type CMOS
RGB Primary Colour Filter
Total Pixels
Approx. 13.4 MP
Effective Pixels per Sensor
Approx. 8.29 MP (3840 x 2160)
Gain Boost Function
Yes, increases gain to 36dB, activated via user assigned button
Sensitivity (PAL)
f/13, 50.00P, 2000 lux, reflectance 89.9%
Minimum Illumination (PAL)
50.00P / 50.00i Approx. 2.5 lux (1/50 second shutter speed)
25.00P Approx. 1.3 lux (1/25 second shutter speed)
Image Processor
Colour Sampling
XF-AVC: 4:2:2
MP4: 4:2:2 or 4:2:0 H.265 / 4:2:0 H.264.
XF-AVC / MP4 Proxy files: 4:2:0
Bit Depth
XF-AVC / MP4 H.265: 10-bit
MP4 H.264: 8-bit
XF-AVC / MP4 Proxy files: 8-bit
Zoom Ratio
15x optical, (30x Advanced Zoom Full HD)
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
Approx. 25.5 to 382.5 mm Standard IS/IS Off
Minimum Focus Distance
10 mm at wide end, 60 cm across entire zooming range
Max. Aperture
Aperture Blades
9 blades
Filter Diameter
Image Stabilization System
Optical system (lens shift) + electronic stabilization
Dynamic, Standard, Powered, Off
ND Filter
3 densities: turret switched, motor-driven.
ND 1/4, ND 1/16, and ND 1/64.
Zoom Control
Zoom rockers on body and handle;
Selectable manual zoom/focus ring on lens;
Wireless controller via Browser Remote.
Via RC-IP100 Canon Camera Controller1
Selectable High Speed mode available.
Zoom Speed
Variable or Constant speed Fast/Normal/Slow, 16 speed level settings
Focus Control
MANUAL: Lens ring and touchscreen point selection (Focus Guide and Peaking assist functions), Focus Preset.
AUTOFOCUS: Touchscreen AF point selection, Face Detection and Tracking, Face Only AF, Face Priority AF.
(Continuous AF, AF-Boosted MF, AF Speed, AF Response, AF Frame size)
Focus System
Dual Pixel CMOS AF, Contrast AF, Eye AF, EOS iTR AF X
Iris Control
Touchscreen, Auto, Lens ring
Digital Zoom/Teleconverter
300x Digital Zoom, Digital Teleconverter (x1.5/x3/x6. Not available when optical teleconverter used)
Video Storage Media
SD / SDHC / SDXC card (2 card slots)
Class U3 cards recommended
Recording Time
128GB Card, approx times.
XF-AVC: 410Mbps. 39 mins. 310Mbps, 51 mins. 260Mbps, 61 mins.
MP4 / H.265: 225 Mbps, 71 mins. 170Mbps, 94 mins. 135 Mbps, 118 mins
MP4 / H.264: 150 Mbps, 107 mins. 35 Mbps, 458 mins. 8Mbps, 2006 mins
Recording File System
Internal Recording Format (PAL)
Proxy Files: Long GOP
MP4: Long GOP
Simultaneous Recording
Yes. Simultaneous recording, relay recording.
Different recording options possible on each memory card.
Recording Frame Rate (PAL)
XF-AVC 422 10bit:
(3840 x 2160)
59.94P / 50.00P / 29.97P / 25.00P / 23.98P
59.94P / 59.94i / 50.00P / 50.00i / 29.97P / 25.00P / 23.98P

MP4 (HEVC / H.264) 422 10bit:
(3840 x 2160/1920×1080)
59.94P / 50.00P / 29.97P / 25.00P / 23.98P

MP4 (HEVC) 420 10bit:
(3840 x 2160/1920×1080)
59.94P / 50.00P / 29.97P / 25.00P / 23.98P
(1280 x 720)
59.94P / 50.00P

MP4 (H.264) 420 8bit:
(3840 x 2160/1920×1080)
59.94P / 50.00P / 29.97P / 25.00P / 23.98P
(1280 x 720)
59.94P / 50.00P
External Recording Output
3840 x 2160: 59.94p / 50.00p / 29.97p / 25.00p / 23.98p
1920 x 1080: 59.94p / 50.00p / 29.97p / 25.00p / 23.98p / 29.97PsF / 25.00PsF / 59.94i / 50.00i
1280 x 720: 59.94p / 50.00p
720 x 480: 59.94i (SDI Only)
720 x 576: 50.00i (SDI Only)
External Monitoring
Yes, 12G-SDI or HDMI. Simultaneous output available
High Frame Rate
Yes, Up to 120P (FHD, 4:2:2/8-bit or 10-bit) including in 50.00Hz mode. Simultaneous Audio Recording
Pre-Record Function
Yes. 3 seconds
Special Recording Functions
Frame Recording, Interval Recording
Still Photos
JPEG up to 3840×2160
(Still image resolution is dependent on the video resolution)
Photo Storage Media
SD Card (Slot B)
Display Type
LCD Electrotstatic Touch Panel.
3.5-inch type Approx 2.76 million dots
Wave Form Monitor
Focus Assist
Dual Pixel Focus Guide (MF mode) / Peaking / Magnify
Selectable Peaking Colour: Red / Blue / Yellow / White
False Colour Display
Yes, also via EVF, SDI and HDMI output
70% or 100% reference level, selectable
Center, horizontal, vertical, grid, aspect, safety zone, and user marker.
Each item can be displayed in yellow, blue, green, red, black, gray, or white.
0.36-inch type, approx. 1.77 million dots
EVF Auto -Off
Yes, function enabled/disabled via menu
Correction Lens
+2.0 to -5.5 dioptre
Inputs / Outputs
Audio Input
XLR 3-pin jack (x2) with 48V phantom power, Line and Mic,
Additional inputs via third-party accessory attached to shoe.
3.5mm microphone input jack (Supply Voltage 2.4V DC), Built-in Mic.
Headphone Output
3.5mm stereo mini jack
Yes, built-in
HDMI Output
1 x Type A. Type A power output 5V/900mA
1 x Type C. Type C compliant with PTP and UVC
SDI Output
12G-SDI, BNC connector
Time Code
Yes, BNC connector
DC Input
3.4mm jack
Remote Control Terminal
Type A (2.5mm jack), Type B (8-pin connector, RS422-type)
Tally Lamp
Colour Bars (PAL)
Yes. SMPTE, ARIB or EBU, with 1KHz Tone
Accessory Shoe
Yes, Accessory and Cold shoe
Assignable Buttons
Total of 11 Assignable Buttons with over 100 Assignable Functions
Custom Dial
Av / Tv / M / AGC Limit / Exposure Compensation / Off
Exposure Metering
Centre-weighted average or segment evaluative (determined by shooting mode)
Fixed exposure (1/50 sec.)
Exposure Compensation
Highlight AE, Exposure lock, Auto backlight compensation, Exposure compensation amount shown as ±3 when locked or ±2 in AUTO (±8 increments).
Exposure Lock
ISO Range/Setting
ISO200 – ISO12,800. 1 Stop or 1/3 Stop increments
Gain Range Setting
-6.0dB – 21.0dB. Normal or Fine setting. Fine setting in 0.5dB steps.
Auto ISO / Auto Gain Control Setting
Auto / Manual. Auto Gain set when shooting in IR mode
Auto Gain Control Limit
Yes, selectable from -6dB to 21db, 1dB increments
Shutter Speed
Control Modes
Auto, P, Tv, Manual
Shutter Speed (PAL)
Max 1/2000 Sec.
Shutter Angle
Yes, 360° to 11.25°
Slow Shutter (SLS)
50.00i/50.00P: 1/3, 1/6, 1/12, 1/25 sec
25.00P: 1/3, 1/6, 1/12 sec
Clear Scan (PAL)
Yes, 24.00Hz to 2003.17Hz
Streaming, Wi-Fi, & GPS Specifications
IP Streaming Protocols Supported
News Metadata
Yes, compliant with NewsML-G2 standard
Smartphone Application Support
Content Transfer Mobile / Canon Multi-Camera Control / Browser Remote Control
Browser Remote Control
Yes, built-in
Supported Wi-Fi
IEEE 802.11b/g/n (2.4GHz)
IEEE 802.11a/n/ac (5GHz)3
GPS Information (Optional Accessory)
Location (Latitude / Longitude / Altitude), Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), Satellite reception (requires the optional GPS Receiver GP-E2)
White Balance
Yes. Shockless WB, AWB Response, AWB Hold (via assignable button)
Daylight (Approx. 5,600K), Tungsten (Approx. 3,200K)
Manual Setting
Colour Temperature range: 2,000–15,000K
Default value for Set 1 and Set 2: 5,600K
Shooting Modes
Exposure Control
Manual Mode: P, Tv, Av, M (manual exposure)
Custom Picture Menu
C1: BT.709 Normal
C2: BT.709 Wide DR
C3: BT.709 Standard
C4: Canon Log 3
C5: PQ
C7: EOS Standard
C8: EOS Neutral
C9: Canon 709
C10 – C20: User Defined
Look File
User defined. Cube format Look File. Created on third-party software
Colour Matrix Settings
Neutral, Video, Production Camera
Infrared Shooting Mode
Built-in IR Lamp
Yes, in Handle Unit.
Wavelength: 850nm (near-Infrared)
Time Code
Count Up System
Regen / Rec Run / Free Run / Preset. Drop frame / Non Drop Frame selectable
Start Value Setting
Yes, Via BNC or HDMI
Recording Format
MP4: MPEG-2 AAC-LC (16-bit 2ch) / LPCM (16-bit 4ch)
XF-AVC: LPCM (24-bit 4ch)
Audio Control
Manual or Auto
Independent 2ch Line/Mic/Mic+48V input;
Independent level control per channel (-∞ to +18 dB);
Independent audio limiters (2-Ch.);
Input mic trimming
Reference Tone
1KHz, -12dB / -18dB / -20dB / Off
Microphone Attenuation
On / Off (20dB)
Microphone Level Meter
Lens hood with barrier, Lens Cap, Mic holder unit, Eye Cup, AC Cable,
Compact Power Adapter (CA-200L) Battery Charger (CG-A20), Battery Pack BP-A30

Power Source
Power Supply (Battery)
Canon Battery Pack BP-A30 (supplied), BP-A60 (optional)
Power Supply (Mains)
Battery: 14.4V, DC in: 24V
Power Consumption
Approx 13.6W (50.00P UHD, Long GoP 260 Mbps)
Approx 12.1W (25.00P UHD Intra 410 Mbps)
Recording Time
With supplied BP-A30
Approx 185 mins.(50.00P UHD, Long GoP 260 Mbps)
Approx 210 mins. (25.00P UHD Intra 410 Mbps)
Physical Specifications
Dimensions (Main Body Only)
Approx. 168 x 173 x 333 mm (Body Only)
Approx. 200 x 219 x 385 mm (Including lens hood, eye cup, microphone holder unit)
Weight (Body Only)
2010g (Approx.)
Weight (Accessories)
2460g (Approx.)
Operating Temperature Range
Approx. 0 to 40 °C, 85 % (relative humidity)
Approx. -5 to 45 °C, 60 % (relative humidity)


Canon XF605 is available to rent at FRENEL rental

Camera body
Lens hood with barrier
Lens Cap
Mic holder unit
Eye Cup
AC Cable,
Compact Power Adapter (CA-200L) Battery Charger (CG-A20)
2x Battery Pack BP-A30
2x SD cards 128GB