Canon XA75



  • 4K UHD / 25P

    MP4 up to 150Mbps and XF-AVC up to 160Mbps

  • 15x optical zoom

    Wide-angle 25.5 – 382mm 4K zoom (35mm equivalent)

  • Over Sampling HD Processing

    Uses the 4K UHD sensor to deliver superior Full HD images

  • Optical IS

    Advanced optical and dynamic image stabilisation over 5-axis

  • Infrared

    Capture high-quality video in conditions with little to no ambient light with IR mode

  • Touch Screen

    Easy focus point and camera control via 3.5-inch touch screen

  • 4-channel audio

    Linear PCM and 2 x XLR terminals plus built-in mic

  • Double slot

    Dual slots for simultaneous or relay recording via SD card

  • USB-C

    Video livestream output via Mac or PC1 Also compatible with Canon’s GP-E2 GPS receiver

Specifications in detail

Image Sensor

  • Sensor
    1 inch-type CMOS Sensor
  • Filter
    RGB Primary Colour Filter
  • Total Pixels
  • Effective Pixels per Sensor
    Approx. 8.29 MP (3840 x 2160)
  • Subject Illumination Range
    Approx. 0.1 lx to 100,000 lx
  • Minimum Illumination (PAL)
    Approx. 0.1 lx: Low Light (shooting mode), shutter speed 1/2 sec.
    Approx. 1.4 lx: In P (Program AE) mode, 50.00P, shutter speed 1/25 sec. auto slow shutter On

Image Processor

  • Type
    DIGIC DV 6
  • Colour Sampling
    YCC 4:2:0 8bit


  • Zoom Ratio
    15 x optical
  • Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
    Approx. 25.5 - 382.5mm Standard IS/IS Off
  • Minimum Focus Distance
    1 cm at wide end, 60 cm across entire zooming range
  • Max. Aperture
    f/2.8 - 4.5
  • Aperture Blades
    9 blades
  • Filter Diameter
  • Image Stabilization System
    Optical system (lens shift) + electronic stabilization Dynamic, Standard, Powered IS, Off
  • ND Filter
    3 densities: ND 1/4, ND 1/16, and ND 1/64, turret switched, motor-driven.
  • Zoom Control
    Zoom rockers on body and handle;
    Touch Screen or Remote Controller Selectable manual zoom/focus ring on lens;
    Selectable High Speed and Soft Zoom modes available.
  • Zoom Speed
    Variable (body rocker only) or Constant speed (body and handle rocker;
    Fast/Normal/Slow, 16 speed level settings in each)
  • Focus Control
    MANUAL: Lens ring and touchscreen point selection (Magnify and Peaking assist functions), Focus Preset.
    AUTOFOCUS: Touchscreen AF point selection, Face Detection and Tracking, Touch and Track, Face Only AF. Face Frame displays tracked subject
  • Focus System
    Dual Pixel CMOS AF, detection range 80% vertical/80% horizontal of field of view Contrast AF.
  • AF Modes
    Continuous, AF-Boosted MF
    Face Detection and Tracking, Face Only AF.
  • Manual Focus Assist
    Dual Pixel Focus Guide, Peaking, Magnification
  • Iris Control
    Touchscreen, Auto
  • Digital Zoom/Teleconverter
    20x Digital zoom (300x with optical zoom) and 40x digital zoom (600x with optical zoom) are available. Digital zoom not available in AUTO mode.
    2x Digital Teleconverter (Not available when using Digital Zoom)


  • Video Storage Media
    SD/SDHC/SDXC card (2 card slots)
  • Type
    U3 Class recommended for all recording conditions * UHS-II not supported.
  • Recording Time
    MP4: 150Mbps: 55 mins / 35Mbps: 240 mins / 17Mbps: 495 mins
    XF-AVC:160Mbps: 50 mins/45 Mbps: 185 mins
  • Recording File System
  • Internal Recording Format (PAL)
    3840 x 2160 / 25.00P (160 Mbps)
    1920 x 1080 / 50.00P, 50.00i, 25.00P (45 Mbps)
    3840 x 2160 / 25.00P(150 Mbps)
    1920 x 1080 / 50.00P, 25.00P (35, 17 Mbps)
  • External Recording Output
    HDMI output (When Shooting):
    UHD recording mode:
    1920 x 1080 / 25.00P, 50.00P (for Slow&Fast), 50.00i (PsF mode); 1280 x 720 / 50.00P YCC 4:2:2 8-bit
    Full HD recording mode:
    1920 x 1080 50.00P/25.00P/50i ; 1280 x720 50.00P YCC4:2:2 10-bit

    SDI output (When Shooting):
    UHD recording mode:
    1920 x 1080 / 25.00P, 50.00P (for Slow&Fast), 50.00i (PsF mode); 1280 x 720 / 50.00P YCC 4:2:2 8-bit
    Full HD recording mode:
    1920 x 1080 50.00P/25.00P/50i ; 1280 x720 50.00P YCC4:2:2 10-bit
  • Slow/Fast Motion (PAL)
    3840 x 2160 / 25.00P: x2, x4, x10, x20, x60, x120, x600, x1200
    1920 x 1080 / 50.00P: x2, x4, x10, x20, x60, x120, x600, x1200
    1920 x 1080 / 25.00P: x0.5
  • Pre-Record Function
    Yes. 3 seconds
  • Still Photos
    JPEG up to 3840x2160 (Still image resolution is dependent on the video resolution)
  • Photo Storage Media
    SD Card


  • Display Type
    Capacitive LCD touch panel
  • Size
    3.5-inch (8.8 cm) on the diagonal, Approx. 2,760,000 dots (1280 x RGB x 720)
  • Wave Form Monitor
  • Focus Assist
    Peaking / Magnify
  • Peaking
    Selectable Peaking Colour: Red / Blue / Yellow
  • Zebra
    70% or 100% reference level
  • Markers
    Grid (white/grey), Level (white/grey), 4:3 (white/grey)


  • Size
    0.36-inch (0.92 cm on the diagonal), Approx. 1,770,000 dots (1024 x RGB x 576)
  • Correction Lens
    +2.0 to -5.5 dioptre

Inputs / Outputs

  • Audio Input
    XLR 3-pin jack (x2) with 48V phantom power, Line and Mic options on detachable handle, 3.5mm microphone input jack (Supply Voltage 2.4V DC) Built-in Mic
  • Headphone Output
    3.5mm stereo mini jack
  • HDMI Output
    HDMITM mini connector. Timecode can be superimposed onto HDMI output
  • USB
    Type-C Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) equivalent. Point-to-point class and UVC supported.
  • SDI Output
  • Time Code
    Rec Run / Free Run
  • Genlock
  • LAN
  • AV Terminal
  • DC Input
  • Remote Control Terminal
    2.5mm mini jack


  • Tally Lamp
    Yes, in detachable Handle Unit
  • Colour Bars (PAL)
    Yes. SMPTE, ARIB or EBU, with 1KHz Tone
  • Accessory Shoe
    Yes (cold shoe)
  • Assignable Buttons
    5 assignable Buttons
  • Custom Dial
    Iris/Shutter/Gain, AGC Limit, Exposure Compensation, Off
  • Video Output (UVC)
    Recording system: Motion JPEG
    Resolutions: 1920×1080 (when main resolution is not 1280×720) 1280×720 (when main resolution is 1280×720)
    Frame rates: 25 fps (best effort)


  • Exposure Metering
    Center-weighted average metering
    AUTO, P, Av, Tv, Portrait, Sports, Low Light and IR modes
    Segment evaluative metering
    Night Scene, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Spotlight modes
    No metering in Fireworks mode: Exposure constant
  • Exposure Compensation
    Highlight AE, Normal, Exposure lock, Auto backlight compensation.
  • Exposure Lock
  • Auto ISO / Auto Gain Control Setting
    Auto / Manual
  • Auto Gain Control Limit
    0 - 38dB (1dB increments)
    Wide DR Mode: 9 -38dB (1dB increments)

Shutter Speed

  • Control Modes
    Auto, P, Tv, Manual
  • Shutter Speed (PAL)
    1/6 - 1/2000 sec
    (1/2 - 1/500 sec in Low Light mode)
    Shutter Speed range available dependent on shooting mode
  • Slow Shutter (SLS)
    Auto slow shutter On: 1/25 to 1/500 sec.
    Auto slow shutter Off: 1/50 to 1/500 sec.
    Auto slow shutter On: 1/12.5* to 1/500 sec. (*Display is 1/12)
    Auto slow shutter Off: 1/25 to 1/500 sec.
  • Clear Scan (PAL)

Streaming, Wi-Fi, & GPS Specifications

  • Wi-Fi
  • GPS Information (Optional Accessory)
    Location (Latitude/Longitude/Altitude), Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), Satellite reception.
    (requires the optional GPS Receiver GP-E2)

White Balance

  • Auto
  • Preset
    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

  • Program AE
    AUTO mode
    M (Manual) mode
    P (program AE), Tv (shutter-priority AE), Av (aperture-priority AE), M (manual exposure), SCN (Portrait, Sports, Night Scene, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Low Light, Spotlight, Fireworks) IR mode
  • Custom Picture Menu
    C1: Normal (BT.709 Normal / BT.709)
    C2: Wide DR (BT.709 Wide DR / BT.709)
    C3: LOG3 (Canon Log 3 / BT.709)
    C4: EOS Std. (EOS Standard / BT.709)
    C5 to C6: USER05 to USER06 (same as C1)
  • Look Settings
    Wide DR
    Standard (Adjustment: Sharpness, Contrast, Colour Depth)
  • Infrared Shooting Mode
  • Built-in IR Lamp
    Yes, in detachable Handle Unit.
    Wavelength: 850nm (near-Infrared)


  • Recording Format
    MPEG-2 AAC-LC (16-bit 2ch) / LPCM (16-bit 4ch)
  • Audio Control
    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


  • Supplied
    Lens hood with barrier, Mic holder unit, Handle Unit, Battery Pack BP-820, USB Power Adapter PD-E1, AC Cable
  • Optionals
    Canon Battery Pack BP-820/BP-828, Canon Battery Charger CG-800E/CG-800, Canon HDMI cable HTC-100/HTC-100S, Canon Shoulder Strap SS-600/SS-650, Wrist Strap WS-20, Canon PROTECT Filter 58mm, Canon ND4-L Filter 58mm, Canon ND8-L Filter 58mm, Canon GPS Receiver GP-E2, Canon Remote Controller RC-V100, Canon Battery Video Light VL-10Li/VL-10LiII, Canon Battery Pack BP-900 series (for VL-10Li/VL-10LiII), Canon Compact Power Adapter CA-910/920/930 (for charging BP-900 series), Canon Interface Cable IFC-100U / IFC-400U / IFC-150AB / IFC-40AB

Power Source

  • Power Supply (Battery)
    Canon Battery Pack BP-820 (supplied), BP-828 (optional)
  • Power Consumption
    MP4, 150Mbps/XF-AVC, 160Mbps, 25.00P: 5.2W
  • Recording Time
    MP4, 150Mbps/XF-AVC, 160Mbps, 25.00P: Max 140 mins, typical 75 mins (BP-820)

Physical Specifications

  • Dimensions
    Approx. 110 x 91 x 214 mm (main body only)
    Approx. 140 x 216 x 265 mm
    (Including lens hood, BP-820, mic holder unit, and handle unit)
  • Weight (Body Only)
  • Weight (Accessories)
  • Operating Temperature Range
    0ºC to +40ºC, 85% relative humidity
  1. Audio output through USB is not supported