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The Canon XC10 4K Camcorder features a compact, lightweight and versatile design for convenient 4K/Full HD video shooting and 12 Megapixel digital still photography. This all-in-one ergonomically convenient camcorder can satisfy a broad range of video and still production needs. The XC10 4K Camcorder is for everyone from next-generation advanced amateurs to professional 4K and HD videographers, from digital filmmakers needing a cost-effective 4K/HD "B" or "C" camera to multimedia journalists and news agencies seeking a 4K video camera. The XC10 4K Camcorder also appeals to the needs of cross media professionals in that it can also capture 12 Megapixel still images and provide 8 Megapixel stills extracted from 4K motion video.

The XC10 Camcorder's 4K imaging system is purpose-built of proprietary components, including a Genuine Canon 10x Wide-Angle Zoom Lens with 2x Digital Teleconverter and Optical Image Stabilization. Employing a special Canon compact optical system, the lens offers a zoom ratio of 27.3-273mm for movies and 24.1-241mm for photos. The XC10 4K Camcorder also features a specially designed Canon 12 Megapixel one-inch CMOS sensor that can deliver 12 stops of exposure latitude. And the new DIGIC DV5 signal processor that provides the image-processing power and speed to deliver high image quality, performance and innovative new features like the Canon XF-AVC codec for 4K and HD recording.

Operability innovations designed into the XC10 4K Camcorder further facilitate creative expression and the ability to capture superb 4K/HD video and high-resolution still images. These include a Vari-Angle LCD monitor with a capacitive touch-panel for simple intuitive control, a rotating hand grip to support both movie and still-image shooting, Dual Pixel Auto Focus with Face Detection, a built-in ND filter, built-in dual-band Wi-Fi, and much more. The camcorder can be hand-held, or used with a wide range of camera-support accessories, including car mounts and drones.

Offering slow- and fast-motion recording, multiple custom picture settings including Canon log and Canon Wide DR Gamma, and interval shooting for time-lapse still photography, the XC10 4K Camcorder offers a wide range of workflow option. The camcorder can record H.264 4:2:2/8-bit MXF 4K (QFHD) 3840 x 2160 movies to internal CFast cards or Full HD 1920 x 1080 video to SD cards at multiple frame and bit rates (up to 305Mbps in 4K). The XC10 4K Camcorder also offers 4K 30p movie playback output via its HDMI 1.4 output.

Still-photography features include a mechanical shutter to help eliminate rolling-shutter distortion, up to 2.8 fps performance, support for multiple aspect ratios, and compatibility with such EOS accessories as Speedlite flash units, Canon GPS receivers, remote controllers, and LP-E6 series batteries and chargers.

Versatile, compact, and convenient, the XC10 4K Camcorder is a lightweight 4K/HD/still photography hybrid delivering high image quality and convenience to meet the diverse imaging needs of today's expanding universe of budget-conscious digital content creation professionals.

SanDisk 64GB CFastTM 2.0 Memory Card & Card Reader INCLUDED!

$2,999.99 MSRP

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Print Specs

  • What's in the Box
    • XC10 4K Camcorder
    • Shoulder Strap
    • Lens Cap
    • Hood Unit
    • Viewfinder Unit
    • High-speed HDMI Cable
    • USB Cable
    • Battery Pack (LP-E6N)
    • Battery Charger (LC-E6)
    • Compact Power Adapter (CA-570)
    • Remote Controller (RC-6)
  • Zoom Ratio10x
  • Focal Length Range

    8.9 to 89 mm

  • Number Of Blades

    8-blade iris diaphragm

  • Power SupplyBattery Pack(*): LP-E6N(7.2V 1865mAh)
    Battery Charger: LC-E6, LC-E6E
    Compact Power Adapter CA-570
  • Recording/Codec

    MPEG-4 AVC/H.264

  • Recording Options(1) 4K recording (size: 3840 x 2160), (2) HD recording (size: 1920 x 1080)
  • Audio

    Linear PCM (16-bit/48kHz), 2ch

  • Image Sensor

    CMOS sensor (single panel)

  • Effective PixelsMovies: approx. 8.29 megapixels (3840 x 2160)
    Photos: approx. 12 megapixels (4000 x 3000)
  • Total Pixels

    Approx. 13.36 megapixels (4224 x 3164)

  • LensCanon 4K Video Lens
  • Focusing System


    AF/Manual (Focus ring)

    AF system

    TTL-video signal sensing system


    Face detection & tracking, AiAF (in photo mode), PUSH AF, touch focus function provided

  • ISO RangelSO100 - 20000/Gain 0.0dB - 42dB
    Auto ISO limit/AGC limit functions incorporated
  • ND Filter Settings

    1 unit (single density)

  • White BalanceAuto / Daylight / Shade / Cloudy / Fluorescent / Fluorescent H / Tungsten / Flash (*) / colour Temperature / set (1/2)

    For photos (*)

  • Frame Rate

    (1) 4K recording

    305 Mbps

    NTSC: 29.97P/23.98P
    PAL: 25.00P

    205 Mbps

    (2) HD recording

    50 Mbps

    NTSC: 59.94P
    PAL: 50.00P

    35 Mbps

    NTSC: 29.97P/23.98P/59.94i
    PAL: 25.00P/50.00i

  • Viewfinder

    Not available (but viewfinder unit comes with it)

  • LCD Screen (Monitor Unit)3.0-inch (7.66 cm on the diagonal) colour LCD (with 3:2 aspect ratio)
    Approx. 1,030,000 dots, 100% view field coverage
    Electrostatic capacitance-type touch panel, variable-angle supported
  • Recording Media


    4K recording

    SD Card

    Recording of HD video images, photos (JPEG), menus, etc. possible

  • USB TerminalYes
  • HDMI TerminalYes