Canon XA70

A 1.0-inch Type CMOS 4K pro camcorder. With Dual Pixel CMOS AF, 15x optical zoom plus 5-axis stabilisation, HDMI out and UVC, it’s a versatile workhorse.


  • 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 or Canon’s GP-E2 GPS receiver

Introducing the XA70

A 1.0-inch Type CMOS 4K camcorder with 15x optical zoom and 5-axis stabilisation, Dual Pixel CMOS AF, plus USB-C output for UVC Livestreaming1.
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Compact professional 4K UHD camcorder

Capture stunning 4K UHD and superior Full HD images thanks to a 1.0-inch Type CMOS 4K sensor and DIGIC DV6 image processor. Over Sampling HD processing delivers Full HD images from the sensor.

4K 15x optical zoom lens

The Canon lens covers a 25.5 – 382mm (35mm equivalent) range. A digital zoom boosts to 300x with 5-axis image stabilisation.

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Fast, precise focusing with face detection

Adjustable focusing speeds and advanced Dual Pixel CMOS AF give fast and precise focusing. Use the 3.5-inch LCD display to set focus by touching the AF point required. Face Detection AF and Face Tracking are available while Manual Focus is set via the focus/zoom ring.

XF-AVC and MP4 for flexible recording

Choose from XF-AVC or MP4 recording formats. Record XF-AVC 4K UHD 160Mbps at 25P, plus Full HD 45Mbps at 50P/50i/25P. For smaller files, record MP4 4K 150Mbps at 25P and Full HD 35Mbps or 17Mbps at 50P/25P.

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Multiple shooting functions

Output options include simultaneous backup and relay recording via dual SD card and Infrared mode. For specialist capture, record Slow Motion in Full HD 0.5x or Fast Motion in 4K/Full HD up to 1200x. Colour match with other Canon cameras via the custom picture menu.

Livestream and more

Stream HD footage via UVC1 over a computer or add a date and time stamp with OSD recording. Two XLR terminals on a detachable handle plus 4-channel linear PCM bring pro audio options.

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What’s in the box

  • XA70

  • Handle Unit

  • PD-E1 USB Power Adapter

  • BP-820 Battery Pack

  • Lens Hood with Lens Barrier

  • Mic Holder

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