Canon Legria XA 60 4K Video Camcorder

Canon Legria XA 60 4K Video Camcorder

Highlights: • SUMMARY

• Max Aperture: f/1.8
• Recording Formats: XF-AVC
• Internal ND: Yes
• Audio Inputs: 2 x 3-Pin XLR Mic/Line
• Focal length (35mm Equivalent): Approx. 29.3-601mm
• Lens Zoom: 20x Optical Zoom
• Media Type: SD/SDHC/SDXC
• Resolution and Frame Rate: 4K
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Canon XA60 Professional UHD 4K Camcorder INCLUDED IN BOX XA60 HDU-1 Handle Unit PD-E1 USB Power Adapter BP-820 Battery Pack Lens Hood with Lens Barrier Mic Holder
Canon Legria XA 60 4K Video Camcorder
Product Code: Canon XA-60
Barcode/EAN: 4549292202243
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Shoot, record, stream

Shoot high quality 4K UHD video with the compact XA60. As well as outstanding Over Sampling HD processing, advanced autofocus, a Canon 20x optical zoom lens and HD livestreaming in UVC1 via USB-C over a computer, Capture high quality footage in either XF-AVC or MP4 formats.

Compact professional 4K UHD camcorder

Capture stunning 4K UHD and superior Full HD images thanks to a 4K 1/2.3" type CMOS sensor and DIGIC DV6 image processor. Over Sampling HD processing delivers Full HD images from the 4K sensor.

4K 20x optical zoom lens

The Canon lens covers a 29.3mm wide angle (35mm equivalent) plus a powerful 612mm reach with Dynamic IS. A digital zoom boosts to 800x with 5-axis image stabilisation.

Fast, precise focusing with face detection

Adjustable focusing speeds and advanced Hybrid AF system 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.

Professional inputs and outputs

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.

Specifications in detail
Image Sensor
1/2.3-type CMOS
RGB Primary Colour Filter
Total Pixels
Approx. 21.14MP
Effective Pixels per Sensor
Approx. 8.29 MP (3840 x 2160)
Subject Illumination Range
Approx. 0.3 lx to 100,000 lx
Minimum Illumination (PAL)
P (Program AE) Mode: Approx. 4.2 lx (shutter speed 1/25 sec with auto slow shutter On)
Low Light Mode: Approx. 0.3 lx (shutter speed 1/2 sec.)
Image Processor
Colour Sampling
YCC 4:2:0 8bit
Zoom Ratio
20x Optical
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
Approx. 29.3 - 601mm Standard IS/IS Off
Minimum Focus Distance
1 cm at wide end, 60 cm across entire zooming range
Max. Aperture
f/1.8 - 2.8 (AV Priority and Manual Modes)
Aperture Blades
8 blades
Filter Diameter
Image Stabilization System
Optical system (lens shift) + electronic stabilization Dynamic, Standard, Powered IS, Off
ND Filter
Built-in gradation filter (Auto or Off)
Zoom Control
Zoom rockers on body and handle;
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. (Instant AF, Medium AF, Normal AF)
Focus System
Hybrid AF (High Speed/Medium speed). Uses combination of TTL-video signal detection system and external phase difference metering system.
Normal AF. TTL, Contrast based AF
Iris Control
Touchscreen, Auto
Digital Zoom/Teleconverter
20x digital zoom (400x with optical zoom) and 40x digital zoom (800x with optical zoom) are available. Digital zoom not available in AUTO mode. 2x Digital Teleconverter
Video Storage Media
SD/SDHC/SDXC card (2 card slots)
Recording Time
150Mbps: 55 mins / 35Mbps: 240 mins / 17Mbps: 495 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
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
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
Selectable Peaking Colour: Red / Blue / Yellow
70% or 100% reference level
Grid (white/grey), Level (white/grey), 4:3 (white/grey)
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
Hi-Speed USB (USB 2.0) equivalent. Point-to-point class and UVC supported.
SDI Output
Time Code
Rec Run / Free Run
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
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 - 23dB (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)
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
GPS Information (Optional Accessory)
Location (Latitude/Longitude/Altitude), Coordinated Universal Time (UTC), Satellite reception.
(requires the optional GPS Receiver GP-E2)
White Balance
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 to C6: USER02 to USER06
Look Settings
(Adjustment: Sharpness, Contrast, Colour Depth)
Colour Matrix Settings
Neutral: accurate colour reproduction
Video: Higher contrast colour reproduction
Infrared Shooting Mode
Yes (green or white)
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
Lens hood with barrier, Mic holder unit, Handle Unit HDU-1, Battery Pack BP-820, USB Power Adapter PD-E1, AC Cable
Canon Battery Pack BP-820/BP-828, Canon Battery Charger CG-800E/CG-800, Canon HDMI cable HTC-100/HTC-100S, Canon Tele Converter TL-H58, Canon Wide Attachment WA-H58, 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-300PCU/S / IFC-400PCU
Power Source
Power Supply (Battery)
Canon Battery Pack BP-820 (supplied), BP-828 (optional)
Power Consumption
MP4, 150Mbps 25.00P : Approx. 4.5W
XF-AVC,160Mbps 25.00P : Approx 4.5W
Full HD:
MP4, 35Mbps 50.00P : Approx. 4.6W
XF-AVC, 45Mbps 50.00P : Approx. 4.6W
Recording Time
MP4: 150Mbps/25.00p: Max. 165 mins (BP-820), typical 95 mins /
Max. 240 Mins, typical 140 mins ( Optional BP-828)
XF-AVC: 160Mbps/25.00P: Max. 160 mins (BP-820), typical 95 mins.
Max. 230 mins, typical 145 mins (Optional BP-828)
Physical Specifications
Approx. 109 x 84 x 182 mm (main body only)
Approx. 131 x 180 x 231 mm
(Including lens hood, BP-820, mic holder unit, and handle unit)
Weight (Body Only)
Approx. 740g
Weight (Accessories)
Operating Temperature Range
0ºC to +40ºC, 85% relative humidity