Canon Launches Brand New Professional Imaging Products
    Expand the Possibilities of Visual Expression
     

    HONG KONG, 12 September 2018 - Canon today announces the new XF705 Broadcast grade 4K professional camcorder, UJ122x8.2B super telephoto broadcast zoom lens, UJ111x8.3B super telephoto broadcast zoom lens & CJ25ex7.6B telephoto broadcast zoom lens that support 4K video capture in exceptional image quality to meet a wide range of professional needs. Feature highlights are as follow:

    XF705 Broadcast grade 4K professional camcorder
    High image quality movie shooting:
    • 4K UHD (3840x2160) / 50P 4:2:2 10-bit H.265 format at maximum 160Mbps recording bit rate
    • HD (1920x1080) / 100P 4:2:2 10-bit H.265 format at maximum 180Mbps recording bit rate
    • 1.0" 8.29-megapixel CMOS sensor provides low noise and high sensitivity
    • Canon 25.5mm wide angle 15x optical zoom 4K "L" lens with Super UD lens to ensure low chromatic aberration
    • Focal range can be extended to 25.5-765mm with 30x Advanced Zoom (HD shooting mode)
    • Canon Log 3 Gamma realizes a wide dynamic range with 13 stops
    • Wide DR Gamma achieves a wide dynamic range of 800%
    • Support internal recording of HDR (HLG and PQ) video
    • Dual DIGIC DV 6 digital image processor enhances 4K arithmetic processing capacity
     
    Excellent Operability:
    • 3 separate lens rings (focus, zoom and iris) for better control
    • Built-in Dual Pixel CMOS AF supports continuous AF function, able to select focus point within 80% of screen area
    • Large 4" 1,230,000-dot high resolution LCD touch panel, able to choose focus point with a touch
    • Built-in 3-density (1/4, 1/16, 1/64) ND filter
     
    Extra Functionality:
    • HDR viewing assist function for checking simulated HDR video on LCD and EVF
    • Dual SD Card Slots for simultaneous recording and relay recording
    • Support IP streaming for online video streaming in real time
    • 12G-SDI output terminal, able to view 4K video on 4K display with just one SDI cable
     

     

    UJ122x8.2B Super Telephoto Broadcast Zoom Lens
    • 122x super telephoto broadcast zoom lens with 8.2-1000mm focal range and can be extended to 2000mm with built-in 2x extender
    • Flagship model with world’s highest specs for maximum zoom and wide angle
    • Supports 4K (4096 x 2160 pixels) resolution
    • Ultra-low dispersion fluorite lens effective in eliminating chromatic aberration
    • Built-in Optical Shift Image Stabilizer
    • The first broadcast lens to feature ASC coating, which combines vapor-deposited multi-layer coatings with an ultra-low refractive index outermost layer
    • Compatible with 2/3" B4 mount Camcorder
    • Compatible with existing HD broadcast lens accessories
     

     

    UJ111x8.3B Super Telephoto Broadcast Zoom Lens
    • 111x super telephoto broadcast zoom lens with 8.3-925mm focal range and can be extended to 1850mm with built-in 2x extender
    • Supports 4K (4096 x 2160 pixels) resolution
    • Ultra-low dispersion fluorite lens effective in eliminating chromatic aberration
    • Built-in Optical Shift Image Stabilizer
    • The first broadcast lens to feature ASC coating, which combines vapor-deposited multi-layer coatings with an ultra-low refractive index outermost layer
    • Compatible with 2/3" B4 mount Camcorder
    • Compatible with existing HD broadcast lens accessories
     

     

    CJ25ex7.6B Telephoto Broadcast Zoom Lens
    • 25x telephoto broadcast zoom lens with 7.6-190mm focal range and can be extended to 380mm with built-in 2x extender
    • HDR, BT.2020 offers a wider color gamut, brightness, and resolution
    • Supports 4K (4096 x 2160 pixels) resolution
    • Minimum object distance at 0.8m
    • Compatible with 2/3" B4 mount Camcorder
    • Lens weight at only 1.99kg
     

     

    The official sales dates and suggested retail prices will be announced later.
     

     

    About Canon Hongkong Company Limited
    Canon Inc. (TSE:7751 / NYSE:CAJ) was founded in 1937 in Japan. Its predecessor, Precision Optical Instruments Laboratory, produced Japan's first 35 mm focal-plane-shutter camera “Kwanon” in 1934. Canon Inc. eventually expanded into the photocopying and printing industries, launching Japan's first plain-paper copier NP-1100 in 1970 and the world's first inkjet printer BJ-80 in 1985. Through the years, Canon Inc. has acquired in-depth experience in digital imaging product manufacturing, and research and development. It is a leader in the development of innovative products and holds the most technology patents in the imaging industry. Canon Inc. also makes a significant contribution to the promotion of photography. Today, Canon Inc. has a strong global presence and is one of the most important market players in the imaging, office and industrial product categories. As of 31 December 2017, Canon's global revenue was US$36.1 billion.
     
    One of the company’s first offices in Asia, Canon Hongkong Co., Ltd. (CHK) was established in 1971. It is responsible for the sales, marketing and after-sales services for all Canon product lines in Hong Kong and Macau. CHK adheres to Canon’s corporate philosophy of “kyosei”, which encourages the company and its staff to participate in social, charitable and environmental activities in the community. CHK implements internationally-recognized management systems and has achieved ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 27001 (Canon Digital Production Center) and OHSAS 18001 certification. For more information about Canon Hongkong, please visit our website: https://hk.canon/.