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Canon XF Series HD Camcorders
Canon XF305, XF205 and XF105 (with SDI), Canon XF300, XF200 and XF100 (without SDI).

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Old September 27th, 2010, 07:44 PM   #1
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10-bit? 8-bit?

Is the camera's codec 10-bit or 8-bit? I've heard both.
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Old September 27th, 2010, 09:16 PM   #2
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Hi Glen-
The CODEC is MPEG2 Long-GOP 50Mbps 4:2:2 8-bit. The HD-SDI output is also (effective) 8-bit.
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Old September 27th, 2010, 10:00 PM   #3
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Thanks, Mike!
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