Product Advisories

Thank you for using Canon products.

Canon has released a firmware update for the XF105 / XF100 Professional Camcorder.

Affected Products
XF105 Professional Camcorder
XF100 Professional Camcorder

Firmware Version incorporates the following modifications:
1. A phenomenon in which the optical axis guide remains visible during 3D shooting has been corrected.
2. The polarity of the XLR terminal has been modified to improve compatibility with external audio devices. The pin configuration has been modified to be consistent with the description in the Instruction Manual.

Firmware Version is for XF105 and XF100 camcorders with Firmware Version to Version If your camcorder's firmware is already Version, it is not necessary to update the firmware. Once the camcorder is updated to the latest version, it cannot be restored to a previous version.

Download Firmware Version for the XF105.
Download Firmware Version for the XF100.

Please update the bundled Canon XF Utility application to Version 1.3 or later so that video clips that are recorded with Firmware Version or later can be correctly recognized by the application.
Canon XF Utility 1.3 updater for Windows and Mac OS X for the XF105.
Canon XF Utility 1.3 updater for Windows and Mac OS X for the XF100.

This information is for residents of the United States and Puerto Rico only. If you do not reside in the USA or Puerto Rico, please contact the Canon Customer Support Center in your region. Please register your XF105 or XF100. By registering, we will be able to notify you via email when future firmware updates become available for download.

Thank you,
Customer Support Operations
Canon U.S.A., Inc

Contact Information for Inquiries
Canon Customer Support Center
Phone: 1-800-OK-CANON
TDD: 1-866-251-3752
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