Canon has released a firmware update for the XF300/XF305 - High Definition Camcorders.
Firmware Version 220.127.116.11 incorporates the following improvements.
Firmware Version 18.104.22.168 is for XF305 and XF300 camcorders with Firmware Version 22.214.171.124 to Version 126.96.36.199. If your camcorder's firmware is already Version 188.8.131.52, 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.
Please update the bundled Canon XF Utility application to Version 1.3 or later so that video clips that are recorded with Firmware Version 184.108.40.206 or later can be correctly recognized by the application.
Please download the Canon XF Utility 1.3.2 for Windows or Mac OS X from the XF300 page.
Please download the Canon XF Utility 1.3.2 for Windows or Mac OS X from the XF305 page.
The Instruction Manual provides more information on the new features and benefits available in this firmware update.
Download the new version of the Instruction Manual for the XF300.
Download the new version of the Instruction Manual for the XF305.
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 XF305 or your XF300. By registering, we will be able to notify you via email when future firmware updates become available for download. If you already registered, please ensure you are opted-in to receive the notification.
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