Firmware Notice: XA35, XA30 & VIXIA HF G40: Firmware Version

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Firmware Version incorporates the following enhancement:

An 8Mbps bit rate setting has been added to the MP4 format. (Resolution: 1280x720, Frame rate: 59.94P for NTSC recording and 50.00P for PAL recording.)

Firmware Version is for XA35/XA30, HF G40 camcorders with Firmware 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.

For further information, please refer to the latest version of the unit’s Instruction Manual that is released with the firmware update.


Download Firmware Version for the XA35, XA30 & VIXIA HF G40.

This information is for residents of the United States and its five territories only. If you do not reside in the USA or its five territories, please contact the Canon Customer Support Center in your region.

If you have not already done so, please register your XA35, XA30 or VIXIA HF G40. By registering, we will be able to notify you via email about future service upgrades.

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

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