The Canon XC10 is a hybrid camera that is capable of recording 4K video and also shooting and sharing still image files. The camera is built around a 12-megapixel 1-inch-type CMOS sensor and is equipped with a DIGIC DV5 image processor. Its ISO range of 160 to 20,000 makes it suitable for use in a wide variety of lighting conditions.
The camera's highlight is surely its ability to shoot 4K video, which can be recorded at up to 30 frames per second to an internal CFast 2.0 card slot. It can also record Full HD 1080p footage to an SD card slot at 50 megabytes per second.
The Canon XC10 is suitable for indie film makers and multimedia shooters, with the ease of use and high quality 4K recording being its main selling points.