Canon XC10

The following compatible memory cards, data rates, and recording time information has been extracted from the Canon XC10 website and/or camera manual. All information is subject to change, and all data rates and recording times are approximate values. Bit rates and recording times will vary depending on the content being captured.

Canon XC10 Compatible Memory Cards

The following table shows all compatible memory cards for the Canon XC10 camera.

Card Make Type Model Size
CFast 2.0 SanDisk Extreme PRO SDCFSP-256G-xxxD (*1) (*2) 525MB/s 256GB
SDCFSP-128G-xxxD (*1)(*2) 525MB/s  128 GB
SDCFSP-064G-xxxD (*1)(*2) 525MB/s 64 GB
SDCFSP-128G-xxxA (*1) 515MB/s 128 GB
SDCFSP-128G-xxxB (*1) 515MB/s 128 GB
SDCFSP-064G-xxxB (*1) 515MB/s 64 GB
SONY G Series CAT-G128(*2) 128GB
CAT-G64(*2) 64GB
Lexar 3500x Discontinued 256GB
128GB
64GB

*1 Verify the letter that appears at the end of the model number. The ‘xxx’ portion in the model numbers represents a 3-character region code.
*2 Compatible with Video Performance Guarantee 130 (VPG-130).

IMPORTANT
Proper operation cannot be guaranteed for all recording media.
In some cases, it may take longer to write data on the CFast card and recording may stop. To avoid this, we recommend that users regularly fully format and refresh their card using the “CFast Full Format and Refresh Tool” available from the link below.
SanDisk : http://kb.sandisk.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/17370
Lexar : http://www.lexar.com/support/downloads
If the card is inserted into a camera with a different firmware version, a message recommending to initialize the card may be displayed. In such case, back up the clips recorded on the card and then initialize it with the camera.

Canon XC10 Data Rates and Approximate Recording Times

The following table shows the approximate recording times of the Canon XC10 camera using various recording formats, memory card types and memory card sizes.

Movie format / Resolution Frame rate fps Bit rate Mbit/s Maximunm Recording Times in Minutes
CFast 2.0 SD
64GB 128GB 16GB 32GB
MXF 4K
(3840 x 2160)
25.00P 305 Mbps 25 55
25.00P 205 Mbps 40 80
MXF HD
(1920 x 1080)
50.00P 50 Mbps 40 80
50.00i 35 Mbps 60 120
25.00P 35 Mbps
MP4 HD
(1920 x 1080)
50.00P 35 Mbps 60 120
25 35 Mbps

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