The XC15 features a 1″ 12MP CMOS sensor capable of capturing up to Ultra HD 4K resolutions at up to 29.97 fps and 1080p at up to 59.94p, and an integrated f/2.8 – 5.6, 8.9 to 89mm zoom lens, which has a 35mm equivalent focal length of 27.3 to 273mm in video mode. The camera has separate focus and zoom rings and offers auto and manual focus controls. The XC15 supports both CFast and SD cards like the XC10 did. 4K video records to CFast cards in an MXF wrapper at up to 305 Mbps in an H.264-based, IntraFrame, 4:2:2, 8-bit codec; while 1080p video writes to SD cards at up to 50 Mbps in an H.264-based, Long-GOP, 4:2:2, 8-bit codec, also in an MXF wrapper. Still images are also written to SD cards. The Canon XC15 is a superb (high Definition) camcorder from canon. Many users like to save the recordings of Canon XC15 on the internal flash storage or hard drive on the computer. However, there are multiple factors such as storage media corruption, virus infection, accidental deletion, flash memory card formatting can caused video loss. In this case, to recover lost videos from Canon XC15 Camcorder on Mac OS X, you need to choose a powerful data recovery software that available for your Mac OS X.
You may have lost your vital photos, videos and audio files from a Canon XC15 CFast and SD cards due to any reason above. As a matter of fact, the files are not completely erased from the Canon XC15 CFast and SD cards on the deletion or formatting. Only files names and properties are erased, the file content is still hanging around and recoverable. All you need is to get a CF (Compact Flash) card recovery Mac tool, which can help to retrieve all the contents. Canon XC15 Data Recovery for Mac (compatible with macOS 10.12 Sierra, Mac OS X 10.11 EI Capitan, 10.10 Yosemite, 10.9 Mavericks, 10.8(Mountain Lion), 10.7, 10.6, or 10.5) is one of that. Before acting, keep in mind that less operation on the Canon XC15 CFast and SD cards gives you higher chances to get lost files back.
Download CFast and SD cards Data Recovery for Mac:
Download CFast and SD cards Data Recovery for Windows:
Step 1. Connect your Canon XC15 CFast and SD cards to Mac
Connect your Canon XC15 CFast and SD cards to the Mac through proper adapters or the device directly. Then run the program and go to“Lost File Recovery” to begin the Canon XC15 CFast and SD cards recovery work.
Lost File Recovery: It allows you to recover files deleted by Command + Delete, or emptied from Trash, and lost files from formatted or corrupted partitions. This recovery mode is recommended first. It enables you to recover lost data with original file names and folder structures.
Raw Recovery: If Lost File Recovery cannot find your wanted files, you can try Raw Recovery, but the recovered files here have no original names and folder structure.
Step 2. Select the Canon XC15 CF path for recovery
The program can detects all drives connected to the computer.After entering the Lost File Recovery/Raw Recovery, choose the disk or partition where you lost your files and click “Scan” to find lost data.
If you don’t want to recover all the content from the Canon XC15 CFast and SD cards, you can set the file type by clicking “Select File Kind”/“Filter Option”. Then choose photo, audio or video from the “File Type”, and even the specific file formats, if you have a requirement. Then continue the work via “Scan”.
Step 3. Recover Canon XC15 CFast and SD cards on Mac
After the complete scan, all the files found back are well listed in the scan result panel. Check the folders of audio, video and photo on the left, and then hit “Recover” to get them all back. Remember to save them on your Mac or other storage devices, but not the same Canon XC15 CFast and SD cards from which you lost them before due to safety of the file.
Note: As to photos, you can preview them before you execute the recovery. During the preview, you can check the quality of them and decide which one to recover. If you are a Windows user, please try Canon XC15 CFast and SD cards Data Recovery (compatible with Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP) here to do Compact Flash data Recovery.