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Sony-hvr-z5.32675002
6.0 out of 10

Sony HVR-Z5

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Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Camera Section
Pickup Device : 3 Progressive 1/3 inch-type ; ClearVid CMOS Sensor system with Exmor technology
Camera Section
Built-In Optical Filters : Clear, 1/4, 1/16, 1/64 ND
Camera Section
Enhanced Clear Scan ECS : Auto: ; 1/60 - 1/2000 ; Manual: ; 60i/30p: 1/4 - 1/10000 ; 24p: 1/3 - 1/10000
Camera Section
Slow & Quick Motion Function : NA
Camera Section
Sensitivity (2000 lx, 89.9% reflectance) : Close to F8 @ 60i
Camera Section
Minimum Illumination : 1.5 lux (auto gain, auto iris, 1/30 shutter)
Camera Section
Gain Selection : -6, -3, 0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21 dB
Camera Section
Smear Level : no smear (CMOS)
Included Lens
Zoom Ratio Selectable : Sony G Lens ; 20x (optical), servo/manual, 30x (digital) when {D.EXTENDER} is set to [ON]
Included Lens
Focal Length : f = 4.1 to 82mm (3/16 - 3¼ in.); (f = 29.5 to 590 mm in 16:9 mode, f = 36.1 to 722 mm in 4:3 mode 35mm equivalent)
Included Lens
Iris : F1.6 to F16 and Close, auto/manual selectable
Included Lens
Maximum Relative Aperture : 1: 1.6
Included Lens
Focus : Auto, manual (focus ring/one push auto/infi nity/AF assist/focus macro)
Included Lens
Image Stabilizer : ON/OFF (HARD, STANDARD, SOFT, WIDE CONV.)
Included Lens
Filter Thread : M72 mm, pitch 0.75 mm (on lens)
General
Mass : Approx. 2.2 kg (5 lb 1 oz) (body w/ lens hood and lens cover) ; Approx. 2.6 kg (5 lb 10 oz) w/ battery pack (NP-F770); cassette (PHDVM-63DM); lens hood w/cover and microphone (ECM-XM1)
General
Power Requirements : DC 7.2 V (battery pack), DC 8.4 V (AC Adaptor)
General
Power Consumption : HDV: Approx. 7.1 W (with ECM-XM1 / LCD viewfinder ON) ; DVCAM/DV: Approx. 6.8 W (with ECM-XM1 / LCD viewfinder ON)
General
Operating Temperature : 0 to +40 °C (+32 to +104 °F)
General
Storage Temperature : -20 to +60 °C (-4 to +140 °F)
General
Humidity : 25% to 85% (relative humidity)
General
Continuous Operating Time : HDV format: Approx. 395min (NP-F970) ; DVCAM/DV format: Approx. 415min (NP-F970)
General
Recording/Playback time : HDV 63 min (using a PHDVM- 63DM cassette) ; DVCAM 41 min (using a PHDVM- 63DM cassette) ; DV SP 63 minute (using a PHDVM- 63DM cassette)
General
Audio Recording : HDV: MPEG-1 Audio Layer II (2ch, 16-bit, 48 kHz), transfer rate: 384kbps ; DVCAM/DV: Linear PCM (2ch, 16-bit, 48 kHz) PCM (4ch, 12-bit, 32 kHz)
General
Recording Media : PHDVM-63DM Mini Cassette
General
Recording Frame Rate NTSC model : HDV: 1440 x 1080/60i/30p/24p; DVCAM, DV SP: 720 x 480/60i
General
Recording Frame Rate PAL model : N/A
General
Video Recording Format : HDV Mode 1: (MPEG2 MP@H-14L), 4:2:0, 25Mbps (1440 x 1080); DVCAM (25 Mbps) 480/60i (NTSC); DV SP (25 Mbps) 480/60i (NTSC)
Monitoring
Built-In LCD Monitor : 3.2 inch type (Viewable area measured diagonally), XtraFine LCD, approx. 921,600 dots, (1920 x 480) hybrid type, 16:9 aspect ratio
Monitoring
Viewfinder : 0.45 inch type Color LCD (Viewable area measured diagonally), approx. 1,226,880 dots (852 x 3[RGB] x 480), 16:9 aspect ratio
Inputs/Outputs
Genlock In : NA
Inputs/Outputs
TC IN : NA
Inputs/Outputs
SDI IN : NA
Inputs/Outputs
Audio In : CH-1/CH-2: XLR 3-pin (female) x 2, line/mic/mic +48 V selectable
Inputs/Outputs
AES/EBU Input : NA
Inputs/Outputs
MIC In : N/A
Inputs/Outputs
Test Out : NA
Inputs/Outputs
SDI Out : NO (HDMI Type A {19 pin})
Inputs/Outputs
Composite Video Out : A/V Out Jack: 10 pin connector; (composite and unbalanced audio x2ch with the supplied A/V connecting cable)
Inputs/Outputs
Component Out : A/V Out Jack: 10-pin connector ; (component, and unbalanced audio x2ch with the supplied A/V Component cable)
Inputs/Outputs
Audio Out : A/V OUT jack: 10 pin connector ; (unbalanced audio x2ch with the supplied cables)
Inputs/Outputs
TC Out : NA
Inputs/Outputs
Earphone : Stereo mini-jack (ø3.5 mm)
Inputs/Outputs
USB : NA
Inputs/Outputs
DC In : With the DK-415 connecting cable (BATTERY SLOT)
Inputs/Outputs
DC Out : NA
Inputs/Outputs
Lens Conector : NA
Inputs/Outputs
Remote : LANC - Stereo mini-mini jack (Ø2.5 mm)
Inputs/Outputs
Light : NA
Inputs/Outputs
Camera Adaptor : NA
Inputs/Outputs
i.Link : IEEE1394, 4-pin, HDV/DV stream input/output, S400
Inputs/Outputs
Memory Stick : For Stills Memory Stick Duo/PRO Duo/PRO-HG Duo can be used
Inputs/Outputs
Gigabit Ethernet : NA
Inputs/Outputs
Monitor Speaker : YES
Lens
Lens Mount : NA
Support
Find related product support and help in Sony eSupport
Product Warranty
Limited Warranty
Release Date
First seen
27 August 2008