www.testfreaks.com

Reviews, reviews, reviews...

Sony-xdcam-pmw-100.33671912
8.4 out of 10

Sony XDCAM PMW-100

Go far beyond the conventional with Sony's first handheld camcor Read more

Best Price at Amazon

Specifications

Feature
Value
Comment
Camera Section
Effective Picture Elements : 1920(H) x 1080(V)
Camera Section
Slow Shutter : 2-, 3-, 4-, 5-, 6-, 7-, 8-, 16-, 32-, and 64-frame accumulation
Camera Section
Gain Selection : -3, 0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 18dB
Built-In Microphone
Capsule Type : Omni-directional stereo electret condenser microphone.
General
Operating Temperature : 0 to +40 °C (+32 to +104 °F)
General
Power Requirements : DC 12 V
General
Power Consumption : Approx. 12 W (while recording, EVF On, LCD monitor Off, I/O Select Off); Approx. 14 W (while recording, EVF On, LCD monitor On, I/O Select HD SDI and HD HDMI)
General
Mass : Approx. 3 lbs, 5 oz (body); Approx. 3 lbs, 15 oz (with lens hood, eye piece, BP-U30 battery, one SxS memory card)
General
Storage Temperature : -20 to +60 °C (-4 to +140 °F)
General
Humidity : 10 to 90% (relative humidity)
General
Continuous Operating Time : Approx. 240 min. w/BP-U60 battery
General
Video Recording Format : UDF Mode (HD Recording); MPEG HD422 (MPEG-2 422P@HL):; CBR, 50 Mb/s; MPEG HD420 (1440x1080, MPEG-2 MP@HL):; HQ mode (VBR, maximum bit rate: 35 Mb/s); SP mode (CBR, 25 Mb/s) - playback only; LP mode (VBR, maximum bit rate: 18 Mb/s) - playback only; UDF Mode (SD Recording); DVCAM (CBR, 25 Mb/s); FAT Mode (HD Recording); MPEG HD420 (1920x1080, MPEG-2 MP@HL):; HQ mode (VBR, maximum bit rate: 35 Mb/s); SP mode (CBR, 25 Mb/s); Fat Mode (SD Recording); DVCAM (CBR, 25 Mb/s)
General
Audio Recording : UDF Mode (HD Recording); MPEG HD422 (MPEG-2 422P@HL):; 4 channels, 48KHz, 24-bit LPCM; MPEG HD420 (1440x1080, MPEG-2 MP@HL):; 4 channels, 48KHz, 16-bit LPCM; UDF Mode (SD Recording); DVCAM: 4 ch/16 bits/48 kHz; FAT Mode (HD Recording); MPEG HD420 (1920x1080, MPEG-2 MP@HL):; 2 channels, 48KHz, 16-bit LPCM; Fat Mode (SD Recording); DVCAM: 2 channels, 48 KHz, 16-bit LPCM
General
Recording Media : SBP-8/16/32, (GB) SxS Express 34 Cards
General
Recording/Playback time : UDF Mode (HD Recording); 50 Mb/s MPEG HD422 (MPEG-2 422P@HL):; Approx. 120 min with SBS-64G1A (64 GB) memory card; Approx. 60 min with SBP-32 / SBS-32G1A (32 GB) memory card; Approx. 30 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card; 35 Mb/s VBR, HQ Mode MPEG HD420 (1440x1080, MPEG-2 MP@HL):; Approx. 180 min with SBS-64G1A (64 GB) memory card; Approx. 90 min with SBP-32 / SBS-32G1A (32 GB) memory card; Approx. 45 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card; UDF Mode (SD Recording); 25 Mb/s DVCAM; Approx. 220 min with SBS-64G1A (64 GB) memory card; Approx. 110 min with SBP-32 / SBS-32G1A (32 GB) memory card; Approx. 55 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card; FAT Mode (HD Recording); 35 Mb/s VBR, HQ Mode - MPEG HD420 (MPEG-2 MP@HL):; Approx. 200 min with SBS-64G1A (64 GB) memory card; Approx. 100 min with SBP-32 / SBS-32G1A (32 GB) memory card; Approx. 50 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card; 25 Mb/s CBR, SP Mode - MPEG HD 420 (MPEG-2 MP@HL-14):; Approx. 280 min with SBS-64G1A (64 GB) memory card; Approx. 140 min with SBP-32 / SBS-32G1A (32 GB) memory card; Approx. 70 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card; Fat Mode (SD Recording); 25 Mb/s DVCAM; Approx. 220 min with SBS-64G1A (64 GB) memory card; Approx. 110 min with SBP-32 / SBS-32G1A (32 GB) memory card; Approx. 55 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card
Monitoring
Viewfinder : 0.24-inch color LCD: 392 (H) x 224 (V) pixels, 16:9
Monitoring
Built-In LCD Monitor : 3.5-inch color LCD: 852 (H) x 3 (RGB) x 480 (V), 16:9
Media
Type : ExpressCard/34 slot x 2
Inputs/Outputs
SDI Out : BNC x1, HD/SD switchable, SMPTE-292M/259M
Inputs/Outputs
TC IN : x1 (switchable to TC Out), SMPTE-12M-2008, 0.5-1.8 Vp-p, 10k?
Inputs/Outputs
Audio In : XLR-type 3-pin (female) (x2): line, mic, mic +48 V selectable
Inputs/Outputs
USB : USB 2.0 (device), mini-B type x1
Inputs/Outputs
Composite Video Out : BNC x1, (switchable to Genlock In), HD-Y / Composite switchable, 1.0 Vp-p, 75?
Inputs/Outputs
Audio Out : A/V OUT jack: 10 pin connector
Inputs/Outputs
TC Out : BNC x1 (switchable to TC In), SMPTE-12M-2008, 1.0 Vp-p, 10k?
Inputs/Outputs
Earphone : Mini-jack x 1 (rear: stereo)
Inputs/Outputs
Monitor Speaker : Monaural, 250 mW
Inputs/Outputs
i.Link : IEEE-1394, 4-pin, (x1), HDV (HDV 1080i) / DV input/output, S400
Inputs/Outputs
Genlock In : BNC x1 (switchable to Video Out), 1.0 Vp-p, 75?
Included Lens
Zoom Ratio Selectable : 10x (optical) servo/manual
Included Lens
Focal Length : f = 5.4 – 54 mm (equivalent to 40-400 mm on 35mm lens)
Included Lens
Iris : F1.8 – F2.0 auto / manual selectable
Included Lens
Focus : Auto / manual selectable, 10 mm to ? (wide), 800 mm to ? (tele)
Included Lens
Filter Thread : M37 mm, pitch 0.75 mm
Included Lens
Image Stabilizer : ON/OFF selectable, shift lens
Support
Find related product support and help in Sony eSupport
Product Warranty
Owner's Manual
Release Date
First seen
11 April 2012