PXW-70 XDCAM Camcorder (4k)

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User Level : Medium (some reading required)

Please note:
Currently on campus our media labs are not set up for, nor do they or the staff administrating them support 4K video.
Read this as; “You are on your own with 4k.”

Sony’s PXW-X70 Professional XDCAM Compact Camcorder is about the same size as a conventional 1/3″ professional compact camcorder, but it features a 1″ type sensor, which is larger than a super-16 sized sensor and more than eight times the size of a 1/3″ sensor. The larger Exmor R sensor size provides for more cinematic appearing depth of field than a 1/3″ sensor is capable of and features a back-side illuminated design for improved low light performance. It features an integrated 12x optical zoom lens with a manual lens ring for zoom/focus control, and a three level switchable ND filter. The top handle incorporates two 3-pin XLR inputs for recording audio from XLR microphones.

The camera records HD video using the XAVC Long-GOP codec with 4:2:2, 10-bit color sampling at 50 Mb/second, providing footage with a high data rate that is suitable for broadcast applications. Sony’s Slow & Quick Motion is built-into the camera. The camera features two SD card slots, allowing simultaneous and relay recording, and both a 3G-SDI and an HDMI output. The camera supports control via Wi-Fi using smartphones or tablets and the optional Content Browser Mobile application.

http://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1072752-REG/sony_pxw_x70_professional_xdcam_compact.html

 

 

Unit Numbers1-9
Includes ItemsPower supply/charger-remote-manual-USB cable-camera with lens cap-system case-two memory cards
Optional Itemshttp://elc.williams.edu/elc/sony-shotgun-ecm-vg1/
Video Media2- Sony 64GB SD/XC 94 mb/s