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Sony HVR-Z1 U

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Sony HVR-Z1U


Format: HDV/DVCAM/DV(SP) recording, HDV/DVCAM/DV (SP) playback
Recording time: Max. 60 minutes with HDV, 40 minutes in DVCAM, & 60 minutes in DV (SP)
Image Device: 1/3" type x3, 16:9 Super HAD CCDs
Lens: High quality 12X optical zoom Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T* lens. F4.5 to 54.0mm, F1.6 at 2.4mm; filter diameter 72mm
Picture elements: Total pixels: approx. 1.12M pixels; effective pixels: approx. 1.04M pixels
2 Built-in filters: ND1: 1/4 and ND2: 1/32
Video signal system: Switchable NTSC/PAL color system
Scanning system: 1080/60i, 1080/50i (switchable)
Sync System: Internal (HD & SD)
Shutter speed: 1/4 to 1/10000 sec (50i/60i)
Connectors: S-Video, A/V, Component output, XLR IN (x2), i.LINK, LANC, headphone stereo mini
Minimum illumination: 3 lux @ 18db, F1.6, normal shutter
Exposure: Auto, Manual
Viewfinder: Hybrid Precision 16:9 Color & B/W selectable 252,000 pixel
Audio: DV/DVCAM Rec. 48KHz/16 bit, 32KHz 12 bit; HDV Rec.: MPEG-1 Audio Layer II
Built-in microphone: Wide range stereo microphone. Please note that the directional shotgun microphone is not included with this camcorder.
Speaker: Built-in dynamic
LCD panel: Hybrid 16:9 3.5" type, 250K pixels (approx.)
Weight: 4 lbs, 4 oz
Dimensions: 6" x 7 1/8" x 14 3/8"
Power consumption: (VF/LCD/VF+LCD): 7.4W/8.0W/8.4W