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JVC GY-HM170E compact 4KCAM Camcorder with Microphone

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JVC GY-HM170E compact 4KCAM Camcorder with Microphone


Availability: Usually ships in 5-10 business days

Massive Price Drop. Includes Bonus Handle and Microphone. 

Main Features:

  • 1/2.33" CMOS Sensor

  • 4K Ultra HD 24/30p Recording at 150 Mbps

  • 4:2:2 1080p Video up to 60p at 50 Mbps

  • Dual SDHC/SDXC Memory Card Slots

  • Live 4K UHD Output via HDMI

  • 12x Optical Zoom Lens

  • Two Position ND Filter

  • 9 User-Assignable Function Buttons

  • Two XLR Inputs for External Microphones

  • Independent Gain Control

Note: 120fps slow motion HD recording now available with free firmware upgrade

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RRP $2,528.90 Inc Gst

Excl. Tax: $2,013.64 Your Online Price INC GST $2,215.00

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The JVC GY-HM170 is a fully functional high performance 4K Ultra HD camcorder that's equally capable of shooting 4:2:2 Full HD at 50Mbps. Its integrated 12x optical zoom lens and 4K CMOS sensor, deliver razor sharp 4K Ultra HD recordings directly to SDHC/SDXC memory cards. It can even record on 2 cards simultaneously for instant backup or extended recording time. Output live 4K UHD camera signals through the built-in HDMI connector. The JVC GY-HM170U is shipped with a handle that provides professional audio connections and control. Remove the handle, and its tiny size allows you to shoot in venues that may be unfriendly to larger cameras.






DC 12V (AC adapter), DC 7.2V (battery)

Power Consumption

Approx. 8.1W (with VF in 4K REC mode, default setting )        


Approx. 1.11kg (including battery)


153 mm(W) x 112 mm(H) x 299 mm(D)

Operation temperature

0℃ to 40℃ (32°F to 104°F)

Storage temperature

-20℃ to 50℃ ( 14°F to 122°F)

Operating humidity

30% to 80%

Storage humidity

under 85%


Image Sensor

1/2.3-inch Back Side Illuminated CMOS

Total 12.4M pixels, valid 9.03M pixels


Internal synchronisation


Optical image stabiliser

Shutter speed



F1.2 (wide) to F3.5 (tele)

f=4.67mm to 56.04mm

35mm equivalent: 29.5mm to 354mm

Filter diameter



0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, 24dB, LoLux (30, 36dB), AGC

ND filter

none, 1/4, 1/16

LCD display

3.5-inch 920k pixels, 16:9


0.24-inch 1.56M pixel, 16:9


Recording media

2x SDHC/SDXC memory card (4K:UHS-1 U3 HD:50Mbps Class10, MOV HDClass 6 AVCHD Class4)

Video recording

Video codec: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 (4K/HD), AVCHD(HD/SD)


File format : MOV(H.264), MTS(AVCHD)



NTSC setting: 3840 x 2160/29.97p, 23.98p

PAL setting: 3840 x 2160/25p






NTSC setting:

XHQ 422 mode:1920 x1080/59.94p.29.97p,23.98p(50Mbps),

XHQ mode: 1920x1080/59.94p,29.97p,23.98p(50Mbps),1920x1080/59.94i,29.97p, 23.98p(35Mbps) 1280x720/59.94p(35Mbps)

PAL setting: XHQ 422 mode:1920 x 1080/50p(50Mbps)

XHQ mode:1920x1080/50p,50i,25p(50Mbps),1920x1080/50i,25p(35Mbps), 1280x720/50p(35Mbps)







NTSC setting: Progressive mode(Max 28Mbps):1920 x 1080/59.94p,

HQ mode(24Mbps):1920 x 1080/59.94i, SP mode(17Mbps):1920 x1080/59.94i

LP mode(9Mbps):1440 x 1080/59.94i, EP mode(5Mbps):1440 x1080/59.94i

PAL setting: Progressive mode(Max 28Mbps):1920 x 1080/50p,

HQ mode(24Mbps):1920 x 1080/50i, SP mode(17Mbps):1920 x1080/50i

LP mode(9Mbps):1440 x 1080/50i, EP mode(5Mbps):1440 x1080/50i



NTSC setting: 720 x 480/59.94i


NTSC setting: 720 x 480/59.94i


NTSC setting: HQ mode(3Mbps):960 x 540/29.97p, 23.98p, LP mode(1.2Mbps):480 x 270/29.97p, 23.98p

PAL setting: HQ mode(3Mbps):960 x 540/25p, LP mode(1.2Mbps):480 x 270/25p


Audio recording

LPCM 2ch, 48kHz/16-bit(4k/HD/SD MOV)), AC3 2ch(AVCHD), μlow 2ch(Proxy)


Video output



AV output (φ3.5mm mini jack x1)

HDMI output x1

Audio input

φ3.5mm mini jack x1

Audio output

AV output (φ3.5mm mini jack x1)


φ3.5mm mini jack x1


φ2.5mm mini jack x1


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JVC GY-HM170E 4KCAM Compact Professional Camcorder with Top Handle Audio Unit
  • Top Handle Unit with XLR and Audio Control for GY-HM170
  • BN-VF823 Battery
  • AC Adapter
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty

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