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Sony PDW-700 XDCAM HD 422 Camcorder

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Sony PDW-700 XDCAM HD 422 Camcorder

PRODUCT CODE: PDW700

Sony Professional XDCAM® HD Camcorder provides multi-format recording flexibility including 1080i, 720P and SD, which comes with HD/SD conversion and cross conversion between 1080i and 720P.


*Also check out the newly released Sony PDW-850*

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The PDW-700 camcorder comes equipped with three 2/3-inch type CCDs – a newly developed “Power HAD FX” progressive CCD with 1920 x 1080 effective pixels. Stunning-quality HD images can be captured by this high-resolution CCD in conjunction with the 14-bit A/D converter and advanced digital signal. On top of the exceptional technology, the PDW-700 offers very high quality HD recording at a data rate of up to 50Mbps using the MPEG-2 4:2:2P@HL compression. It also provides multi-format recording flexibility including 1080i, 720P and SD, which comes with HD/SD conversion and cross conversion between 1080i and 720P. The Sony XDCAM HD422 series of Optical Disc products will have 7 years "Powertrain" Warranty for its laser block. This "Powertrain" Warranty is unprecedented for Sony and demonstrates the confidence Sony has in its XDCAM products.

Highlights:

  • Three 2/3-inch type CCDs
  • High-quality four-channel audio recording
  • Compact and lightweight at 9 lb 4 oz
  • Dual HD/SD-SDI outputs and composite/HD-Y output
  • Pool-feed input (HD/SD-SDI and composite) option
  • Ethernet interface
  • i.LINK interface
  • HD422:1080: 59.94i, 50i
  • HD422 50Mbps
  • DL & SL Disc Recording
  • HD422: 1080: 29.97p, 25p, and 720: 59.94p, 50p
  • HD420: 1080 & 720
  • MPEG IMX & DVCAM
General SpecificationsDetail:
Mass Approx. 4.3 kg (9 lb 8 oz) (body) Approx. 6.0 kg (13 lb 4 oz) (w/ VF, Mic, Disc, BP-GL95 battery)
Power Requirements DC 12 V +5.0 V/-1.0 V
Power Consumption Approx. 40 W (while recording, w/o options, color LCD On) Approx. 44 W (while recording, w/viewfinder, color LCD On, manual lense, microphone)
Operating Temperature -5 to +40 °C (+23 to +104 °F)
Storage Temperature -20 to +60 °C (-4 to +140 °F)
Humidity 10 to 90% (relative humidity)
Continuous Operating Time Approx. 120 min. w/BP-GL95 battery
Video Recording Format MPEG HD422 (MPEG-2 422P@HL) (CBR: 50 Mb/s) MPEG HD (MPEG-2 MP@HL): HQ mode (VBR, maximum bit rate: 35 Mb/s) SP mode (CBR, 25 Mb/s) LP mode (VBR, maximum bit rate: 18 Mb/s) - playback only MPEG IMX (MPEG-2 422P@ML) (50/40/30 Mb/s) DVCAM (CBR, 25 Mb/s)
Proxy Video MPEG-4
Audio Recording MPEG HD422: 4 ch/24 bits/48 kHz MPEG HD: 4 ch/16 bits/48 kHz MPEG IMX: (4ch, 16-bit or 24-bit, 48 kHz) DVCAM: 4 ch/16 bits/48 kHz
Audio Proxy A-law (2 ch/4 ch, 8 bit, 8 kHz)
Recording Media 23GB Optical Disc model PFD23A 50GB Optical Disc model PFD50DLA
Recording Frame Rate NTSC model MPEG HD422 mode: 1920 X 1080/59.94i/29.97p 1280 x 720/59.94P MPEG HD mode: 1440 x 1080/59.94i/29.97p 1280 x 720/59.94P MPEG IMX: 59.94i DVCAM: 59.94i
Recording Frame Rate PAL model MPEG HD422: 1920 x 1080/50i, 25P 1280 x 720/50P MPEG HD: 1920 x 1080/50i, 25P 1280 x 720/50P MPEG IMX: 50i DVCAM: 50i
Recording/Playback time MPEG HD422: 50 Mb/s: Approx. 95 min. (PFD50DLA), Approx. 43 min. (PFD23A) MPEG HD: 35 Mb/s, 4-ch audio: More than 145 min. (PFD50DLA), More than 65 min. (PFD23A) 35 Mb/s, 2-ch audio (playback only): More than 150 min. (PFD50DLA), More than 68 min. (PFD23A) 25 Mb/s, 4-ch audio: Approx. 190 min. (PFD50DLA), Approx. 85 min. (PFD23A) 25 Mb/s, 2-ch audio (playback only): Approx. 200 min. (PFD50DLA), Approx. 90 min. (PFD23A) 18 Mb/s, 4-ch audio (playback only): More than 248 min. (PFD50DLA), More than 112 min. (PFD23A) 18 Mb/s, 2-ch audio: More than 265 min. (PFD50DLA), More than 122 min. (PFD23A) MPEG IMX (Option: CBKZ-MD01): 50 Mb/s: Approx. 100 min. (PFD50DLA), Approx. 45 min. (PFD23A) 40 Mb/s: Approx. 120 min. (PFD50DLA), Approx. 55 min. (PFD23A) 30 Mb/s: Approx. 150 min. (PFD50DLA), Approx. 68 min. (PFD23A) DVCAM (Option: CBKZ-MD01): 25 Mb/s: Approx. 185 min. (PFD50DLA), Approx. 85 min. (PFD23A)

 

Inputs/Outputs SpecificationsDetail:
Genlock In BNC x1, 1.0 Vp-p, 75 Ω
TC IN BNC x1, 0.5 to 18 Vp-p, 10 kΩ
SDI IN BNC x 1 (HD/SD switchable) HD-SDI: SMPTE 292M (w/embedded audio) SD-SDI: SMPTE 259M (w/embedded audio)
Audio In CH-1/CH-2: XLR 3-pin (female) x 2, line/mic/mic +48 V selectable
AES/EBU Input CH-1/CH-2: XLR 3-pin (female) x 2, AES/EBU selectable
MIC In XLR 5-pin (female, stereo) x 1
Test Out BNC x 1 (switchable) HD Y/SD composite SD composite (character On/Off)
SDI Out BNC x 2 1 (HD/SD switchable) HD-SDI: SMPTE 292M (w/embedded audio) SD-SDI: SMPTE 259M (w/embedded audio) 2 (HD/SD switchable, character On/Off) HD-SDI: SMPTE 292M (w/embedded audio) SD-SDI: SMPTE 259M (w/embedded audio)
Audio Out CH-1/CH-2: XLR 5-pin (male, stereo) x 1
TC Out BNC x 1, 1.0 Vp-p, 75 Ω
Earphone Mini-jack x 2 (front: monaural, rear: stereo/monaural)
Monitor Speaker YES
DC In XLR 4-pin (male) x 1, 11 to 17 V
DC Out 4-pin (Female) (for wireless microphone receiver), 11 to 17 V DC, MAX. 500 mA
Lens Conector 12-pin
Remote 8-pin
Light 2-pin, DC 12 V, max. 50 W
Camera Adaptor 50-pin
i.Link IEEE 1394, 6 pin x 1, File Access Mode
Memory Stick x 1 (for camera setup files)
Gigabit Ethernet RJ-45 x 1, 100Base-Tx: IEEE802.3u, 10Base-T: IEEE802.3
USB x 1 (for version-up)

 

Audio Performance SpecificationsDetail:
Frequency Response 20 Hz to 20 kHz, +0.5/-1.0 dB
Dynamic Range More than 93 dB
Distortion Less than 0.08% (at 1 kHz, reference level)
Crosstalk Less than -70 dB (at 1 kHz, reference level)
Wow & Flutter Below measurable limit
Headroom 20/18/16/12 dB (selectable)

 

Camera Section SpecificationsDetail:
Pickup Device 3-chip 2/3-inch type HD Power HAD FX CCDs
Effective Picture Elements 1920(H) x 1080(V)
Optical System F1.4 prism
Built-In Optical Filters 1: Clear, 2: 1/4ND, 3: 1/16ND, 4: 1/64ND
Shutter Speed (Time) 59.94i: 1/100, 1/125, 1/250, 1/500 ,1/1000, 1/2000 50i: 1/60, 1/125, 1/250, 1/500, 1/1000, 1/2000 25p: 1/33, 1/50, 1/100, 1/125, 1/250, 1/500, 1/1000, 1/2000
Slow Shutter 1- to 8- and 16-frame accumulation
Slow & Quick Motion Function NA
Sensitivity (2000 lx, 89.9% reflectance) F11 @ 59.94i, F12 @ 50i (typical)
Minimum Illumination Approx. 0.016 lx (F1.4 lens, +42 dB, with 16-frame accumulation)
Gain Selection -6, -3, 0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36, 42 dB
Smear Level -135 dB (Y-typical)
S/N Ratio 59 dB (54 dB w/o Noise Suppressor)
Horizontal Resolution 1000 TV lines or more (1920 x 1080i mode)
Registration Less than 0.02%
Modulation Depth 45% or more at 27.5MHz (typical)

 

Monitoring SpecificationsDetail:
Viewfinder Option
Built-In LCD Monitor 3.5-inch type color LCD monitor

 

Lens SpecificationsDetail:
Lens Mount 2/3-inch type bayonet mount

 

Included Lens SpecificationsDetail:
Zoom Ratio Selectable depends on optional lens used
Focal Length depends on optional lens used
Iris depends on optional lens used
Maximum Relative Aperture depends on optional lens used
Focus depends on optional lens used
Image Stabilizer depends on optional lens used
Filter Thread depends on optional lens used

 

Built-In Microphone SpecificationsDetail:
Capsule Type NA
Lens protection Lens mount cap
Mounting options Shoulder strap
Cables Mic cable (Conversion 3 pin - 5 pin)
Documentation Operation manual, CD-ROM manual
Software PDZ-1 proxy browsing software

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