Sony introduce PMW-320 and HXR-MC50E
The PMW-320 extends the solid state recording XDCAM EX line-up with a new shoulder mount design featuring three 1/2 inch-type Exmor full-HD CMOS sensors. The PMW-320 offers all the advanced creative recording features of the PMW-EX1R compact camcorder, plus enhancements such as a Scene File System and 4 channel audio. The PMW-320L version is supplied without a lens to provide customers with more choice, while the PMW-320K version is supplied with a Fujinon HD lens.
The 320's chassis is based on the proven XDCAM HD422 chassis, but weighs just 3.2kg and is one of the lightest shoulder camcorders in its class. Exceptionally low power consumption makes it environmentally friendly, using approximately 60% less than a comparable HD shoulder camcorder.**
The PMW-320 supports multiple frame rate recording such as 59.94i, 50i, and native 23.98P and 25P as well as being 1080i/720P switchable. There is also a choice of a 35Mb/s High Quality mode, 25Mb/s HDV 1080i compatible mode and 25Mb/s Standard Definition DVCAM recording. Twin memory card slots support up to 280 minutes HD recording time using two 32GB SxS memory cards.
The HXR-MC50E provides high quality image performance in a compact camcorder form, with up to 6 hours of full HD recording on a 64GB internal memory and more on optional memory card.
Featuring a high resolution Exmor RTM CMOS Sensor. This new Sensor developed by Sony captures full HD video with rich colours and low picture noise.
The HXR-MC50E is equipped with Optical SteadyShot Active Mode anti-shake technology which means you can capture steady, smooth, high-quality content with your camcorder, even when moving or zooming in or out.
With advanced optical technologies and many advanced user features for such a compact camcorder, the HXR-MC50E is suitablet for a wide range of professional applications allowing high quality recording with a small form factor.