The HVR-Z7U is the world’s first HDV handheld camcorder that uses 1/3-inch bayonet mount interchangeable lenses. This new HDV camcorder delivers the enhanced functionality professionals have been asking for, such as an interchangeable lens system, native progressive recording, and solid-state memory recording functionality. A streamlined nonlinear editing workflow is achieved using the supplied Memory Recording Unit, which provides HDV/DVCAM/DV file recording on a widely available Compact Flash® solid-state memory card., as well as recording onto HDV tape. This groundbreaking camcorder also features 1080/24p/30p HDV native progressive recording modes, as well as HDMI output.
- Sony’s first professional handheld HDV camcorder with an interchangeable lens system.
- 1/3 inch-type 3 ClearVid CMOS Sensor system
- Interchangeable lens system using bayonet mount system with unlimited possibilities.
- Carl Zeiss 12x Optical zoom lens included as standard
- HDV, DVCAM and DV Recording on a miniDV Cassette tape
- 24p/30p HDV Native Progressive Recording Modes
- Three integral ND lens filters
- Switchable HD/SD Recording and Playback – HDV1080i/DVCAM/DV
- Smooth Slow Recording capability
- New 3.2″ (viewable area measured diagonally) type XtraFine LCD
- Two accessory shoes
- 0.45″ type EVF offer high-resolution, high-contrast images with 100% full-scan, and 6500°k color temperature (standard for professional monitors).
- infoLITHIUM L Series Battery Compatible
- HDMI output connector
- Includes Flash Memory recording Unit which records onto easily obtained Compact Flash memory cards
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Our Price: $5700