Highly modular and open standards camcorder ideal for mainstream broadcast operations
The PXW-X500 has three 2/3-inch type Full HD CCD sensors, offering a high sensitivity and low noise image. The camcorder gives broadcasters a high degree of flexibility, allowing you to shoot in a wide variety of HD and SD formats, including XAVC Intra frame and XAVC Long GOP, MPEG SStP 422 Lite (HDCAM SR), MPEG HD 422 and MPEG HD 420, as well as MPEG IMX and DVCAM. Options allow the camcorder to record directly in Avid DNxHD and Apple ProRes, offering direct compatibility with NLEs. The camcorder also has a host of leading professional features, such as Slow & Quick Motionup to 120 fps for XAVC (as an option), wireless operation, picture cache recording, built-in GPS, Digital Extender, HyperGamma/UserGamma and many more. A wide range of connectors, including 3G/HD/SD-SDI, HDMI and USB, increase the flexibility further.
Stable and Unchanged Comfortable operation by CCD image sensors
Newly developed technology for high frame rate shooting despite of CCD sensors while keeping the high signal-to-noise ratio and high sensitivity.
Records a wide variety of HD and SD formats, including XAVC
XAVC Intra frame and XAVC Long GOP, MPEG SStP 422 Lite (HDCAM SR), MPEG HD422 and MPEG HD 420, as well as MPEG IMX and DVCAM.
Direct compatibility with NLEs
Options allow the camcorder to record directly in Avid DNxHD and Apple ProRes.
Slow & Quick Motion options
Up to 120 fps for XAVC (as an option), and Up to 30 fps for MPEG HD 422 (as standard). This is realized by CCD sensors.
Includes wireless operation, picture cache recording, built-in GPS, Digital Extender, HyperGamma, and more in addition to the variety of interfaces.
|Sensor||The PXW-X500 features three 2/3" Power HAD FX IT CCDs that make up its sensor block.|
|Resolution||1920 x 1080|
|Lens Mount||Sony 2.3" type bayonet mount|
|Minimum Illumination||0.016 lux (F1.4, +42dB, 16-frame accumulation)|
2000 lux, 89.9% reflectance
F11 (typical) @ 59.94i
F12 (typical) @ 50i
|Gain||-6, -3, 0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 18, 24, 30, 36, 42 db|
|Signal to Noise Ratio||60dB (w/Noise Suppressor), F11@60i / F12@50i|
|Viewfinder||20-pin HDVF type and 26-pin for CBK-VF02|
|LCD Panel||Color LCD panel, with 960 x 540 resolution|