The HVR-Z5U camcorder is designed to enhance creativity and deliver the highest standard of optical and audio quality. Sony’s newly designed “G Lens” is incorporated into the camcorder, boasting excellent resolution, color, and contrast for breathtaking images that rival expensive interchangeable lenses.
This compact camcorder boasts Sony’s 3 ClearVid CMOS Sensor™ system, utilizing the technology of Exmor, to provide excellent low-light sensitivity and making it ideal when high performance in limited light conditions is a requirement. The ergonomically designed body allows flexible shooting under any conditions, while maintaining Sony’s worldwide reputation for quality and high performance. The standard features of the HVR-Z5U include 1080/24p/30p HDV native progressive recording modes.
Sony’s hybrid recording system incorporates an optional HVR-DR60 or HVR-MRC1K Memory Recording Unit, which allows simultaneous recording on tape and non-tape media for improve NLE workflow efficiency. The hybrid recording system is also capable of simultaneous HD and SD recording.
Sony's Exclusive High-performance "G Lens"
Natural-touch Lens Operation
Ideal Handheld Camcorder Design
Two Screw Holes for Secure Connection
1/3 inch-type 3 ClearVid CMOS Sensor System
Enhanced Functionality with the Technology of Exmor
Switchable Recording and Playback
Built-in Down-converter for SD Production
Selectable Progressive Modes
HYBRID Ready with HVR-MRC1K Option
XtraFine™ LCD Panel
InfoLITHUM L Series Battery Compatibility
HDMI Output Connector
Two Accessory Shoe Connectors
Versatile Audio Input Selection
One-touch Clip-type Microphone Holder
Smooth WB (White Balance)
AGC Range Configuration