miniDV Camcorders

High Definition Camcorder
Item Code: 1194B001


Main Unit Specs

Power Supply (rated)Supplied CA-570 Compact Power Adapter, Supplied BP-310 Battery Pack
Image Sensor1/2.7" CMOS Sensor, RGB Primary Color Filter
Total PixelsApprox. 2,960,000
Effective PixelsMovies: HDV/DV (WIDE): approx. 2,070,000
DV (NORMAL): approx. 1,550,000
Still Images: 16:9 still images: approx. 2,070,000
4:3 still images: approx. 2,760,000
Maximum Recording Time (with an 80-min. cassette)SP: 80 min.
  • Zoom Ratio: 10x Optical/200x Digital
  • Focal Length: f=6.1-61mm
  • Zoom Speed:Variable/3 Fixed Zoom Speeds
  • Max. F/Stop: f/1.8-3.0mm (when tapes are used)
  • Filter Size: 37mm
Focusing System10 mm (wide)/1m (tele)
White BalanceDaylight, Shade, Cloudy, Tungsten, Fluorescent, Fluorescent H
Image StabilizationSuper-range Optical (lens shift)
AF SystemInstant AF, Through the Lens/Manual Focusing Possible
ViewfinderWidescreen 0.27" Color Viewfinder / Approx 123,000 pixels
LCD Screen2.7" Widescreen LCD (210,000 pixels)
Recording MediaMini DV Cassette
AudioDV: 16 bit (2ch) 48 kHz
12 bit (4ch) 32 kHz
4ch synchronous recording not possible
HDV: MPEG1 Audio Layer II (2 ch)
(4-channel playback of tapes containing 4-channel recordings possible)
Dimensions2.2 x 4.1 x 4.2 in
Weight (not including lens and battery pack)0.97 lb
Memory Card
Number of Recording Pixels4:3 mode: Approx. 2.76 megapixels (1920 x 1440) 16:9 mode: Approx. 2.07 megapixels (1920 x 1080)