miniDV Camcorders

Digital Camcorder
Item Code: 2967A004


Main Unit Specs

Power Supply (rated)7.2 V DC
Power Consumption7.1 W (While recording, with AF turned on)
Television SystemEIA standard (525 lines, 60 fields) NTSC color signal
Video Recording system2 rotary heads, helical scanning system, DV system (consumer digital VCR SD system), Digital component recording
Audio Recording system16-bit (48 KHz /2 ch.); 12-bit (32 KHz/4 ch.)
Image Sensor1/3" Progressive Scan CCD (charge coupled device) 380,000 pixels (360,000 effective pixels)
Tape FormatVideocassettes bearing the MiniDV Mark
Tape SpeedSP: 60 min (with a 60 min cassette); LP 90 min (with a 60 min cassette)
Maximum Recording Time (with an 80-min. cassette)SP: 3/4 ips (18.81mm/sec.); LP: 1/2 ips (12.56mm/sec.)
Fast Forward/Rewind Time2 min 50 sec ( with a 60 min cassette)
Lensf 1.8 -3.2, 14x power zoom, 5.2 -72.8 mm
Focusing SystemTTL autofocus, manual focusing possible
Focusing System3/8 in (1cm), on maximum wide angle
Minimum Illumination2.5 lux using slow shutter 1/8th sec.
Recommended IlluminationMore than 100 lux
Filter Diameter49 mm
Viewfinder0.55 in., color LCD (approx. 113,000 pixels)
LCD Screen2 in. measured diagonally (5.1 cm); ( approx. 113,000 pixels)
MicrophoneStereo electret condenser microphone
DV TerminalSpecial 4-pin connector (based on IEEE 1394)
S-video Terminal1 Vp-p (Y signal), 0.286 Vp-p (C signal)
Audio Terminal-10 dBV, less than 3 Kohms, unbalanced
Operating Temperature range32-104° F (0-40° C)
Dimensions5 7/16 x 4 3/16 x 5 1/4 in. (138 x 106 x 133mm)
Weight2 lbs. (930g)