miniDV Camcorders

Digital Camcorder
Item Code: 9382A001


Main Unit Specs

Power Supply (rated)7.4 V DC
Power Consumption (While recording AF="ON")2.3 W (using viewfinder), 3.3 W (using LCD screen)
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 systemPCM digital sound: 16-bit ( 48 kHz/2 ch.); 12-bit ( 32 kHz 4 ch.)
Image Sensor1/6" CCD (charge coupled device); approx. 680,000 pixels., Effective pixels: tape approx. 340,000 pixels card approx. 447,000 pixels (ZR85/ZR80)
Tape FormatVideocassettes bearing the MiniDV mark
Tape SpeedSP: .74 ips (18.81 mm/sec); LP: .49 ips (12.56 mm/sec)
Maximum Recording Time (with an 80-min. cassette)SP: 80 min; LP: 120 min
Fast Forward/Rewind Time2 min 20 sec. (with a 60 min cassette)
Lensf=2.8-56, f/1.6-3.2, 20x power zoom
Focusing SystemTTL autofocus, manual focusing possible
Focusing System3ft. 3 3/8 in (1m); 3/8 in (1 cm) on maximum wide angle
Minimum Illumination2 Lux using the Night mode
Recommended Illuminationmore than 100 Lux
Filter Diameter30.5 mm
Viewfinder0.33 in TFT color, approx. 113,000 pixels
LCD Screen2.5 inch TFT color, approx. 112,000 pixels
MicrophoneStereo electret condenser microphone
DV TerminalSpecial 4-pin connector (based on IEEE 1394)
Video Terminal1 Vp-p/75 ohms unbalanced
Audio TerminalInput level: -10 dBV/ 40 kohm, unbalanced; Output level: -10 dBV, less than 3 kohms, unbalanced
Operating Temperature range32 - 104° F (0-40° C )
Dimensions2.1 x 3.7 x 5.5 in (53 x 95 x 139 mm) excluding protrusions
Weight (not including lens and battery pack)approx 1.1 lbs (485g)
Memory Card
Recording MediaMultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card
Image FormatDesign rule for Camera File system (DCF)
Print Order formatDigital Print Order Format (DPOP)