The HXR-MC2000U is a professional, shoulder mount AVCHD camcorder. This camera is ideally suited for customers stepping up to file based workflow. It records high-def. AVCHD or DVD quality MPEG-2 standard-def. onto its built-in 64GB solid state drive or to readily available, consumer memory cards. With premium design characteristics and full-raster high-definition 1080i recording capability, the HXR-MC2000U is ideal for weddings, corporate communications, colleges, universities, sporting events, and working videographers on a budget.
- Wide angle professional quality Sony G Lens technology provides exceptional image fidelity.
- 12x zoom: 2.8mm to 36.8mm provides wide angle of view (29.8mm in 35mm equivalent).
- 1/4" back-illuminated Exmor R CMOS sensor offers exceptional low-light sensitivity (3 lux).
- Quick AF system improves precise auto focus even in low light situations.
- Full raster 1920 x 1080i AVCHD high definition recording at up to 24Mbps.
- DVD quality Standard Definition recording.
- Built-in 64GB solid state hard disk drive can store up to six hours of HD video recorded in FX mode (24Mbps).
- One Media Card Slot conveniently accepts: SD/SDHC/SDXC and Memory Stick Duo / Memory Stick
- PRO Duo / Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo media cards.
- Assignable lens ring allows precise manual control of focus, exposure, white balance, iris and shutter speed.
- 2.7" (measured diagonally) PhotoPlus touch screen LCD technology brings higher contrast and brightness to the LCD display.
- Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization and Active Mode SteadyShot mode provide tenfold camera shake reduction even on the telephoto end. In addition, Active SteadyShot corrects camera sway that occurs while walking.
AVCHD Recording Modes (1080 59.94i) Specifications:
HD-FH - 1920 x 1080 @ 17Mbps
HD-FX - 1920 x 1080 @ 24Mbps
HD-HQ - 1440 x 1080 @ 9Mbps
HD-LP - 1440 x 1080 @ 5Mbps
Audio Recording Specifications:
Audio Recording Modes - AC3 2ch (Default setting) and AC3 5.1ch can be selected.
Camera Section Specifications:
Effective Picture Elements - 2650K pixels
Minimum Illumination - 3 lux (1/30 shutter speed), 11 lux (1/60 shutter speed)
Pickup Device - ClearVid ExmorR
Shutter Speed (Time) - 1/60 - 1/10,000 sec.
Exmor R Image Sensor Specifications:
Pixel Gross - 4200K Pixels
Recording Media - 64GB (non-removable) Hard Disk Drive and Memory Stick PRO Duo Media or SD/SDHC, SDXC (Class 4) media
Sensor - 1/4-inch second generation Exmor sensor (double sensitivity over conventional CMOS)
Still Actual - 2650K Pixels (16:9), 3540K Pixels (4:3)
Still Picture Resolution - 7.1 Mega Pixels
Video Active - 2650K Pixels (16x9), 1990K Pixels (4:3)
Video Captured Image Resolution - 1920 x 1080
Audio Recording - Dobly Digital 2CH (AC-3 Stereo)
Continuous Operating Time - 365 min. @ FX mode (24Mbps), 475 min. @ FH mode (17Mbps), 685 min. @ HQ mode (9Mbps), 1290 min. @ LP mode (5Mbps), 870 min. in Standard Definition (DVD quality)
Recording Media - 64GB internal Solid State HDD., One slot SD/SDHC/SDXC type 4 and Memory Stick ProDuo
Included Lens Specifications:
35mm Equivalent - Video: 29.8-357.6mm (16x9), 36.5~438mm (4:3), Photo: 29.8-357.6MM (16X9), 27.4328.8mm (4:3)
Aperature - F1.8-3.4
Filter Diameter - 37mm
Focal Length - 2.9-34.8mm
Focus - Full Range Auto, Manual
Image Stabilizer - Optical SteadyShot with Active mode (10x more powerful)
Lens Type - Sony G-Lens Zoom
Maximum Relative Aperture - F 1.8
Optical Zoom - 12X
Inputs and Outputs Specifications:
Analog Audio/Video Output(s) - L & R audio x 2 RCA, Composite V x1 RCA, Component V. x3 RCA
Audio Out - L & R audio outputs RCA x2
Component Out - Y, Pb, Pr ( 3 RCA)
Composite Video Out - 1 RCA
Digital Audio/Video Output(s) - HDMI
Earphone - Stereo Mini Jack
MIC In - Mini Jack with plug-on power
Memory Stick - One slot: Memory Stick ProDuo & SDHG. SDXC cards
Remote - 2.5mm LANC jack
USB - Hi-speed (2.0 compliant)