Sony HVR-Z7U Specifications

Sony HVR-Z7U

Part Number: HVR-Z7U

General

  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV (HDV)
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3 ClearVid CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3"
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, SP
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, composite video/audio
  • Analog Video Format
    NTSC
  • Effective Video Resolution
    1.037 MP
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3"
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI
  • Optical Zoom
    12 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    SP, LP
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    1.12 MP
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3 ClearVid CMOS
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    1.5 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/3 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/3 sec
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Built-in ND Filters
    1/4, 1/64, 1/16
  • Gain Selection
    +12 dB, +18 dB, +3 dB, +6 dB, 0 dB, -3 dB, + 9 dB, +15 dB, +21 dB, -6 dB
  • Exposure Modes
    Automatic, manual
  • White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor
  • Min Illumination
    1.5 lux

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Display

  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Camera Flash

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss 12 x zoom lens - 4.4 - 52.8 mm - f/1.6-2.0
  • Lens System Mounting
    1/3" bayonet
  • Optical Zoom
    12 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.6-2.0
  • Min Focal Length
    4.4 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    52.8 mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual (by ring), motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    72 mm
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Lens Mounting Type
    1/3" bayonet

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.45 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    1226800 pixels
  • Features
    B/W & color switchable
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size (metric)
    1.1 cm
  • Image Aspect Ratio
    16:9

Additional Features

  • DV input
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    Camera orientation detection, histogram display
  • Features
    camera orientation detection, histogram display

Connections

  • Type
    Control-L (LANC), HDMI output, IEEE 1394 (FireWire/i.LINK), audio input, component video output, composite video/audio output, headphones
  • Qty
    1, 2

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono
  • Signal-To-Noise Ratio
    78 dB
  • Dynamic Range
    111 dB
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Mono

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-F570
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 2200 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Sony NP-F570

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony
  • Model
    HVR-Z7U
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    professional
  • Min Illumination
    1.5 lux
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV (HDV)
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, SP
  • Lens Mounting Type
    1/3" bayonet
  • Features
    camera orientation detection, histogram display

Lens System Mounting

  • Mounting Type
    1/3" bayonet

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone Form Factor
    detachable
  • Microphone technology
    electret condenser
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    mono

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Dimensions & Weight

  • Weight
    5.29 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    1.12 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    1.037 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3 ClearVid CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    8.5 mm ( 1/3" )
  • Sensor Qty
    3

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    3.2 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    8.1 cm
  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels

Camcorder Features

  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Built-in ND Filters
    1/16, 1/4, 1/64

Pro Camcorder Features

  • Gain Selection
    + 9 dB, +12 dB, +15 dB, +18 dB, +21 dB, +3 dB, +6 dB, 0 dB
  • Features
    down-conversion playback capability

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    2200 mAh
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony HVR-Z7U

Part Number: HVR-Z7U

MSRP: $6,850.00

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