Input/Output Terminals

HDMI-Out Supported
Video Out Mini HDMI, AV Cable
Tally Lamp Supported
Microphone Terminal Yes
Audio-In XLR (x2)
USB Terminal Yes
Infrared Mode Supported, with white or green light recording
Analog Output Yes

Easy Operations Features

Navigation Touch based OLED panel
Extended Control Remote Control
Battery Rechargeable Intelligent lithium battery BP-820 / 828
Zoom Zoom lever

Physical Dimensions & Power

Operating Temperature 0 - 40°C, 85% (relative humidity) -5 - 45°C, 60% (relative humidity)
Weight (Main Unit) Approx. 765g (1.7lb)
Dimensions Approx. 109 x 84 x 182mm (4.3 x 3.3 x 7.2in.)
Power Supply (Rated) 7.4 V DC (battery pack), 8.4 V DC (DC in)

Wi-Fi Specifications

Wi-Fi Connection Service Camera Mode Wi-Fi remote - enables remote access of camcorder to be performed from web browser
Wi-Fi Settings Methods WPS (Wi-Fi Protected setup) (Push button system, PIN code system) Manual setting Search for access points
Wi-Fi Connection Service Playback Mode Movie Uploader - Save and upload videos to YouTube or facebook via iOS device Playback via browser - Camcorder contents can be played or downloaded via internet browser Media Server - Camcorder videos can be viewed wirelessly via on TV set or PC FTP file transfer - enables data to be transferred to a FTP server
Encryption Systems WEP-64 / WEP-128 TKIP / AES
Connection Modes Infrastructure Easy AP mode
Authentication Systems Open/WPA-PSK/WPA2-PSK
Ratings IEEE 802.11 b/g/n/a (2.4GHz / 5GHz* band), Wi-Fi authentication obtained. IEEE 802.11n recommended * some countries do not support 5GHz band


Electronic Viewfinder (EVF) 0.24-inch, approx. 1.56 million dot colour LCD monitor
Image Stabilizer Intelligent IS
Microphone Stereo Condenser Microphone
Digital Zoom 400x (Movie mode only)
Lens Configuration 12 elements in 10 groups, 2 Aspherical lens used
AF System High-speed AF (Instant AF), Medium AF, Face Priority AF, Face-Only AF, Touch Focus, Manual focus Ring
Monitor 3.5-inch widescreen OLED touch panel colour, approx. 1.23 million dots
Camcorder Type HD Professional Camcorder
Image Sensor 1/2.84-inch HD CMOS Pro sensor, approx. 3.09 megapixels (total pixels), approx. 2.91 megapixels (number of effective pixels), RGB primary colour filter
Filter Diameter 58mm P0.75
Lens 20x optical zoom
Recording Hours AVCHD Memory capacity 28Mbps 24Mbps 17Mbps 5Mbps 8GB 35mins 40mins. 1hr. 3hrs. 16GB 1hr. 15mins 1hr. 25mins. 2hrs. 5mins. 6hrs. 5mins. 32GB 2hrs. 30mins 2hrs. 55mins. 4hrs. 10mins. 12hrs. 15mins. 64GB 5hrs. 5mins 5hrs. 55mins. 8hrs. 20mins. 24hrs. 30mins. 128GB 10hrs. 10mins 11hrs. 55mins. 16hrs. 45mins. 49hrs. 00mins. MP4 Memory capacity 35Mbps 24Mbps 17Mbps 4Mbps 3Mbps 8GB 30mins 40mins. 1hr. 4hr. 20mins. 5hr. 40mins. 16GB 1hr. 1hr. 25mins. 2hrs. 5mins. 8hrs. 40mins. 11hrs. 25mins. 32GB 2hr. 2hrs. 55mins. 4hrs. 10mins. 17hrs. 20mins. 22hrs. 55mins. 64GB 4hrs. 5hrs. 55mins. 8hrs. 20mins. 34hrs. 45mins. 45hrs. 55mins. 128GB 8hrs. 00mins 11hrs. 55mins. 16hrs. 45mins. 69hrs. 30mins. 91hrs. 55mins. AVCHD & MP4 recording: SDHC Class 4 or higher-speed memory cards are recommended in 24 Mbps/17 Mbps modes 50P recording: SDHC Class 6 or higher-speed memory cards

Still Image Recording Specifications

Still Image Recording SD / SDHC / SDXC memory card
Recording Pixels In movie Rec Pause and Photo Mode: 1920 x 1080 / 1280 x 720 / 640 x 360
Shooting Modes Smart Auto, M, P, Tv, Av, Portrait, Sports, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Night, Low light, Spotlight, fireworks, Infrared
Still Image Compression DCF, Exif Ver. 2.3 supported
Compression method: JPEG

Video Recording Specifications

Shutter Speed Range Tv mode: 1/6 - 1/2000
P mode: 1/12.5 - 1/500
Low light mode: 1/2 - 1/500
Dual Recording Supported
Shooting Modes Smart Auto, P, Tv, Av, M, Cinema, Portrait, Sports, Night, Low light, Snow, Beach, Sunset, Spotlight, Fireworks, Infrared
Recording Check Supported
Effective Pixels 2136 x 1362
Relay Recording Supported
Minimum Illumination Approx. 0.1lx (low light mode)
Video Recording Standards AVCHD (AC-3/H.264 standard): HD Recording only 1920 x 1080 / 1440 x 1080 recording supported
MP4 (AAC/H.264 standard): HD Recording only 1920 x 1080 / 1280 x 720 / 640 x 360 recording supported
Cinema Style Cinema-look filters
Audio Compression AVCHD: Dolby Digital 2ch (AC-3 2ch)
MP4: MPEG-2 AAC-LC (2ch)
Image Effects Brightness, Contrast, Sharpness, Colour Depth