Compact and lightweight with a 12-megapixel, 1.0 inch-type CMOS sensor, this digital video camcorder is capable of recording in the broadcasting industry’s standard 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) format. Equipped with the DIGIC DV5 image processor, it enables low noise shooting even at ISO speeds as high as ISO 20000. Featuring the Microphone Adapter MA-400 which support XLR connection, it achieves balanced audio inputs and impeccable sound quality sought by professionals. The 10x optical zoom lens covers a focal length range of 27.3mm to 273mm (35mm equivalent for video recording), and is armed with a powerful optical image stabilization system that is very proficient in correcting camera shake - a strong source of support for videographers, journalists and other professional video producers. Its ability to record at 24fps in both 4K UHD and Full HD also makes it ideal for use as a sub-camera in cinema productions.