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  • Sony PXW-Z150

Sony PXW-Z150

  • Brand: Sony
  • Product Code: PXW-Z150
  • $2,999.00

 

Specifications
Camera Section
Built-in Optical Filters ND filters
OFF: CLEAR
1: 1/4ND
2: 1/16ND
3: 1/64ND
Effective Picture Elements 3840 (H) x 2160 (V)
Gain -3, 0, 3, 6, 9, 12,15, 18, 21, 24, 27, 30, 33 dB, AGC
Imaging Device Type: 1.0-type (13.2 mm x 8.8 mm) back-illuminated Exmor RS CMOS sensor Pixel Count: Approx. 20 M pixels (total) Approx. 14.2 M pixels (Effective)
Minimum Illumination 1.7 lux (Low Lux)
Shutter Speed (Time) [60i]: 1/8 - 1/10,000 (1/6 - 1/10,000 when shooting with 24p) [50i]: 1/6 -1/10,000
Slow & Quick Motion Function [60i]: XAVC HD: Frame rate selectable 1.2.4.8.15.30,60 fps
[50i]: XAVC HD: Frame rate selectable 1.2.3.6.12.25,50 fps
[60i]: MPEG HD: Frame rate selectable 1.2.4.8.15.30 fps
[50i]: MPEG HD: Frame rate selectable 1.2.3.6.12.25 fps
[60i]: AVCHD: Frame rate selectable 1.2.4.8.15.30,60 fps
[50i]: AVCHD: Frame rate selectable 1.2.3.6.12.25,50 fps
White Balance Preset (Indoor: 3200K, Outdoor: 5600K±7 steps, Color temperature set range: 2300-15000K), Onepush A, B, Auto selectable
General
Battery Operating Time Approx. 260 min. with NP-F770 battery (while recording with LCD, XAVC 1080/60i, 50 Mbps)
Approx. 400 min. with NP-F970 battery (while recording with LCD, XAVC 1080/60i, 50 Mbps)
Dimensions (W x H x D) 6 3/4 x 7 3/8 x 14 5/8 inches
(With the accessories (lens hood, large eyecup), excluding the grip belt and including the projecting parts)
Mass Approx. 4lb 3 oz (Body only)
Approx. 5 lb (with lens hood, eyecup, NP-F770 battery)
Operating Temperature 32°F to 104°F
Power Consumption Approx. 6.3 W (while recording with viewfinder and XAVC HD 1080/60i 50 Mbps)
Approx. 6.6 W (while recording with LCD and XAVC HD 1080/60i 50 Mbps)
Power Requirements DC In: 8.4V, Battery: 7.2 V
Recording Format Video:
XAVC QFHD: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 4:2:0 Long profile
XAVC HD : MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 4:2:2 Long profile
XAVC Proxy: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 4:2:0 Long profile
MPEG HD422: MPEG-2 422P@HL 4:2:2 Long profile
MPEG HD420: MPEG-2 MP@HL 4:2:0 Long profile
MPEG HD Proxy: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 4:2:0 Long profile
AVCHD : MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 AVCHD 2.0 format compatible
Audio:
XAVC QFHD : Linear PCM 2ch, 24bit, 48kHz
XAVC HD : Linear PCM 2ch, 24bit, 48kHz
XAVC Proxy : AAC-LC 2ch, 16bit, 48kHz
MPEG HD422 : Linear PCM 2ch, 24bit, 48kHz
MPEG HD420 : Linear PCM 2ch, 16bit, 48kHz
MPEG HD Proxy : AAC-LC 2ch, 16bit, 48kHz
AVCHD : Linear PCM 2ch, 16bit, 48kHz Dolby Digital 2ch, 16bit, 48kHz
Recording Frame Rate XAVC QFHD (3840 x 2160) @29.97p, 25p, 23.98p 100Mbps/60Mbps
XAVC HD (1920 x 1080) @59.94p, 50p, 50 Mbps/35 Mbps
XAVC HD (1920 x 1080) @59.94i, 50i, 50 Mbps/35 Mbps/25 Mbps
XAVC HD (1920 x 1080) @29.97p, 25p, 23.98p, 50 Mbps/35 Mbps
XAVC HD (1280 x 720)@59.94p, 50p, 50Mbps
XAVC Proxy (1280 x 720) @59.94p, 50p, 29.97p, 25p, 23.98p 9Mbps
XAVC Proxy (640 x 360) @59.94p, 50p, 29.97p, 25p, 23.98p, 3Mbps
MPEG HD422 (1920 x 1080) @59.94i, 50i, 29.97p, 25p, 23.98p, 50 Mbps
MPEG HD422 (1280 x 720) @59.94p, 50p, 50Mbps
MPEG HD420 (1920 x 1080) @59.94i, 50i, 29.97p, 25p, 23.98p, HQ mode (35Mbps)
MPEG HD420 (1440 x 1080) @59.94i, 50i, HQ mode (35Mbps)
MPEG HD420 (1280 x 720) @59.94p, 50p, HQ mode (35Mbps)
MPEG HD Proxy (1280 x 720) @59.94p, 50p, 29.97p, 25p, 23.98p, 9Mbps
MPEG HD Proxy (640 x 360) @59.94p, 50p, 29.97p, 25p, 23.98p, 3Mbps
AVCHD (1920 x 1080)@59.94p, 50p, PS mode (28 Mbps)
AVCHD (1920 x 1080) @59.94i/50i/29.97p/25p/23.98p, FX mode (24 Mbps), FH mode(17 Mbps)
AVCHD (1280 x 720)@59.94p, 50p, FX mode (24 Mbps) FH mode (17 Mbps) HQ mode (9 Mbps)
Recording/Playback Time XAVC-L QFHD 100 mode, Approx. 65 min with 64 GB memory card
XAVC-L QFHD 60 mode, Approx. 100 min with 64 GB memory card
XAVC-L HD 50 mode, Approx. 120 min with 64 GB memory card
XAVC-L HD 35 mode, Approx. 170 min with 64 GB memory card
XAVC-L HD 25 mode, Approx. 220 min with 64 GB memory card
MPEG HD422 @LPCM 2ch 50 Mbps, Approx. 110 min with 64 GB memory card
MPEG HD420 @LPCM 2ch HQ Mode, Approx. 170 min with 64 GB memory card
AVCHD@LPCM 2ch PS Mode, Approx. 290 min with 64 GB memory card
AVCHD@LPCM 2ch FX Mode, Approx. 340 min with 64 GB memory card
AVCHD@LPCM 2ch FH Mode, Approx. 450 min with 64 GB memory card
AVCHD@LPCM 2ch HQ Mode, Approx. 750 min with 64 GB memory card
Storage Temperature -4°F to +140°F
Inputs/Outputs
Audio Input XLR-type 3-pin (female) (x2), line/mic/mic +48 V selectable
Audio Output Integrated into Multi/Micro USB jack(x1), RCA pin(Monaural)(x1)
DC Input DC jack
HDMI Output HDMI connector (Type A)
Headphone Output Stereo mini jack (x1)
MIC Built-in Microphone: Omni-directional stereo electret condenser microphone
Remote Stereo mini-mini jack (?2.5 mm)
SDI Output BNC (x1), 3G/HD/SD SMPTE ST 424/ST 292-1/ST 259 standards
Speaker Output Monaural
Video Output Integrated into Multi/Micro USB jack (x1), RCA pin(x1), Composite 1.0Vp-p, 75 ?
Lens
Filter Diameter M62 mm
Focal Length f = 9.3 - 111.6 mm equivalent to f = 29.0 - 348.0 mm on 35 mm lens (16:9)
Focus AF/MF selectable, 10 mm to ? (Wide), 1000 mm to ? (Tele)
Iris F2.8 - F4.5 auto/manual selectable
Lens Mount Fixed
Zoom Ratio 12x (optical), servo
Media
Type MS/SD(1),SD(1)
Monitoring
Built-in LCD Monitor 8.8cm (3.5 type), Approx. 1.56M dots
Viewfinder 1.0cm?0.39 type) OLED, Approx. 1.44M dots

 

 
4K Handheld XDCAM Memory Camcorder  



Purchase a Sony PXW-Z150 and Receive a $300.00 Instant Rebate (Price After Rebate is $2,999.00)

Expires December 29, 2018



The new PXW-Z150 is ready to impress as the latest addition to the XDCAM range of lightweight, easy to use professional camcorders with new functionality to enable wireless operation and 4K*¹ high quality shooting. The flexible, effortless set up capabilities of the portable PXW-Z150 enables content creators of all experience levels to deliver impressive imagery for content and events shooting scenarios, no matter how tight the budget. The PXW-Z150 features a 1.0-inch type stacked Exmor RS® CMOS image sensor, providing users with spectacular 4K recording and impressive 5x slow motion in Full HD - essential functionality for content creators looking to deliver corporate or personal productions to the highest quality.


Go beyond what’s been traditionally possible with a camcorder; catch every moment in up to 120 frames per second (fps) High Frame Rate continuous recording, in full HD quality. The Clear Image Zoom technology operates at 24x zoom and 18x zoom in HD and 4K modes respectively, in addition to the standard optical 12x zoom. The single 20 megapixel*² 1.0-inch type large sensor size offers clear pictures even in low light, giving filmmakers superb clarity and sharpness, opening up the opportunities for flexible shooting in a variety of environments. In response to rising expectations in the fast paced corporate industry, users can now enjoy live streaming capabilities and FTP wireless with built-in Wi-Fi®.

Stunning 4K high quality image capture
PXW-Z150 offers a change in image capture in its class with 4K QFHD (3840x2160) using the advanced XAVC Long GOP 100Mbps codec with its advanced 1.0-inch type Exmor RS CMOS sensor. This high performance Exmor RS CMOS sensor ensures 4K image capture without binning which makes the image quality the highest in its class.

Highly sensitive with stunning picture quality
Exmor RS CMOS sensor has much high performance, especially readout speed, than the original Exmor R CMOS sensor. High readout speed makes 120fps HFR shooting possible and 4K image capture without binning.

In addition, compared with other camcorder sensors in its class, the 1.0-inch type stacked sensor is brighter, has higher resolution and offers more bokeh with a shallow depth of field than any other camcorder in its price range, allowing you to create beautiful, cinematic images that will inspire you and delight your clients.

The PXW-Z150 is the world first professional camcorder that has adopted the stacked Exmor RS CMOS Image Sensor.

Premium quality G Lens
The premium 12x zoom lens for the camcorder specifically designed for 4K imaging, giving you high resolution and contrast from the center, right to the edge of your picture. The advanced Clear Image Zoom feature doubles magnification to 18x when shooting in 4K QFHD and 24x in HD, maximizing the performance of the camcorder's large 1.0-inch type stacked sensor.

Wide application coverage with 120 fps continuous slow motion
High Frame Rate shots can turn everyday actions into slow motion ballet and PXW-Z150 delivers up to 120 frames per second (fps) in Full HD, giving you a maximum of 5 times slow motion expression. There's no sacrifice in bit depth and no "windowing" of the sensor. So there's no crop factor, no loss in angle of view.
Rich recording format for professional shooting
Advanced XAVC Long GOP format ensures high quality video in both 4K and Full-HD resolution while MPEG2HD format provides full broadcasting support.

Advanced network functions
Built-in Wi-Fi offers live streaming to the cloud or FTP server with the camcorder's Wi-Fi FTP or streaming* functions. Used with Sony's Content Browse Mobile software, you can control the camcorder remotely with a smartphone or tablet, including the ability to adjust settings such as focus, zoom, iris, white balance, REC START/STOP and more.
*QoS will be supported by future firmware update.

Compact and lightweight body with high operability
PXW-Z150 is ergonomically designed to provide a lightweight and easy-to-use shooting experience. Three manual, independent lens rings enable smooth, natural adjustment of focusing, zooming and iris control.

The camcorder can also be used in full-auto mode or completely manual for maximum creative control. Manual dial and buttons on the side of the body allow swift and easy adjustment of IRIS (aperture), GAIN and shutter speed. The white balance is simple to adjust by color temperature in convenient 100K steps.

Rich interface for professional use
There's no need to worry about adapters as the Z150 provides a wide variety of built-in connectivity options including 3G-SDI, HDMI, Multi/Micro USB, professional audio XLR terminals, REMOTE, Composite (RCA) and Lineout.

Multi-Interface (MI) Shoe
Flexible Multi-Interface (MI) Shoe provides power, signal connections and coordinated on/off switching to compatible Sony accessories such as UWP-D wireless microphone systems. A supplied Sony cold shoe adaptor kit provides you with more flexibility for mounting accessories.
Clear Image Zoom
To maximize the quality of your images, the PXW-Z150 has a stunning optical 12x zoom lens that offers high resolution and contrast across the entirety of the image. Sony's advanced Clear Image Zoom feature doubles magnification, smoothly, to 18x when shooting in 4K QFHD and 24x in HD, to fully exploit the imaging capabilities of the PXW-Z150's large 1.0-inch type stacked sensor.


Dual SD Card Slots
Never miss the shot with dual SD card capability. The feature found on most professional camcorders, enables simultaneous, relay and independent recording.

Standard Accessories
Lens hood (1)  
Large eyecup (1)  
Shoecap (1)  
Accessory shoe kit (accessory shoe (1), accessory shoe plate (1), screws (4))  
USB cable (1)  
AC Adaptor (AC-L100 C) (1)  
Power cord (mains lead) (1)  
Rechargeable battery pack (NP-F770) (1)  
Charger(BC-L1) (1)  
Wireless Remote Commander (RMT-845) (1)  
Lithium battery (CR2025 for the Wireless Remote Commander) (1), Pre-installed to the Wireless Remote Commander  
Operating Guide (2)  
CD-ROM "Manuals for Solid-State Memory Camcorderr" (1)  
Warranty (1)