Sony PXW-Z150 4K Full-HD Compact Solid-State Memory Camcorder

The PXW-Z150 from Sony is a compact handy camcorder that delivers broadcast quality 4K and Full-HD

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The PXW-Z150 from Sony is a compact handy camcorder that delivers broadcast quality 4K and Full-HD

Ready for any shooting scenario, Sony’s PXW-Z150 handy professional camcorder delivers stunning 4K image quality, 120fps HFR Full-HD slow-motion and built-in advanced networking for live streaming and wireless workflow.

Revolutionary imaging performance with Exmor RSTM sensor, 1.0-inch type, and 120 fps HFR

To deliver imaging performance previously impossible for a compact camcorder, Sony has developed the world's first 1.0-inch type stacked CMOS image sensor that delivers amazing imaging performance professionals have come to expect.

Sony's G lens with maximum 24× 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 to 18x when shoot- ing 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.

XAVC / MPEG2 HD / AVCHD

4K QFHD Long GOP 4:2:0 8bit 100Mbps
Full HD Long GOP 4:2:2 10bit 50Mbps

Flexible 4K and Full HD recordings

Stunning 4K picture performance is supported with 4K QFHD (3840x2160) XAVC Long GOP at 100Mbps, while integration with established broadcast workflows is simplified with Full HD recording in XAVC Long GOP(4:2:2/10bit 50Mbps) and MPEG- 2 HD (50Mbps/35Mbps). You can even use AVCHD to further expand workflow flexibility. However you want to shoot, the PXW-Z150 delivers.

Compact and Lightweight Body

The 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. Exceptional 6.3W power efficiency offers high performance within a compact handheld body style without compromising battery life. Up to 400 minutes with optional NP-F970 battery.

High resolution monitoring

The PXW-Z150 gives you precise monitoring and low latency, however you choose to shoot, with its advanced, wide viewing- angle and high contrast 0.39 type 1440K dots OLED electronic viewfinder (EVF) with large eye-cap, and an easily adjustable, flip-out 3.5-inch* type 1550K dots LCD panel.

Multi-Interface (MI) Shoe

The PXW-Z150 takes advantage of Sony’s flexible built-in Multi-Interface (MI) Shoe, which provides power, signal connections and coordinated on/off switching to compatible accessories from Sony. For example, you can connect and control Sony's wireless microphone systems such as the UWP-D11 or UWP-D12 or attach the HVL-LBPC light.

Wireless - Networked for high mobility

The PXW-Z150 has advanced networking capabilities that give you more mobility in your work, allowing you to FTP files directly from the camcorder or live stream from any event using built-in Wi-Fi® features with no accessories required. Sony’s unique QoS technology* dramatically improves the clarity that’s possible on a wireless connection, giving you better pictures even with the limitations of today’s real-world networks.

You can also remotely control the PXW-Z150 with a smartphone or tablet, including the ability to adjust settings such as focus, zoom, iris, white balance, REC START/STOP and more using Sony’s Content Browser Mobile** software.

Wide choice of connections including 3G-SDI

There’s no need to worry about adapters as the PXW-Z150 provides a wide variety of built-in connectivity options including 3G-SDI, HDMI®, Multi/Micro USB, professional audio XLR terminals, REMOTE and Composite (RCA). A supplied cold shoe adaptor kit from Sony, provides you with more flexibility for mounting accessories.

Dual media slots for recording flexibility
To extend recording times and workflow flexibility, the PXW-Z150 is equipped with two memory card slots and is compatible with SDXC and SDHC cards.

“RELAY” mode automatically switches recording from the first to the second memory card when the first is full, while “SIMUL” mode permits simultaneous recording to two memory cards (for example to create an immediate back-up version).

Imaging
Image Sensor 1-Chip 1" CMOS Sensor
Sensor Resolution 20.00 MP
Effective Sensor Resolution 14.2 MP
Gain -3 to 33 dB
Minimum Illumination 1.7 lux
White Balance Range 2300 to 15,000K
Lens
Focal Length 9.3 to 111.6mm
35mm Equivalent Focal Length 29 to 348mm
Optical Zoom Ratio 12x
Max Digital Zoom 48x
Maximum Aperture f/2.8 to 4.5
Filter Size 62 mm
Image Stabilization Optical
Focus Control Autofocus
Manual Focus
Camera
Shutter Speed 1/6 to 1/10,000 sec
Built-In ND Filter Mechanical Filter Wheel with 2 Stop (1/4), 4 Stop (1/16), 6 Stop (1/64) ND Filters
Built-In Microphone Type Stereo
Recording Media 1 x SDXC/Memory Stick PRO Duo Hybrid Card Slot
1 x SDXC Card Slot
Recording
Broadcast System Compatibility NTSC
Recording Modes XAVC-L 4:2:0 8-Bit: 
3840 x 2160p at 23.98/25/29.97 fps (60 to 100 Mb/s) 
1920 x 1080i at 50/59.94 fps (25 to 50 Mb/s) 
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (35 to 50 Mb/s) 
1280 x 720p at 50/59.94 fps (50 Mb/s) 
MPEG2 4:2:2: 
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97 fps (50 Mb/s) 
1280 x 720p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (50 Mb/s) 
AVCHD: 
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (24 to 28 Mb/s) 
Variable Frame Rates 1080i: 120 fps
1080i: 100 fps
1080i: 1 to 60 fps
1080i: 1 to 50 fps
Audio Recording 2-Channel 24-Bit 48 kHz
Interfaces
Video Connectors 1 x RCA (Composite) Output
1 x HDMI Output
1 x BNC (3G-SDI) Output
Audio Connectors 1 x Stereo 2RCA Output
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Stereo Headphone Output
2 x 3-Pin XLR Mic/Line Level (+48 V Phantom Power) Input
Other I/O 1 x 2.5 mm LANC Control 
1 x USB Micro-B 
Wireless Interfaces 2.4 GHz Wi-Fi
Display
Display Type LCD
Screen Size 3.5"
Screen Resolution 1,560,000 Dots
EVF
Screen Size .39"
EVF Resolution 1,440,000 Dots
Power
Power Connectors 1 x Barrel Input
Power Consumption 6.6 W
Environmental
Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C
Storage Temperature -4 to 140°F / -20 to 60°C
General
Accessory Mount 1 x Multi-Interface Shoe
Dimensions 6.7 x 7.4 x 14.6" / 171.3 x 187.8 x 371.3 mm
Weight 5.1 lb / 2.3 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight 8.74 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 18.05 x 10.6 x 9.5"

What's Included

  • 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 Camcorder" (1)
  • Warranty (1)

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