The new HXR-NX5U camcorder is the first product of the Sony NXCAM generation, and a new category of tapeless memory camcorder, providing an ideal balance of power and performance in the digital age. Utilizing the revolutionary AVCHD format, this camcorder offers long duration recording - with dual memory slots - on affordable consumer memory cards. As it facilitates a totally IT-based workflow, the HXR-NX5U has the potential to profoundly change the way content is created. Simultaneous hybrid recording is available in HD and SD formats, using the optional HXR-FMU128 flash memory unit. In any format, breathtaking picture quality is assured with proven features such as a state-of-the-art G Lens and three Exmor CMOS sensors with a ClearVid array. Professionals expect this standard of picture quality from Sony ... and accept nothing lessV Mount Dual Battery Adaptor for HDCAM/XDCAM Camcorders. *****Mail in rebate offer $300.00 cash back on the purchase of a HXR-NX5U from November 1st, 2012 - December 31, 2012******
HDSDI and HDMI Output
Linear PCM Audio
Simultaneous SD/HD Recording via HXR-FMU128
SMPTE Time Code In/Out Connector
Built-in GPS Function
Memory Stick PRO Duo
PRO Duo HG and SDHC Card Compatible
60i and 50i Switchable via Upgrade
Camera Section Specifications
Built-in Optical Filters Clear 1/4 1/16 1/64
Effective Picture Elements Approx. 1,037,000 pixels with ClearVid array
Gain Selection -6 -3 0 3 6 9 12 15 18 21 dB AGC
Minimum Illumination 1.5 lx (auto gain, auto iris, 1/30 shutter)
Shutter Speed (Time) Auto, Manual 60i/30p: 1/4-1/10,000, 24p: 1/3-1/10,000 sec.
Slow & Quick Motion Function 120 fps (fixed) as improved Smooth Slow Rec.
Slow Shutter 1/4 sec. 1/8 sec. 1/15 sec. 1/30 sec.
Audio Recording HD: Linear PCM 2ch, 16bit, 48kHz / Dolby Digital 2ch, 16bit 48kHz SD: Dolby Digital 2ch, 16bit, 48kHz
Mass (w/Lens hood with Lens cover) 2.2 kg (4 lb 15 oz) (w/NP-F570 Battery, Lens hood with Lens cover, large eyecup, ECM-XM1, Memory card) 2.5 kg (5 lb 7 oz) (w/NP-F770 Battery, Lens hood with Lens cover, large eyecup, ECM-XM1, Memory card) 2.6 kg (5 lb 11 oz) (w/NP-F970 Battery, Lens hood with Lens cover, large eyecup, ECM-XM1, Memory card) 2.7 kg (5 lb 14 oz)
Operating Temperature 0 to +40 deg C (+32 to +104 deg F)
Power Consumption ECM-XM1 and LCD with normal brightness 7.7W (When Flash Memory Unit HXR-FMU128 is used, the average power consumption increases about 1.1W).
Power Requirements AC adaptor / Battery 8.4V / 7.2V