chain with HDCU-900, RCP, Plate, HDVF-C750W 7" view finder, 500' fibre cable, HDLA1500 Sled.
Three 2/3-inch Power HAD HD CCD sensors multi format HD system camera with fibre interface
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Model DetailsPursuing the ultimate HD system for today and for tomorrow, Sony sets another milestone in the history of multi-format HD camera systems - the HDC-1500R - offering a broader choice of interlace and progressive formats, much greater picture quality, and enhanced operational flexibility.
The HDC-1500R incorporates a newly developed CCD imager and DSP LSI - two key devices that allow it to achieve ultimate picture performance in a variety of scanning modes. The CCD used in this camera can accommodate all existing interlace and progressive scan formats ranging from 1080/50i and 1080/59.94i. It can also capture stunning 1080/59.94P* and 1080/50P* images - as well as delivering the highest-possible quality 720/50P image creation*.
Such high image quality is supported by the camera's convenient peripherals, which make installation and operation of an HDC-1000R system very smooth.
Power HAD FX CCD for high sensitivity
The HDC-1500R is equipped with a newly developed three 2/3-inch type 2.2-megapixel HD CCD. Based on Sony HAD sensor technology and the latest on-chip lens structure, this new CCD offers a high sensitivity of F11 at 2000 lx. In addition to this performance, a wide variety of capturing modes including 1080/50i, 60i, 1080/24P, and 1080/25P, 30P are available. What's more, this CCD can capture top-quality 1080/50P, 60P(*) images - a capability that also offers highest-quality 720/50P, 60P image acquisition for today's operations. (*)1080/50P, 60P signals can be only output from the camera head.
14-bit A/D (Analog to Digital) conversion
The HDC-1500R utilises a 14-bit A/D convertor, which enables images captured by the high-performance CCDs to be processed with maximum precision. In particular, this high-resolution A/D conversion allows the gradation in mid-to-dark-tone areas of the picture to be faithfully reproduced. Thanks to this 14-bit A/D convertor, pre-knee signal compression at highlight areas can be eliminated and the camera can clearly reproduce a high-luminance subject at a 600% dynamic range.
Improved S/N ratio
At the heart of the outstanding picture performance of the HDC-1500R camera is a newly developed 2/3-inch type 2.2-megapixel full HD progressive CCD. Based on Sony's HAD sensor technology and the latest on-chip lens structure, this CCD offers a high sensitivity of F10 or F11 at 2,000 lx and an excellent signal-to-noise ratio of 56 dB (typical).
Together with a unique "Noise Suppression" function, which reduces the high-frequency noise elements in video signals by using Sony's advanced digital signal processing technology, a 64dB S/N ratio can be achieved.
Newly added Focus Assist Functions
For easier focusing through the viewfinder, two types of focus assist functions are newly incorporated to the HDC-1500R: Viewfinder Detail and Focus Assist Indicator. To intuitively recognize a focusing point, users of the camera can add dedicated image-enhancing edge signals directly to the viewfinder as "Viewfinder Detail". The "Focus Assist Indicator" is a helpful tool for manual focus adjustments, especially when shooting wide-angle views. An indicator is displayed at the bottom or other positions of the viewfinder frame, enabling users to make more accurate and fine focus adjustments.
Compact and Lightweight
The HDC-1500R portable camera is designed to be very compact and lightweight for a high level of mobility in the field. The HDC-1500R camera weighs approximately 4.5 kg ensuring comfortable operation either on the shoulder or on a tripod.
|Power requirements||240 V AC, 1.4 A (max.), 180 V DC, 1.0 A (max.), 12 V DC, 7 A (max.)|
|Operating temperature||-20 to +45°C (-4 to +113°F)|
|Storage temperature||-20°C to +60°C (-4°F to +140°F)|
|Mass||Approx. 4.5 kg (9 lb 15 oz)|
|Pickup device||3-chip 2/3-inch type CCD|
|Effective picture elements (H x V)||1920 x 1080|
|Signal format||1080/50i, 59.94i, 23.98P, 24P, 25P, 29.97P|
|Spectrum system||F1.4 prism system|
|Lens mount||Sony bayonet mount|
|Built-in filters||CC: A: CROSS, B: 3200K, C: 4300K, D: 6300K, E: 8000K|
ND: 1: Clear, 2: 1/4ND, 3: 1/8ND, 4: 1/16ND, 5: 1/64ND
|Sensitivity (1080/59.94i)||F10 at 2000 lx (3200K, 89.9% reflectance)|
|Signal-to-noise ratio||56 dB/64 dB (w/NS max.) (1080i, typical)|
|Horizontal resolution (1080/59.94i)||1000 TV lines (at center)|
|Registration||Within 0.02% (all zones, without lens)|
|Shutter speed selection||1/100, 1/125, 1/250, 1/500, 1/1000, 1/2000 s (1080/59.94i)|
1/60, 1/125, 1/250, 1/500, 1/1000, 1/2000 s (1080/50i)
|Modulation depth||45% horizontally (typical) (800 TV lines at center, 27.5 MHz, with typical lens)|
|Audio input (CH1)||XLR-3-pin (female) (1), mic or front mic or line selectable|
|Audio input (CH2)||XLR-3-pin (female) (1), AES/EBU or mic or line selectable|
|Mic 1 input||XLR-3-pin (female) (1)|
|Prompter output/Genlock input/Return input||BNC type (1), 1.0 Vp-p, 75 ohms|
|Prompter 2||BNC type (1), 1.0 Vp-p, 75 ohms|
|DC input||XLR-4-pin (1), 10.5 to 17 V DC|
|DC output||4-pin (1), 10.5 to 17.5 V DC, 1.5 A (max.)|
|Test output||BNC type (1), 1.0 Vp-p, 75 ohms|
|SDI 1 output||BNC type (1) HD-SDI|
|SDI 2 output||(without embededd audio)|
|Earphone output||Stereo mini-jack (1)|
|CCU||Electro-optical connector (1)|
|Intercom 1||XLR-5-pin (female) (1)|
|Intercom 2||XLR-5-pin (female) (1)|
|Switch label 1, 2|
Additional Detailed Information:
Optional with Sony Sled:
Additional InformationSony HDC 1000R series.pdf
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