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XDCAM HD422 Optical disc Reco


XDCAM HD422 Optical disc Reco

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Exc VAT Price £15,533.81
Inc VAT Price £18,640.57
Cat no. PDW-HD1500/1

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XDCAM HD422 Optical disc Recorder

--Audio performance--

Notes : (*1)Requires a software upgrade planned to be available in autumn 2008.
(*2)Requires optional PDBZ-S1500 software planned to be available in autumn 2008.

Headroom : -12/-16/-18/-20 dB (selectable)

Distortion : 0.05% or less

Dynamic range : 90 dB or more

Frequency response : 20 Hz to 20 kHz +0.5 dB/-1.0 dB

Quantization : 24 bit

Sampling frequency : 48 kHz

--Other Inputs/outputs--

Phones : Stereophone-jack x 1

USB : x 2 (for maintenance)

DC output : 4-pin (female) x 1, DC 12 V, 7.5 W

DC input : XLR 4-pin (male) x 1

AC input : x 1, 100 to 240 V

Video control : D-sub 9-pin (female) x 1, RS-422A

i.LINK : x 1, 6 pin, IEEE1394

Ethernet : RJ-45 x 1, 1000Base-T: IEEE802.3ab, 100Base-Tx: IEEE802.3u, 10Base-T: IEEE802.5

Remote : D-sub 9-pin (female) x 1, RS-422A

--Processor adjustment range--

Chroma level : -infinity to +3 dB

Set up/black level : ± 30 IRE/±210 mV

Video level : -infinity to +3 dB

Chroma phase : ± 30°

System sync phase : ± 15 us

System sync phase (fine) : 0 to 400 ns

--Signal Inputs--

Digital audio AES/EBU : BNC x 2, 4 ch (2 ch each, 1/2 ch and 3/4 ch), AES-3id-1997

Time code : BNC x 1, SMPTE time code, 0.5 to 18 Vp-p/3.3 kohms/unbalanced

Analogue audio (line) : XLR 3-pin (female) x 2, +6 dBu, Hi-Z, balanced

Reference input : BNC x 2 (including loop through), HD Tri-level sync (0.6 Vp-p/75 ohms/negative) or SD blackburst/composite sync (0.286 Vp-p/75 ohms/negative)

SDI (HD/SD*1 switchable) : BNC x 1
-HD-SDI: SMPTE 292M (w/embedded audio)
-SD-SDI: SMPTE 259M (w/embedded audio)

--Signal Outputs--

SD composite : BNC x 1, 10 Vp-p/75 ohms/negative, SMPTE 172M

SD-SDI (character On/Off) : BNC x 1, SMPTE 259M (w/embedded audio)

SD-SDI : BNC x 1, SMPTE 259M (w/embedded audio)

HD-SDI (character On/Off) : BNC x 1, SMPTE 292M (w/embedded audio)

SD composite (character On/Off) : BNC x 1, 10 Vp-p/75 ohms/negative, SMPTE 172M

Time code : BNC x 1, SMPTE time code, 1 Vp-p/75 ohms/unbalanced

Digital audio AES/EBU : BNC x 2, 4 ch (2 ch each, 1/2 ch and 3/4 ch), AES-3id-1997

Analogue audio monitor : XLR 3-pin (male) x 2, +4 dBu, 600ohms, Lo-Z, balanced

Analogue audio line : XLR 3-pin (male) x 2, +4 dBu, 600ohms, Lo-Z, balanced

HD-SDI : BNC x 1, SMPTE 292M (w/embedded audio)

--Video performance--

Compression : MPEG-2 4:2:2P@HL

Composite output : Frequency response: 0.5 to 5.75 MHz +0.5 dB/-2.0 dB
S/N(Y): 53 dB or more
Y/C delay: ± 20 ns or less
K-factor (K2T): 1% or less

Quantization : 8 bit/sample

Sampling frequency : Y: 74.25 MHz, Pb/Pr: 37.125MHz


Storage temperature : -20 to +60°C (-4 to +140°F)

Humidity : 25 to 90% (relative humidity)

Recording format : Video

MPEG HD422 (CBR: 50 Mb/s) MPEG HD(*1)
-HQ mode (VBR, maximum bit rate: 35 Mb/s)
-SP mode (CBR, 25 Mb/s)
-LP mode (VBR, maximum bit rate: 18 Mb/s) (Playback only)
MPEG IMX(*2) (CBR, 50/40/30 Mb/s)
DVCAM(*2) (CBR, 25 Mb/s)

Proxy Video



MPEG HD422: 8 ch/24 bits/48 kHz
MPEG HD(*1): 4 ch/16 bits/48 kHz
MPEG IMX(*2): 4 ch/24 bits/48 kHz or 8 ch/16 bits/48 kHz
DVCAM(*2): 4 ch/16 bits/48 kHz

Proxy Audio

A-law: 8 ch/8 bits/8 kHz

Recording/Playback time : MPEG HD422, 50 Mb/s: Approx. 95 min. (PFD50DLA), Approx. 43 min. (PFD23A)
MPEG HD(*1), 35 Mb/s: More than 145 min. (PFD50DLA), More than 65 min. (PFD23A)
MPEG HD(*1), 25 Mb/s: Approx. 190 min. (PFD50DLA), Approx. 85 min. (PFD23A)
MPEG IMX(*2), 50 Mb/s: Approx. 100 min. (PFD50DLA), Approx. 45 min. (PFD23A)
MPEG IMX(*2), 40 Mb/s: Approx. 120 min. (PFD50DLA), Approx. 55 min. (PFD23A)
MPEG IMX(*2), 30 Mb/s: Approx. 150 min. (PFD50DLA), Approx. 68 min. (PFD23A)
DVCAM(*2), 25 Mb/s: Approx. 185 min. (PFD50DLA), Approx. 85 min. (PFD23A)

Mass : Approx. 6.5 kg (14 lb 5 oz)

Dimensions (W x H x D) : 210 x 132 x 396 mm (8 3/8 x 5 1/4 x 15 5/8 inches)

Operating temperature : +5 to 40°C (+41 to 104°F)

Power Consumption : AC: 80 W, DC: 65 W, SAVEMODE(DC): 55 W

Power requirements : 100 V to 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz
12 V DC

Search speed (in color) : Jog mode

-1 to +1 time normal speed

Variable speed

-2 to +2 times normal speed

Shuttle mode

-20 to +20 times normal speed


-35/+35 times normal speed



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