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JVC GY-HM170E Camcorder


Offers professional full HD and 4K Ultra HD recording in a small, compact design
  • Single 1/2.3-inch CMOS image sensor
  • High quality integrated 12x F1.2-3.5 zoom lens
  • Dynamic zoom in HD mode
  • 4K Ultra HD recording
  • 4:2:2 full HD recording

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Exc VAT Price £1,190.00
Inc VAT Price £1,428.00
Cat no. GY-HM170E

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While very compact, the economical GY-HM170E features a heavy duty body with professional control layout and comprehensive video profile settings for professional use. It is a fully functional high performance 4K Ultra HD camcorder that's equally capable of shooting 4:2:2 full HD at 50Mbps. Its integrated 12x optical zoom lens and 4K CMOS sensor, deliver razor sharp 4K Ultra HD recordings directly to SDHC/SDXC memory cards. It can even record on two cards simultaneously for instant backup or extended recording time. Output live 4K UHD camera signals through the built-in HDMI connector. And its tiny size allows you to shoot in venues that may be unfriendly to larger cameras.

JVC GY-HM170E Features:

  • Single 1/2.3-inch CMOS image sensor with 12.76 million pixels (9.03 active)
  • High quality integrated 12x F1.2-3.5 zoom lens (35mm equivalent: 29.5-354mm)
  • Dynamic zoom in HD mode combines optical zoom and pixel mapping to create seamless and lossless 24x zoom
  • 4K Ultra HD recording (150 Mbps, 24/30p) to SDXC (UHS-I Speed class3) card
  • 4:2:2 full HD recording at 50Mbps (24-60p)
  • Live 4K UHD output via HDMI connector
  • 2 position ND filter (1/4, 1/16)
  • Built-in stereo microphone
  • Dual SDHC/SDXC slots enable dual, backup and continuous recording
  • 3.5-inch colour LCD display (920K pixel) with smart focus assist function
  • 0.24-inch colour viewfinder (1.56M pixel) with smart focus assist function
  • Wired remote control supported
  • 9 user button assignable functions
  • Includes BN-VF823U 7.2V battery, AC adapter
    Power DC 12V (AC adapter), DC 7.2V (battery)
    Power Consumption Approx. 8.1W (with VF in 4K REC mode, default setting )
    Weight Approx. 1.11kg (including battery)
    Dimensions153 mm(W) x 112 mm(H) x 299 mm(D)
    Operation temperature0¿ to 40¿ (32°F to 104°F)
    Storage temperature-20¿ to 50¿ ( 14°F to 122°F)
    Operating humidity30% to 80%
    Storage humidityunder 85%
    Image Sensor1/2.3-inch Back Side Illuminated CMOS Total 12.76M pixels, valid 9.03M pixels
    SynchronisingInternal synchronisation
    StabiliserOptical image stabiliser
    Shutter speed1/4~1/10000
    LensF1.2 (wide) to F3.5 (tele)
    f=4.67mm to 56.04mm
    35mm equivalent: 29.5mm to 354mm
    Filter diameter62mm
    Gain0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, 21, 24dB, LoLux (30, 36dB), AGC
    ND filternone, 1/4, 1/16
    LCD display3.5-inch 920k pixels, 16:9
    Viewfinder0.24-inch 1.56M pixel, 16:9
    Recording media2x SDHC/SDXC memory card (4K:UHS-1 U3 HD:50Mbps Class10, MOV HDClass 6 AVCHD Class4)
    Video recording Video codec: MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 (4K/HD), AVCHD(HD/SD)
    File format : MOV(H.264), MTS(AVCHD)
    NTSC setting: 3840 x 2160/29.97p, 23.98p
    PAL setting: 3840 x 2160/25p
    NTSC setting:
    XHQ 422 mode:1920 x1080/59.94p.29.97p,23.98p(50Mbps),
    XHQ mode: 1920x1080/59.94p,29.97p,23.98p(50Mbps),1920x1080/59.94i,29.97p,
    23.98p(35Mbps) 1280x720/59.94p(35Mbps)
    PAL setting: XHQ mode:1920 x 1080/50p(50Mbps)
    XHQ mode:1920x1080/50p,50i,25p(50Mbps),1920x1080/50i,25p(35Mbps),
    NTSC setting: Progressive mode(Max 28Mbps):1920 x 1080/59.94p,
    HQ mode(24Mbps):1920 x 1080/59.94i, SP mode(17Mbps):1920 x1080/59.94i
    LP mode(9Mbps):1440 x 1080/59.94i, EP mode(5Mbps):1440 x1080/59.94i
    PAL setting: Progressive mode(Max 28Mbps):1920 x 1080/50p,
    HQ mode(24Mbps):1920 x 1080/50i, SP mode(17Mbps):1920 x1080/50i
    LP mode(9Mbps):1440 x 1080/50i, EP mode(5Mbps):1440 x1080/50i
    NTSC setting: 720 x 480/59.94i
    NTSC setting: 720 x 480/59.94i
    NTSC setting: HQ mode(3Mbps):960 x 540/29.97p, 23.98p, LP mode(1.2Mbps):480 x 270/29.97p, 23.98p
    PAL setting: HQ mode(3Mbps):960 x 540/25p, LP mode(1.2Mbps):480 x 270/25p
    Audio recordingLPCM 2ch, 48kHz/16-bit(4k/HD/SD MOV)), AC3 2ch(AVCHD), µlow 2ch(Proxy)
    Video output AV output (f3.5mm mini jack x1)
    HDMI output x1
    Audio inputXLR x2 (MIC,+48V/LINE), f3.5mm mini jack x1
    Audio outputAV output (f3.5mm mini jack x1)
    Headphonef3.5mm mini jack x1
    Remotef2.5mm mini jack x1
    USBDEVICEx1 (Mass storage)
  • Battery (BN-VF823) x1
  • AC adapter x1
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