TVCREW NY has acquired the SONY PDW700 camera. Here’s some details.

Camera Overview

The PDW-700 camcorder is equipped with three 2/3-inch type CCDs a newly developed Power HAD™ FX progressive CCD with 1920 x 1080 effective pixels. Stunning-quality HD images can be captured by this high-resolution CCD in conjunction with the 14-bit A/D converter and advanced digital signal processing incorporated in the PDW-700. It provides recording capabilities in both 1080 and 720, a signal-to-noise ratio of 59 dB and sensitivity of F11 at 59.94 Hz (F12 at 50 Hz). It can record four-channel 24-bit audio of uncompromised quality.

Camera Features

  • Three 2/3″ 520,000 Progressive CCD imagers
  • High-quality four-channel audio recording
  • Dual HD/SD-SDI outputs and composite/HD-Y output
  • Ethernet interface
  • i.LINK interface
  • HD422:1080: 59.94i, 50i
  • HD422 50Mbps
  • DL & SL Disc Recording
  • HD422: 1080: 29.97p, 25p, and 720: 59.94p, 50p
  • HD420: 1080 & 720