SONY PMW-100 XDCAM camcorder

1/2.9-inch type Exmor CMOS sensor compact XDCAM HD422 camcorder recording full HD on SxSsolid state media
  • 1/2.9" CMOS Sensor (1920 x 1080)
  • XDCAM 422 MPEG-2 Codec at 50 Mb/s
  • 10x Zoom Lens - 40-400mm (35mm Equiv)
  • 3.5" LCD Screen (852 x 480 Pixels)
  • HD-SDI & HDMI Outputs
  • Dual XLR Inputs / Timecode & Genlock I/O
  • Dual ExpressCard SxS Card Slots
  • Compatible with XDCAM Disc & EX Formats
  • DVCAM Recording
  • Less Than 4 lb with Battery & Card

Compact, highly portable XDCAM HD22 (50 Mbps) handheld Camcorder

The PMW-100’s 1/2.9-inch Exmor CMOS sensor and MPEG HD422 codec offers astonishingly high quality HD image capture in a compact, light weight chassis. It’s a perfect partner for the popular PMW-500 XDCAM HD422 shoulder camcorder, with all the benefits of the established XDCAM production workflow for speed and reliability. Advanced features such as slow and quick motion, cache recording and Night Shot also ensure the PMW-100 is a no-compromise choice when used independently.

For applications such as news gathering, documentaries and events, the PMW-100’s low power consumption and dual recording media slots provide plenty of endurance alongside its exceptional handheld portability.

New firmware versions:

PMW-100: V1.10
Upgrade is free of charge.

  • "White Clip level setting" in User Menu
  • "Audio Reference level setting" in User Menu
  • "Steady Shot" is selectable as an Assignable Switch item
  • "Auto Black Balance" in User Menu


  • Improved "Distortion compensation"

NOTE: Please read the installation manual and release notes carefully before starting the Update.