SONY PMW-200 XDCAM camcorder

Three 1/2-inchExmorCMOS sensors XDCAM camcorder recording Full HD 422 at 50 Mbps
Building on the unparalleled success of the Sony PMW-EX1/R, the PMW-200 is the first handheld camera in its class to be equipped with three large, newly developed 1/2-inch Exmor CMOS sensors which provide excellent sensitivity and depth of field characteristics. Recording in Full HD 422 at 50 Mbps, the PMW-200 offers exceptional performance, operational versatility and workflow efficiency.

The PMW-200 is supplied with a 14x Fujinon lens for remarkable picture quality and flexible creative control with three independent rings with end stops. The PMW-200 can also record in a range of different formats as well as being compatible with other XDCAM HD 422 and XDCAM EX equipment.

HD 422 50 Mbps recordings ideal for a wide range of shooting conditions

High-quality MPEG HD422 50 Mbps recording is fully compliant with the latest EBU recommendations for long form broadcast production and is widely accepted in broadcasting stations and production houses. This capability ensures the PMW-200 is ideal for a wide range of different applications, including newsgathering and documentary production.

New firmware versions:

Upgrade is free of charge. 
  • The "Auto Flange Back" function in the User Menu allows you to easily adjust the camcorder back focus, ensuring a consistent crisp focus across the zoom range.
  • The "WiFi Remote Control" function in User Menu allows you to remotely control selected camcorder functions using a range of mobile devices allowing you to capture an even greater variety of shots.
  • The "Audio Reference Level setting" in the User Menu give you greater control over your audio & allows you to quickly adapt to different conditions.
  • The "Steady Shot" function can now be assigned to one of the assignable buttons.
  • The camcorder Setup data can now be saved on a USB memory device, as well as an SxS memory card.
V 1.20
This latest firmware update enables stream signal recording via i.LINK DVCAM input and enhanced shooting features, including improvements to Auto Focus and Auto Knee performances for easy shooting and reduced camcorder setup time.

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