The Sony HDW2000/20 is an HDCAM studio editing recorder capable of down converting to standard 480i definition. This recorder used in conjunction with Sony's top-quality CineAlta line of cameras delivers the pinnacle in high definition acquisition.
The HDCAM format has been widely accepted by top professionals as the HD format of choice and shows Sony's commitment to providing the highest quality solutions for the most demanding cinematographers. This deck is capable of recording HDCAM at variable frame rates, as well as compressed audio in either Dolby-E or AC-3 formats.
Note: Pulldown output not included with this model.
The Sony HDCAM format has become an industry standard for high quality, manageable high definition acquisition. With its robust feature set and familiar tape-based work flow, professionals will feel right at home.
Built-In Down Conversion
The HDW2000/20 has the ability to down convert 1080 HD signals on the fly. This can be very useful for either outputting to a standard definition video monitor or recording for broadcast-ready format delivery.
Frame Accurate Editing
Editing with digital cassette allows for frame accurate recording without the hassle of prerolling.