JVC GY-HM660 ProHD Mobile News Streaming Camera

JVC GY-HM660 ProHD Mobile News Streaming Camera

JVC GY-HM660 ProHD Mobile News Streaming Camera

B&H # JVGYHM660 MFR # GY-HM660U
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Product Highlights

  • Three 1/3" 12-Bit CMOS Sensors
  • Full HD Up to 59.94p/ Records SD Video
  • Integrated Fujinon 23x Optical Zoom Lens
  • Supports .MOV, .MP4, and AVCHD 2.0
  • HDMI, HD-SDI Output, 2x XLR Audio Inputs
  • Dual Codec Recording
  • Zixi, SMPTE2022, and RTMP Streaming
  • Simultaneously Record and Stream
  • In-Camera Clip Trimming
  • IFB Audio Channel
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Streaming: Capable with Optional Adapter

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JVC GY-HM660 overview

  • 1Description

The JVC GY-HM660 ProHD Mobile News Streaming Camera features a lightweight-user-friendly design providing capacity for fast, efficient mobile newsgathering. The GY-HM660 offers built-in GPS, Wi-Fi connectivity allowing FTP file uploads, and remote control and remote viewing Apps for both iOS and Android. Also, a dual codec recording capacity allows for simultaneous HD + SD or HD + ¼ HD capture for web delivery. The built-in streaming functionality enables you to record internally, while simultaneously streaming. Please note that streaming from the camera requires that you source a Wi-Fi adapter, 4G LTE modem, or a LAN connector that connects to the camera's USB port.

The camera's imaging system consists of three 1/3" 12-bit CMOS sensors with 1920 x 1080 resolution. The camera records NTSC broadcast compatible frame rates up to 59.94p in AVCHD and integrates a 23x Fujinon autofocus zoom lens with manual focus and zoom capability with a built-in 3-position ND filter. Connections include HD-SDI and HDMI. Comprehensive recording options consist of MPEG-2, AVCHD 2.0, and SD and Proxy H.264. Two SDXC/SDHC slots are available for simultaneous dual codec recording or relay recording. A viewfinder, LCD display and built-in microphone provide additional flexibility in on-the-go shooting.

Image
  • Three 1/3" 12-bit CMOS sensors (1920 x 1080 each)
  • 23x Fujinon autofocus wide angle zoom lens with manual functions F1.6-3.0, 23x, f=4.1-94.3mm (35mm equivalent: 29 to 667mm)
  • Optical image stabilizer
  • 3 position ND filter (1/4, 1/16, 1/64)
Inputs / Outputs
  • HD/SD-SDI and HDMI outputs
  • 2-ch balanced audio mic/line switchable inputs with phantom power supply
Frame Rate
The camera records at NTSC compatible frame rates of up to 59.94 i/p
Multiple Encoding Formats
  • HD MPEG2 (35/25/19Mbps)
  • AVCHD 1920 x 1080 59.94p/60i
  • SD H.264
  • 960x540 H.264 mode
  • 480x270 H.264 (web)
Wide Media Format Compatibility
  • AVCHD
  • .MP4 (XDCAM EX)
  • .MOV
Pre Record
In this mode, the camera continually records up to 15 seconds in cache memory. When the trigger is pressed, the live signal is appended to the cached recording. This feature is useful for situations when you don't know when the action will start, and allows you to press record after the event has happened, and still capture it, without worrying about wasting recording time or overwriting your media cards.
Additional Features
  • The Interruptable Foldback (IFB) Audio channel allows the control room to communicate with on-air talent or the camera operator via an ear piece. Communication is one way, with the control able to send messages but not receive them. IFB Audio is scheduled to be available around June 2016
  • SDXC/SDHC memory card recording (2 slots for dual-backup, continuous recording)
  • Built-in GPS
  • Professional switch layout and comprehensive video settings
  • Time lapse recording
  • Built-in stereo microphone
  • Wi-Fi connectivity with Apps for iOS/Android for remote control, remote viewing, and metadata upload (requires optional Wi-Fi adapter)
  • FTP file upload via Wi-Fi (requires optional Wi-Fi adapter)
  • Dual codec recording for simultaneous HD + SD or HD + 1/4 HD capture (for web delivery)
  • 0.45-inch 1.22M pixel color viewfinder
  • 3.5-inch 920K pixel LCD display with focus assist
  • High performance 2D DNR
  • Wired remote control connector
UPC: 046838074172
In the Box
JVC GY-HM660 ProHD Mobile News Streaming Camera
  • AC Adapter
  • Battery Pack
  • AV Cable
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
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    • 1Description

    JVC GY-HM660 specs

    Imaging
    Image Sensor 3-Chip 1/3" CMOS Sensor
    Sensor Resolution 2.2 x
    Gain -6 to 18 dB
    Lens
    Focal Length 4.1 to 94.3mm
    35mm Equivalent Focal Length 29 to 667mm
    Optical Zoom Ratio 23x
    Maximum Aperture f/1.6 to 3
    Filter Size 72 mm
    Image Stabilization Optical Image Stabilization
    Camera
    Shutter Speed 1/1/6 to 1/1/10,000 sec
    Built-In ND Filter Mechanical Filter Wheel with 2 Stop (1/4), 4 Stop (1/16), 6 Stop (1/64) ND Filters
    Recording Media 2 x SDXC Card Slots  (U1 / Class 10 or faster cards recommended)
    Recording
    Broadcast System Compatibility NTSC
    Recording Modes MPEG2 4:2:0:
    1920 x 1080 at 23.98/25/29.97 fps 
    1440 x 1080i at 50/59.94 fps 
    1280 x 720p at 23.98/29.97/59.94 fps 
    AVCHD 4:2:0:
    1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps 
    Audio Recording 2-Channel 16-Bit 48 kHz
    Interfaces
    Video Connectors 1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) TRRS A/V Output
    1 x BNC (HD-SDI) Output
    1 x HDMI Output
    1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) TRRS A/V (Composite) Output
    Audio Connectors 1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Stereo Headphone Output
    2 x 3-Pin XLR Mic/Line Level (+48 V Phantom Power) Input
    1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) Stereo Input
    Other I/O 1 x 2.5 mm LANC Control 
    1 x RCA Timecode Input/Output
    Display
    Display Type LCD
    Screen Size 3.5"
    Screen Resolution 920,000 Dots
    EVF
    EVF Display Type LCOS
    Screen Size .45"
    EVF Resolution 1,220,000 Dots
    Power
    Power Connectors 1 x Barrel (12 VDC) Input
    Power Consumption 12 W
    Environmental
    Operating Temperature 32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C
    Storage Temperature 14 to 122°F / -20 to 50°C
    Operating Humidity 35 to 80%
    Storage Humidity 85%
    General
    Dimensions 7 x 7.8 x 16.3" / 17.8 x 19.8 x 41.6 cm
    Weight 5.3 lb / 2.4 kg
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 9.15 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 19.7 x 11.4 x 10.7"

    JVC GY-HM660 reviews

    GY-HM660 ProHD Mobile News Streaming Camera is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1.
    Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent quality and image I bought and used 2 of these cameras at my last company. They are excellent and very versatile. I do recommend them.
    Date published: 2017-09-03
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