Sony PXW-Z280 4K 3-CMOS 1/2" Sensor XDCAM Camcorder

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Sony PXW-Z280 4K 3-CMOS 1/2" Sensor XDCAM Camcorder
Key Features
  • Three 1/2" Exmor R CMOS Sensors
  • 4K 60p Recording
  • Integrated 17x Optical Zoom Lens
  • Electronic Variable ND Filter
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Sony's PXW-Z280 4K 3-CMOS 1/2" Sensor XDCAM Camcorder continues the fine tradition of the XDCAM series of cameras. It captures 4K at up to 60p relying on three 1/2" Exmor R sensors that provide improved low-light capability when compared to standard sensors. The camera integrates a 17x optical zoom lens and an electronic variable ND filter. The camera supports modern codecs such as XAVC, as well as legacy codecs such as MPEG HD and DVCAM, allowing you to use one camera to shoot 4K, HD, or SD video.
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Sony PXW-Z280 Overview

Sony's PXW-Z280 4K 3-CMOS 1/2" Sensor XDCAM Camcorder continues the fine tradition of the XDCAM series of cameras. It captures 4K at up to 60p relying on three 1/2" Exmor R sensors that provide improved low-light capability when compared to standard sensors. The camera integrates a 17x optical zoom lens and an electronic variable ND filter. The camera supports modern codecs such as XAVC, as well as legacy codecs such as MPEG HD and DVCAM, allowing you to use one camera to shoot 4K, HD, or SD video.

The camera supports S-Log 3 for improved performance, and HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma) which allows you to shoot and deliver footage compatible with both HDR (high dynamic range) and SDR (standard dynamic range) without needing laborious post-production work. You can record in both 4K and HD simultaneously, or output 4K 60p via the built-in 12G-SDI output. The camera features built-in 2.4 and 5 GHz Wi-Fi.

UPC: 027242913783

Sony PXW-Z280 Specs

Imaging
Image Sensor3-Chip 1/2" CMOS Sensor
Effective Sensor Resolution3840 x 2160
Signal-to-Noise Ratio63 dB
Minimum Illumination0.0013 Lux
Lens
Focal Length5.6 to 95.2mm
35mm Equivalent Focal Length30.3 to 515mm
Optical Zoom Ratio17x
Maximum Aperturef/1.9
Minimum Aperturef/16
Filter Size77 mm
Control RingsFocus
Zoom
Iris
Image StabilizationOptical
Focus ControlAutofocus
Manual Focus
Camera
Shutter Speed1/24 to 1/8000 sec
Built-In ND FilterMechanical Filter Wheel with Clear, 2 Stop (1/4), 4 Stop (1/16), 6 Stop (1/64) ND Filters and a 2 to 7 Stop Electronic ND Filter
Built-In Microphone TypeStereo
Recording Media2 x SxS Card Slots
Media/Memory Card SlotDual Slot: SxS
Recording
Recording ModesXAVC-I:
3840 x 2160p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (600 Mb/s) 
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (222 Mb/s) 
1920 x 1080i at 50/59.94 fps (222 Mb/s) 
1280 x 720p at 50/59.94 fps (222 Mb/s) 
XAVC-L:
3840 x 2160p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (150 Mb/s) 
1920 x 2160p at 23.98/25/29.97/59.94 fps (50 Mb/s) 
1920 x 1080i at 50/59.94 fps (50 Mb/s) 
1280 x 720p at 50/59.94 fps (50 Mb/s) 
XAVC-L:
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (35 Mb/s) 
1920 x 1080i at 50/59.94 fps (35 Mb/s) 
1920 x 1080i at 50/59.94 fps (25 Mb/s) 
MPEG-2 4:2:2:
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97 fps (50 Mb/s) 
1920 x 1080i at 50/59.94 fps (50 Mb/s) 
1280 x 720p at 23.98/25/29.97/50/59.94 fps (50 Mb/s) 
MPEG-2 4:2:0:
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97 fps (35 Mb/s) 
1920 x 1080i at 50/59.94 fps (35 Mb/s) 
1440 x 1080p at 23.98/25/29.97 fps (35 Mb/s) 
1440 x 1080i at 50/59.94 fps (35 Mb/s) 
1280 x 1080p at 50/59.94 fps (35 Mb/s) 
DV 4:2:0 8-Bit:
720 x 576i at 50 fps (25 Mb/s) 
720 x 576PsF at 50 fps (25 Mb/s) 
720 x 480i at 59.94 fps (25 Mb/s) 
720 x 480PsF at 59.94 fps (25 Mb/s) 
Variable Frame Rates1 to 60 fps
Audio RecordingXAVC: 4-Channel 24-Bit 48 kHz LPCM Audio
IP StreamingNone
Interfaces
Video Connectors1 x BNC (Component) Output
1 x BNC (12G-SDI) Output
1 x HDMI Output
Audio Connectors2 x 3-Pin XLR Mic Level Input
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Stereo Headphone Output
Other I/O1 x BNC Timecode Input
1 x BNC Timecode Output
1 x BNC Genlock Input
1 x 2.5 mm LANC Control
1 x USB Micro-B Data
1 x USB Type-A
1 x USB Type-C
1 x RJ45 LAN Data
Wireless Interfaces2.4 GHz, 5 GHz Wi-Fi, NFC
Global PositioningGPS
Display
Display TypeArticulating LCD
Size3.5"
Resolution2,360,000 Dot
EVF
EVF Display TypeOLED
Screen Size.5"
EVF Resolution2,360,000 Dots
Power
Battery TypeSony BP-U Series
General
Accessory Mount1 x Multi-Interface Shoe
Dimensions7.02 x 7.95 x 16.78" / 178.4 x 202 x 426.3 mm (With Protrusions)
Weight6.61 lb / 3 kg
Warranty LengthLimited 1-Year Warranty
Packaging Info
Package Weight11.5 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)20.5 x 11 x 10"
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