JVC 4KCAM with Mic, Spare Battery, and Soft Case Kit

BH #JVGYHM170UG1 • MFR #GY-HM170UA
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JVC 4KCAM with Mic, Spare Battery, and Soft Case Kit
Key Features
  • JVC GY-HM170UA 4KCAM with Audio Unit
  • JVC 48V Phantom-Powered XLR Mic
  • SWIT 2600mAh Lithium-Ion Spare Battery
  • JVC Soft Carry Case
This B&H Kit includes the JVC GY-HM170UA 4KCAM with Top Handle Audio Unit, a phantom-powered JVC Microphone, a spare SWIT Battery, and a Soft Carry Case. The mic connects to the camera's audio unit via an integrated XLR cable. The compact camera features a built-in 4.6 to 56mm zoom lens and also has a two-position ND filter. It records up to UHD 4K video at up to 150 Mb/s and allows live 4K output over HDMI. Featuring two SDHC/SDXC card slots, it supports dual, backup, and continuous recording.
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JVC GY-HM170 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 2JVC GY-HM170UA 4KCAM Compact Professional Camcorder with Top Handle Audio Unit
  • 3JVC SWIT BN-S8823 7.2V Lithium Ion Battery for GY-HM100/150/170
  • 4JVC SWIT AA-3602V 2-Channel Charger for BN-S8823 Battery
  • 5Porta Brace Semi-Rigid Cargo-Style Camera Case (Black with Gray Accents)
  • 6JVC QAN0067-003 Microphone for ProHD/4KCAM Camcorder

This B&H Kit includes the JVC GY-HM170UA 4KCAM with Top Handle Audio Unit, a phantom-powered JVC Microphone, a spare SWIT Battery, and a Soft Carry Case. The mic connects to the camera's audio unit via an integrated XLR cable. The compact camera features a built-in 4.6 to 56mm zoom lens and also has a two-position ND filter. It records up to UHD 4K video at up to 150 Mb/s and allows live 4K output over HDMI. Featuring two SDHC/SDXC card slots, it supports dual, backup, and continuous recording.

JVC GY-HM170UA 4KCAM Compact Professional Camcorder with Top Handle Audio Unit

4K is no longer reserved for theatrical cinema presentation; it is in demand at all levels of production. With Ultra HD recording, the GY-HM170UA 4KCAM Compact Professional Camcorder with Top Handle Audio Unit from JVC is designed to fulfill the requirement for professional functionality. It offers ND filters, custom-assign buttons, and professional audio inputs with manual gain control in a form-factor closer to a consumer camcorder. The camera records 3840 x 2180 UHD 4K in 24 or 30p, at a bit rate of 150 Mb/s, encoding the file in an .MOV-wrapped H.264 codec. With two SDHC/SDXC card slots, the camera supports dual, backup, and continuous recording. Besides 4K, it can also record 1080p at up to 60 fps in an 8-bit 4:2:2 50 Mb/s .MOV file, or in AVCHD for compatibility with consumer editing software.

For monitoring, there is a flip-out LCD screen with a 920,000-pixel panel, plus a 0.24" viewfinder with 1.56-megapixel resolution—the latter being especially helpful when working in bright daylight. For an external monitor, connecting to a live switcher, or recording video externally, there is an HDMI port with live 4K output. The included top handle audio unit features two XLR audio inputs for use with external microphones, offering switchable Mic/Line/Mic +48 inputs with independent gain control. It attaches to your camera's accessory shoe and secures with a slotted thumbscrew. It features electrical contacts on its foot that enable audio signal transmission to the camera without any cable required. An accessory shoe and shotgun mic clamp are available on top.

Camcorder

Ultra HD 4K Recording at 150 Mb/s

With dual card slots, the GY-HM170 is capable of recording UHD 4K (3840 x 2160) to either SDHC or SDXC cards that are at least UHS-I Class 3 or faster. It records at a bit rate of 150 Mb/s, encoding the footage in an .MOV-wrapped file suitable for editing in a number of applications.

Live 4K Output through HDMI

You can output 4K live through the HDMI port for monitoring or connecting to a 4K switcher or external recording system. The HDMI port also allows you to preview previously-recorded content in its full Ultra HD glory.

Also Records in HD

Since you may still need to deliver in HD, two HD codecs are offered as well. There is an .MOV-wrapped 50 Mb/s format that gives you 4:2:2 color space for compliance with many broadcast standards, as well as an AVCHD setting for shoots where file size takes precedence, or the footage needs to be edited using consumer editing software that only supports AVCHD.

Dual Recording

Two SDHC/SDXC memory card slots support the following modes:
  • Dual recording: Recording a high resolution "master" to one card and a low resolution "proxy" to the other
  • Backup: Recording the exact same format to both cards
  • Continuous: Once the first card fills up, the camera rolls over to the second, allowing you to shoot indefinitely

Viewfinder and Flip-Out LCD

The 3.5" LCD panel features a 920,000-pixel resolution, while the 0.24" viewfinder—great for outdoor shooting—has a 1.56 million-pixel resolution. A focus assist overlay can be enabled when using either display to help ensure critical focus—essential when recording 4K with manual focus.

24x Dynamic Zoom

Taking you beyond the 12x optical zoom is dynamic zoom. Although this is a type of digital zoom, it can take advantage of the fact that the sensor is over-sampled, enabling a seamless transition from optical to dynamic with minimal quality loss.

Two-Position ND Filter

Helping cut light to enable the use of a slower shutter speed for more natural motion blur, the ND filter offers two settings, 1/4 and 1/16, plus Off.

Nine User-Assignable Buttons

User-assignable buttons allow you to program infrequently accessed settings so you don't have to dive into the menu every time a change is needed. When unassigned, these buttons revert to their default settings, which are helpfully labeled alongside each number.

Output

The camera incorporates an HDMI output, and standard definition video is available through the AV port.

Top Handle Audio Unit

XLR Inputs

The top handle unit incorporates two 3-pin XLR inputs that allow you to attach balanced microphones or wireless audio inputs. Each input supports line, microphone, and mic +48 selections with independent gain control for accepting input from different audio sources.

Camcorder Connection

The top handle attaches directly to the camcorder, which provides power for the top handle. Electronic contacts on the top handle audio unit and the camcorder obviate the need for a connecting cable, which makes using the top handle simple and reliable to set up and use.

Mic Clamp

The top handle incorporates a microphone clamp and accessory shoe.
UPC: 046838070853

JVC SWIT BN-S8823 7.2V Lithium Ion Battery for GY-HM100/150/170

The SWIT BN-S8823 7.2V Lithium Ion Battery from JVC is a 7.2V, 2600mAh battery that works with the JVC GY-HM100, GY-HM150, and GY-HM170 camcorders. The battery has a four-level LED indicator, so you can tell on sight roughly how much power remains before you attach it to the camera. The BN-S8823 is equivalent to JVC's BN-VF823 battery.

The BN-S8823 also has a 7.2V pole DC output that can be used to power the SWIT S-2010 on-camera LED light and the camera simultaneously. When used with compatible camcorders, the battery transmits the remaining power percentage and recording time. An intelligent circuit protects against abnormal current, voltage, and temperature.

7.2V output with 18.7Wh capacity
7.2V pole DC output
Fully compatible with JVC GY-HM100, GY-HM150, and GY-HM170
Transmits remaining power percentage and remaining recording time
Four-level LED power indicator

JVC SWIT AA-3602V 2-Channel Charger for BN-S8823 Battery

The SWIT AA-3602V 2-Channel Charger for BN-S8823 Battery from JVC is a two-position simultaneous battery charger that's compatible with the SWIT BN-S8823 and the JVC BN-VF823 batteries for the JVC GY-HM100 camcorder. The charger doubles as an AC adapter, supplying 8.4V DC power output. The AA-3602V inputs 100-240V AC power.

Two channels of simultaneous charging
Two channels of simultaneous AC power adapting
Works with SWIT battery BN-S8823 and JVC battery BN-VF823

Porta Brace Semi-Rigid Cargo-Style Camera Case (Black with Gray Accents)

Styled in black with gray accents, this Cargo Case Camera Edition from Porta Brace holds an assembled pro video camera measuring up to 16.5" long in its 9"-tall main compartment. It can also be used to carry a full DSLR camera kit. This bag has two exterior padded side pockets, two exterior flat zippered pockets, and two interior slip pockets for storing additional gear.

Use the included padded Camera Cradle to protect your DSLR, mirrorless, or camcorder in the case. A Camcorder Cinch strap enables you to tie down your camera in the case, preventing it from bouncing while in motion. A detachable divider, a removable microphone pocket, a 4" lens cup, and a PB-B9 stuff sack are also included with the Cargo Case. A semi-rigid interior foam core provides soft, protective padding for your gear.

Constructed with a 1000D Cordura nylon exterior, the case's skid-resistant waterproof bottom enables you to set it down outside without fear of getting the contents wet. Cargo case features include reverse zippers that are sewn-in upside down for added durability. The zipper pulls are moved back to the top and function normally. Carry this made-in-the-USA bag using the removable shoulder strap or the suede-grip top handles.

Features

Ultralight design
Dual-rigidity foam for maximum protection
9" interior height for shoot-ready camera configurations
Easy-open, quick-draw design
Comfortable shoulder strap and handles

Compatibility

Including but not limited to:

Blackmagic Cinema Camera

Ikonoskop A-Cam dll

Canon
GL-1, GL-2, XA10, XF100, XF105, XF300, XF305, XH-A1, XH-G1, XM-1, XM-2, C300

Panasonic AG-DVC80, AG-DVC80H, AG-DVX100, AG-DVX100A, AG-DVX100B, AG-DVX100P, AG-DVX102B, AG-DVX200, AG-DVX202, AG-HMC150, AG-HMC40, AG-HPX170, AG-HPX171, AG-HPX250, AG-HVX200, AG-HVX200A, HC-X1000K, HDC-SDT750, AC160, HPX250, NEX-VG30EH

Sony
DCR-VX2000, DCR-VX2100, DSR-PD150, DSR-PD170, HDR-AX2000, HDR-FX1, HDR-FX7, HVR-A1U, HVR-V1U, HVR-Z1U, HVR-Z5U, HVR-Z7U, HXR-NX30U, HXR-NX5U, NEX-FS100, NEX-FS700, NEX-VG10, NEX-VG20, NEX-VG30, PMW-100, PMW-200, PMW-EX1, PMW-EX1R, PXW-160, PXW-180, PXW-200, PXW-FS5, PXW-FS7, PXW-X70, PXW-Z100, PXW-Z150

JVC
GS-TD1, GY-HM150U, GY-HM200U, GY-HM600U, GY-HMQ10U, GY-LS300

DSLR Cameras
Hasselblad, Mamiya, Canon, Nikon, Sony, Olympus, Panasonic, Pentax, Samsung
UPC: 877547020217

JVC QAN0067-003 Microphone for ProHD/4KCAM Camcorder

The QAN0067-003 from JVC is a replacement microphone for the GY-LS300 camera and will work on most JVC ProHD, and 4KCAM camcorders. The mic is used to capture audio and is powered by 48V phantom power. A hardwired cable and XLR output connector is provided, and a foam windscreen is included.

JVC GY-HM170UA 4KCAM Compact Professional Camcorder with Top Handle Audio Unit Specs

Imaging
Image Sensor1-Chip 1/2.33" CMOS Sensor
Sensor Resolution12.4 MP
Effective Sensor Resolution9.03 MP
Gain0 to 24 dB (Native)
30 to 36 dB (Expanded)
Lens
Focal Length4.6 to 56mm
35mm Equivalent Focal Length29.5 to 354mm
Optical Zoom Ratio12x
Max Digital Zoom24x
Maximum Aperturef/1.2 to 3.5
Filter Size62 mm
Image StabilizationOptical
Camera
Shutter Speed1/4 to 1/10,000 sec
Built-In ND FilterMechanical Filter Wheel with 2 Stop (1/4), 4 Stop (1/16) ND Filters
Built-In Microphone TypeStereo
Recording Media2 x SDXC Card Slots (U3 / V30 or faster cards recommended)
Media/Memory Card SlotDual Slot: SD/SDHC/SDXC [U3/V30 or Faster Recommended]
Recording
Recording ModesH.264:
3840 x 2160p at 23.98/25/29.97 fps (70 to 150 Mb/s) 
MOV 4:2:2:
1920 x 1080p at 23.98/29.97/59.94 fps (35 to 50 Mb/s) 
1280 x 720p at 59.94 fps (35 Mb/s) 
AVCHD:
1920 x 1080p at 50/59.94 fps (28 Mb/s) 
Audio RecordingMOV: 2-Channel 16-Bit 48 kHz LPCM Audio
Interfaces
Video Connectors1 x HDMI (HDMI 1.4) Output
1 x 1/8" (3.5 mm) TRRS A/V (Composite) Output
Audio Connectors2 x 3-Pin XLR Input
1 x 1/8" / 3.5 mm Stereo Input
Other I/O1 x 2.5 mm Control Input
Display
Display TypeArticulating LCD
Size3.5"
Resolution920,000 Dot
EVF
EVF Display TypeLCOS
Screen Size.24"
EVF Resolution1,560,000 Dots
Power
Battery TypeJVC BN-VF823
Power Connectors1 x Barrel Input
Power Consumption8.1 W
Environmental
Operating Temperature32 to 104°F / 0 to 40°C
Storage Temperature14 to 122°F / -20 to 50°C
Operating Humidity30 to 80%
Storage Humidity85%
General
Dimensions6 x 4.4 x 11.8" / 15.3 x 11.2 x 29.9 cm
Weight2.4 lb / 1.1 kg
Warranty LengthNone
Packaging Info
Package Weight5.85 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)13.5 x 11 x 10.1"

JVC SWIT BN-S8823 7.2V Lithium Ion Battery for GY-HM100/150/170 Specs

Mount / Series TypeJVC BN-S Series
ChemistryLithium-Ion
Capacity (Wh)18.7 Wh
Amp-Hours2600 mAh
Output Voltage7.2 VDC
Maximum Load15 W, 2 A
Dimensions (W x H x D)2.1 x 1.3 x 2.8" / 53.0 x 32.0 x 72.0 mm
Weight4.6 oz / 130 g
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.32 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)3.4 x 2.4 x 1.75"

JVC SWIT AA-3602V 2-Channel Charger for BN-S8823 Battery Specs

CompatibilityBN-S8823 & BN-VF823 batteries
Power Input100-240V AC, 50/60 Hz
Power OutputCharging: 8.4V DC, 2x 2A
Adapter: 8.4V DC, 2A
Dimensions (HxWxD)2.0 x 4.3 x 5.4" (4.7 x 11.0 x 13.6 cm)
Weight12.7 oz (360 g)
Packaging Info
Package Weight1.45 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)9.1 x 7.8 x 2.7"

Porta Brace Semi-Rigid Cargo-Style Camera Case (Black with Gray Accents) Specs

Case TypeSoft Case
Interior Dimensions (L x W x H)17.00 x 7.5 x 9.0" / 43.2 x 19.1 x 22.9 cm
Interior Adjustable DividersYes
Type of ClosureHook-and-Loop, Zipper
Carrying/Transport OptionsAdjustable Shoulder Strap, Top Handle
Material of ConstructionCordura, Suede
Water ResistanceWater Resistant
Exterior Dimensions (L x W x H)23.00 x 10.00 x 10.5" / 58.42 x 25.40 x 26.67 cm
Weight3.95 lb / 1.79 kg
Packaging Info
Package Weight3.6 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)22.8 x 12.3 x 9.6"

JVC QAN0067-003 Microphone for ProHD/4KCAM Camcorder Specs

Microphone
Sound FieldMono
High-Pass FilterNone
Connectivity
Output Connectors (Analog)1 x XLR 3-Pin
Power
Operating Voltage48 V
Packaging Info
Package Weight0.4 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)7.25 x 5.65 x 5.65"
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