Video Equipment / Cameras / Sony PMW-EX3

Sony EX3

Three ½-inch type Exmor™ Full HD CMOS sensors, 1920 x 1080, Records in 1080P, 720P, and 1080i HD resolutions. over-cranking and under-cranking, selectable gamma curves, slow-shutter, interval recording and the Picture Profile™. Gen Lockable, SD/HD-SDI out.

Pricing varies and is based upon the specific model and accessories ordered.

The PMW-EX3 follows on from the successful launch of the new PMW-EX1 and offers all the great features of the PMW-EX1 in a new semi-shoulder design. In addition to this new design the camcorder also features an interchangeable lens system, genlock, timecode and remote control capability for real added flexibility, offering a low-cost HD studio solution.

The PMW-EX3 combines a state-of-the-art, non-linear XDCAM workflow with simply the best HD quality yet seen in a semi-shoulder camcorder. It is also the first semi-shoulder camcorder to carry the legendary CineAlta 24P brand with multiple frame rate recording capability such as 59.94i, 50i, and native 23.98P, as well being 1080i/720P switchable.

Title Specifications
Recording Format (Video) MPEG-2 Long GOP
Recording/Playback Time (MPEG HD) Approx. 100 min with SBP-32 (32 GB) memory card
Lens Mount Sony 1/2-inch type EX mount
SDI Output BNC (x1), HD-SDI/SD-SDI selectable
i.LINK IEEE 1394, 4-pin (x1), HDV stream input/output (HDV 1080i ), S400
Minimum Illumination 0.14 lx (typical) (1920 x 1080/59.94i mode, F1.9, +18 dB gain, with 64-frame accumulation)
Horizontal Resolution 1,000 TV lines or more (1920 x 1080i mode)
Viewfinder 3.5-inch*3 type color LCD monitor: approx. 921,000 effective pixels, 640 (H) x 3 (RGB) x 480 (V), 16:9, hybrid type

Supplied Accessories

VCL-614B2X exclusive standard zoom lens (1)
Lens hood with lens cap (1)
Lens adaptor (1)
Infrared Remote Commander (1)
Eyepiece (1)
Eyecup (1)
USB cable (1)
Component video cable (1)
BP-U30 battery pack (1)
BC-U1 battery charger (1)
Shoulder strap (1)
Cheek pad (1)
Lens mount cap (1)
Lens cap for the supplied lens (1)
Fixing screws for the cheek pad (3)
DC cable clamp and fixing screw (1 each)
Lithium battery (CR2032 for backup) (1)
Lithium battery (CR2025 for the IR Remote Commander) (1)
- Utility software (1)
- Operating instructions in PDF (1)
Operating instructions (1)
SxS Device driver software end-user license