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Sony HDC-3170 System Camera for Triax Operation

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Sony HDC-3170 (HDC3170) Three 2/3-inch CMOS Sensors Portable System Camera for Triax Operation

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Overview
Sony HDC-3170 (HDC3170) Three 2/3-inch CMOS Sensors Portable System Camera for Triax Operation. The HDC-3170 system camera brings new levels of creative flexibility and portability to live production environments. Enjoy premium HD pictures plus the versatility of digital triax transmission. Capture premium pictures with the world’s first 2/3-inch HD CMOS sensor with global shutter technology that eliminates the ‘jello effect’ and banding noise. This allows the HDC-3170 to capture pristine images with low noise and excellent sensitivity (F12 at 1080/59.94i or F13 at 1080/50i). The HDC-3170 can output 3G-SDI signals in a range of formats right up to 1080/50p. So you can benefit from maximum production convenience – and your viewers can enjoy premium picture quality.
The HDC-3170 supports the latest third generation digital triax-based camera/CCU transmission system. This can carry high-quality Full HD images over distances up to 1,800m (with 14.5mm diameter triax cable - maximum transmission distance varies with camera system configuration) while integrating smoothly...
Summary
Camera Type: Broadcast
Form Factor: Shoulder Mount
HDMI Output: No
SDI Output: Yes
Sensor Size: 2/3 inch
Sensor Type: CMOS
Weight: 5+kg
XLR Audio Input: Yes
Included in box
  • 1x HDC-3170 System Camera

About the Sony HDC-3170 System Camera for Triax Operation

The HDC-3170 system camera brings new levels of creative flexibility and portability to live production environments. Enjoy premium HD pictures plus the versatility of digital triax transmission. Capture premium pictures with the world’s first 2/3-inch HD CMOS sensor with global shutter technology that eliminates the ‘jello effect’ and banding noise. This allows the HDC-3170 to capture pristine images with low noise and excellent sensitivity (F12 at 1080/59.94i or F13 at 1080/50i). The HDC-3170 can output 3G-SDI signals in a range of formats right up to 1080/50p. So you can benefit from maximum production convenience – and your viewers can enjoy premium picture quality.

The HDC-3170 supports the latest third generation digital triax-based camera/CCU transmission system. This can carry high-quality Full HD images over distances up to 1,800m (with 14.5mm diameter triax cable - maximum transmission distance varies with camera system configuration) while integrating smoothly into current triax infrastructures.

Broaden your creative possibilities and achieve exactly the look you want in any shooting situation. Low-key Saturation ensures rich, vibrant colours in low-light areas. Powerful gamma functions give absolute control over fine-tuning tonal values, contrast and detail.

Power requirements DC 240 V, 1.05 A (max.)
Operating temperature 20°C to +45°C (.4°F to 113°F)
Storage temperature 20°C to +60°C (.4°F to 140°F)
MassApprox 5.0 kg (11 lb 0.4 oz)
Imager2/3 inch type CMOS sensor with global shutter
Method 3-CMOS, RGB
Sensitivity F12 with 1080/59.94i ; F13 with 1080/50i (at 2,000 lx with 89.9% reflectance)
Signal-to-noise ratio -62 dB or higher
Horizontal resolution 1,000 TV lines (at center of screen), 5% or higher modulation
Geometric distortion Negligible (not including lens distortion)
Spectrum system F1.4 prism
Built-in filters 1: CLEAR, 2: 1/4ND, 3: 1/16ND, 4: 1/64ND
CCUTriax connector (x1)
LENS12-pin (x1)
VF20-pin (x1)
MIC 1 INXLR 3-pin, female (x1)
AUDIO IN CH1, CH2XLR 3-pin, female (x1 each); AUDIO switch for MIC: –60 dBu (can be selected up to –20 dBu in the menu), balanced; AUDIO switch for LINE: 0 dBu, balanced
INTERCOM 1, INTERCOM 2XLR 5-pin, female (x1)
EARPHONE4-pole mini jack (x1), (2-pole mono, 3-pole stereo, 4-pole CTIA standard, 4-pole OMTP standard)
DC INXLR 4-pin (x1), DC 10.5 to 17 V
DC OUT4-pin (x1), DC 10.5 to 17 V, max. 0.5 A*¹, 2-pin (x1), DC 10.5 to 17 V, Max. 2.5 A (This may be limited by the imposed load or inputs); BNC (x1) ; No
SDI MONI BNC (x1)
TEST OUT BNC (x1)
PROMPTER/GENLOCK BNC (x1); PROMPTER 1 Vp-p, 75 Ω; GENLOCK HD: SMPTE ST274, tri-level sync, 0.6 Vp-p, 75 Ω, SD: Black burst (NTSC: 0.286 Vp-p, 75 Ω/PAL: 0.3 Vp-p, 75 Ω)
PROMPTER2 No
RET CTRL 6-pin (x1)
REMOTE 8-pin (x1)
TRACKER 12-pin (x1)
CRANE No
USB USB 2.0 Type A 4-pin (x1) (for connecting USB drive)
NETWORK TRUNK No
Supplied accessories Before Using This Unit (1), Operating Instructions (CD- ROM) (1), Cable clamp belt (1 set), Screws (+B3×8) (2), Attached label (1), Camera number label (1)

The go anywhere camera

The magnesium alloy body of the HDC-3170 offers exceptional lightness and strength. Sure, stable handling is enhanced by the camera’s low centre of gravity, easily adjustable shoulder pad and widened hand grip area. Also ideal for handheld operation, HDC series studio cameras offer exceptional user ergonomics in a wide range of studio and field-based production environments.

Seamless integration

Backwards compatibility with Sony’s industry-acclaimed HDC-2000 series system cameras simplifies smooth integration with your current live production infrastructures, including cameras and CCUs.

Servo controlled ND filter

An optical Neutral Density (ND) filter wheel opens up wider creative possibilities. The filter can be controlled from a remote control panel, master setup unit, or directly from the camera head.

Rich focus assist functions

The Viewfinder Detail function adds dedicated image-enhancing edge signals directly to the viewfinder, helping the operator to focus quickly and precisely in any shooting situation. It’s complemented by a Focus Assist Indicator and advanced Focus Position Meter function.

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