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Offers 3G 1080/50P transmission as standard
The HDC-2400 system camera is part of the HDC-2500 Series - successor to the HDC-1500R Series - and incorporates Sony’s advanced technologies for studio cameras. A 2/3-inch CCD and the Digital Signal Processing (DSP) with 16 bit A/D converter provides amazing picture quality with very few noise and high dynamic range.
Extra functions and enhanced body design
The HDC-2400 provides extra functions, as well as a body designed for exceptional robustness and operational efficiency. The HDC-2400 also provides more flexibility on transmission by its side panel that can be easily replaced to fit HD Wireless (3rd Party) or Triax transmission (availability TBC) systems.
The HDC-2400 is 3G and features dual-format (1080/50i and 720/50P). It can be fully updated to the HDC-2500 by adding option keys (25P, 50P, 100i).
This product comes with the full PrimeSupport package. That’s fast, hassle-free repairs, a helpline offering expert technical advice, and a free loan unit while yours is repaired. Plus the peace of mind that Sony is looking after your equipment – and your business.
In addition to Sony PrimeSupport standard and extension packages (see Accessories), we can also offer Sony PrimeSupport Specialist Engineering Support - V2.0 Software Upgrade to purchase with this camera. For further details, please contact our Engineering Support department on +44 (0)20 8380 7401.
|Power requirement||240 V AC, 1.4 A (max.), 180 V DC, 1.0 A (max.), 12 V DC, 7 A (max.)|
|Operating temperature||-20C to +45C (-4F to +113F)|
|Storage temperature||-20C to +60C (-4F to +140F)|
|Mass||4.5 kg (9 lb 15 oz)|
|Pickup device||3-chip 2/3-inch type Progressive CCD|
|Effective picture elements||1920 x 1080 (H x V)|
|Signal format||1080i/50, 1080i/59.94, 720p/59.94, 720p/50|
|1080p/23.98, 1080p/24, 1080p/25, 1080p/29.97 *1|
|1080p/50, 1080p/59.94 *2|
|1080i/100, 1080i/119.88, 720p/100, 720p/119.88 *3 (For x2 Slow Motion Shooting)|
|RGB 4:4:4 Output *4|
|Spectrum system||F1.4 prism system|
|Built-in filters||ND: 1: CLEAR, 2: 1/4ND, 3: 1/16ND|
|4: 1/64ND, 5: CROSS|
|Sensitivity||F10 (1080i/59.94 mode), F11 (1080i/50 mode) (at 2000 lx, 3200 K, 89.9% reflectance)|
|Signal-to-noise ratio (typical)||Approx. 64 dB (with Noise Suppression)/ 60 dB (typical)|
|Moduration depth (1080i typical)||Y: 50% at 27.5 MHz (800 TV lines with typical lens)|
|Input / Output|
|SDI 1||BNC (x1) (3G / HD-SDI output)|
|SDI 2||BNC (x1) (HD-SDI input / output)|
|SDI monitor output||BNC (x1) (HD-SDI / SD-SDI)|
|Prompter output / Genlock input||BNC (x1), 1 Vp-p, 75 ohmns|
|Prompter output / Return input||BNC (x1), 1 Vp-p, 75 ohmns|
|Test output||BNC (x1), 1 Vp-p, 75 ohmns|
|Mic input||XLR 3-pin (x1) (female)|
|Audio input (Ch1, Ch2)||XLR 3-pin (x2) (female)|
|Intercom 1 / Intercom 2||XLR 5-pin (x2) (female)|
|Earphone output||Stereo mini-jack 3-pin (x1)|
|Return control input||6-pin (x1)|
|Network TRUNK||RJ-45 (x1)|
|CCU||Optical / electrical multi-connector (x1)|
|DC input||XLR 4-pin (x1)|
|DC output||Mini type 4-pin (x1) (DC 10.5 V to 17V, max. 0.5 A)|
|2-pin (x1) (DC 10.5 V to 17V, max. 2.5 A)|
|USB||Type A 4-pin (x1)|
Newly developed CCD and DSP
The CCD and DSP provides incomparable picture quality due to the new 2/3-inch CCD & 16bit A/D converter, improved S/N Ratio, better low light and highlights handling. This enables more creative capabilities from variety shows to DMC productions and more realistic rendering of sport events.
1080/50P and 3G single link
The HDC-2400 offers 3G capability and Beyond 1080/50P format using the extra bandwidth: RGB 12bit output for creative shootings, 3D Transmission on one cable, extra fibre length up to 4km, double speed acquisition, gigabit Ethernet Trunk line, and more.
High reliability and operational efficiency
The HDC-2400 has been designed for being more robust than ever for all kind of shooting conditions of Outside Broadcasters. It new carbon fibre body provides a more solid camera body for less weight and environmental footprint.
Compatibility with HDC-1500R Series accessories
As the HDC-2400 is fully compatible with HDC-1500R Series cameras, it inherits their very wide choice of peripherals such as viewfinders (HDVF), Remote Control Panels (RCP) and the Sony unique Large Lens Adapters (HDLA) system.