Sony PDW-HR1 XDCAM HD422 Professional Disc Field Station
Sony’s top-of-the-line XDCAM HD422 Series is being embraced around the world for its file-based recording capability utilizing high-capacity and highly reliable Professional Disc media. Thanks to its newly developed MPEG HD422 codec, the XDCAM HD422 Series provides high-quality video and audio recording capabilities, with an image resolution of 1920 x 1080 and eight-channel 24-bit uncompressed audio.
The newly developed Sony PDW-HR1 XDCAM HD422 Field Station further enhances the operational capability of this series. The PDW-HR1 packs a large number of functions into its compact yet robust body. With a large 9-inch* WVGA LCD, material can be checked on the spot and a wide variety of GUIs offers superb operational efficiency.
It provides multi-format recording capability as standard, including a frame rate of 23.98P in 1080 mode and SD recording. A wide range of signal interfaces, including baseband video (composite, HD/SD-SDI), Gigabit Ethernet, MPEG TS**, DVB-ASI**, and HDMI are also provided. What’s more, an FTP client capability*** allows the PDW-HR1 to transfer files via its Ethernet connection without the need for a PC.
With its great operational versatility, the Sony PDW-HR1 further expands the operational applications of the XDCAM HD422 Series.
* Viewable area measured diagonally.
** Requires optional PDBK-202 board.
*** Requires a software upgrade