Panasonic have introduced
another compact camera to their ever popular P2 solid state
range, the AG-HPX171E.
This compact, lightweight
camera brings HD & SD quality recording through the P2 card
media, with the ease and mobility of being handheld. The
new model is 25% lighter than the AG-HVX201E.
The AG-HPX171 camera
features two card slots which allows you to hot swap between
media, so if one card becomes full it will transfer the
recording onto the next available card.
The Panasonic AG HVX171
comes equipped with a new 1/3" progressive 3CCD system and
delivers a significantly improved signal to noise ratio and
prevents smear. Other features on this new camcorder include
a 20 step variable frame rate function that allows you to
creat an slow or fast motion effect (known as overcranking
The camera also features
an improved focus assist function to support HD shooting, a
waveform/vectorscope display function, and an HD/SD
switchable output compatible with a wide variety of
The new 13x Leica Dicomar
lens on the AG HPX-171 is lighter and more compact than the
acclaimed lens on the HVX-201. It features a class leading
width of 28mm which provides exceptional versatility without
the need for a conversion lens.
Compact, Lightweight HD/SD
Brings High Image Quality and Easy
zoom lens with 28mm wide-angle
- Weighs only 4.2 lbs
(1.9 kg) and has a compact handheld size.
- 13x zoom lens with
28mm (35mm equivalent) wide-angle setting, 72mm diameter
and cam-driven manual zoom.
- Newly developed 1/3”
16:9 progressive CCD for high image quality and
- Eleven-step frame
rate selection in 720p mode for variable-speed shooting
in the 12 fps to 60 fps range.
- Selectable gamma
including Cinelike mode.
- Broadcast quality
DVCPRO HD recording in 1080/720 HD multi-format.
- Two P2 card slots
allow up to 64 minutes of continuous HD recording when
using 32GB P2 cards.
- Hot swap rec, loop
rec, pre-rec, one-shot rec, and interval rec functions.
- SD (480i) multi-codec
recording in DVCPRO 50/DVCPRO/DV, with 16:9/4:3 aspect
HD/SD-SDI output terminal.
- XLR 2-channel audio
inputs with 48V power.
- IEEE 1394 and USB 2.0
terminals for PC interface.
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