Sony PXW-Z150 Overview:
What could be lightweight, easy to use, paired multiple functions,
wireless operation and 4K quality shooting, fit for a professional yet
simple to use? Introducing the Sony PXW-Z150, The simple set up of this
camcorder ensures you high quality image with 4K recording and
long-waiting feature of 5x slow motion in Full HD (a fundamental
functionality for original content creators looking to impress). Enjoy
hands-free controlled image capture and share all your favourite moments
with the people who matter.
All these functionality and ease at an affordable price.
Magnificent 4K quality image capture
Sony PXW-Z150 provides superd
quality recording at 4K QFHD (3840x2160 resolution) by
using the latest XAVC Long GOP 100Mbps codec. It has a specially
designed 1.0-inch type Exmor RS CMOS chip which enables a full 4K
quality video recording and image capture.
with stunning picture quality
Compared to the original Exmor R CMOS sensor, the
Exmor RS CMOS chip
has higher performance capability. This high readout
speed provides high frame rate(HFR) at 120fps and 4K image
capture without binning.
Moreover, in comparison with other camcorder sensors in its
class and price range, the 1.0-inch type stacked sensor is
brighter, has higher resolution and offers more
bokeh with a shallow
depth of field
This gives you the
magic to create magnificently cinematic images that will inspire
you and delight your clients.
Premium quality G Lens
The Sony PXW-Z150 has a premium 12x zoom lens for its camcorder,
this is specifically designed for 4K imaging, thereby providing
you with high resolution and contrast from the center of your
image, right to the edge. The improved Clear Image Zoom feature
doubles magnification up to 18x when shooting in 4K QFHD and up
to 24x in HD, thereby maximizing the performance of the
camcorder's large 1.0-inch type stacked sensor.
coverage with 120 fps continuous slow motion
Sony PXW-Z150 takes up to 120 frames per second (fps) in Full
HD, This High Frame Rate (HFR) shots helps capture every single
important moment by providing you a maximum of 5 times slow
motion expression, so you wouldn’t miss out on the picture
perfect shots and there would be no sacrifice in bit depth,
"windowing" of the sensor, crop factor and loss in angle of
Take the shot,
like how you see it, perfectly.
Rich recording format for professional shooting
The advanced XAVC Long GOP format promises high quality video in
both 4K and Full-HD resolution while MPEG2HD format provides
full broadcasting support.
Advanced network functions
You no longer have to sweat about connectivity, the built-in
Wi-Fi in PXW-Z150 offers live streaming to the cloud or FTP
with Sony’s Content Browse Mobile software, this means that you
can now control your camcorder remotely on your smartphone or
tablet; adjust settings such as focus, zoom, iris, white
balance, REC START/STOP and more without even touching your
*QoS will be supported by future firmware update.
lightweight body with high operability
PXW-Z150 is ergonomically designed to give you a lightweight and
easy-to-use shooting experience. Three manual, independent lens
rings provides smooth, natural adjustment of focusing, zooming
and iris control.
Choose between full-auto mode or completely manual ,have
creative control and allow your shots to vary as you like them
to. The manual dial and buttons on the side of the body gives
you quick and easy adjustment of IRIS (aperture), GAIN and
shutter speed, not to mention, the white balance is simple to
adjust by color temperature in convenient 100K steps.
Rich interface for
longer need to worry about adapters, the Z150 provides a varying
variety of built-in connectivity options such as 3G-SDI, HDMI,
Multi/Micro USB, professional audio XLR terminals, REMOTE,
Composite (RCA) and Lineout.
Multi-Interface (MI) Shoe
Having a Flexible Multi-Interface (MI) Shoe means power, signal
connections and coordinated on/off switching to compatible Sony
accessories. Your Audio can now be truly wireless.
Clear Image Zoom
With a stunning optical 12x zoom lens, this spells high
resolution and contrast across the entirety of your picture.
Sony's advanced Clear Image Zoom comes with doubles
magnification, smoothly, to 18x when shooting in 4K QFHD and 24x
in HD, making full use of the imaging capabilities of the
PXW-Z150's large 1.0-inch type stacked sensor.
Dual SD Card Slots
Never miss the perfect picture with a dual SD card capability.
This is a feature found on almost all professional camcorders
and enables simultaneous, relay and independent recording.
You have several choice of 4k handheld camcorder to chose
for the market, however at this point of time, Z150 offer best
product value even compared with its predecessor PXW-Z100, or
Panasonic AG-DVX200. It is the best buy now.