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HVR-Z7E - HDV Camcorder
This is an HDV camcorder that not only records on DV tape but on Compact flash card as well. Other features include a detachable 12 x 1/3 inch Carl Zeiss lens, progressive scan recording and HDMI output. A 12 pin lens connector is included which means that with a convertor, a standard broadcast lens or even a prime lens can be used. The camera features good low light sensitivity, Sony quote a minimum illumination of 1.5 Lux. Each camera is supplied with the original Sony 8Gbyte compact flash card which should be returned with the camera at the end of the hire. Additional Compact Flash cards are available to purchase.
Daily Rate
Main Recording Format
Other Formats
Available Standards
4/3/16:9 Switchable
Net Weight
2.4 Kg kg
Net Size (mm)
176 x 199 x 439 (w x h x d)
Power Consumption
7 watts
Image Device
6mm (1/3 inch) 3 CMOS sensor
Audio Format
HDV: 16 bit 48 KHz MPEG, DV & DVCAM 12 or 16 bit, 32KHz or 48KHz
Max. Tape Duration
63 minutes
Supplied with
3 Batteries
Battery Charger
Leads: composite, component, s-video
HVR-MRC1 Compact Flash Recorder/Player
8GB Compact Flash card
HVR-Z7E Manual (PDF)