Panasonic New 4K Ultra HD Camcorder HC-X1000 is a camcorder capable of recording 4K 60p/50p images on to an SD card. It features a Leica Dicomar Lens, a new BSI sensor, and the Crystal Engine Pro 4k. All in compact.
It can help ease your transition, or allow you to jump right into 4K. The camera shoots and records cinema 4K at a true 24p, and UHD at broadcast compatible frame rates, so it fits smoothly into your existing broadcast workflow. The HC-X1000 features a 1/2.3″ MOS sensor that is always shooting at 4K resolution, and uses its two built-in Venus processing engines to scale the 4K image for Full HD delivery.
The built-in 20x Leica Dicomar lens features four lens groups, and electronically linked geared iris rings for manual control. The camera supports two optical image stabilization modes, one for 4K, and a different mode when shooting in HD, Two viewfinders provide you a choice when operating the camera with either a traditional tilt up color EVF, or a pull out LCD high resolution touch screen. The LCD touchscreen is positioned above the lens for a more natural viewing experience when shooting handheld.
The camera records in .mp4,.mov, or AVCHD codecs, and features dual SD media card slots. Please note that Panasonic recommends using SDXC cards rated as UHS-1 U3 for recording at the highest bit rates. The camera incorporates two SD card slots, allowing you to use relay recording, simultaneous recording and when recording HD you can use Panasonic’s background recording mode.
4K Video Recording with Mobility
The HC-X1000 is a full fledged 4K camcorder supporting various recording formats, like 4K/Cinema 4K/Full HD, frame rates including 60p/50p/24p and a host professional functions .Its 4K resolution produces stunning life like images, and its compact body adds agile mobility. Ideal for professionals shooting documentaries and events, it’s the perfect entry level 4K.
4K 60p/50p video recording
Incredible 4K image quality is achieved at 60p/50p. Using 60p/50p. Using 60p/50p the video frame rate has double the information compared to 30p/25p, smoother motion.
Versatile Recording Formats & Bit rates
Versatile Recording formats and bit rates prepare the HC-X 1000 for use in a wide range of applications. The AVCHD recording format is joined by MOV & MP4 for quick and easy editing.
Full HD recording employs ALL-intra compression for a maximum bit rate of 200Mbps.This brings outstanding quality to image production.
High Quality Core Technology
Leica Dicomar Lens
In addition to rendering crisp images, this remarkable lens produces subtle nuance and shading that LEICA lenses are renowned for.
1/2.3 BSI Sensor
Increasing the read out speed of the sensor has made it handle for large volume 4K data at a fast of 60fps/50fps.
Crystal Engine 4K
This high speed LSI processes the massive volume of 4K data quickly and accurately while reducing noise
High Performance in a compact body
In spite of its many professional functions, such as triple Manual Ring, ND Filter and Dual Card Slot, this compact design-thanks to its 4-Drive Lens System- enable stable, hand held shooting. Ideal for field work
Source : Panasonic