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Sony PXW-X500//U B4 mount Professional XDCAM Camcorder

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Sony PXW-X500//U (PXWX500//U, PXW/X500//U, pxw-x500//u) B4 mount Professional XDCAM Camcorder

The PXW-X500 is the successor to the very successful PMW-500 XDCAM. Much like its predecessor, the new PXW-X500 is equipped with three 2/3-inch type Full HD CCD sensors employing the latest CCD technology providing a high sensitivity of F12 at 50i (F11 at 60i) and improved S/N ratio of 60 dB (with NS on). The camcorder also offers minimum illumination of 0.003 lx (typical) in 1080/59.94i mode +42 dB gain, with 16-frame accumulation.

The PXW-X500 offers the latest XAVC Intra and Long GOP recording implementation, while still offering legacy codecs such as MPEG IMX, DVCAM and MPEG HD 422. The PXW-X500 is the preferred choice for the working broadcast camera professional thanks to the flexibility of modern codec choices that ensure that your investment is futureproof for the forseable future.

Records a wide variety of HD and SD formats, including XAVC
XAVC Intra and XAVC Long GOP, MPEG SStP 422 Lite (HDCAM SR), MPEG HD 422 and MPEG HD 420, as well as MPEG IMX and DVCAM.

Direct compatibility with NLEs
Options allow the camcorder to record directly in Avid DNxHD and Apple ProRes.

Slow & Quick Motion options
Up to 30 fps for MPEG HD 422 (as standard) and up to 120 fps for XAVC (as an option).

Professional features
Includes wireless operation, picture cache recording, built-in GPS, Digital Extender, variable ND filter control, HyperGamma, and more.

High quality XAVC Intra and XAVC Log GOP recordings
The PXW-X500 supports not only MPEG HD 422 50 Mbps in MXF (Material eXchange Format), which is widely accepted by major broadcasters worldwide, but also XAVC Intra and XAVC Long GOP codecs. XAVC technology is based on the H.264 standard, which provides an exceptional performance compression technology. XAVC Intra (frame) compression means that every frame is encoded independent of the other frames – providing a better quality picture, without compromises. With a Long GOP codec, only certain frames are encoded individually.

This allows the codec to squeeze the video into a much smaller bitrate than Intra technology. The main benefit is faster ingest and editing. XAVC Long GOP files also require less storage space than XAVC Intra files, providing budget savings on recording media. The XAVC codec adopts 10 bit sampling for high definition recording with rich tonal expression. The bite rate of XAVC recording is 111 or 112 Mbps at 1080/59.94i or 50i and 89, or 112 Mbps at 1080/23.98P or 25p. The high bit rate gives a better quality picture.

Switchable recordings for greater flexibility
As well as shooting at XAVC HD, MPEG HD 422 50 Mbps and MPEG HD 420 35 Mbps, the camcorder also supports MPEG SStP 422 Lite (HDCAM SR), as well as SD MPEG IMX and DVCAM at 25 Mbps in MXF file format. High-quality MPEG HD422 50 Mbps is fully compliant with the latest EBU recommendations for long-form broadcast production and is widely accepted in broadcasting stations and production houses. This recording capability makes the PXW-X500 ideal for a wide range of different applications, including newsgathering and documentary production.

 

 

Specifications:

Mass Approx. 3.8 kg (body only without lens, VF, Mic)
Dimensions (W x H x D) 150 x 269 x 332 mm (excluding protrusions, body only)
Power Requirements DC 12 V (11 V~17.0 V)
Power Consumption Approx. 35W (while XAVC recording, colour LCD on)
MPEG4 SStP (SR-Lite 4:2:2) 1920x1080/59.94i,50i,29.97P,23.98P,25P
XAVC Intra 1920x1080/59.94i, 50i, 29.97P, 25P, 23.98P
1280x720/59.94P, 50P
XAVC Long 50/35/25 mBPS 1920x1080/59.94i, 50i, 59.94P, 50P, 29.97P, 25P, 23.98P
1280x720/59.94P, 50P
MPEG HD422 1920x1080/59.94i, 50i, 29.97P, 25P, 23.98P
1280x720/59.94P, 50P, 29.97P, 25P, 23.98P
MPEG HD420 1920x1080/59.94i, 50i, 29.97P, 25P, 23.98P
1440x1080/59.94i, 50i
1280x720/59.94P, 50P
MPEG IMX 720x480/59.94i(50M)
720x576/50i(50M)
DVCAM 720x480/59.94i(25M)
720x576/50i(25M)
HD Codecs (Audio) LPCM 24 bits, 48kHz, 4 channels
MPEG IMX (Audio) LPCM 16/24 bits, 48 kHz, 4 channels
DVCAM (Audio) LPCM 16 bits, 48 kHz, 4 channels
XAVC Proxy (Audio) AVC/H.264 Main Profile 4:2:0 Long GOP, VBR, 9/3/1/0.5Mbps
Lens Mount Sony 2/3-inch type bayonet mount
Imaging Device (Type) 3-chip 2/3-type Full HD CCD, PowerHAD FX
Effective Picture Elements 1920 (H) x 1080 (V)
Optical System F1.4 prism system
Built-in Filters ND Filter (Optical filter) 1: Clear, 2: 1/4ND, 3: 1/16ND, 4: 1/64ND
CC Filter (Electrical filter) A: 4300K, B: 4300K, C:5600K, D: 6300K
Sensitivity (2000 lx, 89.9% reflectance) F12 (typical) (1920 x 1080/50i mode)
Minimum Illumination 0.016 lx (typical) (1920 x 1080/59.94i mode, F1.4, +42 dB gain, with 16-frame accumulation)
S/N Ratio 60 dB(NS: ON)
Horizontal Resolution 1,000 TV lines or more (1920 x 1080i mode)
Audio Input XLR-type 3-pin (female) (x2), Line/Mic/Mic +48 V selectable
Video Output BNC (x1) HD-Y or Analaog composite
Audio Output XLR-type 5-pin
SDI Output BNC (x2), HD-SDI/SD-SDI selectable
i.LINK No
Timecode Input BNC (x1)
Timecode Output BNC (x1)
Genlock Input BNC (x1)
USB (Type-A: Hose 3.0/2.0) for Dubbing to HDD/SSD
USB (Type-A: Host 2.0) for Wi-Fi module (IFU-WML3), and LTE Dongle
USB (Type-B: Device 2.0) for PC connection as mass storage mode
Headphone Output Stereo mini jack (x1)
DC Input XLR-type 4-pin
Remote 8-pin
HDMI Output HDMI connector (Type A)
Viewfinder Option HDVF-20A, HDVF-200, CBK-VF02
Built-in LCD Monitor 3.5 type Approx. 1.56M dots, 16:9
Type SxS Card slot (x2)
XQD Card and SDHC Card can be used with an adaptor
Wi-Fi Yes
NFC No
GPS Yes
MI Shoe No

Includes in the box:

  • 1 x Shoulder Belt
  • 1 x Cold Shoe Kit
  • 1 x Lens Mount Cap
  • 1 x USB wireless LAN module (IFU-WLM3)
  • 1 x Operation Guide
  • 1 x Operation Mnaual (CD-ROM)
  • 2 x Protective Cap

 

 

Business Finance Options:

More and more businesses are adapting their strategies to focus on financial forecasting, credit control and effective working capital management. The trick is to invest in the business using finance options that encourage payment over time, offer demonstrable return on investment (ROI) and, most importantly, leave reserves intact.

Benefits:

1.                                Spread the cost over time

2.                                Tax efficiency

3.                                Create instant cash flow benefits

4.                                Demonstrate ROI from day one

5.                                Gain additional source of credit

6.                                Cover all acquisitions with one simple, regular payment

Example Quote:

Capital Cost: £10,000

Rental: 1 + 35 Monthly Payments of £320.00

Subject to underwriting and terms and conditions

For further information please contact our sales team on +44 (0) 208 397 1407 or email us on sales@digibroadcast.com

Standard UK Mainland Delivery    

We offer a standard mainland UK Delivery charge of £6.25 plus VAT on all orders (unless otherwise specified)

Items are estimated to arrive between 1-2 working days, subject to stock availability.

We also offer a Next Day Delivery £7.50 + vat and a Saturday Delivery option £25.00 + vat

Next day delivery - Option available if you order before 2.00pm 

European Delivery Service

DigiBroadcast can ship any item within Europe. Delivery charges will apply and are dependent on the size, weight and destination of the products you have ordered, and the area zone it is allocated to. 

All European deliveries are estimated to arrive between 1-3 working days, subject to stock availability, and prices are dependent on the European zone your country is allocated to.

 

Offshore & Overseas Delivery Service                                        

DigiBroadcast can ship any item worldwide. Delivery charges will apply and are dependent on the size, weight and destination of the products you have ordered, and the area zone it is allocated to.

All International deliveries are estimated to arrive between 2-5 working days, subject to stock availability,and shipping prices are dependent on the International zone your country is allocated to.

You will be responsible for any customs or import duties levied once the goods reach your country.   

                                   

IMPORTANT NOTES REGARDING VAT AND EU VAT                                      

If you are an EU registered business, with a valid VAT number, then you do not have to pay VAT.

You can enter your VAT registration number on the check out page, after you have selected your payment method.

Returns Policy                                               

This web site is intended for professional users. Customers must satisfy themselves that a product is suitable before making a purchase. Items sold online are sold on a firm sale basis and are not returnable. Items sold as new that within one year of the date of sale exhibit problems which can be attributed to manufacturing faults will be repaired or replaced. The decision to repair or replace will be at the discretion of Digibroadcast Co Ltd.                                                                                        

As part of our policy, items must be returned as new within 7 working days of delivery and with all the original packaging intact and product tags attached.                                            

Please notify us of your intention to return in writing at support@digibroadcast.co.uk within 7 days of receiving your delivery.         


Returns Policy  for USED products                                                                               

Problems that can be attributed to fair wear and tear, misuse, exposure to contaminants including water or impact damage will be chargeable repairs.

"You" the customer within 7 days must notify us if you wish to return your purchased products to be able to asses, verify and fix any disputes with the purchase.                                           

Customers wishing to return items to Digibroadcast Co Ltd. must contact us to obtain a returned material number (RMA) before shipping the item. When contacting us please say that you want to make a return and have your invoice number ready to quote.                                           

Items returned to Digibroadcast Co Ltd without prior agreement will be returned to the customer. Digibroadcast Co Ltd accepts no liability for financial losses incurred by customers who have submitted unauthorised returns.                                

For some products the manufacturer offers the facility to register the product and obtain an enhanced warranty. Customers are strongly urged to register such products immediately. Digibroadcast co ltd regret that unregistered customers will not be able to benefit from the additional benefits.                                           

                                                

Unwanted Product Returns within 14 days                                        

"You" the customer within 7 days must notify us if you wish to return your purchased products. After 7 days, unwanted goods will only be accepted at Digibroadcast Co Ltd discretion and will be subject to a 25% restocking charge.                                           

The unwanted product must be returned in its original and undamaged packaging with all the accessories. Returns must be made within a reasonable period - maximum of 28 days from the day you receive the product.                                      

If the product is not returned in its original packaging, is damaged or has any accessories missing, we reserve the right to refuse a refund or charge for the missing accessories.                                       

We will not refund the delivery charge and you will be liable for the delivery charge when returning the product. Follow our Return Procedure to return the product.                                               

PAYMENT
We accept PayPal, American Express, Visa, MasterCard, Maestro, Visa Electro, Delta, most Corporate cards and European cards.

 

If you wish to pay over the phone simply call us on +44(0) 208 397 1407

We also accept payment by Bank Transfer and Cash

Payments can also be made in person on collection


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Credit & debit Cards Validation
All credit and debit cardholders are subject to validation checks and authorisation by the card issuer.

If the issuer of your payment card refuses to, or does not for any reason, authorise payment then you will be notified.

We may also use your information for the purposes of the prevention and detection of fraud. One of the purposes for which we may disclose your address and postcode details is to check against the IMRG Security Alert or any other Credit Reference Agency or Fraud Prevention Scheme.

At all times where we disclose your information it will remain secure.

SECURITY
We work with Sage Pay (formerly Protx), the largest independent payment service provider (PSP) in the UK and Ireland. Sage Pay provides a secure payment gateway (Level 1 PCI DSS), safely processing payments for thousands of online businesses, including ours. 

Sage Pay uses a range of secure methods, including fraud screening, IP address blocking and 3D secure: once on the Sage Pay systems, all sensitive data is secured using internationally recognised 256-bit encryption standards. Sage Pay is PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) compliant to the highest level and maintains regular security audits, and is regularly audited by the banks and banking authorities to ensure that their systems are impenetrable. Sage Pay is an active member of the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) that defines card industry global regulation.

Your session is in a secure encrypted environment when you see https:// in the web address, and/or when you see the locked padlock symbol alongside the URL.

More information about shopping securely with Sage Pay can be found at www.sagepay.co.uk/shoppers.

 

 

 

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