Sony PMW-F3

Sony PMW-F3



  • Specs

    Image Device Super 35mm Exmor CMOS Image Sensor (23.6 x 13.3 mm)
    Picture Elements 1920 x 1080 (Effective)
    Lens Mount Sony FZ
    PL Mount (with supplied lens mount adapter)
    Signal-to-Noise Ratio 63 dB (typical)
    Horizontal Resolution Not specified by manufacturer
    Sensitivity F11 @ 2000 lux, ISO 800, 89.9% Reflectance (typical)
    Minimum Illumination Not specified by manufacturer
    Signal System NTSC / PAL
    Built-in Filters Neutral Density: CLEAR, 1/8, 1/64
    LCD Monitor 3.5" Hybrid-type 16:9 Color LCD Monitor
    Approx. 921,000 effective pixels
    Speaker Mono
    Viewfinder 0.45", Aspect Ratio 16:9
    Shutter Speed 1/32 - 1/2000 sec

    Slow Shutter (SLS): 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 8-frame accumulation

    Gain Selection -3, 0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 18 dB, AGC
    White Balance Preset, Memory A, Memory B/ATW
    Memory Card Slot ExpressCard/34 (x2)
    Recording Format MPEG-2 Long GOP
    HD HQ mode: VBR, maximum bit rate: 35 Mb/s, MPEG-2 MP@HL
    HD SP mode: CBR, 25 Mb/s, MPEG-2 MP@H-14
    SD mode: DVCAM

    Linear PCM (2ch, 16-bit, 48-kHz)
    Frame Rates NTSC area:
    HD HQ mode: 1920 x 1080/59.94i, 29.97p, 23.98p
    1440 x 1080/59.94i, 29.97p, 23.98p
    1280 x 720/59.94p, 29.97p, 23.98p
    HD SP mode: 1440 x 1080/59.94i, 23.98p
    SD mode: 720 x 480/59.94i, 29.97p

    PAL area:
    HD HQ mode: 1920 x 1080/50i, 25p
    1440 x 1080/50i, 25p
    1280 x 720/50p, 25p
    HD SP mode: 1440 x 1080/50i
    SD mode: 720 x 576/50i, 25p

    Slow & Quick Motion Function
    1 to 30 fps @ 1920 x 1080 (17 to 30 fps in dual-link mode)
    1 to 60 fps @ 1280 x 720 (17 to 60 fps in dual-link mode)

    Recording/Playback Time HQ Mode:
    Approx. 100 min with SBP-32 (32 GB) memory card
    Approx. 50 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card

    SP/SD Mode:
    Approx. 140 min with SBP-32 (32 GB) memory card
    Approx. 70 min with SBP-16 (16 GB) memory card

    Audio Dynamic Range Not specified by manufacturer
    Audio Signal Format 2-channel 16-bit, 48 kHz linear PCM uncompressed
    Audio Frequency Response Not specified by manufacturer
    Signal to Noise Ratio Not specified by manufacturer
    Input and Output Connectors SDI: BNC (x1 Output)
    Dual Link HD-SDI: BNC x2 (x1 Output)
    Composite: BNC (x1 Output)
    HDMI: HDMI Type A (x1 Output)
    FireWire: IEEE 1394 6-pin (x1 Input/Output)
    Line/Mic: 3-pin XLR (x2 Input)
    Audio: RCA x2 (x1 Output)
    Timecode: BNC (x1 Input, x1 Output)
    Genlock: BNC (x1 Input)
    USB: Standard A-Type (x1), Mini B-Type (x1)
    Headphone: 3.5mm Stereo Mini (x1 Output)
    Remote: 8-pin
    DC Input: 4-pin XLR (male)
    Power Requirements 12V DC
    Power Consumption 24W (Typical)
    Operating Temperature 32 - 104°F (0 - 40°C)
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 5.9 x 7.4 x 8.3" (15.1 x 18.9 x 21 cm) (protrusion not included)
    Weight 5.3 lb (2.4 kg) (camera only)